Dreamshade release scorching new single Shanghai Nights

Swiss melodic metal masters Dreamshade have revealed a new single Shanghai Nights, taken from their forthcoming album A Pale Blue Dot which is set for release on the 5th March 2021 . It’s the second track they have shared from the new album after Lightbringers, which the band released late last year. The track which…

Truth And Its Burden unleash Live at Winterfest album.

Over a decade ago, Johannesburg’s Truth and Its Burden immersed itself in a thriving metal scene. The idea was simple enough: delivering a message of hope and positivity out of the ashes of friction, adversity and dreams reshaped and redrawn. Those same ideals that initially bore life still resonate today, especially with the current situation…

Mongrel Records releases pummeling new compilation album FANGS

Mongrel Records is proud to present Fangs, a compilation of some of the finest heavy music from the emerging African underground, focusing predominantly on the fiery South African scene. Included in the 14 explosive tracks are locally acclaimed bands such as Ruff Majik, Deity’s Muse, Boargazm, Hellcats, and The Drift, with the added spice of…

Brochella Infests The West Rand This Halloween

JOBURG’S BIGGEST HALLOWEEN INFESTATION SET TO STORM THE NEW RUMOURS ROCK CITY WESTGATE Thursday 17 October 2019, Johannesburg: Is the West Rand ready for a one of a kind infestation of sleazy rock, hardcore metal and pop punk vibes? We will see on the 2nd of November 2019 at Rumours Rock City Westgate, situated just off…

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…

Truth & Its Burden Announce IRON & FIRE TOUR

Johannesburg hardcore veterans TRUTH & ITS BURDEN kick off their 2018 touring schedule with the IRON & FIRE TOUR. The tour spans across all major South African cities in support of their recent 2017 I Labour full length release. The IRON & FIRE TOUR also features support throughout the country from the likes of; Facing…