March 8, 2024 will see new power metal frontrunners ALTERIUM, the up-and-coming, Italian power metal quintet led by Nicoletta Rosellini (ex. Kalidia, Walk in Darkness), release their hotly-anticipated, debut album Of War And Flames with AFM Records. After the band already shared a series of captivating album tracks such as Siren’s Call, Drag Me To […] …Continue Reading

2024 marks twenty years of BLOODBOUND. Twenty years in which the Swedish power metal export has left a lasting impression on fans and the worldwide metal scene. The band can call ten studio albums their own, as well as numerous frenetically-acclaimed festival appearances and tours. Last year alone, the band played a major gig at […] …Continue Reading

If there is one band that combines a classic approach with fresh ideas and an expansive joy of playing to honor their ancestors from the likes of early Exodus, Metallica, or Slayer, then it is the German heavy metal hellions, VULTURE. On their fourth album Sentinels, set for release on April 12 via Metal Blade […] …Continue Reading

Love some of that old time rock and roll? Aussie rock festival Wanstock returns in 2024 with its biggest line-up yet, with the rock’n’roll gods set to descend on the Shoppingtown Hotel in Doncaster on Saturday, March 2. With headliners The Animals making their final Australian appearance as part of Wanstock this year, the event […] …Continue Reading

Legendary Death Metal outfit Morta Skuld unleash their new album on the masses this February 23, 2024. Scaling new heights of brutality for the longstanding US death metal veterans, Creation Undone is the latest work of inspired extremity from frontman and mastermind Dave Gregor and co. In a time when the band’s iconic and celebrated […] …Continue Reading

One of the most enduring qualities of music – or punk music more specifically – is that as a listener or musician you don’t feel the obligation to grow up. Ever. It’s actually expected of you that your morals and beliefs will differ from the rest of society, and your outlook on life and sense […] …Continue Reading

OF MICE & MEN do not do things by halves. Whether writing immense songs, recording them to perfection or performing them with the intensity of a thousand suns in a live setting, every member of the band pours his heart and soul into every second of everything that they do. It is that relentless quality […] …Continue Reading

Sydney’s chameleons of rock, RedHook have been pretty quiet since the release of their debut album Postcards From A Living Hell in April last year. And who could blame them? 2023 was the year RedHook broke through from a band on the fringes of success to a bona fide international standard touring band, following high-profile […] …Continue Reading

Metal outfit Amalgama are on the verge of releasing their new album Mastermind and have elected to share the lead single Dark Lacroix with HEAVY and our listeners. A tasty guitar intro revs up the drums before an almighty scream fills the void and the guitar soars majestically with an awesome lick that reverbs into […] …Continue Reading

Amalgama, an internationally acknowledged metal band, is pleased to announce the release of their new single Dark Lacroix. This track is the first taste of their much-awaited album Mastermind, ushering in a new chapter in their historic career, which has included four studio albums, several singles, and over 450 significant live performances across Europe. Dark […] …Continue Reading