Terror have cemented their status as guardians of old school hardcore while winning the pit fervor of the new generation of metal and hardcore fans.
This new jack thrash obsession has done nothing but help extreme music. Whereas bands of Terror's ilk were previously content with rote, breakdown-laden metalcore mookery, now they've been inspired to actually intersperse a little shred into their assault. Frontman Scott Vogel will always be a reliable source of eviscerating, tough-love callouts, but his veteran L.A. crew appears to be diversifying on the songwriting front. Pick up (on) the change!