Many bands play it safe — Hardcore Superstar doesn't. The Swedish four-piece had the balls to marry two styles that grew up hating each other. We're talking about thrash metal and sleaze rock. The former hard, aggressive and ugly, the latter catchy, melodic and decadent. The bastard child's name? Thrash and sleaze both come from the gutter. They wear big sneakers, they are a bit stupid and they both read pulp fiction.
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 s with releases by bands from cities that had established hardcore scenes, such as Fugazi from Washington, D. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.