NEWS: VCTMS drop new single, announce festival show for 2021!

Tag teaming in Josh from Strangled as a guest for a new track “Between Tragedy Deadly Flowers Bloom” sees VCTMS punching hard, the Steamwood Illinois Nu-Metalcore Bad Luck Crew bringing the groove. The band have announced that they will joining BroJob, HIVE, Second Death and more at The 7th Annual Pizza Show: Bigger, Heavier, Cheesier

NEWS: HIVE hallucinate to “Khashoggi”!

Another vocalist appearing on the forthcoming aforementioned Mitch Lucker and Suicide Silence “The Cleansing” tribute album is Juan Medina of HIVE. His band have unveiled a visualiser for “Khashoggi” from their brilliant “The Mirthless Kind”, with the Chicago Illinois Dark Progressive Metallers known for their paralyzing riffs. It’s mixed and mastered by former The Acacia

NEWS: HIVE have no love for Death Grips?

Not being content with vocalist Juanye West lending his throat to “The Disease” from the  upcoming Deathcore tribute version of “The Cleansing” by Suicide Silence, Chicago Dark Progressive Metal act HIVE have dropped a cover of “No Love” by Death Grips. The Suicide Silence tribute album will be out mid-May with a three track sampler

NEWS: Fleshburner return with “Wrath”!

Following on neatly from where their debut full length “Deathdealer” finished in 2019, Chicago Illinois Deathcore outfit Fleshburner, who feature members and former members of Delta and A Girl Named Vegas in ranks have unleashed a new single called “Wrath“. Recorded at The Nook Studios by Nick Nativo (Oceano, HIVE) while being mixed and mastered

NEWS: Hive are still The Mirthless Kind!

If you missed it, Chicago Illinois Dark Atmospheric Progressive Metal quintet HIVE dropped “The Mirthless Kind” at the tail end of 2019 and with the help of former The Acacia Strain guitarist Daniel “DL” Laskiewicz who handled a re-amp, mix & master and Cameron Losch who added keys and some atmospherics, it sounds great. They’ve

Review: “The Mirthless Kind” by HIVE

Three years after their self titled debut and a pair of stand alone singles in 2018’s “Pale Black” and “Abdicate”, Chicago Illinois Dark Atmospheric Progressive Metal quintet HIVE are bank. They’ve brought with them a new 6 track offering with Guitarist duo Pierre Worth and Mike Shanahan joined by vocalist Juanye West and a rhythm

NEWS: “Nature Is Predation” from HIVE!

Thanks in no small part to former The Acacia Strain guitarist Daniel DL Laskiewicz and Cameron Loach, HIVE dropped a fresh EP entitled “The Mirthless Kind” this past weekend. The Chicago Illinois quintet call themselves Progressive Metal though we’re of the belief they’re way heavier than they give themselves credit for. Here’s “Nature Is Predation”

NEWS: “Khashoggi” shared by HIVE!

Chicago Illinois Progressive Deathcore crew HIVE have been joined by Cameron Loach for another track produced by former The Acacia Strain guitarist Daniel “DL” Laskiewicz. The cut entitled “Khashoggi”. They’ll be joining Slam Kings Ingested and Portals in a couple of weeks in St. Louis…

NEWS: HIVE stare into the abyss!

Mixed & Mastered job from former The Acacia Strain guitarist Daniel “DL” Laskiewicz (Bury Your Dead), Chicago Illinois Evil Groove crew HIVE have unveiled a second single in 10 days. “Bellow” is the 3rd single from a 6 track EP called “The Mirthless Kind” due out 1st November…

NEWS: Sleepers let off the “Pipe Bomb”!

18 months after their EP “Hive” Buffalo, New York Beatdown Deathcore quartet Sleepers have thrown “Pipe Bomb” at us via Chugcore Promotions! It comes from the bands in the works album “Black Cloud” and having already shared stages with the great and good of the Deathcore and Hardcore scenes, the only way is up for