The countdown is on as Brisbane metal machine Diskust prepare to launch their first Southern invasion next weekend.
The band are putting the finishing touches to their new single “Khronic” and have promised to unleash the track every stop of the way to Kilfest on May 1.
Starting at the Crowbar in Sydney on Thursday, April 29, Diskust then move to the Basement in Canberra on Friday, April 30 before winding up at the Old Kilmore Gaol on Saturday, May 1.
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After the recent three day scare in Brisbane, it is a sign that we shouldn’t take anything for granted over Easter. Sure, it’s a time for holidays and especially the kids but don’t forget that there is this thing called COVID that looms large in the lives of everyone around us so for the sake of the music world please do the right thing this Easter.
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Brisbane metal outfit Diskust have announced yet another date on the road to Kilfest in Melbourne, with the band securing a show at Crowbar in Sydney on April 29.
Diskust will be bringing Gold Coast melodic metal machine Awake In Time for the show, with Sydney metalcore band Through It All and locals Engraved rounding out the line-up.
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After a devastating twelve months for live music, Sydney’s much loved “Home of the Heavy”, Crowbar, is calling on its community of live and heavy music supporters to keep the venue alive.
The Crowfunder campaign has just launched, giving punters a chance to get their mitts on some pretty epic money can’t buy items.
Supporters can make a donation for a merchandise reward via Pozible, or take part in the online auction for a chance to nab some of the big-ticket items like:

Lindsay McDougall’s first Frenzal Rhomb guitar
Test pressings from Cooking Vinyl for The Bronx, Luca Brasi, The Chats, Modern Baseball, Ceres and heaps more thanks to Cooking Vinyl Australia
A limited Mindsnare ‘The Death’ skateboard and ’Credulity’ test pressing
A signed Simple Plan drum skin from Oztix
A stage backdrop and test pressing from The Amity Affliction 
Crowbar Brisbane’s infamous inverted neon cross
A keg party at your house thanks to Pabst Blue Ribbon
A MEGA merch pack from 24Hundred and Unified

Other rewards include gold records, limited edition skateboards, drum and guitar lessons from some of your favourite bands and loads more signed memorabilia, with new items being added each week.
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Bad Moon Born are in a phase of rebirth.
The Sydney-based five-piece are releasing their newest single, “The Heart From The Hollow”, the first taste of an EP to come in the near future.
A shift in style and pace, the new single heralds a whole new era for the band!
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If you take a moment to think about it, Santa Claus is kind of metal. He’s an interpretation of Odin, Norse god of battle and wisdom, who uses enchanted deer to fly around the world […]
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Denver dirt rockers Lost Relics have dropped their new single “Unrealistic Cause” via Coffin & Bolt / Golden Robot Records.
Sludgy, doomy and damn riff-heavy Lost Relics come at you with the same intensity of some of their contemporaries Corrosion of Conformity, Down, Crowbar and Clutch.
Listen to “Unrealistic Cause” here
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Crowbar and UNIFIED Music Group are proud to announce their collaborative music and wine project and online store Built To Spill Wine.
The launch comes alongside the release of the brand’s first artist team up, a unique goon in collaboration with none other than The Chats.
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