A double dose of doom metal from (anti-)Christchurch: Stone Angels and Black Temple.
One month into 2017, and I already have 11 New Zealand music releases to write about. No rest for the wicked, eh. Here’s the first three.
Six Noises EOY ’16: New Zealand Metal
Six Noises EOY ’16: Metal
There’s no question that Earth Tongue’s first EP makes for a captivating listen from a band carving out a distinctive sound.
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.