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    8 Foot Sativa

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    Most Popular Songs (more)

    1What's Lost Is Tomorrow lyrics
    2Believer lyrics
    3Genetic Treason lyrics
    4Perpetual Torment lyrics
    5The Punishment Within lyrics
    6Hatred Forever lyrics
    7Hate Made Me lyrics
    8Disorder lyrics
    9Grown Agression lyrics
    10Brutal Revenge lyrics

    Most Popular Albums (more)

    1Season For Assault [2003]
    2Hate Made Me [2002]
    3Breed The Pain [2004]
    The Shadow Masters


    8 Foot Sativa is:

    New Zealand's premier metal band 8-Foot Sativa have risen from the Wild West of Auckland to becoming a household name in NZ, creating metal history in New Zealand. The huge success of their two albums, national tours, break- through chart positions and exposure in the main stream media has never before been seen in this country by a Heavy Metal band.

    They have had an amazing amount of Television exposure with multiple screenings of their videos and an array of interviews and features on NZ Television shows. The self-titled track, '8 Foot Sativa' as Voted by viewers, was number 1 on M2's top 12 for 7 weeks and remained in this chart for seven months. They also won 'Best New Act 2002' on Squeeze TV's Award Show, as well as being voted number 18 of 'the Top 100 Videos of all Time' on C4, by New Zealand public. The band has received more TV exposure than most of NZ's mainstream pop acts.

    The debut album HATE MADE ME entered the NZ Album charts at number 43 and the new album SEASON FOR ASSAULT entered the NZ album chart at Number 6! Beating all other rock releases, including Heavyweight International names such as Nickelback, Lincoln Park, Evanescence, and Audioslave amongst others. It was also the 2nd highest New Zealand artist after Hayley Westenra. HATE MADE ME is now 1000 sales away from Gold Status in NZ and the new album SEASON FOR ASSAULT is halfway there, in only 3 months.

    Champions of Heavy Metal and Rock radio shows, 8FS became the "most requested band" on the ROCK NETWORK, New Zealand's biggest Rock station.

    8-Foot Sativa have toured New Zealand four times over 2002 and 2003, The 3rd tour in early 2003 included dates with USA band DISTURBED, the week before the most ambitious project to date: The 2003 WORLD TOUR. This featured dates in LA, NEW YORK, AUSTIN, TORONTO, LONDON, HONG KONG, SYDNEY AND MELBOURNE. These include the South by Southwest Festival -Texas, Canadian Music Week Showcase - Toronto, and the highlight show, supporting Brazilin Metallers, SOULFLY at London's legendary venue the Astoria.

    8 FOOT SATIVA have played with many profile bands including Metallica, Pantera, Soulfly, Children of Bodem, Disturbed,
    Corrosion of Conformity amongst others.

    RIP IT UP Magazine gave both their albums a 5 star review and all reviews of the albums and live shows have been outstanding.

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