DEMAND: Demo 2021: CS

May 24, 2022

Modern flavor hardcore—or should I say “hawdcore”—from DC. The vocalist is a dead ringer for Victim in Pain era Roger Miret and the music follows suit with odes to NYHC and Madball in particular. No chugga-chugga or crowd killing foolishness here; just four blows to the head of the type of hardcore that will never go out of style so long as there are still kids who don’t care about getting knocked unconscious or losing teeth in the pit. –Juan Espinosa (Self-released,