Tag Archives: Alien Weaponry

Alien Weaponry premiere “Ahi Ka” music video

Posted by on May 10, 2019

Earlier this week, Alien Weaponry premiered their first new material since 2018’s Tū with the new song “Ahi Ka.” The track is taken from Adult Swim’s new compilation, Metal Swim 2, which was released last Friday (3rd). Frontman/guitarist Lewis de Jong commented on the song: “Ahi Kā was inspired by the Auckland city council’s decision […]

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Alien Weaponry streaming new song “Ahi Ka”

Posted by on May 6, 2019

New Zealand’s Alien Weaponry have released a new single entitled “Ahi Ka.” This is the first new music released by the band since 2018’s Tu. The track is taken from Adult Swim’s new compilation Metal Swim 2, which was released on Friday (3rd). This week, the group has embarked on their first-ever North American headlining […]

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Metal By Numbers 4/24: Sunn O))) is love, Sunn O))) is life

Posted by on April 24, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   It’s an interesting mishmash on the charts today. Record Store Day always brings a slew of random sales from exclusive vinyl releases and such, but it also brings boosts to albums that have […]

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Documentary available on Alien Weaponry’s European Tour

Posted by on February 20, 2019

RNZ (Radio New Zealand) has unleashed a brand new documentary on Alien Weaponry’s European tour, which includes their appearance at Wacken Open Air. The group’s latest effort, Tū, which arrived last summer via Napalm Records is considered one of the best albums of 2018. The record has not only landed them a spot on one […]

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Alien Weaponry announce first-ever North American headline Tour

Posted by on January 22, 2019

Late last year, we caught up with Alien Weaponry drummer Henry de Jong their second-ever New York City show during their first North American Tour. During that time, Henry mentioned the group have quite a few things planned for 2019 which involved circling around a few festival appearances. Today (22nd), the band has now announced […]

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Ozzy Osbourne, Disturbed, and Shinedown to headline 2019’s Rocklahoma

Posted by on January 16, 2019

The Rocklahoma festival has announced the line-up for its 2019 event. Headliners for the festival include Ozzy Osbourne, Disturbed, Shinedown, Bush and Seether, as well as performances from the likes of Asking Alexandria, Steel Panther, In This Moment, Buckcherry, Alien Weaponry, Light the Torch, Sevendust, Avatar, Beartooth, Lita Ford, New Year’s Day, Bad Wolves and […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/16: Searching for a band of gold

Posted by on January 16, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Things still haven’t quite taken off yet in the debut department here at MBN, but here’s a fun tidbit you may have heard about from another news source: the top album on the […]

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Metal By Numbers 1/9: Happy New Year, nothing’s out yet

Posted by on January 9, 2019

Metal By Numbers is a weekly column in which we look at the top metal sellers and debuts of the week.   Hi all, and welcome back. There’s one debut this week, but that’s really it. Late December/early January is historically a sparse time for album releases. So make sure you check out Mr. Fehl’s New & Noteworthy […]

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Metal Insider’s Zenae Zukowski’s Top 20 Metal Albums of 2018

Posted by on December 24, 2018

This was a tough year to choose from as I decided to break the rules and expand to a Top 20 best metal albums of 2018 instead of 10. If you read through it all, you will discover a diverse set of honorable mentions at the end followed by an awesome playlist. Personally, 2018 has […]

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Ministry brought ‘AmeriKKKant’ to NYC on 12/07/2018 w/ Carpenter Brut & Alien Weaponry

Posted by on December 21, 2018

Ministry made a triumphant return to North America as these industrial metal giants booked a month-long trek to promote their latest effort AmeriKKKant. Carpenter Brut joined in as direct support to introduce their new album Leather Teeth across the continent. Igorrr was initially scheduled to open. However, New Zealand’s Alien Weaponry replaced them on the […]

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