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Burn Up The Dead - Mortor

Underground Metal News: Fall Of Carthage, Methane, Incontinence, Longhouse, Across The Burning Sky, Mortor, Mindmaze, Seismic

A roundup of the latest updates from the underground metal scene around the world. News includes Fall Of Carthage,     FALL OF CARTHAGE “Suffer The Pain“ videoclip and tourdates German modern metallers FALL OF […]

Horizons Edge

Underground Rock News: The Black Phoenix, Lilygun, Gunpowder Gray, Gambardellas, Horizons Edge

A roundup of news from the underground in classic and modern hard rock from all around the world. Discover new bands right here! Bands include The Black Phoenix, Lilygun, Gunpowder Gray, Gambardellas and Horizons Edge. […]

Wednesday 13

Wednesday 13 announces new album ‘Condolences’

WEDNESDAY 13 has revealed a brand new video for ‘What The Night Brings’, the first track taken from his forthcoming album, »Condolences« and first for new record label home, Nuclear Blast. Check it out here: […]

Chuck Berry

Classic Rock News: Chuck Berry, Mikkey Dee & Lemmy, Warrant, Foreigner

A roundup of the latest news in the world of hard rock and classic heavy metal. Updates on Chuck Berry, Mikkey Dee & Lemmy, Warrant and Foreigner.     Chuck Berry Dead at 90 – […]

Cirith Ungol

Metal Blade Records News: Cut Up, Cirith Ungol

CUT UP Launch Title Track For New Album, Wherever They May Rot Cut Up have released their highly anticipated second album, Wherever They May Rot, today via Metal Blade Records/Rocket! Just as brutal as its […]


Napalm Records News: Kobra And The Louts, Jinjer, Seven Kingdoms

A roundup of the latest updates from napam Records artists including news on Kobra And The Louts, Jinjer and Seven Kingdoms     KOBRA AND THE LOTUS UNLEASH BRAND NEW TRACK FROM UPCOMING ALBUM It’s been […]

Ghost Bath

Nuclear Blast News: The Night Flight Orchestra, Avatarium, Ghost Bath

A roundup of the latest news from Nucear Blast artists including updates on The Night Flight Orchestra, Wednesday 13, Avatarium and Ghost Bath.     The Night Flight Orchestra premiere brand new song, ‘Midnight Flyer’ […]


Tasmanian hard rock act Taberah release new single, announce new album details

  In the lead-up to their third album, Sinner’s Lament, Tasmanian heavy metal band (and self-proclaimed “World Heavy Metal Champions”) Taberah have released a new single, “Child of Storm” with a video directed by Josh Gee and produced by Dawnless […]

Madame Mayhem

Madame Mayhem announces Springtime U.S. shows

East coast fans of theatrical rocker Madame Mayhem will soon get the chance to experience her over-the-top stage show, with five special shows announced this spring – including dates playing with such renowned rock acts […]


Canadian Fest Celebrating Women In Metal METALOCALYPSTICK Announce Second Batch of Bands To Line Up

Based in Valemount, BC near Jasper National Park with the beautiful backdrop of the Canadian Rockies, there stands an outdoor festival that just doesn’t celebrate Heavy Metal, but embraces the power of women in metal. […]

Spitefuel - Second To None

German rockers Spitefuel publish new video; new album details

German heavy rockers SpiteFuel have published a new video for the track “Purified”. Taken off the band’s upcoming album “Second To None”, which will be released on April 7th via MDD Records, the footage from […]


French progressive metallers Hyaena Set to Release Debut Album “Existence” on April 5th

  Existence is a debut album by a French Progressive Death Metal quintet Hyaena, which is set to be released on April 5th. The band which hails from Orleans has been active since 2010, and for almost […]

Papa Roach

Papa Roach Announce The Release Of New Album ‘Crooked Teeth’ Out May 19

  Papa Roach announce the May 19 release of their ninth-studio album, Crooked Teeth via Eleven Seven Music/Sony Music Australia. The band has already given fans of taste of album with the November release of the […]

I Prevail Australian tour 2017

I Prevail ‘Lifelines’ Australian Tour Sold Out

  I Prevail has made a clean sweep of Australia. Every single show on their Australian LIFELINES album tour presented by Destroy All Lines, Chugg Entertainment and Hysteria Mag is SOLD OUT. Destroy All Lines’ General Manager of Touring, Chris […]

Mindsnare - Unholy Rush

Mindsnare release first album in 10 years ‘Unholy Rush’

Mindsnare, one of Australia’s most influential bands of the past decade have astounded us today with the surprise release of Unholy Rush, their first album in 10 years. Unholy Rush is the band’s 5th album following 2007 […]

Northlane - Mesmer

Northlane Release Surprise New Album Mesmer; Out Now Worldwide

  Northlane have just released their surprise fourth album Mesmer worldwide. Mesmer appeared with no forewarning on digital services at 8am AEDT and is also available on CD, LP and tape from all good music […]

Thomas Wynn And The Believers - Wade Waist Deep

VIDEO PREMIERE: Thomas Wynn and The Believers – Man Out of Time (Acoustic Session)

Meet Thomas Wynn and The Believers, an American band with a striking new organic rock record about building a better life, a life you really believe in. Named #1 Rock Band and #1 Country/Folk Band […]


Mayhem unleash De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas over Europe Pt. II

  MAYHEM are kicking off the second leg of their European “Purgatorium”-tour that will again see the complete performance of their black metal landmark debut album ‘De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas’ tomorrow, March 24th at Nöjesfabriken in Karlstad, […]

Grand Magus

Grand Magus release new video for ‘Freja’s Choice’

Swedish riff lords GRAND MAGUS released their current studio Album »Sword Songs« on May 13th 2016 through Nuclear Blast. Once more, the band entered the European charts with high positions. In support of their upcoming UK and Ireland tour, […]

Luca Brasi Australian tour 2017

Luca Brasi sells out Melbourne show, add second show to Australian tour

  Luca Brasi slap another sold out sign on their national headline tour as the 170 Russell show in Melbourne on Friday 23 June is sold out. Due to high demand an additional date has been announced, playing […]

Kingdom Of Kai

Kingdom Of Kai: Australian Metal Artists Release Compilation To Support Heart Patient – Kai Goddard

  One of the finest attributes of the Australian spirit is Mateship. Helping your mates without question and without expectation. The Australian heavy metal scene is no exception with mateship deeply entrenched within. It’s this […]

Burden man

Introducing Burden Man: Dark Folk To Soothe & Haunt You

  Sydney musician Justin Finch is set to release his debut EP under the moniker of Burden Man on May 27 Burden Man is best described as dark folk. Heavy and crushing but not in […]


Perth rockers Valdaway return to launch new single ‘Follow’

Building upon the breakthrough of 2015’s debut album Boom Shake Heartbreak, Perth quartet Valdaway return with new single ‘Follow’, a fervent slice of their now trademark hook laden Alt-rock. Teaming up once again with renowned engineer Dave Parkin (Jebediah,  Abbe May), ‘Follow’ showcases the […]

Angry Anderson Band

Angry Anderson Band Announce Sydney Show For ‘Tatts: Live In Brunswick’ Tour

Tatts: Live in Brunswick is a 14-track album recorded in the early ‘80s at Melbourne’s Bombay Bicycle Club in Brunswick and mastered for loyal fans in 2017.  This album captures the sweaty, alcohol soaked, intense […]

Welcome To Wacken

Banger Films ‘Welcome To Wacken’ Virtual Reality Film To Premiere At Hot Docs Film Fest

‘WELCOME TO WACKEN’ is an interactive virtual reality documentary that takes you deep inside Germany’s Wacken Open Air – the biggest heavy metal festival on Earth. Produced by Canada’s BANGER FILMS (Metal Evolution, Iron Maiden: […]


Kadavar announce European headline tour with Death Alley

  Berlin, Germany-based rockers, KADAVAR, proudly announce a new European headline tour for October / November 2017. This journey will guide the band across 15 countries within 5 weeks. On this tour, the band will […]

Loud As Hell Festival 2017

All Else Fails Join ‘Loud As Hell’ Festival 2017 Line-Up

  Coming off their first international tour of India (tour diary on Decibel Magazine here) and performing their local Edmonton CD release show last month for their new EP ‘The Forever Lie’. ALL ELSE FAILS confirm they […]

Jessie Galante - The Show Must Go On

Jessie Galante new album “The Show Must Go On” to be released on May 12th

  The cross-continental produced CD “The Show Must Go On” takes soul rock singer Jessie Galante on new journey in honor of late husband double platinum producer Larry Swist. The full-length, 11-track album release, “The […]


UK act Madness announce Australia tour

  Madness are one of the top 20 selling UK groups of all time, with seven top ten albums, 22 top 20 hits and over six million album sales to their name. Now the nutty […]

Crystal Cities

Dream rockers Crystal Cities release “Who’s Gonna Save Us Now” EP & Video

  The Newtown troubadours and graduates of The Australian Institute Of Music are releasing the video for their lead single ‘WHO’S GONNA SAVE US NOW’, on the back of charting at number 1 for triple […]