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North Carolina’s WAILIN STORMS have found a way to blend the country soul of their home town with the melancholy melodies and dissonant beats of post-punk to create some of the most original-sounding dark music I’ve heard in a long time. Listening to the first single off their upcoming album

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This past June 16th through 18, Belgium hosted the Graspop Metal Meeting, where one of the most special bands doing it today, AMENRA, performed for their hometown fans. Belgium is home to so many profound musicians and artists, it seems like a dream to have them all in one place! Amenra

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The youth will stand united!!! Check out this INSANE full set from VEIN at this year’s This Is Hardcore Fest that was captured by Hate5six. When I watch footage like this it gives me hope that the world is not that fucked up, plus I really dig seeing all of

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Writing this brings back so many memories, because I remember how important punk was to me when I was like 13-14. One thing I really loved is when I found a band that was made up of kids my age. So when I saw the Young and Useless 7 inch,

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1984 going into 1985 was an interesting time for me and the way I saw hardcore. I was starting to get into reggae heavily, as well as post-punk. During this time, I was still an avid reader of MMR – my favorite sections were their international coverage. One band from

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Japan has always been famous for its fashion subcultures. Walk about Tokyo on the weekend and you’ll see the usual mash-up of lolita, rockabilly and cosplay enthusiasts. But look that little bit harder and you’ll also see the chino slacks, white vests and tattoos belonging to Japanese ‘Cholos’ – those who

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