High Tension Sign to New Damage for Canadian Release of ‘Death Beat’

Posted By High Tension / January, 9, 2014 / Read Full Post

New Damage has once again expanded its global empire by announcing the label will be giving metal-flecked Australian outfit High Tension‘s debut album Death Beat a Canadian release. While the LP arrived overseas last fall, New Damage drop the disc in Canada on February 18. Described in a press release as “brash, brutal and a little bit sexy,” the…

High Tension attending SXSW

Posted By High Tension / January, 8, 2014 / Read Full Post

High Tension has been added to the list of Australian artists showcasing at the SXSW 2014 conference.  

Death Beat tour announced

Posted By hightension / November, 8, 2013 / Read Full Post

High Tension have announced their plans for a tactical assault on the East Coast this November, in celebration of their new album, Death Beat. High Tension ‘Death Beat’ Tour Friday, 8th November 2013 Spectrum, Sydney with Corpus and Snakes Get Bad Press Saturday, 9th November 2013 Crowbar, Brisbane with O, The Fevered and Hope Drone…

High Tension announce debut album Death Beat

Posted By hightension / October, 25, 2013 / Read Full Post

In early 2013, almost out of nowhere, a music video landed on the internets and furiously peddled its way around social media, with the speed of a Lolcats meme circa 2010.  High Risk, High Rewards was an unexpected uppercut straight outta leftfield.  The riffage was demonic, demanding and frankly, hooky as shit.  The vocals?  Gloriously guttural, “like…

National tour announced

Posted By hightension / June, 5, 2013 / Read Full Post

High Tension has been named as main supports for Sydney metal quartet Lo!. Their national tour in July is in support of their new album, ‘Monstorium Historia’. The bands will hit Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney. LO! ‘MONSTORIUM HISTORIA’ AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2013 with special guests High Tension July 12 – Crown and Anchor, Adelaide w/…

First East Coast Tour Announced

Posted By hightension / February, 13, 2013 / Read Full Post

We are pleased to announce our debut tour across the East Coast of Australia this March to launch our self-titled 7inch/Digital EP. We will be visiting Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. Read on for full dates and details. Be one of the first to catch High Tension live when they hit venues in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney…

High Tension added to Pushover 2013

Posted By hightension / February, 12, 2013 / Read Full Post

Push Over will flip the Sidney Myer Music Bowl on its head in March 2013, when the likes of High Tension, DZ Deathrays, Violent Soho, Northeast Party House, Dream On Dreamer and Millions play in a unique reverse format where punters will enjoy a multi stage set up through the garden precinct behind the Bowl….

High Tension supporting Karnivool

Posted By hightension / December, 13, 2012 / Read Full Post

High Tension will be opening for Perth’s prog legends Karnivool at Waves in Woolongong and The Metro Theatre in Sydney. Dates below: KARNIVOOL HIGH TENSION Friday December 28 Waves – Woolongong KARNIVOOL HIGH TENSION Saturday December 29 The Metro Theatre – Sydney

Debut 7 Inch/Digital EP Out Now on OSCL

Posted By hightension / November, 13, 2012 / Read Full Post

High Tension are your soundtrack to the end of the world. Featuring members of Young & Restless, The Nation Blue & Love Like Electrocution. 1. Are You Safe (2:09) 2. High Risk, High Rewards (2:57) 3. Lucky Country (2:37) 4. Without Us (3:56)