Last week, Stratovarius released Survive, their first album in seven years. Today, the band follows with a dystopian video for Broken. Watch it below. It’s a melodic metal song that represents a modern sound that Stratovarius has grown into. It’s also a brutally honest delineation about the hubris of mankind and what it may cause. […] …Continue Reading

Each week HEAVY will bring you a playlist of the artists featured in that weeks DigiMag. Issue #222 features The Darkness, ERRA, Dragonland, Autopsy, The Agonist, Warkings, League Of Distortion, Enuff Z’Nuff, Skid Row, Devin Townsend, Samiam, Bloodbath, Godsmack, Eva Under Fire, Disturbed, Venom Inc, Lindsay Schoolcraft and Within Destruction. Check it out below. …Continue Reading

Project 34’s third release is brought to life by Chris & Renee Lahoud (Project 34’s primary songwriters and producers). The duo’s objective was to orchestrate a platform that tethered local and international musical talent, from a variety of genres, to collaborate in a unique way. This enhanced the creative process, delivering unique musicality and bringing […] …Continue Reading

Progressive metal outfit TAKING BALFOUR are streaming a lyric video from their new single Awakening. The song is taken from their upcoming album Dawn of Polaris, due out on October 21, 2022. The band comments. “Awakening was one of the last songs that was written for Dawn of Polaris. As we started writing this song, […] …Continue Reading

Vamped Up presents All Hallows Evil an all-ages, family fun event at Advancetown Hotel on October 29. Featuring Battle Of The Bands live performances, Jelly Wrestling, Face Painting, Trick or Treating, a Spooky Photo Booth, Motor Show Cars and Hogs and lots of prizes, the day is tailored to suit kids and their parents, so […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne rock outfit Instynkt are riding the wave of youth and success, having previously introduced themselves to the world with the songs Dance With Me, Angel In Disguise, Dominatrix and Flower, each song highlighting differing sides to the band’s musical makeup. With the recent release of punchy new single Ride, Instynkt have further solidified their […] …Continue Reading

Generally when you think of solo artists – particularly in heavy metal – you automatic reaction is that a solo artist couldn’t possibly possess all of the necessary skills and attributes to fully flesh out what is required to make a splash on the metal scene. If, like me, you think that way then take […] …Continue Reading

Since first bursting onto the death metal scene with the now genre classic Severed Survival back in 1989 and following up with the equally revered Mental Funeral album, influential US quartet Autopsy has carved an unwavering legacy over three decades as masters and purveyors of the vile sides of the extreme metal spectrum. And now, […] …Continue Reading

After years of relentless hard work, dedication and refining their craft, Southampton based metalcore devotees Our Hollow, Our Home returned with their 3rd album, and finest to date, Burn In The Flood.Released on May 28, the record represents another step up in quality and momentum for a band who have become one of the most […] …Continue Reading

BODY PRISON is a fresh Melbourne four-pronged deathcore act consisting of members currently /previously from To The Grave, Zeolite, Suldusk, and Myriad Drone. Created from the pure necessity to further explore the realms of their genre, they have embarked on a mission to produce a new strain of hate, filled with visceral power and a […] …Continue Reading