Tag Archives: Alien Weaponry

Alien Weaponry share “Buried Underground” video

Posted by on August 5, 2021

  New Zealand’s Alien Weaponry are gearing up for their sophomore effort, Tangaroa, out September 17th via Napalm Records. The group recently invited fans for a worldwide “stop” showdown by having their listeners submit a video of themselves performing a signature “stomp” for an upcoming video. Today (5th), the band unveils this fan-based footage featured […]

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Welcome To Rockville: Nine Inch Nails, Disturbed, and double the Metallica

Posted by on May 19, 2021

  In what will be its tenth anniversary, Danny Wimmer Presents announced the official lineup for Welcome To Rockville. For some of us, nothing else matters but to see what’s in store for us this coming November. Taking place this November 11-14, 2021 at Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, Florida, not only will this […]

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Gojira announce U.S. Fall 2021 tour dates

Posted by on May 3, 2021

  Gojira will be hitting the road this summer and fall to celebrate their new album, Fortitude, out now via Roadrunner. Following their summer run with Deftones, currently scheduled to kick off in August, the band will embark on a U.S headlining run in October with Knocked Loose and Alien Weaponry as their special guests. […]

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Alien Weaponry reveal upcoming performances with New Zealand Symphony Orchestra

Posted by on March 11, 2021

  Alien Weaponry have announced an exciting two night performance with the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, NZSO. This will mark the first time the band has worked with an orchestra and the first time the symphony has worked with a metal band in their 75 year existence. The shows, dubbed, “Stronger Together,”  will take place […]

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Aftershock 2021: Metallica, My Chemical Romance to headline expanded 4 day festival

Posted by on October 22, 2020

  In what was looking to be an amazing year for festivals, 2020 came to a screeching halt when COVID-19 hit the masses. One after another, shows and festivals alike, first rebooked dates, and then finally threw in the towel all together on what was looking to be a dismal year for the industry and […]

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Alien Weaponry announce new bassist

Posted by on August 18, 2020

  Alien Weaponry have announced the departure of bassist Ethan Trembath. Based on the announcement video, it’s an amicable split as Trembath wants to spend more time with his family, friends and pursue his interest in studio work. The group has revealed Trembath’s good friend, Tūranga Porowini Morgan-Edmonds as his replacement.    The group shared […]

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Alien Weaponry working on new album; launches patreon due to COVID-19 uncertainties

Posted by on March 20, 2020


The good news, Alien Weaponry are working on their new album. The not-so-great-news, the group are uncertain how the rest of the year will pan out since New Zealand have closed their borders due to the COVID-19 outbreak. In preparation for a possible bleak future of show cancellations, the band are prepared as they’ve launched a Patreon account.


Read full statement below:

“So here’s the thing … we are heading into the studio to start drum tracking our new album … We are stoked to be doing this but feeling very uncertain about the rest of the year, given the rappid advance of COVID-19 and that New Zealand have just closed its borders … We have joined PATREON and are giving fans the opportunity to be part of that recording process and beyond, get a look into our world and get special content from us. With this in mind we will be putting up some historic footage (for sh*ts and giggles) including music/video from the 2014 “Zego Sessions” the first of which is going up today … Stay safe and THANK YOU for your awesome support!!! \m/\m/”


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Metal Insider’s 225 Best Metal Albums of the Decade (2010-2019)

Posted by on December 16, 2019

As each year approaches its end, we share our year-end lists highlighting the best of the best of the year. However, we were taken aback, realizing that not only will 2020 mark a new year, it also marks a brand new decade. It’s true what they say; time flies when you’re having fun, listening to […]

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Revolver reveal their “Best Songs of 2019”

Posted by on December 3, 2019

Revolver recently shared their Best 25 Albums of 2019. While we thought that list missed a few heavy hitters including Cattle Decapitation, the magazine has surprised us once again with their “Best Songs of 2019” list. Looking over the list, a handful of these tracks are part of albums set for a 2020 release and […]

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Alien Weaponry premiere “Blinded” music video

Posted by on July 12, 2019

Alien Weaponry have premiered a music video for the song “Blinded.” The track is taken from the b-side on the group’s new 7” single Ahi Kā, which is available now via Napalm Records. The song has a personal meaning as guitarist/vocalist Lewis de Jong explained: “The song has very personal meaning for me, but we […]

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