Category Archives: bands u may have slept on

bands that never got anywhere then disappeared: hollistercore edition

                                                       the “Co.” stands for core It has pretty much been established that Sarge … Continue reading

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Bands u may have slept on: TURMOIL

Back in the mid-late 90s, the big trend was what we called “noisecore” at the time. Pioneered by RORSHACH, DEADGUY, and KISS IT GOODBYE, “noisecore” was our term for the bands who played heavy, metallic hardcore with a skronky edge. … Continue reading

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bands that never got anywhere then disappeared: mallpunk edition

I enjoy pop punk of all varieties (except for ramonescore lol) but I generally tend to prefer the new over the old. I find it super annoying when people who are into older pop punk act like fuccbois because of … Continue reading

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Do you remember OG MOSHCORE?

One thing we all have in common here at SYWH is we are all bonded by the breakdown. Whether it’s deathcore, easycore or old school tumblrcore, we love music that brings the mosh. This has lead me to be curious … Continue reading

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French Canadian Skate Punk – The Lost Genre

Let me educate all of you ignorant Americans a little about my irrelevant country. In Canada, we have these things called “provinces” which is basically like our version of states. There is a province occupied by the French called “Quebec”. … Continue reading

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What was it like to be a cool person in hardcore 10-15 years ago? – The Historiography of Sass

The internet is having a weird influence on hardcore.  Every day, thousands of kids who weren’t even old enough to be in kindergarten when I first started going to shows are scouring the internet for the most obscure shit no … Continue reading

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bands that never got anywhere then disappeared: easycore edition

damn, shes cute. hopefully she’s easy in more than one way xD With Tr00 Pop Punk (also known as Post-Easycore™) in its stride and Soft Grunge quickly gaining more and more popularity, the days of First Wave Easycore are long gone … Continue reading

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Do you remember OLD SCHOOL WEST COAST DEATHCORE?

My post about Her Demise My Rise made me reminisce back to a certain era of music… and since the readers of SYWH seem to be suckers for things that give them nostalgia boners, why not talk about it? I’m … Continue reading

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neon pop: the final frontier

If there’s one thing on this earth that I have an undying love for, it’s neon pop music. The saccharine synths, the bouncy rhythms, the upbeat guitar riffs, the catchy hooks, the autotuned vocal harmonies… when you put all of these … Continue reading

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bands that never got anywhere then disappeared: ignorant moshcore edition

Have you ever wanted to call your ex a scum slut? Or maybe you want to exude traits of a dominant alpha male personality that you wish you had? Then it sounds like ignorant moshcore is right up your alley! … Continue reading

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