- Features Baroness: The Red and the Blue "It's surprising in a very nice way to meet guys that genuinely care about the music that they make, and the music that other people make"
- Features ARIAs: A Ridiculous Insult to Artists Nothing more than an insulting joke
- Features 3 Inches of Blood: Here Comes Thy Doom "We're looking forward to doing a lot of headbanging down there."
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.