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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

Concert Review

Dawn Of The Def: Our Trip To The Inaugural Día De Los Deftones

When I ask people what they think about San Diego, I mostly find out that they don’t. Unlike Los Angeles and the Bay Area, there’s…
Ian Cohen | November 6, 2018 - 12:47 pm

Best New Bands

Stereogum’s 40 Best New Bands Of 2018

This fall, an artist found her voice. In A Star Is Born, Ally Campana goes from unknown to sensation in under a year. The movie…
Stereogum | October 29, 2018 - 10:02 am

More Vein stories

Vein Change Their Name To Vein.FM, Share Remix Album Old Data In A New Machine Vol. 1

A couple of years ago, the Massachusetts band Vein released a truly great debut album called Errorzone -- a frantic, precise, splatter, extremely intense hardcore…
Tom Breihan | July 28, 2020 - 11:43 am

Stream Vein Side Project Fleshwater’s New Demo

Back in 2018, the Boston hardcore band Vein released Errorzone, a splattering and overwhelming debut album of frantic chaos, time-signature switch-ups, titanic choruses, and occasional…
Tom Breihan | February 17, 2020 - 2:48 pm

Concert Review

Dawn Of The Def: Our Trip To The Inaugural Día De Los Deftones

When I ask people what they think about San Diego, I mostly find out that they don’t. Unlike Los Angeles and the Bay Area, there’s…
Ian Cohen | November 6, 2018 - 12:47 pm

Premiere

Vein – “Doomtech”

Boston hardcore outfit Vein know how to mess with time. Since their founding in 2013, the five-piece have been carving out a space for themselves…
Sara Nuta | June 5, 2018 - 9:10 am

Vein – “Demise Automation”

Boston hardcore band Vein's sound is a furious, explosive, deeply metal-influenced take on their genre, a bit similar to what fellow Bostonians Converge were doing…
Tom Breihan | May 24, 2018 - 11:48 am

Vein – “virus://vibrance”

Vein are a Boston hardcore band whose intricate, erratic attack recalls the frantic, shifting-time-signature music of late-'90s/early-'00s bands like the Dillinger Escape Plan, Botch, and…
Tom Breihan | May 8, 2018 - 12:06 pm