Hate5six is a one-man operation focused on documenting live music and creating avenues for people and bands to discover one another. This is a list of notable bands considered to be heavy hardcore. Heavy hardcore (also known as tough guy hardcore, beatdown hardcore, moshcore, and brutal hardcore) is a subgenre of hardcore punk that incorporates more music elements of heavy metal than traditional hardcore punk. Splintering off from punk-rock in the 1980s, hardcore took the toughest edges of punk and fashioned them into a bludgeoning device. A favorite amongst other bands in the subgenre of metal-influenced hardcore, judiciary collaborated with heavyweights such as knocked loose, gods hate, and mortality rate on their explosive. bad brains began their three-day stint at a hardcore festival hosted by legendary cbgb. This dvd represents the very best of these shows, culled from over 4 hours of footage. This is a list of notable musical artists who have been referred to or have had their music described as post-hardcore. Post-hardcore is a punk rock music genre that maintains the aggression and intensity of hardcore punk but emphasizes a greater degree of creative expression initially inspired by post-punk and noise rock. The genre took shape in the mid- to late 1980s with releases by bands. Hardcore continues to be a subgenre of music with a strong following. While it paved the way for thrash metal and other heavy sounds, many of the early hardcore bands are still together and new bands are constantly forming. Along with the continuing tide of hardcore is a wave of bands known as post-hardcore. 2 dead kennedys dead kennedys are an american hardcore punk band formed in san francisco, california in 1978. The band was one of the first american hardcore bands to make a significant impact in the united kingdom. The combination of political satire and great hardcore music great vocals rightfully means dk is the best hardcore punk band. All too often, hardcore punk bands think that playing hardcore is simply playing as loud and fast as you can, with little thought to style or musical construction. Many hardcore bands have played with style and skill, and even some of the best that favor playing really loud and really fast developed their own style of doing it. Led by vocalist kevone, bulldoze are perhaps the biggest influence on the breakdown-heavy hardcore bands that came after them in the mid-90s and beyond.