Hardcore/Hardcore Punk

Why Manchester Punk Festival 2020?

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Manchester Punk Festival

Manchester Punk Festival. “Why Manchester Punk Festival 2020?” – Is the title of this written piece and the poster created by the festival that you can gaze and probably quite reasonably salivate over placed above is your answer! There’s no need for me to bore you away from your busy lives anymore, hooray! We can

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Introducing: Stegosaurus Sex Party.

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Stegosasrus Sex Party

Stegasaurus Sex Party – Coventry, England, United Kingdom. Introducing Stegosaurus Sex Party is quite the task. That’s it, feature over! We can all go home! If only it was that easy! The band hail from Coventry and by their own admission play a mix of “trash punk”, “party grunge” and “PARTYSEXMUSIC FOR ADULT DINOSAURS”. Yep,

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Deny – ‘Dystopia’ (10/01/20 – 17/01/20).

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Deny

Deny – Mariestad/Töreboda, Sweden. Crust Punk is a derivative form of Hardcore Punk that many find a little ambiguous. However, quite fortuitously, the following words – Deny – Dystopia, may remedy that. The genre’s foreboding, eerie and cutting yet melodic and warped variant of Hardcore Punk purveys all the rhythmic melody of fast Melodic Hardcore

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THVS – ‘Fevers’.

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THVS

THVS – Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom. Loud, a word perhaps best used to preliminarily describe the following words denoting to both a band and a release: THVS – Fevers. Enough to draw you in? I hope so. THVS have been abrasively and violently deconstructing the sound barrier since 2014, with an accosting mix and

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Last Reserves – ‘Pink Bits’ (Single).

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Last Reserves

Last Reserves – St. Helens, England, United Kingdom. Last Reserves – ‘Pink Bits’, enters into a Punk scene focussed on either overtly heavy-Hardcore or fast, melodic and technically wonderous Skate Punk. The aforementioned branches on the ever-widening Punk tree are themselves ever-growing into a healthy scene and to follow them yields hours of sonic entertainment.

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The Phosphorus Bombs and ‘…Against You!’ (28/11/19).

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The Phosphorus Bombs – Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. The Phosphorus Bombs and …Against You!.  A release that boldly sets out to combine the seminal early work of the likes of Bad Religion and Sick Of It All. What makes this statement even better, substantiates it and also thickens the plot is the manner in

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Ghost Of The Avalanche and The ‘Civil Unrest’ EP.

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Ghost of The Avalanche

Ghost Of The Avalanche – Bath/Bristol, England, United Kingdom. Ghost Of The Avalanche. Four words that are well-known to many around the Bath, Bristol and southwest UK Punk scene. The band’s two-piece formula of bass-guitar and drums produced four mainline releases of Garage Rock infused and melodically pop-ridden vintage Hardcore Punk; known as much for

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Early Stream: Brasher – ‘Two Foot Mullet’.

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Brasher

Brasher –  Bristol, England, United Kingdom. Here we are then, another early stream: Brasher -‘Two Foot Mullet’. Another new collection of faces based in the Bristol wing of the small yet tenaciously ubiquitous south-west England Punk scene. Having lived in this part of the world for nearly a decade myself, the coming and the going

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