About Shihad:

Shihad is a New Zealand alternative rock band from Wellington now based in Melbourne, Australia.

Shihad was formed by vocalist/guitarist Jon Toogood and drummer Tom Larkin in 1988. The band’s musical style was originally indebted to San Francisco Bay Area thrash metal bands, such as Metallica and Megadeth, although over the years the band has found wider popularity also playing a mixture of modern rock, post-grunge and pop-rock.

Shihad are:

Phil Knight – Guitar
Karl Kippenberger – Bass
Tom Larkin – Drums
Jon Toogood – Vocals/Guitar



‘Churn’ ©1993

‘Killjoy’ ©1995

‘Shihad’ ©1996

‘The General Electric’ ©1999

‘Pacifier’ ©2002

‘Pacifier: Live’ ©2003

‘Love is the New Hate ’ ©2005

Shihad ‘Beautiful Machine ’ ©2008

‘Ignite’ ©2010

‘FVEY’ ©2014

Track listing: Think You’re So Free; FVEY; The Big Lie; Grey Area; The Living Dead; Song for No One; The Great Divide; Model Citizen; Wasted In the West; Love’s Long Shadow; Cheap As.


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