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1. Burn was a New York hardcore band which began in 1988 playing what could be considered progressive hardcore music with introspective lyrics. Burn released its first self-titled EP in 1991. In 1994, the band separated, with vocalist Chaka Malik forming Orange 9mm, guitarist Gavin Van Vlack participating in Pry and Die 116, and Alan Cage in Quicksand. The band never “officially” disbanded, and after a stint of live performances, Burn was finally resurrected with the addition of guitarist Vic DiCara (from Inside Out) and (from Beyond and bassist Manny Carrero (from Glassjaw). In late 2001, Burn released a new EP on Equal Vision Records, Cleanse. In 2002, the band dropped a previously unreleased recording from 1992 on Revelation entitled, Last Great Sea, due to fans seeking out the tunes which had been circulating among fans from a demo.

2. In 2007 they won the “Geheim van Starsound”, “Metal Battle” Utrecht and appeared in the finals of the “Grote Utrechtse Live Prijs” (Utrecht’s Big Live Awards). A young, but already impressive, live-band!

Tougher then Hard Rock with more melody then Extreme Metal; it’s melodic Heavy Metal that binds a metal and mainstream audience. Tied together by the strings of hard rock and heavy metal, five young dudes rock your balls off. Original, unique and with a fresh sound among the rock and metal bands of today. Refinement and virtuosity go hand in hand with a great show and awesome guitar riffs.


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  • Rightofheresy

    best nyhc band

    19 Oct 3:05am Reply
  • eighty-five

    ther's only one Burn

    6 Aug 2013 Reply
  • TrueMetalPetrus

    Swedish burn ftw [6]

    2 Apr 2013 Reply
  • xAnalJihadx

    v pizde na 3'ey polke gde ebutsya volki ili 4ut' povishe gde ebutsya mishi lol

    29 Jul 2012 Reply
  • Opice

    Chaka Malik is the man!

    15 May 2012 Reply
  • EscarrRune

    Muss es wohl mehrere Bands geben, die so heißen. Die die mit Schandmaul aktuell auf Tour sind, kommen aus Münster und machen New Wave Rock im Stile der 80er, haben gerade ihr 2. Album veröffentlicht.

    29 Jan 2012 Reply
  • Shintaro89

    Joa, da scheint es eine Verwechslung zu geben. Wer ist denn nun wirklich dabei? Oder gibt es nur mal wieder einen Namensvetter?

    22 Jan 2012 Reply
  • FiftySven

    Soso ..eine NYHC Band ist also mit Schandmaul auf Tour :D

    19 Jan 2012 Reply
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    19 Dec 2011 Reply
  • leololozone666

    there is only one douche and that is you. BURN was from NYC, was one of the greatest hardcore bands of all time and the other crew of knuckleheads from sweden needs to change their name.

    3 Nov 2011 Reply
  • haloedeyes

    burn 7" is soooooo fucking good

    31 Oct 2011 Reply
  • XBujinKoenX

    It reminds me a bit of "world's collide", which in my opinion is good....

    22 May 2011 Reply
  • XBujinKoenX

    The Burning Fight book was my intro to this band, certainly gonna check m out, musically and lyrically, a HC band with Coltrane as a big influence... FINALLY!!! First some more, snapcase, refused and verse....

    22 May 2011 Reply
  • Archrsbowsrbrkn

    there is only one Burn. Chaka Malik is the vocalist

    24 Feb 2011 Reply
  • TokenSunrise

    new york hardcore FTW

    21 Jan 2011 Reply
  • idiotmoron

    hardcore Burn. fuck off "extreme metal" or whatever

    30 Nov 2010 Reply
  • UponDoom

    Swedish burn ftw [5]

    24 Nov 2010 Reply
  • LivioCFH

    Swedish burn ftw [4]

    10 Nov 2010 Reply
  • UnaXoto

    This brings back some memories...

    26 Sep 2010 Reply
  • diecastbeatdown

    burn is one of the best hardcore albums of all time.

    8 Jul 2010 Reply
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