July 21, 2021 Shawn Macomber
If you’re ready to bleed New Jersey metallic hardcore beatdown artists Departed have got the sonic shiv at your jugular.
July 14, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Your ears do not betray you: The post-hardcore vets of The Judas Knife have defied death (seriously) and are here to slay.
July 7, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Philadelphia duo Old City deconstructs classic hardcore, punk, and metal to imbue hip hop with new heaviness.
June 30, 2021 Shawn Macomber
With a (new) name like Filth is Eternal you just know the latest from these Seattle levelers has to be brutal.
June 16, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Looking to sharpen your corpse pose game? Cop Problem/Painbody front woman Deb Cohen has got you covered.
June 9, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Legendary hardcore vocalist Chaka Malik talks transcendence, time, and the long, impactful tailwind of 1990s NYC hardcore and post-hardcore.
June 8, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Love may bite, but Tokyo shredders LOVEBITES are here to prove old school heavy metal most certainly does not.
June 2, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Burning Tongue offers up a blackened crust soundtrack to suburban madness on new track “Cult-De-Sac.”
May 19, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Get ready for some 8-bit black metal dimension hopping courtesy Gonemage.
May 12, 2021 Shawn Macomber
The latest soot-encased blast from Our Place of Worship is Silence is anything but tranquil or hushed.
May 5, 2021 Shawn Macomber
A revelatory new documentary on metal-tinged progressive hardcore outfit Beyond lives up to the band’s moniker.
April 28, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Forget flies. You catch more killer old school thrash riffs with Honey than vinegar, too.
April 14, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Are you ready to fight Tooth and Claw to avoid “Your Crucifixion”?
March 24, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Writer/award-winning educator/hardcore punk trailblazer Nancy Barile curates an eclectic, vivifying playlist to mark the release of her stellar new memoir “I’m Not Holding Your Coat.
March 17, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Orphaned Land mastermind Yossi Sassi invites you to hear some new sonic wildness…if you dare.
March 10, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Revisit the apprentice killer days of metallic hardcore innovators Merauder.
March 3, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Norfolk, Virginia’s Demons have got your metal-tinged noise groove fix right here with a smoldering new track “Play Acting Virtue.”
February 24, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Rising Brazilian melodic death metallers Venomous aren’t about to stay in their subgenre lane for this diverse, killer new EP.
February 17, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Thirty years after summoning modern hardcore into existence with the Cro-Mags’ debut, Parris Mayhew is back with some new face-blasting alchemy.
January 27, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Bleach Everything breaks on through to the other side on the avant punk hardcore masterpiece Bound/Cured.
January 20, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Ex-Terror/Culture lifer Rich Thurston talks Lowest, Treason, and lessons from fighting MMA and playing in Blood Has Been Shed.
January 13, 2021 Shawn Macomber
A green superhero sees red on Louisville crossover thrash sluggers Belushi Speed Ball‘s latest high-octane jam.
January 6, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Former Agalloch bassist Jason Walton is raising classic underground metal T-shirts and hoodies from the dead.
December 30, 2020 Shawn Macomber
The Mexican American horror author V Castro brings heavy metal fire to the Latinx Screams anthology.
December 23, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Knut‘s noisy metallic hardcore “leftovers” are tastier than most extreme music main courses.
December 16, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Black Magnet resurrects classic industrial metal madness via the punishing clip for “Divination Equipment.”
December 9, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Harvey Milk frontman Creston Spiers returns with a predictably unpredictable, heavy, fuzzy take on classic rock.
December 2, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Seasoned Brazilian death-tinged toad-thrashers Claustrofobia invite you to join their “Riff Cult.”
November 25, 2020 Shawn Macomber
If you think this Friday is gonna be black, wait until you hear the sinister delights Cadabra Records, H.P. Lovecraft, and Fabio Frizzi are cooking up for Christmas…
November 18, 2020 Shawn Macomber
The noise metal carpet really ties the room together in this Coffin Apartment.