Auckland, Auckland, NZL

Radio dominating winners of the 2013 Rock Album of the Year at the New Zealand Music Awards.


Villainy are a well established force in the New Zealand rock scene. The Auckland four piece's debut album Mode. Set. Clear. has dominated the local airwaves with a string of consecutive hits with Alligator Skin, Gather Yourselves, Another Time and Ammunition. With a reputation for an uncompromising live show, Villainy has scored international supports with the likes of Incubus, The Offspring and Billy Talent between extensive tours of NZ and Australia

The band rounded out 2013 winning the award for Best Rock Album at the VNZMA's and began 2014 with two huge festival appearances at Big Day Out and Homegrown. Currently working on their sophomore album there will be limited chances to catch them live as they work towards it's release.


Mode. Set. Clear. - ALBUM
Released 19 Oct 2012
RIANZ Top 40 Album Chart (8)
RIANZ Top 20 NZ Album Chart (1)

Alligator Skin - Single
Released June 2011;
Charts: Rock (1); NZ (7)

The Answer - Single
Released February 2012
Charts: Rock (16); NZ (30)

Gather Yourselves - Single
Released September 2012
Charts: Rock (2); NZ (10)