Australian heavy metal

Currently Unsigned: Daemon Pyre

We were inundated with responses when we put out the feelers for a month-long 'unsigned bands fiesta'; so much so that we've decided to make 'Currently Unsigned' a permanent fixture on the MaF calendar. Sydney metallers Daemon Pyre are the first band to take advantage of that decision...

Hello there! Welcome to Currently Unsigned! Please identify yourself. "Hey. I'm Sam Rilatt and I'm the Vocalist and lyricist for Daemon Pyre."

Darkc3ll Announce New Single & Tour!

Get ready to spread the darkness....

Industrial rockers Darkc3ll release their new single Hollywood Scars on iTunes, Spotify, JB Hi-Fi online and all good online outlets worldwide this week.

Ne Obliviscaris: Australian Tour Dates Announced

NeO are set to take the next step towards global metal domination...

Melbourne's progressive wizards Ne Obliviscaris will release their new album Citadel on November 7 and will be taking it to their fans across the nation later that same mo

Aversions Crown: New Deal Inked

With German behemoth Nuclear Blast, no less...

Six-headed death machine, Aversions Crown, have signed a worldwide deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment for the release of their new slab of astral punishment,

Daemon Pyre: New Single Released

Plus a Sydney show this Thursday!

The new single from Sydney’s Daemon Pyre (ex As Silence Breaks) has just been released online.

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?

Currently Unsigned: Malakyte

In the first of our season of interviews with independent metal bands, we have a chat with Aussie Thrashers Malakyte...

Greetings, and many thanks for kicking off our latest season of q & as! Who are you, and what role do you play in the band?

Meshiaak: The return of Danny Tomb

'Fresh, yet hard-hitting and melodic'...

Meshiaak, featuring ex 4arm front man Danny Tomb and lead guitarist of Teramaze Dean Wells, have decided it's ti

Massive: Full Throttle All Over the World

Full Throttle gets full worldwide release, with bonus tracks!

Full Throttle, the stomping debut album from Aussie rockers Massive, is out now worldwide!

King Parrot's Matt Young: "Touring's Not all Groupies and Luxurious Travel Arrangements!"

"Maybe it’s a sign the bands maturing a little bit [Laughs] no probably not". Matt Young

Trudging through the highlands and making their way through a prompt east coast mission, Metal As Fuck caught up with King Parrot’s Matt Young aft