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30 DECEMBER 2015 - THE DARKLORD RADIO SHOW
With the shocking demise of Rock legend Lemmy, part of this month's show, "Lemmy And Goth Compilation's Special Final Version" was dedicated to him and his influence on modern music. The rest of the show was dedicated to the release of two Gothic compilation albums and also featured a few gothic bands, including a track by New Zero God.  Click HERE to hear this special show.


​28 DECEMBER 2015 - MICK MERCER RADIO BROADCAST #102
Thanks to all who voted New Zero God's "Shut Up (Cruel Britannia Remix)" into the #1 spot. Go on, take a listen... and don't forget to put your lovely heart emoticon on Mercer's Mixcloud page!  Click HERE for the show.


13 DECEMBER 2015 - MICK MERCER BROADCAST #100
A big THANKS goes out to Mick Mercer for including New Zero God in his milestone 100th episode!  As this was a rather nostalgic special for Mick, he decided to incorporate a bit of cheer to those less fortunate.  In the past, Mick, along with his lovely wife, Lynda, have raised funds for Oxfam and this 100th episode lets you get in on the charitable contribution to buy for the Oxfam Goats for Africa Fund. Go HERE for full details. Listen to Episode 100, HERE…By the end of their live broadcast, they'd made enough to buy ten goats! 

12 DECEMBER 2015 - FADEOUT WITH DJ CRUEL BRITANNIA
Saturday's FADEOUT show is now available as a podcast. Listen to the recently released New Zero God track, "Shut Up (Cruel Britannia Remix)".  Available for streaming or download, HERE.

03 DECEMBER 2015 - NEW TRACK / DJ CRUEL BRITANNIA REMIX
We're thrilled to announce that a SECOND brand new previously unreleased track was also made public today... this time from the creative mind and remix master, DJ Cruel Britannia.  New Zero God's "Shut Up (Cruel Britannia Remix)" has been regothed and remixed for your dance floor pleasure.  Pop on over to Cruel Britannia's SoundCloud page HERE and you'll certainly be ready to ‪#‎GetYourGothOn‬!

03 DECEMBER 2015 - NEW TRACK / NEW COMPILATION
The fourth Deadfall Artist compilation in the series, "Deadfall: Absolution", is now available for free to download via Deadfall's Bandcamp page and includes the brand new previously unreleased track by New Zero God, "Pen Like A Knife (Centurion Mix)".  With 18 dark alternative tracks by artists/bands from the Deadfall Roster, we are honored to be featured on all four of the Deadfall compilations. Click HERE to grab a copy while you can... monthly downloads are limited!

18 NOVEMBER 2015 - NEW ALBUM TITLE & PROGRESS UPDATE 
We continue recording the new material at QZN Recording Studios. So far we are very happy with what we've succeeded in accomplishing and we are sure everyone will love the new album "Short Tales & Tall Shadows". You will be able to get a taste of it through an English compilation which will soon be available. Our album "Short Tales & Tall Shadows" will be released in a couple of months on CD and vinyl. We wish you all a wonderful day!


14 OCTOBER 2015 - MICK MERCER BROADCAST #92​
Many thanks to Mick Mercer for playing New Zero God's "Kiss The Witch" on Sunday's broadcast! Many thanks, also, to all the Mercerites who voted and graced us with the honor of #1 track of the night!  If you missed the show, the upload is now on Mixcloud, HERE ... and while you're there, don't forget to place your little heart on it!


27 SEPTEMBER 2015 - WELCOME TO THE WORLD!
On Sunday morning we received the great news that Akis (guitars) and Maria have welcomed their little bundle of joy.  She's a beauty and we wish her a long, healthy, and happy life.  May she find all of the Earth's riches at her feet.   Best wishes to the happy new parents!

27 SEPTEMBER 2015 - RADIO PLAY - MICK MERCER RADIO
Many thanks to Mick Mercer for playing two New Zero God tracks on Sunday's show. If you missed it, you can listen to the upload at Mixcloud by clicking HERE.

11 SEPTEMBER 2015 - OLD FRIEND, NEW BANDMATE
While recording procedures continue, Babis “BB Romeo” Efthimiou joins the New Zero God recording lineup on drums. Babis was playing the drums for the Flowers of Romance during the 1988 – 1992 era. He recorded with the band for the “Dorian Grey” album and “Love Means Death” EP. A little later he got lost in the woods in Austria where he was found and raised by a grizzly bear to become a professional skier. More surprises to be revealed as time marches on.​

28 JULY 2015 - REST IN PEACE, JEZ KEEFE
​It is with the greatest of sadness as we pass along the news that our dear friend, Jez Keefe (Jez Keefe Photography) passed away last night. He was a wonderful friend of ours, and of New Zero God, and we will always cherish all that he brought into our lives. You may remember Jez from his many photographs, including some with him wearing a New Zero God t-shirt. He also took part in filming some of the UK leg of the band's video, "Destination Unknown".  Rest in Peace, Jez. May you be guided by stars ... Here's our two cents for the ferryman... Hoist the Sails! Safest of journeys, our dear friend... @>--))-----

SUMMER VACATION - Hard at work in the studio kicking up some amazing new tunes. Hoping for an end-of-the-year release.  We'll keep you posted!

03 JULY 2015 - LA LETRA CAPITAL - PODCAST CHAPTER 26: WINTERS AND LIPSTICK
Click HERE to listen to La Letra Capital's Podcast, "Winters and Lipstick", where you'll find New Zero God's "Dead Inside", taken from their Zona Pericolosa (Live in Italy) EP.

22 JUNE 2015 - THE LONELIEST SOUND SHOW No. 1 by KARO
Thank you to Karo for featuring "Kiss The Witch" on her debut radio show. You can listen to Karo at Mixcloud, HERE.


14 JUNE 2015 - MICK MERCER RADIO BROADCAST #75
For those of you who missed tonight's live broadcast of the Mick Mercer Show, you can click HERE for the upload at Mixcloud.  Once again, New Zero God claimed first place in the audience voting poll (thank you!) with "Bang Bang" off of the Zona Pericolosa, Live in Italy album. Trailing not too far behind was the Pougounas Flowers Of Romance track, "Love Commandos" from the same newly released EP.  (And don't forget to click FAVORITE while you're there!)


Listen to tonight's Mick Mercer Broadcast #75, HERE
You can download your own copy of Zona Pericolosa for free, HERE


08 JUNE 2015 - NEW RELEASE - ZONA PERICOLOSA - FREE DOWNLOAD!
Recorded live at Ekidna (Modena, Italy) on Saturday 18 April 2015, New Zero God thought it would be nice to bring you a few sounds from their recent gig at Ekidna in Italy.  Click HERE for all the details and your  FREE DOWNLOAD at Bandcamp.


31 MAY 2015 - MICK MERCER RADIO BROADCAST #73
The Greek Underground tribute continues as Mick and Lynda get their fill of raki under the Cretian moon.  Broadcast #73 includes a track from Mike Pougounas' first band, The Flowers Of Romance. Taken from their final album release, Brilliant Mistakes, "Reptile Dance" was produced by Wayne Hussey (The Mission UK, The Sisters of Mercy) and engineered by Steve Whitfield (sound engineer for The Cure and The Mission UK). Recorded in The Mission's Bristol Studio, "Swirlsound", Hussey not only produced, but also provided backing vocals, loops, and additional guitars for what would become The Flowers Of Romance's most successful album. Backing Vocals for this track was by Evie Watson Hassapidou.


You'll also find two tracks from New Zero God's 2013 release, MMXIII: "Angeline" with "Intoxication" closing out the evening's show. Click HERE for Mick Mercer Radio Broadcast #73 at Mixcloud.  We love to see those ranks rise... don't forget to "favorite" the show!


24 MAY 2015 - MICK MERCER RADIO BROADCAST #72
Did you miss the May 24 show? No worries! While Mick and Lynda were romping around the island of Crete, they left behind a couple of installments of their tribute to the Greek Underground.  In this broadcast you'll find New Zero God's "Widow's Walk" taken from their UK release, Club Bizarre. The show also includes The Flowers Of Romance hit track, "Love Means Death". Click HERE for Mick Mercer's Broadcast 72 from May 24, 2015 at Mixcloud.  And don't forget to hit "favorite" while you're there!


22 MAY 2015 - DJ CRUEL BRITANNIA AT WORLD GOTH FAIR 
New Zero God's "Spider Jack" on the kickoff set of "DJ Cruel Britannia at World Goth Fair"! Click HERE to hear the 2-hour goth filled show at Mixcloud! 


22 MAY 2015 - HAPPY WORLD GOTH DAY!
Today's the day ... and on a Friday, no less! The day where people from all over the globe celebrate their very existence under one universal sky. Where the blackest of black clothing, the most stomping of buckled boots, and the crimpiest of ultra-groomed hair swirl under a driving beat with the freedom of individuality.
Click HERE for all the details on World Goth Day - May 22, 2015:
Click HERE to find a World Goth Day event near you:

For those who visit Second Life, DJ Cruel Britannia will be playing for 16 hours with non-stop music for World Goth Day, starting at 6 AM SLT (2 PM GMT). Click HERE for complete World Goth Fair details. Rumor has it that there'll be some NEW ZERO GOD tracks thrown into the mix, too.


20 MAY 2015 - THERE'S NO ASYLUM HERE - UPDATE
Available now for FREE download is the booklet that will accompany the Greek documentary, "There Is No Asylum Here".  Click HERE to download and view the .pdf booklet.  Included in the documentary will be interviews and music by, among others, Mike Pougounas / The Flowers Of Romance.


Title song of the film "There is no Asylum Here" (a documentary for the Greek underground scene of the 80s).  Director: Michalis Kafantaris, Photography Director: Nikos Chaniotis. Girl with strange appetite: Olga Papadimitriou. Music and Lyrics: K P Mastoris, Asylum's Nursery Choir: Anda Lambara, Stelios Mastrokalos, Yiannis Drenogiannis, Spyros Faros, Mike Pougounas, Giannis Charalambidis, Stathis Kaliviotis, Thodoris Vlahakis, Kostas Kouzas, Christos Manolitsis.  CLICK HERE to view the video at YouTube.


18 MAY 2015 - THE MICK MERCER RADIO - BROADCAST #71
Did you miss it the first time around? No worries! Here's the upload of Mick Mercer's Tribute to the Greek Underground at Mixcloud. Lots of great tracks, lots of tidbits of knowledge... plus NEW ZERO GOD and THE FLOWERS OF ROMANCE! Can't ask for much more than that! And while you're there, don't forget to click FAVORITE on the podcast! We like to shake up those numbers at Mixcloud!  Click HERE for the podcast!

17 MAY 2015 - THE MICK MERCER RADIO - BROADCAST #71
Live - 9 PM UK time.  Tonight's show will be a special night full of great surprises as Lynda and Mick are off to Crete this week.  They will have some fantastic Greek Goth and Post-Punk bands for you including tracks from NEW ZERO GOD and THE FLOWERS OF ROMANCE!  Click HERE for the direct link to tune in - or - Click HERE for the Facebook Event Page with full details!​


18 APRIL 2015 - TONIGHT!  LIVE IN ITALY!  Click HERE to view the event and banners for complete details. 
NEW ZERO GOD will take the stage at ALL'EKIDNA [MODENA, ITALY] on SATURDAY, 18 APRIL, 2015.  The Opening Act will be "DEAD INSIDE", the new Post Punk band of DJ GIANFRANCO!  (We have a lovely coincidence here in that the name of the group was inspired by the New Zero God song, "Dead Inside".  This will be the DEBUT SHOW for Dead Inside! 
- Concert by Grotesque, In collaboration with Ascension Magazine Promotions
- Doors:  23.00 - Show starts:  23.30.  
- Following the show, there will be an Evening with Grotesque! (Dark Wave, Post Punk, Gothic Rock) - DJ GIANFRANCO (Grotesque) - DJ AVE IMAGO (Dark Delight) + SPECIAL GUEST: DJ KYRA!
-FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE, CLICK HERE.

14 MARCH 2015 - NEW COMPILATION CD

New Zero God's "Kiss The Witch" has been included in the new Mislealia Records CD Compilation, "Voices from Mislealia Vol. 1".  This 16-track CD contains a collection of Great Goth and Dark Wave sounds from the whole of Europe.  Click HERE for Mislealia at Bandcamp.


03 MARCH 2015 - NEW - CHARITY RELEASE - FOR THE BATS, VOLUME II
Release date:  Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - FOR THE BATS VOLUME II.  A 25-track charity compilation to benefit bat rescue and rehabilitation with all proceeds going to the Tolga Bat Hospital, Queensland, Australia.  Containing tracks from New Zero God, The Danse Society, Kommunity Fk, Pretentious, Moi?, Cliff and Ivy, Hyena Motorcade, Remain In Light, and many more, this digital download includes a 24 page .pdf booklet containing bat related art, information about each of the songs and artists, and information about the charity.  Click HERE to grab your copy now!


01 MARCH 2015 - NIGHTBREED'S MARTIN OLDGOTH - THIRTEEN13
​The UK's much loved Nightbreed Radio's March 2015 edition of THIRTEEN13 by Martin Oldgoth includes the "King Pest" track by This Gentle Flow featuring Mike Pougounas. Click HERE for Martin Oldgoth's current show.


​​25 FEBRUARY 2015 - CRUEL BRITANNIA'S HAUNTED WARDROBE
Middle-of-the-week surprises are always the best kind! Click HERE for DJ Cruel Britannia's newly posted Haunted Wardrobe for March 2015. Leading the playlist is the track by This Gentle Flow featuring Mike Pougounas, with "King Pest". Lovely, indeed! Enjoy the show, it's always brilliant!​​


25 FEBRUARY 2015 - TREVOR BAMFORD'S THE DARKLORD RADIO SHOW
The March Darklord Radio Show is up on Mixcloud a few days ahead of it's official broadcast on Nightbreed Radio. This Special Edition of the show is a "Gothtune Fundraiser Special" and includes the De Creatione Et Omnium Rerum - Fundraiser! Among the specially-selected tracks of this special gothic/post punk edition is the single, "King Pest" by This Gentle Flow featuring Mike Pougounas. Click HERE to listen to Nightbreed's The Darklord Radio Show at Mixcloud.


23 FEBRUARY 2015 - APOSTOLIS BOURIS' NECRONOMICON SHOW
The first Necronomicon Show of 2015 includes the collaborative "King Pest" track by Valerios Calocerinos (Ikon, Meridian, Lemon Avenue) and Mike Pougounas (New Zero God, The Flowers Of Romance, Nexus)​.  Released under This Gentle Flow featuring Mike Pougounas, "King Pest" was released for the 25th Anniversary of Australian label 'Left As In Sinister'.  Listen HERE to the Necronomicon Show at Mixcloud. 


15 FEBRUARY 2015 - MICK MERCER RADIO BROADCAST #58
Sunday's broadcast of the Mick Mercer Radio Show included the collaborative release, "King Pest", by Australia's This Gentle Flow featuring Mike Pougounas. Click HERE to listen to the show via Mixcloud.


​14 FEBRUARY 2015 - DJ CRUEL BRITANNIA'S FADEOUT PODCAST
This week's Fadeout Podcast with DJ Cruel Britannia includes a special release track by This Gentle Flow featuring Mike Pougounas on vocals. "King Pest" is a collaboration between Mike Pougounas - Greece (New Zero God, The Flowers of Romance, Nexus) and This Gentle Flow(AKA Valerios Calocerinos - ex-Ikon, Meridian, Lemon Avenue). The track marks 25 years of the Australian underground label 'Left As In Sinister' and celebrates the networking spirit which has kept the label and world underground alive. Lyrics are by Mike Pougounas, who was inspired by the Poe classic, "King Pest" (1835). Get it on iTunes HERE | See the Video HERE | Fadeout Podcast HERE.

UPCOMING - NEW ZERO GOD, LIVE IN ITALY
More details coming soon!


09 FEBRUARY 2015 - FRANCO FRONTINI'S BEST VIDEO AT RADIO RADIO
The recently released video "King Pest" by Australia's This Gentle Flow featuring Mike Pougounas was voted Best Video at Franco Frontini's Radio Radio of Italy.Click HERE to view the video  |  Click HERE to visit Radio Radio at Mixcloud.

29 JANUARY 2015 - LIVE AT AFTER DARK
The first show of the year!  New Zero God will take the stage at After Dark (Ιπποκράτους & Διδότου 31, Athens, Greece) on Thursday, the 29th of January. Doors open at 22:00 with a 5 Euro entrance fee.  Come... we may even tickle your fancy with a different tune or two!

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