Rising from the Northern Beaches of Sydney, Metalcore shredders ENGRAVED dive deep into the scene with their new ground-shaking, melodically energetic track Wake Up. Devised from the creative elements of heavy hitters that know how to make the crowd bounce, Wake Up is fuelled with powerful breakdowns, singingly catchy solos and head-banging guitar riffs. The […] …Continue Reading

Rising Sydney metal outfit Engraved have taken the bull by the horns and decided to start putting on their own gigs with a view to introducing a wider market to their music. They have decided on the Ararat Cultural Centre in Sydney’s Frenches Forest for their first foray into promoting, with a special all-ages show […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #61 HERE Plenty happening in Aussie music this week, starting with news of the new album from Echoes In Eternity, plus their signing to Dark Escapes. We catch up with the band for all the latest on that, with Totally Unicorn, Bodyjar and Sit Down In Front also stopping by […] …Continue Reading

The countdown is on for HEAVY‘s massive tenth birthday party at Melbourne’s Bendigo Hotel on January 26. We have assembled an awesome line-up of Australian rock and metal acts, with locals Armoured Earth, Moustache Ant and Da’nish being joined by Beast Machine, Diskust, Odius, Clam Sandwich and Engraved. Tickets are just $25 pre-sale and on […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #60 HERE Allow me to be a little sentimental for a moment. In just a few short days, HEAVY will officially turn 10! The very first issue of HEAVY, thanks to the passion and dedication of an Australian metal princess named Olivia Reppas, was published on January 26, 2012. Back […] …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

It’s hard to believe that just six months ago, Sydney metalcore band Engraved were standing side of stage at the Crowbar, feeding off the nervous energy that only a debut performance can ignite. I remember speaking to them moments earlier, their excitement tempered only by their absolute terror of the unknown, months worth of practice […] …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

VIEW HEAVY DIGIMAG #185 HERE For the first time since I have been with HEAVY, I am proud to present a New Zealand band gracing the cover of this week’s Digital Magazine, and rightfully so. Hamilton rockers, Checaine, who have released a steady and consistent stream of rock bangers over the last 12 months, are […] …Continue Reading

Exciting Sydney metalcore outfit Engraved have today released their debut EP, Unleashed. Containing five tracks of unrelenting fury that harness the sound of a young band hungry for success, Unleashed is a heavy slab of brutality layered by contrasting melodic vocals that showcases the talent and diversity within this emerging five piece. Check out Unleashed […] …Continue Reading