Gauteng gets Southern African Metal triple-whammy!

Three metal bands from three different regions, each one rated amongst the top of their game at home, are converging on Gauteng province in the first week of September... Power Metal from Namibia, Thrash Metal from Botswana, and Death Metal from Cape Town. Find out more
Wacken Metal Battle 2019 South Africa

Wacken Metal Battle 2019: South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa: 2019 sees another opportunity for South Africa to prove its mettle at Wacken Open Air festival in Germany; hallowed land for...
Hiraeth 2019 Lucid

Hiraeth: Lucid, latest single, video coming soon

Lucid Johannesburg, South Africa: the prog Metal band Hiraeth gripped the nation in 2018 with its potent introductory single, 'Undying'. Last week, finally, the...
Alestorm 2017

Alestorm: returning to South Africa in 2019

Johannesburg, South Africa: after a single visit to the country in 2015 to appear at the legendary WitchFest, "Pirate Metal" band Alestorm is promised...
ROAR LIVE new look 2017

299 Lower Main: Cape Town says goodbye to landmark venue

Cape Town, South Africa: the weekend passed saw Capetonian metallers amassed at this cities landmark nightlife address, 299 Lower Main Road in Observatory, for...
The Fallen Prophets 2020 Relentless Killing Motivation

The Fallen Prophets: new album art reveal

Cape Town, South Africa: local Wacken Metal Battle SA finalist for this year, The Fallen Prophets, is...
Monuments return to South Africa in 2019

Monuments: return to South Africa, two cities

Monuments Johannesburg, South Africa: on the eve of hosting its tour for the Ukraine's Jinjer, Turning Tricks Entertainment is already announcing the next international visitor...

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...