ARTIST: STAINDALBUM: CONFESSIONS OF THE FALLENRELEASE DATE: FRIDAY 22ND SEPTEMBER 2023LABEL: BMGREVIEWER: ROD STRACHAN A shade over 11 years since the release of their self-titled album Rock Legends Staind return with eighth studio album “Confessions of The Fallen”. Frontman and vocalist Aaron Lewis lead’s the band into a new era Continue Reading

News: The Butterfly Effect New Shows Added For ‘Begins Here’ 20th Anniversary Tour Feb 2024. Play Begins Here Trivia!

THE BUTTERFLY EFFECTNew Shows Added For ‘Begins Here’ 20th Anniversary TourFebruary 2024Play Begins Here Trivia! Such is the legacy and impact of The Butterfly Effect that their shows in Brisbane, Canberra, Perth and Melbourne for the 20th Anniversary tour of their landmark debut album, Begins Here, have SOLD OUT! New Shows for Newcastle, Perth AND Hobart have been added Continue Reading

H2ZHW: Chuck Garric From The Alice Cooper Band

In this episode we hang out with Chuck Garric Chuck, for the last 20 years has been the bass player for Alice Cooper. He has also been a member of Dio and the Eric Singer Project, as well as his own band Beasto Blanco. We spend some time talking about Continue Reading

Tours: Mudvayne + Coal Chamber – Australian Tour February 2024

Mudvayne have sold more than six million albums worldwide with 3 Platinum albums in Australia alone. They were honoured with the first ever MTV2 Award and were heavily featured in the pages of Rolling Stone, Revolver, Entertainment Weekly, Newsweek, Blender, Maxim, Spin, Guitar World, USA Today, and countless others media outlets where metal bands fear Continue Reading

H2ZHW: Kyle Schaefer Of Fallujah

Welcome to the latest episode of Hanging With Hear 2 Zen Today we are joined by Kyle Schaefer, lead vocalist of Fallujah We chat about a range of topics, including the bands upcoming Australian Tour with Cattle Decapitation,How the band survives on the road, his fill in for Rivers Of Continue Reading

Check This! Sweden Keeps Delivering The Goods With “Self Deception”

Heavy and pulsating energy – that’s what we get on Self Deception’s new single “The Scandinavian Dream” – a completely logical follow-up to the recent “Fight Fire With Gasoline”. If you love high-octane rock music, you won’t be disappointed. During the European summer, the band hit the road and expanded Continue Reading

H2ZHW: Adam Biggs From Rivers Of Nihil

In this episode we are hanging with Adam from Rivers Of Nihil Rivers Of Nihil, known for their punishing assault of modern progressive death metal, are ready to take the stage once again support friends Neo Obliviscaris. Blending influences from electronica, jazz, alternative, and folk, their music transcends the boundaries Continue Reading

H2ZHW – Oli From Our Last Enemy

In this episode we are hanging with Oli from Aussie Industrial Titans, Our Last Enemy. The band EP released their new ‘As Within So Without’ on August 18, which includes the second single from the EP,the pummelling ‘Still Breathing’ featuring long time friend of the band and deathcore royalty, CJ Continue Reading

Live Review: Avatar – Brisbane 2023

HEADLINER: AVATARSUPPORT: KRAVEVENUE: THE TRIFFID, BRISBANEDATE: AUGUST 27TH 2023REVIEWER: MERT TYSONPHOTOGRAPHER: ANDREW TREADWELL PHOTOGRAPHY Ladies and gentlemen, your hero has returned againEverything is going to be okay-ay-ay-ay! And it was ok! Well more than ok Swedish band Avatar blew the fucking roof off the Triffid on their final night of Continue Reading

Tours: Suicidal Tendencies Add More Shows To Aussie Tour

Prepare to have your mind Institutionalized Australia. The one and only Suicidal Tendencies will be bringing their ‘Still Cyco Punk After All These Years’ tour to our shores for the 40th Anniversary of their landmark, self titled debut. 1983’s Suicidal Tendencies!