Returning for a third huge instalment on October 29, Metal in the Mountains promises to again shake the granite foundations of the otherwise peaceful town of Beechworth. Venturing out into the open air for the first time, this show is growing into an all-encompassing celebration of alternate culture. Featuring an impressive lineup of all-Australian hard-hitting […] …Continue Reading

After covid saw the demise of Bestial Ritesfest and Metal Sydney Metal have re spawned this festival bigger and better in Vile Incarnations being held at the Crowbar Sydney, Saturday, August 6, 2022. Headlining in a rare performance is Australia’s own pioneering death metal band Misery and supported by a stacked local and interstate black […] …Continue Reading

How do you celebrate two birthdays in one band when you are one of Brisbane’s fastest rising metal outfits? You throw a party and invite all of your mates to celebrate in true metal fashion – with a massive line-up of local and interstate bands to boot!!! Lucas and Chalky from Brisbane thrash machine Odius […] …Continue Reading

Sydney exponents of everything brutal 12Gauge Rampage make their QLD debut tonight, April 8, at Vinnies Dive Bar in Southport. Supported by Eternal Torment, Odius and Adriatic this is one night of music guaranteed to piss off your grandma! Doors open at 7.30 pm with tickets only $10. All bands will be playing in the […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #71 HERE HEAVY music is back ladies and metalheads, with recent festivals proving that Aussie bands more than stack up against the international heavyweights. Last weekend’s Halloween Hysteria proved that with three stages full all day and half the night with Aussie talent and not an unkinked neck could be […] …Continue Reading

12Gauge Rampage’s QLD onslaught is only weeks away, with the Sydney metal machine scheduled for shows at Vinnies Dive Bar on April 8 and Odinfest on April 9. Unfortunately, TornThorn have had to pull out of the Vinnies show but have been replaced by the Gold Coast’s own heavy legends, Eternal Torment. These guys are […] …Continue Reading

Ail hail an annual tradition, recurring every Easter Sunday; each year fermenting into a more fierce and offensive offering: EVIL EASTER. The death knell hath tolled for Frankie’s Pizza, 2022 is the venue’s last year, and so the Evil Easter tradition ends here, with the ‘final sacrifice’ set for Sunday, April 17. Young Henrys SABBATH Black Lager […] …Continue Reading

Hailing from the serenious setting of the Blue Mountains, 12Gauge Rampage are anything but! With a sound more like slamming deathgrind mixed with death metal brutality, 12Gauge Rampage have conquered every state on the Eastern side of Australia – except Queensland. The band plans to rectify that with their debut QLD show at Vinnies Dive […] …Continue Reading

After too many attempts to mention trying to take their new music to the stage, Melbourne metal legends Frankenbok have finally spotted an opening and have announced shows in Sydney and Newcastle. With their latest album Overdose out now, Frankenbok are waiting impatiently to showcase it to the rest of the world and start with […] …Continue Reading

The countdown to double digits is on! On January 26, HEAVY officially celebrates 10 years hard rock and metal in this country with two special birthday parties to show our appreciation, one at the Bendigo Hotel in Melbourne on that date, and one at Frankies Pizza in Sydney on January 29. Both shows have been […] …Continue Reading