Tag: Victory Records

NEWS: Gift Giver return from hiatus with “Damaged Goods”!

14th February marked the 5 year anniversary of the debut EP “Daddy Issues” from Detroit Michigan Nu-Metalcore act Gift Giver and after a two year hiatus it looks as though they have been recording with Josh Schroeder (King 810, Varials) in the Production chair. The first output from those sessions is “Damaged Goods“, a brand

Review: “From The Grave” EP by Cro-Mags

Having toured the World over since 1986’s seminal debut album “The Age Of Quarell“, a record introduced Thrash riffs to Hardcore Punk and made Cro-Mags arguably the forefathers of both Crossover Thrash and Metallic Hardcore. A hugely influential album, it gave them a career and brought through the likes of Machine Head, Sepultura, Hatebreed, Shadows

NEWS: Cro-Mags are “No One’s Victim”!

It’s been the better part of three decades since the last official music video from Cro-Mags. The Crossover Thrash pioneers may have split into two separate groups following a legal dispute but the Harley Flanagan orientated version of the group has drawn a line in the sand with “No One’s Victim”. It’s the first song

Throwback Dr Acula get “No Sleep”!

Following the fake news of Wiz Khalifa’s death via a faked BBC news post that you can read about here, and not for the first time either, following a beef with Kanye West he was pronounced dead on Twitter in 2016, it’s time to resurrect a classic. The Deathcore cover by Dr Acula of the

Bootleg: Cro-Mags in Hollywood!

Celebrating the 30th Anniversary of “Best Wishes”, here’s a Pro-Shot full set from Crossover Thrash legends Cro-Mags at The Roxy Theatre in Hollywood California on 18th October. Victory Records will be releasing the bands brand new EP “From The Grave” on 6th December with pre-orders available here.

Bootleg: Strife bring Defiance to London!

Los Angeles Californian Hardcore legends Strife were filmed by David Tan, Kathryn McBride and Sean Pitcam at London’s New Cross Inn on 4th October at Ready Fest. 1997’s “In This Defiance” is a masterpiece and features guest appearances from members of Deftones, Fear Factory and Sepultura.  

NEWS: Cro-Mags return “From The Grave”!

Legendary Hardcore Crossover pioneers Cro-Mags have announced that 6th December will see a brand spanking new shinny EP entitled “From The Grave” with a stream of the title track that depicts the cover art. Pre-orders for what promises to be a fine way to bring home the bacon this Christmas via Victory Records are available

Documentary: Kissing Candice on Bus Invaders!

Shortly after they let the second single since their EP “Safe Word” get some air (time), Long Island New York Horror Film fanatics Kissing Candice, who feature former Dr. Acula Keyboard player and sampler Joey Simpson as their vocalist, stopped at the Bottom Lounge in Chicago Illinois. Why? Well, aside from a show with Twiztid,

Throwback: “Alaska” by Between The Buried And Me!

As Between The Buried And Me will be upon our shores in October for an “Evening With” styled show featuring a pair of sets, we figured it was about time we turned our attention to our favourite album of their back catalogue. You maybe surprised that it’s not the seminal “Colors” but for us, we

The Black Map #10: Continents from Cardiff!

Kerrang! magazine once described Continents sound as “Energy-fuelled epic-core with lots of aggression, a healthy blend of raw shouts and low end growls and foot stomping hooks. Their music and intense stage presence has separated them from the ever-growing UK Metal/Hardcore scene”. Getting heads banging since 2010, Cardiff’s Continents have had one hell of a ride so