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 »

Published on August 23rd, 2017

By STEVE MASCORD IT’S not often you’ll hear a musician of any vintage boast “we’re one of the bands that »

Published on August 13th, 2017

By SERENE CONNEELEY and JEREMY SHEAFFE IT may be long way to the top if you want to rock’n’roll but »

Published on August 7th, 2017

Album review – Thunderstick – Something Wicked This Way Comes NWoBHM legend and all round great bloke Barry Graham Purkis AKA »

Published on July 28th, 2017

Album review – The Dustflowers- Get There By ANDREW McKAYSMITH THE lads from Brisbane certainly have enough experience through live »