36 Crazyfists - photographer Bobby Bates

36 Crazyfists: can relate to South Africans [interview]

Cape Town, South Africa: anticipation builds here for the scheduled visit by USA heavyweights 36 Crazyfists. As many will recall, 36 Crazyfists performed...
Rhakshah 2018 press picture

Rhakshah: explore a duality of expressions

Cape Town, South Africa: the ground trembles with threats of a new onslaught of metal here. Since its subtle live soft launch late last...
Facing The Gallows 2018 Dead Minset album art

Facing The Gallows: Dead Mindset review

Johannesburg, South Africa: we've been enjoying the privilege of early access to a much anticipated release. Facing The Gallows' debut full length album,...
Ohgod Introspection cropped

Ohgod: ‘Introspection’ single out today

Cape Town, South Africa: six weeks have passed since Ohgod's release of the first single from The Great Silence. With the first full...
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...
Terminatryx 2017 Sonja Medusa

Terminatryx: 15 Year Anniversary concert

Cape Town, South Africa: Industrial Rock/Metal band Terminatryx will celebrate its 15 Year Anniversary this weekend at ROAR Live. Fellow locals With Dawn, Khemical...
Skinflint 2015 photograph by Ulf Nermark

Skinflint: return to Cape Town at WinterFest’17

Gaborone, Botswana: whilst neighbouring South Africa is said to have the infrastructure, few African nations can lay so strong a claim to the essence...
SacriFist 2016 Band Poster

SacriFist: ending 25 glorious years at WinterFest’17

Cape Town, South Africa: this city prepares to bid it's final farewell to one of South Africa's Metal greats this weekend. We feel...
Truth And Its Burden 2017 I Labour

Truth And Its Burden: ‘I Labour’ album out today

Johannesburg, South Africa: melodic hardcore band Truth And Its Burden has released it's third full length studio album today. The album, titled I...
Tesseract 2016 promo pic

Tesseract: Interview with James Monteith

All right, let's face it: we're greedy. When it comes to music, we've bypassed the corner store and gone straight to the all-you-can-eat banquet....