Lesson 12

The first in a series of classes covering a specific genre of Metal Music.  Professor Boz and Professor Casey discuss the mid-90's metallic Hardcore movement. The blending of speed metal and hardcore punk, and the "Breakdown."  

Music tracks considered:

  • Discharge Hear Nothing See Nothing Say Nothing
  • The Misfits Earth AD
  • TSOL (True Sounds of Liberty) Abolish Government / Silent Majority
  • Suicidal Tendencies Institutionalized
  • Biohazard Business (from "Urban Discipline"), also discussion of the album "State of the World Address"
  • Sick of it All Scratch the Surface
  • Life of Agony This Time (from "River Runs Red")
  • Life of Agony Method of Groove 
  • Life of Agony Weeds
  • Design the Skyline Surrounded by Silence as the example of "everything you’re getting wrong in music"
  • Biohazard Love Denied
  • Bonus: Professor Boz performs the Biohazard Hidden Track from "State of the World Address"