Interview with two Vitality members done in 2012. Vitality is a H8000 band from the coastal region of West-Flanders. The interview was with Bob the lead guitarist and Steve the vocalist and took place in the ODK Skate Shop.
Essential record from the 90's. A trip back in time when people where getting serious about animal rights and ecology in general. A rare record not many people know it exists.
Still hunting down H8000 rarities, part 1. The Spineless transtition in Amenra album and the best Spirit Of Youth LP, 'Source' on green.
Two represses of classic 90's albums by Equal Vision Records. The Shelter "Attaining The Supreme" and the One King Down "Bloodlust Revenge".
Liar's classic 'Invictus' remastered and repressed by their vocalist Hans. This is A short review.
Super honoured to have been able to buy the clear ODK Crew 7 inch. ODK Crew was a band that I knew from living in the same town as the band members. They were people I looked up to. The drummers also drummed for Congress, the guitarist was Vitality's lead guitarist and manager, the bassist … Continue reading Clear ODK Crew
This 7 inch from a French Hardcore band befriended with the Belgian scene and H8000 scene, holds a special place in my heart. I acquired a copy on black way back in 1998. I don't even remember how or where I got it. But what I do remember is that I bought it for the … Continue reading A.W.O.L Deep Thoughts About The End
I am truly surprised by this 7 inch "On The Brink Of ruin" by the Belgian band Wise Up. Don't know the full history of the band but we aren't writing here for this. The only thing I have is this 7 inch, that has the music, the lyrics and the rest of a usual … Continue reading Wise Up "On The Brink Of Ruin"
Hitch was a band from the Lauwe area (a village near Kortrijk). They started out with a 7 inch on Machination Records. And also have a CD on both Good Life Recordings and Machination Records. That must have been released around 1997 (source: Discogs.com). Must have been one of the final releases on Jeroen's Machination … Continue reading Hitch "Triggered Backwards" CD
We live in times of huge amounts of represses on almost every established label. But then what are the new bands delivering nowadays? There aren't so much any more. It seems that after New Age repressed some classics back in the beginning of the decade. And since all those Integrity reissues were done. And after … Continue reading Hatebreed 2016 Repress