"Brooks Was Here was formed in 2011 in Warsaw. The band play emotive
post-hardcore with screamo and mathcore influences. The band name was
derived from "The Shawshank Redemption". They has released two EP's -
"S/T" in 2011 and "High Violence" in 2013. From the beginning the core
of the band is Majkel (guitar) and Mateusz (vocals, bass). Over the
years in the band played many musicians. New stuff was recorded as a
trio with new drummer Mikolaj. New EP is harsh, melodic and mathy. New
quality recording called "III", to be released in late 2015 via Jagged
"NCHC veterans Gut Feeling return with their first new recording since
2012 S/T EP. Gut Feeling features former members of Catharsis, Undying,
Torch Runner, Nightbear, and others.
Like the previous EP, the 2015 S/T EP was engineered by Kris Hilbert
at Legitimate Business (Greensboro, NC). Six new tracks of fast hardcore
punk, a little reminiscent of early 2000’s hardcore like Champion,
Modern Life is War, Comeback Kid."
"Guest services at Fashionable Idiots and the shady PR Firm of Rock
Bottom Records thought that local degenerates, Wild Child had such a
raging demo that it should be pressed to wax and available to the
masses. They smashed their heads together and here we are. Thanks to a
swift kick in the ass by Mammoth Sound Mastering this thing rips a lot
harder and will melt yer record needle instead of clog up that old reel
to reel cassette deck, cool. Wild Child plays unhinged hc/punk that may
bring to mind sounds of Boston not LA, but with an LA vocal delivery ala
"BLINDSIDE USA, from Kansas City, MO, formed in the fall of 2014. After recording a demo heavily influenced by late 80's NYHC (Breakdown & Agnostic Front) and early 2000's hardcore (Mental & Justice). They are back with their 6 track debut 7’’.
Some say that Blindside USA is hardcore for the punks and punk for the jocks, but either way they're comin' from the blindside"
7'' already available for preorder, if you slept on their demo, time to catch up!
"Grip is a heavy post-hardcore band from Philadelphia, started in the fall of 2014 with Alex on guitar/vocals, Dan on bass and Pat on drums/vocals (EP's lineup). The band's current lineup is Alex on guitar/vocals, Dan on bass and Rob on guitar.
The Wolves/Fawn EP was recorded in the summer of 2015 with Dylan Tasch at Midley Grange Recording in Warrington, PA.