Twelve Foot Ninja win ‘Best New Talent’ at Golden God Awards

Melbourne's TWELVE FOOT NINJA have taken home 'Best New Talent' from the Revolver Golden Gods Awards. TFN are the first ever Australian band to win the award. The Golden Gods are the biggest hard rock and heavy metal awards show in the USA and winners are voted for by fans. TFN were nominate ...

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After a short hiatus and armed with their first studio album in four years, 2013’s Forever Becoming, US post-metal torchbearers, Pelican, are set to make a thundering return to Australian shores this July for a set of spectacular musical journeys that will leave their fans in awe. With a mas ...

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Anubis announce new album ‘Hitchhiking To Byzantium’

Australian progressive rock outfit ANUBIS have announced the release of their third album ‘Hitchhiking to Byzantium’ on May 30th. The Sydney-based symphonic prog exponents have enjoyed success overseas thanks to the impeccably crafted ‘230503’ (2009) and ‘A Tower of Silence’ (2011) ...

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By Michael Solo| News

Anathema’s Australian fans have been waiting patiently for almost 25 years and your innumerable emails and requests have finally borne fruit – Anathema are making their long awaited first visit to our shores! Anathema have been at the forefront of the UK rock/metal movement for a long time. ...

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Closure in Moscow announce ‘Pink Lemonade’ album release & tour

Melbourne's Closure in Moscow are FINALLY releasing their second album. Titled 'Pink Lemonade' it's out May 9th. Check out that awesome cover art too. I love the way these guys write their press releases so here it is in all its glory: Closure In Moscow (CIM) are pleased to announce the rel ...

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The Red Paintings announce new UK tour dates

Australian orchestral art rockers The Red Paintings are in the midst of an ambitious world tour in support of their album ‘The Revolution Is Never Coming’, released in late 2013. In May, the band will return to the UK to tour with alternative rock stalwarts InMe for 9 shows. The tour come ...

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Melbourne rock heavyweights TWELVE FOOT NINJA will embark on their first US headlining tour in April and May, including performing at the epic ROCK ON THE RANGE FESTIVAL alongside SLAYER, MASTODON & SUICIDAL TENDENCIES. It's their second visit to the US after supporting PERIPHERY, BORN OF ...

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Brisbane progressive rock outfit Dead Letter Circus, have announced ‘The Insider Tour,’ a 19-date run visiting Australian regional and metropolitan centres. Kicking in May, it follows the massive 'Polymorphism' tour with Karnivool & sleepmakeswaves back in January. The band’s seco ...

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RUSSIAN CIRCLES have announced the local supports for their upcoming Australian tour. Featuring a stellar selection of Australia's finest underground drone/doom/prog/post metal talent, these shows are not to be missed. Hailing from Chicago, Russian Circles are touring in support of their newes ...

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Sydney post-rockers sleepmakeswaves have announced new European tour dates for April & May. The '(hello) Europe' tour will visit 10 countries over 18 shows and will feature material from the band's ARIA-nominated debut record '...and so we destroyed everything'. sleepmakeswaves will ...

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