Gone But Not Forgotten, Musicians You Won’t See At Soundwave 2013

Soundwave, Australia’s biggest metal and hardcore music festival, has a bit of a history of bands pulling out out of the event. But the number of cancellations, replacements, and Spinal Tap-esque drummer mishaps that have plagued this year’s edition has become somewhat comical. It’s no slight on the festival, it remains one...

AJ Maddah ‘Super Pleased’ As Soundwave Band Pulls Out Of Lineup

With less than three weeks until its kick-off at Brisbane’s RNA Showgrounds, the 72 strong list of names for Soundwave 2013 is now to be reduced by one. And the festival’s boss, AJ Maddah couldn’t be happier… Following deathcore band Dr Acula pulling out of the hard and heavy touring...

Soundwave 2013 Lineup Gets Bigger With Slayer, Cypress Hill + More

Despite having more leaks than the Titanic, the initial lineup announcement for Soundwave 2013 still made an impact as big as the names that graced its bill. From pop punks Blink 182 and The Offspring to the apperance of two of ‘The Big Four’ in Metallica and Antrhax, to some of the more populist selections like...