sonaBLAST! Records 27 May 2022 Until recently, I thought a Belushi Speed Ball was just something that killed one of the greatest actors of our generation, but it turns out it is actually something that has the potential to kill many more people before it is brought under control. Sonically that is. Belushi Speed Ball […] …Continue Reading

Interview by CJ Nash from Local Band Smokeout New Zealand experimental metal outfit Kaosis are crossing the waters back to Australia this June for a series of showcase events alongside some of this countries best and most promising acts. One of these shows is Gold Coast Carnage Fest, to be held at Mo’s Desert Clubhouse in Burleigh Heads on Friday, June 3. Kaosis […] …Continue Reading

Eclectic UK rock outfit Enter Shikari have made a career out of the sheer unpredictable nature of their music. Following the breakout success of their debut album Take To The Skies in 2007 – which featured the hit singles Sorry, You’re Not A Winner, Mothership and Anything Can Happen In The Next Half Hour… Enter […] …Continue Reading

Rage Behind continue to craft captivating adrenaline punches with their new single Genesis, proving that this will not be only a debut album for their intensifying career, but hopefully the debut album of this year on Atomic Fire Records. The modern groove nu-metal monsters Rage Behind from Paris comment on the new song: “Genesis speaks about the veil of obscurity and misery surrounding us […] …Continue Reading

Scottish metal outfit Bleed From Within have been one of the leading lights of the UK metal scene for over 17 years, with their ability to draw inspiration from a plethora of metal stylers a standout feature of their sound. Mixing the extremities of metal sub-genres with the complexities of their hosts, Bleed From Within […] …Continue Reading

Montreal’s Dead Velvet has a second single coming out, following on the heels of their well-received debut single The Dogs. This band’s new single Lonely Wreck and its music video are out now. According to the band, Lonely Wreck is more or less a song about being the last man standing at a party, and also the impact that the abuse […] …Continue Reading

Awake The Dreamer return with the brand new single Alone, which is everything you’d expect from one of the most promising bands coming out of Sweden as of late. Watch the Alone video below.  “We’ve been taking time off to really focus on merging the new sound of our band, as well as keeping the parts that will always be […] …Continue Reading

Regional Victorian metal outfit ATLVS add another crushing single to their collection with new release Broken Bonds, streaming everywhere today. With an arsenal full of new and upgraded material in collaboration with recording, mix and  mastering  engineer Scottie Simpson (Alpha Wolf), ATLVS are set for a big year ahead. Broken Bonds is the second single for 2022 after the tormented […] …Continue Reading

California metal band, SPITE have today announced their long-awaited new album Dedication To Flesh. A masterclass in unbridled fury, the album will be the band’s first on Rise Records and will be released on July 22. Pre-orders are available now HERE. Today’s announcement is accompanied by the release of brand new single Hangman. Speaking on today’s announcement, SPITE guitarist, Alex Tehrani shares “Dedication To Flesh […] …Continue Reading