CircleJerks

Circle Jerks Documentary: Keith Morris speaks!
When you're talking about the roots of hardcore punk, there's no band to point your finger at but the Circle Jerks. From their abrupt, snotty tunes to their iconic slam-dancing mascot, the L.A. band perfectly encapsulated the sound and image that would spread across the country and create what we now know as hardcore...
Ceremony, ‘Rohnert Park’ — New Album
San Francisco hardcore/power-violence quintet Ceremony will release their third album, 'Rohnert Park,' on June 8. The record will be the follow-up to their 2008 disc 'Still Nothing Moves You.' The new album was named after a city in Sonoma County, Calif...
‘Zen of Screaming’ Vocal Coach Tends to the Metal Stars
If you met Melissa Cross -- she's tiny, boasts a mop of red curls and glasses -- you'd never guess she's one of the key reasons you favorite metal vocalist isn't destroying his (or her) larynx. Cross, who released the 'Zen of Screaming' and 'Zen of Screaming 2' instructional DVDs, is a longtime artisan who just so happened to fall into the career of coaching growlers...
Former Danzig Drummer Chuck Biscuits Dies
Chuck Biscuits, best known as the drummer on the first four Danzig albums, succumbed to throat cancer on Oct. 24 at the age of 44. "In response to the inquiries, thank you for all the support," an anonymous family member wrote in an e-mail sent to fans early Oct...