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  • Hell On The Bay II: Judgment Bay – Line up announcement #2

    Last Sunday, we revealed that we’re exclusively releasing the line up for Hell On The Bay II: Judgment Day, a heavy metal boat cruise on the Victoria Star Cruise Ship in Docklands. With the return of Melbourne thrashers Demolition already announced for...

    • Posted 4 days ago
  • Living Death Fest II – Headliner Announced

    Announced earlier today at midday via the official Facebook event page, Kiss Or Kill have revealed the headliner for this years Living Death Fest II. And it is… *dramatic pause for effect* Brisbane’s own brutal death metallers, Disentomb! Last...

    • Posted 6 days ago
  • Toxic Holocaust November tour with Iron Reagan

    Heathen Skulls Touring have announced rescheduled tour dates for the Toxic Holocaust and Skeletonwitch Australian tour. The tour was set to commence this weekend in Perth at The Rosemount Hotel, but was postponed due to Joel Grind, vocalist of Toxic...

    • Posted 6 days ago
  • Grindcore For Life

    Bleeemo Music (a Melbourne-based independent record label and distributor founded in 1999 known for specialising in, but not limited to, Grind, Noise, Punk, Experimental, Soundscape, Ambient drone, Free Jazz, Psychedelic, Doom, and so forth) will soon be bringing to...

    • Posted 1 week ago
  • Hell On The Bay II: Judgment Bay – Line up announcement #1

    After the huge success of the Brimstone Bookings event in 2013, Hell On The Bay festival is returning to Melbourne this September for its second installment; ‘Judgment Bay’. For those unaware, Hell On The Bay is a mini-festival being...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Legions of Steel: A congregation of Metal

    Espionage Bookings, a Melbourne based promotion outlet presents, Legions of Steel, showcasing the best in Australian heavy metal with (takes a deep breath) In Malice’s Wake, Electrik Dynamite, Party Vibez, Maniaxe, Dark Earth, Harlott, Malakyte, Sudden State and Espionage,...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Win a $50 Impericon Australia voucher

    Thanks to the staff at Impericon Australia, Metal Obsession are giving away 2x $50 vouchers for their Australian webstore. Find out how to win one here!

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Aborted join Psycroptic and The Schoenberg Automaton for Australian tour

    Here’s one for all you fans of the super heavy; Belgian death metal band Aborted (who are as brutal as the name suggests) are hitting Australia on the back of their new album The Necrotic Manifesto. Joining them is two of Australia’s finest...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Download a free compilation of 17 of Australia’s best hardcore bands

    And we’re not talking about that whole modern radio-friendly hardcore stuff either. Sydney-based label Art of Catharsis have released a free compilation showcasing some of the noisiest, most intense or straight out crazy music that this fine country has...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Steve Hughes (metal drummer turned comedian) returns to Australia this April/May

    Steve Hughes, metal drummer extraordinaire and stand up comedian returns to Australia this April with a brand new show for the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. After sell-out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane in 2013, Steve Hughes returns with...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago