M4A SummerFest’15 bands announced

Cape Town's biggest celebration of all-local metal blasts into its ninth year ...bringing you the newest, the most legendary, and everything in between. The 17th bi-annual...

Bleeding Spawn: Hemorrhaging 2020 with ‘Pariah Attestant’

Middelburg, South Africa brutal death metal slammers Bleeding Spawn are releasing a new EP in 2020. Vocalist and bass player Dominic Vorster...

Mongrel Records: new SA-based heavy rock label

Johannesburg, South Africa: Just Music, a leading South African independent music company, announces Mongrel Records; a new label imprint that will...
KrankdUp 2017 for M4A

Krank’d Up 2017: Memphis May Fire / Intervals

Johannesburg, South Africa: fans of USA's metalcore band Memphis May Fire and Canada's progressive instrumental ensemble Intervals are flocking to secure tickets for Krank'd...
Mind Assault photograph, The Cult of Conflict

Mind Assault: new song, Corroded World

Cape Town, South Africa: last year ended with a bang for Mind Assault. In December, the...

Cape Town: End of an era looms for local metal scene

Cape Town, South Africa: it's not every day that our foundations get rocked. Today, however, we've heard the news which many a...
Testosteruins 2019 Suffering Masculinity EP artwork

Testosteruins: Suffering Masculinity, EP out now

Suffering Masculinity Cape Town, South Africa: the two-member continental death metal project Testosteruins delivers, as promised, its four-track debut EP, Suffering Masculinity. This follows...
Crown The Empire

Crown The Empire: South Africa tour dates, 2020

Johannesburg, South Africa: Jam Packed Productions broke some news along with a few hearts yesterday. The...
Peasant 2016 press - by Jurie Neethling

Peasant: EP arrival announced with video

Cape Town, South Africa: can you imagine letting this lot loose in your living room? Local venue owner Antonio Manuel must have thought...

SAMMA 2019: top five in each category announced

Johannesburg, South Africa: the SAMMA is well underway, recognizing the achievements of local metal acts in the...