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  • Voyager – Colours In The Sun

    Australian prog-metallers Voyager returns with their seventh full-length album Colours in the Sun delivering another dose of 80s-pop-infused-electro-prog-metal. Rarely do I consider a metal album of any subgenre to be ‘wholesome’, yet this is the word that...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • “The Progress is forever ongoing and evolving” – An interview with Mitch Alexander

    Eye of the Enemy has recently released their third full-length album, Titan. I caught up with singer Mitch Alexander, who also currently hosts Triple J’s The Racket, to discuss the new album, the band’s evolution, and the...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • Opeth – In Cauda Venenum

    Opeth released their thirteenth album In Cauda Venenum in September this year, in preparation for an extensive world tour. In Cauda Venenum continues in Opeth more recent style heavily influenced by 70s progressive rock (as opposed to...

    • Posted 2 months ago
  • “It’s a fun thing to play in different venues” – An interview with Fredrik Akesson (Opeth)

    Opeth is set to release their thirteenth album In Cauda Venenum at the end of September. I caught up with guitarist Frederik Akesson to chat about the new album and the upcoming Australian tour. Upfront it’s clear...

    • Posted 4 months ago
  • Sabaton – The Great War

    Swedish metal giants Sabaton have returned with their ninth album The Great War to deliver their usual fare of anthemic war-themed power metal. The album is themed around the First World War, telling a variety of short...

    • Posted 5 months ago
  • “It was a long process doing this album” – An interview with Lord Tim (LORD)

    Australian metal legends LORD have returned with their new album Fallen Idols. I caught up with Lord Tim to chat about the process of making the album, the way that the band works and Australian metal in...

    • Posted 5 months ago
  • LORD – Fallen Idols

    Australian power/trad band LORD is back in full force with their sixth album Fallen Idols. LORD has been a mainstay in the Australian metal scene for decades, stretching back to their original incarnation as Dungeon, yet Fallen...

    • Posted 6 months ago
  • Envenomed – The Walking Shred

    Melbourne thrash/power band Envenomed return with their second full-length The Walking Shred, a follow up to 2014’s Evil Unseen. For those not familiar with the band, Envenomed play a fairly melodic brand of thrash metal, reminiscent of...

    • Posted 6 months ago
  • “It feels awesome to be selling out shows here in Australia” – An interview with Henri Sison (Disentomb)

    Brisbane brutal death metallers Disentomb have recently released their third full-length album The Decaying Light and completed a tour of Australian alongside Whoretopsy. I caught up with drummer Henri Sison to chat about the recent developments in...

    • Posted 6 months ago
  • Disentomb – The Decaying Light

    Queensland brutal death metal band Disentomb has recently released their third full-length album The Decaying Light in July, delivering another slab of punishing and technical death metal gloom. Following up such an acclaimed release as 2014’s Misery...

    • Posted 6 months ago