Madball Announce 20th Anniversary Winter “Set It Off” Tour

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For those unable to attend this year’s edition of This Is Hardcore earlier this July to watch Madball perform their debut classic album Set It Off in full, fear not. The New York hardcore outfit have decided to expand their 20th Anniversary celebration of the album a bit further, hitting eight cities along the East Coast early December with original guitarist Matt Henderson in tow and peers Turnstile, Death Before Dishonor, Take Offense and Downpresser due for support. Peep the tour dates and details below. Continue reading

MADBALL Release Lyric Video For “DNA”

MADBALL1Hardcore legends Madball will release their latest offering Hardcore Lives in June and the band has just released a lyric video for their track ” DNA.” I was never huge on Madball but this song definitely doesn’t suck. Check out the track after the jump and decide for yourself.      Continue reading

FIRST BLOOD To Release Free Covers Album For 10th Anniversary

In celebration of their 10th anniversary, legendary metallic hardcore group, First Blood, are set to release a free covers album as a tribute to the many bands that have paved the way and inspired them. With the promise of even more covers to come, the following bands have been confirmed to be covered: Hatebreed, Sick Of It AllEarth CrisisAgnostic FrontMadballAll Out WarBiohazard, and Suicidal Tendencies. The album is set to debut sometime during “the holidays” which I’m guessing is most logically, Christmas. Till then, bedmosh to these songs below. Continue reading