hardcore punk

Rise Of The Northstar set to perform at Rockmaraton 2019

Vocalist Victor “Vithia” Leroy formed Rise Of The Northstar (ROTN) in 2008. He drew inspiration from bands like Rage Against The Machine and Slayer, as well as rap music and Japanese anime. More than 10 years later, the self-dubbed “biggest crossover band in Europe” is promoting a new full-length album as they’re set to play at Rockmaraton 2019.

Halshug to release new studio album “Drøm” on July 19th 2019

Halshug, the Copenhagen-based trio, release a third studio album titled “Drøm” (“Dream”) on July 19th, 2019, through Southern Lord on LP and DL formats.

On “Drøm” the band expand their sound from the dirgy d-beat of their earlier albums “Sort sind” (2016) and “Blodets bånd” (2015), and explore the dynamics of longer songs, more audible lyrics, and altered tempos, which result in different shades of industrial, dark-wave, and post-punk.
 

Big Business announce August & September 2019 North American Headlining Tour

Big Business, who released their new album, “The Beast You Are”, last month via Joyful Noise Recordings, return to the road for a North American tour this Summer, kicking off a month of headlining dates on Aug. 16 in San Diego.

“We are excited to travel across the continent this summer playing our war music”, said Jared Warren. “We relish the opportunity to crush our enemies, have them driven before us, and to hear the lamentations of their very close friends and families”.

Cave In release new space rock tinged single “Shake My Blood”

As a band redefined by the loss of bassist Caleb Scofield, Cave In have been slowly teasing their continued identity as one of post-hardcore’s most resilient contingents.

With the June 7th release of their “Final Transmission” LP rapidly approaching, the band has released yet another glimpse of the future’s promise, via the new track “Shake My Blood”.

Listen to “Shake My Blood” below.

Melvins announce Fall 2019 US Headlining Tour

The Melvins return to U.S. highways this fall as the band preps for a 10-week tour across the country, kicking off on Sept. 3 at The Casbah in San Diego.

“Redd Kross and ShitKid are two of my favorites. We’ve already done fantastic European tours with both of these bands so I know bringing them out with us on this trip will be a total mind blower for the lucky fans”, said Buzz Osborne of the tour line-up.

Daughters announce Fall 2019 European Tour

Following their sell-out April live dates, Daughters announce their return to Europe this October, one year since the release of their acclaimed album “You Won’t Get What You Want” (Ipecac Recordings), which is still leaving a powerful mark on listeners.

Full details of all incoming live shows, including their summer festival shows are listed below. Tickets are on sale here.
 
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Nyt Liv release music video for new single “Fortidens Tæsk”

This past Friday, the Copenhagen, Denmark based melodic hardcore band Nyt Liv (“New Life” in Danish) released the second single “Fortidens Tæsk” (“Batterings of the Past”) from their debut album “Ensomhedens Kolde Kald” (“The Cold Call of Solitude”) set for a release via Indisciplinarian this coming Friday May 3rd.

Today, the band unleashes a brand new, simple, raw and expressive music video for the track created by guitarist Martin Goltermann.