Tag: Integrity

Review: “Weight Of The False Self” by Hatebreed

Kicking up a storm since 1996’s “Under The Knife“, the return of Connecticut bruisers Hatebreed has been a long time coming, four years after 2016’s “The Concrete Confessional” and with a record delayed by a Global Pandemic. Their eighth studio album “Weight Of The False Self” was written and recorded in the second half of

Review: “Katharsis” by Mustasuo

In 2016 Matsumoto unleashed their plague upon an unsuspecting World with a debut album of seven vicious cuts simply entitled “7“. Their power trio consisting of Antti Saarilampi on guitars & vocals, Tomi Luimula on drums and Christopher Livingstone on bass & vocals formulating a mix of styles that cross Black Metal with Crust Punk,

NEWS: Enforced sign with Century Media, announce “Kill Grid”!

Richmond, Virginia Thrash Metallers Enforced have inked a worldwide record deal with Century Media for an album they are currently recording with their long time engineer producer Bob Quirk. They’ve set “Kill Grid” as the title for the offering which has the legendary Arthur Rizk (Power Trip, Cavalera Conspiracy, Road Mutant) handling the mix. For

Review: “A Wonderful Life” by Mushroomhead

It has been six long years since 2014s “The Righteous And The Butterfly” and the revolving door of musicians in Cleveland Ohio Metallers Mushroomhead has kept turning with drummer Steve Felton being the only ever present member of the band which started out 1993. Since that last record, 2015 saw the exit of keyboard player

Bootleg: Integrity at Northwest Terror Fest 2018!

Relapse Records have made our day with an audio only stream of Integrity at Northwest Terror Fest in 2018. Professionally mixed by Len Carmichael at Landmine Studios, it sees the band at their live finest with the best part of an hour long set including “Hymn For The Children of the Black Flame“, “Jagged Visions

Review: “Blessed With Less Than Nothing” EP by Dripback

Featuring ex and current members of Labrat, Ted Maul, River Freshney and Pure Negative, London quintet Dripback have a history of showing a complete disregard for what’s new or hot and instead taking their genes and influences to create a furious mix of elements of hardcore, death metal, punk and grindcore to make their own

Bootleg: Integrity in Lancaster Pennsylvania!

Hardcore Punk legends Integrity have not only blazed a trail as arguably one of pioneers of the Metallic Hardcore sound, but also helped out a lot of bands with their split series. Hatebreed, Rot In Hell and Power Trip to name but three have all benefited from Integrity’s rich history in underground hardcore since 1988,

Review: “Hereafter” EP by Vamachara

Returning to the tried and trusted in Taylor Young of The Pit Recording Studio who handled production, recording and mixing of “Hereafter” was essential for Vamachara. He had previously done the job for 2016’s “MMXVI” which features “Reign Of Hate” that nearing 230k streams on Spotify and 2018’s “Despondent” full length debut to boot. The Southern

Bootleg: Integrity in Denver Colorado!

Filmed at The Oriental Theatre in Denver Colorado on 9th November here’s a full set from the legendary Integrity! Incase you missed it, Chris Barling from our very own Inhuman Nature told us about his love for “Humanity Is The Devil” back in Under The Influence #12, which is a cracking read. Even if we

Review: “The Pleasures That Lead” by Cleansing

Recorded, mixed and mastered by Timi Jetsu, “The Pleasures That Lead” is the debut from Straight Edge Metallic Hardcore crew Cleansing. Their claim to the crown is “mixing different genres of Metal while maintaining the pure anger from the golden era of 90s Hardcore”.  As you might expect “Prelude To…” is more than a simple