Hardcore Punk Rock

Madrugado N. San Diego

From the darkest depths of punk rage... sprung forth this beast called Madrugado  and I'm going to call their style  Grind Punk. Is this an actual sub-genre?  Most likely I'm not clever enough to have made that up on my own but there is really no other appropriate description for what I'm listening to. This shit slaps like a wrecking ball!  Madrugado hails from San Diego North County which is encompasses anything north of Poway ( home of Blink 182. [...]

Systematic Abuse

Systematic Abuse is that sensational band that appeals to our rebellious aggression with that ultimate, "fuck all of you" feel. Don't we all have those days, especially nowadays? I don't know about you but I think I've binged enough Hulu and shit. Right now, my getaway is to just drive down the freeway, windows down and music blaring. One of the best bands for essential sanity drives?  Is this San Diego hardcore punk band, Systematic Abuse. Don't be an idiot, [...]

Pissed Regadless

Meet Pissed Regardless.... I've seen Pissed Regardless a couple of times, recently at San Diego's SOMA. They were part of this amazing line up that played the same night as The Rookies. Were they good?  Hell Yes! They were absolutely brutal as fuck! Are they metal? Are they punk? Well, Pissed Regardless, to me, is a hybrid of hardcore street punk and thrash metal band that will damage your neck whether you want to bang or not, you're simply compelled [...]