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The NYHC Band of the Week Is CRUMBSUCKERS

Parris Mayhew, Cro-Mags: "The only New York hardcore band that ever really blew me away was the Crumbsuckers."
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TEEN MUSIC HELL: Tangerine Dream from Risky Business | The Official Teen Movie Hell...

The song swells and pulsates and melts in the manner of what Tom Cruise and Rebecca De Mornay do onboard the Pink Line.

Roots of Australian Atmospheric Black Metal | on Sirius XM

Check out early entries from ten years back by Austere and Woods of Desolation, plus current offerings by the mournful and majestic Aquilus, Somnium Vox, Thrall, and more.
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CAUSE FOR ALARM Is the NYHC Band of the Week

Their self-released eight-song 1983 7-inch EP is classic ripping hardcore punk, faster and more metallic than most NYHC bands at that time. 
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TEEN MUSIC HELL: Donna Fein from Midnight Madness | The Official Teen Movie Hell...

Welcome, cable TV, VCR, and drive-in cinema fanatics, to a boombox-blasting, battery-sapping countdown of teen comedy soundtrack cuts assembled by Mike “McBeardo” McPadden, author...

Roots of 1980s Metal Heroes in the 1990s | on Sirius XM

We look at the development and diversions explored in metal's lost years by Kreator, Rob Halford, Dio, Saxon, Iron Maiden, Napalm Death, Testament, Death, and more.
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TEEN MUSIC HELL: The Wigs from My Chauffeur | The Official Teen Movie Hell...

Welcome, cable TV, VCR, and drive-in cinema fanatics, to a boombox-blasting, battery-sapping countdown of teen comedy soundtrack cuts assembled by Mike “McBeardo” McPadden, author...
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THE UNDEAD Are the NYHC Band of the Week

Too much punky business! Let's get down to action with our weekly barrage of Lower East Side New York City hardcore punk antics, pulled...

Roots Metal Farewell Salute to KISS | on Sirius XM

Kiss originals reveal the heavier side of the legendary band, plus tributes by legions of bands for whom Kiss was their first hard rock love.
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TEEN MUSIC HELL: The Circle Jerks from Surf II | The Official Teen Movie...

A boombox-blasting, battery-sapping Top 20 countdown of teen comedy soundtrack cuts assembled by Mike “McBeardo” McPadden
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Roots of Early 1980s Proto-Thrash Metal | on Sirius XM

Tracks by Riot, Accept, Acid, Venom, Exciter, the Rods, Mercyful Fate, Jag Panzer, Satan, Raven, Anvil, Savatage, Manowar and more.

Roots of Metal and Orchestral Collaborations | on SiriusXM

Are orchestral collaborations overindulgent, or the ultimate expression of metal majesty?
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Roots of Grunge Rock and Metal | on Sirius XM

Roots of Grunge Rock and Metal | on Sirius XM Week of April 6, 2019 Sat 4/6, 6PM ET Sun 4/7, 1PM ET Mon 4/8, 9AM ET Tues 4/9,...
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Roots Celebrates 40 Years of Motörhead’s Overkill | on SiriusXM

Rare, live, and alternate takes by Motörhead, plus tributes by the Plasmatics, Metallica, Overkill, Deceased, MX Machine, Bebe Buell, Superchrist, Vader, and more.

Roots of the Exhumed Family of U.S. Metal Freaks | on Sirius XM

We yank out the vast infection of related bands including Impaled, Ghoul, Dekapitator, Gruesome, Pounder, Intronaut, Cretin, Mortuous, Expulsion, Gravehill, and more.

Roots of Jazz in Metal | on SiriusXM

Sax-soaked madness from pioneers Painkiller, Flying Luttenbachers, Ephel Death, and Yakuza, plus modern masters Shining (NO), Ihsahn, Convulsif, and Leftyfish.

Roots of Death/Thrash Metal | on Sirius XM

Hectic thrash and dark, brutal death collide in tracks by Sadus, Slaughter (CA), Massacra, Demolition Hammer, early Sepultura, Hellwitch, Solstice, Pestilence, Carcinogen and others.

Roots Honors 25 Years of Emperor’s In the Nightside Eclipse | on SiriusXM

Emperor's majestic vision of massively vicious and almost orchestral black metal swept the world's imagination

Roots of African Metal | on SiriusXM

Roots of African Metal | on SiriusXM Week of February 16, 2019 Sat 2/16, 6PM ET Sun 2/17, 1PM ET Mon 2/18, 9AM ET Tues 2/19, 4PM ET Thurs 2/21,...

Roots of Heavy Love: Valentine’s Day Metal Sweethearts | on SiriusXM

Roots of Heavy Love: Valentine's Day Metal Sweethearts | on SiriusXM Week of Feb 9, 2019 Sat 2/9, 6PM ET Sun 2/10, 1PM ET Mon 2/11, 9AM ET Tues...