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Harley Flanagan Sues John Joseph Over Use of Cro-Mags Name at NYC Show

The age of quarrel is starting to feel more like a lifetime.

Dave Grohl vs. John Joseph, the Covid-19 Vaccine Battle

Joseph calls the Foo Fighters' recent vaccinated-only live shows "bullshit."

New York City Parks Department Revokes Permits for Seven Outdoor Hardcore Shows

The denial of previously-approved permits comes in the wake of a show at Tompkins Square Park that reportedly drew 2,000-3,000…

John Joseph (ex-Cro-Mags) Again Defends Giant NYC Hardcore Show as Pushback Against Government Overreach

"This was a pushback against government over stepping their reach, telling people they cant gather in public, or a church,…

Parks Department Investigating Massive Hardcore Show in NYC That Violated Covid-19 Safety Guidelines

The show attracted over 2,000 people, with hundreds of attendees moshing maskless.

Photos: 2,000+ Capacity Hardcore Show in NYC with Masking and Social Distancing Ignored

John Joseph (ex-Cro-mags) took a shot at Black Lives Matter protests.

Cro-Mags Fans Cranky About Wonder Woman 1984; John Joseph Puts Them in Their Place

Cro-Mags fans thought they spotted a gaffe in the movie... until the band's frontman set them straight.

Cro-Mags Lawsuit Settled; There Are Now Two Cro-Mags

Cro-Mags will feature Harley Flanagan, while Cro-Mags JM will feature John Joseph and Mackie Jayson.

Exclusive Track and Video Premiere: Toxic Shock’s “Great Great Gift”

An amazing video for some amazing crossover thrash.

Cro-Mags’ John Joseph Offers Health Update on Bad Brains’ Dr. Know

"He's improving and he feels all the love."

Charges Against Harley Flanagan Dismissed

My headline probably tipped you off, but just to be clear: charges against former Cro-Mags bassist Harley Flanagan, stemming from…

REFUSED PERFORM FOR JIMMY FALLON, NOT ME

Update, 10:44 am: Bram from Metal Insider did get into the Europa show, and recorded some footage of the band performing…

HERE’S CRO-MAGS VOCALIST JOHN JOSEPH’S RESPONSE TO HARLEY FLANEGAN’S ACCOUNT

Photo: Richard Kern Earlier today you read former Cro-Mags bassist Harley Flanagan's retelling of the recent ruckus at a Cro-Mags…

HARLEY’S LORD: GREG ANDERSON’S BRILLIANT AND ONLY SLIGHTLY RISKY POWER PLAY

In what is sure to reignite controversy in the hardcore scene, Southern Lord has apparently gone all-in by signing Cro-Mags'…

ALBUM OF THE DAY: CRO-MAGS, ALPHA OMEGA

New York's Cro-Mags are best known for two arguably unimpeachable hardcore classics, 1986's seminal The Age of Quarrel and its…

CRO-MAGS FOUNDER COMPARES BAND TO BLACK SABBATH — “BUT ON A MUCH MUCH SMALLER LEVEL”

The thorny history of New York hardcore pioneers Cro-Mags can't be done justice in a pithy blog post, what with…