Silverback Touring is ecstatic to announce and introduce Australia’s newest rock festival: UNCAGED. Kicking off in 2022, UNCAGED is a new rock festival experience with a diversely curated line up of hard rock, punk, metal and more. The initial offering will be an all Australian and Kiwi affair and will play out in some of Australia’s best known festival spaces. Head of Silverback Touring, […] …Continue Reading

You can’t keep a good festival down, and this year one of the Gold Coast’s best alternative and longest-runningindependent festivals, the indomitable Wallapalooza returns November 20 with an eye-watering line-up for the ages!
Headlined by heavyweight rockers Grinspoon, Wallapalooza is back and bigger than ever!
Wallapalooza features a stacked line up and epic sets from alt-metal outfit The Butterfly Effect and alt-rockers DeadLetter Circus, with both acts not having played a show for over two years.
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Great news from the UNIFY camp!
“It’s official. Australia’s ‘Heavy Music XMAS’ will make its long anticipated return in 2022!
UNIFY, the favourite festival of those that like their music LOUD is returning to the sprawling pastures of Tarwin Meadows in the magical fields of Tarwin Lower, South Gippsland,from Thursday 20 January to Sunday 23 January 2022.
UNIFY will host an all-Australian lineup, with the announcement of acts taking place at 8:40am AEST Thursday 19 August – just three sleeps away!
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Now that the COVID vaccine is being accepted by even the most betinfoiled of Americans, rock festivals are finally coming back. Now, AEG Presents have announced the line-up for this year’s Rocklahoma Festival, and holy […]
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As the COVID vaccination effort becomes more and more widespread, music fans’ ability to finally attend live shows again is slowly becoming a reality. In response, it appears that artists and organizers are pushing fests […]
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With more and more everyday people getting the COVID-19 vaccine, music festivals are once more becoming a reality once more. Now, one of rock’s biggest American fests, Danny Wimmer’s Inkcarceration Music & Tattoo Festival, has […]
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In an unexpected turn following their 2010 hiatus, Mudvayne have announced a series of 4 reunion shows for 2021! They are as follows: ‘Inkcarceration Festival‘ (September 10th – 12th in Mansfield, OH) ‘Louder Than Life‘ (September 23rd – 26th in Louisville, KY) ‘Aftershock Festival‘ (October 07th – 10th in Sacramento, CA) ‘Welcome To Rockville‘ (November […] …Continue Reading

With COVID vaccines finally making the rounds and certain U.S. states opening their venues to full capacity, organizers are beginning to consider the possibility of music festivals returning once again. Not only that, but it’s […]
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The metal family is never stronger than when one of our own is in need.
 
Especially when that person is as likable, loveable, and downright talented as Massic vocalist Simon Russell-White.
 
In December Simon collapsed while running with an exploded aorta that required immediate and highly risky open-heart surgery. The initial prognosis was…Continue Reading

To some, the coronavirus has put metal in its place. With livestreaming taking over where touring once ruled, bands’ sizes can now be determined by the production they can put on for a streamed performance. […]
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