HypergiantAE 2017 Ravenous

Hypergiant A.E: debut with ‘Ravenous’ EP

Johannesburg, South Africa: eight-string guitars are becoming more prevalent in South African metal. The latest local metal band to bring forward an octo-onslaught...
ShangriLah 2017 Embrace The Tide

ShangriLah: ‘Embrace The Tide’ out now

Cape Town, South Africa: studio band ShangriLah delighted us with a preview in April, and the promised debut EP has finally arrived. Embrace The...
The Fallen Prophets 2017 Death Conquers Life

The Fallen Prophets: ‘Death Conquers Life’ out now

Cape Town, South Africa: death metal band The Fallen Prophets has released it's four-track EP Death Conquers Life today. Death Conquers Live is...
F8 2017 The Soul and the Flesh cover art

Terminatryx bass man celebrates 20 years of F8

Cape Town, South Africa: renowned alternative musician and sub-culture figure Paul Blom - whose first imprint on many a headbanging mind was as drummer...

Nebula Disrupt: ‘Libations of Omnipotence’ EP out tonight

Cape Town, South Africa: blackened death metal band Nebula Disrupt has often been marginalized for it's delightful extremity, but the release of the bands...
Har itj nå for sæ læll derre

Trasig: ‘Har itj nå for sæ læll derre’ out now

Johannesburg, South Africa: Norwegian Black Metal solo project Trasig has released it's second EP Har itj nå for sæ læll derre last night, featuring...
Sinister Superstar 2017 Seeds ov Betrayal

Sinister Superstar: ‘Seeds ov Betrayal’ out now

Richards Bay, South Africa: explorers of the black metal realm can download the latest offering from Sinister Superstar free of charge; a four-track EP...
Disarmageddon 2017 Contagen demo

Disarmageddon: full ‘Contagion’ demo released

Johannesburg, South Africa: thrash metal band Disarmageddon teased last week with the release of it's title track 'Contagion' from the demo EP which has...
Saqar 2017 The Reckoning

Saqar: ‘The Reckoning’ debut EP out now

Alexandria, Egypt: technical death metal band Saqar has released it's debut EP today with The Reckoning. Although the band's roots can be traced back to...
Craving Sanity 2017 Wasted Tranquility

Craving Sanity: ‘Wasted Tranquility’ EP out now

Pretoria, South Africa: melodic metalcore band Craving Sanity has returned with a bang since taking hiatus in 2013. Returning to the live stage...