heavy metal

Bullet – Highway Pirates

It’s back to the basics for Swedish metal heads Bullet with another lashing of AC/DC, Accept and Krokus inspired old school heavy rock.
Release Date: 
4 Feb 2011 (All day)

Seriously, I could just put the review I did for Bullet’s last Album Bite The Bullet here and it would still be relevant.

Christian Mistress - Agony & Opium (20 Buck Spin)

What the hell is this? It seems like Geddy Lee encountered some old NWOBHM band and decided to make a jam. What is the result? Fenriz of Darkthrone seems to have loved it!

I confess I’d never heard of Christian Mistress until I came across the album Agony and Opium to write this review and I was in shock to learn that this band was ign

Chris Jericho - Undisputedly Fozzy

WWE superstar Chris Jericho is one of the busiest men on the planet - but as he comes out to Australia this December, we just had enough time to speak to him about one of his greatest passions: making heavy metal with his band Fozzy.

Talking to Fozzy front man Chris Jericho at 5 in the morning doesn’t faze really him.

Grave Digger – The Clans will Rise Again (Napalm Records)

Dudes put on your kilts! Grave Digger is back to Scotland!

Back in 1996 Grave Digger ‘resurrected’ to metallic cult when they released their album Tunes of War.

Cauldron begin recording new album, Burning Fortune

Canadian heavy metal heroes Cauldron have entered Rogue Studios in the band's hometown of Toronto to begin recording their new album.

Titled Burning Fortune, the follow-up to Cauldron's critically acclaimed 2009 debut album, Chained To the Nite, is due to be released on Earache Records in early

Tarot - Gravity of Light (Nuclear Blast/Riot)

Crushtor writes an open letter to frontman and bass/acoustic guitarist of Tarot, Mr. Marco Hietala about his new record, Gravity of Light.
Release Date: 
7 Jun 2010 (All day)

Dear Marco Hietala,

Woe Of Tyrants - Threnody (Metal Blade/Riot)

Paging Mr. Threnody... Paging Mr. Threnody... Your loved one is here to pick you up...
This is the third album from this group that hails from Ohio in the United States. Why make such a big deal about a Heavy Metal group from the U.S. you might ask yourself?

Ronnie James Dio passes away

After a struggle with cancer, Ronnie James Dio passed away at 7:45am on the 16th of May.

At 7:45am, Sunday, May 16 widely respected and legendary vocalist Ronnie James Dio (born Ronald James Padavona) passed away, losing his battle with stomach cancer.

Sabaton - Art of War (Soundpollution/Riot)

The Art of War never sounded so good!
Release Date: 
30 May 2008 - 2:30pm

When I very first saw this album I thought to myself, Sabaton ... what kind of name is that?