Fleshgod Apocalypse played in Auckland the other week. I went along, because I’ve been listening to these guys since Oracles came out and pretty much never thought I’d get to see them in my country. I did not regret it.
To celebrate international Woman’s Day, I talk about some of the hardcore metal woman who have been an inspiration to me over the years.
When we emerged from the pit at the end of the night, sweaty and elated, we were different people.
With both Iron Maiden and Black Sabbath in town over the same weekend, my little metal head was all a-flutter.
I’ve chosen ten metal bands that, while not all being completely obscure, I think deserve more recognition for the wicked music they’ve created.