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June 22, 2012 0 Comments

Keep it Live and Loud: Finalists and Final Battle – June 30th at the Coda Lounge, Auckland


Remember last month, when I announced I’m going to be one of the judges in the Keep it Live and Loud band comp, put on by Blackout – The Flat radio show? Well, if you missed it, I am. 23 bands were selected as finalists, and you can check out […]

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April 29, 2012 0 Comments

The Bands are in: Vote for your favourite band for the “Keep it Live and Loud” Finals


Remember the other week I mentioned that I’m a judge in this years “Keep it Live and Loud” competition, run by Blackout – The Flat FM. Well, the entries have been received, and here’s the list of semi-finalists culled from over 200 entries nationwide. It’s up to YOU to vote for […]

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April 15, 2012 0 Comments

3 Days Left to Enter the BlackOut Keep it Live and Loud band comp!


If you’re a NZ-based rock/metal band and you haven’t put your submission in for the Blackout Keep it Live and Loud band comp, you’ve only got 3 days left to get those entries in. I’ll be judging the contest, as well as promoting the winners here on the blog, and […]

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April 4, 2012 1 Comment

Attention New Zealand rock and metal bands! Blackout presents “Keep it Live and Loud”


You might remember in Feb I wrote about Blackout – a NZ metal radio show on Flat FM from 10-2pm, Tuesday and Sunday nights. Well, I am super stoked to announce the “2012 Keep it Live and Loud” NZ Band comp – your rock or metal band could win a […]

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January 3, 2012 1 Comment

Blackout: Real Metal Radio NZ returns this Sat

Samantha Hudges and Luke Golds, the DJ team behind kiwi metal radio show Blackout, are looking for requests of this week’s show – the first of 2012 – which will be on air 10-12pm this Sunday, Jan 8. Blackout is a late-night metal show on Flat FM – a radio […]

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