Harnessing the intensity and intent of a debut album can be difficult. Public expectations are noticeably higher for your second release and your existing fan base has likely also grown significantly. Many bands attempt to replicate the things that went right the first time around and end up forcing themselves into a sonic box of […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN CONTENT DIGIMAG #143 HERE The Australian Content DigiMag #143 is ready to rock, featuring an awesome cover interview with Devin Townsend about his upcoming Australian tour. We also catch up with F.U.C ahead of this weekend’s Wallapalooza as well as Verona Lights, Escarion and Sunk Loto. We bring you the latest tour […] …Continue Reading

Fusing progressive and symphonic sensibilities to their already eclectic blackened death style, Melbourne based act ESCARION have released a second single and video, Zeitgeist from their newly released sophomore album Towards A Futile Existence. Marked by guitarist Louis Parengkuan’s thrash-laden style as well as atmospheric vocals and textured keyboards from newest member Gaia, the eight […] …Continue Reading

After the hellish year of Victorian lockdown and doubt, Frankenbok are back stronger than ever and ready to rip the roof off the Tote on August 21. Local music is in need of local support and there is no better way to come back to the fray than to see these Melbourne veterans at their strongest at one of the best venues in Melbourne.
Frankenbok have been busy recording their follow-up to the 2017 tearing album ‘Vicious, Lawless’, an as yet untitled album that sees the Bok at their most ferocious and inventive.
Continue reading FRANKENBOK Announced For The TOTE at HEAVY Magazine – Rock, Punk, Metal Music & Beyond. …Continue Reading

Here are the new records that will be coming out this week! If you’d like to see releases added to the list for future weeks, contact us by clicking here. To see all the most anticipated albums for January 2021 – CLICK HERE. To see music from previous weeks – CLICK…Continue Reading

Some big news as far as releases go this week, and HEAVY has interviews with some of the major players!
Doug Aldrich from The Dead Daisies chats about their upcoming album Holy Ground, while Inglorious stop in to chat about their new belter of an album We Will…Continue Reading

Australia’s death metal newcomers Escarion are releasing their debut full-length album Pillars of the Faith independently worldwide on January 29.
The band has released a guitar playthrough for their single “Greed”. You can watch Guitarist Johnny Arhondis playing the song also live at the Bendigo Hotel in Melbourne at their album launch…Continue Reading