Children Of Bodom – Live In Auckland (2008)

Finally, some Finnish Metal has reached the shores of New Zealand in live form! Considering it’s a relatively small country Finland offers a multitude of outstanding Metal artists and CHILDREN OF BODOM are one of them. For myself and I’m sure many others as well this...

Black Tide – Light From Above (2008)

There’s been a lot of hype surrounding BLACK TIDE and it’s for a good reason: finally we a young band performing energetic, kickass old school Heavy / Thrash Metal music the way we grew up hearing it from bands like MEGADETH, METALLICA and OZZY OSBOURNE. If that...

Weezer – The Red Album (2008)

Thank you so much Universal Records for sending me a tin of Watties baked beans and saussages with this album – the perfect gift to accompany a great new hit WEEZER song ‘Pork And Beans’ and an excellent remedy for my hunger on a day when nothing else in the...

Saving Grace – Behind Enemy Lines (2008)

Metal driven hardcore brutality. This quote from the bands myspace pretty much sums up their sound. Hailing from Gisbourne SAVING GRACE have already managed to sign to record labels in Australia, America and to Universal via Deadboy records for here in New Zealand....