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7Seconds

7Seconds is a classic hardcore punk band from Reno, Nevada. Formed in 1980 by brothers Kevin Seconds and Steve Youth and playing their first show on March 2, 1980. 7Seconds is well known for bringing positive ideals into hardcore punk. They helped form the straight edge youth crew movement in the '80s hardcore scene. They have released numerous albums since 1981, including Skins, Brains, and Guts, The Crew, Old School, Walk Together, Rock Together, New Wind, Good To Go and the recently released Take It Back, Take It On, Take It Over!.

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Vitamin X

Vitamin X is a Dutch straight edge hardcore punk band. They started the band with the idea of bringing fun and politics back to hardcore, make people laugh and think at the same time. Vitamin X is:
Marko - vocals
Marc Emmerik - guitar
Alex - bass
Wolfi - drums

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Palisades

There are, at least, two artists with the name Palisades. 1. Palisades are a band from Iselin, New Jersey comprised of members of Marilyn is Dead. Band members include: Louis Miceli on vocals, Matt Marshall on guitar, Xavier Adams on guitar and vocals, Earl Halasan on guitar and programming, Brandon Reese on bass, and Aaron Rosa on Drums. For more info, see their Facebook. 2. Palisades are band from in Melbourne, Australia. Stream and download their demo here.

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Monster X

There are at least two bands under this name: 1.) The first band to ever call themselves Monster X was from Orange County California (USA) and they started April 1986.
Their music was punk rock with a bit of funk in their songs. Members: Vocals - Steve Belmonte, Guitar - Dan Moses, Bass - Steve Price, Drums - Brian Prenger. The played several shows from 1986 to 1992 and a few reunion shows in 2005 with a new lineup which included Steve Belmonte as the only original member. Guitar player Dan Moses plays in the band the Dynotones. Steve Belmonte sings now and then for the Luxurious Adults.

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Have Heart

Intense hardcore music from Boston, Massachusetts. Signed to Bridge Nine Records and Think Fast Records. Recorded a demo released in 2003, in 2004 the “What Counts” EP (Think Fast Records), and full-length “The Things We Carry” (Bridge Nine Records) in 2006. Full-length “Songs To Scream At The Sun” (Bridge Nine Records) is their latest release to date. "Songs to Scream at the Sun" includes lyrics about vocalist Pat Flynn coming to terms with his family's history and present situation.

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xStrength Through Purityx

Strength Through Purityxxx are a straight edge mosh band from Brisbane, Australia.
Forming in 2008 with a solid foundation and drive to play fast, heavy, straight edge music.
xSTPx have shared the stage with such bands as Bury Your Dead (USA), Terror (USA) , The Acacia Strain (USA), Stick To Your Guns (USA) and Bishop (USA).
The sky is the limit for xSTPx with a full length cd due to be released at the end of 2010.

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Call To Preserve

Call to Preserve is a straight edge hardcore band based in Central Florida. Formed in 2003, the band plays heavy straight ahead hardcore that occasionally carries a melodic tinge.
After releasing a demo in 2005 CTP were signed to Facedown Records imprint label, Strikefirst Records in 2006. Their first full length, "Unsinkable," was released that August.
In the summer of 2008, CTP moved to parent label Facedown Records to release their sophomore album, "From Isolation," which was recorded that July with Jim Seigel (Dropkick Murphys...

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