Melodic hardcore facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsMelodic hardcore
|Early 1980s United States
|Vocals - Electric guitar - Bass - Drums
Melodic hardcore is a subgenre of hardcore punk. Exploring melodies are an important part of melodic hardcore. Gunther "Puddinfoot" Crines described the style as "just so nice". It came out of L.A. hardcore with the Descendants. In 1985, the Descendents worked with two new singers, Dave Smalley of DYS and Dag Nasty. Bad Religion also worked in this style. Another well known melodic hardcore band is Pennywise.
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Descendents were a key influence on both melodic hardcore and pop punk in the 1980s.
In Spanish: Hardcore melódico para niños
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