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80s Hardcore

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Shit, here I come stepping into hot water, completely of my own doing. First things first: I don’t do drugs and I don’t get hammered, but don’t go away just yet thinking this is a another rant from one of those guys that is basically a camouflaged Straight-Edge. It’s not;

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The NWOBHM is one of pillars of underground metal, and might just be one of the most important movements to ever even happen! This was the scene that united Punks and Metal Heads like no other and from this union genres like Speed Metal, Thrash Metal, and Cross Over Metal were

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There’s plenty of stuff going on in the punk-rock world right now, but La Vida Es Un Mus (LVEUM) is definitely one of the labels you have to periodically check for releases if you want to listen to the real stuff. That’s why it’s so frustrating to write about them

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The year was 1984, and one of my favorite bands was SUBHUMANS – this band could do no wrong in my eyes. They had the right politics, lyrically they were on point and their album covers spoke to me just as much as their rad songs did. Plus, this band

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The DICKS were next level – Gary sang like a motherfucker, plus they wrote amazing songs! In 1984, GoldenVoice put together a stacked line up that consisted of DISCHARGE, MDC, SOCIAL DISTORTION, CODE OF HONOR, THE DICKS and DECRY. I was there, and in my book Gary and crew stole

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UK political punk band Bad Breeding have released their Abandonment EP out on One Little Indian Records (managed by Derek Birkett, former bassist for Flux of Pink Indians)! This is some intensely gritty anarcho-punk. “Abandonment” is fast, raw, grinding noise punk with a heavy driving guitar. The vocals are fierce

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