Find out who takes the top spot this year.
Black Sabbath’s final album was a landmark moment in metal’s history.
In conversation with three of Japan’s finest purveyors of innovative heavy music.
Brand new visuals from the UK doom scene’s best-named band.
Two of the weirdest bands from the UK heavy underground join forces for a brand new split.
An apt album for modern times from Australia’s premier psych rockers.
A deeper dive into one of the people behind London collective Hominid Sounds
Revisit a feature from our previous print issue, where we talk to UK rockers Vodun.
A closer look at what’s on offer at experimental festival Supernormal for 2019.
“Hellish apocalyptic noise combined with floaty ethereal ambience” from new supergroup Tronos.
Four days of metal madness in Holland reviewed.
Sludge, tribalism, psychedelia, electronic music and Jamiroquai covers from Sheffield’s self-appointed scene leaders.
Yus proves that Sleepwalker are one of the most ambitious, visionary, genre-defying acts within metal.
Softer and stranger: we review the new LP from psych-sludgers Helms Alee.
Two vast tracks of experimental doom from LA’s Ancient Altar.
Blues-drenched riffs and psychedelic organs adorn the debut album from psych rockers Pharlee.