Pre-WinterFest’14 interview with Peasant

Author: Ryno de Lange Website of origin: Heavy Metal Panic Band: Peasant Band member: Pieter Jordaan (Guitar) This interview was conducted by Ryno de Lange of Heavy Metal...

Photo Essay: Lamb of God, Johannesburg, South Africa

Lamb of God tore South Africa a new one last week and while some of us are still reeling, others want to do it all again (and again and again and again...). Unfortunately we can't get Lamb of God to stay, but we can offer you this great photo essay of the band's Johannesburg performance, courtesy of David "Devo" Oosthuizen.

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

Stocking up on whoop-ass for Whiplash!

With one of Cape Town metal's most premier calendar dates just days away, we decided to go in and get some inside info on WHIPLASH

Windhoek Metal Fest: In a class of it’s own

In 2008, the Darkfiend made his first journey from Cape Town up into the South West of Africa. The country of destination: Namibia. Hundreds of thousands of people visit Namibia for a great many reasons. Not least of all, the fact that the country sports some of the worlds best game hunting ranches, breathtaking scenery that borders on surreal, or even just a getaway for people who really desire some space and an escape from civilzation! However, a small trickling of visitors make their way for a completely different reason - Heavy Metal!!!