Alex Griffin's Top 10 Albums of 2014
Posted 10 mins ago

Writer, musician, broadcaster and all-around Renaissance man Alex Griffin breaks down his 10 best records of the year.

Alex Griffin’s Top 10 Albums of 2014
A Minute With Drohtnung
Posted 1 day ago

Before they join Drowning Horse, Tangled Thoughts of Leaving and a slew of Perth's best heavy acts for New Year's Evil at The Bakery, we spend a minute with Old…

A Minute With Drohtnung
Scott Williams' Top 10 Albums of 2014
Posted 2 days ago

Scott Williams of RTRFM's Critical Mass breaks down the best 10 albums of the year.

Scott Williams’ Top 10 Albums of 2014
Jack Payet's Top 10 Albums of 2014
Posted 3 days ago

From the experimental to the ethereal, Antennas to Heaven columnist Jack Payet counts down his favourite releases of the year.

Jack Payet’s Top 10 Albums of 2014
Scott Bishop's Top 10 Albums of 2014
Posted 4 days ago

One of the esteemed hosts of RTRFM's Critical Mass counts down the best heavy releases of 2014.

Scott Bishop’s Top 10 Albums of 2014


New Year’s Evil

This New Year’s, you’re invited to a killer party…” starring an infamous local line-up of some of life is noise’s most beloved acts, plus those chosen bands’ handpicked selections, including Tangled Thoughts of Leaving, Drowning Horse, Scalphunter, The Devil Rides Out and many more! Read More


For over a quarter of a century, Eyehategod have carried the torch for the metal culture of New Orleans, sharing stages with the likes of Pantera, Goatwhore and Crowbar while pioneering the down-tuned, sludge-laden, blues-inflected guitars and thunderous rhythms. Armed with their first new record in 14 years, Eyehategod return to Australia this January and February for headline dates in Perth, Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. Read More

Tour Rumours

We here at life is noise have got our ear to the ground, and have heard the odd rumour or two of acts that may or may not be coming to Australia. While we obviously make no guarantees, our top… Read More