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It Dies Today reunites, kids get stoked that REAL metalcore is coming back! It’s kinda cool that a band that was considered lame emo shit when I was in high school has earned the prestigious title of REAL METALCORE™, but as someone who has witnessed this genre run its course the first … Continue reading

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FOREVER THE SICKEST KIDS are breaking up *crying emoji*

“lol rmbr when we thought we were gonna be the next all time low” Our friends at Property Of Zack broke the news last week that FTSK are “going on indefinite hiatus” aka breaking up. While in all honesty this … Continue reading

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Tommy from SLEEPING GIANT drops knowledge on 90s hardcore

I met Tommy Green, vocalist for the Christian moshcore band SLEEPING GIANT and former vocalist for Christian moshcore band X DEATHSTAR X, last week. I’m not sure why it took this many years for us to meet, because in the … Continue reading

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So glad that BLACK VEIL BRIDES are keeping REAL punk alive!!

Big ups to my boys in BVB for the support and keeping the spirit of DIY punk alive in 2014!!

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Demi Lovato displays NEW ALTERNATIVE LOOK

                  Demi shaved the side of her head and she doesn’t give a FUCK! Although Miley Cyrus’ transformation from ordinary girl to whatever the fuck she is now was nothing short of horrifying, I … Continue reading

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If u can remember back to the days of top 8s, friend adders, and bulletins, you will remember that one of the best ways to discover new bands was from videos like this one: The guy behind the above video … Continue reading

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Sneak preview: “PUNK GOES PUNK” Volume 1!!!

We are very excited to share this EXCLUSIVE NEWS about an upcoming release from our friends at Fearless Records, “Punk Goes Punk Vol 1!!” This compilation features your favorite punk bands of today revisiting the classic punk songs that influenced … Continue reading

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World premiere: ENPEDESTALMENT “Death 2 Real Metal” (ft Will from THE STORY SO FAR)


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2014 STATE OF THE SCENE ADDRESS: It’s 1997 again

I called my 2012 State Of The Scene Address “It’s Cool To Be Tr00,” because 2011 marked the death of any remaining vestiges of the scene era, and the dawn of a new grey/brown/olive green age. I am not sure … Continue reading

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Jesse Cannon aka ‘the joey sturgis of troo pop-punk’ is teaching a free, online class about mastering

If you aren’t familiar with my buddy Jesse Cannon, you should be. Like I said, he is best known as “the Joey Sturgis of tr00 pop-punk,” having produced just about every band I’ve made fun of or called pussies over … Continue reading

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