Russian Circles + Supports – 26th April, Max Watts, Melbourne, Australia

Words: Hamza SiddiquiPhotos: Anne-Laure 2019’s been a bit dry as far as good post-rock or post-metal gigs go. True,...

The Story So Far + Supports, 170 Russell, Melbourne, Australia, April 23rd 2019

Words: Ellie Bozzi; Photos: Matt Holiday As I sit down to write, the dreary rainy weather has me in...

Omnium Gatherum + Supports – The Corner Hotel, Melbourne, Australia

Words: Brady Irwin Photos: Mark Hoffmann Tonight was something of a dual celebration for punters –...

PHAMBAMFEST Live Stream, Saturday 13th April 2019

Phambamfest was a unique event, celebrating as it did the 25th birthday of Progressive guitar virtuoso Nguyen Phambam (Phambam, Alithia, Enlight), as...

BRING ME THE HORIZON + Supports,13th April 2019, Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia

Words: Christopher Di CarloPhotos: Andrew Basso, Electrum Photography   Metal fans, rock fans, pop fans, hardcore fans, you name it....

Emperor + Supports, 3rd April 2019, 170 Russell, Melbourne, Australia

Words: Callum DoigPhotos: Anne-Laure Marie As one of the most eccentric and focal icons of the Norwegian black metal...

LUNG + Supports, 30th March 2019 The Bendigo Hotel, Melbourne, Australia

An eclectic line-up of Melbourne Progressive Metal and rock welcomed punters in from the cold at the iconic Bendigo Hotel. One of Melbourne’s...

Obscura + Supports, 31st March, The Corner Hotel Richmond, Melbourne, Australia

Words by Brady Irwin, Photography by Paul Tadday. You can see more of his photography work here. As sheets...

Max & Igor Cavalera, 170 Russell Street, Melbourne, 21/03/19

Photos: Nicole-Smith Walker Photography Words: Brady Irwin Descending the steps to the clean, polished depths of 170 Russell Street, this was not your usual opening trickle-in...

Download Festival, Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, Australia, Monday March 11th, 2019

Words: Callum Doig & Kelsey TrevanPhotos: Andrew Basso The very debut of the Download Festival that Australia had been...

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Review: Vale Of Pnath – Accursed

Anyone who is familiar with the work of Denver, Colorado tech-death outfit Vale of Pnath knows that they are a band capable...