Get ready to rock as SPLIFFS n RIFFS returns to The Rosemount Hotel for a mind-blowing music festival experience on March 3, 2024. Featuring three stages and 20 bands spanning genres like stoner rock, psychedelic, punk, and metal, this year’s line-up promises to deliver an unforgettable sonic journey. Headlining the event is Japan’s amazing MINAMI […] …Continue Reading

HEAVY has put together every Single Premiere from 2023 for your listening pleasure in a Spotify playlist. Check out new music this last year from Audio Reign, Verona On Venus, Kaosphere, Systematic Machine, Mammal, New Clear Vision, We The Hollow, Coffin Carousel, Chavez Cartel, Brooklyn Comic, Patriarch On Black, Suffer The Evenue, Temtris, Planisphere, PistonFist, […] …Continue Reading

The Duke of Enmore in Sydney is turning THREE and in honour of its twisted taste, they are throwing a carnival of extreme good times, the unreal and absurd, you ain’t seen anything like this third birthday spectacular on Friday 20 and Saturday 21 October. You can expect a weekend full of fierce performances from […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN CONTENT DIGIMAG #123 HERE Oceanlord do us the honour of gracing the cover of this week’s DigiMag, talking about their awesome and just released new album Kingdom Cold. We also caught up for chats with Druid, Bad Dreems, Mountain Wizard Death Cult, Magic Dirt, Ocean Grove and Shihad. There’s music and touring […] …Continue Reading

When it comes to walking your own path musically you won’t find much more of a dominant presence than Sydney metal outfit Mountain Wizard Death Cult. Their music draws from a plethora of heavy metal genres without ever fully darting too deep into any one particular rabbit hole, making it impossible to pigeonhole their music […] …Continue Reading

Mountain Wizard Death Cult return with their most epic work yet in the form of the 8+ minute post-metal journey that is Orbital. Taking a different approach from the previous release Initiation, which was relentless in nature, their latest offering takes the listener on a sonic voyage into the void and out of their body, […] …Continue Reading

Prepare yourselves for a first of its kind experience, concocted in collaboration with Jack Daniels. The BIG FOUR supergroup at Frankie’s Pizza.⁠ Frankies have recruited a collection of the nation’s heaviest metallers, icons of the genre, from all corners of the country, UNITING for this unique exercise in extremity. They’ll be performing one show ONLY, […] …Continue Reading

Halloween Hysteria III hits Brisbane this weekend at the Mansfield Tavern with the best line-up of national bands to descend on Brissy in a very long time. Rock out to bands like Spiderbait, King Parrot, Clowns, Stepson, Black Rheno, RedHook, Diskust, From Crisis To Collapse, Massic, Flaming Wreckage, Bare Bones, Mountain Wizard Death Cult, Smoking […] …Continue Reading

Elsewhere on the Gold Coast, Mo’s Desert Clubhouse is hosting more bands from Halloween Hysteria tonight (Friday), with Bare Bones, Mountain Wizard Death Cult, The Black Swamp and Strange Fiction warming your ears up for the main event tomorrow. Gig doors open at 7pm. $20/$25 Tickets (limited capacity).  FREE ENTRY if you show your Halloween […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #69 HERE The travelling Under The Southern Stars Festival docks in Queensland this weekend, stopping at Caloundra today before heading to the Gold Coast on Saturday and Brisbane on Sunday so if you are anywhere near those cities and are looking for something to do this weekend get yourself an […] …Continue Reading