Last.fm has released a short documentary about the state of hardcore in America. The documentary was filmed at This is Hardcore this past July. Watch the video below.
The documentary features interviews with a number of notable people, including Luis Aponte of Jesus Piece, Brandon Watkins of straight edge band Year of the Knife, Sunny Singh of Hate5Six, Mani Mostofi of Racetraitor, and Greg Straight Edge from Little Rainbow Sanctuary.
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The documentary was filmed and edited by Nathan Carpenter, with audio by Bryan VanGelder. Production was by Carpenter, VanGelder, and Owen Stretch.