How do you celebrate two birthdays in one band when you are one of Brisbane’s fastest rising metal outfits? You throw a party and invite all of your mates to celebrate in true metal fashion – with a massive line-up of local and interstate bands to boot!!! Lucas and Chalky from Brisbane thrash machine Odius […] …Continue Reading

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Project 34 are a cover stars this week, with the two founding members Chris and Renee joining us to shed some light on the mystery that is their upcoming album, and what a tale it is!
Kimura and The Vandastruts both have awesome new singles out and both bands talk to HEAVY about their new stuff, PLUS both new songs appear as premieres, so check them out.
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Disdain Records
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Split releases can generally go one of two ways.
Either they are put together by two bands out to make a quick buck while they tide fans over until a new full release, or they are approached as a lasting work of art to be proud of and held in equal regard to their back catalogues.
It doesn’t take long to figure out which of the two the split EP from Shatter Brain and Requiem falls into.
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Ballarat extreme metal outfit Requiem are readying for the July 30 release of their split EP with Adelaide’s Shatter Brain by unleashing a monster of a single in Cruelty Of Time. 
One of three songs Requiem are contributing to the EP, Cruelty Of Time is a brutal slab of epic proportions guaranteed to rot your ears from the inside out.  
Zacharie Dunks joined HEAVY for a chat about the brutality of Requiem’s new song and how much further they can take it. 

“I think that song – we put out an album in 2018 – so that song we ended up writing after that album,” he recalled.
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Victorian power trio Requiem have released the crushingly brutal single Cruelty Of Time, taken from the band’s upcoming split LP with Adelaide powerhouse Shatter Brain, which will be released via Disdain Records on July 30.
Forged at Ghostnote Studios Adelaide in January 2021, and produced/mixed by Jack Hartley (Truth Corroded, Shatter Brain, Hidden Intent), the tracks showcase the band pushing the boundaries of their own sound, exploring new musical concepts with an emphasis on chaotic arrangements and massive riffs.
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We face yet another weekend of disappointment in Australia, with Melbourne and Sydney currently in lockdown and several other states closely monitoring the situation. There’s too many gigs to itemise, but chances are if you planned on catching a live show in either state this weekend, check with the venue to make sure it’s still going ahead, but I don’t like your chances…
 
To help ease the pain, this week’s DigiMag brings you all the latest from the local scene, starting with our feature cover story on Brisbane’s A Somerset Parade who talk about their killer new single Alpha and lots more.
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