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ULCERATE ‘Shrines of Paralysis’ first song & tracklist released

September 15, 2016

‘Extinguished Light’, the 7th track from ‘Shrines of Paralysis’ is now available for streaming: https://soundcloud.com/relap…/07-ulcerate-extinguished-light ‘Shrines Of Paralysis’ is due out October 28, 2016 on CD/2xLP/Digital via Relapse Records. Physical packages and digital pre-orders are available Read More

VERBERIS album coming October, track & artwork revealed

August 8, 2016

Details about ‘Vexamen’ the debut album from Verberis (Wellington) have been revealed. Along with track ‘The Gaping Hollow Of Divinity’, and “majestic ‘n’ malevolent cover art by Artem Grigoryev” Iron Bonehead (Germany) have delivered quite the teaser. Read More

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Why listen to Slipknot when these guys kick their ass? ... See MoreSee Less

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The sound at Vector Arena was pretty terrible for Slipknot last night. Is it always like that? Great gig otherwise! ... See MoreSee Less

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Im a young metal drummer looking to join a band if any bands needs a drummer or someone who can fill in im the guy based in the waikato would also be keen on forming a band ! ... See MoreSee Less

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Nice! In the new Maiden FC mag Bruce is wearing an AB jersey!! 🤘🤘🇳🇿🏉 ... See MoreSee Less

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I know it's not strictly metal but I know some of you appreciate the odd MM track so get out the old corpse paint & come join us for our first gig if it's your thing! ... See MoreSee Less

Marilyn Manson Halloween Tribute Show

October 28, 2016, 7:30pm - October 29, 2016, 1:00am

Not a speck of light is showing So the danger must be growing Oh, the fires of hell are glowing Is the grisly reaper mowing? Yes! The danger must be growing (Faster! Faster!) For the rowers keep on ro...

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Nek week. ... See MoreSee Less

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Anyone want to book an Every Time I Die show? ... See MoreSee Less

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http://molten-metal-show.podomatic.com/entry/2016-10-27T00_12_56-07_00 ... See MoreSee Less

Its The annual Halloween special with tracks from Lizzy Borden, Grim reaper, Hellion, & much much more...BWAHAHAHAHAHA

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If you're in Wellington you should consider coming to this gig on Saturday. It's Bloodnut's second gig ever in Wellington and the first one was a bit expensive as we were supporting The Sword and American Sharks. Also we have a Wellingtonian joining us on stage! ... See MoreSee Less

Hallowe'en at San Fran!

October 29, 2016, 9:00pm - October 30, 2016, 1:00am

Hallowe'en at San Fran is going to be huge! Join us for a truly national show and enjoy some perfectly crafted indie rock tunes by heavyweights "No Broadcast" of Christchurch, the heavy riffage of Auc...

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8 Foot Sativa, A Comfortable Way to Rot, Aborted Christians, Abstract Survival, Abstruse, Abystic Ritual, Acalmbefore, Advaita, Akaname, Alarum, Alpine Fault, Amachine, Amidst Haze, Ancient Fortress, Angel Hammer, Anigma, Anno Domini Mortus, Anuclypse, Aphelon, Apnea, Arc of Ascent, Asphyxiate, Astaroth, Athenic, Authors, Awakened Inferno, Axiom, Azazel, Baal, Baboon King, Backyard Burial, Backyard Burial, Balthazar, Barshasketh, Beastwars, Belliciste, Beltane, Beyond Mind, Bioplasma, Black Boned Angel, Black Forest, Black Harvest, Black Mesa, Blackleaf Gardens, Blacktooth, Blitz, Blood Conquest, Blood Knight, Blood of the Moon, Bloodletting, Bloodshed, Bokorac, Bow Messiah, Brutalized Mortality, Bulletbelt, Cadaverous State, Cailleach, Carnal, Casus Inflamed, Cathedra, Cease to Exist, Cenosphere, Ceolskog, Cephalopod, Charley Browne, Christ Puncher, Christian Combustion, Cicadashrine, Confessor, Convulsion, Corpse Feast, Corrupted Omen, Coven, Covered in Shit, Creeping, Csejthe, Daemon, Dali, Damn the Trend, Damned Age, Datura, Dawn of Azazel, De Vermis, Deathnir, Decimated King, Defecate Organs, Defetus, Defiled Symphony, Demise, Demiurge, Demoniac, Denial, Depraved, Deprimat, Depths, Descendants of Darwin, Dethroned, Devout, DIC, Diocletian, Dionize, Dissolution, Doom Extravaganza, Draco Aerius, Dust, Dying of the Light, Dying Of The Light, Eldar V.T.B., Embolusnz, Empire, Enshrine, Entropy, Eterul, Eviscerate, Execrate, Exiled from Light, Exordium Mors, Falciform, Fallen Order, Farming the Population, Fat Sally, Filthy Lucifer, Final Eve, Fire, Force Fed Trauma, Forced to Submit, Forsaken Age, From the Dark, Full Noise, Gangari, Gaoth Anair, Gary Churr and the Beers, Gaywyre, Ghoul, Gloomy Suicide, Gore Story, Gorehouse, Gortology, Graymalkin, Grey Skies over Rapture, Grief, Grigori, Gunt, Haemorrhage, Hakenkreuz, Harlot, Haruspex, Hatewanx, HATRED, Heavy Artillery, Heavy Duty, Helgorithms, Helgorithms, Hellborne, Helm of Awe, Heresiarch, Heterodox, Hideous Bitch, Hirsute, Horrendous Disfigurement, Horusset, Human, Human Butchery, Hunt the Witch, Hymn to Tourach, Hyperion, Idvarp, In Dread Response, Incarnate, Indulgence, Injection of Death, Innard Splatter, Inside Arkham, Insidious, Intergracia, Intorment, Invertebrate, Invidus, Ishtar, Jekyll, Jörmungandr, Just One Fix, Just One Fix, Kaput Mortuum, Karnage, Knightshade, Kruor Noctis, L.D.R., Lachryma, Legacy of Disorder, Leviathan Rising, Lies Within, Lionheart, Lord of Tigers, Love of Chaos, Lure, Lyra, Lysithea, Machete Justice, Magnum Opus, Malevolence, Malicious Deity, Mammoth, Masochrist, Masorah, Meat Yard, Men an Tol, MetalTower, Meth Drinker, Mirikachinist, Molest the Episcopate, Molested Entrails, Monsterworks, Morbathinus, Morbid Throne, Mosquito Control, Necrolatry, Necroternal, Nekrotika, Never Repent, Nocturnal Nobility, Nullifier, Numbskull, Nystagmus, Obsidious, Obsidious, Odiusembowel, Offal Stench, Omat Makkarat, Open Tomb, Organectomy, Orgiastic Rebirth, Osmium, Pariah, Perditionist, Pervertor, Phobia, Plague Impaled, Plague of the Fallen, Porke, Prisoner of War, Pseudorobustus, Puppeteer, Quorthon, Rad-X, Ravenous, Ravnsdale, Razorwyre, Red Dawn, Relentless Attrition, Rendered Helpless, Rose Bayonet, Ruin, Ruinant, Sabbatic Goat, Sacrament, Sacrificial Genocide, Satoata, Saving Grace, Scaphist, Scientist, Secularity, Sekht, Select and Dissect, Selfportrait, Septicide, SET ON END, Setentia, Shakhan, Shallow Grave, Shihad, Silent Torture, Silent Torture, Sinate, Sinistrous Diabolus, Six Day War, Skeletor, Skuldom, Slave Cadaver, Solar Miasma, Sonic Altar, Soulseller, Sounds of Vengeance, State of Malice, Stone Angels, Stonehenge, Stormbringer, Stormforge, Strife Machine, Strikemaster, Sturgeon, Subsidence, Subtract, Súl ad Astral, Svartalvheim, Tainted, Tane Mahuta, The Dark Arts, The Dauntless, The Disciples of Zoldon, The Highlanders, The House of Capricorn, The Mark of Man, The Midnight Metal Symphony, The Nod, The Skull, Torturor, Tough, Trepanation, Trial by Fire, Triceratops, Triumphant Skull, Turbostill, Tyrant, Ulcerate, Undoing the End, Unholy Legion, Upheld, Uppsalan Temple, Upraw, Vargafrost, Varraghor, Vassafor, Vatikan, Veneficium, Verberis, Vesicant, Vinterkveld, Violence, Vixen Execution, Wall of Silents, Wardagger, Warp Spasm, West of Hell, When Mine Eyes Blacken, Winds of Sorrow, Winter Deluge, Winterborn, Witchrist, World War Four, Wrath, Xenophobe, You Should Have Slain Me, Zerstiren, Zirconium,
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