Long Distance Runner: No Value

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No question, No Value is a great debut. But, even better, it shows a lot of promise for Long Distance Runner’s artistic future.

Into Orbit: Unearthing

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Plenty of instrumental bands can construct complex musical suites. But it takes a greater level of songwriting acumen to make that music dramatic and soul-stirring like Into Orbit do.

Six Noises EOY ’16: New Zealand Punk

Six Noises EOY ’16: New Zealand Punk

Parents: Great Reward

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If you’re seeking preeminent hardcore that’s twisted at the roots and wholly volatile, I’d wholeheartedly recommend you grab a copy of Great Reward, forthwith.

Broken Limbs Recordings

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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.

Into Orbit: Dark Matter

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New Zealand experimental rock duo Into Orbit have released a storming video to accompany their brand new track “Dark Matter”.

Six Noises’ 2015 Extravaganza: New Zealand Noise

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Six Noises’ 2015 Extravaganza: New Zealand Noise

New Zealand Music Month: Jakob, Into Orbit, and Spook the Horses

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New Zealand Music Month: Jakob, Into Orbit, and Spook the Horses

Spook the Horses: Rainmaker

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It’s not often a band like Wellington-based post-hardcore outfit Spook the Horses comes along. A band willing to take risks in pursuit of a greater artistic goal, as they’ve done on their sophomore album, Rainmaker.

Tis the Season: Part Six

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Part six of Tis the Season features end of year picks from Chris Rigby and Tom Saunders.