Powerviolence

Blast Worship: Zesta Grande 2 Festival

January 7, 2020

The second edition of this full-blown, three-day grindcore and powerviolence festival will be held in Northern California this July!

Blast Worship: The Top 50 Grind/Powerviolence Albums of 2010-2019: Part 5

December 30, 2019

The final installment of our five-part countdown of the Top 50 grindcore and powerviolence releases of the decade

Blast Worship: The Top 50 Grind/Powerviolence Albums of 2010-2019: Part 4

December 18, 2019

Part Four of our five-part countdown of the Top 50 grindcore and powerviolence releases of the decade

Blast Worship: The Top 50 Grind/Powerviolence Albums of 2010-2019: Part 3

December 10, 2019

Part Three of our five-part countdown of the Top 50 grindcore and powerviolence releases of the decade

Blast Worship: The Top 50 Grind/Powerviolence Albums of 2010-2019: Part 2

December 3, 2019

Part Two of our five-part countdown of the Top 50 grindcore and powerviolence releases of the decade

Blast Worship: The Top 50 Grind/Powerviolence Albums of 2010-2019: Part 1

November 26, 2019

Part of 1 of our five-part countdown of the Top 50 grindcore and powerviolence releases of the decade.

Blast Worship: Deplete

October 22, 2019

In Russia, you do not blast beat; in Russia, beat blasts you.

Blast Worship: Stimulant

August 6, 2019

Get amped on Brooklyn grindcore/powerviolence duo Stimulant.

Blast Worship: Powerviolence Round-Up

July 16, 2019

Get to know powerviolence “hopefuls” Sick Shit, Medication Time, Fissure, Hong Kong Fuck You and more.

Help Dropdead Replace their Stolen Van By Purchasing ‘Demo 2019’

June 18, 2019

You can help powerviolence legends Dropdead and hear some of their best materials in years.

Blast Worship: Needle

May 21, 2019

D.C.-area grinders Needle do the damage.

Blast Worship: Zesta Grande

March 12, 2019

Zesta Grande is a grindcore/powerviolence festival not to be missed.

Blast Worship: Gets Worse

February 19, 2019

UK powerviolence outfit Gets Worse get better on Snubbed.

Blast Worship: Kidnapped

February 5, 2019

Kidnapped show off what they do best on their new album, Connecticut Powerviolence.

Track Premiere: Thetan – ‘Null and Void’

January 7, 2019

Check out a new song from pissed-off, noisy powerviolence duo Thetan.

Portrayal of Guilt Reflect on “Let Pain Be Your Guide,” Share Favorite 2018 Releases

December 31, 2018

Portrayal of Guilt ended 2018 with a bang, celebrating the release of Let Pain Be Your Guide. Read a new interview with the band.

Full EP Stream: Bandit – “Warsaw”

December 21, 2018

Be the first to hear the destructive new EP from Philly grind/powerviolence trio Bandit.

Blast Worship: Kluvim

November 13, 2018

Kluvim come flying out of Israel with their caustic blend of grindcore, powerviolence and sludge.

Blast Worship: Durian

October 23, 2018

New Jersey grinders Durian play fast, ask questions later.

Magic Bullet Reissues Apartment 213’s “Cleveland Power Violence”

November 10, 2017

Sure, you probably know about Infest, Charles Bronson, Spazz and Despise You, but not everyone is well versed enough to know about Apartment 213 (or wasn’t old enough to be into them when they were putting out material).

Track Premieres: Get Split into Quarters by Toxicology, Skuz, Triple Cripple, and Ground

October 11, 2017

Horror Pain Gore Death strike again during Halloween season with a four-band split from Toxicology , Skuz , Triple Cripple , and Ground.

Metal & Beer: Trappist’s Chris Dodge Goes Full Barbarian

October 4, 2017

Chris Dodge and his Trappist bandmates get primal in their new metal-and-beer podcast series, “Hour of the Barbarian.”

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.