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I met members of Recycled Earth at a Living Laser show in CT awhile back. The Hudson Valley Hardcore scene is tight knit and always seems travel to shows together. Since then, they have been steady on the CT circuit whether ...

Recycled Earth Interview

Interview, Local Band Interview

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I swear, every time I leave Connecticut for a show I see Angela there taking pictures. I have been following her work now for years and, like many of us, I own a few records with a picture she has taken on the cover. After ...

Angela Owens Interview

Interview, Scene Check

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I had the opportunity to interview Chris, the co-owner of Frequency Deleted Records. FDR is at the heart of the scene here in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts. Chris not only runs the label, but is also active in ...

Frequency Deleted Records Interview

Interview, Scene Check

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  I had the chance to interview Hal of Blackhole and Work Ethic Records on his upcoming release Deeper. We talk about his influences, future tour plans, and the current hardcore scene. How does the new ...

Deeper – Blackhole (Exclusive Stream)

Exclusive Streams, Interview

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I had the chance to get a quick interview with Florian of the The Roaring 420s, a psych/garage band from Dresden, Germany. This band blew me away as they mix early surf rock with psychedelic aspects. It is so hard to find ...

The Roaring 420s Interview

Featured Band Interview, Interview

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I had the opportunity to interview Andrew of Vice, a band that has been killing it for years. They hail from NY and are signed to Frequency Deleted records. What bands were most influential to you when you were growing ...

Vice Interview

Featured Band Interview, Interview

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I love interviewing bands from Merrimack Valley because their scene is everything that is right with hardcore. Unfortunately, it is around 6+ hours (round trip) for me to get to Anchors Up, but I try to make up there at ...

Dealbreaker Interview

Featured Band Interview, Interview

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I’ve been following Swamps since their EP Corroding Kings dropped in 2011. Those 5 songs turned into a summer anthem for my friends and I. Every time I have seen Swamps play a show they have given it every ounce of energy. ...

Swamps Interview

Featured Band Interview, Interview

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I first saw Setsuna a few weeks back and was blown away due to their raw emotion and talent. It was just a small local show, but they put everything they had into that set. I got the chance to talk with Al, their drummer, ...

Setsuna Interview

Interview, Local Band Interview