HAVE HEART Members Form New Band FREE, Release Demo

If you don’t remember Have Heart, they were a killer straight edge hardcore band from Massachusetts that called it quits back in 2009. Well, four of the five members of Have Heart have returned under the name Free and they have just unleashed a killer demo, which you can stream and download below. Check it out. It’s rad as all hell.     Continue reading


CHAIN GANG GRAVE Stream New Album “Bury Them And Keep Quiet”

Loud, raucous hardcore act Chain Gang Grave will unleash their album Bury Them And Keep Quiet on the unsuspecting masses on Friday and you need to be ready for this. This band is raw and rad and they’re currently streaming the aforementioned album over on Stereogum. I’m digging this madness and I think you will to. Check out a stream of Bury Them And Keep Quiet below. RAD.     Continue reading

WAKE Prepare To Slay The West Coast This Autumn


Canuck grindcore band WAKE will be laying waste to the Best Coast this autumn.
Commencing on Oct. 30 in Vancouver on the eve of All Hallow’s Eve, and heading down south to LA to play Grindcore 2015 before heading back up north to their home in the Great White North, hitting Boise on their way back.

Aptly named the “LET US BURN TOUR” WAKE will be combusting spontaneously for nearly two weeks playing shows with such greats as The Infamous Gehenna and Theories  before culminating at peak core temperature at Grindcore 2015: In Memoriam of Jesse Pintado where they will be settin’ the house on fire with such heavy hitting greats like Cripple Bastards, Excel, Despise You, Spazztic Blurr, among many other stellar bands on the more extreme and speedy side of things.

Click on after the break for their official tour poster, a full rundown of WAKE’s tour dates, and the poster for Grindcore 2015. The totally rad and gnarly extreme music fest going down in LA on Nov. 6-7:

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NERVOUS Stream New Album “Duration And Delusion”

Crazy punk horde Nervous, whom I have been a fan of for a while now, will unleash their new record Duration And Delusion tomorrow and it is a crusher. I mean, you don’t hear bands absolutely crush great punk these days, but Nervous do it and do it well. If you can’t wait the last few hours, check out a stream of Duration And Delusion below. SO GOOD.     Continue reading

Premiere: CAPE OF BATS Give You A Dose Of “Violent Occultism”

NAC_4-Panel_Jcard_BACK_Template_forILLUSTRATORA genre of music that I find mesmerizing is blackened punk. It’s filthy, it’s raw and it’s amazing. I really love Raspberry Bulbs and now I’ve been turned on to a new band called Cape Of Bats. These guys absolutely destroy with their doom-influenced blackened punk madness. The band has given me the first five tracks off of their forthcoming album Violent Occultism and you can stream those after the jump. Check it out. It’ll crush you.     Continue reading

NIGHT BIRDS Streaming New Album “Mutiny At Muscle Beach”

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New Jersey punks Night Birds have premiered their upcoming full-length, Mutiny at Muscle Beach, over at Impose Magazine. The album will officially be released on October 2 via Fat Wreck Chords and can still be pre-ordered at this location. The album features a vibrant, old school punk feel with a modern twist to it. Stream all 12 catchy anthems after the break.

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NIGHT BIRDS Release Music Video For “Mutiny At Muscle Beach”

night birdsNight Birds will soon release their new album Mutiny At Muscle Beach and the band has released their new music video for the albums title track today. The video is pretty cool, with most of it taking place on a VHS tape. The track is only two and a half minutes long, but the band packs a lot into the video. Check it out below and see if you’re digging it.     Continue reading

NIGHT BIRDS Streaming New Track “Blank Eyes”

I believe Eric introduced me to punk heathens Night Birds soon after he started here and I’m glad he did. The band is really fun and energetic and I am super stoekd that they will be releasing a new record this year. The album is titled Mutiny At Muscle Beach and if you want to hear a radical new track titled “Blank Eyes,” just click on over after the jump. It’s siiiick      Continue reading

STOP BREATHING Streaming New Album “V”

Hardcore punk horde Stop Breathing will release their new album V tomorrow, but if you can’t wait that long I’ve got news for you. Revolver is currently streaming the album in full! This is a really rad record from Stop Breathing and it is also my introduction to the band. You can check out the stream below. Get pummeled.      Continue reading

KNUCKLE PUCK Release Music Video For “True Contrite”

knuckle pckOh, I adore Knuckle Puck. They’re one of those bands. Well, they’ll be releasing their new album Copacetic in September and it is sounding so sweet. The band has released a new music video to amp up the excitement for the album. The video is for their track “True Contrite” and it is a spectacular video. Check it out below and see if you’re digging it.      Continue reading

BL’AST Streaming New EP “For Those Who’ve Graced The Fire”

Where have I been? The last I heard about Bl’ast, they were releasing their long lost album Blood!. I seriously must have been in the dark since then because from my research the band has released another album and now they have signed to Rise Records and are releasing a new EP. The EP is titled For Those Who’ve Graced The Fire and it is pretty fucking rad. The EP features Dave Grohl and Chuck Dukowski filling in on drums and bass respectively. You can check out the EP below.     Continue reading

RAMMING SPEED Streaming New Track “Choke Holds And Bullet Holes”

Thrashpunks Ramming Speed have marked an early September release for their new album No Epitaphs. We’ve already heard one new track from the album, but the band isn’t going to let that stand. Ramming Speed have unloaded their fierce new track “Choke Holds And Bullet Holes” for the world to grind. Check out the track below or you’re dead to me.     Continue reading

THE WONDER YEARS Release New Music Video “Cardinals”

Wodner YearsThe Wonder Years will release their new album No Closer To Heaven next month and the band has released a new music video to amp us all up in anticipation. The video is for the bands radical new track “Cardinals,” which is an amazing song. The video is very simple but really cool. I think this might be the video I’ve been wanting to see for some time now, I was just waiting for The Wonder Years to make it. Check it out below.     Continue reading

KNUCKLE PUCK Streaming New Track “True Contrite”

Ohhhh, man. Some new Knuckle Puck comin’ at cha! This band is just great. I have a soft spot for pop punk and these dudes do it right. I’ve completely missed the news that the band would be releasing a new record, titled Copacetic, but I am so stoked now that I not only know, but have heard a fantastic new track. The track is titled “True Contrite” and it is beautifully melodic and catchy as hell. Check it out below.      Continue reading

POWER Streaming New Track “Slow Train Coming”

After premiering a new track here on AA last month, Power have released another barn burner for us to hear. This new track is titled “Slow Train Coming” and it is so damn good that I can’t think straight. Loud, crunchy riffs and raw, real vocals ripping through, it’s so damn good. Check out the new Power jam below.     Continue reading