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SATANFEST 2017 lineup – 22 bands, 3 days

May 10, 2017 0

Short Blast to Oblivion Productions presents SATANFEST 2017. Returning to Christchurch for the first time since 2009 the hallowed ritual of SATANFEST is bringing together 22 bands from all round New Zealand for 3 days of Extreme Read More

SOJOURNER – Empires of Ash

April 10, 2017 0

SOJOURNER’s debut album Empires of Ash was one of the most well-received, globally-renowned atmospheric black metal albums of 2016. SOJOURNER are a folk-influenced atmospheric black metal band from Dunedin, New Zealand, with the exception of their vocalist who is Read More

SET ON END – The Dark Beyond

March 20, 2017 0

After a lengthy hiatus SET ON END reappeared in 2016 with a new line-up, and an album out on formidable American label Artery Recordings. Originally formed in 2005 SET ON END played their live debut in 2009 and released their Means Read More

BLOODNUT – Blues From The Red Sons

March 14, 2017 0

BLOODNUT perform stoner sludge fuelled by staunch ginger-pride poised for world domination. Yep. They released their debut album Blues from the Red Sons in September of 2016. nuWhile BLOODNUT are not a parody band they are a Read More

SILENT TORTURE – Torn to Pieces

March 14, 2017 0

SILENT TORTURE released Torn to Pieces on January 28th, 2017. Their second EP in as many years showcases exactly what a great death metal band SILENT TORTURE have evolved into already. “The relentless thrash hits you hard Read More

FORSAKEN AGE – Vengeance of the Slain

March 14, 2017 0

After much turmoil and tribulation FORSAKEN AGE presents their long awaited 2nd release Vengeance of the Slain. Released November 3, 2016, on Metal Hell Records (USA). “Heavy Metal is currently lost in a wilderness of trends, Read More

SOLAR MASS – Pseudomorphosis

March 14, 2017 0

On September 26th, 2016, Pseudomorphosis the debut album from SOLAR MASS was proudly released by German label IRON BONEHEAD PRODUCTIONS. “Just as a prehistoric universe exploded into being like a hell storm of raging chaos, so too Read More

ODIUSEMBOWEL – Mephitic Sermon

January 30, 2017 0

Mephitic Sermon is an unforgiving onslaught of Brutal Death Metal/Grindcore the likes of which ODIUSEMBOWEL consistently deliver, but with a difference… Following on from previous releases Vomit Sucking Cunt Lips (2007 EP), Peepshow of Decomposition (2008 Demo) and Odiusembowel (2012 Demo) the Read More

METALTOWER – Myopic Dystopia

January 29, 2017 0

New Zealand’s eclectic purveyors of progressive death metal, METALTOWER, have risen in their 3rd incarnation with a beast of technical wizardry named Myopic Dystopia. Two and a half years in the making this monolith of an Read More

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iTunes Metal Chart today

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Brutalitees Birthday Bash 10 is just 4 weeks away and it's going to go off! Every year has been fucking amazing and this year marks a Decade of Debauchery! After a brutal amount of thought... we've de...

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premium metallica shirts
$20 – Auckland, New Zealand

selling premium metallica shirts 20$
dm if interested
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Blood of the Moon unleash the gates of hell at the early time of 8:10pm next week at Valhalla.

Next week - Angelcorpse - Extermination New Zealand Tour

Don't miss this last opportunity to grasp the horns of the dragons of chaos before Angelcorpse_official lay the beast to rest once and for all.

27th July - Valhalla, Wellington
with Blood of the Moon and WINTER DELUGE
Tickets --> https://goo.gl/49UAW3

Tickets: www.valhallatouring.com and www.undertheradar.co.nz
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On the show this week new music from Belgium's Diablo Blvd. Tracks from Fozzy, Ichabod Krane, & Starovarius

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Refuse/Resist, Stripsearch, Intergracia and Horizon A.D.

July 29, 2017, 9:00pm - July 30, 2017, 2:00am

Refuse/Resist - Sepultura Tribute, Stripsearch The Faith No More Experience, Intergracia and Horizon A.D.are getting together for what is bound to be an explosive night! All proceeds from the show go ...

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Best old school bass solo

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