Damaged City Co-Founder Chris Moore on the Fest’s History and This Year’s Installment
Despise You, Krimewatch, Mil-Spec, Night Birds, Protestor, and Coke Bust are among the bands performing this year.
Spell Runner: Albany Band Merges Hardcore, Goth + Rockabilly on “The Phantoms”
"We're trying to capture that attitude of old greaser flicks and noir type vibes at the same time."
Warxgames Vocalist Tony Pence on Their New EP, Working with React! Records
The straight edge hardcore unit's Violent & Depressed 7" is coming out in May.
Inclination Vocalist Tyler Short on Straight Edge, Louisville Hardcore + More
The Louisville band features Isaac Hale of Knocked Loose on guitar.
ClearxCut (Members of Heaven Shall Burn, Implore) Warn of a World “Collapse” (PREMIERE)
The German metallic hardcore combo will be dropping their debut album in April.
Bonnavilles: Canadian Quintet Live for Skate Punk on Their Debut EP
Back Alleys & Barstools heelflipped into stores earlier this year.
The Chain: Aussie Hardcore Rages on “Bitter Pill” (PREMIERE)
Street fighting music for 2019.
New Artist Focus: Frame of Mind
The UKHC band taps into the propulsive energy of bands like Absolution and Supertouch on their debut LP.
Reid Black (Into Another, Eleven Thirty-Four, The Third Degree, Innaway, Mike V at the Rats)
The multi-instrumentalist has quite the diverse discography.
International Hardcore Bands You Need to Know About: Slant
Fast hardcore straight from Korea.
Gorilla Biscuits, Judge, Candy + Razorbumps @ Canton Hall, Dallas, TX (PHOTOS)
*horns on "New Direction" included
Rhythm of Fear: Crossover Thrashers Return w/ “Slithering Madness” (SONG PREMIERE)
Listen to a track from the band's forthcoming Ritual Dementia EP.
Youth of Today, Fury, Candy + Krimewatch @ SXSW (PHOTOS)
Thrasher magazine threw a hardcore party and Zane Daniel was there with his camera.
Spit-take: Poppy Punk Trio Craft Irresistible Hooks on New Album
The Connecticut band know their way around a chorus.
Void Bringer: Vermont Power Violence Trio Exist to Fuck with Right-Wingers
FFO: Iron Lung, Crossed Out, Godstomper
Chesty Malone and the Slice ‘em Ups Dial Up Sleazy Punk with “Satanic Brooklyn Scum”
Rats, whores, religion, filth... it's all inspiration for this NYC band.
PeZ: Computer Coding Meets Noisy Punk Rock on World Within Skin
The band features two members of Frameworks.
Song of the Day
Civil Unrest, “Braindead,” from Runnin' with the Demo (2019)
Ex-members of Horror Show, Mongoloids, and Know the Score rock a sound as hard as their band photo.