Queensland agency Beats Cartel has today released two raucous mixtapes to support fellow musicians Australia-wide during this period of intense Covid lockdown. Teaming up with Support Act, an organisation helping artists, roadies and music workers in crisis, Beats Cartel has assembled a massive list of roster artists and friends worldwide to kindly donate a track to the project, with […] …Continue Reading

Eleven Dive Bar in Maroochydore has a double dose of FREE live entertainment this weekend, presented by TTC and DoubleOne Entertainment. Friday, September 24 sees Puka Shell Necklace, Sailing In Space, Flira and Monsters Up North take the stage, while the following night Speedracer deliver their high energy show with December’s Deadline and Kentucky Green […] …Continue Reading

The self-proclaimed Metal Tour of the Year found it’s way to Boston, Massachusetts this past week to the delight of thousands of New England area metal fans that have just begun to come out of their pandemic induced live music hibernation. Over the course of the last two years any live shows, let alone alone […] …Continue Reading

One of the biggest names in modern hardcore, Comeback Kid have released the fast-paced, riff-heavy banger No Easy Way Out. The track, which was recorded in Winnipeg, MB at Private Ear Recording studio, is the first new original music to be heard from the influential hardcore/punk outfit since their 2017 release Outsider. …Continue Reading

Legendary DC hardcore photographer Jim Saah shares images and ’80 punk tales from his book In My Eyes: Photographs 1982-1997.
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VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #45 HERE It is testament to the growing stature of Australian music that this week we feature a host of up and coming bands alongside one of this countries finest punk outfits of the last 40 years… Sydney punk upstarts Only At The Movies have secured the cover this week, […] …Continue Reading

Looking for your new favourite band? Or maybe just something a little different? Starting this week, HEAVY will be assembling a YouTube and Spotify playlist featuring all of the new songs that have come across our desk in the last week! Press play and run through them in order, otherwise hit shuffle, but however you […] …Continue Reading

To be someone with a Wild heart means to be passionate, strong in conviction and have a willingness to stick the course and see it through. South-East Queensland-based hardcore act Wildheart exemplify this conviction, this passionate dedication to telling stories of truth and unearthing injustice through their music. Today, they reveal the fruits of their […] …Continue Reading

Eleven Dive Bar in Maroochydore is fast becoming the place to be for live music on the Sunshine Coast, and tonight September 17) sees the venue reaffirm that status with a bumper night of music dubbed Outbreak. Sunshine Coast metal machine Death Plague will be joined by Tetrament and Hang ‘Em High from Brisbane in […] …Continue Reading

The Amity Affliction have shared a powerful new song, Like Love. Like Love was written by co-vocalist Joel Birch for Ahren Stringer, about their friend SK who sadly passed away. It’s important as a band that The Amity Affliction draws from personal experience and maintains its dedication to facing up to the brutal realities of mental illness within the context of their songs.  […] …Continue Reading