80s Hardcore

X: The Unheard Music
Documentary Now Showing!

Being a youngster in the 80′s punk scene was the shit, and it exposed me to all kinds of freaks. I remember looking up to some of the older punks because they had certain knowledge about life and the world

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Punk’s Not Dead! It’s D.I.Y!
New York’s Alright Fest
Huge Video Essay!

Two weeks ago, one of the raddest DIY punk and hardcore festivals took place all around the almighty Big Apple, called New York’s Alright. From what I can see, over the course of four days punks invaded Brooklyn and the

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Best!!!
80′s UK Punk Documentary
You Will See This Week!

Yesterday I watched the Dazed Digital documentary Soap & Stamps about the 80′s hardcore scene in the UK. For almost the entire film I had chills, because it was just so spot on and reminded me how special it was

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Portraits of…
NEW YORK Punk Culture
From The 80′s

Piss-stained streets, CBGB’s matinees, junkies, Reagonomics and no hope were the kind of things that NYC punks had on their plates during the 80′s. I have a different kind of respect for east coast hardcore kids from back then, because

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Killer Fucking Band + Free Download:
STOIC VIOLENCE “Chained”

How do I like my hardcore? Super dirty & Ultra raw! This why one of my favorite L.A. bands is Stoic Violence. They have just released a new 12″, Chained, that is out now on vinyl via Deranged Records //

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Portraits of…
Polish Punk Culture
From The ’80s

When I was a teenager, there were many things that I feared, like the threat of Nuclear War or the L.A.P.D., and there were many people I hated like Ronald Reagan or P.W. Botha. I had issues with these beings

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FUN FUN FUN…
BIG BOYS 1984 Full Set
Now Showing!

On a crazy night in May 1984, the first all Skate gig took place, featuring Ill Repute, Faction, Tales of Terror, J.F.A., Agression and the Mighty BIG BOYS. For so many different reasons, this one of the most fun gigs

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Portraits of…
German Punk Culture
From The ’80s

Today I want to share with you the world’s largest punk photo archive called Karl Nagel’s PUNKFOTO. It has over 12,000 pictures dating from 1978 to 2000. What I really dig about this site is how it is a real

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CVLT Nation Interviews
Robert Williams of SIEGE

1984 – Weymouth, Massachusetts, USA – A quaint herring-run lined square in a suburban mill town outside Boston first had its peace disturbed by a new, deafening degree of dissonance blasting from a church cellar Fellowship Hall rehearsal space. SIEGE

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming + Review: BLACK JESUS

Spitting and swaying as it lurches from your speakers, Everything Black, Everything Dead, the debut album by Australians Black Jesus, is steeped in cheap beer and arrives throwing punches. As soon as you hit play, Black Jesus ensure you’re covered in their

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