August 3, 2022 Shawn Macomber
The new metal-centered graphic novel series Gods of Brutality answers the question, “What if Clive Barker wrote a story inspired by Manowar?”
July 27, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Bouncy, brutal hip-hop-infused metallic hardcore is up to bat via the new Bovice jam “Sluggo Season.”
July 20, 2022 Shawn Macomber
We speak with director Scott Barber about his poignant, hilarious and inspiring documentary This is GWAR which arrives Friday.
July 13, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Check out the exclusive premiere below of Grace‘s fiery, enlivening new single “Wasteland,” which hits all digital platforms this Friday via Upstate Records.
July 6, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Metalhead professor and author Dean Swinford closes his Death Metal Epic trilogy with a tornado or riffs, souls, and apocalyptic fire.
June 29, 2022 Shawn Macomber
No Keanu, but the latest metallic hardcore jam from Pointbreak hangs a hard ten nonetheless.
June 22, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Crust. Grind. Metallic death metal. Noise. Seattle’s Turian comes at you hard on “Snakehead” with everything but the grunge.
Featuring members of Kill Your Idols, Sheer Terror, and Survivalist, War Babies wields an expansive NYHC attack against social media mindlessness on its latest track.
June 15, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Florida sludge-laden metallic hardcore legends Bloodlet return with the eternal fire and liver-eating anthem “Stealing Fire.”
June 8, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Metal/hardcore/punk promotor extraordinaire Rich Hall picks up a paintbrush with exquisitely brutal fine arts results.
May 25, 2022 Shawn Macomber
A deluxe reissue of hardcore legend Porcell‘s early 90s zine “War on Illusion” remains an edifying and subversive document of a searching scene in intellectual as well as musical flux.
May 18, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Legendary Coalesce vocalist Sean Ingram is working overtime with others to honor his friend and mentor with the Corey Lawrence Memorial Vert Ramp at the Centennial Skatepark in Lawrence, Kansas.
May 11, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Philadelphia punk hip-hop re-interpreters Old City are back with an incendiary new track taking on apocalyptic police violence.
May 4, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Decibel gets the lowdown from Harley Flanagan on circa 2022 Cro-Mags, the upcoming tour, and how getting beat down on the jiujitsu mat can prepare one for hardcore touring.
April 27, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Former Harvest/Hope Conspiracy guitarist Dan Zimmerman’s TwentyFiveAfter offers a glorious glimpse at the dark underbelly of 1990s metallic hardcore.
April 20, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Thane, India melodic death metallers Eternal Returns go deep and dark for the “Siege Sombre” video.
April 13, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Peep the behind the scenes video from rising Brazilian thrash ultra-power trio The Damnation right now!
April 6, 2022 Shawn Macomber
The new metal and hardcore-heavy benefit comp Band Together seeks to alleviate the suffering of Ukrainians in their darkest hour.
March 30, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Hear the fresh-yet-old-school-based hardcore attack of Last Wishes in advance of their gritty, bouncy, defiant debut full-length Organized Hate.
March 16, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Certified New York City Hardcore superstar Danny Diablo resurrects Skarhead and Crown of Thornz for a multi-front breakdown war.
March 9, 2022 Shawn Macomber
It’s been a long goddamn while since a hardcore band blasted out of the gate with a sound as feral and kinetic – yet savvily refined in construction – as Guardrails. Hear them now.
March 2, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Featuring members of Strife, World Be Free, and Internal Affairs, Berthold City brings the straight edge hardcore fire to lead us “Out of Darkness.”
February 23, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Eddie Sutton of metallic hardcore crossover underground royalty Leeway continues to battle an aggressive cancer. Here’s the latest update and how you can help.
February 16, 2022 Shawn Macomber
GGT Records brings the non-denominational hardcore punk fire with its opening salvo of releases.
February 2, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Double your (dis)pleasure: The legendary Immigrant Sun Records returns and resurrects stellar 90s noisecore act Hourglass for a “Complete Discography.”
January 19, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Anacrusis frontman Kenn Nardi lets his progressive thrash roots show on the epic new solo track “Masquerade.”
January 12, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Smash Your Enemies deliver a metallic hardcore state of the world address with the video for “War For War.”
January 5, 2022 Shawn Macomber
The Oakland post-post-hardcore powerhouse Strangelight return with another stellar offering,The World Needs Laughter.
December 29, 2021 Shawn Macomber
That’s right — Timothy Sheahan is not only one of coronavirus’ fiercest foes, but also a punk-hardcore metalhead in extremely good standing.
December 22, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Boston death thrashers Soul Remnants bring the visual violence on the new clip for “Cult Destroyer.”