Bummed out at the lack of heavy tracks in triple J's Hottest 100? Well, sulk no more friends, because the biggest day of heavy music radio in Australia, The Faction's Hardest 100 is back for another year on Saturday, March 5th and voting is open NOW!
Set to be a celebration of the copious amount of stupendously heavy tracks that were released in 2021, the year of our Dark Lord, Satan himself, The Hardest 100 will kick off at 9 AM in WA, 11 AM in QLD, 11:30 AM in SA & NT, 12 PM in NSW, ACT, VIC and TAS – and 2 PM in New Zealand.
Voting is now open at hardest100.com.au - where you can register and vote for your 10 favourite heavy songs of 2021 and closes at midnight on Sunday, February 27th 2022.
Voting puts you in the draw with a chance to win a prize pack from Amazon Music valued at over $1000, as well as multiple chances to win individual double passes to Unify Forever, Halloween Hysteria and all the remaining dates to Full Tilt Festival, Monolith Festival and Uncaged Festival. You automatically go into the draw to win access to the festival closest to you.
Last year, the number one spot was claimed by Architects Animals.
This year, the countdown will be hosted on the day by Amazon Music Senior Music Programmer and curator of Amazon Music playlist Rock Scene, as well as regular alt, rock and scene radio host on Amazing Radio in the UK - Elise Cobain!
There will also be some official listening parties taking place in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne and afterparties featuring Stepson in Brisbane, Redhook DJs & KILA in Sydney and Marcus Bridge (Northlane) and Jack Bergin (Void of Vision) performing DJ sets in Melbourne.
If you're having trouble remembering what came out in 2021, then refresh your memory, by listening through our 30 Best Metal Singles Of 2021.
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