Tag: Cro-Mags

NEWS: Cro-Mags fuel the riots!

Complete with an incendiary video of protests and riots that have taken place this year, Crossover Thrash legends Cro-Mags have given us the title track of their 11th December 2020 dropping EP “2020” which will appear via Arising Empire. Ironically the EP is also 20 minutes and 20 seconds in length and comes hot on

Playthrough: Full Set from Cro-Mags JM!

For a number of fans there are split loyalties when it comes to Cro-Mags Vs Cro-Mags JM. There is no doubt that Harley Flanagan was the driving force behind the original lineup, while the talent of John Joseph and Mackie Jayson now calling themselves Cro-Mags JM have plenty of talent. Here’s a full set from

Playthrough: Full Set from Cro-Mags JM!

If you’ve been… Off World or something then you may not know that in April 2019, Harley Flanagan reached a settlement with John Joseph and Jayson Mackie in which Flanagan would retain exclusive rights to the Cro-Mags name, having has been the sole trademark owner since the early 1990s, the primary songwriter and only member

NEWS: Cro-Mags Summer 2021 tour dates!

Harley Flanagan’s Cro-Mags have announced a run of shows upon our shores for the summer of 2021 with just the Manchester venue to be confirmed. The run from the Crossover Thrash legends comes in support of their new album “In The Beginning” which is out now via Arising Empire, their first for 20 years! La

NEWS: Cro-Mags return “From The Grave”!

19th June 2020 will see a two decade wait for a full length album from the highly influential Crossover Hardcore act Cro-Mags finally come to an end. Available for pre-order here, the album, entitled “In The Beginning” will be surfacing via Arising Empire and will feature this new song “From The Grave“. Expect global touring

Review: “Neanderthal Tales” EP by CHAKA

When it comes to the description on the label for an alcoholic beverage of choice, sometimes they can be pretty out there. But then not everyone has the same taste buds or sense of smell so they’re not all going to get the flavours that the so called experts who write the text get. That’s

NEWS: Cro-Mags go back to the beginning?

It seems crazy to think but on 19th June, seminal crossover hardcore act Cro-Mags will be releasing their first album in 20 years. “In The Beginning” is slated to appear via Arising Empire and given the quality of the bands past two EPs along with this new track “The Final Test“, it’s going to be

Bootleg: Cro-Mags perform “The Quarantine Show”!

Arising Empire streamed the entirety “The Quarantine Show“, a full pro-shot live set in the studio from legendary Crossover Hardcore act Cro-Mags. As the World is gripped by a Pandemic the likes of which we have never seen, Harley Flanagan has dedicated this one to the fans with classics like “We Gotta Know” and “Hard

Review: “From The Grave” EP by Cro-Mags

Having toured the World over since 1986’s seminal debut album “The Age Of Quarell“, a record introduced Thrash riffs to Hardcore Punk and made Cro-Mags arguably the forefathers of both Crossover Thrash and Metallic Hardcore. A hugely influential album, it gave them a career and brought through the likes of Machine Head, Sepultura, Hatebreed, Shadows

NEWS: Cro-Mags are “No One’s Victim”!

It’s been the better part of three decades since the last official music video from Cro-Mags. The Crossover Thrash pioneers may have split into two separate groups following a legal dispute but the Harley Flanagan orientated version of the group has drawn a line in the sand with “No One’s Victim”. It’s the first song