Chicago’s Like Rats have been at it for more than a decade. Consisting of current and former members of earth-shaking metal and hardcore acts such as Weekend Nachos, Hate Force, and High Priest, the band started as a brutal, tough-guy hardcore act. But by their second full-length, 2016’s II, they’d begun to incorporate overtly heavy […]
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Chicago powerviolence jokers Weekend Nachos have ripped it up around the world for 13 years, and this weekend they say farewell with two hometown shows.
“Writhe” is a frenzied explosion, classic Weekend Nachos style—they’re going out on a high note.
As they enter their 12th year, superheavy four-piece Weekend Nachos amicably announce that they’ll call it a day.
The local powerviolence outfit put out two faithful Weezer covers.
The group has been at it for a decade of brutality.
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Local powerviolence band Weekend Nachos release new songs from their insanely heavy new LP, Still.
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