VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #60 HERE Allow me to be a little sentimental for a moment. In just a few short days, HEAVY will officially turn 10! The very first issue of HEAVY, thanks to the passion and dedication of an Australian metal princess named Olivia Reppas, was published on January 26, 2012. Back […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #59 HERE We have something special and a little unusual for you on the cover of this week’s DigiMag… I’m sure many of you know or have heard of Ladybeard, and if you haven’t Google him now before continuing. What you probably didn’t know is the great man is an […] …Continue Reading

“We wanted to take a lot of elements from a lot of music that we like outside of metal and heavy music”. Melbourne based metal outfit Pridelands are on the cusp of releasing their debut album Light Bends after a frustrating last couple of years that saw the band ride the euphoric wave of a […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne-based, five-piece metal band Pridelands have released their highly anticipated debut studio album, Light Bends, out now via Resist Records in Australia and SharpTone Records for the rest of the world. Earlier in the week, they released the fourth song, Antipathy. “Antipathy is a song that we wrote to channel and cleanse some of the more negative emotions that we had during the time. […] …Continue Reading

Resist Records January 14 Words by Matt Gabites 2021 wasn’t the worst year for heavy music, but nor was it an ‘86. So will 2022 just hold the line or break the mould? Let’s see. The first band with a chance to answer this is Melbourne based five-piece metal outfit Pridelands with their new album […] …Continue Reading

(Left to Right – Enterprise Earth, Fit For An Autopsy, Worm Shepherd, Shadow Of Intent) To see all the most anticipated albums for January 2022 – CLICK HERE. To see music from previous weeks – CLICK HERE. THE CIRCLE PIT – NEW METAL RELEASES TBD ___ NEW ALBUMS THIS WEEK Ecryptus – Kyr’am Beskar Electromancy […] …Continue Reading

(Left to Right – The Last Ten Seconds Of Life, Shadow Of Intent, Fit For An Autopsy, Needless) Here are some of the most anticipated metal & rock album and EP releases for January 2022! Which are you looking forward to the most? To see albums from previous months, CLICK HERE. Sample all the music […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne-based five-piece metal band Pridelands announce the details of their highly anticipated debut studio album, Light Bends, out January 14, 2022, via Resist Records in Australia and SharpTone Records for the rest of the world. In the meantime, the band have released a single from the album, The Lake Of Twisted Limbs, which can be seen below. …Continue Reading

Melbourne-based, five-piece metal band Pridelands are thrilled to reveal their brand-new single, The Walls.
The track is being released on Resist Records in Australia and on their new label home, Sharptone Records (for the rest of the world).
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Unfortunately that bastard child of no-one COVID has put paid to yet more planned activities. I hate to mention it week after week but until it pisses off and leaves us to our devices it is a sad reality that cancellations and postponements will become more the norm than an anomoly.
Next weekend sees the postponement of Brisbane’s Moondoll Festival, which in turn leads to Frankenbok having to reschedule their three day Queensland visit as well.
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