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PROGFEST: Announces Final Line Up For Jan 2018
1 month ago

PROGFEST: Announces Final Line Up For Jan 2018

The 2018 line up of Progfest will be the strongest yet with Norway's LEPROUS confirmed to headline all 3 Progfest festivals, plus headline their own sideshows in Perth and Adelaide!
Some of ... continue reading


PROGFEST: Announces First Round Line Up For January 2018. Extends Festival To Brisbane and Sydney + Leprous (Norway) To Headline
2 months ago

PROGFEST: Announces First Round Line Up For January 2018. Extends Festival To Brisbane and Sydney + Leprous (Norway) To Headline

Progfest 2018 has expanded to include all three east coast capital cities, hitting Sydney and Brisbane along with returning to Melbourne, following its December 2016 sold out edition!
Featuring ... continue reading


ARMSTRONG METAL FEST 2018: Band Submissions Now Open!
3 months ago

ARMSTRONG METAL FEST 2018: Band Submissions Now Open!

Preparing for their milestone of a decade of metal in Canada's Okanagan Valley, ARMSTRONG METALFEST is gearing up for their biggest event to date. Over the last nine years the festival has hosted a ... continue reading


After W:O:A is before W:O:A
4 months ago

After W:O:A is before W:O:A

Wacken Open Air is in the middle of dismantling the stages and buidlings at this year's festival, still with smiles in our faces as we walk down the streets of our village and think of the great ... continue reading


Muddling through Wacken
4 months ago

Muddling through Wacken

Michael from Metal-Roos is at Wacken, busy promoting the Metal United Down Under Volume 1 compilation and collecting impressions. The weather is an important factor for Wacken. The motto 'rain or ... continue reading


Aussies in Wacken
4 months ago

Aussies in Wacken

Wacken is already in it's second day with people waking up on the very muddy grounds getting ready for the next full-on festival day. We asked Aussies who are at Wacken this year about their ... continue reading


WELCOME TO WACKEN' 360°: Virtual Reality Doc Now Available For Purchase; New Trailer Released
4 months ago

WELCOME TO WACKEN' 360°: Virtual Reality Doc Now Available For Purchase; New Trailer Released

As previously revealed, 'WELCOME TO WACKEN' is an interactive virtual reality documentary produced by Canada's Banger Films and Secret Location that takes viewers inside Germany's Wacken Open Air ... continue reading


Live from Wacken
4 months ago

Live from Wacken

Metal-Roos secured a press pass for Wacken Open Air. We are going to have a look at one of the biggest metal festivals and report from the party. We will also track down some Aussies in Wacken to ... continue reading


THE NEW DEAD #8 METALFEST ADELADIE 2017
5 months ago

THE NEW DEAD #8 METALFEST ADELADIE 2017

Extreme times demand extreme responses! Adelaide prepare for Musical Destruction!!
The New Dead Metalfest brings you it's most crushing and biggest line up ever!!!
Headlining the new dead #8 are ... continue reading


The Metal Party is about to start… WACKEN!!!
6 months ago

The Metal Party is about to start… WACKEN!!!

Wacken Open Air is coming closer and we are getting excited. 47 days to go to the massive metal party (from 3 to 5 August). We are checking our camping gear and start practising our party stamina to ... continue reading


NUCLEAR BLAST: Announces 30th anniversary day at Summer Breeze!
6 months ago

NUCLEAR BLAST: Announces 30th anniversary day at Summer Breeze!

The world's leading independent metal label, Nuclear Blast Records, will celebrate its 30th anniversary at Summer Breeze Open Air, Dinkelsbühl, Germany this year! Due to this special event, the ... continue reading


IN FLAMES: Festival shows announced & music video for 'Here Until Forever' released
7 months ago

IN FLAMES: Festival shows announced & music video for 'Here Until Forever' released

At the beginning of June, Sweden's heavy music masters IN FLAMES will once again tour Europe, during which they will be playing some of the biggest festivals that the continent has to offer. To ... continue reading


Housefox Fest - Sydney: Feat Psycroptic & Toe To Toe - TODAY - Set Times and Opening Bands Announced
7 months ago

Housefox Fest - Sydney: Feat Psycroptic & Toe To Toe - TODAY - Set Times and Opening Bands Announced

After a super successful debut event last year, Housefox Fest is set to return in 2017.
Housefox Fest has immediately become known as THE all inclusive music event on Sydney's Northern Beaches ... continue reading


Metal-Roos in Wacken
7 months ago

Metal-Roos in Wacken

Michael and Anja from the Metal-Roos Team will spend most of the festival summer in Europe to introduce their little daughter to the German family. This happens in North Germany and Michael will use ... continue reading


Housefox Fest: Returns to Sydney’s Northern Beaches for 2017 - Psycroptic & Toe To Toe Headline
9 months ago

Housefox Fest: Returns to Sydney’s Northern Beaches for 2017 - Psycroptic & Toe To Toe Headline

After a super successful debut event last year, Housefox Fest is set to return in 2017.
Housefox Fest has immediately become known as THE all inclusive music event on Sydney's Northern Beaches ... continue reading