Published on November 2nd, 2017

Album review- Cellar Darling- This is the Sound By ANDREW McKAYSMITH I’VE read a few comments from punters under You Tube »

Published on November 2nd, 2017

Album review – Pristine – Ninja By ANDREW McKAYSMITH RATHER a unique departure for the great metal focused label Nuclear Blast, »

Published on October 25th, 2017

By ANDREW McKAYSMITH IF any band has more street cred with rock and metal fans than Motörhead then please spare »

Published on October 24th, 2017

By JEREMY SHEAFFE and SERENE CONNEELY TWO YEARS ago an album jumped out of the huge pile I was reviewing »

Published on October 17th, 2017

By STEVE MASCORD THERE are rock’n’roll war stories and then there’s the saga of Killer Bee, a trans-Atlantic hard rock »

Published on October 8th, 2017

By ALISON “MetalBabe” COHEN KANSAS City-based power thrash metal band Hellevate have released two full-length albums and an EP, including »

Published on October 3rd, 2017

Album review – ACCEPT – The Rise Of Chaos By NEIL WILSON I AM a long-time fan of this legendary »

Published on September 29th, 2017

By TINA PEEL SYDNEY band You Am I are on a roll. Their Goddamn record is finally on the shelves, »

Published on September 19th, 2017

Gig review – SCORPIONS at Santander Arena, Reading, September 14 2017 By STEVE MASCORD WHEN you first catch a band »

Published on September 1st, 2017

HOT METAL is proud to premiere the debut single from Fret Rattle, the debut album by Sydney hard rockers Release »