More Heavy Music Headed to SA in 2013

Champions of Metal Blade Records and one of USA's top metal attractions this side of the millennium is the band As I Lay Dying, and they will be jetting into South Africa during March of 2013 to appear at RAMfest 2013.

Local venue offers R5000 cash to one local metal band!

Beloved to Cape Town metalheads is their "last stand" position at 299 Lower Main Road, Observatory. Known either as Gandalfs or ROAR, depending...

Line-up Announced for SummerFest’12

The new year and 28th of January is fast approaching, and with it comes SummerFest '12. This will be our 11th event at the...
Become The Watcher: new album coming

Become The Watcher: new album coming

Durban-based Become The Watcher is a metal / slam / deathcore powerhouse of largely experienced musicians, mostly, in fact, consisting of former members of...
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SAMMA: top 5 nominee poll results

Johannesburg, South Africa: the South African Metal Music Awards hosted a public participation poll last week (May 29 to May 31) as the second...
Cruci-Fiction 2018 Satanic Dissemination

Cruci-Fiction: Satanic Dissemination, debut release

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa: Black Metal and its sub-derivatives persevere in KZN with this debut release by Cruci-Fiction, titled Satanic Dissemination. The three-track EP...
Megalodon Gravaton

Megalodon release their single: Gravaton

In South Africa, brutal doesn't sleep! Today, Cape Town's ironically futuristic 8-string wielding "shark from the past" have released their first single since...

South African hour on Norwegian Metal Radio tonight!

It happens from time to time that ears somewhere in the world hone themselves to what is happening in South African metal - some time ago it was Polish Radio Revolta - but tonight it will be the Norwegians at Metal Express Radio
Become The Watcher 2019 Psychophants

Become The Watcher: Psychophants EP available

Durban, South Africa: the East Coast has never been shy with extreme music, and Become The Watcher is just another glistening thorn in the...