After 12 years, countless shows around the world and a lifetime of experiences that can never be replaced, Desecrator are taking a bow. Next year’s announced Summoning album shows will be Desecrator’s last, so they hope to see you all for a gut full of red steel at a show before they go. Statement from […] …Continue Reading

We’ve all met that certain someone, been frustrated to our core by an attitude and wanted to scream it to the heavens until our teeth rattle out of our skulls!
Desecrator’s second track Hate At First Sight – from their upcoming album Summoning is dedicated to that singular fierce and emotional response. A reinforcement of the band’s thrash metal roots, Hate at First Sight is the perfect anthem for a frustrated and locked down current Covid world.
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“BRING A MASK AND EARPLUGS… COZ WE’RE COMING BACK LOUD!”
 
So says the message from The Bendigo Hotel who have been eagerly awaiting lockdown easings in relation to this weekend’s Melbourne shows.
 
“Shows are going ahead this weekend… BIG thanks to Desecrator, Harlott and Gutless… it’s bands like these that are keeping our venue afloat right now!
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The creature returns … from the undead! Halloween Hysteria 2021 will be smashing it out of this dimension with a massive, incredible, stupendous, and SPOOKY star-studded line-up at Mansfield Tavern on Saturday 23rd of October!
 
This edition features Australian alt-rock royalty Spiderbait headlining this premier event, plus an entire galaxy of Australian heavy music stars, both emerging and established.
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HEAVY Interviews Band Influences Playlist 1
 
With the multitude of bands interviewed by HEAVY each month we got to thinking why doesn’t anyone ever ask them about their personal tastes in music?
 
Not being able to come up with an answer we decided to ask them ourselves and as such have assembled Spotify…Continue Reading

 
With the multitude of bands interviewed by HEAVY each month we got to thinking why doesn’t anyone ever ask them about their personal tastes in music?
 
Not being able to come up with an answer we decided to ask them ourselves and as such have assembled Spotify playlists chosen by the artists…Continue Reading

 
Tasmanian songwriter Jonathon “JB” Barwick has brought to a close his epic five-part musical journey with the final single “A Ballad of Heartbreak & Despair”.
 
Released under Fierce Deity, the song draws a conclusion to The Travellers Meditation that began with his debut single “The Path” in early 2019.
 
JB sat down with…Continue Reading

 
With his project Fierce Deity Tasmanian songwriter Jonathon ‘JB’ Barwick has developed his own unique style with melodic hooks and an outside-the-box approach to music.
 
His latest and fifth single “A Ballad of Heartbreak and Despair” brings an epic conclusion to a series of singles he has dubbed The Trials which began…Continue Reading

 
The synergy of melodic hooks and outside-the-box genre-spanning is the sound that Tasmanian Twitch streamer and songwriter Jonathon ‘JB’ Barwick has been delivering in spades with Fierce Deity since his arrival in July 2019.
 
The fifth single “A Ballad of Heartbreak and Despair” (which features guest vocals from Andrew Hudson of Australia’s…Continue Reading

 
With the recent release of their fourth album Detritus of the Final Age, thrash metallers Harlott have broken free from the trilogy of albums that started their career and now explore new territory.
 
Vocalist/guitarist Andrew Hudson sat down with HEAVY to talk about the new album and his take on everything surrounding…Continue Reading