What's New

New iOS7 look and feel
New iPhone homepage and issue details
Restore purchases fix

As always, if you have any problems at all, please contact us at [email protected]

App Description

Welcome to HEAVY Magazine, the quarterly magazine dedicated to those who regularly attend local and international heavy music gigs, buy and share music and news with others, are not satisfied with their need being met by music magazines out in the market place. They live breathe Australian ‘heavy’ music.
HEAVY is an independent quarterly ‘heavy’ music magazine; produced by people who live for their music. The contributors are musicians, Music Journos and die-hard fans.
The magazine was created to help emerging Australian underground ‘heavy’ talent, as well as featuring high-profile International and Australian acts in the ‘heavy’ music scene. HEAVY will be used as a resource of information, with a strong focus on providing industry tips, up to date information and advice by some of the most experienced and knowledgeable Australian and International music professionals.

- Emerging Australian talent
- High profile International & Australian talent
- Chicks in Music – interviews with women making their mark in the ‘heavy’ scene
- Rockin ‘How To’ guides from the industry pros including:
- Strings & Skins
- Engineering/Production
- Advice for musicians & promoters
- Grants/Funding opportunities
Find out why our readers love the magazine and keep coming back for more!
This is a free app download with paid content within. The current issue, back issues and future issues can be purchased within the app.

Subscriptions are also available within the application. When a recurring subscription is purchased the latest issue will become available to download immediately.

Available subscriptions are:

2 back issue bundle: £7.99/US$11.99/AU$12.99
6 months: £8.99/US$12.99/AU$13.99 (2 issues)
12 months: £18.99/ US$26.99/ AU$27.99 (4 issues)

-The subscription will renew automatically unless cancelled more than 24 hours before the end of the current period. You will be charged for renewal within 24 hours of the end of the current period, for the same duration and at the current subscription rate for the product.
-You may turn off the auto-renewal of subscriptions through your Account Settings, however you are not able to cancel the current subscription during its active period.
-Payment will charged to your iTunes account at confirmation of purchase and any unused portion of a free trial period, if offered, will be forfeited when a subscription to that publication is purchased.
Bundles of single issues can be also be bought within the application. To use purchased credits, simply click on the issue price and select ‘use credit’. This allows you to purchase back issues at reduced prices.

Users can register for/ login to a pocketmags account in-app. This will protect their issues in the case of a lost device and allow browsing of purchases on multiple platforms. Existing pocketmags users can retrieve their purchases by logging into their account.

We recommend loading the app for the first time in a wi-fi area so that all issue data is retrieved.
If your app will not load past the splash page after a first install or an update please click the settings cog, then click Settings then Refresh app data. If this also fails to work please delete and reinstall the app from the App Store

Help and frequently asked questions be accessed in-app and on pocketmags.
If you have any problems at all please do not hesitate to contact us: [email protected]
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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 29, 2012 Initial release
  • February 09, 2013 New version 4.9.9
  • December 19, 2013 New version 4.9.35
  • May 13, 2014 New version 4.9.43