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Unholy triple fucks – it all went down in Oaktown on March 12th for the ATRAMENT record release show for their new LP Eternal Downfall. Rounding off the bill was the headliner ACEPHALIX along with DEATHGRAVE, and the word on the street is that chairs were flying – some band members

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ArtDis-beatFeaturedMusicPhotographyRaw Punk

Text & Photos: Imogen Reid Bleak Life is an annual punk fest here in the frozen hellhole that is Ottawa, Canada: it is three days of beer, speed, weed and noise-induced hearing loss. It was started three years ago by a group of friends who saw a need in this city

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I will always and forever be a fan of SICK, RAGING, OFF THE CHAIN D-BEAT, and the new SUNSHINE WARD soon to released 12 inch Order will do the trick. This band kicks the teeth out of all authority and kicks oppression in the balls with their non-stop onslaught! Our

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CrustDis-beatFeaturedMusicRaw Punk

D – beat punk is one of those genres, like grindcore or depressive black metal, that takes a lot of flak for being overly formulaic. Usually, the accusations come from kids outside the scene, since those of us who actually listen to this stuff do so because we enjoy the

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Dis-beatFeaturedFull SetsHardcore

My favorite videographer from Boston has to be AT THE BOILER ROOM, because his footage always has so much energy, plus he captures the raddest local and touring bands! Case in point: peep these two insane sets from SYMPTOM and EXIT ORDER below. You can also head over to our comrade Angela Owens for

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i wanna die - ne me quitte pas

Hey hey, guess what? Our good buds and notorious Bay Area Punk Rock degenerates I WANNA DIE have released a new EP called Ne Me Quitte Pas, and well, as expected it’s an awesome fucking rager of embittered and fucked up hardcore punk coming atcha straight from the fucking gutter, where

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