Words by Erin Eddy Out Now It was only very recently that a friend of mine directed me toward Melbourne metalcore band Vatic and what I listened to at the time definitely piqued my interest. When the opportunity was presented to me to listen to and review their sophomore EP, Mercer 217, I was eager […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne metalcore outfit Vatic return with a final single, Dead End, from their forthcoming haunted-house-inspired sophomore EP, Mercer 217, out next Friday, October 21. The band also announce they’ll share their new material live at a hometown EP launch show on Friday, November 18. Dead End is the last single from the 8-track EP and […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne metalcore outfit Vatic are releasing their new single Dead End on Thursday, October 13. Produced, mixed and mastered by Nick Sjogren (Thornhill), Dead End is the last single from the 8-track EP, out next Friday October 21. It steps away from the haunted house and its protagonist Chance on the move, as seen in […] …Continue Reading

Melbourne Metalcore outfit Vatic share a solemn side to their forthcoming EP with new single The Colour In Your Eyes. The new track is the third to drop from forthcoming concept EP Mercer 217, which delves into a haunting tale that will see its full release Friday, October 21. Produced, mixed and mastered by Nick […] …Continue Reading

VIEW HEAVY AUSTRALIAN ARTISTS DIGIMAG #80 HERE There’s some big things coming up in the Australian music calendar, with the next one the travelling Monolith Festival headlined by Karnivool and Cog. HEAVY caught up with Cog’s drummer Lucius Borich earlier this week to chat about the shows and other things happening with the band. Our […] …Continue Reading

Interview by CJ Nash Melbourne metalcore outfit Vatic have outdone themselves again with their latest haunted house inspired single 217. Painting a sonic landscape by combining cinematic textures with crushing guitar and a barrage of gut-wrenching screams, 217 conjures all of the elements of a gore-filled horror film, harnessed into a neat musical package that […] …Continue Reading