Forbidden, Desecrator, Trepidation, Jubilee Hotel, Brisbane 4th August, 2011

A small but dedicated group of fans were treated to a night of old school thrash when Bay area thrashmeisters Forbidden brought their furious pace to Brisbane's Jubilee hotel, supported by Melbourne's Desecrator, and local lads Trepidation

Still Thrashy After All These Years - Forbidden's Craig Locicero

The veteran Thrashers are on their way to Australia for a week of shows at the end of the month. Master guitarist Craig Locicero talks to Metal as Fuck about the relative merits of busses, vans, and touring in general.

Thrash metal.

Roll up! Who wants a double pass to Forbidden in Sydney?

A night of free thrash sound like your bag? Get entering!
Closing Date: 
15 Jul 2011 - 5:00pm

Our friends at The Coffins Slave Records and Distribution in Sydney ( kindly donated a double pass for the upcoming Forbidden show in Sydney at The Bald Faced Stag on Augus

Hellbastard - Eco War (Selfmadegod Records)

Despite having been around since 1986, with a decade-plus hiatus in the middle, Hellbastard is still joyfully mired in the maliciously metal muck: halfway between its crust leanings and thrash influences.

The latest EP from relatively recently reformed U.K.