FORCED ORDER To Release New Album “Vanished Crusade”, Stream New Track

[photo by Kiabad Meza]

Southern California hardcore outfit Forced Order have announced the release of their debut full-length record and follow-up to their Retribution 7″ release. The album will bear the title Vanished Crusade and will be released on August 7 via Revelation Records. Produced by Taylor Young (Xibalba, etc), Vanished Crusade will feature 14 new tracks fans of Integrity and Ringworm will be enamored with. The album’s artwork and track listing can be viewed after the break.

Revolver recently premiered the album’s blistering opening track, “New Forms”, for your streaming enjoyment as well.

Forced Order will also be joining Bane, Terror, Turnstile, Backtrack and Heavy Chains on tour this summer. Those dates can be found after the break.

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BANE Streaming Final Album “Don’t Wait Up”

Bane - ‘Don’t Wait Up’ album premiere

Influential Massachusetts hardcore act Bane have premiered their upcoming fourth and final album, Don’t Wait Up, over at Alternative Press.  The farewell effort will officially be released on May 13th through Equal Vision, and pre-orders are still being offered at this location. In the meantime, point your browser to Alt Press to stream the album now.

BANE Streaming New Track “All The Way Through”

Massachusetts hardcore outfit Bane have unleashed a new track from their forthcoming fourth and final album, Don’t Wait Up over at Noisey. The melodic anthem is entitled “All the Way Through” and it is sure to solicit windmill kicks from the most introverted concert goer. Head over to Noisey to stream the track and now and check out their upcoming tour dates after the break.

Don’t Wait Up will be released on May 13th via Equal Vision.

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Hot off the trails of their debut full length, Love Is Love//Return To Dust , the Pennsylvanian hardcore maniacs in Code Orange Kids are poised to support Los Angeles hardcore heavyweights Terror and New York hardcore veterans H2O along with the groovy New York Backtrack for a full 29 date tour across the U.S. The legendary Bane as well as Maine-based metallic hardcore act Cruel Hand are expected to guest on select dates. Peep the full details below.  Continue reading

Acausal Fire: BANE Release Album Teaser

Serbia’s black/death band Bane (no, not this one) are preparing to hit the road on their third European tour, the first of which they will be performing songs from their forthcoming release The Acausal Fire. The tour is going to kick off in March and will be titled Keepers Of The Black Flame Tour. The band has uploaded a preview of The Acausal Fire to YouTube to get us all pumped and, to me at least, it sounds fantastic. The Acausal Fire will be released later this year on Abyss Records. Check out the preview below and the band’s tour dates after the jump.


New England Metal and Hardcore Fest Announces Shitty Line Up



After thirteen very successful years, New England Metal and Hardcore fest is (sadly) proud to announce the line up for this years fest. The main headliners are Killswitch Engage, The Black Dahlia Murder, and one final act to be announced on January 2nd. I hope the TBA headliner is good because, I think this is the weakest line up this fest has ever had. Continue reading for the full line up as well the official press release.

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