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Death Metal at KA

December 14, 2017

Death metal at Kings Arms. Silent Torture Inhale Extinction Campaign + 1 more TBA

SYMBIOTIC 2017 – Extreme Metal Festival

October 20, 2017

SYMBIOTIC EXTREME METAL FESTIVAL 2017 2 nights // 1 city // 16 bands Symbiotic Extreme Metal Festival 2017 will be taking place over 2 consecutive nights, Friday the 20th of October and Saturday the 21st Read More

Bay Of Plenty Breakdown 2017

July 1, 2017

Bay Of Plenty Breakdown is back for its fourth mighty year in a row – for the first time in a new venue, and for the first time hitting a new city in the B.O.P. Read More


June 24, 2017

TeamKill are proud to present – KillFest 2017 13 Hours of Brutal NZ metal set in the industrial area of Hamilton. The event will take place in the outdoor area of a huge licensed premesis Read More

SILENT TORTURE – Torn to Pieces

March 14, 2017

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 – EP Release

December 23, 2016

Chaos NZ Proudly presents: Forsaken Age EP Release Vengeance Of The Slain – 23/12/2016 $10 on the door Kings Arms Tavern EP and merch available on the night or from forsakenage.bandcamp.com With Support: Malevolence – Purveyors Read More

Symbiotic Summer Slam Wellington

December 16, 2016

Organectomy returns to Wellington with some of this sickest bands in the country, including Depraved, Silent Torture, Cephalopod, and Nailgun as part of their Symbtiotic Summer Slam Tour 2016! $10 on the door. Doors open Read More


September 24, 2016

A Lifeline Aotearoa Fundraiser – hosted by Josh Pinho & Liam Hand Txt LIFE to 3181 to donate now. Psychoclasm Silent Torture Booze Pooze Big Sleeping LavaMan 580 Round The World $10 on the door

Symbiotic Deathfest Christchurch

September 16, 2016

**new event page since Facebook won’t let me change the other one to public** Wellington’s annual death-fest, Symbiotic, finally makes it’s way down south after 2 successful years of sheer brutality in the north. Featuring: Read More

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