American hardcore

Terror - The 25th Hour (Century Media)

Short, sharp, but no shocks...
Release Date: 
6 Aug 2015 - 11:30pm

Despite featuring fourteen tracks, the new album from LAHC stalwarts Terror – their sixth studio outing by my reckoning – clocks in at just under twenty three minutes in length, me

Agnostic Front - The American Dream Died (Nuclear Blast)

Old New York may not be what it used to be... but Agnostic Front are as great as ever.
Release Date: 
3 Apr 2015 - 11:30pm

NYHC stalwarts Agnostic Front – what can you say that hasn’t already been said about everyone’s fave oi-fuelled wrecking crew?

Salvation - Resurrect the Tradition (Mighty Music)

Keeping it real...
Release Date: 
25 Jan 2015 - 11:30pm

American hardcore exponents Salvation purvey a stringently backwards-looking brand of old school (hey, they’re resurrecting the tradition, after all) that offers absolutely nothing

Madball - Hardcore Lives (Nuclear Blast)

Freddy and co are back for more of the same - but you kinda knew that, right?..
Release Date: 
26 Jun 2014 - 11:30pm

Is there much point reviewing a Madball album in 2014?

Close Your Eyes - Line in the Sand (Victory Records)

Step aside everything else released by Victory this year, you only need to listen to this

Close Your Eyes are, by no means, an unknown quantity in the melodic hardcore scene.

Eidola: New EP Available Gratis

Or feel free to make a donation...

Bay Area, California hardcore mob Eidola have released their blistering new EP Ends Of The Spectrum via Bandcamp, with a "pay what you like" download option.

Terror's Scott Vogel: Living by the Code

The veteran hardcore warhorse tells us a bit about his hardcore way of life...

This bloody muzak is killing me. And the bloody people in the phone conferencing centres always trick me by telling me they are about to put me on ‘silent hold’ before connecting my call.