Lineup For This Is Hardcore Fest 2014 Announced

Killswitch Engage

The lineup has been announced for This Is Hardcore Fest 2014, set to take place July 24 through July 27 at the Electric Factory in Philadelphia. Of note is the fact that Turmoil, Downset, Mushmouth, All Else Failed, and Fury of Five are playing the event. I may need to go to this. Tickets go […]

First Spate Of Bands Announced For New England Metal & Hardcore Fest

I wanna go, I wanna go, I wanna go...

Get pumped, New England. Your annual metal festival will be the business, as it is pretty much every year, thanks to the bookers who get all of metal’s best to Worcester, Massachusetts, each spring. This year’s New England Metal & Hardcore Festival will go down April 17 through April 19, and boast the likes of […]

Deserters To Track New EP This Weekend


That’s right, people. Deserters, a highly underrated band, will hit the studio this weekend with producer Kyle Black (Alpha & Omega, Shai Hulud) to begin the recording sessions for their new EP Try To Feel. I’m always trying to feel, if you know what I mean. Of course you do. I mean boobs. Mediaskare will […]

Alpha & Omega Robbed In Seattle

Alpha & Omega

This blows a gaggle of cocks. Los Angeles hardcore band Alpha & Omega has been jacked in Seattle, one of my favorite cities. You’ve let me down, Seattle. It happened Sunday, while the band’s van was parked in the Capitol Hill district. Someone busted into the van, and made off with $1,000 in cash and […]

Alpha & Omega Releasing New One In July


Los Angeles’ Alpha & Omega announced today that they will release their new one on July 23. The band’s upcoming Bridge Nine debut, No Rest, No Peace, is their second full-length release, drawing influences from hardcore mainstays such as Cro-Mags and Integrity as well as crossover and metal like Crowbar and Metallica. Says vocalist Luis […]

Terror, Goatwhore Added To New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

"Hey cookie, I dropped my pencil"

They might as well just release the entire lineup already. It’s not like the bill doesn’t already fucking rule. You think adding Terror’s going to get some kid to go, “Wait one hot fucking second! I wasn’t sold until this Terror announcement. Fuck it, I’ll go.” At this point, people are either going or not […]

Beatdown Fest Announced

Alpha & Omega

And the lineup’s meh. I’m just being honest. There is no reason for me to trek my chubby ass up to fucking Rochester for this lot! I kid. The bill is mostly crap, but there are some golden nuggets of awesome. Like Reign Supreme. Vehement Serenade, too. Beatdown Fest 2013 will take place on May […]

Breast Fest Lineup Revealed

Alpha & Omega

Boobs are cool. So why not support efforts to keep them tits nice and healthy like? Breast Fest 2013 has been announced, and takes place May 11 at the Tremont Music Hall in Charlotte, North Carolina. All proceeds from the show — featuring Alpha & Omega, among others — will benefit breast cancer research. Show […]

Two More Bands Added To New England Metal & Hardcore Fest

Job For A Cowboy

Oh yes, folks. The New England Metal and Hardcore Festival keeps growing. Like that thing in your shorts. Keep taking those vitamins, and it’ll be a full three inches…from the GROUND! Job For A Cowboy and D.R.I. were both added to this year’s Metalfest bill. Metalfest goes down at The Palladium in Worcester, Massachusetts, on […]

Dillinger Escape Plan, Allegaeon Tapped For New England Metal & Hardcore Festival

Dillinger Escape Plan

Yup. One of the best metal festival’s in the U.S. of fucking A goes down each spring in Worcester, Massachusetts. The annual New England Metal and Hardcore Festival XV revealed today that a bunch of bands have been added to the already impressive bill. Which bands? How about Allegaeon, Alpha & Omega, Born Low, MurderDeathKill […]