VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #76 HERE It’s been a massive week for Australian metal, with the confirmation that Gold Coast metal outfit Sunk Loto will be making a long-awaited comeback with the announcement of shows on the Gold Coast and Brisbane over the next few months. We caught up with frontman Jason Brown to […] …Continue Reading

Interview by CJ Nash from Local Band Smokeout New Zealand experimental metal outfit Kaosis are crossing the waters back to Australia this June for a series of showcase events alongside some of this countries best and most promising acts. One of these shows is Gold Coast Carnage Fest, to be held at Mo’s Desert Clubhouse in Burleigh Heads on Friday, June 3. Kaosis […] …Continue Reading

Interview by CJ Nash from Local Band Smokeout New Zealand experimental metal outfit Kaosis are crossing the waters back to Australia this June for a series of showcase events alongside some of this countries best and most promising acts. One of these shows is Gold Coast Carnage Fest, to be held at Mo’s Desert Clubhouse in Burleigh Heads on Friday, June 3. Kaosis […] …Continue Reading

Interview by CJ Nash from Local Band Smokeout New Zealand experimental metal outfit Kaosis are crossing the waters back to Australia this June for a series of showcase events alongside some of this countries best and most promising acts. One of these shows is Gold Coast Carnage Fest, to be held at Mo’s Desert Clubhouse […] …Continue Reading

Mo’s Desert Clubhouse comes alive with Carnage on June 3 as they play host to an eclectic line-up featuring bands from New Zealand, Victoria and Queensland! Kiwi industrial metal hybrids Kaosis return to Mo’s after stunning and delighting crowds there on their first visit to Australia a couple of years ago. Kaosis take everything you thought you knew about […] …Continue Reading

VIEW AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS HEAVY DIGIMAG #64 HERE  Aussie metal is in a good state at the moment, despite the obvious pitfalls of an industry that was pretty much brought to its knees for two years. One act that has taken everything in their stride is Sydney sludge/metal outfit Astrodeath who busied themselves writing and recording […] …Continue Reading

Since bursting onto the scene with their 2009 self-titled debut EP, Gold Coast metal machine Azreal have been one of those bands whose reputation deservedly precedes them at every turn. Through countless shows on their home turf through to an international tour supporting the mighty Devildriver, Azreal have always maintained their sense of adventure and […] …Continue Reading

 
Sydney brutal groove master’s Black Rheno have just released one hell of a slab of sludge with their new tune “Battle Ready” and they are about to hit the road with it.
 
They are a band that has forged a name for themselves as one of the country’s top heavy acts with their genre-bending mix of stoner, sludge, grind and groove metal.
 
Along with creating their own vibe and style with this infectious assault off riffs, they are also well known for putting on one hell of a live show.
Continue reading BLACK RHENO Prepare For Battle at HEAVY Magazine – Rock, Punk, Metal Music & Beyond. …Continue Reading

 
The wrap up is in from Si-Fest 2021 which was recently held at the Mansfield Tavern.
 
The event, of course, was a benefit for local metal identity Simon Russell-White and didn’t it prove what a lovable and affable young gent he is!
 
Over 200 people converged on the Mansfield to not only show…Continue Reading

 
Si-Fest is upon us!
 
This Saturday night, February 20, sees the Brisbane metal community unite to pay respects and raise money for Simon Russell-White, vocalist from local outfit Massic, who suffered a near-fatal heart complication late last year.
 
That Simon is still with us is a miracle in itself, but with life-saving open-heart…Continue Reading