As much as music is about personal perfection, it still seems to be at its strongest with tension and disharmony. Not of a human nature, but more from an eclectic point of view, especially when it comes to taste. If everyone in the band liked the same thing the propensity for recycled music and ideas […] …Continue Reading

Although the last night gives a quick insight into her personal status, Chloe Trujillo is far from simply being the wife of her famous bass playing husband. She is a bona fide musician in her own right, sharing her artistic output between verse and painting with equal passion. Born in France, Chloe was granted her […] …Continue Reading

After paying close attention to the orchestral side of music over their last few releases, Blind Guardian have decided the boundaries can be pushed no more, electing instead to return more to their roots on their new album The God Machine. Thirty years after their groundbreaking release Somewhere Far Beyond, Blind Guardian prove that there’s […] …Continue Reading

Just under two years ago the Australian music scene was saddened to hear that Sunshine Coast metal/rap/noise hybrid New Clear Vision were calling it a day. For five years the band was a breath of fresh air on a Brisbane music scene that too often got caught in its own self-importance rather than enjoying music […] …Continue Reading

Words by Simon Russell-White Calling all heavy metal fans, may I have your attention please! Oakland, California’s Machine Head are about to drop their tenth, ten ton hammer on us all, and trust me you are not prepared! In short (for now) Of Kingdom and Crown is without doubt one of the most punishing heavy […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne hard rock outfit Hellz Abyss are preparing for the first date of a national tour which starts on Saturday, August 6 at Scotties Garage in Melbourne. The Blow tour will travel most parts of Australia by the time it winds up back in Melbourne at Musicland on October 8, with the band promising an […] …Continue Reading

Swedish hard rock/melodic rock outfit H.E.A.T have quickly established themselves as one of the premiere exponents of the scene on a global scale, touring with the likes of Alice Cooper and Thin Lizzy, in the process introducing many hardened rock lovers to the driving rhythm that is melodic rock. Comprising members who have been there […] …Continue Reading