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Text & Photos: Bobby Cochran   The final day started with a frantic run-around after misreading the schedule, which inevitably resulted in my missing mainstage openers Windhand, much to my chagrin.  I did manage to catch Zeal & Ardor, however.  A six-piece band who justified their considerable buzz with a

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Text & Photos Bobby Cochran Nothing gets one in the spirit of a full day of live heavy music like the death-spiral durges of Richmond VA’s Cough, who opened Saturday’s festivities in the main room at The Joint.  Today’s main room lineup was pretty staggering, with NWOBHM vets Diamond Head, Scandinavian folk/black

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Death MetalFeaturedHardcoreReviews

Maybe it’s just me, but it feels as if the metalcore spirit of decades past is gleefully haunting us once again. I’m sure some of you may read the term “metalcore” and consider it a genre slur of sorts, especially in relation to its early-mid aughts strains. If you do,

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FeaturedHardcoreReviewsThrash

Integrity is important, but that statement alone is negligible given the band’s near 30 years as both progenitors and continuous pioneers of metallic and Holy Terror-inspired hardcore. Dwid Hellion, the original line-up’s sole remaining member and eternal mouthpiece, has long turned Integrity into a vehicle for his apocalyptic visions and

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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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Dis-beatFeaturedFeaturesHardcoreMusicTour Dates

From day one of CVLT Nation, one of our all-time favorite bands has been the unrelenting ALL PIGS MUST DIE. With every release, their death grip on the underground has only become stronger! The word on the street is that they have a brand new LP coming out via Southern Lord

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