Power Trip

Features

Ten Years of Power Trip, Texas Hardcore Heroes

A look at the legacy of the Dallas hardcore band, who recently celebrated their 10th anniversary with a hometown mosh-gala.
Andy O'Connor
11.27.18
To Hell And Back

Riding the New Wave of Anti-Fascist Black Metal

Anti-fascist black metal is everywhere all of a sudden, so we put together a heap of recommendations for Nazi-smashing metalheads, including Redbait, Underdark, Yovel and more.
Kim Kelly
8.24.18
Metalhead

Thrash Metal Is Going Through Its Second Puberty

Power Trip, Slaegt, and Oozing Wound discuss how thrash has moved on from mid-2000s nostalgia to become a whole new kind of killing machine.
Christopher Krovatin
5.10.18
Interviews

Clear a Path, Motherfuckers, Primal Rite Is Here

Power Trip's Riley Gale talks to vocalist Lucy Xavier about her band's hardcore ethics, the fluidity of gender, and the wisdom of Bruce Lee.
Riley Gale
1.29.18
Premieres

Mammoth Grinder's New Album Is So Good We're Kind of Mad About It

The Chris Ulsh-helmed Texas extreme metal trio is back with a fantastically headbangable new album for Relapse Records.
Kim Kelly
1.26.18
Noisey News

Power Trip Are Pretty Cheesed About Their Music Being Played on Fox News

"We wouldn’t be happy about being played on any major 'news' network, but most especially Fox," tweeted the band.
Phil Witmer
12.8.17
Interviews

Power Trip Wants to Build a New Underground Resistance

The politically-charged Texas thrashers aren't afraid to speak out against oppression—and as vocalist Riley Gale told us, there's a lot of work to do
Louise Brown
3.1.17
New music

Power Trip Score a Hat-Trick of Thrash with New Song "Nightmare Logic"

This track will make your limbs wish they had brains so that each of them could mosh.
Phil Witmer
2.8.17
New music

Let Power Trip's Ass-Kicking of a Single, "Firing Squad," Galvanize You in These Trying Times

Their appropriately-titled album 'Nightmare Logic' is coming soon.
Phil Witmer
11.16.16
sxsw 2016

Newsflash: SXSW’s Metal Presence Is Still Pretty Goddamn Pathetic

Barring MDF putting on a miniature edition at SXSW, it might be time to say goodbye to any hopes of the festival getting metal right.
Andy O'Connor
3.24.16
we saw this

Meet the Couple Who Got Engaged Before a Power Trip Set at This is Hardcore

Love was in the air for THREE couples at This is Hardcore. We talked to one of them.
Derek Scancarelli
7.27.15
SXSW 2015

These Bands Are Way Cooler Than Whatever You Saw at SXSW 2015

Read this and be completely up to date on that good shit.
Noisey Staff
3.24.15