Category: Hardcore

9 November 2022 / Hardcore

The global pandemic put Mike Patton in a state of inertia alien to his way of living. As a self-confessed workaholic, he released records with Tētēma, Tomahawk and Mr Bungle…

24 October 2022 / Album of the Week
30 September 2022 / Hardcore

Stray from the Path are a band with much crossover appeal. They started as a mathcore-influenced hardcore unit, worked with Misha Mansoor of Periphery for 2009’s Make Your Own History,…

10 September 2022 / Album of the Week
11 August 2022 / Hardcore

Most metalheads wince when somebody mentions Orange County, California. Those of us on the other side of the pond blame it for the pop-punk invasion of The Offspring, Reel Big…

8 August 2022 / Hardcore

Inexplicable as it may sound, Ithaca’s 2019 debut slipped under the radar of this reviewer. As a band often mentioned in the same sentence as Employed to Serve and Svalbard,…

1 August 2022 / Hardcore

Is there anything more overpowering than metallic hardcore music with a purpose? Australian quintet, Outright, are the definition of confrontational punks who live the DIY ethic and practice what they…

26 July 2022 / Hardcore
18 July 2022 / Hardcore

Texas trio, Mothman, play the type of chaotic hardcore that dispenses with the punk origins but retains its original spirit. Gone are the days when hardcore bands used to get…