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Currently Unsigned: Fire Red Empress

We stay in the UK for the latest in our series on Independent metal acts...

Greetings, and thanks for joining in our series on the finest unsigned bands known to man.

Currently Unsigned: XII Boar

We head over to England in the latest in our series on top notch independent metal bands...

Well, here we are again, doing the legwork and rooting out some of the finest unsigned acts on the planet for your reading and listening pleasure.

Accept's Wolf Hoffmann: "I Always Thought I'd Have to Get a Proper Job"

Teutonic terrors Accept have a new album - Blind Rage - on the shelves and an Australian tour on the horizon, so of course we had to have a chat with the band's mainstay guitarist Wolf Hoffmann about it all...

Wolf Hoffmann.

Solstafir: Hear their New Album Here NOW!!

Thanks to our good friends at Season of Mist, we're once again able to offer you the chance for a sneaky advance earful of some high quality heavy metal - Enjoy!

Sólstafir are different.

Currently Unsigned: Ratking

Our quest to bring you top class independent acts takes us to Perth...

Perth surf/punk outfit Ratking have been busy of late, just recently releasing a new single/video in the shape of Girt, a track from their debut album Commonwealth; S

Paul Mazurkiewicz of Cannibal Corpse: "We Cannot Wait to Get to Australia"

Australia will be the first to hear the new album in a live setting...

Cannibal Corpse have been on the Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival tour for two months but drummer Paul Mazurkiewicz tells me that Australia w

Envenomed's Anthony Mavrikis on the unseen evils of being an unsigned band

MaF chats to the Melbourne thrashers about their new album.

Envenomed is a band that’s set to start making waves within the Australian scene.

Currently Unsigned: Lord Impaler

You don't have to be a 'young' band to flourish outside the normal boundaries of 'the record industry'. Greek black metallers Lord Impaler have been around for sixteen years on the outer...

When we decided to turn the Metal as Fuck spotlight on bands without a record deal, we originally envisaged giving a leg up, profile-wise, to some young up-and-coming artists, mayb

Currently Unsigned: The Kraken

The second of our features on independent metal bands takes us to Adelaide, where something gargantuan is stirring...

We love big things at Metal as Fuck. Big noisy things, preferably, so what could be more bill-fitting than a heavy metal Kraken?

Dragonforce's Sam Totman on Maximum Overload

We chat to the guitarist about the band's new album.

Dragonforce are a band built on consistency.