Welcome to NZMetal.com

New Zealand metal events and news

Please ask bands, promoters, venues, etc. for permission before using any of the content from this website. To submit an event, suggest a feature, enquire about advertising, or notify of an error please email [email protected]

Established 2003 by Cruci aka Kent H. Redeveloped 2016 by A. Dedicated to Cruci, Blaps Warmonger, and the many others (RIP).


Facebook Groups

NZMetal.com – www.facebook.com/groups/NewZealandMetal/

The NZMetal.com group is the biggest, most active hub for Metal fans from New Zealand. In under 5 years 2.6k people have joined our group, and active discussion now takes place on a daily basis. Stats from early 2011 – early 2016 were as follows:

Interaction – 4,369 posts, 522 authors, 1,122 commenters, 2,281 likers
Post Types – 1.4k links, 1.2k videos, 890 statuses, 484 events, 421 photos
Reaction – 26k likes, 16k Comments, 2.3k shares


Auckland – www.facebook.com/groups/verybigboys/
Hamilton – www.facebook.com/groups/Hamilton.metal/
Taranaki – www.facebook.com/groups/TaranakiMetal/
Wellington – www.facebook.com/groups/WellingtonMetal/
Christchurch – www.facebook.com/groups/CHCHmetal/
Dunedin/Invercargill – www.facebook.com/groups/447386492053998/


Stoner Doom NZ – www.facebook.com/groups/35864718281/
NZ Brutal/Death/Grind/Extreme/Black – www.facebook.com/groups/nz.metallers.division/
Australia & New Zealand Black Metal – www.facebook.com/groups/AUNZBM/
Extreme Metal Legion – www.facebook.com/groups/250972265036759/
NZ Metal Army – www.facebook.com/NZMetalArmy
NZ Heavy Metal Network – www.facebook.com/groups/110815671771/
NZ Metal/Punk – www.facebook.com/groups/359330814168034/
Metal Forum. – www.facebook.com/groups/metalforum/
NZ Metal To The World – www.facebook.com/groups/nzmetal/
NZ Metal Community – www.facebook.com/NZMetalCommunity
The Assosiation of Metal & Mayhem Inc. NZ – www.facebook.com/groups/157279241006749/
\m/ NZ Bogans \m/ – www.facebook.com/groups/135340519819570/

Distributors, Merchandise Agents, etc.

Headless Horseman – website | facebook
Warlock Records – website
Frozen Blood Industries – website | facebook

Intl. Band Tour Management

Valhalla Touring – website | facebook
Chaos Promotions – website | facebook

Radio Shows, Podcasts, etc.


Anger Management – station | facebook
Cacophony – station | websitefacebook


The Axe Attack – iheart | facebook
Bloodfarm – mixcloud | facebook


Metal Archives (NZ band list) – www.metal-archives.com/lists/NZ

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