We sit down with blackened hardcore group Working Men’s Club and two-piece powerviolence juggernauts Boyed.
From the forefront of the biggest rosters to the tiniest house show headliners – here are Astral Noize’s hopefuls for 2019.
The second part in our gargantuan AOTY piece spans a wide range of progressive takes on heavy music.
A wide variety of styles converge in our latest round-up.
Expansive doom, experimental cellists, cathartic synths, grinding crust, thrashing black metal and more.
Gather round the bandcampfire and indulge yourself on our latest haul of hidden gems.
Yet more quality death metal on our latest round-up, but there’s also the experimental musings of Pijn and Sylvaine, amongst others.
From post-rock and funeral doom to vaporwave and noise, we delve into the depths of Bandcamp.
Crazy Canadians, Voodoo-loving Brits and Ukrainian stoners comprise our latest round-up.
Featuring crushing hardcore, swamp metal, death-doom, NWOBHM, black metal and more.
Dan Jackson talks donating to charity, DIY metal and black metal politics.
“Just play music and smash shit.” – A conversation with Secret Cutter.
Deafheaven will dominate the headlines, but there’s a whole host of other new LPs that also deserve your attention.
A tribute to some of our favourite bands that unfortunately couldn’t stick around.
Experimentation and careful songwriting has lead to an impressive debut LP that answers to no one but itself.
NZ crusty doom grinders Bridge Burner explain their “vibe over everything” approach to heavy music.