Heavy Rock

AC/DC - Rock or Bust (Columbia)

A big surprise, and no mistake...
Release Date: 
27 Nov 2014 - 11:30pm

Released amidst the twin adversities of founding member Malcolm Young’s dementia diagnosis and drummer Phil Rudd’s extraordinary run in with the law and subsequent

The Birthday Massacre - Superstition (Metropolis Music)

Pleasing on the ear dark rock from Canada...
Release Date: 
10 Nov 2014 - 11:30pm

Canadian synth rockers The Birthday Massacre return for a sixth full-length outing and very nice it is too. Never heard of ‘em?

Vardis - Vigilante (Nemo me Impune Lacessit) (Hoplite Records)

A nice opportunity to step back in time...

This reissue of NWoBHM ‘legends’ Vardis’ 1986 album Vigilante comes as a presager to an all new album slated for release later in the year, and as an amuse-bouche for that

Sebastian Bach - Give 'Em Hell (Universal)

A game of two halves, Brian...
Release Date: 
18 Apr 2014 (All day)

Look, I know that was all nearly a quarter a century ago, and I know artists have to live, and breathe, and EVOLVE an’ all those shenanigans, but I honestly hoped that we might be gettin' somethin’

Black Space Riders: New Album released - have a listen to a track here!

'a record that sets the mental cinema in transition'...

D:rei, the newest opus from German extraterrestrial heavy rockers Black Space Riders, is now available through the band's own BSR label.

Icecocoon - Deepest Crystal Black (Own Label)

Impressively self-assured debut from the Adelaide progsters...
Release Date: 
30 Nov 2013 - 11:30pm

Adelaide act Icecocoon show here – even on their debut album release – just how easy it is to carve a niche for yourself in today’s ever more saturated hard rock market with an alb

Perpetual End - Blood Complex (Own Label)

Impressive stuff...

Canberra proggies Perpetual End are back for a second bite at the rock n’roll cherry and, luckily, they’ve brought some pretty good material along for the ride.

Spiral Arms - Freedom (SPV/Steamhammer)

Masterful stuff...
Release Date: 
21 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

Well, well, well… I’d always assumed that Spiral Arms – featuring Craig Locicero of Bay Area thrash notables Forbidden and Tim Narducci

The Earls of Mars - The Earls of Mars (Candlelight Records)

Strangely strange...
Release Date: 
20 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

In 1977 English psychedelic warlords Hawkwind produced an album called Quark, Strangeness and Charm.