Tuesday, March 15, 2011

We've moved.

Follow us on Tumblr/update your bookmarks: http://southcarolinahardcore.tumblr.com/

Monday, March 14, 2011

March 25 & 26: Former Thieves, Apart

Former Thieves and Apart are playing March 25 at Suite 8 and March 26 at The House of Hardcore. I only have the flyer for Columbia but if I find the other flyer I'll post it. Both bands are doing big things and have new records coming out this year.

Saturday, March 12, 2011

Joyce Manor

Joyce Manor is an awesome band from California that just came out with a new album on 6131 Records. They'll be playing this summer in Columbia. We're looking a for a few bands to play so get in touch with us if you're interested.

March 23: The Funeral Pyre, The Secret

The Funeral Pyre is a Death Metal band from Cali coming out with a new album this summer on Prosthetic Records. The Secret from Italy mixes hardcore, metal, and crust to make one of the heaviest albums of 2011.

The Funeral Pyre - Wounds
The Secret - Solve Et Coagula

Sunday, December 5, 2010

Incendiary/Suburban Scum split

Two of the best bands playing heavy hardcore right now.
Download (link from Toxicbreed)

Saturday, December 4, 2010

Western Worlds Zine

Check out our friends new online zine, Western Worlds.
Features reviews, interviews, and live shows.

Monday, November 29, 2010

Fountainhead - 2010 Demo

New band from Charleston. Sludgy post-hardcore in the vein of The Chariot, Stray From the Path.

Thursday, October 28, 2010


California straight edge hardcore.

Friday, October 15, 2010

Turmoil - The Process Of

Another awesome 90's band, easily one of my favorite metallic hardcore records.

Thursday, October 14, 2010

Edge Day - 10/17 Richmond, VA

Strife is playing a few reunion shows. One of my favorite 90's bands. Cast Aside is also playing a reunion, and I think both bands are doing more tours after these couple of shows. Check the Facebook Event for more information on the closest date.

Friday, October 8, 2010

This is Fall Volume 1

Tracklisting / Download
1. IHIWYIMM by Miles Apart
2. Kinsella Sweat by Miles Apart
3. The Second Seal by Trapper
4. The Third Seal by Trapper
5. Brick House by Dustin Carpenter
6. Lydia's Very Best by Dustin Carpenter
7. Ghost by Undertaker
8. Sleep All Day, Party All Night, Never Grow Old, Never Die by The Departed
9. Understanding Literature by Gambit
10. Earth by Young and in the Way
11. A Funeral of Fire by Severed Faith
12. Taking The Blood Stained Throne
13. Wait by Dragon Worrier
14. Grace Deceased by Cold Hands
15. X's on Our Hands by Under Attack
16. Between You, Me, and the Cloud
17. Legion of Hate by Paralyzer
18. Blue Waffle Falafel by Dividedividedivide
19. Brainbuster by Dr. Teeth
20. Fashionable Pacifist by Misanthropic Noise
21. Meathead by Misanthropic Noise
22. Solace by Nightwolf
23. Fear by Nightwolf
24. Condemned by Fingers Crossed
25. Burn The Papers by Some Mistakes
26. Carrying Weight by Oddczar
27. I’m Just Not Happy by Oddczar

October 25th - Cruel Hand

 This show is going to rule. The new Cruel Hand record is tight. Derek from Mainline sings for Fingers Crossed now.

Back and Forth - Little World EP

Sent in by the band. Download

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Hooded Eagle - Selftitled EP

Sludge/Doom band from Charleston, shares members with False Light. For fans of Thou, Electric Wizard, HHIG.

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Crucified - Coldest Winter: Darkest Reaches Of The Mind

Posting this because its one of the few releases this year that has completely blown me away. FFO Ceremony or Integrity I guess. Who cares, just download it.

Friday, July 16, 2010

July 25th: Remembering Never, Hivemind

I think the flyer is supposed to say "My Amends," but I don't know who that is. Hivemind has a new 7" being distributed by Dead Truth, they're good friends of ours and a great band.

Saturday, July 10, 2010

July 11th: Make Do and Mend, Hostage Calm

I can't find any Hostage Calm links that aren't broken. They have a new album that's worth checking out, but don't expect anything like their previous album "Lens."

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

So Long Forgotten, Nathan Hussey

Friday, June 18th @ 60 South Street
Charleston, SC / 7PM / $7

Friday, May 21, 2010

False Light Demo

New heavy hardcore band from Charleston.
For fans of Cursed, Thou, Magrudergrind, Ringworm, Set Foot.
Download Demo | Myspace

Thursday, May 20, 2010

Integrity - The Blackest Curse

Heathens - II

Richmond hardcore. This has already made my top ten.

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

This is Summer Volume 1

Compilation of bands by Ryan from Gambit, mostly from North and South Carolina. Download
1. Godfearing Christian - Soy Sauce, Wasabi, and You, Baby…You
2. A Girl With Downs - Triter Life
3. Foundries - Noon
4. Foundries - Sunset
5. Gambit - Self Improvement
6. Gambit - Beauty is Fading
7. Odeggra - Reanimated
8.  The Big Girls - Slow Children at Play
9. The Big Girls - Abort Mission
10. Satan - Bryan Goes to College
11. Far From True - If I Were You I Wouldn’t Want To Be Me Either
12. Far From True - Sleep Well
13. Levi Cannon - F.O.D.
14. Barrow - Monochromatic
15. Ill Will - The Cross
16. The FUSS - Dealing With It
17. The FUSS - Hangover
18. Matt Evans - Slip
19. Matt Evans - Postcards
20. Heroes - Invisible Monsters
21. Overlooked - Nothing Is Sacred
22. Dead In The Water - Nothing Else
23. Machete! - Slack To Spare
24. Violent Ends - Mongrel
25. Violent Ends - Dregs
26. Blacklines - Black Gold
27. In Regret - The Forsaken(Drifters)
28. Truth Inside - Lets Get Right
29. Truth Inside - True Talk
30. Lowbrow - Callous Hearts
31. Lowbrow - Tired Eyes

Monday, May 17, 2010

Buried Alive

Scott Vogel's band before Terror.  "The Death of Your Perfect World" is a perfect album. Don't let the nu-metal cover art fool you.

Sunday, May 16, 2010

May 25th: Mountain Man, Beartrap

The stage should be built by this show, srsly. If you haven't listened to Mountain Man or Beartrap yet, stop sleepin'. Ex Verse, Last Lights, and all of that.

Monday, May 3, 2010

May 15th: Foundation, Backtrack

Rotting Out dropped off the tour, and the record release show is getting rescheduled for June 19th. The SCHC forum is also back up.

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

April 26th: La Dispute, A Better Hope Foundation

At the Legion w/ Ambush!, Miles Apart, and Days Become Months. The next Downside release is looking like it will be a split between A Better Hope Foundation, and Dead Heroes from Alabama. Both are solid bands who tour their asses off, so come support.

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

June 15th - Pollution, White Lung, Reviver

Pollution, White Lung, Reviver, and Caravels at the Legion on June 15th, 2010.
White Lung - Magazines 7"
Pollution - n.s. DRUGS c/s

Thursday, April 8, 2010

Saves the Day- I'm Sorry, I'm Leaving

This is the best acoustic EP of all time. If these songs don't tug at your heartstrings a little bit, I'm going to assume you've never had a crush.

Hotdogs, Hamburgers, & Hardcore

Downside Records showcase/Cookout. We're going to start grilling around 5:30, so show up early.

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Downside Records!

Social networks: Twitter / Myspace / Tumblr
So far we have a few releases lined up, and are planning a fest at the end of this year. Download most of our releases on Bandcamp in high quality for free, and donate if you'd like. Or, check out the webstore.

Blacklines and In Regret:
Have recently recorded a split 7" record that we'll be releasing, you can pre-order that in the webstore. There will be 3 colors: 50 Red, 50 White, and 200 Black. 2 test presses of the record will be mailed out randomly with pre-orders, you'll get one chance per record you order. If you plan on picking up your record at any of the record release shows, please note that in the order form so that I can refund the shipping costs. There will be something exclusive for those who attend any of the release shows.
Download the split here.

New band from Columbia featuring members of Where it Ends and Hope Prevails. Download their debut EP, "Have You Ever Killed?" for free, it rips.

Recorded a music video with Graeme Fouste:

Mainline - "Choke Chain" from Graeme Fouste on Vimeo.

...and also decided to call it quits. Their demo, "Born Dead," will be released on tape and hand numbered out of 20. Download it here.

Ripper is a hardcore band from Jacksonville, Florida that features members of Anchors Away, who went on a full US tour with Guns Up! Check out their demo for free here:
The demo will be released on tape, hand numbered out of 40.

Blacklines and In Regret summer tour:
July 9th: Griffin, GA *
July 10th: Sylvania, AL *
July 11th: Johnson City, TN
July 12th: Kentucky
July 13th: Indiana
July 14th: Illinois
July 15th: Grand Rapids, Michigan *
July 16th: Ohio
July 17th: PA
July 18th: NY
July 19th: Brockton, Massachusetts *
July 20th: Long Island NY
July 21st - PA/DE
July 22nd - Maryland
July 23rd - Virginia Beach, VA *
July 24th - Greensboro NC w/ Battle
July 25th - Greenville, SC w/ Battle!
July 26th - Augusta , GA w/ Battle!
July 28th - Atlanta, GA w/ Battle

Any help/contact info on the dates without stars next to them would be appreciated.

Upcoming SLAM shows:
April 11th - Columbia, SC @ The Elbow Room w/ Death Threat, DBD, The Mongoloids, In Regret
April 17th - Charleston, SC @ The Summerville Legion w/ Blacklines, In Regret, Coming Clean

Sunday, March 28, 2010

Get The Most

Seattle youth crew band. "Together" blows Mindset's "Time and Pressure" out of the water. Decide for yourself. For fans of: Youth of Today, Mindset, Not Sorry
Moment in Time
Common Goals

Friday, March 26, 2010

Man Overboard - Noise From Upstairs

This band can do no wrong, and they get better with every release. This is their new five song acoustic ep. In the vein of Title Fight, New Found Glory, The Wonder Years.

Monday, March 22, 2010

Exhorder- Slaughter in the Vatican

In preparation for Spring/Summer, get a flip cap, acid wash your jeans, and cut them into shorts. Thrash till death.

Slaughter in the Vatican

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Ripper - 2009 Demo

 Hardcore band from Florida, featuring members of Anchors Away. This demo will be coming out on limited cassette on Downside Records next month.
1. Rock N Roll Jihad
2. Highway Blues
3. Johnny Last
4. Pillhouse

Friday, March 19, 2010

Burdens/Cut Short

New split 7" by two awesome bands, Burdens played the MDAM house show and Cut Short played with Foundation at Roundhill so you might have seen at least one of them.

E Town Concrete- Time 2 Shine

This album is everything that was cool about hardstyle in the 90's. That's all you need to know.
You can take me out of hard times, but you can't take hard times out of me


Hardcore band from Florida, they have a 7" coming out soon.