Deathcore crept up on us like a wicked hangover. There were fun times preceding it, and as it started to form we thought maybe it would pass by without being a big deal, like maybe if we ignored it then it would just go away. But then BOOM, a legion of headaches lined up to assault the skulls of metalheads (and not in the good way).
However, ‘core doesn’t have to be a dirty word. Unlike a wicked hangover, deathcore has some very redeeming qualities, especially when preceded by “technical” or “progressive.” To emphasize this point, I want to check out two bands per tag that I believe could persuade listeners not to be such haters. Continue reading Technical Tuesday – Don’t Be a Hater!