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Loathe announced as While She Sleeps UK tour support in September 2021

Loathe are pleased to announce their anticipated return to live shows, as support to While She Sleeps on their upcoming UK run this September.

The trek will see the bands play a choice run, performing at some venues two or three nights in a row, including The Underworld in London and The Key Club in Leeds.

Whilst most dates are sold out, remaining tickets are on sale here.

Stepson to release debut full-length album “Help Me, Help You” on March 26th 2021

Stepson the high-octane punk/hardcore outfit from Brisbane, Australia, have revealed new details regarding their forthcoming full-length. “Help Me, Help You” will be released worldwide on March 26th, 2021, via SharpTone Records. 

The band has also shared the video for the new single “Deeper Sleep”. Watch the video below.

Purgatory to release new studio album “Lawless to Grave” on April 9th 2021

Midwest hardcore band, Purgatory, announced that their sophomore full-length “Lawless to Grave” is due out on April 9th, 2021, via Unbeaten Records.

To celebrate the announcement the group, dubbed Midwest Street Metal, shared their new single “No One Gets Out Alive” today. Stream the new single below.

Terror to release new studio album “Trapped in a World” on March 5th 2021

Long-running Los Angeles hardcore outfit Terror is preparing to release “Trapped in a World”, revisiting their earliest records with former guitarist Todd Jones of Nails, who will also be producing the band's next LP. Set for release on March 5th, 2021, the band has issued the details on the special release including pressing info, preorders, and more.
 

Thirdface to release debut full-length album “Do It With A Smile” on March 5th 2021

Rising from Nashville, TN, Thirdface will release their full-length debut, “Do It With A Smile”, on March 5th, 2021, via Exploding In Sound Records (Pile, Ovlov, Big Ups). The band celebrated the announcement with the release of the album’s first single, “Villains!”, a barnburner of a track that lures in the listener with a swirling bass line before the band’s distinctive guitars and rigorous drumming burst in to display the full power of Thirdface’s grinding hardcore.

Capra signs worldwide deal with Blacklight Media / Metal Blade Records

Blacklight Media / Metal Blade Records is proud to welcome Capra to its worldwide roster!
 
Capra is a metallic hardcore band roaring out of the depths of southern Louisiana. With high energy delivery and raging rock and roll hooks inspired by Converge and Every Time I Die, this is the band for their time and place.
 

Year Of The Knife to release debut full-length album “Internal Incarceration” on August 7th 2020

Hardcore upstarts Year Of The Knife have announced their upcoming debut full-length, “Internal Incarceration”, due out on August 7th, 2020, via Pure Noise Records.

The Delaware-based band excels at crafting unrelentingly heavy, metal-influenced hardcore with deeply human and socially - conscious lyrics, and “Internal Incarceration” takes these strengths to new heights.