At the Gates to Tour South Africa in May 2015

Goddammit Witchdoctor, think of the wallets and bank accounts of all the South African metalheads! This is getting ridiculous!!

K.O.B.U.S. hint at new album to come soon

SAMA-Award winning metallers K.O.B.U.S. have hinted at the arrival of a new album sometime soon. The bands previous album Swaar Metaal, released in 2007, saw...

Terminatryx / Slashdogs to support Ministry in South Africa

The realm of rumour exploded into buzz last week with keen observers of USA's Ministry social media channels noticing mention of a South African...

Interview with In Flames’ Björn Gelotte

With Ramfest only just behind us, In Flames' performances in both Johannesburg and Cape Town are still very fresh in many metalhead's minds. Metal4Africa.com...
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M4A SummerFest’18: 03 February venue and line-up announced

Cape Town, South Africa: at www.metal4africa.com, we're preparing for our 23rd bi-annual event, SummerFest'18, taking place on Saturday 03 February. SummerFest'18 is our...

Countdown to Kataklysm ticking to zero

A strong atmosphere of triumph for South African death metallers has erupted since social media began streaming pictures of Canada's Kataklysm cavorting around Cape...
Emalyth Arts Expo: The Rapture

Emalyth Arts Expo 7: The Rapture… is coming

Pay-day is upon us! If Gauteng and surrounds do not yet have their plans in place to attend Emalyth's annual showcase event next...
Spectral Realm 2018 Spectral Witch of the Hex River

Spectral Realm: Ambiguous Quest, first single, new album

Johannesburg, South Africa: Symphonic Black Metal band, Spectral Realm, is coming back with a second album after its 2015 debut with Voyage To Spectral...
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Die Dood celebrates new moon with new release

Today, on the first new moon of 2016, Afrikaans atmospheric band Die Dood offer a first release for the year. In the continued...
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...