Originally Posted by EchoesOfDecimation
To call BTBAM hardcore is one thing because, yes, they do indeed have breakdowns, but no other element of their music is hardcore at all. But to call Black Dahlia hardcore is just stupid. There is not one element in their music that is hardcore. They have 3 albums out, none of which have breakdowns, lyrics about being tough/getting respect or group gang vocal singalongs.
I think instead of "hardcore" that we should be saying "metalcore" and I think BDM has quite a bit of that.
No disrespect, though, they are fantastic live!