From a scene that sprung inconspicuously from the basements and dives of the US, 30 years ago, hardcore music had become a way of life. Ultra-fast, far heavier than punk and drenched in anger and passion, hardcore was desperate music created by the underprivileged and disillusioned kids of the US. These were the kids who refused to let their lives drift down the same paths as the jocks or drug-addled hippies and dropouts at school.
Break Away is fronted by A. Since A. Comprised of former members of Malfunction, Lost Souls, and current members of Backtrack, this band came out with a 3-song demo this year that audibly knocked me out.
Sun kissed beaches, royal blue sea waves crashing at your feet and the music of the shiny happy people. Ladies and gents, welcome to Orange County, California. Home of The Offspring, No Doubt and just about every other perky punk pop band that have invaded your head with their buzzsaw guitars and infectious melodies over the last few years.
Even if you're a heavy music fan, extreme hardcore punk might take some getting used to. Learning how to approach this aggressive, loud, and exciting style of music will let you ease into the genre and develop your taste in hardcore with less headache. Discover the classic practitioners of the style, contemporary masters, and how to negotiate the tangled subculture that surrounds hardcore. Find bands you like.
Bad Wolves is something of a heavy metal super group comprising five members who had been in previous bands. Instead, the singer was found dead in her hotel room in the Hilton Hotel in London at 9. She was just
This is a list of alternative metal artists. Alternative metal or alt-metal  is a style of heavy metal and alternative rock. Alternative metal usually takes elements of heavy metal with influences from genres like alternative rock and other genres not normally associated with metal, such as hardcore punkfunkand progressive rock.
If the Black Flag logo is seared into our psyches as the epitome of punk rock visual identities, it is perhaps to the art and design crowd that we owe its continued visibility. Beyond art school and those off-kilter black bars, though, a new world of punk rock graphic design emerged over the years, and its output has yet to be canonized. It feels good to knock things down.