Quantified Self

The brand new album "Quantified Self" is available! 9 songs with a total playing time of over 52 minutes of awesome metal. Check out the brand new single "Magnet" above! 

Order now at iTunesAmazon or CDBaby and feel free to add us to your playlists on Spotify and Deezer!

Latest news

Another good review of Quantified Self in Hellbound.ca from Canada.
3rd Machine joins the Get Your Gig Agency roster!

"We got to know Ron as a highly motivated creative booker with a great network in the scene and a fresh distinctive approach. We are looking forward to this collaboration!"

Just in: new Quantified Self review in Metal Music Archives: 4,5 out of 5!
Our album Quantified Self and previous EP’s The Egotiator (2012) and Urban Madness (2008) are now available at CDBaby.
Quantified Self scores 8,5/10 thanks to Thorsten at MetalGlory: "ein Pflichtalbum".
For all you Portuguese metalfans out there: 3rd Machine is featured on the next issue of Ultraje’s cover CD. You can listen to the song "Magnet (from our album Quantified Self).

Check it out! 
We opened a store! Order our CD’s and shirts in our webshop: https://3rdmachine.bigcartel.com/.
"An album that deserves your attention from start to finish" - Pest Webzine

All reviews August/September:
Pest Webzine - 8,5/10
3rd Machine featured in EuroNews Metal #5, go check out what else is hot & new at their Youtube channel! 
"Recommended" - Wonderbox Metal
"Ein absolutes Must have-Album!" - Reaperzine

All reviews June/July:
Reaperzine - 9/10
Metal Warehouse
TOTF Cultzine
Zware Metalen - 78/100
Wonderbox Metal
A very cool review in Rockmuzine about the awesome Elsrock festival!
"I think they made a killer debut album and a giant leap to new success" - Pitkings
"Probably one of the most eccentric and idiosyncratic releases ever to come from The Netherlands." - Inside The Coffin

All reviews April / May:
Pitkings - 9.1/10
Franconia Metallum 
Lords of Metal - 78/100
Inside The Coffin - 100/100 (!!!)
Metalfan - 82/100
Loud-Stuff - 4.1/5
Wings of Death
Rockmuzine - 9/10 and CD of the week
April 9th is the official release date of "Quantified Self", the debut album of 3rd Machine. However, you can preorder it now with a nice early bird discount!  Over 52 minutes long, 9 mindblowing songs, all wrapped in a fancy digipak. This special offer ends on April 9, so head over to the webshop of Into The Limelight Records and get your copy now!


13-05-2017 3rd Machine, Hillsphere & Great Sin P3, Purmerend more info
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Musicon, Den Haag more info
10-06-2017 Ben’s Metal Fest: 3rd Machine, Hibakusha, Powerized, Moonstruck, Ninelives & The Hangman´s Lament. N201, Aalsmeer more info
23-09-2017 Tattoofest Anniversary edition Cult-art Shop, Nijverdal more info
30-09-2017 Anti Cover Fest 2017 more info


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