The Heavy Metal Ninjas Interview

A cacophonous cosmic instrumental buzz inspired by the stars and ancient aliens, THE HEAVY METAL NINJAS are led by guitar virtuoso and KORA sound engineer Richie Allan. The band, which also features brothers Stu and Fran Kora, was formed in 2010 after years of jam...

I Am Giant Interview

New Zealand Alternative Rock band I AM GIANT may be based in the UK but they’re back home at the moment undertaking a comprehensive 14 date tour showcasing their debut album ‘The Horrifying Truth’! It’s the perfect time to catch up with drummer...

Limited edition Fuelset albums available now

Auckland metal band FUELSET are offering a limited edition version of their new album ‘Sounds Of A Dying Seagull’ to people who place pre-orders. Guitarist Joe Murdie says “There are less that 100 copies of this, its more of a special thanks to...

Sick Of It All and Agnostic Front coming to NZ

Two of hardcore’s most legendary bands SICK OF IT ALL and AGNOSTIC FRONT will be visiting New Zealand this May! The bands will perform a one off R-18 show at the Kings Arms Tavern on Wednesday 2 May as part of the ‘New York United’ tour. Auckland’s SHITRIPPER will be...

Meshuggah Interview

Pushing the boundaries of complex, brutal death metal with each successive release, there’s not another band on earth that sounds quite like MESHUGGAH. On 26 March 2012 the band will release ‘Koloss’ the heaviest MESHUGGAH release yet! NZRock spoke...