Various Better Known As Hardcore

Featuring 22 songs from 11 bands from both sides of the Atlantic and Australia, almost everything on here sounds like the various shades of new school metal that passes for hardcore these days. The exceptions on here are Israel's Useless I.D., who play pop punk (and stand out like a mohawk at an emo show) and Amsterdam's Sustain, who sound like old time straight edge hardcore. Fans of the Victory style would likely enjoy this comp. (8)