This weekend, Cro-Mags were supposed to open for Ice-T's Body Count. However, due to the coronavirus, that show (and many others) was canceled. The band wanted to forge ahead, so they streamed the entire set that they would have performed at the show. Check it out inside! In 2019 courts ruled in favor of founder... Continue Reading →
Knocked Loose will release its second album, "A Different Shade of Blue," on Aug. 23 via Pure Noise Records. Pre-orders are available here. View the cover art below. Recorded by producer Will Putney, the new LP was approached slower and more methodically. Abandoning the previous "live in studio" recording approach for something more deliberate, the band cranked out... Continue Reading →
Born Of Osiris will be releasing their forthcoming album, "The Simulation," to the world on Jan. 11, and in order to celebrate the record’s release, the band will be taking the album out on the road. Announced today, Born Of Osiris will be plotting a North American headlining tour set for early next year. Check out the full list of cities and dates for the upcoming tour inside.
Killswitch Engage and Parkway Drive have announced a massive co-headline tour, dubbed "Collapse the World." The trek will take place in Spring 2019, kicking off on April 18 in San Francisco and running through May 16 in Milwaukee. After The Burial will appear in the lineup as a support act and the tour will be sponsored by Revolver. Tickets will go on sale this Friday, December 21 at 10am local time.
Influential hardcore band Terror has debuted a new music video today that combines two of the hardest hitting tracks, “In Spite Of These Times” and “One More Enemy,” from their recently released, critically praised album, "Total Retaliation," (read review) which is out now from Pure Noise Records.
Hatebreed remain one of the most relevant and impactful acts in the hard rock and metal scenes. The Connecticut band will celebrate 25 years of ruthless breakdowns, pit-stirring anthems, and poignant lyrics across eight albums and consistently sold-out shows in 2019. The band, which has gone from playing basements and backyards to being a featured worldwide attraction on countless festivals and high-profile tours from OZZFest to Warped Tour to Download, will... Continue Reading →
Review by Jeff Maki ----- Recommended if you like: "Judgment Night," '90s hip-hop, Wu-Tang Clan, Onyx, House of Pain, nu-metal, Hollywood Undead, Korn, Limp Bizkit, Slipknot, hardcore, Biohazard, Madball, playing video games, Japanese culture, Samurai, having fun If the name Rise of the NorthStar looks familiar, it's because I featured its track "Here Comes the... Continue Reading →
NYHC kings Madball are gearing up to join Suicidal Tendencies on the Still Cyco Punk After All These Tours on September 18th in Phoenix, Arizona! Today, the band released the music video for "Freight Train" off their recent album, "For The Cause." https://youtu.be/XpHpkAAlKYQ Madball will also play a handful of one off dates during the... Continue Reading →
Review by Jeff Maki ----- Terror has been flying the flag of hardcore since its inception in 2002. Just a five-minute sit-down with vocalist Scott Vogel will have you well educated in the genre's early history and schooled in its most influential bands. The band has never quite "made it” nor do I think that... Continue Reading →