No question, No Value is a great debut. But, even better, it shows a lot of promise for Long Distance Runner’s artistic future.
Spiteful Urinator are masters at making vile noise. And if you’re looking for music that sounds and feels like it actively hates you, Absurdities and Death Rites is the perfect place to start.
Six of the best releases from Irish hardcore and crust label Distro-y Records.
Most of the music we listen to is comprised of variations on familiar themes. It’s much rarer to encounter genuinely innovative music like The All Seeing Hand create.
Here are five more recent New Zealand punk releases that you don’t want to miss out on.
No other band in New Zealand is making music like HFD, and their storming new album, Tetris, shifts the goalposts even further in that regard.
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.
Sick Old Man make a corrosive, whirlwind racket –– and Tribunus Plebis flies by at warp-speed.
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