hardcore punk

King Parrot to release new EP “Holed Up in the Liar” on October 9th 2020

Australia’s metal villains King Parrot announce new EP “Holed Up in the Liar”. Appreciated for their unique blend of thrashy, punked out grindcore that spawned nominations for Metal Hammer Golden Gods and ARIA awards, the five-piece returns with a blistering material of 4 tracks, one of which available for streaming now.

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.
 

Mr. Bungle to release new album “The Raging Wrath of the Easter Bunny Demo” on October 30th 2020

Mr. Bungle, who a year ago today announced their first live outings in two decades, have announced the release of “The Raging Wrath of the Easter Bunny Demo” on October 30th, 2020, via Ipecac Recordings.

As was the case with the live performances, original Mr. Bungle members Trevor Dunn, Mike Patton, and Trey Spruance are joined by Scott Ian (Anthrax, S.O.D.) and Dave Lombardo (Dead Cross, Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies).

8kids to release new EP “Live in Leipzig 2019” on August 14th 2020

Between socio-critical and political lyrics, German post-hardcore combo 8Kids have been pushing the envelope since early 2013. To shorten the time until their next live performance and reuniting with fans, the trio now announces their upcoming live EP, “Live in Leipzig 2019”, to be released digitally on August 14th, 2020, via Napalm Records.

Expander to release new studio album “Neuropunk Boostergang” on August 21st 2020

Profound Lore is preparing to deploy a caustic slab of raging thrash/punk decimation from Austin, Texas-based Expander, bringing the band on board for the release of their second LP, “Neuropunk Boostergang”.

The album’s lead single, “Hyper-Flesh Aedificium”, has been unleashed in advance of the album’s August street date.
 

Kvelertak announces new live stream show on June 20th 2020

Following the success of their initial live stream show in April, acclaimed Norwegian band Kvelertak have revealed fresh plans for new date, “Live From Amper Tone Studio”, on Saturday, June 20th, 2020!

The set will once again be broadcast via Vierlive at 9pm CET (8pm BST / 2pm CST).

Kvelertak elaborate further, commenting:

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Rise Of The Northstar to release new digital EP “Live in Paris” on June 19th 2020

May 18th 2019, Europe’s biggest crossover band, Rise Of The Northstar, was back on stage after a 2 year hiatus away from the French capital, armed with its new record “The Legacy of Shi”. The band took this opportunity to film and record a few songs from this sold out and memorable show.

Today, they announce their first live EP, which includes the bonus studio track “Sayonara”, recorded in 2017 at Silver Cord Studio (NYC) with Joe Duplantier.

Mr. Bungle releases “USA” single and limited edition T-shirt - proceeds benefit MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Fund

Mr. Bungle roar back with their first recorded music since 1999, releasing a blistering cover of The Exploited’s politically-charged anthem, “USA”

“USA” is available now on all digital platforms, here, via Ipecac Recordings.