Strange Joy: Houston Band Perfectly Balances Melody & Hardcore Punch on New EP
Here's a great example of a group merging well-loved ingredients and creating a result that is truly unique.
War Babies Deliver Politically-Charged NYHC on “Life After the Boom” (PREMIERE)
Mike De Lorenzo (Kill Your Idols, C.R.) and Darren Nanos (Born Sinner, Brain Slug) make a lethal team.
Hive: Minneapolis Crust Hardcore Comes Ripping on “So It Is Done” (PREMIERE)
Their Spiritual Poverty album is one of the gnarliest things I've heard this year.
Your Pest Band: Listen to Japanese Punk N’ Roll Machine’s New Album (PREMIERE)
Reflecting Board is a killer mix of Rolling Stones rawk & Hüsker Dü melodic punk.
Mine Collapse: Chicago Riff Beasts Come Back With “Death Spirals” (PREMIERE)
The forthcoming album was tracked by Andy Nelson (Weekend Nachos, Jesus Piece) at Bricktop Recording.
SPEED, Gang Called Speed (Flatspot Records/Last Ride Records, 2022)
Is the hype warranted? We dig in...
International Hardcore Bands You Need to Know About: Gravel Pit
Meet and hear the New Zealand quartet.
Miracle Blood: Boston Noise Merchants Return With “Like a Round Hole Through a Square Peg”
FFO: Jesus Lizard, The Birthday Party, Mclusky
Fixation: Listen to a Track From the Philly Hardcore Band’s Stellar Upcoming Debut LP (PREMIERE)
"Lachrymose” will appear on The Secrets We Keep, and it's going to knock you on your ass.
Sawchuk: Detroit Hardcore Punk Outfit Showcases the Pit Dancers In New Music Video
"The Shell Remains" will appear on the band's upcoming Modern Love album.
Kind Eyes: Sacramento Metallic Hardcore Band Inks Label Deal, Releases “Cruel World” Video
"The song was my way of expressing the turmoil of being a targeted as a minority," vocalist Murphy Katana.
Dizeaze: Ohio Hardcore Band Makes Lineup Changes, Drops New Music
They hail from The Glass City, aka Toledo.
Duckbeak: Pop-Punk and Hardcore Worlds Combine on Charlotte Band’s New Single (PREMIERE)
A little sugar with your mosh.
Wretch: New Band Emerges From Pacific Northwestern Hardcore Scene
The Tacoma-based quintet recently dropped their debut demo.
Concrete Ties: Full Blown Chaos, Blood Has Been Shed Members Go for Jugular on “Stay True”
Brutal mosh is commenced.
Entropy: German Band Pens Melodic Rock Track of the Year With “Cthulhucene”
FFO: Sugar, Failure, and Antenna-era Cave In.
Shiiva: Radio-Ready Alt-Rock & Melodic Punk Merge on “TTG” (PREMIERE)
The Lancaster outfit will soon release their Cyclone EP.
Attempt Survivors: Listen to Debut EP from New Band Feat. Saetia, Six Going on Seven Members
Also included is an interview with guitarist Adam Marino about the project.