Hardcore

Zao

December 19, 2016

The Well-Intentioned Virus
Shaking off the slumber
dB rating: 8/10

Candiria Release Live Video, Announce East & West Coast Tour Dates

December 15, 2016

Happy Hump Day, Candiria fans! The band has dropped a new live video for “Wandering Light” and announced both East and West Coast runs in 2017. 

Full Album Stream: Spazz – ‘Sweatin’ 2: Deported Live Gorilla

December 5, 2016

Spazz is rereleasing a collection of live and studio recordings from 1995-96. 

Full Stream: Nails/Full of Hell Split 7″

November 8, 2016

This three song tour de force is what happens when Full of Hell and Nails join forces for a split 7-inch.

Withdrawal Premiere ‘From Stone To Air; From Bone to Air’ And Discuss New Record

October 26, 2016

Withdrawal are finally poised to release their first full-length album at the beginning of November, but you can hear another new single and read about Never here first.

Piece By Piece and Friend Or Foe Premiere Songs From Upcoming Compilation

October 19, 2016

The Extermination series of hardcore compilations has featured a top notch roster of bands in the past. Piece By Piece and Friend or Foe join that roster on The Extermination: Vol. 3. 

Freya

October 17, 2016

Grim
Goddess of fertility and riffs
dB rating: 8/10

The Top 10 Integrity Songs Picked by New Guitarist Dom Romeo

October 5, 2016

The legendary Integrity is currently recording a full-length for Relapse — news that would be cause for celebration/preparation under any circumstances, but with word coming down that ex-Pulling Teeth guitarist/A389 Recordings founder/superior nasty riff generator Domenic Romeo is leading the six-string slaughter this time out feels more like some straight up Book of Revelation seal-breaking shit.

Video Premiere: Counterparts – ‘Stranger’

October 4, 2016

Counterparts combines emotional lyrics with aggressive hardcore in their new music video for “Stranger.” 

Oathbreaker

October 3, 2016

Rheia
Dawn of a different apocalypse
dB rating: 8/10

Full Album Stream: Trap Them’s “Crown Feral” Will Royally Blissfuck You Up

September 19, 2016

Experience pure sonic violence with Trap Them‘s Crown Feral, then recover from your beatdown with a macabre arts & (darker hand)crafts lesson from vocalist Ryan McKenney. 

Track Premiere: Hierophant – “Forever Crucified”

September 15, 2016

Italy’s Hierophant unleash a palpable burst of anger on “Forever Crucified” as they prepare to release Mass Grave. 

Full Album Stream: Dwell – ‘Innate’

September 7, 2016

Dwell wrote a hardcore record partially inspired by C.S. Lewis. Listen to the album in full here. 

Knocked Loose premiere behind-the-scenes look at new album, ‘Laugh Tracks’

August 4, 2016

Knocked Loose is on a roll right now, touring with The Acacia Strain, waiting to hit the United States and Europe with Stick to Your Guns and Expire and putting out a full-length album, Laugh Tracks, on September 16. Go behind the scenes of the new album in this new video.

Stream the Reissue of Integrity’s ‘Those Who Fear Tomorrow’

August 3, 2016

Integrity’s Those Who Fear Tomorrow, a genre-defining hardcore record, receives a 25 Year Anniversary reissue. Listen now.

Warzone Debut LP Reissue of Classic NYC Hardcore On the Way

July 25, 2016

Revelation Records announce reissue of legendary Warzone debut LP this September. 

Frustrated In-CORE-Perated: Mizery Debut “Execution Style”

June 23, 2016

Calli crossover crew Mizery delivers the adrenaline rush you need to make it to the weekend.

Nails featured on the cover of Decibel’s July Issue. Copies Available.

May 16, 2016

Nails deliver a their first Decibel cover and 2016’s first Album of the Year contender.

Discharge

May 16, 2016

End of Days
Heart-D-beat of a nation
dB rating: 8/10

Massive Three Album Meatmen Contest!

November 19, 2015

Three of the band’s best-loved albums (Pope On A RopeToilet Slave and War Of The Superbikes II) will be released in limited run vinyl pressings from three separate labels.  Come learn how to win copies. 

The Deciblog Interview: Roger Miret

November 17, 2015

The Decibel Hall Of Fame inductee (along with the rest of Agnostic Front for Cause For Alarm) talked to us earlier this year about the old New York and his new life thousands of miles away in Arizona.

Contest: Win Violation Wound’s Double Album Omnibus

November 3, 2015

Tell us what hardcore album should be inducted into the HOF next, win an album. Good deal!

Refused

June 15, 2015

Freedom
Party Harder Program
dB Rating: 9/10

Watch: New Agnostic Front Video

April 7, 2015

Agnostic Front has provided their New York brand of hardcore beatdown to generations of listeners. Incredibly, they are still at it it today more than three decades after their formation. Their new album The American Dream Died shows that they haven’t lost their edge even if a few members are a little longer in the…

Streaming: Three Cuts From Unruh’s New Retrospective

March 11, 2015

Long before guitarist Ryan Butler joined Landmine Marathon he played with the Phoenix hardcore band Unruh. During their five-year run (from 1995 to 2000) they released multiple demos, two albums and toured widely. In addition to seeding Landmine they birthed a rogue’s gallery of Arizona hardcore bands. Unruh recently celebrated their 20-year anniversary with a…

Clobberin’ Time: Sick Of It All On The Evolution Of Mosh

November 24, 2014

This is the time of the year to acknowledge the things you’re thankful for. One of the things we’re very thankful for is that we’ve been alive to experience multiple Sick Of It All shows. SOIA has long exported their brands of New York City hardcore to the world – as well as their intensely…

Won’t Get Fooled Again: Exclusive Society Sucker Stream!

September 16, 2014

Hope you’re ready to get dirty this morning, people — the super-pissed self-titled EP from Wilmington, North Carolina hardcore upstarts Society Sucker streaming below is rife with gloriously grimy grooves, rancid earworm riffage, and nasty, nasty straight-from-the-gutter breakdowns. Officially out on September 16th, preorders for Society Sucker are on seafoam green, gold/yellow clear or black…