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STREAM: VICE – “Shaolin Idols” (Feat. Tom Sheehan of Indecision)

Get ready to slam your head through a wall, because Staten Island hardcore band VICE just released their new single, “Shaolin Idols.” VICE seamlessly switches between fast hardcore, power violence, and heavy melodic hardcore, creating a bastard child so fueled with confusion and hatred that it begs you to rip your own skin off. Is that […]

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MUSIC VIDEO: Vice – “Since Birth”

Staten Island hardcore’s Vice just released a music video today for their song “Since Birth.” Created by Richmond City Media, the video is a collection of live shots and a look into the life of the boys in Vice. It’s a pretty standard music video, but that isn’t a negative quality. The video is a […]

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STREAM: Vice – “Since Birth”

Staten Island hardcore band Vice released their new song “Since Birth” yesterday, and let me tell you it’s rad. It’s fast, heavy, and it’s begging for you to get really stupid in some sleazy punk basement. “Since Birth” is the first song to be released off of Vice’s newest EP, Flawed, which comes out in August on […]

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Curious Volume Changes Name, Streams New Song

Staten Island punk act Curious Volume announced that after 7 years they will be leaving behind their old moniker, changing their band name to Everything Ever. Along with the band’s big announcement, Everything Ever has released a brand new song titled ”Rock Bottom”, which available for free download and is the group’s first material since […]

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Wester/Hindsights Release Teaser Clip For Upcoming Split

Staten Island punk outfit Wester have released a teaser clip of the band’s upcoming split EP with UK act Hindsights. Included with the teaser clip, the band’s have also released the official artwork and track list for the EP. The split is expected to drop sometime later this month, being released on Long Island based […]

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REVIEW: Wester – Flux

Artist: Wester Album: Flux Genre: Pop Punk/Melodic Hardcore Label: Meadowbrook Records I’m a sucker for pop-punk and melodic-hardcore combo bands. Artists like Title Fight, Basement, Daylight are on the rise right now, and a lot of the time bands such as these put out really strong releases that can be overlooked by the punk community. […]

BET DJ shot and killed

Hip-hop DJ Megatron (Corey McGriff) was murdered near his home in Staten Island on early Sunday morning. DJ Megatron was a regular announcer on BET’s popular music video show 106 & Park, and was only 32 years old. Read the police report right here.