Seputus: Man Does Not Give

Seputus don’t just capture the rage around us on Man Does Not Give, they also help release the rage within us.



Vexamen is a bold debut, a huge step up from Verberis’ demo, and that bodes well for the band’s future endeavours.


Fistula: Longing for Infection

Longing for Infection is deliciously disgusting, and perfectly appalling. So chow down, kids.


Disjecta Membra: The Infancy Gospels Premiere

It’s a huge honour to be debuting brand new music from New Zealand’s long-running gothic/darkwave band Disjecta Membra on Six Noises.


Earth Tongue: Portable Shrine EP

There’s no question that Earth Tongue’s first EP makes for a captivating listen from a band carving out a distinctive sound.


Up The Punks & Rogernomix’s Tour of OZ / Asia 2016

Up The Punks & Rogernomix’s Tour of OZ / Asia 2016. Crusty good times, guaranteed.

New Model Army - Winter

New Model Army: Winter

The world might be going to hell, but New Model Army are still manning the barricades and howling defiantly.


Ritual Abuse & Trepanation

A couple of recent cult NZ metal releases you might have missed.


First Pass: #1

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.


Bloodnut: Blues from the Red Sons

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.