Truth & Its Burden release new single Surfacing

Johannesburg’s positive hardcore champions Truth & Its Burden have released the lyric video for their new single Surfacing which premiered exclusively via popular YouTube channel Hardcore Worldwide. This is the first new track from the band since the release of their critically acclaimed album I Labour in 2017. The inspiration behind the track is very…

MØNSTRØID unveil video for Lost in the Haze

  Cape Town based stoner/desert rock band MØNSTRØID have released the video for their track Lost In the Haze, taken from their 2017 debut album Set 1. Shot in both South Africa and the Namibian desert the band comments on the video,” We love where we live, and we wanted to position the Western regions…

All We’ve Known release debut full length album Dissidence

(Photo Credit @Stevesfilm) All We’ve Known is a 5-piece melodic metalcore band hailing from the windy city of Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Described as a blend of metalcore, hardcore, rock and electronics, the band’s sound is rooted in metal featuring electronic samples and ambience. Heavy breakdowns, hard hitting choruses, electronic elements and melodic riffs all…

Steve Umculo releases video for new single Pretty Baby

(Photo Credit – Lindsey Grace Whiddon) Today sees the release of Pretty Baby, the new single and video from singer-songwriter Steve Umculo. Born and raised in the culturally rich and bustling city of Johannesburg. His music is a tasty blend between folk harmonies and afro-centric grooves. Steve maintains a seamless balance between sing-along melodies and…

Dance Gavin Dance reveal dates for 2020 South African tour

Sacramento based post-hardcore protagonists Dance Gavin Dance have revealed dates for their first South African tour which will take place early 2020. Brought to you by JamPacked Productions, this is the fifth and final tour they promised last year to help raise R1 000 000 in aid of wildlife conservation and anti-poaching efforts in South Africa. ““We…

Vulvodynia unveils the video for their track Famine

(Photographer – Claudine van der Walt) South African brutal death metal giants Vulvodynia have released the video for their track Famine taken from their new album Mob Justice. Originally premiered on the 15th July 2019 via popular extreme metal YouTube channel Slam Worldwide the video sees the track tackling the harsh reality of famine and…