FLUFF FEST 2010
ANOTHER BREATH [us]
heavy, aggressive and thick hardcore from
syracuse, ny. after VERSE and HAVE HEART called it a day, these guys
hold the torch of positive sxe hardcore with an intelligent personal
MUNICIPAL WASTE [us]
a chance to put on your denim vest with the
VENOM back patch and do some head-banging, or to put on your flip-up
baseball cap and do some finger-pointing? the choice is yours, here's
absolutely the world's leading band in its style.
fast and slightly chaotic and screamy hardcore punk. strongly pro-DIY
and pro-vegetarian/vegan without stupid pushing or preaching, but living
the example. it will be the second time in europe during the band's
existence! we are honoured to have this band on the bill. ex-ORCHID
members by the way!
baltimore hardcore outfit. thick and raw sounding
hardcore but still with a slight melodic edge. think of SINKING SHIPS or
keeping the flame of vegan straight edge hardcore
alive. passionate new school hardcore with members of DAMAGE CONTROL and
SET MY PATH.
DEAD SWANS [uk]
brighton's dark and intensive hardcore outfit on
bridge nine records. think of AMERICAN NIGHTMARE
one of the most hardworking and progressive emo
bands of today. based on a brilliant drum/rhythm section and catchy
vocals balanced between their blurry and melodic side.
modern hardcore at its best. HOPE CONSPIRACY
meets MODERN LIFE IS WAR.
AMEN RA [bel]
sludge/post-hardcore masters of the genre coming
back to fluff fest!
IRON LUNG [us]
seattle based 2 piece heavy power violence
hardcore on Prank records and 625 records.
VITAMIN X [ned]
european veterans of classic 80's style thrash
THE CARRIER [us]
intense modern hardcore on deathwish records.
think of the aggression of BLACKLISTED and the intensity of MODERN LIFE
IS WAR combined with interesting personal lyrics...
CRUEL HAND [us]
with members who got their experience in
OUTRBREAK and BANE, this bridge nine band plays mid-tempo hardcore like
SISTA SEKUNDEN [swe]
together with REGULATIONS and AC4, these
guys hold the banner of swedish melodic and intense punk rock with
pride. made up of veterans of the swedish hardcore scene who played in
bands like Satanic Surfers, Skitkids, Intensity and many more.
MILES AWAY [aus]
fast-forward old-school hardcore in the best
tradition of bands such as CHAMPION or GORILLA BISCUITS on bridge nine
OMEGA MASSIF [ger]
instrumental atmospheric post-hardcore.
sludgy, doomy and slow as it can be.
if this band survives their US tour on
bicycles, expect some heavy-sounding old-school straightedge hardcore
with lots of singalongs
if you were a fan of SYSTRAL, CAROL or the
like, definitely check out the chaotic and brutal emoviolence from the
LEWD ACTS [us]
this band plays hard-to-describe music. it's as
furious and insane as their live shows. they are on deathwish records,
so you can expect some metallic-sounding dark hardcore, but these guys
are way more punk and their music can remind you of BLACK FLAG or other
thrash hardcore punk bands.
blasting grindcore with a touch of the NEUROSIS
atmosphere. features members of another swedish crust band, DISCONTO.
one of today's leading swedish screamo bands.
emotional post-hardcore combining aggressive and melodic elements.
comparable to ENVY and CHILDREN OF FALL.
after a few years' hiatus, these vegan edge
veterans from rome teamed up again. with some lineup changes about to
record a few new tracks, do a final short tour in summer...
625 thrashcore. fast, raw and powerful with that
typical elegance of the bay area fastcore bands.
portuguese emocore with a melodic vocals and
distorted noisy guitars
RAMMING SPEED [us]
uncompromising fast-forward thrash in the best
tradition of DRI, NUCLEAR ASSAULT or BONES BRIGADE.
PLAGUE MASS [at]
no god, no master. after all these years, this
austrian hardcore/punk outfit continue to keep their ideals in their
music. metallic hardcore influenced by CATHARSIS and the likeÉ
NINE ELEVEN [fr]
in memory of all the victims of the CIA's
overthrow in chile on 9.11.1973. untiring and aggressive new school
hardcore like SNAPCASE and HOPE CON.
Live in the party tent:
everyday between 3:30pm and 8:00pm
old school hardcore in the vein of early
dischord bands like MINOR THREAT or UNIFORM CHOICE.
RUINED FAMILIES [gr]
screamy, heavy and dark hardcore. surely
influenced by all the deathwish bands. first ever band from greece at
political sludge-crust commando on Narshardaa recs.
for fans of FALL OF EFRAFA or ICOS.
ULTIMATE BLOWUP [tur]
3 piece powerviolence/fastcore commando
hailing from turkey!
YOUR FUCKING NIGHTMARE [cz]
oldschool hardcore in the vein of
CARRY ON and CHAIN OF STRENGTH.
what would you expect from side project of AMEN RA
and BLACK HEART REBELLION? slow, doomy and atmospheric music...
RIGHT IDEA [us]
cleveland straight edge traditional positive
hardcore on React! records and Refuse records. members of COMITTED and
NAMES FOR GRAVES expect some hard-hitting oldschool singalongs in the
vein of NO FOR AN ANSWER.
NEVER REACH HOME [tur]
fast but still melodic punk rock. give it a
try if you are into fat wreck, etc.
raw disbeat crust for fans of HELLSHOCK alike
AT DAGGERS DROWN [ger]
hardcore punk from berlin. reminds me a
bit of AMERICAN NIGHTMARE, DEFEATER and TACKLEBERRY.
Live in the arty tent:
friday and saturday from 10:00pm on
ERIC AYOTTE [us]
singer / songwriter