Originally Posted by The Colonel
Avail - My all time favorite hardcore band. Saw them 8 times before they split up and every one of those shows was amazing. Technically "on hiatus" but I've heard some things that make me believe they're done. I wish I could see them one more time though.
GREAT band! I have seen them countless times during the 90s.
My list would be enormous if I were to include non-metal bands as well.
Since you mentioned a hardcore band, I will post a few select punk/HC bands I am proud to say I was able to see in their prime: