Mezzanine Floor press photo

Myth busting with Mezzanine Floor

Port Elizabeth, a relatively isolated city on the South African south-east coast, seldom wins the attention it deserves for what contribution it's community offers...
Alestorm 2019 press

Alestorm: on touring, drinking and being stranded on an island

Alestorm The infamous pirate metal band Alestorm continues its conquest of the seven seas this year while playing metal festivals all over the world. With...

Crow Black Sky: Launching of Pantheion

With the coming of Crow Black Sky's debut album launch this coming Saturday (18 Dec, 2010) at ROAR in Observatory, Cape Town, we thought it a nice opportunity to have a chat with the guys. Besides introducing this relatively new name on the scene to our readers, we wanted to also acquire a little insight into what we can expect from the album, 'Pantheion'.
Cartagena 2018 Roma Delenda Est

Cartagena: Roma Delenda Est [review]

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IdiTfUvC0qk This five-piece band from Tunisia, Africa recently released its second album Roma Delenda Est; the story of a warrior completing quests during the ancient...
Dustland Express 2017 The Question, Sir, is Why

Dustland Express: The Question, Sir, is Why?

Cape Town, South Africa: The Question, Sir, is Why? ...why we've not spoken about Dustland Express at this website before? Well, frankly, it's not...
Peasant 2016 press - by Jurie Neethling

Peasant: hardcore meets metal at SF17

Cape Town, South Africa: with the countdown to SummerFest'17 well underway, we are publishing a series of features on each band to appear on...
Infanteria 10-year anniversary

Infanteria: mark 10-year milestone with gig

Cape Town, South Africa: we've been hearing those rare stories about local metal bands achieving their 10-year milestones every once in a long while....
Terminatryx Band Picture

Pre-WinterFest’14 interview with Terminatryx

Author: Vernon Vice Website of origin: Heavy Metal Panic Band: Terminatryx Band members: Sonja - vocals, backing vocals; Paul - bass, guitar, keyboards, programming, backing vocals, production; Ronnie – drums; Patrick...

Pre-WinterFest’14 interview with Ing

Author: Darkfiend Website Of Origin: metal4africa Band: Ing Member: Bryan Villain (vocals & Guitar) This interview was conducted by Darkfiend of metal4africa in cooperation with Heavy Metal Panic...

Pre-WinterFest’14 interview with Maximum Carnage

Author: Darkfiend Website of origin: metal4africa Band: Maximum Carnage Band member: Wouter Botha (Guitar) This article was written following an interview conducted by Darkfiend of metal4africa in cooperation...