Barbarion is a heavy metal band from Melbourne, Australia. The members came together in 2007 and started performing in 2008.
Since then, Barbarion’s extraordinary stage shows and catchy songs have been steadily winning over Australian audiences. Barbarion always delivers a highly entertaining and theatrical performance. The shows incorporate fire, smoke, skulls, weapons and other battle/heavy metal themed props. On top of this, each member brings to the stage their own barbaric identity, inspired by barbarians from various times and places - leather, flesh, fur, war paint, helmets,drinking horns – it’s all there and the resulting spectacle is not soon forgotten. The band consists of a larger than life frontman, three hairy guitarists, bass and drums. The music appeals to metal and non-metal fans alike. It is entertaining and uplifting and draws from traditional champions of metal and hard rock such as Iron Maiden, Manowar, Megadeth, Accept and AC/DC.
Notable moments in Barbarion’s recent history include: playing the Big Day Out Australian tour, Meredith Music Festival and Boogie Music Festival (all 2011), supporting international touring bands Alestorm (2013), Andrew WK (2011), Pulled Apart By Horses (2011) and Jeff the Brotherhood (2010); the release of their debut music video, 'My Rock' (2011), appearing on the Australian music trivia show 'Spics and Specs (2012 & 2014), releasing their most comprehensive album to date ‘Ram The World’ (2013) and completing their first successful tour of Europe (2013). Barbarion have played many successful club show in Australia and have built a reputation for entertaining, participative performances. You certainly won’t forget the first time you saw Barabrion.