Tagged: Cult Ritual

Freak Scene #49: The Year End Edition

In this week’s Freak Scene, Jamie Johns discusses the year’s best singles, full lengths, cassettes and shows. Somehow it includes no mention of the band Emeralds. Check her writeup after the jump!

POSTED December 21, 2009 12:03PM IN FREAK SCENE TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Freak Scene #39

In this edition of Freak Scene, we are getting knee deep in masculinity…sort of. In terms of “crossover” (meaning: they appeal to real hardcore fans and to, you know, “hardcore fans”) hardcore groups, every one … read more »

POSTED July 6, 2009 10:49AM IN FREAK SCENE TAGS: , ,

The Singles Collection – Herds, Iron Age, Cult Ritual

This week on the Singles Collection, we’re delving into some of the best hardcore America has to offer. While everything on offer is, in one way or another, indebted to the DC scene — whether it be aesthetically, sonically or just in terms of pure work ethic — each of this week’s bands has taken those original sounds and ideals and transformed them into something definitively their own. read more »

POSTED January 14, 2009 5:00PM IN THE TRIPWIRE Comments (3) TAGS: , ,