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True Love releasing a new LP on Bridge 9 (stream “Your Side”)

Detroit melodic hardcore band True Love are releasing their first album for Bridge Nine, Heaven’s Too Good For Us, on July 1 via the label (pre-order). It was recorded with Andy Nelson at Chicago's Bricktop Studios, and the album features guest vocals from Turnstile's Brendan Yates and Forced Order's Nick Samayoa...

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Turning Point
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Thursday’s Geoff Rickly, 108’s Rob Fish & Mouthpiece’s Tim McMahon singing for Turning Point at TIHC

When the lineup for This Is Hardcore 2016 was announced, it was revealed that there'd be a very rare Turning Point reunion with with guest vocalists paying tribute to the late Frank “Skip” Candelori. Now those guests have been revealed...

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Youth of Today
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an interview with Walter Schreifels & Sammy Siegler of Youth of Today, ahead of their reunion at This Is Hardcore

Hardcore legends Youth of Today are reuniting for Philly's This Is Hardcore festival this year. We caught up with members Walter Schreifels and Sammy Siegler ahead of the reunion to discuss their return to the band, memories from the road, playing for Nazis, and the existence of showtunes in hardcore. Seriously.

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This Is Hardcore 2016 lineup (Youth of Today, Turning Point, Gorilla Biscuits, Integrity, Burn & more)

Philly's This Is Hardcore fesival returns from August 4-7 with Youth of Today and Turning Point (!) reunions (with guest vocalists paying tribute to the late Frank "Skip" Candelori), Gorilla Biscuits, Integrity, Burn, Floorpunch, Strife...

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Heavy Chains & Suburban Scum members allegedly beat and hospitalized Crosscheck’s drummer; Back to School Jam is now a benefit for him

Following an alleged altercation at a recent This Is Hardcore aftershow, Tom Alderson (drummer of the band Crosscheck) was hospitalized after being severely bea...

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10 reasons Misfits should not be playing “Earth A.D.” in full

It was announced today that the bassist-turned-frontman Jerry Only-led Misfits will be co-headlining This is Hardcore in Philadelphia with a special set where they'll be playing their 1983 album "Earth A...

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This Is Hardcore 2015 lineup (The Exploited, Chokehold, The Suicide File, American Nightmare, Snapcase, Slapshot, more)

This year marks the 10th edition of Philadelphia's annual This Is Hardcore festival, and the lineup is stacked as usual. From July 23-26 the festival brings hardcore to Philly including the Danzig-less Misfits playing the Danzig-written Earth A......

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Sick Of It All announce LP & show with H2O; This is Hardcore underway in Philly (related NYC shows this weekend too)

Sick Of It All at Rev25 (more by Rebecca Reed)

NYHC vets Sick Of It All have announced that they'll release their tenth album, The Last Act of Defiance, on September 30 (album art and tracklist below), and will play a hometown show soon after that on October 4 at Irving Plaza with fellow NYC punk vets H2O as well as Pennsylvania's Wisdom In Chains and White Collar Crime ...

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Title Fight sign to ANTI-, working on new LP; This Is Hardcore begins today

Title Fight at Coachella 2014 (more by Dana (distortion) Yavin)

Title Fight have launched a new Instagram account where they announced that they've signed to ANTI- and are currently in the studio working on a new album with producer Will Yip (who did their last LP, the new Braid, and a ton of other stu...

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Subhumans touring in July, including NYC and This is Hardcore afterparty (dates)

Subhumans @ Punk Rock Bowling 2013 (more by Keith Marlowe)

Old school UK anarcho-punks Subhumans are heading stateside this July, playing dates in the US and Canada with Philadelphia's folkish punks Mischief Brew (who just played Brooklyn's Grand Victory -- did you go...

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