Posts tagged "Heavy Music"
[FEATURE] THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD: WHAT IT'S REALLY LIKE FOR TOURING BANDS PRE-FAME

[FEATURE] THE LONG AND WINDING ROAD: WHAT IT’S REALLY LIKE FOR TOURING BANDS PRE-FAME

We’ve seen them strutting on stage singing, the crowd hanging on their every word. We’ve seen the guitars slung low creating sounds that make our emotions soar. We’ve seen them beat drums in tune with the beat of our hearts. We’ve seen the videos and heard the stories of wild parties that would make Charlie...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] THE MONSTER OF GATHERINGS: UNIFY 2018

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] THE MONSTER OF GATHERINGS: UNIFY 2018

Straight after Christmas and New Year celebrations, Unify came screaming around the corner to punch you in the face. It was brutal, but like all mosh injuries it was something to show off and brag about. For those who have never made the trip to Tarwin Lower in Gippsland, Unify Gathering is a sanctuary for...
[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] MISS MAY I SET ADELAIDE UNIBAR ABLAZE

[LIVE MUSIC REVIEW] MISS MAY I SET ADELAIDE UNIBAR ABLAZE

Miss May I were last here four years ago when they were nothing more than just boys. Today, they arrived back in Adelaide as men—men with an amazing back catalogue and an awesome stage performance. Men prepared to set Adelaide ablaze on a sultry Saturday night, as they tour their new album Shadows Inside. Before...
[INTERVIEW] MISS MAY I’S LEVI BENTON SAYS THE BAND HAS TAKEN “A HUNDRED STEPS FORWARD”

[INTERVIEW] MISS MAY I’S LEVI BENTON SAYS THE BAND HAS TAKEN “A HUNDRED STEPS FORWARD”

Since forming in 2007, Ohio natives Miss May I have released a staggering six albums. Throughout their journey, they maintained the same lineup and with that, the same desire to achieve their goals. TEO chatted with frontman Levi Benton, ahead of their first headline tour of Australia, about how they’ve pushed themselves further than ever...
[NEWS] THE METAL WORLD UNITES TO SUPPORT CHILDREN’S CHARITIES

[NEWS] THE METAL WORLD UNITES TO SUPPORT CHILDREN’S CHARITIES

Each year the Heavy Metal Truants ride is responsible for uniting people from the heavy music industry across the globe; the movement is a fundraiser supporting children’s charities, and 2017 marks the fifth year of this massive event—officially dubbed HMT V – Revenge Of The Fifth. Chris Maric—owner of Maric Media—will be participating in Heavy...
[EP REVIEW] THE BLISSFUL HOLLOW BY TROJANS

[EP REVIEW] THE BLISSFUL HOLLOW BY TROJANS

With only 12 months under their belt as a band, Sydney’s Trojans have already put together their debut EP. And let’s just say straight off the bat—yes. Titled The Blissful Hollow, it was written through turmoil—reflective of personal and worldly troubles—but through all the hardship this djenty gem was created. The fellas are Jesse Vanderhurst...
LESSONS LEARNT AT UNIFY 2017

LESSONS LEARNT AT UNIFY 2017

Unify 2017 A Heavy Music Gathering—the title says it all. TEO made the road trip to Tarwin Lower in Victoria to check out the festival and see what all the fuss was about. Unify already kills it on so many levels; you’ve got ace bands, chill vibes, good food and great times. And while everyone...
UNIFY: A HEAVY MUSIC GATHERING SOLD OUT THIRD YEAR IN A ROW!

UNIFY: A HEAVY MUSIC GATHERING SOLD OUT THIRD YEAR IN A ROW!

After two massively successful years and now, an impressive third sell-out in a row, UNIFY will return to Tawin Lower this weekend with its biggest lineup yet; including headline performances by Alexisonfire, Violent Soho and Northlane as part of a 26 band lineup over two huge nights. UNIFY’s Luke Logemann reminds us that heavy music is still thriving in the Aussie music scene,...
UNIFY 2017 MATON SUNDAY SESSIONS ACOUSTIC LINEUP ANNOUNCED!

UNIFY 2017 MATON SUNDAY SESSIONS ACOUSTIC LINEUP ANNOUNCED!

UNIFY 2017—the heavy music gathering—will now take place over two nights from Friday, 13 January to Sunday, 15 January on one stage, and Sunday will be the designated chill out day in the main arena with DJs, acoustic artists, happy hour drink specials, recovery breakfast and a market place. The Maton Sunday Sessions acoustic lineup is an...
THRASHING IT OUT WITH ENDRAH!

THRASHING IT OUT WITH ENDRAH!

Brazilian death/thrashcore band, Endrah, released their new EP earlier this year. It’s titled Shoot, Shovel, Shut Up, and if you like things spoken about with brutal honesty, backed by brutal music, perhaps you should check these guys out. Hailing from Sao Paulo, the guys: Relentless (vocals), Covero (guitar), Adriano Vilela (bass) and Bruno Santin (drums)...
UNIFY EARLY BIRD TICKETS SOLD OUT WITHOUT LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT!

UNIFY EARLY BIRD TICKETS SOLD OUT WITHOUT LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT!

UNIFIED, THE HILLS ARE ALIVE and RED HILL ENTERTAINMENT are proud to announce that the Early Bird ticket allocation for UNIFY 2017 has officially sold out. Open to previous attendees of the festival only, incredibly all 2000 tickets flew out the door in under 24 hours, without the backing of a lineup announcement. Any fans who missed out on...
UNIFY: A HEAVY MUSIC GATHERING ANNOUNCEMENT

UNIFY: A HEAVY MUSIC GATHERING ANNOUNCEMENT

UNIFIED, THE HILLS ARE ALIVE and RED HILL ENTERTAINMENT are proud to announce the hugely successful UNIFY will return in January 2017 bigger and better than ever. From all accounts, UNIFY 2016 has already been hailed as one of the most memorable weekends of the year. The third instalment of Australia’s only heavy music boutique camping festival...