With Kilfest rapidly approaching the music scene has finally been dealt a positive blow with easings on restrictions allowing the almost sold-out event to open up for an additional 100 punters on May 1!
 
To be held in the picturesque confines of the Old Kilmore Gaol, Kilfest features King Parrot, Desecrator, Frankenbok, Deadweight 80, Piston Fist, Diskust, Flaming Wreckage, High As Hell and 29Bones for the first full metal festival to be held in Victoria since the world was sent into chaos early last year.
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VIEW AUSSIE DIGIMAG #23 HERE
 
You may have noticed that both Digi-mags are a day later than usual this week for which I apologise. It turns out riding a motorcycle at 11 pm with a flannelette shirt on is not conducive to your health but that won’t stop me in the future!!!
 
We have a few interviews from some top-notch Aussie bands this week, starting with our cover feature, Arteries, who talk about their killer new album Outdoor Claustrophobic.
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With Kilfest less than three weeks away you could forgive organisers for focusing on fitting an already fantastic line up of bands into one afternoon of live music but the Kilfest crew have decided instead to expand that lineup by one more band to make their lives harder and yours better.
 
Sydney thrash outfit Flaming Wreckage have caused such a stir with their latest album Cathedral Of Bones that sheer volume of interest has forced organisers into shuffling plans to accommodate them on the lineup.
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It is an age-old given that before one attempts to conquer the world around him, he must first dominate his immediate landscape.
 
After toiling in and around Brisbane for the better part of three years, Diskust have well and truly done the hard yards, but more importantly, have seen the fruits of…Continue Reading

 
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

 
The Melbourne festival circuit is now officially open with the announcement of Kilfest – a one-day heavy music festival which will be held in the grounds of the historic Old Kilmore Gaol on May 1.
 
Presented by Quirky Sounds and HEAVY, Kilfest 2021 features a stellar line-up headlined by King Parrot with…Continue Reading

 
VIEW AUSSIE DIGIMAG #14 HERE
 
As the week draws to a close I want to send out best wishes and strength to everyone in Melbourne as they enter another lockdown as of midnight tonight. I don’t want to jump on the bandwagon but for all that is metal please stay in for…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

 
The Melbourne festival circuit is now officially open with the announcement of Kilfest – a one-day heavy music festival which will be held in the grounds of the historic Old Kilmore Gaol on May 1.
 
Presented by Quirky Sounds and HEAVY, Kilfest 2021 features a stellar line-up headlined by King Parrot and…Continue Reading