Portland, Maine’s Cruel Hand will be releasing their new 7″ Born Into Debt, We All Owe A Debt this month and in anticipation of said release, the band has unveiled a music video for their track “3S.” I’m really digging this track, which is making me want to go back and listen to older Cruel Hand. You can check out the video after the jump. It’s pretty rad. Continue reading »
I have been a fan of Captain Three Leg for a while now and I have listened to damn-near all of the bands releases. In the last eighteen years, the band has released 43 albums in various formats and they show no sign of stopping, planning to hit their 50th release by the end of the year.
So you know I like Captain Three Leg and you all should know how much I love covers songs, so what happens when Captain Three Leg release my favorite covers album in recent memory? Fucking madness. Continue reading »
I’ve only recently got into the awesomeness of Oakland hardcore act Nervous, but I’m extremely happy that my homie Curran Reynolds sent them my way. This band is everything I loved about ’80s era hardcore and punk except they are doing it in 2013! If you’re into The Teen Idles, you need to hear Nervous‘ self-titled debut, which I am proud to introduce to you all. Click on over after the jump to get your face melted with rad punk. Continue reading »
The Oakland punk duo Nervous (Lewd Acts, Loma Prieta, etc) have premiered a new track from their forthcoming self titled debut album (September 24th, Twelve Gauge Records) over at Brooklyn Vegan. The track is entitled “Perfection” and is a pretty straight-forward punk track that should catch the attention of fans of Flipper, Black Flag, Ty Segall and so on. Head over to Brooklyn Vegan to check out the new track as well as two other cuts from the upcoming album.
MINE is the okapi of punk.
For those unfamiliar with the elusive forest creature,the okapi is a relative of the giraffe who looks like a cross between a zebra,horse,giraffe,and something undetermined.MINE is the musical equivalent of that weird beast.Part indie rock,part post-hardcore,part hardcore,and part something you just can’t quite put your
Remember when I told you about hardcore legends BL’AST! discovering unmixed master tapes of a never before heard album a while back? Well, if you’ve been patiently waiting to hear this monster of an album, wait no longer. The band has teamed up with Spin Magazine to stream their long lost record Blood! Recorded originally in 1987, this album was mixed and mastered by Nirvana/Foo Fighters member and BL’AST! superfan Dave Grohl at his Sound City Studio. Continue reading »
Out of the fucking blue, Massachusetts brooding hardcore act Hoax have released their debut full length LP alongside the onset of a currently ongoing month-long tour, which kicked off last Wednesday in New York City. Keeping in line with their past releases not only in denomination, by keeping their trend of self-titled releases, but sound, Hoax’s debut LP is a twelve track reverb-glazed slice of raw basement punk horror including an intro noise track by power electronics/death industrial act, Pharmakon. Stream the record below, download it free here, and purchase the vinyl including poster artwork from over 14 underground artists here. Video for the NYC Record Release Show last Wednesday as well as complete tour details are also available below. May the microphone have mercy upon the singer’s forehead.
New York post-punk outfit Self Defense Family are kinda new in my book, as I only got into them very, very recently. The band is set to release their new 12″ EP next week via Family Drugs and they are now streaming the EP in full! If you are into Self Defense Family, you’ve got to hear this. If you haven’t gotten into them yet, let the punk overtake you and listen to The Corrections Officer In Me after the jump. Continue reading »
Philadelphia, PA shoegaze group Nothing have officially signed to Relapse Records with plans for the release of the group’s sophomore full length record, Guilty Of Everything, this upcoming January. Alongside the announcement also comes the debut single off of Guilty Of Everything, the track “Dig”, which can be streamed below and downloaded for a flat buck. Tact but nonreliant solely on the nostalgic depression and gloom of shoegaze, “Dig” builds on the sound to more expansive and turgid heights. Follow Nothing via their official Facebook page here and be sure to check them out on their currently ongoing tour with peers Whirr, details after the jump.
Do you like your hardcore punk fast and eccentric, in the vein of Dead Kennedy’s, Retox, Circle Jerks and even noise-rock miscreants The Jesus Lizard? If so, New York’s Poor Lily may be just what you are looking for. The band’s sophomore full length Vuxola, will be released next Tuesday August 13th but the band are streaming the nineteen track album in full on their Official Website. If you have a free half-hour, stream this hyperactive album after the jump.
Los Angeles metalcore heavyweights Terror have announced dates for an upcoming October tour alongside Toronto punk group Fucked Up, Pittsburgh experimental hardcore act Code Orange Kids and Dallas crossover maniacs Power Trip. Peep the dates and details above and be sure to catch Terror on their remaining dates on the All Stars Tour.
Chicago powerviolence group, Sea Of Shit, are currently streaming two new tracks from their upcoming debut self-titled 10″ LP, out soon on Diseased Audio Records. Taking the band’s gruff vocals, bass heavy, fuzzed out production and sharp powerviolence tact to new heights, the Sea Of Shit tidal wave is as pulverizing and vile as ever on these new slabs. Stream the two new tracks below and be sure to catch Sea Of Shit on their upcoming tour with grind brothers, Sick/Tired, where they will have a limited to 80 tape copy of the imminent record.
Chula Vista hardcore group Take Offense are currently streaming a new track entitled “Place Your Bet” from their upcoming sophomore full length record, United States Of Mind. The track sees the group’s heavy crossover thrashized hardcore assault back in tow and harder than ever and is regular, solid expected fare for fans of any Reaper Records output. Get T.O. Zoned out below and pre-order United States Of Mind via Reaper Records here. Also, be sure to check out Take Offense on their upcoming tour this August with Rotting Out, Minus, and Relentless.