Meshuggah Had To Make The Jump To 8-Stringed Axes For Their Eighth Album

It was nearly 25 years ago that rhythm guitarist Mårten Hagström joined the Swedish metal powerhouse. All those years later, and at the band’s studio rehearsing for a round of shows in South America, the axeman finds it hard to believe. The brutal five-piece’s mammoth of a journey extends to...

Meshuggah Announce 2017 Australian Tour Dates

Swedish metal favourites Meshuggah, noted for their progressive and outside-the-box approach to the genre, have announced they will be heading Down Under next March to celebrate the release of their eighth album, The Violent Sleep of Reason. Meshuggah have been a formidable force in heavy metal for 30 years, unleashing...

Lamb Of God & Meshuggah

On paper, this tour has a lot going for it. Two full-production headline sets from two of the most respected names in metal – both with brilliant new albums to draw from.  It also boasts Meshuggah’s first full-scale shows since 2008 and Lamb Of God’s first Australian visit since vocalist...

Meshuggah Talk Perfectionism, Band Depression, Universal Fans & More

When a musician is listed as one of the fastest and most technically proficient drummers in the world by publications such as Rolling Stone, Modern Drummer and Ultimate Guitar, you would assume that their interest is such that they’d never venture too far from the kit Not so for Tomas...

Lamb Of God & Meshuggah Announce Co-Headline 2013 Australian Tour

Following on from this morning’s monster metal triple bill of Bring Me The Horizon, Of Mice & Men, and Crossfaith, Soundwave Touring have another huge announcement for metalheads. After the rallying cries of the heavy rock community united with ferocious focus to ‘Free Randy’, the campaign to acquit metal vocalist...

Soundwave – Melbourne

Check out our photos of the biggest day of metal and rock n roll Melbourne has seen in years

Soundwave 2012 Melbourne Timetable, Set Times, Map, & General Information

That time has come around again for the Soundwave to kick off for another year with the Melbourne leg set to start in just a few hours. But before you go we’ve got all the information for you to make your day go as smoothly as possible. Print out the...

Devin Townsend Project

Taking over the regal surroundings of the Forum Theatre tonight are two of most influential forces in metal, Devin Townsend’s self-titular Project, and Meshuggah, with support from Dredg. Unfortunately for a good chunk of the audience tonight, the line to get into the sold-out venue is stuck around the corner...

Soundwave – Sydney

Check out our photos of all the action at Soundwave in Sydney including Steel Panther, System Of A Down, Bush and more!

Soundwave – Brisbane

Check out our photos of all the action at the event that kicked off the national tour, Soundwave in Brisbane

Soundwave 2012 Sydney Timetable, Set Times, Map, & General Information

That time has come around again for the Soundwave to kick off for another year with the Sydney leg set to start in just a few hours. But before you go we’ve got all the information for you to make your day go as smoothly as possible. Print out the...

Soundwave 2012 Brisbane Timetable, Set Times, Map, Signing Tent Times, & General Information

That time has come around again for the Soundwave to kick off for another year with the first date in lovely Brisbane set to kick off in just a few hours. But before you go we’ve got all the information for you to make your day go as smoothly as...

Neurosis Tour, New Tunes From Meshuggah, Marilyn Manson, Periphery, and more!

So Whitney Houston met her end at the hands of too much o’ the good-bad stuff, some Xanax and a sinister bathtub, and while I won’t pretend to be a fan for the sake of… I dunno, carrying on like she was a dear friend of mine who passed away...