Hellfest 2019 Hell's Gates by Linda Evermore

Hellfest 2019, 21-23 June: review

Hellfest 2019. Hellfest 2019 took place over the weekend of 21st to 23rd of June, and completed its fourteenth year of the festival. M4A...

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...
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Endless Daze 2017: Turn on, tune in and drop out

Cape Town, South Africa: this weekend, "Die Weskus" will see a psychedelic array of bands and fans from around the country descend for the...

Pre-WinterFest’14 interview with Animus Fall

Author: Ryno de Lange Website of origin: Heavy Metal Panic Band: Animus Fall Band member: Joel Dickson (Vocals) This interview was conducted by Ryno de Lange of Heavy...
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Its a wrap: SA Wacken Metal Battle 2016

Johannesburg, South Africa: with this country's third year participating in the global Wacken Metal Battle, which sees approximately thirty (number varies from year to...

Pre-WinterFest’14 interview with Strident

Author: Darkfiend Website of origin: metal4africa Band: Strident Band member: Deon Van Heerden (Vocals) This article was written following an interview conducted by Darkfiend of metal4africa in cooperation...
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Rock The Nation 7: event review

Palapye, Botswana: last weekend marked the seventh Rock The Nation festival hosted by local band Dust And Fire. An abundance of leather-clad, spiked,...
Emalyth Big Day Out II

Emalyth: Big Day Out II

Johannesburg, South Africa: "Hate City" finds some heart as metalheads, hard and prog rockers come together for Emalyth's Big Day Out II. The...
Deadline 2017 Release The Kitties

Release the Kitties: Keeping winter from the doorstep of CO-SANC

Johannesburg, South Africa: During these times of political disillusionment, it’s important to focus on the small acts of kindness and the people who do...

M4A SummerFest’17 line-up announced

Cape Town, South Africa: As we roll into a new decade of M4A shows, we have had the pleasant surprise of being revisited by...