2017 Holiday Gift Guide: Hardcore, Punk + Metal Books
These recent titles will make improve anyone's home library.
Photographer Spotlight: Anne Spina
"I tore my meniscus a few years ago shooting Biohazard and it’s been a hard recovery."
Tony Rettman (Straight Edge, NYHC Author) Guests on 100 Words or Less Podcast
Meet the guy behind three essential hardcore-related books.
Chris Zusi (Floorpunch, Search, Ressurection, The Judas Factor, Release)
"I went to see Venom in NYC in April of 1986 and one of the opening bands were the Cro-Mags."
Primal Rite “Bow to No One” on New Track (PREMIERE)
The Bay Area modern crossover beasts suffer no fools.
Record Collector: Joe Guilfoy, aka lard_of_this_world
The bassist of Medjugorje and Branch Davidian, and owner of Suburbistan Records, lives for this.
Broken Cross: Swedish Apocalyptic Metallic Hardcore Is Alive on “C.O.T.E.” (PREMIERE)
Find out why Integrity mastermind Dwid Hellion is a fan and collaborator.
Photographer Spotlight: Cam Truppa
"I love ... the idea of giving something to bands and people that they can keep forever."
Stress Relief: sXe Powerviolence Unit Doesn’t Waste Time on “Power” (PREMIERE)
Pure fury unleashed.
Record Collector: Peter Reinerth, aka xsipeet
Customs and shipping prices will not stop this man.
Decline: Chicago Hardcore Quintet Pay Tribute to a Late Friend w/ “Eulogy” (PREMIERE)
A blast of fury this way comes.
Revelation Records Owner Jordan Cooper Discusses New Life. Love. Shirts. Book
Plus an exclusive sneak peek inside its pages...
Reconstitute: New HC Project Inspired by Political Unrest (PREMIERE)
FFO: Modern Life Is War, Loma Prieta, Birds In Row
Song of the Day
Stand, “Silence,” from Broken Promises (2017)
OC hardcore courtesy of musicians from Done Dying, Street Dogs, Blackspot, Rats in the Wall, and more.
Record Collector: Spag (Two Man Advantage)
Will someone please sell this man a copy of The Middle Class 7" for a reasonable price?!
Photographer Spotlight: Carl Gunhouse
"I moshed and a skinhead woman walked up to me while I danced and cold clocked me in the face..."
The Prodigal Rogerson: The Story of Circle Jerks Bassist Roger Rogerson..., by J. Hunter Bennett (Microcosm, 2017)
One of LA punk's most talented yet troubled souls is remembered.