Scary Hours – Symptoms Of Modern Hegemony CD (Pyrrhic Victory Records)

It’s been a while since I wrote a review about Margins, an outstanding full-length by New Jersey hardcore punk project Scary Hours. I remember being blown away by the sheer energy, dynamics, power, intelligence, and eloquence bursting from each composition. Scary Hours is known for being highly politically charged, with lyrics spanning every possible topic… Read More Scary Hours – Symptoms Of Modern Hegemony CD (Pyrrhic Victory Records)

Thoughtcrimes Release Altered Pasts LP

“Altered Pasts was shaped by the world around us and within us at the same”, explains guitar player Brian Sullivan. “This album is both a reflection and synthesis of our cognitive, emotional and spiritual processes, as well as a catharsis”. Produced by Mike Watts, the 11-song collection is previewed with today’s release of “Keyhole Romance”, and its accompanying Tom Flynn directed video. “This… Read More Thoughtcrimes Release Altered Pasts LP

Thoughtcrimes – Altered Pasts LP (Pure Noise Records)

I think we included every bit of news about this band since they’ve started promoting their debut full-length release, and there’s pretty much a good reason why we did it. Thoughtscrimes burst with sheer quality since day one, and I cannot skip the news when the band sounds so incredible. The Drowning Man, Panopticon, Keyhole… Read More Thoughtcrimes – Altered Pasts LP (Pure Noise Records)

Thoughtcrimes Offer Final Preview Of Altered Pasts With Today’s Release Of “Mirror Glue”

Thoughtcrimes, now just nine days away from the release of their eagerly-awaited debut album, Altered Pasts (Aug. 26, Pure Noise Records), offer fans a final preview of the 11-song album with today’s release of “Mirror Glue”. “’Mirror Glue’ feels like the most natural extension of the Tap Night EP,” explains singer Rick Pepa. “Also, I’d be remiss to not mention my little… Read More Thoughtcrimes Offer Final Preview Of Altered Pasts With Today’s Release Of “Mirror Glue”

Norma Jean – Deathrattle Sing For Me CD (Solid State Records)

Norma Jean have always been a band that shapeshifts the boundaries of extreme underground music. Whatever that genre might be, they do it and never look back. Luckily, this work ethic always worked out for them. Just listen to their impressive back catalog once again, and you’ll notice there aren’t any bad moments in their… Read More Norma Jean – Deathrattle Sing For Me CD (Solid State Records)

Thoughtcrimes Release Visualizer For New Infinities

Thoughtcrimes released an additional track from their forthcoming debut album. New Infinities comes from Altered Pasts, set for release on August 26th via Pure Noise Records. The band said about the track: Our good friend Earl Maneein of Seven Suns is an absolute musical genius. This track was a complete accident as he came down… Read More Thoughtcrimes Release Visualizer For New Infinities

Converge Announce UK/EUR Headline Tour

Converge continue their forward momentum with the announcement of tour dates in the UK + Europe.  Support bands include Full of Hell and Petbrick and the tour spans from November 5 through November 13.  Tickets go on sale Friday, July 29th at 11am CET at convergecult.com. CONVERGE, FULL OF HELL, PETBRICK – ON TOUR: 5 November  Manchester, UK @ Damnation Festival… Read More Converge Announce UK/EUR Headline Tour

Thoughtcrimes Release Video For Keyhole Romance

Thoughtcrimes, the Long Island-born five-piece who Alternative Press placed at the top of their list of new hardcore bands, describing their music as “…a familiar mix of ultra-heavy hardcore with a hint of groove and some melody,” release their highly-anticipated full-length album, Altered Pasts, on Aug. 26 via Pure Noise Records. “Altered Pasts was shaped by… Read More Thoughtcrimes Release Video For Keyhole Romance

TV Generation & The Sinema – Live at Uncle Lou’s, Orlando FL 7″ (DCxPC Live Vol. 2)

DCxPC strikes back with another volume of the live split releases. I had an opportunity to write about the first edition, so the DCxPC decided to send a second volume for review. For those who somehow missed my previous review, DCxPC was one of the first ones who adapted live streams during the pandemics, but… Read More TV Generation & The Sinema – Live at Uncle Lou’s, Orlando FL 7″ (DCxPC Live Vol. 2)