Tag: Vein

Review: “Silence” by Bloodbather

A few years back the bands who had albums released via Rise Records had a signature sound and while that has been something broken with the likes of The Acacia Strain signing for the label, it still makes us raise an eyebrow when we hear that a band of the nature of Broward County California’s

Review: “Self Titled” by Victim Of Your Dreams

Hailing from Little Rock, Arkansas is home to Metallic Hardcore brutes Victim Of Your Dreams, a quintet who we barely know anything about. Their self titled EP dropped at the end of August, consisting of five cut and is adorned by cover artwork that depicts an apocalyptic future while being mixed by Trae Roberts (Bruise,

Review: “Lunaris” by Lenged Out

Recorded, Mixed and Mastered by Adam Cox (Dreameater, Plead, Old Boy) at ACO Studios, “Lunaris” is the debut album from Southampton Beatdown Hardcore act Lenged Out, an outfit with their business minds engaged as they are running a clothing and promotions company called Acid Drop Activities that fuels their bands fire. ADA has been around

Playthrough: Full Set from Vein!

Boston Massachusetts Hardcore mob Vein made their debut upon our shores at Outbreak Fest in 2018 and the rest is history. The bands break through album “Errorzone“, produced by the legendary Will Putney (Body Count, Knocked Loose, Fit For An Autopsy) took the band Global. Here’s drum cam footage of Matt Wood from throughout that

NEWS: Vein unveil “Old Data in a New Machine Vol. 1” album!

Seemingly at random, Boston, Massachusetts Hardcore mob Vein have have unveiled “Old Data in a New Machine Vol. 1” today, an album which is a collection of remixes, re-recordings and re-imagings that is available over at bandcamp. That has come with a video for the opening track “20 seconds: 20 hours” which has a distinctive

Bootleg: Vein at Worcester Palladium!

Absolute bedlam. That’s how we would describe the crowd participation during this explosive pro-shot full set from Vein outdoors at The Palladium in Worcester Massachusetts on 7th July 2019. The set focuses around the bands Will Putney produced album “Errorzone” which landed in 2018 via Closed Casket Activities. 10k of fans grabbing the microphone, launching

Review: “Principle of Light Speed Invariance” by Violent Magic Orchestra

Hailing from Osaka Japan are Violent Magic Orchestra, a community based project primarily consisting of members of Vampillia, fronted by female vocalist Zastar and Kezzardrix with former members Pete Swanson (ex-Yellow Swans) and Extreme Precautions (Mondkopf) as well as guests, who on debut album “Catastrophic Anonymous” included Chip King (The body), and Attila Csihar (SUNNO))), 

Review: “You Were Born To Die A Sinful Lamb” by PissPoor

A year after their debut “A Multitude of Minds in a Sole Host“, a record that formed an insight into Schizophrenia, Lubbock Texas based Metallic Hardcore quartet PissPoor  (Jaden Wells, Duncan Newey, Pete Guajardo and Thad Sisneros) have announced their signing to Good Junkie Records for the follow up. Entitled You Were Born To Due

Documentary: Is Metal Shocking Anymore?

The topic for discussion this week from Canadian Black Metal Werewolf  “Is Metal Shocking Anymore?” is an interesting one. For us, the shock value is typically in the visuals, lyrics or interviews that a band conduct or create rather than within the musical fold itself. Back in 1999 when Slipknot first appeared on the scene

Bootleg: Vein in Philadelphia!

We’ve got our eyes and ears on the lookout for the next move from Vein after their critically acclaimed stormer of an album “Errorzone” produced by the legendary Will Putney made its mark. It’s out on Closed Casket Activities who are also the home of The Acacia Strain to name but one so getting them