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Philly House Shows VII – Weekend Nachos

Wednesday, January 25th, 2012

We usually keep our Philly House Shows feature to once a month, but there are exceptions to every rule. And…Read More


Despise You, Magrudergrind, Backslider, Callous Gallery

Thursday, September 15th, 2011

Legendary Inglewood powerviolence band, Despise You, made history this past Monday with their first ever Philadelphia performance with Magrudergrind, Backslider,…Read More


Nesseria and Clinging to The Trees of a Forest Fire Interview

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Split records have become synonymous with punk-style releases for decades and France’s independently run, Throatruinner Records has been offering some…Read More


The Dropdead Interview

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

The Dropdead Interview with founding members Ben Barnett and Bob Otis, featuring an in-depth look at the band- past, present, and future. Dropdead are kind enough to give BTS readers an exclusive stream of their 2004 Split with Look Back and Laugh. Enjoy!


Weekend Nachos Interview

Monday, June 20th, 2011

Weekend Nachos Interview with founding member and vocalist John Hoffman, as he discusses the band’s current releases, tour plans, lyrical themes, and desires to see some body-slams and coffee pot smashing going down during Weekend Nachos’ upcoming performances.


AC Singer Seth Putnam dies at 43

Sunday, June 12th, 2011

One of the last great controversial figures of extreme metal, the notorious Seth Putnam, of grindcore band A. C. has passed away due to a heart attack at age 43.


Spotlight Interview with Philly’s Logan Neubauer

Monday, June 6th, 2011

In this edition of Blow The Scene’s Spotlight Interviews, we have caught up with Philadelphia’s Logan Neubauer who performs with leading local grindcore outfits and books some of gnarliest shows this side of Schuylkill. In this Spotlight Q & A, Logan shares with us a brief history of his show hosting endeavors, some recent memorable experiences in Philly, bands to look out for, and more!


Philly House Shows pt IV vol 2

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

Philly House Shows pt IV vol. 2 features Shitstorm (Florida), Noisear (New Mexico), The Kill (Australia), and Chainsaw to the Face (NJ). Second half of a very special addition of Blow The Scene’s Philly House Shows!


Philly House Shows pt IV vol. 1

Tuesday, May 31st, 2011

Philly House Shows pt IV vol. 1 features Gash, Amputee, Doubled Over (Australia), Internal Rot (Australia), Mutilation Rites (NY) and Coffin Dust. First half of a very special addition of Blow The Scene’s Philly House Shows!


Resistant Culture Interview

Friday, May 27th, 2011

We are very pleased to bring you this in-depth Resistant Culture interview where the band discusses their unique approach of incorporating indigenous Native American instruments with extreme music, the band’s writing processes, favorite spots to grab a bite on tour, equipment picks, and much more! Enjoy!


Wormrot Interview

Thursday, May 26th, 2011

Singapore’s grindcore champs, Wormrot sit for an Exclusive Interview featuring insight from guitarist Rasyid, vocalist Arif, and Wormrot‘s band manager, Azean. The trio touch on Wormrot’s recording and writing processes, tour life, influences and much more!


Converge, Dropdead, Burning Love, Trap Them, and Cop Problem

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Broad Street Ministry was packed for Saturday’s Converge show. The energy was intense and the heat and humidity amplified the…Read More


Behind the Scenes with Total Fucking Destruction

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Last week, Blow The Scene went behind the scenes with Total Fucking Destruction as the band prepares for a European tour with Idiots Parade and June 18 feature on Hellfest in Clisson, France.


Obscene Extreme Fest 2011 takes over Czech Republic July 7-9

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

Obscene Extreme is an extreme music and grindcore open-air music festival taking place in Trutnov, Czech Republic since its inception in 1999. The fest has seen over 400 of the most sought after extreme metal, grind, punk, and d-beat bands in the world with 2011′s line-up looking like an all-time best. Dig it.


Weekend Nachos Worthless Review

Monday, May 9th, 2011

Chicago’s Weekend Nachos are poised to drop a pummeling new full-length entitled, Worthless, on CD via Relapse Records on May 17 and on vinyl via Deep Six Records on May 14. Get the skinny in this new review featuring some live Weekend Nacho video footage! Enjoy.


Despise You & Agoraphobic Nosebleed Interview

Thursday, April 28th, 2011

We are incredibly stoked to have caught up with vocalist Chris of Despise You and infamous J. Randall, of Agoraphobic Nosebleed for exclusive Interview, as the two vocalists share the inside scoop on the new record, recording process, lyrical content, scene talk, and much much more!


Philly House Shows pt II – Nick’s Vegan

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Philly House Shows pt II – Nick’s Vegan. This month we are bending the rules slightly, as we covered the Thulsa Doom, Magrudergrind, Cough show at a local vegan cafe. Show was absolutely jam-packed to capacity which made for a super rad exclusive photo series. Enjoy!


Owen Hart Release Earth Control On Vitriol Records

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

We were first introduced to Owen Hart as we received Scott Hull’s This Comp Kills Fascist Vol 2 from Relapse last June, and we called it then; Owen Hart is here to shred your face off as was confirmed with yesterday’s release of Earth Control.


Noisear Interview

Monday, January 17th, 2011

Noisear Interview Exclusive with Drummer Bryan Fajardo and long-time Guitarist Dorian Rainwater as the band is poised to drop their Highly Anticipated 30-track Full-length Album on Relapse Records Feb 1!


Noisear Subvert the Dominant Paradigm Review and Stream of Global Warning

Friday, January 7th, 2011

New Mexico’s favorite grinding sons, Noisear are dropping their highly anticipated Relapse Records debut, Subvert the Dominant Paradigm, which features 30 new blistering tracks available February 1, 2011. Check out the BTS Review and Streaming Track “Global Warning”


Brutal Truth Announce Tour Dates

Friday, December 10th, 2010

NYC’s legendary grindcore outfit, Brutal Truth have just announced a series of Southern U.S. tour dates and a string of shows in Southern Cali in January.


Maryland DeathFest 2011 Official Lineup and Link List of Bands!

Monday, November 29th, 2010

The US’s biggest metal party, THE MARYLAND DEATHFEST returns in 2011, May 26 through May 29, with some of the most influential bands in extreme music. We’re talking reunions, rare appearances, special sets, once-in-a-lifetime performances. Nothing unusual for MDF. We at Blow The Scene have compiled a full list of links for every band performing at MARYLAND DEATHFEST IX for your surfing pleasure as the official roster is now public.


Phobia Interview Exclusive

Monday, November 15th, 2010

New Exclusive Interview with Phobia’s Shane “The Pain” Mclachlan as band drops new EP Unrelenting on Relapse Nov 23rd! We’re running a special contest with Relapse, read the full interview to win your free copy of Unrelenting!


Phobia release Unrelenting EP and Tour

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

Phobia have long reigned as a patriarch of the American grind scene with over 20 years of proliferation that began with 7″ releases at Relapse Records when the now indie-Goliath was still in its infancy and functioning out of a basement. Find out how their forthcoming EP, Unrelenting measures up in this new review.