Swallow the Rat: Auckland Band Brings ‘90s College Rock and Post-Punk Vibes on Debut LP
FFO: Superchunk, Sonic Youth, Fontaines D.C.
Compilation Unites Punk Bands for Philadelphia Community Bail Fund + Amistad Law Project
Listen to 19 Notes on a Broken System today.
Subzero Frontman Lou Di Bella on Their Upcoming Record, Beating Cancer + More
"Nostalgia is cool, but not when it’s just copied and repeated over and over again."
Sick of It All’s Koller Brothers: Another Excerpt from Their Forthcoming Book (EXCLUSIVE)
The topics covered in this chapter sneak peek are very timely.
Throne Torcher, The Mechanics of a Nightmare (Self-Released, 2020)
A "blend of metallic hardcore and noise rock, with elements of ambient creeping in around the edges."
Palme Sköt Först: Swedish Punk Band Goes “Fast and Loose” on Debut EP
FFO: Dead Kennedys, Bikini Kill, Huggy Bear
Rebelmatic: Vocalist Creature on Being a Black Band in Hardcore, Their New Record + More
"I didn’t know fighting for human rights was political."
Couch Slut, Take a Chance on Rock 'n' Roll (Gilead Media, 2020)
"The expression of grief and pain can be as intoxicating as it is poisonous."
Blue Collar Calling: Musicians from ‘90s Cleveland Hardcore Scene Start New Noise Project
Steven Meketa (Apartment 213, Lockweld) and Jim Szudy (Fellahean, Windscale)
Brain Cave: Ohio Band Brings ‘90s-Styled Post-Hardcore on Debut Album
A raw and emotionally charged sound, reminiscent of '90s post-hardcore mixed with Betty-era Helmet.
Prime: Louisville Group Delivers Tough-as-Nails Hardcore on Debut EP, Killing the Community
FFO: Negative Approach, Madball, American Nightmare
5 Guitarists That Influenced My Playing, by Brian Ortiz (Xibalba)
If you've heard the band before, you already know this dude's tone is apocalyptic.
Record Label Profile: Dropping Bombs
"Don’t worry about what’s ‘cool’ or ‘hype’, just do the shit you like..."
Various Artists, So This Is Progress Flexi / Zine 001 (...So This Is Progress, 2020)
A 5-way split of roaring hardcore punk accompanied by a gorgeously rendered photo zine.
Chopping Block: Ex-Members of Moving On, Safe & Sound Link Up in New Seattle Hardcore Band
The group recently forged a partnership with Safe Inside Records.
Old Ghosts: Vocalist Derek Dole on the Buffalo Hardcore Group’s Forthcoming Album
"I think most of the songs end up being questions about how we treat the world, each other, and ourselves."
Speedway: Listen to “Endless Stride” from New Swedish Hardcore Unit (PREMIERE)
Members of Existence, Lifeblind, and Blood Sermon offer up a killer track from forthcoming debut EP.
Sinking: Massachusetts Group Brings ‘90s Emo-Influenced Sound on Debut LP (PREMIERE)
The band features musicians who've also played in Maniac, Restraining Order, and Piece of Mind.