Vinnie Value, Legendary New York Hardcore Drummer, Has Died

We have sad news to report, as we learned that New York Hardcore legend and drummer Vinnie Value (real name Vincent Verga), has died. No cause of death has been revealed so far. At the time of his passing, he was suffering a spinal condition and a GoFundMe had been organized to help offset the growing cost of his treatment. Vinnie was best known as the drummer in hardcore bands such as Warzone, Kill Your Idols and No Redeeming Social Value. Many tributes have been pouring in, including his Kill Your Idols bandmates you can see below. Vinnie was survived by his wife and two children. We send out our sympathies to his family, friends and many fans at this time. Continue reading

November 9th 2018 New Music Releases

Check out all of today’s new releases in the music world!Continue reading

Of Mice & Men – “Warzone” Video Released, New Album Announced

We reported back in September that Of Mice & Men had finished recording their new album, and now we know when we will be able to hear it. Continue reading

Todd Youth Talks Bloodclot, Punk History, Rock Royalty And More

Todd Youth is a legend of New York Hardcore, rock and metal. At 12 years old he played bass in Agnostic Front and later went on to play in or work with Murphy’s Law, and Warzone. Youth has also played with Danzing, Samhain, D Generation, Glenn Campbell, Son Of Sam, The Chelsea Smiles, Cheap Trick, Ace Frehley (current band), and briefly with Motorhead. Todd is currently playing with his hardocre punk supergroup Bloodclot, with members of Cro-Mags, Queens Of The Stone Age, and The Dwarves. Ghost Cult chatted with Todd outside Saint Vitus Bar In Brooklyn. Bloodclot’s Up In Arms is out now on Metal Blade Records. Videography and photos by Omar Cordy/OJC Photography. Continue reading