ESP MAYHEM @ Filthfest 24/02/2018


FILTHFEST 2018 enjoins you in a magnificent bath of sonic filth, the 3rd year running and curated from the bog to showcase the rancid cream of Australian extreme music.

Band selected by reason of their capacity for cracking the sky:

Lizzard Wizzard • Bolt Gun (WA) • Tired Minds • BØG • Siberian Hell Sounds(Qld) • Trespasser (TAS) • Diploid • Tired Minds (NSW) • Dead Architect(NSW) • BLIGHT WORMS • Neck Grip • Creep Diets • REAPER – Melbourne• Removalist • HEXTAPE (Bridget Mary Chappell) • Nunchukka Superfly •Too Birds • The High Drifters • Motherslug • Defenestration • ESP MayhemIntrinsic Light • Fornicatador • Lethal Sound Division

FILTHFEST is on at The Tote Hotel on Saturday Feb 24, 2018 from 2pm. 

Tickets: Pre-Sale $25+BF or Door $30

We’re on really early – 4:45pm on the main stage, don’t be late!

ESP MAYHEM @ Bar Open – 16/12/2017


Join us for a day/night of chaos, destruction and brutality as 15 of Melbourne’s finest purveyors of filth, heaviness and riffs combine forces to bring you probably the heaviest day of not only December but all of 2017. 

Doors open at 12:30pm, bands will be finishing at 1am. 

Tickets: $10 on the door before 4pm, $15 on the door after 4pm and presale.

Expect sweat.

Black Jesus (Death Metal)
ESP Mayhem
Religious Observance
True Defective
Jack Harlon & The Dead Crows
Maggot Bath
The High Drifters
Creep Diets
Good Time Aussie Bogalars

ESP MAYHEM @ The Tote 26/04/2017


OXBLOOD NIGHTMARE (USA) – Hardcore Gabber, direct from USA, one show only

with support from:
YARBLES (Last show) – Most hated/Best dressed/Finally dead
EXECUTION – Italio Oi!
VERTIGO – New breed of Geelong HC
ESP MAYHEM – Electro Crust Grind

$5 or PWYC

We acknowledge that this event is taking place on the stolen land of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nations. We pay respect to their Elders past, present and future. Sovereignty never ceded.

This will probably be the last ESP MAYHEM Melbourne show for a while cause Christoph’s moving to Brisbane soon so come on down! I think we’ll have CD’s and maybe shirts for sale as well…

ESP MAYHEM demo preview

Two tracks from the upcoming ESP MAYHEM demo CD, coming out soon!
Mixing, mastering and all artwork by evil genius Zev.

And here’s a few nice pics from a recent gig at Bar Open by Yunis Tmeizeh feat. Doug sneezing and/or milking the prostate and/or supernaturally transcending to the first stage of cyborg form.