It’s another devastating blow but due to the Covid-19 extended lockdown in NSW and current density restrictions for outdoor concerts in South Australia we have been left with no choice but to reschedule the Sydney and Adelaide legs of Full Tilt. They were to take place on Saturday 31 July at Bella Vista Farm and Saturday 17 July Adelaide Showgrounds respectively.
 
The rescheduled date for Sydney is Saturday 27 November at Bella Vista Farm.
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HEAVY are proud to have Sydney rockers Crosson grace this week’s cover, with frontman Jason Crosson joining us to chat about their new live album/Blue Ray Live At The Orpheum that is out now!
 
We also chat with A Somerset Parade about their latest single Alpha plus The Mercy Kills stop in to talk about thier upcoming show as part of the Moondoll Festival in Brisbane.
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A statement from the organisers of Full Tilt released today reads:
 
“It’s another crushing blow but due to the Covid-19 extended lockdown in Victoria and current density restrictions for outdoor concerts we have been left with no choice but to reschedule the Melbourne leg of Full Tilt which was to take place on Saturday 3 July at Coburg Velodrome.
 
We are thrilled to announce that almost all the artists originally announced will be able to make the new date.
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The Black Wreath have announced the full line up appearing at Blacken Open Air festival.
 
Blacken is a camp out metal festival taking place from July 30 to August 2 2021 in the Dead Centre of Australia. This three night outdoor festival is nestled in the beauty of Ross River Resort right at the mouth of N’Dhala Gorge.
 
Over a dozen more bands have been added to the already stacked lineup.
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Piercing through the dark winter clouds, innovative leaders of the modern death metal scene Psycroptic have decided that the time has arrived to lunge out of the darkness and back onto the stage.
 
Since their formation in 1999, the band have constantly evolved and broken through boundaries to write intense sonic creations that are heavy, catchy and worship the riff. Coupled with their incredibly tight and dynamic live performances, Psycroptic have persistently dominated Australian metal and are determined to keep it that way.
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To any of those still lamenting the loss of live music in this country, I urge you to take a look through our news section of this weeks DigiMag to see all of the shows on offer!
 
Northern NSW hard rock/metal duo Beast Machine front the cover this week, talking about their upcoming single “Better” and two FNQ shows supporting Frankenbok.
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After suffering the fate of many other festivals around the world last year, it seems like the organisers of Blacken Open Air have vowed to make this years line up even better than ever to make up for lost time.
 
Headlined by Thy Art Is Murder, Psycroptic and Amyl And The Sniffers, Blacken brings bands and fans from all over the nation to celebrate rock, metal and punk music in the Dead Centre of the country.
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2020 was an unprecedented shit show of unpredictable unforeseeable chaos, disruption and all-round turmoil. The complementary soundtrack to this malevolence was courtesy…Continue Reading

 
Tasmanian outfit Roadkill are putting the finishing touches to their latest album which will be out in mid-2021.
 
In the meantime, the band has released an EP made up of leftover songs from previous album Ruled By Machines.
 
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Here are some of the noteworthy metal / rock singles to be released this week! Browse and listen below. For singles from previous weeks – CLICK HERE. To see all the most anticipated albums for November 2020 – CLICK HERE. To see new albums released this week – CLICK HERE. Annisokay…Continue Reading