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Rank #1 AU Port Pirie, SA, AU Metal / Thrash Metal / Death Metal


Label: Unsigned

Manager: Dave Hawkins

Bio: Hailing from Port Pirie, South Australia, MANIACAL is a five piece Metal band concentrating on writing original music with a style that blends Groove, Thrash and Death Metal. Current members are Dave Hawkins (Guitars), Kane Sampson (Guitars), Layne Anderson (Bass), Sam Verco (Drums) and Andy Kit... See Full Bio

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  • 2013

    May 25

    Adelaide, AU | 12:00pm

    Adelaide, AU
    Sat May 25, 2013 12:00pm


    New Dead Metal Fest! Adelaide's biggest metal festival! support local!

  • 2013

    May 25

    Adelaide, AU | 12:00pm

    Adelaide, AU
    Sat May 25, 2013 12:00pm


    Adelaide’s biggest day of Australian metal returns and its getting a whole lot bigger!!!!! With 16 of Australia’s & Adelaide’s best, brutal and brightest new talent in one venue this will be a whole day of metal you don’t want to miss. THE NEW DEAD #4 Saturday May 25th @ Fowlers Live - 68 Nth Terrace Licensed All Ages (ID Required to Drink) 12pm – 11:30pm Cost – $25 + Booking Fee through Moshtix.com.au (on sale soon) or $30 on the day ALL DAY – ALL AGES – ALL METAL Line up: Psycroptic (TAS) TheAmenta (NSW / WA) Ne Obliviscaris (VIC) Truth Corroded (SA) Frankenbok (VIC) Black Like Vengeance (VIC) Ouroboros (NSW) The Schoenberg Automaton (Qld) Infiltraitor (SA) Closed Casket (SA) First show back Arcadia (SA) Seminal Embalmment (SA) Hidden Intent (SA) Maniacal (SA) Asylum Butchery (SA) Skrymgore (SA)

  • 2013

    Apr 6

    Whyalla Playford, SOUTH, AU | 7:00pm
    The New Whyalla Hotel
    Whyalla Playford, SOUTH, AU
    Sat Apr 06, 2013 7:00pm


    [Description] It's been eight months since Goathanger have put on a Whyalla show, so what better time than April!? Onboard with us are the almighty Maniacal from Port Pirie, the long standing MisM all the way from Adelaide and local death metaller's Dead Fetus Factory!!

  • 2012

    Aug 17

    Adelaide, SA, AU | 7:00pm
    Fri Aug 17, 2012 7:00pm


    Friday night metal featuring Imminent Psychosis, Maniacal, Devonera, MisM and Headbore!! Start your weekend off with a massive night of Metal at the Forresters and Squatters Arms Hotel with 5 bands hitting the stage to help satisfy your every Metal needs!! 7:30pm - Headbore hit the stage with an in your face, aggressive sound which is bound to get you pumping straight off the bat!! http://soundcloud.com/headbore 8:30pm - MisM (Monotony is Misery) are next up with a style of music which could be described as melodic progressive metal, MisM is an exciting new band that draws enthusiastic comparisons to early Opeth. http://www.reverbnation.com/monotonyismisery 9:30pm - Devonera will grace you with their own unique style of Metal combining both aggressive and clean vocal melodies which suit their brutal but also tranquil riffs. http://www.reverbnation.com/devonera 10:30pm - Maniacal hit the stage with their own brand of Thrash/Death Metal and when combined with their aggressive vocals makes for a dark and powerful style of music. http://www.reverbnation.com/maniacalportpirie 11:30pm - Imminent Psychosis are last up with their raw brand of in your face thrash metal and they have been kicking ass on the live scene since 2003. You'll definitely wake up with whiplash watching these guys!! http://www.reverbnation.com/imminentpsychosis Be there or just miss out!!

  • 2012

    Jul 21

    Adelaide, SA, AU | 3:30pm
    Sat Jul 21, 2012 3:30pm


    The Squatters Arms Hotel, 1 George Street, Thebarton, Adelaide. $15 All Ages (18+ after 12 midnight) \m/ The inaugural Face Melters' Ball, July 21st, 2012 is a day-night party featuring eleven fantastic bands playing the music we Metal heads love. Headlining in 2012 are epic bands from NSW Soulforge (Broken Hill) and Avarin (Sydney) as well as the mighty power of Maniacal featuring legendary Andy Kite on vocals. If you have ever been to the Squatters Arms on Soundwave day, you'll know what an awesome vibe that place has when it's CHOCK FULL of people who appreciate good music. Now it's winter and summer is too far away to wait for your fix of that awesome vibe. The Face Melter's Ball is here to cure your winter time metal festival withdrawal blues. You know it's true. So Metal fans of Adelaide, make sure you put this date in your calendar as Face Melters Day, and bring all your friends to share the Metal love. Let's pack the Squatters beyond capacity and make this a day you'll be looking forward to every year, Aaiieeeeeeee! \m/ Proudly supported by Metal Evilution, Metal Obsession and Strike Metal Club.

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  • Brendon Furey (Fan) Brendon Furey
    Im with you's all the way !!! wish i still lived in port pirie !!!!
  • PROMIZE® (Artist) PROMIZE®
    Awesome music goodluck on Reverb!
  • MusicXray (Label) MusicXray
    Thanks for being part of Music Xray and keep the music coming. Good luck with the opportunities available for your music we hope there is a match. Let us know if you need ...
  • A Murder of Crows (Artist) A Murder of Crows
    yo port pirie brothers lovin the tunes good work
  • A Murder of Crows (Artist) A Murder of Crows
    cool tunes boys
  • hellbound (Artist) hellbound
    Cool shit!!!
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