CROSSING THE RUBICON – The Oneiroi (Full Band Playthrough) Genre: Progressive Instrumental Metal Location: Dayton, Ohio For fans of: Owane, Plini, Intervals, Thank You Scientist  Find CROSSING THE RUBICON’s music on all platforms here – GET IT on Bandcamp: SUBSCRIBE on YouTube: Facebook: Instagram: ‘The Oneiroi’ is Crossing the […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne alt-metal/stoner/prog power trio Canyon have released their latest single “Minority Outspoken”.
The song is lifted from Canyon’s upcoming EP Static and is full of heavy rock riffs and soulful melodies.
Watch “Minority Outspoken” below:
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Review by Brennan Richardson
Local symphonic dark jazz ensemble Valtozash were the first band of the night and didn’t they start things off with a bang!
In what can be described as both a sound engineer’s dream AND nightmare, the sixteen-piece ensemble (that’s right I said 16 piece!) absolutely blew the crowd off their feet, providing all sorts of pandemonium.
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With their recent offering Resident Human, progressive rock outfit Wheel feel as though they have reached a critical, yet successful, juncture in their career.
This album is everything prog is meant to be and more.
Much more.
It is the type of album that commands repeat listens and one which threatens to envelop more of your subconsciousness with each passing moment.
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Sydney progressive rock outfit Introspect have today released their latest EP Midnight Sun, a 29-minute adventure through triumph, adversity, heartbreak & reverence that should solidify their standing as a band who are unafraid to test their musical mettle.
Guitarist Loko McDonald sat down with HEAVY during the week to run us through…Continue Reading

Single: VAJRA – Maya Album: VAJRA – Irkalla (CLICK HERE to read our review!) Genre: Progressive Rock Location: Vajra Temple For fans of: Tool and amazing Progressive Rock Vajra’s Official Music Video for the song “Maya” from their forthcoming album ‘Irkalla’ releasing January 15, 2021 on Thunder Cult Records. “The video…Continue Reading

Complaints is the fourth full-length Gravel Samwidge LP and the second to be released on Brisbane’s Swashbuckling Hobo Records and follows on from 2013’s critically acclaimed Medicinal Requirements.
Gravel Samwidge have carved out a distinct niche in the Australian rock landscape, always purposefully on the outside but making the kind of noise that…Continue Reading

Brisbane progressive rock/metal outfit The Stranger have released the title track for their upcoming second album, “Kaleidoscope”.
The band has gone from strength to strength in the last 18 months, not only winning over a new legion of fans musically, but also winning the Brisbane Heat of the Wacken Battle of the…Continue Reading

Melbourne’s Flynn Effect are back in 2021!
They return from a 2020-sized absence from the scene with the first taste of the record they wrote and recorded last year, a planet-sized song called “Andromeda”.
Flynn Effect are celebrating the release of the new single with a launch show at Forge Metal Nightclub on Saturday March…Continue Reading