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IN PICTURES: THE IMPERICON NEVER SAY DIE TOUR BRINGS HEAVY COLLATERAL TO MANCHESTER

Deemed as one of THE yearly tours for metalcore, and all of it's sub genres, the IMPERICON NEVER SAY DIE had it's annual return to Manchester's Club Academy last night. Featuring POLAR, ALAZKA, CURRENTS, BEING AS AN...

LIVE: NECK DEEP BRING HELL TO MANCHESTER IN THE FORM OF SLIPNECK

Do you ever have a joke that goes too far? And then somehow it ends up being more than a joke, but an insanely awesome alter ego / side project / causes the world...

IN PICTURES: TURNSTILE CHANGE THE GAME AT HOUSE OF VANS (LONDON)

Hardcore was once a very underground genre, and whilst this may then be ironic that arguably one of the biggest game changing shows for the genre in the last decade is taking place in...

IN PICTURES: ATTILA BRING THE HEAT TO MANCHESTER (OCTOBER 2018)

Love them or hate them, if one band has become the marmite of metal it's ATTILA. However, this didn't stop the band from bringing the heat to Manchester's Club Academy earlier this week. Joined by ESKIMO CALL...

IN PICTURES: THE STORY SO FAR’S TRIUMPHANT RETURN TO MANCHESTER

Whilst we may hold our breath's tonight in hope that an Oasis tribute does not intervene, it seems that with a performance such as this THE STORY SO FAR could drop any track into tonight's golden...

LIVE: KNUCKLE PUCK, MOVEMENTS AND TINY MOVING PARTS MOVE MANCHESTER

Mixed bills are the way forward these days, and so for pop punk heroes KNUCKLE PUCK to bring the more technical TINY MOVING PARTS and new emo kings MOVEMENTS over to the UK was a well and truly swell idea. Hitting...

LIVE: HO99O9 TEAR UP CAMDEN TOWN COURTESY OF DR MARTENS

If one band has been solidified as the new kings of punk, it's America's controversial, and highly energetic HO99O9.  Taking to DR MARTEN'S now iconic Boot Room, a 60 capacity venue in the heart of Camden's stables, to say that...

IN PICTURES: THE AMITY AFFLICTION REACH NEW HEIGHTS IN MANCHESTER (OCTOBER 2018)

The Amity Affliction have become a staple in the world of metalcore. With their new record, MISERYhaving only just been released last month via Roadrunner Records, from the get go (and the new addition of...

LIVE: JULIEN BAKER BRINGS BEAUTY TO THE SILENCE OF MANCHESTER’S GORILLA – 24/09/2018

HEADLINER: JULIEN BAKER | VENUE: GORILLA, MANCHESTER DATE: 24TH SEPTEMBER 2018 | RATING: 10 / 10  “Fancy a cry tonight?”, reads the routinely pre-show drinking message. Whilst it would normally seem a little out of...

IN PICTURES: HIGHER POWER REINFORCE THE DR MARTEN STOMP

Dr Martens. A boot, and a brand that has become as punk as the word itself. A sentiment to popular culture, an integral part of heavy music, heck even hardcore giants MADBALL named their infamous crew...

IN PICTURES: THE FEVER 333 BRING THEIR PROTESTS TO LONDON

Deemed one of the most important bands in the last ten years, or since the likes of RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE made us all want to set fire to the world, THE FEVER 333 successfully pulled off last...

IN PICTURES: GLASSJAW BLITZ LONDON’S BRIXTON ACADEMY

On Saturday post hardcore cult giants, GLASSJAW took to Brixton Academy for their first headline show on UK soil in YEARS. Having played London's charming Brixton Academy 11 years ago, the heavy 19 track set list...

IN PICTURES: LA DISPUTE BRING’S LONDON TO IT’S KNEES

Hailed as one of the most turbulent comebacks of 2018, and with having just crushed Bristol's Arctangent festival, last night LA DISPUTE descended upon London's Islington hall for one of the most intricate, and beautifully emotional...

LIVE: FOXING AND PIANOS BECOME THE TEETH DELIVER EMOTION TO MANCHESTER

HEADLINERS: FOXING | SUPPORT: KAMIKAZE GIRLS, PIANOS BECOME THE TEETH VENUE: REBELLION, MANCHESTER | DATE: 12TH AUG 2018 KAMIKAZE GIRLS (7)  started with a bang. Ever since the birth of bands like Nai Harvest the two-piece...

IN PICTURES: EARTH CRISIS STORM THROUGH LONDON’S NEW CROSS INN

In the same venue that later this month will see SHEER TERROR, COUNTERPARTS, HARMS WAY and more rip through for UPSURGE FESTIVAL, straight edge OG's EARTH CRISIS, with support from XServitudeX stormed London's New Cross Inn last night, for possibly one of...

IN PICTURES: THE FULL FORCE OF POWER TRIP AT LONDON UNDERWORLD

Power Trip. A band that has undeniably shaped what it is to be a modern hardcore band, no a hard hitting hardcore band. Last night at London's iconic club and venue, Underworld, the Texan outfit...

IN PICTURES: EMPLOYED TO SERVE SET FIRE TO LONDON’S BORDERLINE

Oh, we bloody love how heavy EMPLOYED TO SERVE are. A band so heavy that once we left their record on we got a noise complaint, it's no surprise that the decibels reached an all time...

IN PICTURES: 2000 TREES FESTIVAL – SATURDAY 2018

Ah the final day of 2000 Trees festival. Not only are we all sunburnt, but as the sun sets over the golden fields of hay, and the magnificent forrests, we decided to close one of the...

IN PICTURES: 2000 TREES FESTIVAL – DAY ONE

It's mid festival season and we're feeling the heat! Tearing up day one of 2000 Trees is none other than BLACK FOXXES, VUKOVI, BOSTON MANOR, MARMOZETS and a splintering headline set from the almighty AT THE DRIVE...

IN PICTURES: TURNSTILE DOMINATE LONDON’S BOSTON MUSIC ROOMS

Whilst England may have failed to, 'bring it home' last night, one of the most invigorating and inivative bands in modern hardcore most certainly did. Selling out London's Boston Music Rooms within a couple of...