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The Month In Hardcore – February 2020

Somebody grabs the microphone and bellows, "This is hardcore! Love it or leave it!" This person is about four feet away from me, but the…
Tom Breihan | February 14, 2020 - 1:24 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | January 24, 2020 - 3:34 pm

The Best Hardcore Albums Of 2018

One of the best moments I witnessed at this year’s Damaged City, the DIY punk festival in our nation’s capital, came when Wildhoney, a Baltimore…
Tom Breihan | December 14, 2018 - 10:14 am

More Drug Church stories

Self Defense Family – “Jesus Of Nazareth”

When he isn't hosting podcasts or writing podcasts, Patrick Kindlon leads two very different Albany-based punk-adjacent bands. One of those bands, the mighty Drug Church,…
Tom Breihan | April 23, 2020 - 12:47 pm

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

The 5 Best Songs Of The Week

Every week the Stereogum staff chooses the five best new songs of the week (the eligibility period begins and ends Thursdays right before midnight). This
Stereogum | January 24, 2020 - 3:34 pm

Drug Church – “Bliss Out”

Drug Church fucking rule. The Albany-based band has been around for the better part of a decade now, combining chunky hardcore drive with bleary melodies.
Tom Breihan | January 21, 2020 - 11:55 am

Lists

The 50 Best Albums Of 2018

The legends, for the most part, stayed quiet in 2018. Your Radioheads, your Beyoncés, and your Kendrick Lamars were not entirely silent; Thom Yorke, Johnny…
Stereogum | December 4, 2018 - 10:00 am

Premiere

Drug Church – “Unlicensed Hall Monitor” Video

Every time I hear the name Drug Church, I can't help but associate it with J Church: an incredible Bay Area punk band that came…
Michael Nelson | October 17, 2018 - 11:19 am

Drug Church – “Avoidarama” Video

You guys know the Hold Steady song "Stay Positive"? I love that song so much, and there's this one verse that always gets me so…
Michael Nelson | August 3, 2018 - 1:15 pm