Tag: Hopeless Records

Riff Police! Pull Over! #107: GroundCulture Vs Spineshank!

When it comes to riffs, some just stick in your head. It’s an essential component of what makes a song catchy and memorable. Back in 2003, the third studio album “Self Destructive Pattern” from Los Angeles Californian Industrial Metal band Spineshank was lead by a single that somehow wound up getting nominated in the ‘Best

NEWS: GroundCulture have “Blue Minds”!

Heavily investing in “How Well Do You Really Know Yourself?“, GroundCulture have cycled back around with another music video. This time it’s “Blue Minds” that gets the full treatment with cut sections from live performances. The Newcastle quintet must be eager to get out on the road having had a push from Hopeless Records.

Riff Police! Pull Over! #105: GroundCulture Vs Prong!

Often a band becomes known for that one record that stands head and shoulders above the rest, not necessarily because it was better than any other and sometimes just because it got more attention, radio picked up a song or it got an impressive music video or it was just the right place at the

Review: “How Well Do You Really Know Yourself?” By GroundCulture

Considering themselves to be five segments of the same vision, one culture cursed by a disconnect inside the fabric of their conscious mind, with their backs against the wall, they seek to inspire change through connection. That’s the mission statement of GroundCulture, a five piece Melodic Hardcore act from Newcastle upon Tyne who love to

NEWS: GroundCulture go to Germany?

No Berlin jokes please. Directed by Lewis Dodds, Newcastle upon Tyne quintet GroundCulture have issued a visual warning for “Take My Breath Away“. The song will appear on their upcoming 1st May releasing album “How Well Do You Really Know Yourself?” that will be surfacing via Hopeless Records with pre-orders available here

NEWS: GroundCulture learn from Trauma!

Hopeless Records signings GroundCulture have shared another offering from their upcoming 1st May slated “How Well Do You Really Know Yourself?“. Entitled “Trauma Can Teach” the message of the lyrics and sentimental meaning flows deep within the band as each member has suffered in their own way through the loss of loved ones as they

NEWS: Lotus Eater premier brutal new track “Narco”!

There was a certain amount of fear among fans of Glaswegian Gloom Metallers Lotus Eater that their new found friendship with Oli Sykes of Bring Me The Horizon and eclectic tour partners could mean that they were going to style shift away from the sound we know and love. In the wake of the cancellation

NEWS: GroundCulture have long title in mind…

Directed by Zak Pinchin, GroundCulture have used a music video for “REALEYES” to confirm 1st May as the release date for their upcoming album “How Well Do You Really Know Yourself?” which will appear via Hopeless Records. Pre-orders for that are available here in all manor of flavors. Between now and then, 1st March will

Vs Tuesday: Two Bands! One Song! Who Wins? FIGHT! Linkin Park!

Not only should Linkin Park need no introductions, but neither should their major label debut “Hybrid Theory“. A Nu-Metal staple from October 2000 that inspired a generation, it launched the hugely successful career of a band that tragically lost Chester Bennington to suicide in July 2017. Whether the remaining members of the band will take

The Black Map #85: GroundCulture from Newcastle upon Tyne!

Calling themselves five segments of the same vision vocalist Roy Watson, guitarists Lewi Shoulder and Mattie Turner, drummer Josh Murphy and bassist George Collings are GroundCulture, a band on a mission to inspire change through connection. Hailing from Newcastle upon Tyne, the home of Starve To Survive and signed to Hopeless Records, the home of