SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
#VOICES- THIS IS HARDCORE 2016
IN EFFECT CANVASES THE THIS IS HARDCORE BACK STAGE AND PARKING LOT AREAS TO INTERVIEW 25 SEPERATE BAND MEMBERS WHO PERFORMED AT THIS YEARS FESTIVAL
This November be on the lookout for “The Extermination Vol, 3” from FLATSPOT RECORDS which is the third in a series of compilations that features 9 brand new songs that are exclusive to this release. Bands and track listing is as follows: TERROR “Other Worlds”, COUNTDOWN “Average Man”, DISGRACE “Hunt/Reprise”, MANIPULATE “Shadow Walker”, PIECE BY PIECE “Hating You”, TAKE OFFENSE “Enter The Center”, HIGHER POWER “World Gone Mad”, FRIEND OR FOE “Invincible”, and D.C. DISORDER “Naïve To A World”. This compilation will be released on 12” vinyl, cassette and digital platforms and is scheduled to be release on November 11th. Check in with Flatspot for more info.
The Washington state based band G.L.O.S.S. have announced they will be breaking up but not before they play the Not Dead Yet Fest this October in Toronto as well as a farewell show in the Northwest which is still to be announced. G.L.O.S.S. first caught our attention with their January 2015 demo followed by their “Trans Day Of Revenge” EP which came out this past June. You can listen to either of these releases by going HERE.
BORROWED TIME from Rochester, NY have sneak peaked a new track titled “Final Curtain Call” which is off their upcoming EP titled “Poisonous Grace” which is due out in October on Surface Records. The new release will have 5 brand new songs and a cover of S.O.D.’s “United Forces”. “Final Curtain Call” features guest vocals by Ray of Brick By Brick and Full Blown Chaos and another new song titled “Judas Kiss” has guest vocals by Karl from Earth Crisis. Listen to the new track HERE.
SEPTEMBER 18, 2016
IN EFFECT CATCHES UP WITH NIELS AND DAAN OF HOLLAND'S CORNERED TO GET
SOME INFO ON ONE OF THE BEST HARDCORE BANDS ON THE EUROPEAN SCENE TODAY
IN EFFECT'S FRESH BLOOD PAGE UPDATED WITH WEST CHESTER, PA'S NATION OF WOLVES
HARLEY FLANAGAN’S “LIFE OF MY OWN” BOOK NOW AVAILABLE TO PURCHASE
HARLEY FLANAGAN’s 448 page “Life Of My Own” biography which is due out on September 27th is now available for purchase through Amazon.com. If you would like to meet the founder member of the legendary Cro-Mags he will be doing book signings at Manitoba’s which is located at 99 Avenue B in NYC on September 27th from 7-9pm.
SICK OF IT ALL’s new EP “When The Some Clears” is due out November 4th and will come with a book celebrating the band’s 30 years in existence with rare photos and thoughts/liner notes from fellow musicians they have shared the stage with over the years. Track listing for this EP is as follows: “When The Smoke Clears”, “Black Venom”, “Doomed Campaign”, “Blood & Steel”, and “Fortress”. SOIA’s last release was “Last Act Of Defiance” which came out in September of 2014.
The new THE LAST STAND EP titled “This Is Real” is coming along with an expected release for late 2016/early 2017. Recorded by Jerry Farley who worked with the band on their last effort “The Time Is Now”. Track listing is as follows: “This Is Real”, “The Ride”, “Path Of The Righteous”, “Still Bleeding” and a cover of “Big Mouth” by Gorilla Biscuits. Look for “This Is Real” to be released in digital, CD and vinyl formats. Check out a short sampling by clicking HERE.
MY REALITY ENTERTAINMENT is the new label being put forth by LEEWAY frontman Eddie Sutton. The first release of this new venture will be the debut album from TRUTH & RIGHTS who Eddie also sings for. The 10 song full length is titled “Lies And Sleights” and will be out first digitally around Halloween followed up shortly afterwards with a CD version. You can catch Truth & Rights on October 30th (along with Leeway) at the Blue Room in Secaucus, NJ where Eddie along with Tripsquad Productionz have started booking shows with the idea of having regular Saturday and Sunday metal and hardcore meatiness. EddieLeeway156@gmail.com for more info on the bookings and in case you missed it the track “Games” off of that Truth & Rights debut can be heard HERE.
NY’s AGITATOR have announced they have broken up.
Holland’s ALL FOR NOTHING will be playing This Is Africa Fest on November 5th in Nairobi, Kenya. The show is hosted by the Rock Society of Kenya and the Hardcore Help Foundation from Germany. Locals Rash, Last Year’s Tragedy, and Rish are also on the bill. Click HERE to see a short promo clip from All For Nothing’s singer Cindy.
Be on the lookout for HOTHEADS, a new band out of NYC who just put out a 5 song EP online that will soon be released in cassette form via Just A Audial. Featuring members of Brain Slug, Deflect, Krimewatch and NYC Headhunters. Click HERE to check out their new release which you can download for a “name your price”. Info on how to order the cassette can be found there as well.
SEPTEMBER 3, 2016
PART 3 OF IN EFFECT'S LOOK AT THE OCCUPATIONS OF SOME OF YOUR FAVORITE BANDS
INCLUDES MEMBERS OF: IGNITE, KNUCKLEDUST, KING LY CHEE, AGNOSTIC FRONT, WISDOM IN CHAINS, WAR ON WOMEN, REGULATE, STRIFE, BREAK AWAY, DEATH THREAT & MORE!
AUGUST 28, 2016
NEW "20 QUESTIONS WITH" INTERVIEW WITH CHRIS LUFT OF GERMAN JUGGERNAUT RYKERS
AUGUST 26, 2016
JOSH DERR GIVES A RUNDOWN OF HIS 4 DAY HARDCORE WEEKEND IN PHILLY
IN EFFECT HARDCORE MILITARY GREEN SHIRTS NOW IN STOCK ON A LIMITED RUN
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