VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN CONTENT DIGIMAG #131 HERE Melbourne heavyweights Orpheus Omega have recently released an outstanding EP called Portraits and are now preparing to head around Australia with fellow Melbournites Triple Kill. On the cusp of their first show, bass player Leon Monaco joins HEAVY to discuss their plans. We also catch up with Shepherd’s […] …Continue Reading

Northlane proudly presents Obsidian Whiskey – a small batch whiskey release using all Australian-grown grains and expert aging in charred American oak barrels. Crafted with intention – this whiskey delivers a taste profile that lands familiar, solid in its foundations. Nose: Cedar, toffee, butterscotch and vanillaTaste: Rich creamy texture with light butterscotch, caramel, nutmegFinish: Well […] …Continue Reading

The Butterfly Effect are proud to launch our first limited edition small batch vodka.​Handcrafted in our home state of Queensland, Without Wings Vodka is created from a sugar cane base spirit that is expertly triple distilled and charcoal filtered to create a clean and crisp taste on the palate. ​The bottle is specially screen printed […] …Continue Reading

Groglords have announced today that they have scored an allocation of the new Master of Whiskey limited edition release from Blackened American Whiskey. The second release of the series, the newest bottles are crafted from a 6-year-old Kentucky straight bourbon and finished in white port wine casks, the whiskey itself is bottled at cask strength […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #75 HERE One of the things I love most about Aussie music is the consistency we seem to churn out awesome bands. Take, for example, this week’s cover band IBVS. These Gold Coast masters of metal haven’t even released their first EP yet, but already you can hear that they […] …Continue Reading have once again teamed up with the almighty King Parrot to bring you their latest spirit…the King Parrot Disgrace Yourself Absinthe. Shipping out from June 1, the King Parrot Absinthe is like a kick in the teeth from a concrete boot ….named after the Ugly Produce track Disgrace Yourself it is a fitting title […] …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

The almighty Metallica and Blackened American Whiskey have teamed up with Groglords to offer a limited edition bottle and tee to celebrate Batch 121 arriving on our beautiful shores. Local legend and radalicious artist Sindy Sinn designed the exclusive tee….and $20AUD from every bundle purchase will go to Metallica’s All Within My Hands Foundation to […] …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