- Download Festival is returning for 2019 and added a date in Sydney, in addition to the previously established Melbourne show.
- Soundproofing company test their mettle against Heavy Metal at Heavy Montreal.
- As I lay Dying Euro tour selling like hot cakes.
- Front man, Tim Lambesis might be highly disliked in the US for his crime / failed attempt to hire a hit man but European audiences disagree.
- Sepultura still working on securing releases for their official band documentary, 'Endurance".
MUSIC: Fresh new Audio / Visuals.
- Downpour- Truth in Suffering from self titled album, due 7th September 2018.
- Wolfheart- Breakheart from "Constellation of the Black Light", due 28th September 2018.
- Terrorizer- Invasion from "Caustic Attack", due 12th October 2018.
- Hate Eternal- What Lies Beyond from "Upon Desolate Sands", due 26th October 2018
- Omnium Gatherum- Refining Fire from "The Burning Cold", due 31st August 2018.
- Soulfly- Evil Empowered from "Ritual", due 19th October 2018.
- Deicide- Seal the Tomb from "Overtures of Blasphemy", due 14th September 2018.
- Imperialist- The Singularity from "Cipher", possibly out now.
- The Unity- No Hero from "Rise", due 14th September 2018.
- Vreid- Black Rites in the Black Nights from "Lifehunger", due 28th September 2018.
TOURS: TUNE INTO THE PODCAST TO CATCH MY RUNDOWN OF INTERNATIONAL METAL BANDS THAT HAVE UPCOMING SHOWS IN NEW ZEALAND.