On the lookout for your next favourite Aussie band? You've come to the right place – here are eight of the locals we're loving most at the moment!
To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Black Sabbath's classic Paranoid album, we swung way back to its inception with the man, myth and maniac himself, Tony Iommi
After two enormous, game-changing concept albums, The Lemon Twigs dial things back a notch for their ambitiously lowkey third album
Nine albums down, the alt-metal assassins in Deftones continue to reinvent themselves – and the sound that made them one of the world’s most enticing musical outfits to begin with
Periphery may be off-season, but Misha Mansoor is keeping busy – like, “ten Bulb albums in five months, with even more in the making” kind of busy
He brought nu-metal to the masses in Slipknot and got grungy with Stone Sour – now, Corey Taylor is putting his pedal to the metal with a solo album of searing ‘70s rock ’n’ roll
They conquered the ‘90s, noughts and tens, and now Sevendust are kicking off their roaring ‘20s with an album set to redefine the very core of their signature style
2020 has put up one hell of a fight thus far, but for the South African nu-metal maniacs in Seether, it’s just another year in the life – one they’re ready to show what’s what
Look at this photograph… Okay, now read this interview, where Nickelback bassist Mike Kroeger looks back on 15 years of the iconic All The Right Reasons
Their new album may be called A Celebration Of Endings, but don’t get it twisted: Biffy Clyro ain’t going anywhere soon
Rock ’n’ roll ain’t dead – just look at English shredheads Nothing But Thieves for proof. In fact on album #3, they’re taking their signature modern rock mayhem to a whole new level
On their poignant and empowering new album Use Me, PVRIS frontwoman Lynn Gunn takes charge and embraces her well-earned turn in the spotlight
"This unforgivingly catchy and wickedly poignant debut is sure to make Pillow Queens an alt scene staple"
The Front Bottoms mastered their transition from basement-staple folk-punks to arena-packing pop kings. Now, they’re throwing caution to the wind with an album of pure, unfiltered chaos
"Rough around the edges in a cute and kitschy way, like a DIY punk bar with plastic butterflies blu-tacked to the walls"
Earning a major label smash-hit and Fender’s seal of approval just two years into her career, Beabadoobee certainly isn’t here to f*** around
"Kurt Vile’s new five‑tracker is driven by his typical twangy, from‑the‑hip noodling and soulful, pseudo-Southern drawl"
Hardcore's generation-spanning heroes go heavy on their latest album – both in sound, and in amp stacks...
Blending futuristic sounds with nostalgic attitudes, I Don't Know How But They Found Me (A.K.A. iDKHow) bring more than just the Razzmatazz to their as-titled debut album
"Wax Chattels have brewed up an album of rich and riveting guitar riffs that doesn’t actually feature a single guitar"
The dumb days are over and Tired Lion are ready for a second shot at life, thanks in no short part to the red-hot resilience of their badass frontwoman