• DARE - “Different Method”

    12 days ago - By Stereogum

    The Orange County trio DARE is the type of straight-edge hardcore band who will just bellow the phrase “straight-edge” a bunch of times mid-song. They're a band working within a lineage, and they're proud to show that off. They also do that lineage proud. DARE's version of hardcore is direct and fearsome and impassioned and also pretty catchy. The band released their OC Straight Edge demo back in 2017, and they've released a bunch of spare tracks and a self-titled EP in the years since. (Also, drummer Anaiah Lei's one-man project Zulu released a great EP My People... Hold On last year.)...
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