Casey – Where I Go When I Am Sleeping

Where I Go When I Am Sleeping is a sombre sophomore album from Welsh melodic hardcorers Casey, with intensely personal lyrics and instrumentation that perfectly supports the vocal delivery to add another element to the record from opener Making Weight’s goose-bump inducing, heartfelt track that hooks the listener in with the focus on the lyrics […]

Palm Reader – Braille

Palm Reader have been one of the best bands of the UK underground hardcore scene. With their third album Braille they will surely break out of the clutches of the underground. The seething melodies and bone shaking riffs, create an intense yet gripping atmosphere. With the magnitude and quality of the songs on this album, […]

Petrol Girls sign to Hassle Records

Post-hardcore feminists Petrol Girls have signed to Hassle Records! The band’s Zock says of the signing and of possible new music; “We hit the studio with Pete Miles last year to start recording new music, which will become our first release on Hassle Records. We’ve finally woken up from hibernation and can’t wait to hit the UK […]

Touche Amore announce July UK shows

US post-hardcorers Touche Amore have revealed some UK dates for July! The three dates precede their 2000 Trees festival appearance! July 10 – Portsmouth, UK @ Wedgewood Rooms July 11 – London, UK @ The Dome July 12 – Nottingham, UK @ Rescue Rooms July 13 – Cave Stage, Cheltenham, UK @ 2000 Trees Supporting on […]

One Last Daybreak take on our A-Z challenge!

Ahead of the release of  their new EP, ‘A Thousand Thoughts’, we asked One Last Daybreak to tell us more about themselves using our A-Z challenge! A song that made you want to make music? ‘Unholy Confessions‘ by Avenged Sevenfold. That song alone shaped an entire genre for over 10 years. That’s insane! There’s no chance we’d be […]

CALIBAN Release Music Video for Ich blute für Dich

Taken from their new album out 6th April 2018, CALIBAN have released Ich blute für Dich with an epic amplified music video, check it out here! CALIBAN’s upcoming album is called Elements. Guitarist Marc Görtz comments “We used the elements Earth, Air, Fire, and Water as symbols for realization, ideas, power, and emotion,” he explains, talking about the album artwork. “These […]

AWOOGA release new single Temporal

AWOOGA have released new single and video Temporal, taken from their debut album Conduit. Bassist and vocalist Tam Ali comments “We tried to condense everything that Awooga loves into one song and video.  Joe Pesci’s vile character in Moonwalker starring Michael Jackson, Egyptians and mysterious pyramid shit.  And North Korean military rallies  –   Existence is imperative and […]

Camden Rocks add 40 new bands to their line-up!

Camden Rocks Festival has added 40 new bands to their already epic line-up! The additions include Echobelly and Danny Goffey (Supergrass) as well as The Rifles (acoustic) and Eliza & The Bear, British rockers Raveneye and 35 other bands that include: Vex Red, The Lafontaines, The Amorettes, Black Map (ex DEDG / FAR), Rews, Dirty Thrills, Sad Season, The Faim, Saint Agnes, Empire, Loom, AutoPilot (feat’ […]

Teddy Rocks Fest reveals final line-up!

Teddy Rocks festival has released its final line-up. Headliners Feeder and Ash will be joined by new announcements November Rocks and Backwards Creek along with this incredible lineup. Friday: Second Stage: (Sponsored by Vocalzone) MC Lars Press To Meco Grumble Bee Woes Koo Koo Kanga Roo Deltorers THIRD STAGE (SPONSORED BY THE GREYHOUND) Force Forgers Stereoironics Blurd The Gusettes Last Resort FOURTH STAGE: […]

One Last Daybreak release new single and unveil upcoming EP

Upcoming post-hardcore band One Last Daybreak are gearing up for the release of their debut EP A Thousand Thoughts out on 7th April! They have also just revealed their latest single According to Pleasure, I Was Low on the Food Chain. Check it out here!

With Sails Ahead – Morning Sun

New Jersey post hardcore group With Sails Ahead released their third EP Morning Sun on 9th March. There has been somewhat of a revival of 90s alternative rock as a sound recently and this EP fits into that category.  The EP takes a lot of influence from 90s emo and post hardcore. Bands such as […]

Chocolate are Heavyweights!

Chocolate have revealed their new single Heavyweight! The band draw inspiration from the likes of Deftones and Reuben and have created a hard-hitting anthem. The band say of the track; “We are very excited to release our latest single Heavyweight. Since releasing our previous single Ninth Cloud we’ve developed a more mature sound and we feel that the track […]

Rolo Tomassi – Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It

Rolo Tomassi have always been a band that have pushed the boundaries of creativity within the UK heavy music scene. On their fifth album Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It (released March 2nd) this is no different. For those that think Rolo Tomassi are just a brutally heavy experimental hardcore outfit, are in […]

Casey have a Bruise!

Casey have revealed their new single Bruise! The track, taken from forthcoming second album Where I Go When I Am Sleeping (March 16, Hassle Records), serves as a link between this new record and their debut. Vocalist Tom Weaver explains  ‘Bruise’ “explores how I feel now about the topics I was writing about on the first record. […]

Stay Inside – The Sea Engulfs Us And The Lights Go Out

When I think of post-hardcore, I don’t think of calm, hip-hop style vocals but that’s the feel you get in the opening verse of Stay Inside’s new EP The Sea Engulfs Us And The Lights Go Out’s first single Advice Of A Caterpillar. As it heads into the chorus, the post-hardcore comes through and it […]

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