Post-Hardcore Electronica Is Even Better with a Blistering Live Light Show

A kinetic live show makes its world premiere at MUTEK Montreal, featuring the talents of Takami Nakamoto and drummer Sebastien Benoits.
Kevin Holmes
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VICE Exclusive: Listen to One of Geronimo!'s Final Songs

Thanks for putting out a final tease of an EP to make us all mourn your breakup, Geromino! You will be missed.
Charlie Ambler
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VICE Exclusive: Needs' New Track Will Make You Want to Burn Down a Suburb

The Canadian band plays angsty punk tunes that sometimes veer into math, noise, and hardcore territory.
Charlie Ambler
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VICE Exclusive: Stream Self Defense Family and Touché Amoré's New Seven-Inch

The collaborative two-track album builds to a climax that'll please even the most jaded of hardcore fans.
Charlie Ambler
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Cloakroom's New Song 'Starchild Skull' Keeps the Shoegaze Spirit Alive

Cloakroom's new track taps into the sound of slowcore greats like Codeine and Low while simultaneously incorporating their own ambient Midwestern drawl. It's like if Steve Albini secretly moonlit as a corn farmer in Des Moines.
Charlie Ambler

Jim Saah Learned How to Use His Camera During the Height of DC Hardcore

I spoke to him about all his amazing photos of your favorite hardcore bands.
Oliver Lunn

I Saw Quicksand Three Times in One Week

You can really tell how much you like a band by how long you’ve been listening to them. Quicksand is one of those bands. I’ve been listening to them for over 20 years, and every time I hear them it never gets old.
Atiba Jefferson