Tasmanian Extreme Metal legends Psycroptic are back in New Zealand after a very long absence and they're hitting Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland. The last time these legends were here was in 2009 prior to their two best selling albums (Ob)servant and The Inherited Repression. The bands amazing live show coupled with the uber talented Joe Haley on guitars and equally talented Dave Haley on drums the group form a formidable assault on anyone who listens. National support comes from Local legends Tainted and Dawn Of Azazel for all 3 shows and Bulletbelt for Wellington and Auckland - more acts to be announced.
Psycroptic (Aus) finally bring their blistering showcase of Technical Death Metal to Wellington again. August 15th at Valhalla. Supported by Dawn of Azazel, Tainted, Bulletbelt, and Farming The Population. http://www.facebook.com/events/275486345990697/ Brought to you by Gigman Productions & Promotions.
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Bio: Tainted make no bones about being one of NZ’s best live metal bands. Equipped with two outstanding albums (The Awakening 2006, Carved and Created 2008) under their belts Tainted’s commitment and determination and overwhelming musical presence has earned them the title of one of New Zealand’s fine...See Full Bio
“After emerging with their scorching debut ‘The Awakening’ back in 2006, Christchurch Thrash / Death Metal outfit TAINTED immediately became a household name in New Zealand Metal. Two years later, with the release of ‘Carved And Created’ they’ve have done it again, actually this time they’ve totally outdone themselves with what is no doubt one of the strongest Metal releases to come out of Aotearoa in 2008!”