Despite recent events in the Aussie festival scene, organisers also say #heavymusicisaliveandwell
UNIFY Gathering 2016
Tarwin Meadows is in the middle of buttfuck nowhere. A sprawling dustbowl out in the south-eastern Victorian shticks, surrounded by dense bushland, rambling cattle farms and sleepy fishing spots. And it’s an odd day for the quiet pastoral town of Tarwin Lower, because a legion of rowdy metalcore fans has suddenly got the townsfolk outnumbered
Watch the deadly tiger snake found at Unify Gathering being caught without a hitch
‘How Does It Feel’ features on the Sydney band’s new album, Limitless.
The 2016 event has officially exhausted its 5,000 ticket allocation.
Australia’s other biggest heavy music festival UNIFY Gathering has just amped things up a notch for 2016, adding a DIY Aussie supergroup to its sophomore bill. Introducing The All Nighters: “the best cover band you’ve never heard of”, consisting of Hellions members Matt Gravolin and Anthony Caruso and Heroes For Hire frontman Duane Hazell. The news comes after hardcore punks
Melbourne metalcore outfit Confession have been confirmed for the UNIFY Gathering 2016 lineup, and are set to play their second last show ever as part of the festival, before breaking up. Confession’s Saturday performance during the next year’s UNIFY Gathering will also be their final Victorian show, with the group set to disband after frontman
Organisers of the heavy as hell 2016 UNIFY Gathering have unveiled the event’s official timetable, letting punters know about set times long before the festival kicks off in January. UNIFY Gathering’s 2016 timetable (below) covers both the Matinee and Marathon days of the festival, with the shortest sets scheduled to run for 20 minutes and
Soundwave shmoundwave. The UNIFY Gathering 2016 lineup is here and it is one heavy metal mother-beast SO GO ON AND BEHOLD ITS MONSTROUS GLORY. Topping the gargantuan 20-strong bill are one of Australia’s biggest ever musical exports Parkway Drive, plus Sydney pop punkers Tonight Alive as well as behemoth international acts Neck Deep, State Champs,
UPDATE 25/09/25: The full UNIFY Gathering lineup is here! In Hearts Wake just become the first act to be officially confirmed for the 2016 UNIFY Gathering. The Byron Bay lads broke the news this morning during their visit to the triple j studios, where they ripped out a stripped-back cover of Parkway Drive’s Ire single
The lineup for UNIFY Gathering 2016 is yet to drop but punters snapped-up all the early bird tickets just three hours after they went on sale. Early bird tickets were available only to those who bought tickets to the 2015 edition of the festival which must mean that the inaugural event really impressed attendees. Punters
UPDATE 25/09/25: The UNIFY Gathering lineup is here! With dates already locked in for the 2016 edition of Aussie heavy music event UNIFY Gathering, organisers have announced the festival’s entire lineup has now been booked and will be unveiled on 25th September. In a statement posted to Facebook, UNIFY says its 2016 lineup will boast
After a successful inaugural event this year, the organisers behind UNIFY Gathering, an Australian two day heavy music event, have locked in the dates for the 2016 event. Punters keen to attend UNIFY Gathering in 2016 will need to mark Saturday January 16th and Sunday January 17th in their calendars. The gathering will return the