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by Alive In Barcelona

The post-hardcore-tinged track sees the band eloquently layering yearning clean vocals with heavy instrumentals that mimic the lyrics’ emotional density. "Asphyxiate" is from the band's upcoming "Flatline" EP set to release on November 4, 2022.

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Better Luck Next Time (feat. Trenton Woodley of Hands Like Houses)

by Written By Wolves

Hey Team! We are Written By Wolves, a Cinematic Rock band from Auckland, New Zealand. This is the second single from our upcoming EP, 'The Collab Project'. This track features Trenton Woodley of Hands Like Houses who also mixed the track and stars in the video directed by WBW member, Bahador Borhani

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Break in The Current

by Dead Eyes

This is the first track kicking off a new era of Dead Eyes, a band who want to use their voices for good. Has everything you'd expect from that stateside 'core sound - chunky riffs, a big ol chorus and a of course table-flipping worthy breakdown (+ the video is niceee)

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Hi friends, we're HEY LIFE from France and your listening our latest single Blue. The song describes a situation we all know: escape the everyday grind through excess to fight off depression.

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Minus Alive

Hi, we're Minus Alive and we're here to make you think about death and get sad and stuff. Not really, but this is our new single 'Not The Only One' and it says a lot about what we're about as a band! If you like earnest, passionate rock music with something to say then this is for you.

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CVSCADE a melodic-hardcore band from Manchester. This is our brand new single ,Set Sail'. It will be released on Spotify, iTunes, Amazon and other platforms in October. "A soaring blend of melodic hardcore that gets better with every listen" - Alex Baker

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