Back from a gruelling tour of Europe, Monarch reveal some of the thought processes behind their latest 13bpm black mass, Omens.
Straight-up melodic hardcore with a message, from some of the UK underground’s heavy-hitters.
Stream the new split from the Netherland’s finest in its entirety. Sludge-merchants Starve come to blows with the forward-thinking black metal of Terzij de Horde in a unified concept of “a chosen hollow”.
The ridiculous name doesn’t seem to bother these new hopes for German hardcore. Stream CN Roundhouse Kick’s new EP, Phantomschmerz.
Leeds three piece, Tree of Sores, are resuscitating the mangled remains of the sludge genre with their unique, hypnotic, intoxicating revelry.
As the hardcore underground grimaced in pain at the mainstream hi-jacking and contortion of ‘screamo’ into something more meaningless than it ever was before,…
We review two excellent releases from vinyl only label Death Agonies and Screams!!! First up, Wyqm’s unique take on the usbm template courtesy of sophomore effort Portrait of Spectre. Followed closely by the debut from hardcore punk outfit Sunshine SS – Throw My Brain Against The Wall.