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Cro-Mags

Cro-Mags
Formed: 1984 in United States
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Group Members: Parris Mayhew, Harley Flanagan, John Joseph, Doug Holland, Mackie Jayson, Pete Hines, Dave DiSenzo
Biography: Before the Cro-Mags, the idea of combining heavy metal and hardcore together was unheard of. But with the release of their classic debut, The Age of Quarrel, hardcore-metal was born, and in its wake came a legion of similarly styled offspring (Biohazard, Vision of Disorder, etc.). Although the group ...Read full biography
The Age of Quarrel
Released: 1986
Label: Profile Records
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Formed by New York punk child prodigy Harley Flanagan and guitarist Parris Mayhew, the Cro-Mags helped define the East Coast hardcore movement with their now legendary debut, Age of Quarrel. Originally ...Read full review
Best Wishes
Released: 1989
Label: Profile Records
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What would Lemmy Kilmister and Motörhead have sounded like if they'd been influenced by the Hare Krishna sect and the beliefs of Hinduism? They might have sounded like New York's unorthodox thrash metal/punk ...Read full review