POST-HARDCORE. This is a repress of AMBER's self released 5 song CD. AMBERS 5 songs in 35 minutes! AMBER are from Marburg,Germany playing epic post-rock with heavy sludge parts and deep atmospheric melodies with apocalyptic vocals like CULT OF LUNA, ENVY or ISIS. Pro-made demo tape with lyricsheet.
primitive age (2014/TANK CRIMES)
METAL. An unholy union of MUNICIPAL WASTE guitarist Ryan Waste, former D.R.I. drummer Felix Griffin and VOLTURE guitarist Nick Polous, the Virginia/Texas punk-metal merauders invoke spirits of VENOM, MOTÖRHEAD and HELLHAMMER with the "primitive age".
demo (2013/TAKE IT BACK)
HARDCORE. Hailing from Santa Barbara, California, BECOME reminds of the sound of past emotive hardcore bands such as SWIZ, RITES OF SPRING, and SAWHORSE, played with the passion of modern bands. Explosive and high energy hardcore as well done as you would expect considering the members involved. BECOME features current and ex-members of MANUMISSION, OCHRE, DESPERATE HOURS, BROKEN NEEDLE, BLASTING CONCEPT, etc.. This is a limited edition of 200 professionally duplicated cassettes which come with awesome looking printed covers.
noistalgia (2012/TANK CRIMES)
GRINDCORE. BENT SEA was formed in 2011 by Dirk Verbeuren (SOILWORK, ABORTED) as a musical homage to the founding fathers of grindcore and noise, such as NAPALM DEATH, REPULSION and TERRORIZER. Enlisting his ABORTED bandmate and fellow belgian Sven De Caluwe on vocals and metal giant Devin Townsend on bass duties and production. Verbeuren handles guitar and drums. The band self released this 12 song tape digitally through their website and now available in physically on cassette format from Tankcrimes.
demo (2013/CUT THE CORD THAT)
METAL-PUNK. BLACK TOWER from Ottawa, Canada consist of members from the CRUSADES and VISITORS. You could call them fantasy or metal-punk or the BLIND GUARDIAN of melody-punk, ha ha. Limited 4 track demo tape.
2014 demo (2014/BLEEDING EDGES)
HARDCORE-PUNK. A new project from the suburban hell of New Jersey featuring a current member of NIGHT BIRDS, BLOODTYPE and PHIBES. Mainly influenced by bands like SLAPSHOT, BLUNT FORCE blends Boston '82 hardcore with U.K. '82 punk/oi. The songs are melodic yet hard and mid-paced. Includes a cover of a Boston classic.
BURST OF RAGE
s/t (2015/MOSHERS DELIGHT)
HARDCORE. Scattered across the East-Coast, BURST OF RAGE is a new, young hardcore band that hails from DC, CT, NY and MA. Paying homage to the Anthrax Club bands of the late '80s, they come correct with their debut 7-song demo tape of tunes inspired by the "x marks the spot" compilation 7".
s/t (2012/YOUTH ATTACK)
HARDCORE. On this all-out hardcore assault, Denver's CADAVER DOG hit hard with their debut of '80s-style anthems filled with gruff vocals, catchy three-chord hooks, and stomping mid-tempo breakdowns. Taking cues from NEGATIVE APPROACH, C.I.A. and NEGATIVE FX, these 5 tracks are timeless in their pissed off delivery. This chrome-pro-printed cassette release features deluxe inner wrap-around sleeves held with custom stickers and enclosed in an outer foldout cover. Limited to 500 copies.
HARDCORE. CHEAP DRUGS features former VOGUE members. On their debut 7" you'll get 5 tracks packed with mean, dirty hardcore. Limited to 500 copies on white vinyl.
CHEVIN / ANXIETY ATTACK
POWER-VIOLENCE/GRINDCORE. CHEVIN from Dresden, Germany makes power-violence hardcore. Similar to the new german breed of bands, like HENRY FONDA, SICKMARK or DERBE LEBOWSKI. ANXIETY ATTACK out of Lille, France plays ginding hardcore, very cool stuff. Pro-made tape is limited to 100 copies.
s/t (2015/FIGHT EM' ALL)
HARDCORE-PUNK. Formed by ex-members of Los Angeles's DISAPPROVAL and SOUL SEARCH, CONVICT takes cues from classic US hardcore but serve it with a very healthy dose of oi, pounding out 5 mid-tempo stompers on this, their debut release.
state of emergency (2015/LIFE TO LIVE)
HARDCORE. Grand Rapids's DETAIN presents their debut release in the form of this demo cassette that features 5 songs played in the same hard-as-nails vein as bands like IRATE, ALL OUT WAR and MERAUDER. Pro-made tape, hand-numbered out of 100 copies.
II (2013/SELL YOUR SOUL)
SLUDGE/DOOM-METAL/HARDCORE. After 2 splits, a MCD and a full-length, "II" marks EIBON's bleakest and most ambitious material to date. "the void settlers" and "elements of doom" are 2 massive 20min. tracks where EIBON refine their very own vision of slow and painful music, infusing their raw sludge/doom with black-metal and more atmospheric parts. A must-have for fans of RAMESSES, UNEARTLY TRANCE and NEUROSIS.
HARDCORE. Comprising members of AGNOSTIC FRONT, MADBALL, MOUTHPIECE and more, THE EULOGY is a SoCal hardcore band that makes call backs to their former alma maters and more. On the band's 3-song debut, THE EULOGY do right by those classics of yesteryear with a trio of burners.
demo 2014 (2014/LIFE TO LIVE)
SXE-HARDCORE. FACE IT is a straight edge, youth-crew hardcore band coming out of Florida. Ex-members of TRUTH INSIDE playing a style that pays tribute to such bands such as JUDGE, YOUTH OF TODAY and FLOORPUNCH. Handnumbered out of 100 copies.