VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #71 HERE HEAVY music is back ladies and metalheads, with recent festivals proving that Aussie bands more than stack up against the international heavyweights. Last weekend’s Halloween Hysteria proved that with three stages full all day and half the night with Aussie talent and not an unkinked neck could be […] …Continue Reading

Brisbane extreme metal MINUS LIFE have today unleashed on the world their latest lyric video. The track, The Hypnotist, is the latest track to be released off their 2021 album Contorted Reality. Hitting us this March, this track shows again just why Minus Life are one of Australia’s premier extreme metal acts. Described by the band as a track […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #67 HERE One of Australia’s biggest and best local festivals UNIFY Forever is on this weekend, with one of the headliners, The Amity Affliction, joining us for a chat about the show and their upcoming US tour. We also chat with The Poor about their cracking new single Payback’s A […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #47 HERE One day things are looking up, the next they turn to shit again… Welcome to Australia 2021 kids!!! At least we know music will keep us alive, and this week we feature Emecia on the Aussie Artist DigiMag cover, chatting with Dave Griffiths about their new single. We […] …Continue Reading

October 1 Words by Simon Russell-White It seems strange referring to the year that was 2004 as “a while ago”. In the scheme of time itself it really is not but in the music world it most certainly is! A bands longevity gifts the punter with wrapped presents of content to debate with fellow heavy […] …Continue Reading

Brisbane metal outfit Minus Life have been absent for too long. After dominating the mid 2000’s with their aural assault that saw them supporting high profile touring bands and playing on this countries biggest music festivals Minus Life were the name on everyone’s lips. Their debut album Eternal Urban Megacide was doing the rounds to […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #44 HERE There’s plenty happening on the local metal front this week, with Minus Life featuring on the cover speaking with Simon Russell-White, who is making a mini comeback of sorts with HEAVY. We also speak with The Dreadful Tides and Mermaid Waters about their new music, plus Shannon-Lee Sloane […] …Continue Reading

Interview by Simon Russell-White What were you up to in 2004? It was the era of cargo shorts, spiked bracelets and a lot of cool music festivals. *Insert major generalisation here*. The world was a different place back then, and Australian music was well and truly alive! Venues all over Australia would be packed mid-week […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne fusion metallers, Alarum and Adelaide prog merchants Dyssidia have joined forces for a run of shows across October.

Following the release of Alarum’s long awaited fourth album Circles End and Dyssidia’s long awaited debut full-length album Costly Signals in mid-2020, the two progressive metal powerhouses are finally touring Australia to launch the albums in style.
Continue reading ALARUM Announce Shows at HEAVY Magazine – Rock, Punk, Metal Music & Beyond. …Continue Reading