Record Collector: Scott Danough, aka dracula_with_glasses
"It all started in 6th grade when neighborhood friends and I got into KISS..."
Ecostrike, Drug Church, Abuse of Power, Secondsight, Discourage @ 924 Gilman St, Berkeley, CA (PHOTOS)
Hardcore comes to NorCal one night before the Sound and Fury festival.
Ghost Spirit + Frail Hands: Cali and Halifax Skramz Units Come Together on New EP (PREMIERE)
Twelve Gauge Records returns...
Mindfield: Thrash Metal Meets Hardcore on ‘Void of Illuminance’ (EP PREMIERE)
Depression, corrupt religion, and the struggle for sanity comprise the Florida band's new release.
Photographer Spotlight: Brian Benavente
"As competitive as it can be in the photography world, it's not worth flexing on people."
Neurosis, Converge + Amenra @ UC Theatre, Berkeley, CA (PHOTOS)
The Bay Area post-metal pioneers come back home.
Indecision Records Founder Dave Mandel on His Career As An MMA Photographer
From working with Unbroken and Strife to shooting Chuck Liddell and Ronda Rousey.
Record Collector: Joelle Gavlick, aka vinylbroke
She's looking for some rare Bulldoze and Indecision vinyl. Please help the lady out!
Fredag den 13:e, 'Dystopisk Utsikt' (various labels, 2018)
"...metallic hardcore which fills in the gaps From Ashes Rise left in their demise..."
Song of the Day
MouthBreather, “Probortion,” from Dollmeat (2018)
FFO: Vein, Sanction, Calculating-era Dillinger Escape Plan
Photographer Spotlight: Jess Tyler
"I think of it as a positive that there are so many photographers out there now."
Faim: Denver Band Bring Action Back to Hardcore on “All Talk” (PREMIERE)
"...influences that range from '90s metalcore to early Youth Crew..."
Frosty (Chain of Strength, Man Will Surrender, Rage, Fraud, Jolt)
KISS in the '70s, Pomona hardcore in the '80s, major labels in the '90s, and so much more.
Bystander (Members of Trial, Decline) Ask the Hard Questions on “How Far Have We Come” (PREMIERE)
""We are a collective mess at times, this hardcore scene of ours..."
Drug Control: San Diego sXe Taking No Prisoners on “Decay” (PREMIERE)
This track wastes no time with nuance.
Immortal, Northern Chaos Gods (Nuclear Blast, 2018)
The Norwegian black metallers return without Abbath out in front.
Peace of Mind: German Hardcore Crew Live By Their Own Code on “Deity” (VIDEO PREMIERE)
Hard as nails.