New Zealand

Ekko Park: With ridiculously catchy, up tempo track……

22. august 2020 // 0 Kommentarer

Ekko Park, one of New Zealand’s rock exports released their new album Horizon yesterday via Dinner For Wolves. Ekko Park delivers its unique edge to rock n roll with an honesty & energy that has seen them develop a passionate following in [...]

Oceanica: We’re only humans…..

6. juli 2020 // 0 Kommentarer

Oceanica is a project from Enochian Theory front man, Ben Harris-Hayes. He now has returned from his travels to the far side of the globe and found himself in a UK slowly coming to terms with the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. As bewildered and [...]

Ulcerate: Death and Tragedy.

30. april 2020 // 0 Kommentarer

Even if I’m not very into technical death metal, I knew that the new LP from New Zealanders Ulcerate was a sought after release, as they’ve built up a reputation over the last ten years producing albums of high quality.  The band [...]

Enoch: Multifaceted collective of musicians

23. januar 2020 // 0 Kommentarer

Auckland had a rich and fertile soil when the first Europeans arrived. Now many hundreds of years later it is a rich and fruitful music environment in Auckland. One of the most interesting bands is Enoch. The album Killing Starts Where Hate Begins [...]

Sean Bodley: Moves away from an organic sounds

10. august 2019 // 0 Kommentarer

2019 sees the return of Sean Bodley with his 6th studio album I Am Human. The music is a blend of killer instrumental guitar melodies with a modern digital feel. Bodley is an instrumental guitarist from Tauranga New Zealand, releasing material in a [...]

The Bob Lazar Story: Studied music theory and karate!

2. august 2019 // 0 Kommentarer

Following 2017’s critically acclaimed Baritonia, Matt Deacon and Chris Jago once again join forces to create another collection of songs without words to make your brain dance. Matt Deacon describes the new album Vanquisher as «containing [...]

Deathcall: Stress free metal

25. juni 2018 // 0 Kommentarer

Dunedin er den nest største byen på Sørøya i New Zealand, og huser death metal bandet Deathcall. Bandet er en kvartett og spiller tradisjonell death metal. Det er innslag av andre metal stilarter og da mest av thrash metal. Bandet liker å kalle [...]

Euphoreon: Crowdfunding

26. april 2018 // 0 Kommentarer

I 2009 fyrte Matt Summerville fra New Zealand av sitt solo musikk prosjektet Euphoreon, og kom samme år opp med en demo. To år senere kom den selvtitulerte debut, og da hadde tyske Eugen Dodenhoeft fra bandet Far Beyond kommet med i bandet. Så [...]

Spook The Horses: Post-apokalyptisk lydlandskaper

16. desember 2017 // 0 Kommentarer

Jeg trodde New Zealand var et land med en relativ beskjeden metal scene. Der tok jeg faktisk grundig feil ifølge dette Spoke The Horses fra Wellington i New Zealand er et band som spiller en atmosfærisk post metal og som definitivt går egne [...]