Legendary NYC hardcore pioneers, SICK OF IT ALL, have returned with an absolutely crushing new full-length album that is going to once again redefine the genre they helped create. The group released their vicious new offering, Based On A True Story, worldwide through Century Media Records last week and Alternative Press praises the effort by saying, “SICK OF IT ALL are the best at what they do.” Head over now to www.myspace.com/sickofitallny in order to stream new tracks and to view their complete touring itinerary.
The group recently completed a new video for the vicious new track, “Death or Jail,” with acclaimed directors Mike Pecci and Ian McFarland (Fear Factory, Meshuggah).
Lou Koller (vocals) has teamed up with MetalSucks to present an exclusive “Quintessential Guide To Hardcore Music” where he lists ten of the all-time, must have definitive hardcore albums. This special two week series kicks off today and be sure to tune in each day to see what hardcore is all about. Click on the link HERE to see Lou’s first pick.
A more in-depth feature interview with Koller on MetalSucks in regards to his thoughts on the group’s new album, their touring plans, changes in their sound over the years, among a slew of other topics has been posted HERE.
After two decades of excellence, SICK OF IT ALL continues firing on all cylinders. The band’s real life dogma and hunger for excellence as a hardcore band have truly been ideals that fans from all corners of the globe passionately admire and identify with. SICK OF IT ALL have made their mark as one of the cornerstones of NYHC, proving that heart, hard work and dedication to hardcore is about more than just the music and an image, it’s a way of life.
Check out review of ‘Based on a True Story’ HERE and check Lou Koller’s favorite horror movies HERE.