Thursday 17 December 2015

Spiteful Urinator - Total Onslaught Compilation (2015)

This is a compilation from one of New Zealand's best Crust acts. Tracks featured are from the last 4 releases and and from an untitled ep, with a few unreleased tracks at the end. There was a cd sold exclusively at Dunedins Onslaught festival earlier this year, so dig it out of the bin and send me a copy!


Drain Life - Cassette (2015)

Drain Life are a Grindcore band from Melbourne. They just did a North Island tour recently and played some sweet shows. Check out their lastest cassette, free on bandcamp!


Short Girls - Two Month Turnaround (2014)

Short Girls are a new Punk/pop punk outfit from Wellington with members of Starving Millions. Album free on bandcamp.


Wednesday 16 December 2015

The Dilfs - S/T (2014)

Party Punk from the Capital! Check it free from bandcamp or buy the Cassette from Zero Style (link in the side column).


Salvage - Demo (2015)

New Hardcore/Metalcore from Hamilton/Wellington. Free on bandcamp!

Poor Kids - Poor Harder Ep (2012)

Poor Kids were a short lived Powerviolence/Hardcore band outta West Auckland. This is their 4 track ep of ruckusness.


Thursday 19 November 2015

Bridge Burner - Mantras of Self Loathing (2015)

From the ashes of Graves come the new Auckland Crust/Grind/Death metal outfit Bridge Burner. They are supporting Shackles (Aus) for their 1st show I believe in January. Ep free on bandcamp!


Tuesday 17 November 2015

Love Mess - Love Mess (2015)

Love Mess are a new Auckland Fastcore/Hardcore band featuring members of Graves, Wizz Kids and The Wrongmen among others. These guys have just started so watch out for them. Ep $2 on bandcamp.

Tuesday 3 November 2015

Raw Panic - ST (2015)

Raw Panic are a new Punk band from Wellington. This is there first tape release on Zero Style. Free on bandcamp.


Thursday 29 October 2015

Sunday 4 October 2015

Dimestore Skanks - Best Revenge (2014)

Latest album from Dimestore Skanks. Check them out at upcoming Auckland Ska fest at the Kings Arms 5th dec. These guys share members with Starving Millions.


Dimestore Skanks - Ep (2013)

Dimestore Skanks are a Ska/Reggae/Ska Punk band from Wellington. This is their first ep, free on bandcamp.


Lord of Solitude - Vampire Ritual​/​To The Devil​.​.​.​A Daughter (2015)

Lord of Solitude are a Stoner/Sludge/Doom metal band from Auckland. Only just heard about these guys recently, well worth checking them out live if you get a chance too! Ep 5 bukka on bandcamp.


Hammertime - Black Sheep (2014)

Hammertime are a beatdown Hardcore band from Hamilton. Their lastest full length is up on bandcamp for a fiver.


Night Gaunts - Full Body Tourettes Pt II (2011)

Night Gaunts are a Ska/Punk band from Auckland. They have been playing for quite a few years and have a full catalog of albums for free on bandcamp so check it out for more recent stuff. This best album in my humble opinion!


Friday 2 October 2015

Bridge City Bitches - Demo Track (2015)

Bridge City Bitches are a new punk band from Hamilton. They have just released a 1 song demo in the vein of The Devotchkas, on bandcamp. Hopefully this will turn in to a ep/album shortly!

Christchurch Never Mind The Punkfest 2015!

New Zealand's Annual Punkfest!!

Friday Night 23rd Oct @ Trike Club,

Doors open 8PM
$12 Entry

8:30 - 9:00 - Bazooka
9:10 - 9:40 - Raw Panic
9:50 - 10:20 - Tyrannosaurus Wreck
10:30 - 11:00 - Palace of Wisdom
11:10 - 11:40 - Arm & Hammer
11:50 - 12:20 - Markdown
12:30 - Bone Cruncher

Saturday 24th Oct @ Log Recording,
Doors open 1PM
$7 Entry

2:00 - 2:30 - Turbulent Juice
2:40 - 3:10 - Whore Pleaser
3:20 - 3:50 - Yung Nat$
4:00 - Slitzkrieg

Merch stalls, food and T-Shirt printing (BYO Shirt)

Saturday Night 24th Oct @ Trike Club,
Doors open 8PM
$12 Entry

8:30 - 9:00 - Rip Facer
9:10 - 9:40 - Nervous Jerk
9:50 - 10:20 - Slug Hugger
10:30 - 11:00 - Downer Buzz
11:10 - 11:40 - Pavement Saw
11:50 - 12:20 - Gripper
12:30 - No Class

Sunday 25th Oct @ Log Recording
Doors open 2PM
Koha Entry

3:00 - 3:30 - Dead Rats
3:40 - 4:10 - Knee Splitter
4:20 - 4:50 - D-Rad
5:00 - Karaoke with Brian Luv

And of course MC Bolshy McBard to keep the crowd pumping between sets.

Addresses will be on the poster, which is on it's way

All shows AA/BYO

No Dorks

Tuesday 8 September 2015

Wednesday 2 September 2015

Master Blaster - Demo (2015)

Master Blaster are a new Auckland Hardcore punk band. They have members of Shitripper and Pcp Eagles. This is their first demo up for $5 on bandcamp. These guys are playing a lot at the moment so check them out!

Tuesday 11 August 2015

Yung Nat$ - Live @ Lucha Lounge (2015)

Yung Nat$ are a new self proclaimed SafePunk band from Dunedin who play Punk/Hardcore. This is a recording from their tour with Machina Rex @ the Lucha Lounge in Auckland 04/07/15, courtesy of Fluffy.


Monday 10 August 2015

Inside Arkham - Live @ Whammy Bar (2015)

Inside Arkham are a long running Thrash/Death Metal act with grindcore influence. Im not sure if they have an ep or any recordings, so we got this courtesy of our mate Fluffy! Live at Whammy Bar 13/06/2015.


Also check out Fluffys Souncloud!

Mucus Kids - Mosh for Jesus (2015)

Mucus Kida are a new band from Auckland, self proclaimed SewerPunk! This is there first ep. You can buy it for $5 on bandcamp. 


Tuesday 7 July 2015

Malevolence - Almost Like Something Completely Sinister (1998)

Last of the 1990s albums from Malevolence.


Check out their 2014 release 'Relentless Entropy' on their website.

Also Check Out: Malevolence - Eyes to See, Ears to Hear, Wrists to Slit (2007)

Malevolence - Windows 666 (199?)

Second album from Malevolence. Not sure of exact release date or who released it unfortunately.


Malevolence - Fuck The Lord (199?)

Malevolence are a long standing Death Metal/ Grind act from Auckland. This is an early album of theirs, perhaps the first one? They still play prolifically so check them out if you can!


Monday 6 July 2015

Spiteful Urinator / Trepanation Split (2015)

Latest split from two of the best NZ extreme acts. Auckland's Trepanation play War Metal/Black Metal and Hamilton's Spiteful Urinator plays D-beat/Crusty Hardcore. Pick it up on bandcamp for 5 bukka!


Monday 1 June 2015

Open Tomb - Demo 1 (2011)

The very first demo from Open Tomb. Also check the new stuff by these guys out on their bandcamp!


Open Tomb - Open Tomb (2012)

Early ep from Hamilton's Doom/Sludge act Open Tomb.


Also Check Out:

Open Tomb - Slower Than Thou: Here

Children of the Greyscale Rainbow - Deinopis (2015)

Children of The Greyscale Rainbow is a friends noise projects from Dunedin. Noisy, droney and experimental. They also have other recordings on bandcamp for free.


Gravemind - S/t (2013)

Gravemind are a Dunedin Punk band. They describe themselves as a mix of Punk, Hardcore, New Wave, Post punk, Rock n' Roll and Pop Punk. Get their album free from bandcamp!

Thursday 28 May 2015

Havittajat - S/t Ep (2014)

Havittajat are a crusty Hardcore punk band from Melbourne, with a lil bit of Oi punk influence. Check out their album for free on bandcamp. Also check out the other bands on Hardcore Victim, their Melbourne based label.


Sunday 24 May 2015

Destroy Napier 2015

Back for the third year running and the biggest one yet!
Nearly 12 hours of Rock N Roll chaos over two shows!
This year we'll be running the same gig twice, as an all-ages afternoon show, and an R18 evening show.
All-ages show is $10 and runs from 1pm until 7pm.
Doors re-open at 8pm for the R18 show. Door price from 8pm-9pm is $10 then after 9pm it's $15.
(Over-18s can attend both shows having paid one entry fee- i.e. once you've got a wristband, you can come and go for both shows as you please)
Bargain price for 11 acts! Quick-fire sets with each band having 30 minutes stage time. All acts are playing on the small stage and will be getting in your face!

Check out the bands (in random order; set times posted closer to the date):

Mucus Kids- 'sewerpunk' from Auckland

Pavement Saw- industrial noise filth from Christchurch

Yor Cronies- Folk/Punk Acoustic trio from Wellington

Bloodbags- Garage rock from Auckland

Moral Turpentine- the all-purpose sin remover! Napier


Ghidoragh- amiga awesomeness all the way from the 90's! Wellington

The Brothers Grimm.- Imagine like... Rock... But also with Industrial metal, punk, disco, garage and... something else probably. Napier

EJ Thorpe Music- Beautiful, heavy solo music. Napier

PCP Eagles- Ramones-core!!! Auckland

Over-Population- Misanthropic Sludge Punk. Napier

Tuesday 19 May 2015

The Methadonnas - S/t Ep (2013)

The Methadonnas were a female fronted Punk band from Palmy North. They only broke up recently but were around for quite a while playing up and down the country. Ex-members of Discorpse. Free on bandcamp!

Looking Up - Reborn (2014)

Lookin Up are an Auckland beat down Hardcore band. Check out their debut album free on bandcamp!

No Class - No Class (2015)

No Class or Dave Brown and the Boiiz are a new Oi/Rock n Roll band from Melbourne who feature all ex-kiwis and members of various New Zealand bands including Lager Louts, Tentacles of Destruction and Two Wolves.


Thursday 9 April 2015

Crimes - MMIX (2010)

Full length from Crimes, release Feb 2010.


Crimes - Three Track (2011)

Crimes were a Hardcore band with a Power-violence and Fastcore influence from Palmerston North. They release this 3 song Ep in 2011. They also had a full album that will be posted next. Download Three Track for free from bandcamp.

Markdown - Self Titled (2014)

Markdown are a Auckland Punk band. All their members work at the local record store, which their lyrics mention with such songs as 'Sticker Swapping Whore' and 'Ten Minute Break'. Fun band, definitely check them out live to! This albums only 5 bukka on bandcamp.

Spiteful Urinator - Death For Fun & Profit (2013)

Just realised we hadn't posted one of the Spiteful albums. Check this one out if you like the others!


Also Check Out:

Spiteful Urinator - Death Death Death

Spiteful Urinator - Work Crimes

Superior Vision - Self Titled Ep (2014)

Superior Vision are a new Straight-edge Hardcore band from Auckland. This is their first 3 song EP.


Too Late - Self Titled Ep (2013)

Too Late are a Metal influenced Hardcore band from Auckland. I'm under the impression they have a new album in the works so keep an eye out.


Tuesday 7 April 2015

Agents of Abhorrence - Relief (2013)

Another great Grindcore band from across the ditch in Melbourne. Agents of Abhorrence have been playing for around 10 years and have a multitude of releases. This is the latest one.


Gawj - So Far Away From Giving a Fuck We Can't Be Seen (2009)

Gawj were a Crust band with grind influence from Hamilton. This was their most recent release. Brilliant album name says it all.


Also Check Out:

Gawj/Aborted Christians split - Here

Thursday 26 March 2015

Silly Drunken Bastards - S/T (2014)

Silly Drunken Bastards are a straight up Punk band from Invercargill in the South Island. They've been playing since 2012. Saw them at Waitangi Waste fest a couple years ago and just discovered they have an ep! $5 on bandcamp.

Where's Gary's Duvet? - Supplying Alcohol to Minors Since 2004 (2007)

Where’s Gary’s Duvet? were an 8 piece ska band from Auckland, active from June 2004 - August 2008.They only released this track demo CD. A CD was planned to be released in early 2008, although recordings were never finished. Members went on to form Night Gaunts.

Thursday 12 March 2015

Smashin Off - Animal Maths (2007)

Smashin Off were an Auckland Hardcore/Noisey/Punk band around mid-late 2000s. This ep was recorded live at the Dank, I am lead to believe. Although they are defunct now check this ep out!


Electric Mayhem - Numbskull Split (2011)

Electric Mayhem were a Skate Thrash/Hardcore band from Hamilton. Around late 2000s to mid 2010s. I'm really posting this so I can find the their old demo! Does anyone have this? If so could you post in the comments?

BAD - Not Bad (2012)

Bad were a Hardcore punk band from Auckland featuring ex members of Missing Teeth and Brick vs Face. They were only around a short time in early 2010s. Straight up hardcore punk.


Shitripper - S/T (2012)

2012 self titled release from Shitripper. Unfortunately this one is not free. But it's pretty cheap on bandcamp at only $5.

Also check out:

Shitripper - Brain Defect (2013) Here