Tag: CROSSOVER

  • Crime Scene: Jerry A. Lang (Poison Idea) & Pieter Coolen (Toxic Shock) Announce Debut EP “Dark Tidings”

    Crime Scene: Jerry A. Lang (Poison Idea) & Pieter Coolen (Toxic Shock) Announce Debut EP “Dark Tidings”

    Both united by the uncertainty and frustration of the pandemic, Jerry A. Lang and Pieter Coolen look back at the very beginning of their collaboration as something rewarding and organic. The story of their friendship goes back when Toxic Shock opened for Poison Idea in Antwerp. “I was frustrated, had a lot of riffs floating […]

  • High Command Share New Single; Eclipse Of The Dual Moons LP Out November 25th Via Southern Lord

    High Command Share New Single; Eclipse Of The Dual Moons LP Out November 25th Via Southern Lord

    High Command return with their second full length album Eclipse of the Dual Moons, produced by Seth Manchester and arriving November 25th via Southern Lord. Swords and metal go hand in hand— that’s what crossover thrash band High Command say, having turned heads with their debut album Beyond The Wall of Desolation (2019).   “Our love for the bay area in the 80’s […]

  • Mindforce Release New Single; New Lords LP Out September 16th On Triple B Records

    Mindforce Release New Single; New Lords LP Out September 16th On Triple B Records

    Words Fail is the latest single by Mindforce. The song is off New Lords, their upcoming full-length due out on September 16th via Triple B Records. You can check out the single below.

  • Fugitive Release Maniac EP

    Fugitive Release Maniac EP

    Fugitive is a new crossover thrash/hardcore band created by Blake Ibanez of Power Trip, Seth Gilmore of Scourge, Victor Gutierrez of Impalers, Andy Messer of Stymie, and Lincoln Mullins of Creeping Death. Maniac is their debut EP that carries five excellent songs. You can check out the entire EP on their Bandcamp page.

  • Mindforce Share New Single; New Lords LP Out September 16th Via Triple B Records

    Mindforce Share New Single; New Lords LP Out September 16th Via Triple B Records

    New York crossover/hardcore band Mindforce has announced their brand new album called New Lords and shared a debut single called Survival Is Vengeance. The album is set for release on September 16th via Triple B Records

  • Bob Malmström – Kejsarsnitt 7″ (Elitbolaget)

    Bob Malmström – Kejsarsnitt 7″ (Elitbolaget)

    After mentioning Bob Malmström in a previous music review, I felt obliged to talk about this quartet a little bit more. As I also cited yesterday, Elitbolaget supplied us we a big pile of their older releases, so thankfully, I have more than enough material to talk about for a while. Bob Malmström is unquestionably […]

  • Green Jellÿ – Garbage Band Kids CD (Cleopatra Records)

    Green Jellÿ – Garbage Band Kids CD (Cleopatra Records)

    It’s been a while since Green Jellÿ released a brand new material. Eleven years passed since their latest full-length named Musick To Insult Your Intelligence By. In the meantime, Green Jellÿ released several singles, such as Fr3to F33t, Green Jello Suxx Live Three Little Pigs Live Single, Trumpty Dumpty, Marty The Weirdo with Pudge, Silence […]

  • Merit Maker – Quarantined EP

    Merit Maker – Quarantined EP

    I guess the only positive thing about this quarantine is the enormous amount of artists, musicians, and bands, gathering together with the purpose to deliver some quality music to keep us sane during the pandemic. You can pick up any genre you desire at a particular moment and discover some creative minds who contributed to […]

  • Get A Grip – United Fight EP 12” (Criminal Records)

    Get A Grip – United Fight EP 12” (Criminal Records)

    Today, I would like to introduce a powerful hardcore punk quartet that keeps spinning on my record player for weeks. Get A Grip comes from Tucson, Arizona, and this interesting outlet showcases more than the same old hardcore maneuvers on their recordings. Since their formation, the group released a couple of releases, such as the […]

  • Choice To Make – Vicious Existence 7” (Flatspot Records)

    Choice To Make – Vicious Existence 7” (Flatspot Records)

    Today, I’ll talk about one of those records that went under my radar during 2020. Vicious Existence is a debut extended play by Choice To Make, a hardcore quintet that shares members from Wilkes Barre and Scranton, Pennsylvania. Choice To Make previously released a demo 7” in 2018 and a promo cassette EP in 2019. […]

  • Since We Were Kids – Break From Life LP (Irish Voodoo Records)

    Since We Were Kids – Break From Life LP (Irish Voodoo Records)

    Break From Life is a brand new album by Since We Were Kids, a melodic hardcore punk group from Fullerton, California. Previously, the group released a couple of interesting recordings such as Skatecore 7”, a debut full-length Hard Cement No Regrets, and a Flexi 7” named Pool Dust Demo. Since We Were Kids formed when […]

  • Arctic Horror – Cages EP

    Arctic Horror – Cages EP

    The current trend of bands nurturing metal aesthetics over the ferocious hardcore punk is on the rise. These particular combinations are unavoidable, especially if you’re knee-deep into the contemporary crust punk scene. Besides popular brews such as blackened crust, death crust, and neo-crust, newer groups also produce gracious portions of old school thrash metal elements […]