New Zealand Metal Favourites 2014

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Here are my favourite New Zealand metal albums from 2014. Impressive and imposing. One and all.

Tis The Season: Part One

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Tis the season, my friends. It’s that wonderful time of year when everyone begins listing their favourite metal albums of 2014.

Bulletbelt Interview + Murderer’s Collar Stream

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Six Noises is also extremely honoured to debut “Murderer’s Collar”, the first track from Bulletbelt’s upcoming new album, Rise of the Banshee. And check out an interview with the band’s drummer, Steve Francis.

Into Orbit: Caverns

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Caverns, the debut album from Into Orbit—an instrumental duo from Wellington, New Zealand—is a perfect example of music that matters.

Trepanation: Hideous Black Abyss

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Trepanation – Hideous Black Abyss. Bandcamp. Get it now.

Dying of the light: Interview

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Earlier this year, industrial doom duo Dying of the Light released their latest EP, Monolithuim. Six Noises chats with band co-founder, Chris Rigby.

Sinistrous Diabolus: Total Doom//Desecration.

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Twenty years. That’s how long we’ve waited for Sinistrous Diabolus’s debut full-length, Total Doom//Desecration.

Shallow Grave — S/T

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New Zealand has a twisted heart that’s reflected in the country’s most ill-omened metal. The self-titled debut from Shallow Grave captures that anger and unease flawlessly

Exordium Mors—Sacrifice, Perish and Demise EP

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If Exordium Mors’ aim is to snag some label attention, they’ve certainly laid out a fine trap with Sacrifice, Perish and Demise

Old Loaves—Bad Rides 7″/Drowser LP.

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June 2012 has to go down as a damn near perfect month for Old Loaves. Read on to find out why…