From the forefront of the biggest rosters to the tiniest house show headliners – here are Astral Noize’s hopefuls for 2019.
The final part of our end-of-year countdown reveals the Astral Noize album of the year 2018.
The second part in our gargantuan AOTY piece spans a wide range of progressive takes on heavy music.
An introduction to the ambitious, fucked-up sci-fi noise of Wallowing.
What do Taiwanese politics and heavy metal have in common? Freddy Lim.
In conversation with Moloch, who combine doom’s long-form punishment, sludge’s self-immolating riffs and hardcore’s throat-punching nihilism.
Freed up musically and mentally, Jesus Piece are clearly ready for the next part of their rocket ride.
Max Cavalera, Taiwanese politicians and yet more high-quality death metal feature in our latest round-up.
“We just wanted to smash together all these different sounds and see what happened.”
Death metal and post-metal dominate our latest round-up.
KEN Mode discuss their new LP, from the creepy-ass cover to the inside jokes that line it.
Crazy Canadians, Voodoo-loving Brits and Ukrainian stoners comprise our latest round-up.
Dan Jackson talks donating to charity, DIY metal and black metal politics.
We sit down with Mancunian grind-mongers Leeched for a chat about their upcoming LP.
Black metal that swaps snow-swept forests for the mountains, foothills and desert plains of Colorado.
An in-depth dive into the world of Cleveland bruisers Pillärs.