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UNDER THE INFLUENCE: TERROR – KEEPERS OF THE FAITH

WORDS: DEC SHERRY When it comes to hardcore, it’s hard to deny the importance that New York had on the genre from the get-go. Journey to the west coast however and you’ll find a scene...

IN DEPTH: WSTR – NEW IDENTITIES

WORDS: BECTON SIMPSON WSTR’s new album is sassy and sarcastic, their plans for 2019 are top secret and they’d love to play a show with My Chemical Romance (who wouldn’t?). Just three of the interesting...

IN DEPTH: BEARTOOTH – NEW REMEDIES

WORDS: JACK RAMAGE  Since their formation in 2012, Beartooth has been shaking the metalcore scene to its roots. Despite their popularity, it's surprising to some that Beartooth is the product of one man; the brainchild...

IN DEPTH: TERROR – TOTAL DEMOLITION

WORDS: DEC SHERRY Some might see a band that have been in the game as long as Terror to be past their prime, or simply just reprocessing the same sounds and ideas they’ve already released....

IN DEPTH: GLASSJAW – COSMOPOLITAN TRIBUTE

"WORDS: CALLUM HURST Illusive, mysterious, ghostly, are all words that have been used to describe Long Island’s Post-Hardcore veterans, Glassjaw over the last fifteen years. Cast your minds back sixteen years to the distant past...

IN DEPTH: JOYCE MANOR – THE MILLION DOLLAR QUESTION

WORDS: AMY ALBINSON Joyce Manor are a band that feel like your teenage years. With their debut album released in 2011 their eagerly awaited fifth record, Million Dollars to Kill Me is due out this...

IN DEPTH: FOXING – GETTING CLOSER

Whilst the band class themselves as Indie Rock, Foxing are far from falling under one genre, and new record, Nearer, My God, only confirms this. Talking to vocalist Conor, Discovered attempt to delve into...

IN DEPTH: THRICE – THE NEW CHAPTER

"If music genres were paint on a pallet, California’s Thrice would have a way of mixing absurd colours to create some surprisingly beautiful but confusing contemporary art. “I think it’s helped keep us inspired...

IN DEPTH: REBORN – THE AMITY AFFLICTION

With the release of their new record, Misery, Joel Birch takes the time to talk to us about the new direction of the band, his mental health and everything in between. We begin by reflecting on...

JUSTICE: A MONTHLY COLUMN BY ANTI-FLAG

As sons of first generation immigrants to the US, my brother Justin Sane and I see the current scapegoating, marginalization and detainment of refugees/immigrants as not only unconscionable but just plain fucking wrong. It’s as simple as that. There...

UNDISCOVERED: A GUIDE TO THE NEW WORLD OF HEAVY FROM GOD COMPLEX

Ahead of their set at this weekend's UPSURGE FESTIVAL, UK heavy underdogs GOD COMPLEX decided to take the reigns and introduce us to their top new bands in the UK right now. From melodic hardcore to the heaviest...

TRACK BY TRACK: HOMEBOUND EXPLAIN THE UPS AND DOWNS TO ‘MORE THAN ME THAN...

When it comes to the British rock circuit at the moment, there seems to be a lot thriving in the pop punk / alternative rock underbelly. For Surrey's HOMEBOUND this has meant releaisng one of the...

IN DEPTH: TURNSTILE – THE SOUND OF A MOVEMENT

Summer 1981. The New York B.Y.O proudly hosts an all-ages show to the kids at The Sink Club, 3rd Avenue, New York City. Six bands, August 6th. The Mob, No Labels, Agnostic Front, Ring...

INSIDE THE INDUSTRY: THE HEAVY MUSIC AWARDS – SHAPESHIFTING

Heavy music heads across the UK have had an itch for quite some time now. An itch for that shines a community-led spotlight on artists, producers, venues, festivals and everything heavy music related. Founders...

INSIDE THE INDUSTRY: HOLY ROAR – THE ART OF INDEPENDENCE

The word ‘DIY’ is very much overused these days in the music scene, viewed as something cool and punk. But Holy Roar Records didn’t set out to be ‘DIY’ to be edgy; they did...

UNDISCOVERED: GOD COMPLEX – THE NEW KINGS OF HEAVY

FROM: MERSEYSIDE, UK  | FOR FANS OF: CODE ORANGE  God Complex have only been a band for a year but they’re already making the kind of waves and impact that most bands could only hope...

UNDER THE INFLUENCE: YOU ME AT SIX – TAKE OFF YOUR COLOURS

You Me at Six headlined the second stage of Download this year, and it was the perfect scenario. As the stereotypical summer festival faded out for the night into a tranquil vermillion sunset, the...

IN DEPTH: COUNTERPARTS – MOVING PLACES

The last year has shaped up to be the biggest year in the history of Counterparts, and they’re showing zero signs of downsizing anytime soon. Vocalist Brendan Murphy took the time to talk to...

IN DEPTH: PLEASE TO MEET YOU – JUSTICE TRIPP ON RECORDS, VANDALISM AND PUNK

MAIN FEATURED PHOTO: ANTON JS | FEATURED PHOTO: GEORGIA RAWSON Trapped. Under. Ice. Three words, and one band that always comes to mind when you hear the name Justice Tripp. However, whilst the the HC...

JUSTICE: AN OPEN LETTER ON SOCIAL JUSTICE FROM ANTI-FLAG

Punk. It's always had the strongest political backbone, a message of social justice and unity, and it's everything that the iconic ANTI-FLAG encompasses. Now in this EXCLUSIVE monthly feature, we're letting the band's Justin Sane and Chris #2 take over for the...