hardcore punk

Bokassa announces Fall 2021 European & UK Headlining Tour

Bokassa is one of Norway’s most exciting up-and-coming exports when it comes to hard-hitting, groovy and catchy rock music. With millions of streams on their last full-length album, Crimson Riders, as well as supporting tours with Metallica, Bokassa is ready to take on the next chapter of their already buzzing story!

Boom Dox to release debut album “Dead Nation” on June 11th 2021

Boom Dox’s first album is the result of producer/guitarist Nickal and DJ/Lyricist Mr. Sharp, clashing endless nights in the studio, drinking, playing music and brainstorming in a chill vibe where Nickal would grind out amazing guitar riffs that would inspire Mr. Sharp to write songs to. Production and song influences behind the album come mainly from groups like Body Count, Slayer, Pantera, Rage Against The Machine and Public Enemy.

Architects - For Those That Wish to Exist

With their latest release, Architects continue to design their own future with their signature sound, while following the blueprints of the past that got them where they are. Full of vocal melodies that keep the songs structurally sound, and the heavy guitars and rhythms we all love them for, that lay the foundation for their sound.
 
“For Those That Wish to Exist” is Architects first album since 2018’s “Holy Hell”, and a lot of inspiration for songs came from the uncertainty that defined 2020 as a whole.
 

AFI to release new studio album “Bodies” on June 11th 2021

AFI has announced its eagerly-awaited new album “Bodies”, due out on June 11th, 2021, via Rise Records. The album is heralded by two new songs - the driving “Looking Tragic” and the fast-paced, hooky “Begging for Trouble” - alongside a video for “Looking Tragic” by longtime AFI collaborator Adam Mason. Both new tracks will be included on a limited 7" - find more information here.

Belvedere to release new studio album “Hindsight is the Sixth Sense” on May 14th 2021

Long-running Calgary, Alberta punk band Belvedere has released “Good Grief Retreat”, the first single off the upcoming LP “Hindsight is the Sixth Sense”, set for release (digital/CD/vinyl ) on May 14th, 2021, via Thousand Islands Records in North America and Lockjaw Records in Europe and the UK.

Stream the new single, “Good Grief Retreat”, 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.

The Armed to release new studio album “Ultrapop” on April 16th 2021

The Armed have announced a new album, “Ultrapop”, available on April 16th, 2021, via Sargent House - their first album with the label. Featuring work from Mark Lanegan and Queens of the Stone Age guitarist Troy Van Leeuwen this is the first album co-produced by the band’s own Dan Greene in collaboration with Ben Chisholm (Chelsea Wolfe).

Capra to release to release debut full-length album “In Transmission” on April 23rd 2021

On April 23rd, 2021, Capra will release their debut full-length, “In Transmission”, via Blacklight Media / Metal Blade Records.

Watch the video for the new single, “The Locust Preacher” (directed by Matt Valentin), below.

Pre-order “In Transmission”, here, in the following formats:

• jewelcase-CD
• white / black marbled vinyl (EU exclusive - limited to 250 copies)