SAMMA 2020 South African Metal Music Awards

SAMMA 2020: top 5 results for each category

Johannesburg, South Africa: As the year comes racing to an end, so does the SAMMA 2020: recognizing...
Sound on Screen 2019 Lords of Chaos

Lords of Chaos: SA Premier at Sound On Screen Film Fest

Lords of Chaos Cape Town, South Africa: coming back for a ninth consecutive year is the music-focused film festival at the Labia, Sound On Screen;...
SAMMA 2018 table decor

SAMMA 2018: It’s a wrap, final results

Johannesburg, South Africa: so concludes the 2018 South African Metal Music Awards, celebrating the achievements of 2017. Heavy metal seldom shows itself in such finery...

South African Metal Music Awards: SAMMA 2018

Johannesburg, South Africa: the SAMMA is back in 2018. The South African Metal Music Awards celebrates the achievements of bands from the previous...
Tesseract SA tour by Turning Tricks Entertainment

Cooking up a taste for Progressive in Africa

Authored by: Doug Jenkinson From the editor: Doug Jenkinson, also guitarist for Johannesburg Prog/Metal band Raptorbaby, shares some insightful views on the development of genres...
Zombies Ate My Girlfriend 2017 Witchfest JHB: image courtesy of Christelle Duvenage

Witchfest 2017: JHB fan vlog found and shared

Johannesburg, South Africa: local metal enthusiast Orry Messer attended his third Witchfest festival on the weekend, the previous two being in 2015 at the...
The League Of Doom 2015

League Of Doom: 2017 unfolding towards climax

Cape Town, South Africa: some eighteen months ago, South Africa's League Of Doom presented itself to the public with a something of a 'manifesto'...
ROAR LIVE new look 2017

ROAR: Cape Town live venue gets facelift

Cape Town, South Africa: with a history spanning nearly eighteen years and a countless number of artists and fans passing through its doors, Gandalf's...