Necrot, Mortal (Tankcrimes, 2020)
Released just last week, this was the most anticipated death metal album in recent memory.
Bassist Spotlight: Craig Setari (Sick of It All, Agnostic Front, Rest in Pieces, Straight Ahead)
He's also played in NYC Mayhem, Youth of Today, and Creep Division, among other bands.
Terminal Crush: Musician Grey Gordon Goes ‘90s Slowcore on “Ring” (PREMIERE)
The track comes off the forthcoming debut solo release, Columbus.
theLINE: California Band Showcases Their Many Stylistic Sides on “Hawkeye” (PREMIERE)
After several releases on Volcom Entertainment, and a long hiatus, the group is firing on all cylinders again.
Ball of Light, 2 Song EP (Rad Girlfriend Records, 2020)
FFO: Glass and Ashes, Planes Mistaken for Stars, Strikeforce Diablo
Shades Apart Look Back on Each of Their Studio Albums (EXCLUSIVE)
From DIY hardcore shows to Revelation Records to hit radio singles to Eternal Echo.
Discourage: Oakland Hardcore Group Returns with Purpose on “Forlorn Hope”
Turbulent times call for lyrics that reflect that.
Rebelmatic, Ghost in the Shadows (Red Right Recordings, 2020)
The NYHC outfit just dropped its debut album.
Raincheck: French Band Brings Late ‘90s-Styled Melodic Punk Sound on Latest Record
Definitely recommend for fans of Fat Wreck and Epitaph compilations from back in the day.
You and I: Going Back in Time with the Members of the ‘90s New Jersey Band
"We didn’t have a label for it at the time. Our friends would joke and call us 'emo metal.'"
Silent Era’s “Heart Lay Down” is a Slice of Frenzied Yet Melodic Hardcore Punk (PREMIERE)
Sink your teeth into some tasty Bay Area-blessed riffage.
Drowse: Philly Band Brings Forth Gloomy Punk on “Missing Persons Report” (PREMIERE)
The quartet will be releasing their debut LP, Dance in the Decay, this Halloween.
I Once Tattooed a Questionnaire on My Leg for My Hardcore Zine
The Friendly Leg featured members from Rotting Out, Terror, and many other of my favorite bands.
5 Current Underrated Death Metal Bands, by Luca Indrio (Necrot, Vastum, Acephalix)
The bassist/vocalist clearly knows a thing or two about the genre.
FAIM, Hollow Hope (Safe Inside Records, 2020)
Taking an early listen to the forthcoming debut LP from the Denver hardcore troupe.
Sawblade: Ex-Weekend Nachos, Hive Members Form Project in Spirit of ‘90s Japanese Hardcore
They also share a love for Negative Approach and Jerry's Kids.
Locked Inside: Straight Edge Unit Brings Classic Mosh Back on “Force of Will” (PREMIERE)
Ex and current members of Mouthpiece, Youth of Today, and Nueva Etica strike back.
Kaiju Daisenso: Power Violence and Monster Movies Clash in “Green Gargantua” Music Video
The band features current and former members of Unearthly Trance, Gospel, Gorilla Wizard, and Helen of Troy.