Posted April 1, 2006, 12:43 p.m.
Ok, so it's no secret that I really like A Wilhelm Scream. Like, a lot. I gave their most recent full-length, Ruiner, an 8.5 out ... read more
Posted Sept. 18, 2005, 10:52 p.m.
A few names come to mind when you hear the term technical punk: Strung Out, Bigwig, and Propagandhi. These bands started off as scrappy punk ... read more
Posted July 15, 2007, 12:24 p.m.
Shook Ones, for the uninitiated, are a melodic hardcore band from Seattle, Washington. Their debut LP, Sixteen, had some serious Kid Dynamite aping going on, without a doubt, but it was a really solid effort regardless. The more I listened to Sixteen though, the more I found it kind of ... read more
Posted Feb. 1, 2006, 1:13 a.m.
"Bigwig is still around?" That was a question a healthy number of casual fans asked when news on the band's upcoming record started to surface. ... read more
Posted May 23, 2006, 2:48 p.m.
In 2001 Boy Sets Fire recorded an album that many consider to be the band's finest hour, After the Eulogy, for Victory Records. The band ... read more
Posted June 25, 2006, 12:09 p.m.
The lead off track on Crime In Stereo's The Troubled Stateside is titled "Everything Changes/Nothing Is Ever Truly Lost." This title could be used as ... read more
Posted Dec. 30, 2005, 10:12 p.m.
If you made a list of all the bands currently playing the style of music labeled as metalcore, you could fill up 30 or 40 ... read more
Posted Nov. 19, 2005, 8:16 a.m.
Recently I was talking with (read: bitching to) my friend Brian about how there hasn't been any new bands lately that have really caught me ... read more
Posted May 21, 2007, 11:08 p.m.
Daggermouth's 2005 release, Stallone was a really solid record. For me, the band came along at a time when no new bands were really catching ... read more
Posted Feb. 16, 2006, 10:01 a.m.
Death is Not Glamorous comes at you from the swamps of...Oslo, Norway? Yes, that's right, Norway. The country most well-known for producing myriad Black Metal ... read more
Posted July 30, 2006, 1:36 p.m.
Words Can't Explain may be the title of this compilation of From The Ground Up's 2004 demo and a handful of new songs recorded in ... read more
Posted Nov. 7, 2005, 8:16 p.m.
At any point in time you may catch me watching television, usually an Aqua Teen Hunger Force DVD, Comedy Central, or Cartoon Network. However, lately, ... read more
Posted Oct. 16, 2010, 11:15 a.m.
Daggermouth are proof positive that hard work pays off. The band self-released an EP, Behold the Might in 2004. Through relentless touring of the Westcoast and promotion on various messageboards, the band released Stallone on Feeding Frenzy Records. Now, the band has recently signed with State of Mind Recordings, underwent ... read more
Posted Nov. 15, 2006, 4:07 p.m.
The first time I heard "Welcome to the Black Parade," the first single off of My Chemical Romance's new record, The Black Parade, I was ... read more
Posted April 2, 2007, 3:22 p.m.
If you glance over the list of hardcore bands coming out of Cleveland over the years, you'll find that most of them are very heavy, ... read more
Posted Jan. 14, 2006, 4:36 a.m.
The Suicide Machines have been a band for a long time now. Close to fifteen years, actually. In that time, they've released 6 studio albums, ... read more
Posted Oct. 3, 2005, 10:38 p.m.
So lately you've seen a lot of new bands popping up. The first thing you see is 'ex-members of ______ and ______!!!!' HOLY CRAP, you ... read more
Posted Aug. 31, 2005, 10:57 a.m.
Playing music in a genre like metalcore is a difficult thing. You've got to do what you do very well to separate yourself from the ... read more
Posted April 11, 2007, 10:31 a.m.
Daggermouth has revealed their touring plans for the spring and summer season via a myspace bulletin. First the band will be heading out with This Is Hell and Comeback Kid across Canada. Following that, the band will meet up with Hostage Life, No Trigger, and Set Your Goals. Also scheduled ... read more
Posted June 27, 2007, 12:07 p.m.
Starting on July 29th, Daggermouth will be heading out across Canada and the eastern US. Shows include dates with Shook Ones, Sinking Ships, and The Warriors. The band recently released Turf Wars through State of Mind Recordings/Smallman Records. Read on for all of the tour dates! read more
Posted April 11, 2007, 10:24 a.m.
Mewithoutyou, Piebald, The Snake The Cross The Crown, and Manchester Orchestra will be hitting the road together this Summer. To view the dates, click "read more." read more
Posted Feb. 14, 2007, 2:40 p.m.
Let's face it; if you're a hardcore kid and you DON'T like Sick of it All, there's something really and truly wrong with you. For ... read more
Posted Oct. 23, 2005, 7:48 p.m.
Tempers of music fans ran high from the day stories were posted on various sites that specific bands were to be covering songs that are ... read more
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