Quicksand – Glassjaw – Primitive Weapons: Live At Brooklyn Steel

If you grew up in the 198os and you liked heavy music, New York Hardcore has a profound effect on you. If you were born too late, say the little bros and sisters of hardcore kids, you too might have been influenced by this massive scene. Some of you formed bands yourself, that matched the style and fire of the earlier wave but did their own thing, like Madball. Others included their own influences, emo, thrash, rock, reggae and other subgenres to shape and mold what musical sound was coming next. What came next was post-hardcore. Not exclusive to NYC or even the east coast, it soon became a worldwide phenomenon, and like it’s older brother, it also came in waves. All these years later, two of the most impressive and talented bands ever Quicksand (first wave, helped create the genre) and Glassjaw (second wave, equally defining and crucial) not only have recent new albums out, they are both vital today as they were back then. Continue reading

Quicksand Is Streaming “Interiors” Online

Today is the day Quicksand fans have been waiting for. The post-hardcore legends have released their first new full-length album since 1995 thanks to Epitaph Records, and to celebrate, they are streaming Interiors in its entirety online. Continue reading

Quicksand Debuts New Single – “Interiors”

Quicksand will be releasing their highly anticipated new album, Interiors, on Friday (November 10th) via Epitaph Records. The post-hardcore legends have already shared the ‘Cosmonauts’ single online, and we have another new song streaming for your listening pleasure today. Continue reading