Tag: the locust

best mathcore albums

20 mathcore albums that made the genre what it is today

Although hardcore is often considered a more simplistic style of aggressive music, bands have broken that mold by breeding offshoot subgenres with unique approaches....

10 essential political bands every punk fan needs to hear

When pub-rock singer Joe Strummer of the 101ers first met with former London SS guitarist Mick Jones in 1976 to brainstorm material for a...
Best Punk Albums of 1989

These 15 punk albums from 1989 ended the ’80s loudly

Welcome to Alternative Press’ 15 best punk albums of 1989. It’s easy to look at the final year of the decade and see it...

Here are 10 punk bands who made synths and electronics rock hard

The synthesizer is an amazingly expressive keyboard with unlimited options for creating sounds both imitative and startlingly original. It was not the kind of...
THEE LOCUST

Justin Pearson of the Locust: “I’m less irritated by hardcore these days”

Justin Pearson makes us all look like slackers. The 40-something bassist/frontman/conceptualist has done more to mutate strains out of the hardcore movement than anybody...

Mike Patton’s thrash band Dead Cross surprise-release new EP—listen

Dead Cross, the thrashy hardcore/metal supergroup from Faith No More's Mike Patton and ex-Slayer and Suicidal Tendencies drummer Dave Lombardo, just surprise-released a new,...

Members of Blood Brothers, the Locust and YYYs return to Head Wound City—but not...

After 10 years and a mere handful of gigs, the bright lights are once again shining in Head Wound City. The ambi-directional vehicle of...

The Blood Brothers’ Jordan Blilie and Johnny Whitney on the records that shaped them

Over the course of 10 years, five albums and unfathomable odometer abuse, the Blood Brothers brought a much-needed vibrancy to America’s punk, hardcore and...

Video Premiere: The Locust, “Spitting In The Faces Of Fools As A Source Of...

Today we're bringing you an exclusive premiere of the music video for The Locust's "Spitting In The Faces Of Fools As A Source Of...

Retox announce west coast shows

Retox (members of the Locust) have announced a handful of west coast shows for February. The band released Ugly Animals earlier this year via...