- Album Reviews Cockfight Shootout: Asleep in Exile Hook-ridden hard rocking joy
- Features We Came as Romans: Growth and Understanding "It's always easier to be pessimistic about a situation than it is to be the opposite."
- Features Blind Guardian: Riding Into Obsession "You don't go to the bakery around the corner and grab his bread and say, 'Man, I love your bread, but I'll take it for free.' That's stealing!"
Brian is a writer and broadcaster from Katoomba, New South Wales and established Loud as a print zine in Sydney in 1996. His rock writing has appeared in publications such as Rolling Stone, On the Street, In Your Face, Rebel Razor, Loudmouth, Hysteria and more and he presented a weekly metal/hard rock radio show on community radio from 1995 until 2019. His reference tome 'The Encyclopaedia of Australian Heavy Metal' and novel 'Aftermath' were both published during 2015.