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Deprivation's Lachlan Harrison: "Every Time I've Seen Testament Live They Are Perfect"

WELCOME TO METAL THRASHING MAY! To kick off our month-long celebration of the thirtieth anniversary of thrash metal and it's rise to prominence in the metal world, Lachlan Harrison tells us all about his thrash highlights...

Welcome to Metal as Fuck's Metal Thrashing Mad! And an especial welcome to you, Mr Harrison, and thanks for kicking off proceedings!

Epica’s new album The Quantum Enigma will blow your mind, says Simone Simons

Simone Simons is one of the most recognisable women in metal: a vivacious, flame-haired beauty and soprano who has fronted Dutch sextet Epica for over a decade. Now, at just 29, she’s leading Epica into a new era of profound music with their stunning (and of course, epic) new record, The Quantum Enigma.

You could call Simone Simons the epitome of the modern woman as she chats to me from her home in Germany, the first in a bevy of press calls she will be making this morning to talk

My 666 Cents Worth: Life at the Bottom of the Food Chain

MaF editor Scott Adams is fed up...

When I worked in the Merchandise Industry, being on a big tour selling Merch left you in no uncertain terms where you stood in the great scheme of things – right at the bottom.

Vanishing Point: The Light Is No Longer Distant

"Coming into a new band you're always a bit iffy about fans reactions...."

James ‘Bushy’ Maier is the newest addition on guitar for Melbourne power metallers Vanishing Point and bri

Origin: Soon In The Omnipresent

"Origin Are Very Great, It's Like Three Gods & A Vocalist" laughs Jason Keyser

“Hey Metal As Fuck Australia how you doing? You’re doing well?

Art as Catharsis Records: New Hardcore Sampler Available!

Dig in! It's All Free!

Sydney-based record label Art As Catharsis is greatly contented to bring you Distortion and Dissonance: a free digital sampler of Australia's best hardcore bands (with a f

Monster Magnet - King of the North - Arrowhead @ The Hifi Sydney, 04/04/2014

Monster Magnet return to Australia following the release late last year of 'Last Patrol'. Accompanying them as main support for the evening were Melbourne two piece King of the North and local Sydney boys Arrowhead.

Napalm Death: New Release Info and New Tour Dates Revealed!

Listen in awe as Napalm Death take on The Cardiacs!

After a successful run of dates all across Europe including shows with Hatebreed and The Exploited, grindcore legends Napalm Death are proud to an

Twelve Foot Ninja Part Two: "I Pretended to be Steve Irwin on Danish MTV"

Welcome back to part two of our in-depth chat with Twelve Foot Ninja driving force Steve 'Stevic' Mackay, in which we encounter deaf lizards and hapless, band-confounding fans, amongst other things...

Back to the tour: You’re out on tour now, but it’s a necessary part of Australian touring that there aren’t many midweek shows.

Twelve Foot Ninja Part One: "You Shit What You Eat"

Scott Adams caught up with exciting Australian outfit Twelve Foot Ninja at their Trollburger Tour stop in Canberra last week. In the first of a two part interview, he chats with guitarist Stevic about influences and 'that' crowd-funded video

It’s a filthy night in the Nation’s Capital, cold and wet and, in the best traditions of hospitality, the staff at the ANU Bar – venue for the evening’s festivities – have insisted I stand outside