At the Drive-In Speaks. Metalcore meets shock rock meets F— you. You can also hear the makings of Speed in Cerebellum , the short-lived group from which Crain emerged. The only post-hardcore band here is letlive. A complete hair style may not be obtained easily. But what went largely unnoticed was that they were a really talented group with some insane drum fills, 80s hard-rock inspired guitar solos, and really gritty, unrefined vocals that no one ever seemed to give them credit for. Shipping News was framed from there.
May 25, Vince Bellino. So Randy Larsen and Bernie Romanowski from long-running noisecore antiheroes Cable launched a new project a little while back called Empty Flowers to explore 90s-style smart, seething gut-punch post-hardcore. For lack of a better description, it sounds a bit like a less-bleak Joy Division: The album is solid and the title track is definitely my favorite here - really sad stuff Incidentally, the first Gang of Four song I heard was a cover, done by the tragically underappreciated California-based post-hardcore band Stanford Prison Experiment.
New York band Big Ups are painfully precise and deeply moody mathematicians. Contrast the crushing and complex leads he performed on their breakthrough album Burn, Piano Island, Burn to the minimalistic approach he took on the follow-up Crimes. Thrice Emo, Experimental rock, Post-grunge. Bookmark the permalink. What would any list of millennial music be without Blink? Hailing from the same city that brought us Babes in Toyland, we have another awe-inducing Minneapolis trio, Kitten Forever.