Metalhead Magazine Issue 05


Issue Five – shipping June 2023


132 pages of pure metal greatness – celebrating some of the finest bands in the world – both new and established.

This issue Zeal & Ardor graces our cover – we talk about the power of the word and a passion for prose, created comics and his great-great-grandmothers slavery.

We have exclusive reads with Decapitated, Gnome, Cave In, Headswim, Vio-lence, Duncan Patterson, Helms Alee, Ufomammut, Glitchers, Spell, Autospy, Sigh, Paul Speckmann, Sikth, Blood Incantation, Blacklab, Hellblind, The Callous Daoboys, Marc Valentine, MWWB, Mantar, Bloodbath, Nukebirds, Made of Teeth, Helpless, Cryptworm, Voldt, Cage Fight, Oni, Bunuel.

Plus we speak to Paul Warren about being a character extra and Rue Morgue Records about being epic.

All this is wrapped inside our 300 gsm matte cover, beautifully printed in the UK.

Metalhead is a high quality A4 printed independent publication.

Metalhead is the ‘long read’, created to digest and to savour. It is not for a quick read and then to the recycling bin. Make space on your bookshelf, vinyl shelf or coffee table. Metalhead is a keeper and will be delivered directly to your door.

Metalhead magazine is the brainchild of Editor in Chief, Darren Sadler who has been working in the industry for over 20 years. Darren held editorial posts at Kerrang, Metal Hammer, Iron Fist and Terrorizer. He has gathered an elite team with myriad experience.

Metalhead is not a pay-for-coverage magazine and only write about artists that we care about.

Metalhead will not be published online.



Rue Morgue Records is absolutely delighted to be the first Australian stockist for this incredible new Metal publication… Metalhead!

More like a book than just your usual standard-fare Metal magazine publication, Metalhead has to be seen to be believed! Yeah, it is THAT good!


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