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Joe Perry - Sweetzerland Manifesto

Aerosmith’s Joe Perry Announces First Solo Album Since 2009 – ‘Sweetzerland Manifesto’

  Aerosmith‘s Joe Perry will release Sweetzerland Manifesto, his first non-holiday solo album in eight years, on January 19. “Sweetzerland Manifesto” marks Perry‘s sixth solo album and is comprised of 10 new tracks. The project features collaborations with Robin Zander of Cheap Trick, as […]

Neal Morse - Life and Times

Neal Morse Reveals His ‘Life & Times’ On New Solo Album Due Out February 16

“I didn’t get into music because I wanted to be a big success…I originally went after music because I simply loved it. There wasn’t anything else for me. Nothing moved me like music did, and […]

Lich King

Lich King & Hidden Intent Australia tour supports announced, tickets on sale now

  THRASH ATTACK! If head snapping riffs, mosh stomping beats & loud, drunken, rowdy shows whet your metal appetite, then this banger is for you. LICH KING (USA) tour our region for the first time […]

Machine Head

Machine Head reveal details for new album ‘Catharsis’, release new track ‘Beyond The Pale’

  San Francisco Bay Area metal titans MACHINE HEAD, will release their highly anticipated new album Catharsis on January 26 via Nuclear Blast Entertainment. Today, the band has released a brand-new track from the album entitled “Beyond The […]


Grimm Jack release video for ‘Sex Drive’

Grimm Jack’s latest video “Sex Drive” Which includes the hard rock staples of Hot Girls, A Cool Car And Fried Chicken! is out now- enjoy!

Venom, Inc Australia tour 2018

VENOM INC. Announce First Ever Australian Tour

  Venom Inc. FOR THE FIRST TIME IN AUSTRALIA! The formidable Abaddon, Mantas and Demolition Man descend on Aussie shores for their Avé Australis Tour in February 2018. Formed as Venom in 1979 in Newcastle […]

Nucleust | Photo credit: Andre Avila - Redwood Visions

Nucleust release Australian tour video ahead of European tour with Six Feet Under

  Perth cerebral prog metal act Nucleust have released video footage from their recent extensive tour around Australia in support of their latest album “Terra Cerebral” where the band hit all regions across the country […]

Dashboard Confessional

Dashboard Confessional returns with new album ‘Crooked Shadows’ on February 9th

Dashboard Confessional has announced details of their long awaited new album, Crooked Shadows, to be released February 9th on Fueled By Ramen.  Crooked Shadows marks Dashboard Confessional’s first new album in over eight years and […]

Gilby Clarke

Gilby Clarke Australian Tour Video Released and Tour Supports Announced

Gilby Clarke needs no introduction to rock fans. He played in both Guns N’ Roses and the MC5. Who else can claim membership in two of the most life-altering rock ’n’ roll outfits to ever […]

Stone Temple Pilots

Stone Temple Pilots announce new singer Jeff Gutt and release new track ‘Meadow”

  At a private show Tuesday night in Los Angeles, Stone Temple Pilots made its triumphant return to the stage at the Troubadour where the Grammy®-winning group welcomed Jeff Gutt as their new lead singer. […]

RSO Australian tour 2018

Richie Sambora & Orianthi Join Forces as RSO for Australian Tour including ‘Under The Southern Stars’

  2018 is set to kick off in the most sensational way. Brand new summer festival, Under the Southern Stars is bringing together the best of Aussie Rock with an international touch. Headlined by the […]

Perturbator Australian tour

Support acts announced for Perturbator Australian tour

  Producing dark and retrofuturistic music with a strong 80’s feeling, Perturbator is the spearhead of the new synthwave revival. Supports for his first Australian tour next week have just been announced! Nov 21 Melbourne […]

Wolfmother - Freedom Is Mine

Wolfmother release brand new single ‘Freedom Is Mine’

  Freedom Is Mine is the barnstorming new single from Grammy winning Australian rock lords Wolfmother. Released independently and produced by Wolfmother main man Andrew Stockdale in his Byron Bay studio, the track evokes the […]

Marilyn Manson

Marilyn manson drops new video for ‘Kill4Me’ starring Johnny Depp

Marilyn Manson teamed up with director Bill Yukich to film the video for “KILL4ME” from his new album Heaven Upside Down, which critics are calling career defining. The video, which stars Marilyn Manson, Johnny Depp […]

Sydney City Limits 2018

Sydney City Limits Sideshows 2018 – first round lineup announced

  As the dust settles from the huge launch of Sydney’s newest one-day festival Sydney City Limits, the inevitable question of sideshows was bound to arise. It’s an understandable query, as the team behind Splendour […]

The Church

The Church share new video for ‘I Don’t Know How I Don’t Know Why’ ahead of Australian tour

  the church share trippy live video for ‘I Don’t Know How I Don’t Know Why’, the third single from their acclaimed 26th album Man Woman Life Death Infinity, out now. Premiering via Tone Deaf, […]


Desert rock trio Avon share details about second album “Dave’s Dungeon”

  California-based heavy rock trio AVON (with ex-Kyuss and Queens of the Stone Age drummer Alfredo Hernandez) unveil all details about their upcoming sophomore album on HPS Records in February 2018. AVON is heavy rock trio formed in California […]

Saliva Australia tour 2018

Saliva announce first ever Australian tour

  Prophets of the rampant 90’s Modern Rock movement SALIVA will be bringing their show to Australian stages for the first time ever.  Fans can expect a crushing cross-section of the bands entire catalogue guaranteed […]

Metal United Worldwide 2018

Metal United Worldwide announced for 2018

  Metal United World Wide (MUWW) is a project which brings together metal bands, fans, show organisers, media and other supporters for one big event. The idea is to have metal shows all over the […]

Kitty Daisy & Lewis Australian tour

Kitty, Daisy & Lewis announce Australia headline tour 2018

  Britain’s rocking roots trio Kitty, Daisy & Lewis are bringing their infectious energy and nostalgia-soaked fusion of rockabilly, vintage country and first-generation rhythm and blues to Sydney and Melbourne in February 2018. Delivering their […]

Excalibur IV - The Dark Age Of The Dragon

Excalibur IV rock opera album featuring members of Jethro Tull, Uriah Heep, Supertramp & more

  EXCALIBUR IV is the widely anticipated fourth NEW STUDIO ALBUM in the Celtic Rock Opera series, following on from the GOLD and PLATINUM selling original trilogy. EXCALIBUR IV was played live in its entirety […]

Desertfest London 2018

Desertfest London announce Graveyard as second headliner plus more bands

DESERTFEST LONDON are thrilled to reveal the next 8 acts for the 2018 edition of the festival, who will be joining the likes of MONSTER MAGNET, EYEHATEGOD, NEBULA & JEX THOTH to bring a battering ram […]

Corrosion Of Conformity

Corrosion Of Conformity announce new album “No Cross No Crown”, listen to new track ‘Cast The First Stone’

  Whenever CORROSION OF CONFORMITY releases a new album, folks take notice. But their latest is a true event. It’s been a dozen years since CORROSION OF CONFORMITY recorded new material with vocalist/guitarist Pepper Keenan […]

Five Finger Death Punch - A Decade Of Destruction

Five Finger Death Punch new single ‘Trouble’ hits 1 million streams worldwide

  LA-based multiplatinum hard rock band, Five Finger Death Punch, have released their latest single Trouble late last month with great success. Trouble has reached #1 on iTunes Rock and Metal charts around the globe and has […]

Of Mice & Men

Of Mice & Men release new video ‘Warzone’ from ‘Defy’ album out now

  After months of anticipation from fans worldwide, 21st century hard rock leaders Of Mice & Men—vocalist/bassist Aaron Pauley, guitarist Alan Ashby, drummer Valentino Arteaga, and guitarist Phil Manansala—announce their new album Defy, arriving in […]

Tonight Alive

Tonight Alive Announce Featured Artists Corey Taylor (Slipknot/Stone Sour) & Lynn Gunn (PVRIS)

  Tonight Alive is excited to share that their upcoming album, Underworld, will feature vocal performances from Lynn Gunn (PVRIS) on the track “Disappear” and Corey Taylor (Slipknot and Stone Sour) on the track “My […]

King Crimson

King Crimson To Release “Earthbound – 40th Anniversary Edition” Expanded CD & DVD

  King Crimson’s “Earthbound – 40th Anniversary Edition” expanded CD & DVD is now available for pre-order and will be released on November 17, 2017! “Earthbound,” originally released in 1972, was one of the earliest […]

Pianos Become The Teeth

Pianos Become The Teeth Announce New Album ‘Wait For Love’, release ‘Charisma’ video

  Baltimore indie post-hardcore band Pianos Become the Teeth announce their new album Wait For Love, to be released on February 16, 2018 on Epitaph. Pre-orders for Wait For Love are available HERE. Pianos Become […]

Mogwai Australia tour 2018

Mogwai Return To Australia For Headline & Festival Dates In March 2018

  Seminal Glaswegian rock heavyweights MOGWAI announce their return to Australia, playing Sydney and Melbourne headline shows through March, alongside appearances at Perth Festival and Golden Plains. Staggeringly prolific musicians, Mogwai have over the past […]

Tax The Heat

Tax The Heat release new single ahead of their UK tour with Black Star Riders

  Nuclear Blast Entertainment are pleased to announce the release of the new single from TAX THE HEAT, ‘Money In The Bank’, on the 8th November, 2017. The single is the first track to be […]