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SAMMA: Public Participation, 3-day polls open

Johannesburg, South Africa: the South African Metal Music Awards is operating in full swing to determine a set of recipients who will be awarded...

Terminatryx to release Remyx v1.0

Terminatryx has never been a band prone to conformity; the disadvantage of being in South Africa and playing an alternative blend of electronically fueled...

‘Ladies First’ Says Metal Del Mundo

A new German-based record label Metal Del Mundo has set out on a mission to find quality metal/alternative acts from all around the world,...
Camping at RAMfest Cape Town

RAMfest Cape Town announces 2 nights camping + Hard Rock & Metal Bar

RAMfest weekend is all-systems-go, and a limited number of 1000 early-bird Cape Town punters can enjoy 2 nights camping, as well as open...

Cape Town Metal Bands get behind Motorcycle Tragedy Benefit

A fundraiser has been declared in order to donate to the family of motorcyclist and metalhead Bertus "Banana", who succumbed to his injuries following...
Set For The Sky 2018, Alibi

Set For The Sky: Alibi, first single since 2015

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IiUcRChfWRo Cape Town, South Africa: typically considered more pop/punk/rock in Metal circles, Set For The Sky has been skirting on the periphery of our attention...
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SummerFest’19 ‘Make It Count’ campaign: 10 free tickets

Cape Town, South Africa: when we say our little festival is "a place for Friendship and Metal", we're not joking! The reason we...
Irony Destroyed 2018 Immortal Ego

Irony Destroyed: Immortal Ego single out

https://youtu.be/oatnrm7GCgI Nairobi, Kenya: rising in the ranks of the Kenya metalcore scene, Irony Destroyed unleashes another single in 2018 with 'Immortal Ego'. 'Immortal Ego'...
Mind Assault Going Full Blast ten years in metal

Going Full Blast: more than a decade in metal

Few metal bands in the Southern African region manage to last longer than just a couple of years. With local cities spread far...
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Lelahell: second album, Alif, out now

Algiers, Algeria: Death Metal reigns supreme in North Africa this month as Lelahell's long awaited second full-length album Alif arrives. Released on Friday,...