This Silent Divide: Lucinda (2021) single

This Silent Divide: Lucinda (2021) single

Formed in 2018, Wellington-based melodic rock band {This Silent Divide} comprise Shaun Jones (vocals, guitar), Kieran Williams (lead guitar, backing vocals), Peter Stitt (bass, backing vocals), and Sunil Jolly (drums). Lucinda is the first single from their...
Stealphish: Spren (2021) single

Stealphish: Spren (2021) single

Spren is the latest release by Stealphish, the project run by multi-instrumentalist Josh Barker. Josh is well-known as a guitarist, and first came to prominence with the metalcore band Incarnium, where he wrote most of the material, and over the next ten years they...
Seas Of Conflict: XII.IX (2021) single

Seas Of Conflict: XII.IX (2021) single

Last December I was fortunate enough to see Alien Weaponry at the Power Station, and their support that night was Hamilton band Seas of Conflict. There were loads of fans there wearing their shirts, they had great material and presence, and even chipping his tooth in...
Xavi Reija: Dreamscape Room (2020)

Xavi Reija: Dreamscape Room (2020)

Back in 2017, Reija released a drums/piano/bass album called ‘Reflections’, with pianist Nitai Hershkovits and bassist Pau Lligadas. Here he has returned to the same format, but this time around he has brought in José Manuel Posada “Popo” (electric bass)...
Amber Weekes: The Gathering (2020)

Amber Weekes: The Gathering (2020)

When I reviewed Amber’s previous album, ‘Pure Imagination’, I said that she had a wonderful voice, yet the album did not really work for me, and here I am listening to her first Christmas release and thinking the same thing. One thing that put me off was the contrived...