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Horror Story - Horror Story Newsletter Interview

08 May 2006 // An interview by Shade
Who are your favourite NZ bands and artists?

Flesh D-Vice, Toy Love, Toxic Avengers, Flame Job, Black Chrome

What is your favourite NZ venue?

Indigo, Wellington.

What is the best live gig you have ever been to?

Thats a hard one, Danzig or Misfits. yeah Misfits, coz we got to play.

Where do you see yourselves in 5 years?

Still doing the band and our label, Demon Nation, A licensing deal with an international label + World Tours.

How do you keep in contact with your fans?

Thru Shows, the net is the main place, right down to letters and phone calls, but our myspace site mainly.

What rumour would you like to start about yourselves?

Horror Story are the undead spirit of Punk Rock.

What advice would you like to give to other aspiring musicians?

Make sure you're in it for the right reasons and for the long haul, and be ready to work hard and for things to take time. Maximum Effort, Maximum Commitment.
 

About Horror Story

In Jan 2000 members of New Zealand Punk/Metal bands Nefarious, Valhalla Crossroads, 1080 and Horror Business stitched together their ultimate Rock n Roll Monster! They called it Horror Story. Instantly becoming New Zealands premier Horror Punk band!

On Halloween that year the band recorded a 17 song Demo called Monsterpiece which was released in 2001 by the bands Demon Nation label. A limited edition of 1000 copies were snapped up by horror-hungry fiends! The albums werewolf sing-along 13 Moons also featured on Auckland label Puppykiller Records - Pick of the Litter compilation.

For Halloween 2002 the band (complete with new rhythm section) recorded 10 new songs and re-recorded 10 songs from Monsterpiece. Combined with a video for Tombstone (made in a local graveyard) and a full colour portrait of the band on its cover Graverobbers From Outer Space was released on Halloween 2003 by Demon Nation.

Visit the muzic.net.nz Profile for Horror Story

Releases

This Graveyard Earth
Year: 2012
Type: Album
Frankenskull AD
Year: 2011
Type: Album
Songs From The Devil's Jukebox
Year: 2009
Type: Album
Sons of Hell Island
Year: 2007
Type: EP
Bride Of The Monster
Year: 2005
Type: Album
Rock n Roll Frankenstein
Year: 2004
Type: Album
Graverobbers From Outer Space
Year: 2003
Type: Album
Making A Monster Horror
Year: 2002
Type: EP
Monsterpiece
Year: 2001
Type: Album

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