AMACHINE are a vicious three piece consisting of Johnathon Brooking -Bass/vocals, Ben Patten Campbell- Drums and Johnny Raimona - Guitars. From Tarananki, New Zealand. Exploding on to the NZ metal scene Helloween 2009.
Independantly releasing there debut 4 track E.P in July 2012, entitled "Abrasive Absurd" engineered by EvilMinion at The Pit Of Destiny - Seventh SinStudios, in Taranaki, NZ. And mastered by Nigel Mauchline at Whiplash Studios, in Wanganui, NZ.
Promoting the E.P "live" from August, and on there release shows in October through to December 2012. Radio air-play from The Axe Attack(The Rock FM), The Kiwi Metalbar on Kiwi FM, Anger Management(Radio Active FM), The Yak FM 107.1, and interviewed on MetalHead (Access Manawatu FM). Online radio from The Crypt Of Brutality who featured a AMACHINE track on The Noble Order Of Chicago Metal compilation CD in September 2012. Also along side many brutal Kiwi metal bands featured on Polish radio (Radio Revolta) in a segment called Demons Of New Zealand. The 'Abrasive Absurd' E.P has been reviewed by music.net.nz and AMACHINE features in Pop Vulture Magazine(online magazine 25.10.12). There debut music video to the track Systematic aired on New Zealand's only metal Tv show The Metal Bar on sky televisions, Juice Tv October 2012. Directed/Produced by Dayna Jury Video In Photo.
AMACHINE have been privileged to shred along side some of New Zealand's seasoned as well as brutal up 'n' coming metal bands; SINATE, DAWN OF AZAZEL, JUST ONE FIX, CRIPPLE MR ONION, FRACTURED, MUTANGENT, WRATH, CAGE DEMISE, PARIAH, BULLETBELT, CARNAL, and TAINTED, to name a few.
Source: AMACHINE Facbook