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Video of Kreator’s exclusive live performance with Papa Emeritus III (Ghost) and Max Gruber

On Tuesday, German thrash titans KREATOR delivered an exclusive live performance on the German late-night show “Circus HalliGalli” together with two very special singers on stage: For the song ‘Satan Is Real’, Papa Emeritus III of […]

The Ruminators

The Ruminaters release video for ‘How Can I’

  After a huge 2016 with 25+ dates in Europe and the UK, a highly talked about Big Sound showcase and the release  ‘I Used To Hate The Ruminaters, Now I Like Them’ , The […]

The Basics

The Basics announce brand new live album ‘In The Rude’ & single ‘With This Ship’

Suave Melbourne trio The Basics have announced their brand new live album ‘In The Rude’ will be released on Friday, May 27. To celebrate the announce of ‘In The Rude’, The Basics have released their […]

Evan Dando tour

Evan Dando Enlists Alexander Biggs For Australian Tour Support

  As EVAN DANDO’s anticipated 2017 Australian solo tour approaches, the much-loved Lemonheads frontman has announced that rising Melbourne singer-songwriter ALEXANDER BIGGS will support on all dates.  Boasting a recent signing with Sony Music Australia and […]


South Carolina hardcore act Hundredth Announce Daring New Full Length Rare

South Carolina’s Hundredth have announced the impending release of their daring new album, RARE, due out June 16th via Hopeless Records. To celebrate the announcement and give listeners a taste of their exciting new direction, […]

Lloyd Spiegel

Blues master Lloyd Spiegel Announces New Album and East Coast Australian Tour

  Australian Blues master and acoustic guitarist extraordinaire Lloyd Spiegel is delighted to announce the release of his ninth album ‘This Time Tomorrow’, and is headed on an extensive tour to celebrate. ‘This Time Tomorrow’ […]


Oh/Villain release single ‘Heartless’ and support Miss Fortune (USA)

  Oh/Villain, Sydney’s newest Post-Hardcore sensations, are about to give the world their brand new single ‘Heartless’. The quintet have a cadre of new music that will see the light of day in the coming months, […]

Clap Clap Riot

Kiwi surf rockers Clap Clap Riot release ‘DULL LIFE’ LP

  After recently dropping two catchy tracks, ‘Help Me’ the ’60s inspired summer anthem and ‘Tired Of Getting Old’ the charming retro rock tune from their highly anticipated album, kiwi surf-rockers Clap Clap Riot are […]

Rozwell Kid

Rozwell Kid to release new album ‘Precious Art’ on June 23rd

  Fronted by the affable, spectacled Jordan Hudkins, Rozwell Kid write massive, gritty, excitable power-punk songs; they channel Blue Album guitar grandiosity and eternally-hummable melodies conveyed in ‘ooo”s, the likes of which would make Rivers […]


SOTA Festival & Wheatbelt Touring Circuit announced, featuring Karnivool, Gyroscope and more

SOTA returns with a 100% Western Australian line-up designed for music lovers of all ages, with both under 18 and licensed areas. Best of all, it’s free! Proudly presented as part of the 2017 WA […]

Anathema Australian tour 2017

Anathema Announce ”The Optimist” Australian Tour

  Stargazing Post-Progressive Rockers Anathema return to Australia this December to celebrate the release of their highly anticipated 11th album The Optimist. Following their celebrated stripped down shows of 2015, Anathema are bringing their full […]

Dead By April Australia tour 2017

Dead By April Announce Debut Australian Tour

  DEAD BY APRIL blend musical extremes to an unheard and unprecedented level. DBA fuse relentless metal riffing with soaring, catching melodies that reach deep into your lungs, compelling you to sing along. There’s nothing quite […]

Virgil Donati & Thomas Lang

Virgil Donati & Thomas Lang Announce Australian National Tour May-June

  Superstar drummers, Virgil Donati (Alan Holdsworth/Planet X) and Thomas Lang (Paul Gilbert/stOrk) will headline the “DW TV Show” tour. Sponsored by DW Drums, the 5-city tour of Australia, will also include an appearance at […]


Danzig To Release New Album ‘Black Laden Crown’ on May 26th

  DANZIG will Release his New Album ‘Black Laden Crown’ on May 26th via Evilive Records/Nuclear Blast Entertainment. This is the 1st DANZIG Album of All New Material in 7 years, since 2010’s Critically Acclaimed […]

The Without

Portland, Oegon based rockers, The Without drop debut EP

  The five-piece that formed in March of 2016 have come crashing on to the scene with their self-released debut EP ‘Factions’ that was released on the 14th March. The band have lived in the […]


The Wombats Release Extra Tickets for Sydney Opera House Shows

  Just when you thought you missed out on the party of a decade, our favourite English exports The Wombats today announce that they have released extra tickets to not one but both of their […]


In Hearts Wake Announce New Album Ark + Reveal New Single “Passage”

Byron Bay’s In Hearts Wake have been changing minds and lives since 2012 and with fourth album Ark they are looking to inspire change like never before. Set for release on May 26 via UNFD, Ark pays […]

Twelve Noon - Saints & Sinners

Pittsburgh Alt Metal band Twelve Noone release new ‘No Way Out’ video clip

Pittsburgh PA’s alternative metal rising stars TWELVE NOON have premiered a new music video for the song ‘No Way Out’. This is the first single off their debut LP, ‘Saints and Sinners’.  The album consists […]

Crystal Ignite

Crystal Ignite Releases Debut, Solo Single “Everything You Break” Featuring Ben Moody

  Australian rock artist Crystal Ignite has released her debut single, “Everything You Break,” featuring Ben Moody (Evanescence) off of her upcoming, as yet unnamed EP. Originally premiered on, “Everything You Break” was written […]


Elantris confirmed as opening act for Epica on North American tour

  Described as “Female fronted symphonic metal hailing from Ohio, USA,” Elantris will support their recently-released debut album, ‘This Sacrifice,’ with a set of dates that will also feature Insomnium, Lacuna Coil, and headliners Epica. […]

Branch Arterial

Branch Arterial drop ‘My Curse’ Single, “Beyond the Border” Album out April 28

  Melbourne’s Branch Arterial are full steam ahead to their album release next Friday. With single CIRCUS getting it’s premiere in early April and being spun on triple j’s THE RACKET, a new single out […]

Chris Maric and Rod Smallwood after completing Heavy Metal Truants 2016!

Maric Media & Heavy Mag: Return to the UK To Take Part In Heavy Metal Truants V

  Australian heavy music PR Chris Maric had such an awesome experience during 2016 Heavy Metal Truants, he is returning to the UK to take part once again. Along for the ride with him will […]

Peter Hook

Peter Hook & The Light Announce Exclusive Show on Australian Tour

  The response to Peter Hook & The Light’s Australian Tour performing the Factory Records album’s ‘Substance’ by Joy Division & New Order this October has been overwhelming. With 2 shows already Sold Out at […]

These Four Walls

New Zealand / Queensland hard rockers These Four Walls return with new single & video ‘Bravery’

  Queensland hard-out rock outfit These Four Walls are returning today with a brand new track BRAVERY. They are coming out of relative hibernation for this brand new track, that lines up along with a […]


Marbin, the hardest working band in America – US Spring Tour 2017

  MARBIN, one of the biggest treasures and musical talents found by MoonJune’s honcho Leonardo Pavkovic, is a progressive instrumental jam-jazz-rock-blues-fusion band based in Chicago, IL, with a unique story that stands out in today’s music world. With […]

Fire From The Gods

Hardcore Metal Band Fire From The Gods Release Official Music Video for “The Voiceless”

Hardcore Metal band Fire From The Gods has released their Ramon Boutviseth directed Official Music Video for “The Voiceless.” Produced by Jonathan Davis (KORN), “The Voiceless” is off of their upcoming full length album, Narrative […]


Heavy rockers Blacktop Mojo releases official video for “Where The Wind Blows”.

Seamlessly blending melody with adrenaline fueled, heavy rock and roll, Blacktop Mojo draws in everyone from old metal heads to people whose radio dials have never left top 40 stations. With soaring, gritty vocals and […]


Ryan Hamilton & The Traitors announce August UK tour 

Texas based singer/songwriter Ryan Hamilton and his band The Traitors are proud to announce an 8 date  UK tour in August and promise the shows will be “as close to a drunken rock n roll show […]

Rex Brown - Smoke On This

Former Pantera / Down bassist Rex Brown Debuts New Single, New LP Details

  Multi-platinum selling artist Rex Brown has debuted an all new single titled “Crossing Lines,” exclusively via Rex Brown will release Smoke On This… on July 28th, 2017 via Entertainment One Music (eOne Music). […]

Pete Lynch

Pete Lynch Releases Music Video for “Till The Rivers Run Dry”

Colorado-based alt-rock artist Pete Lynch will be releasing his new sophomore album Kill the Monster on May 19th. Today, you can watch the music video for the first single “Till The Rivers Run Dry,” which […]