Tag: Madball

The Black Map #59: Strike Back from Stroud!

Stroud in Gloucestershire has a lot to be famous for. It’s a market town on the center of the five valleys and the birthplace of the Organic Food movement. It’s no surprise that it’s therefore home to the first British all organic cafe. More importantly it’s the home place of the Fringe Festival which sees

Review: “True Love” by Born From Pain

Dutch Hardcore veterans Born From Pain have forged a 22 year career, “True Love” is the bands 8th studio album. Widely considered to be one of the leading bands of the European Hardcore scene and having shared stages with everyone from Hatebreed to Slayer, the band have a reputation to uphold. Instrumental pounding opening “Glück

“All Roads Lead to Where You Stand” EP by The Great Lie

Released in July 2018, “All Roads Lead to Where You Stand” by The Great Lie is an EP from a band that should need no introductions. After all, in drummer John LaFatta (Madball, Neglect, Mind Over Matter) the band features a true Hardcore Punk legend. The group is rounded out by former Mind Over Matter bassist, Scott Martin and

Review: “The Price of Freedom” EP by Last Wishes

Recorded in Dublin in the spring 2018 by Killian McAuley with Mixing and Mastering by Adam Rogers, Belfast Hardcore quartet Last Wishes released “The Price of Freedom” at the end of August, their fifth release since their 2015 demo debut. We had the joy of witnessing the band’s set at this summer’s Upsurge Festival at The

NEWS: Madball UK Tour in December!

In support of new album “For The Cause” released last month via Nuclear Blast, New York Hardcore veterans Madball will be upon our shores for a run of dates in November and December. Notably, while Napalm Death will appear on the Birmingham date only, there is no other mention of tour support as yet. November

The Black Map # 17: Broken Teeth from Manchester!

Our journey across the black map of the UK Underground Metal scene takes us to Manchester and Hardcore scene veterans Broken Teeth. It may have taken them some time to get there but inking a deal with Nuclear Blast in 2016 for album “At Peace Amongst Chaos” is a milestone in an 11 year carrier

Bootleg: Madball at United Blood Fest!

Here’s a Pro-Shot full set from event headliners and hardcore punk veterans Madball at United Blood Fest 2018. The annual event takes place on the first weekend of April at The Canal Club in Richmond Virginia and this year’s lineup was pretty damned incredible.