Tag: Flatspot Records

Playthrough: Full Set from Speed!

This time last month we review “2020 Flex“, a two track single from Australian Hardcore act Speed, which you can snag over at bandcamp via Flatspot Records. Pro-shot during one of the side shows around Invasion Fest, here’s dedicated drum cam footage from the Landsdowne Hotel in Sydney on 17th January 2020 as well as

Review: “2020 Flex” by Speed

Formed in 2019 in Sydney Australia, Speed are a Hardcore band marking their debut in the US via Flatspot Records and making it a point to stand up not only against racism and xenophobia but also the toxic masculinity and gender prejudices that have crept their way into hardcore by having at their core the 

NEWS: Speed drop “A Dumb Dog Gets Flogged”!

Already emerging as a leader from the growing Australian hardcore scene despite only forming in 2019, Sydney quintet Speed have announced their signing to Flatspot Records with the release of their upcoming EP, 2020 Flex, due out 19th June in partnership with Last Ride Records. To celebrate the international occasion, the band has shared the pummeling lead single, “A

Bootleg: Typecaste at Chain Reaction!

Hardcore from Chain Reaction in Anaheim California is always a welcome distraction from the everyday and so pro-shot by 197 Media at the venue on 28th February 2020, here’s a full set from Typecaste. A little bit ago we reviewed their EP “Between Life” which is out now via Flatspot Records and it’s still on

Bootleg: Constrict at Chain Reaction!

A Metallic Hardcore group comprised of members from Vamachara, Forced Order, God’s Hate, Disgrace, Downpresser, Momentum, Forced Order and Twitching Tongues going by the name Constrict will be dropping their Sophomore EP “No Eden” via Flatspot Records on 20th March. If you like your 90s Hardcore with Black Metal anti-religious death-fascination lyrical content then look

Review: “Vicious Existence” EP by Choice To Make

Formed in 2018 and comprising of members of One Step Closer, Worn, and Strength for a Reason, who have all risen out of the Pennsylvanian Hardcore scene that brought you Jesus Piece, quintet Choice To Make have a reputation for creating a formidably fierce and energetic sound that delivers swift and potent blasts of raw

Review: “Between Life” EP by Typecaste

Debuting a self titled 4 track demo in August 2017 before following it up with a debut full length recorded and mixed by Evan Perino and mastered by Bill Henderson at Azimuth Studios called “Creature of Habit” in June 2018, the Boston Massachusetts 5-piece play blistering metallic-hardcore with an added dose of 90s alt-metal intensity that

NEWS: Typecaste share first single!

That would be the first track from their upcoming new EP “Between Life“! The EP drops via Flatspot Records on 7th February and is available for pre-order here. A concept EP, it ponders the spaces between life and death such as sleep, meditation, paralysis, and near-death experience and revels in the hallucinatory limbo that such

Bootleg: Typecaste in Fullerton!

If Hatebreed and Crowbar has a bastard child that wasn’t Kingdom Of Sorrow then it would probably be Typecaste. They’ve got a concept EP entitled “Between Life” out on 7th February via Flatspot Records and we have a review for it appearing between now and then! In the meantime, here’s a Pro-Shot full set from

The Black Map #39: Higher Power from Leeds!

Continuing our journey across The Black Map of the UK Underground Metal Scene, we head North to Leeds. When you’ve got an alternative rock scene with bands like Dinosaur Pile Up, Kaiser Chiefs & The Sisters of Mercy, you have to do something to stand out from the crowd. That’s something Leeds Harcore quintet Higher