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Ho99o9 live at The Electric Ballroom – London

It’s a cold dark night in Camden North London, it’s spooky, scary and would befit any Halloween tour or midnight walk. But, this isn’t Halloween, this is pure hardcore heavy distorted metal trapped in the body of hip hop. This is Brooklyn’s very own, Ho99o9. We of Alt-Corner are here. The Electric Ballroom has been […]

Alt-hardcore LIFETIGHT release new video ‘Dreams’

Alternative hardcore band Lifetight have released their new video for ‘Dreams‘, taken from their acclaimed debut EP Self-Tightled, released 3rd November. Purchase Self-Tightled here: http://geni.us/LIFETIGHTSelfTightled Like a phoenix rising from the ashes of hardcore staple Lock & Key, Lifetight’s self-tightled EP follows Lock & Key in it’s no-holds-barred, straight talking, two-stepping. This alternative hardcore EP builds on the finest traditions of […]

BLXPLTN release new single Education Destruction

Punk group BLXPLTN have released politics fueled killer new single Education Destruction. Check it out here!  

Slowcoaches cover Skulls!

We all love Halloween and to celebrate our favourite spooky day, Slowcoaches have revealed their cover of The Misfits‘ Skulls! Check it out below; Vocalist/bassist Heather says; “I thought in some ways it might seem a bit hypocritical to be covering The Misfits. They’re a band I grew up with and, in a lot of […]

PEARS announce split album with DIRECT HIT!

New Orleans hardcore punks PEARS have announced details of a split album with DIRECT HIT! The record is titled Human Movement and will be out on November 3 through Fat Wreck Chords! The record will hold twelve tracks with five new songs from each band and then a cover of one of each other’s songs […]

Helpless – Debt

Born from the ashes of Brotherhood of the Lake and Godsick, Helpless are an aggressively heavy entity hailing from Plymouth. This is their debut album after their demos were released as an EP by record label Holy Roar.The first thing to notice here is the progression in terms of recording quality. While the EP sounded […]

No Warning announce first album in 13 years!

13 years on from their 2004 album Suffer, Survive, hardcore crew No Warning have revealed that they will be releasing a new album Torture Culture through Last Gang/SPV on October 13. Ben Cook says; “We have attempted to express the condition of the human mind that is an outcome of being brainwashed by corporate controlled […]

Cheap Surgery sign to Venn Records and reveal their demo!

Venn Records’ latest signing are DIY hardcore punks Cheap Surgery! They’re a brand new band, having only formed in April 2017, however have already revealed their demo! It’s a 5 minute bruiser which combines punk sounds akin to Royal Headache and Total Control and the hardcore feels of Los Crudos! Demo ’17 will be out […]

Skywalker take on the A-Z challenge!

Skywalker are set to release their new EP Sugar House on September 1. The band, who are based between Liverpool and Prague, have created a sound that amalgamates a bit of A Day To Remember, Rise Against and The Story So Far to create their own skate punk with hardcore elements. They’ve also toured the […]

Pears announce UK tour!

New Orleans hardcore punks Pears are set to hit the UK in August for a run of dates! The tour comes before they are set to hit the road with Rise Against in November and to celebrate 2016 record Green Star! 01.08.17               Portsmouth, Wedgewood Rooms 02.08.17               Manchester, Retro Bar 03.08.17               Blackpool, Rebellion Festival 04.08.17               London, […]

Fights And Fires – Live Life Like A Tourist

The new release from Fights And Fires on Lockjaw Records is an 8 track album, with diverse songs from start to finish. After a couple of albums, split releases, and an EP, their latest instalment Live Life Like A Tourist is sure to follow in the footpaths in selling out on all platforms. As Reggae […]

Download 2017 interview: Casey

We caught up with Liam Torrance and Max Nicolai, guitarist and drummer respectively of South Wales hardcore band Casey following their set at Download 2017 to talk the festival, South Wales and being in the circus…. You’re at Download! Are you excited to be here? Max: Very excited yeah. We’ve always wanted to play Download. […]

Donnie Willow – Exhibitions EP

Donnie Willow set to release their second instalment titled Exhibition June 9th, which is set to be a good eye opener for their future. Already boasting some pretty nifty support slots in the past with Don Broco, Black Peaks and Fatherson, they are now set to take another 9 date UK tour starting on the […]

Beartooth share Sick Of Me video!

Beartooth have revealed the video for new single Sick Of Me! The track is taken from their recent album Aggressive. The visual, directed by Marc Klasfeld, is a documentary style video following four individuals struggling with depression and how they overcome it by channeling their energy into something positive. Marc says; “It’s rare that I […]

Ho99o9 – United States of Horror

Self-proclaimed hip hop/punk mutants Ho99o9 are set to release their debut album United States of Horror on the 5th May. This record manages to encapsulate the chaotic nature of Ho99o9 in a live environment whilst still remaining focused and artistically challenging throughout. Ho99o9 are one of these bands that are unclassifiable. Fronted by two of […]

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