Interview by Michael DeLucia
Cinco de Mayo is a lot like St. Patty’s Day–a holiday co-opted by Americans as an excuse to drink and wear fun hats. But if you’re going to partake in the festivities, you might as well have a few fun tunes to rock out to. Here are five tracks to help you kick off your margarita and sombrero parties.
Fresh from the new Like Moths To Flames album, The Dying Things We Live For, comes this music video for “Fighting Fire With Fire.” It’s a simple, grainy black and white performance video, but it’s our music video of the week because it shows the intimacy of a live show in a small space. It shows where the band members and the fans come together, and that’s really important to us here at HXC Magazine. So watch the music video below, and if it doesn’t get you in the mood to jump around and shove your best friend into a wall, there’s probably something wrong with you.
Atmospheric metalcore had a night at Gramercy Theatre in NYC last Thursday, August 20th when Northlane headlined a show with supporting acts Like Moths To Flames, In Hearts Wake and Oceans Ate Alaska. When he wasn’t busy shaking things up in the pit, photographer Alex Chan was on the scene snapping photos of the Aussies in Northlane and the Ohio gents in LMTF. Check out the gallery below!
All photos by Alex Chan.