Led by their mesmerising frontwoman The Imperial Priestess –  without doubt the most arresting front person in heavy music and possessor of a remarkable voice honed over her many lives and incarnations throughout human history – Neptune Power Federation are one of the most aurally and visually compelling bands in Australia. Combining all manner of classic ’70s melodic hard rock with punk […] …Continue Reading

Emerging from the alt-rock depths in a shroud of emo-punk comes three skeletal figures… Adelaide’s own Nocturnal Animals are back, already making their mark on 2022 with brand-new single Where’s My Mind Been?  Known for their high-energy anthems, recounting angst-ridden tales with distinctively thematic stylings, Nocturnal Animals have produced six smashing singles since their debut in 2020, with last year’s release of Outside and Articuno Makes […] …Continue Reading

Golden Robot Global Entertainment is pleased to announce the signing of the following artists to their labels. Hong Faux – The four-piece has done shows all over Europe, sharing stages with such diverse bands as D-A-D, Clutch, Graveyard, Danko Jones, Coheed, Cambria and Babyshambles. 2022 will see the release of new material, developed sound and live […] …Continue Reading

Formed in the winter of 1999, SkinInc. quickly hit the Perth music scene with a bang. Their fourth gig was played from the middle of a speedway to 5,000 racing fans, and their biggest performance was at Australia’s Big Day Out festival in the year 2000 with 35,000 people – not bad for the band’s […] …Continue Reading

The countdown is on for HEAVY‘s massive tenth birthday party at Melbourne’s Bendigo Hotel on January 26. We have assembled an awesome line-up of Australian rock and metal acts, with locals Armoured Earth, Moustache Ant and Da’nish being joined by Beast Machine, Diskust, Odius, Clam Sandwich and Engraved. Tickets are just $25 pre-sale and on […] …Continue Reading

Wolves At The Gate have announced their fifth album, Eulogies, which arrives on March 11 via Solid State Records.  Today, the band has shared the video for the new track Lights & Fire. Watch the video for the dynamic track, which boasts anthemic choruses and a cinematic and quiet mid-section that builds to an epic crescendo below. Pre-order Eulogies here.  …Continue Reading

Few bands in the entire music network have mastered the art of expression through music as well as rock outfit Asking Alexandria. Equally as comfortable belting out the metal tinged hard rock bursts of controlled aggression as they are at manoeuvring their way around a well crafted rock ballad, Asking Alexandria are that proficient and […] …Continue Reading

In late 2021, Perth prog/pop sensations Voyager announced that they officially were launching their tilt towards becoming Australia’s choice for Eurovision. They will take part in Eurovision – Australia Decides on February 26, 2022 on the Gold Coast in Queensland – and today they are unveiling the video and song that they will be performing. […] …Continue Reading

The countdown to double digits is on! On January 26, HEAVY officially celebrates 10 years hard rock and metal in this country with two special birthday parties to show our appreciation, one at the Bendigo Hotel in Melbourne on that date, and one at Frankies Pizza in Sydney on January 29. Both shows have been […] …Continue Reading