Tag: metal


Features

Grind Locally, Crust Globally

Writing up about DIY hardcore punk is an exciting but sometimes overwhelming venture, especially when you start receiving review requests from tons of self-released crust, grind, d-beat, extreme noise and whatever ear-slaughtering, headache-giving bands from ...
Reviews

Pariso / Svalbard – Split

I love it when DIY hardcore artists are putting such an effort when pairing up with another band for a split release that they want to commemorate and bind their joint ventures by teaming up for a collab track together. We usually ...
News

Slowly We Rot Unleashing Their Hell Online

Belgium’s monsters Slowly We Rot are making their presence visible on the web by putting out their first track “Solitary Realm” for streaming on Bandcamp and unleashing the band’s Facebook page. Their split tape release with Depravation is on its way and will be ...
News

Ryan Bartek Returns to Fortress Europe

Underground writer, musician and traveler Ryan Bartek has returned with his acclaimed book series about world wide DIY underground that began with “The Big Shiny Prison” and continued with “Fortress Europe”, Bartek again raises the bar ...