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The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Nicki Minaj's "Ganja Burn" didn't make this week's list, but I remain delighted that music videos are a medium where "The Scorpion King, but sexy"
Tom Breihan | August 17, 2018 - 1:09 pm


The 50 Best Albums Of 2018 So Far

Have you ever talked to your parents about what it was like to live through the late '60s? National leaders were gunned down right and…
Stereogum | June 6, 2018 - 12:00 pm

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You Should Go See Turnstile

There are stagedives, and then there are stagedives. Maybe two songs into Baltimore hardcore band Turnstile's set last night, frontman Brendan Yates launched himself into…
Tom Breihan | April 6, 2018 - 2:29 pm

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Turnstile – “Bomb / I Don’t Wanna Be Blind” Video

The great Baltimore hardcore band Turnstile, whose live show is the sort of thing that you really need to experience, came out of the DIY…
Tom Breihan | August 16, 2018 - 12:11 pm

World’s Fair – “Dundas Street West” (Feat. Nasty Nigel, Cody B. Ware, & Turnstile’s Freaky Franz)

Did you know Franz Lyons, the bass player in Baltimore hardcore heroes Turnstile, is also a rapper? Before Turnstile achieved their current status near the
Chris DeVille | July 13, 2018 - 2:06 pm

Egg Men – “Outside The Shell”

Turnstile are busy. The Baltimore band have spent years rising to the top of the DIY hardcore circuit. Earlier this year, they pushed their sound…
Tom Breihan | May 17, 2018 - 10:07 am

Stream Turnstile Time & Space

Over the last few years, the Baltimore band Turnstile have risen to the top of the word-of-mouth-driven DIY hardcore scene, packing shows everywhere and developing…
Tom Breihan | February 19, 2018 - 9:57 am

Turnstile – “I Don’t Wanna Be Blind”

In a few short weeks, Turnstile, the Baltimore-bred melodic hardcore stars, will come out with Time & Space, easily their biggest and most ambitious album…
Tom Breihan | February 7, 2018 - 2:02 pm

Turnstile – “Moon” Video

Next month, Baltimore hardcore marauders Turnstile will complete their leap out of the DIY universe when they release Time & Space, their Roadrunner Records debut.
Tom Breihan | January 12, 2018 - 11:38 am

Turnstile – “Generator”

Baltimore hardcore warriors Turnstile have risen through the DIY ranks, and now they're out here working with Diplo and shit. The band recently signed a…
Tom Breihan | December 15, 2017 - 11:28 am

Turnstile – “Real Thing” Video

Baltimore hardcore shit-stompers Turnstile have made the leap from the DIY underground to Roadrunner Records, and now they've followed up last year's Move Thru Me
Tom Breihan | November 2, 2017 - 3:32 pm

Turnstile – “Move Thru Me” / “Fuck Me Blind” (Give Cover)

Baltimore face-wreckers Turnstile might be the single biggest DIY hardcore band in the country, and they've now gotten too big for the DIY scene. The…
Tom Breihan | September 12, 2016 - 11:55 am


Turnstile – “Come Back For More” & “Harder On You”

Right now, the biggest band in hardcore might be Turnstile, the fast and vicious but deceptively tuneful Baltimore crew whose members also play in bands…
Tom Breihan | August 4, 2016 - 11:41 am

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

This past weekend was the Eurovision Song Contest, a long-running continental tradition that uses lights and fog and goofy-ass elaborate productions in a quest to…
Tom Breihan | May 20, 2016 - 2:05 pm

Turnstile – “Addicted” Video

Headbang-inducers Turnstile make blistering, unrelenting punishment in quick bursts. Last year's Nonstop Feeling was a barrage of swift punches to the gut, with the longest…
Collin Robinson | May 13, 2016 - 11:39 am