A couple of recent cult NZ metal releases you might have missed.
First Pass #1: short and unedited reviews of music that’s caught my ear. If typos upset you, it’s best you look away now.
There’s a lot to enjoy in the red-hot heavyweight rock heard on Bloodnut’s debut. It’s an all-amps-ablazing good time –– from go to whoa.
Here are my two favourite punk albums thus far in 2016.
The staunchly independent Broken Limbs Recordings is underpinned by a steadfast DIY ethic and a passion for releasing works from artists the label believes in.
Six Noises’ 2015 Extravaganza: New Zealand Noise
Six Noises’ 2015 end-of-year shenanigans: Metal Part 2
Six Noises’ 2015 Extravaganza: Metal Part 1
Whether you’re going to enjoy Stone Angels’ Live E.P 2015 ultimately hinges on whether caustic live recordings appeal.
Creeping are set to return in late August, with bitter graveyard riffs primed and throat-slit growls at the ready on their brand new album, Revenant.