Pre-WinterFest’14 interview with A Price On The King’s Head

Author: Rusty Abrahams Website of origin: Heavy Metal Panic Band: A Price on the Kings Head Band members interviewed: Brendan Glover & Wihan Mouton This interview was conducted...

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...
Wacken Metal Battle SA 2016 final date

Wacken Metal Battle South Africa: finalists

Johannesburg, South Africa: with all of the regional heats now concluded, Wacken Metal Battle South Africa approaches it's final hurdle in Johannesburg on 28...
DevilDriver 2016

DevilDriver: announced for Witchfest 2017

Cape Town, South Africa: local concert promoter Witchdoctor Productions have announced USA's DevilDriver as headliner for it's prized Witchfest festival brand. Witchfest enjoys a long...

Infanteria, South Africa Wishes You Well in Germany

It has already been more than a month since the winner of South Africa's Wacken Metal Battle was decided in the early hours of Sunday morning on June 16, so it seemed pointless to ask how Chris Hall, main man of Cape Town thrash metal outfit Infanteria, and his band mates felt about the local victory. However, we did ask about
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...
Zombies Ate My Girlfriend 2015

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...
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...

Overthrust 2017: A Mardi Gras, but for Metalheads

Johannesburg, South Africa: A trip “over the fence” to play at Botswana’s 8th Anniversary Overthrust Winter Metal Mania Festival in the 6000-strong town of...
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...