Articles about Hardcore
Stick To Your Guns – Better Ash than Dust
Stick To Your Guns have recently released their new EP titled “Better Ash Than Dust” on the 23rd of September via Pure Noise Records. Founded in 2003, Stick To Your Guns are a hardcore quintet from Orange County, CA. The band consists of Jesse Barnett (Vocals), Chris Rawson (Guitar), Josh James (Guitar), Andrew Rose (Bass) and George “Schmitty” Schmitz (Drums).
High Rise take on the A-Z Challenge
Since their formation around 18 months ago, High Rise have been rapidly rising (pun intended) in the underground hardcore scene. Having shared the stage with the likes of Press to Meco and Lock & Key and recently releasing debut EP LIFE (Left It For Everything), this is a band to watch out for. We challenged […]
Confessions of a Traitor are Illuminating the Night
Following the release of their new EP Illuminate (released September 19), Brit metallic hardcore band Confessions of a Traitor have released the video for Illuminating the Night.
Stick to your Guns – No Tolerance
Stick to your Guns have released the video for No Tolerance. The track is taken from the Orange County hardcore’s forthcoming EP Better Ash than Dust (out September 23)
Heck/Black Peaks @Clwb Ifor Bach, Cardiff
Okay, whoever thought of this tour is an absolute genius (someone give the guy/girl a medal!). There is bound to be chaos as I head to Cardiff’s Clwb Ifor Bach for Heck and Black Peaks co-headline show.
Confessions of a Traitor – Illuminate
Overall this is a great record! The tracks are all individually brilliant and it is hard to find a weakness in this EP (well maybe the fact that it’s too short! But hey, it would be an album if it was any longer – hint hint guys!) I have a feeling this will transfer over really well live!
High Rise – Left It For Everything (LIFE)
I almost stopped writing this review as soon as I started. The temptation to start a pit in my room is too strong! The opening bars of Hands Untied sets the tone of the album, very heavy with some monster guitars and pounding drum/bass combo. The combination of harsh screams and smooth cleans mix well.
Fall of Minerva announce debut UK shows
Italian atmospheric hardcore band Fall of Minerva have announced they will be crosing the channel to our shores for the first time in October! The band, signed to Basick Records, will join Earth Moves as support for We Never Learned to Live’s UK run.
Confessions of a Traitor
London/Essex based metallic hardcore band Confessions of a Traitor are set to release their new EP Illuminate on September 19th. The quintet’s unique blend of motivational lyrics, monster riffs and massive breakdowns combined with their wide musical influences have seen them share the stage with the likes of Upon a Burning Body, Gallows, Feed the Rhino, Bury Tomorrow, Hacktivist and many more. We caught up with the band to chat about their forthcoming EP, heading to Europe with Caliban and I Killed the Prom Queen and crazy tour venues.
Knocked Loose – The Rain
Kentucky hardcore quintet Knocked Loose have premiered latest single The Rain with Metal Hammer. The track is taken from the band’s forthcoming debut album, Laugh Tracks, which is set for release via Pure Noise Records on September 16.
To The Wind are looking for The Brighter View!
Seattle hardcore/metal quintet To The Wind have released the video for album title track The Brighter View. The record is set for release via Pure Noise Records on October 7th.
Half Sight Speak About Debut Album!
British melodic hardcore outfit Half Sight have confirmed that they will be releasing their first full length album via Spoken Records UK on the 26th of September. This is a digital release and will be available to download/stream from all major online stores, including iTunes & Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon and Deezer. The band have also confirmed a tour around the release to celebrate and will be revealing more information on that soon.
Confessions of a Traitor – Through Struggle, Hope Will Anchor Our Souls
Formed in 2013, Confesions of a Traitor are a metal hardcore band from London and Essex. The quintet pride themselves on their mix of heavy riffs, breakdowns and motivational lyrics to create a unique and tantalising sound that hits home with each listen! Their live shows are energetic and attention grabbing, having previously shared stages […]
Memphis May Fire announce UK tour!
Memphis May Fire are heading back to the UK for a rotating headliner tour with fellow Rise Records artists The Devil Wears Prada and Silverstein!
Knocked Loose announce debut album
US hardcore quintet Knocked Loose have announced that their debut album Laugh Tracks will be released via Pure Noise Records on September 16. The band, from Kentucky, have been named in AltPress’ bands to watch in 2016 list and are set to take the underground hardcore scene by storm!