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SAM BLACK CHURCH: Footage From Reunion Show Available

Fan-filmed video footage of Massachusetts' SAM BLACK CHURCH performing the song "Light the Needfire" at the band's one-off reunion show on September 22, 2007 at The Roxy in Boston can be viewed below. It was the band's first live appearance in over six years. DARKBUSTER, MADBALL and UNEARTH also performed at the gig. Check out ...

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INHUMAN: New Album Delayed

Brooklyn, New York's INHUMAN, the hardcore band featuring AGNOSTIC FRONT members Joseph James and Steve Gallo, has pushed back the projected release date of its new CD, "Last Rites", to October 23. The CD was recorded earlier this year at The Wild Arctic studio by Dean Baltulonis, who has worked with SICK OF IT ALL, ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT: New Music Posted Online

New York hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT have posted two new songs — "Dead to Me" and "For My Family" — on their MySpace page. The tracks come off the band's upcoming CD, "Warriors", due in North America on November 6 via Nuclear Blast Records. "Warriors" was produced by MADBALL/HAZEN STREET frontman Freddy Cricien, ...

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MADBALL Invites Fans To 'Infiltrate The System' Video Shoot

New York hardcore legends MADBALL will shoot a video for the song "Infiltrate the System" on Wednesday, September 12 at 3:45 p.m. (sharp) on 12th Avenue and 25th Street in New York City. "Anyone and everyone is invited," says the band. "We're looking for people from all walks of life, so wear what you would ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT To Release 'For My Family' Single

New York hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT will release a new seven-inch single, "For My Family", on Septmber 25 via Bridge Nine. The effort will feature the following track listing: 01. For My Family 02. Dead to Me 03. Break the Chains The first two songs will appear on the group's upcoming album "Warriors" (to be ...

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SICK OF IT ALL: Video Interview Available

SICK OF IT ALL's performance at the Rheinkultur festival in Bonn, Germany in front of more than 100,000 fanatics was filmed by Bunch TV, which aired the footage on July 15. The accompanying video interview — which includes clips from the band's Rheinkultur concert — is now available for viewing below. SICK OF IT ALL ...

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Infiltrate the System - MADBALL

We all know about the iconic status afforded to New York hardcore giants MADBALL and the string of classic albums released between 1989 and 2000. Some might even add 2005's comeback album "Legacy" to the mix. MADBALL has always been convincing, true to its roots, and more than competent in dishing out what has been ...

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CAUGHT IN A TRAP: 'Driven' Video Posted Online

New York hardcore heavyweights CAUGHT IN A TRAP have released their video for the song "Driven", off of their debut release, "Rats Get Fat". The clip was filmed and produced by Blake Farber (OLDE YORK) at Starrett City Boxing Club in Brooklyn, New York and features three-time Golden Gloves champion Will Rosinsky. Watch the video ...

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SICK OF IT ALL, MADBALL To Team Up For U.S. Tour

New York hardcore legends SICK OF IT ALL and MADBALL will team up for a U.S. tour beginning late October. Exact cities and dates will be announced soon. SICK OF IT ALL will embark on a European tour at the end of the month. Support on the trek will come from WISDOM IN CHAINS. The ...

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INHUMAN: Two New Songs Posted Online

Brooklyn, New York's INHUMAN, the hardcore band featuring AGNOSTIC FRONT members Joseph James and Steve Gallo, has posted two new tracks on its MySpace page. The songs "The Dream Is Not Dead" and "Grindhouse" come off the group's forthcoming release on I Scream Records, "Last Rites", due on September 11 in the U.S. ...

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CYNIC Confirmed For Czech Republic's BRUTAL ASSAULT Festival

Reunited progressive metallers CYNIC, whose 1993 album "Focus" is regarded as a landmark release in the field of technical/progressive metal, have been confirmed for the Brutal Assault festival, set to take place August 9-11 at the Old Army Fortress Josefov in Jaromer, Czech Republic (Jaromer is situated 130 km east of Prague, 20km north from ...

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SONIC SYNDICATE Confirmed For Denmark's FREDERICIA HARDCORE FESTIVAL

Sweden's SONIC SYNDICATE has been confirmed for the Fredericia Hardcore Festival, set to take place August 2-4 in Fredericia, Denmark. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ALL THAT REMAINS THE ASSASSINATORS BOMBEREGN BURY YOUR DEAD THE CASUALTIES COMMON CAUSE CONFRONTO THE FIRST STEP THE GHOSTNAME THE HAUNTED LE PETIT MORT MADBALL MALKOVICH MUNICIPAL ...

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MADBALL: Another New Song Posted Online

Another new MADBALL track, entitled "We the People", has been posted on the band's MySpace page. The song comes off the New York City hardcore legends' upcoming album, "Infiltrate the System", due on August 21 in the U.S. on Ferret Music (in Europe on I Scream, in South America on Liberation, in Australia ...

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DØDHEIMSGARD Confirmed For Czech republic's BRUTAL ASSAULT Festival

DØDHEIMSGARD (DHG) has been confirmed for the Brutal Assault festival, seet to take place August 9-11 in Jaromer, Czech Republic. The festival billing is shaping up as follows: ABORTED ADOR DORATH ALL THAT REMAINS BELPHEGOR BY NIGHT CARNAL FORGE CARNIVAL IN COAL CATARACT CEPHALIC CARNAGE DAGOBA DEICIDE DEPRESY DESTINY (THE DESTINY PROGRAM) DHG (DODHEIMSGARD) DIE ...

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MADBALL: New Song Posted Online

A brand new MADBALL track, entitled "Infiltrate the System", has been posted on the band's MySpace page. The song is the title cut of the New York City hardcore legends' upcoming album, due on August 21 in the U.S. on Ferret Music (in Europe on I Scream, in South America on Liberation, in ...

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HATEBREED Filming Footage For 'Destroy Everything' Video

HATEBREED has issued the following update: "The summer of supremacy has begun!!! We have been getting insane footage here in Europe for our 'Destroy Everything' video as well as the DVD which we promise will eventually come out, haha! "Thank you to all you diehards out there who actually bought our album 'Supremacy' and read ...

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GOREROTTED Parts Ways With Guitarist

U.K. extreme metal band GOREROTTED has parted ways with guitarist Matt "Robin Pants" Hoban. Commented Hoban: "Well, people, after six long years of hangovers and vomiting I have decided to call it a day and part ways with GOREROTTED. I wish the boys great success for the future and would like to thank everyone I ...

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Holland's BAROEG OPEN AIR Festival Cancelled

According to a posting on the LEGION OF THE DAMNED web site, the Baroeg Open Air festival, which was scheduled to take place August 26 at Baroeg in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, has been cancelled. "Due to an incident that happened a few weeks ago, Baroeg has to close its doors for the upcoming three months, ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT To Embark On 'East Coast Fury Tour'

Starting July 18, New York hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT will embark on a headlining run rightfully dubbed the "East Coast Fury Tour". Floored and eager as ever to get out and do some damage, lead singer Roger Miret had this to say about hitting the road again: "I am very excited about this next leg ...

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AGNOSTIC FRONT: New Album To Be Produced By MADBALL Frontman

New York hardcore legends AGNOSTIC FRONT will enter the studio in June 20 to start recording their new CD, entitled "Warriors". Producing the effort will be MADBALL/HAZEN STREET frontman Freddy Cricien, who also happens to be AF vocalist Roger Miret's younger brother. The engineering duties will be handled by Zeuss from Planet Z in Hadley, ...

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