Mittwoch, 23. Dezember 2015

HANDS UPON SALVATION now in stock!!!

work is done!!! get your copy!!!

from on 10.01.2016 you can order HANDS UPON SALVATIONS "entity" in our store!!! tapes are sprayed in black or white, big inlay incl. all lyrics and thanks list...


please visit:

this full-length will definetly kick your ass!!!

Freitag, 11. Dezember 2015

old time hardcore! THE RECKLESS YOUTH

ho ho ho!

this is 20 years too late and more or less a joke! a tape of my first band THE RECKLESS YOUTH, four songs recorded live at one of our first shows in eisenach. this short tape, incl. the original flyer made by 2nd R., will be a present for some friends only, and not for sale, but i will put up a download for you if you like ;-)


these were funny times!!! one of 
our songs called "hard to notice" got covered by EYELESS VIEW, watch the video if you like ;-)

Montag, 7. Dezember 2015

PEACE OF MIND new member of the toxic family!!!

Yo Girls & Boys!!!

please welcome PEACE OF MIND!!!

this young and hardworking 4-piece from south thuringia seems to be on the road every weekend!!! their first 7inch will be released by POWERTRIP RECORDS in jan'16 ...we'll put out some limited tapes!!! only available at the record release show in erfurt!!!

Samstag, 21. November 2015

HANDS UPON SALVATION from indonesia joins the toxic team!!!

hey folks,

another furious and hard working band joins TOXIC TAPE RECORDS, please say hello to the almighty HANDS UPON SALVATION!!! hailing from Yogyakarta, Indonesia!!! these guys are long term friends since the golden "True Side Music" times, very active in the scene, so it's a pleasure for me to swing the scissors and spray!!!

are you down with old school metalcore like morning again, faust again, congress, h8000... ??? then you really need to listen to their latest record ENTITY!!!

to prepare you headbanger for x-mas, we will put together some unique tapes in the next weeks!!!

...more news soon!!!

Montag, 19. Oktober 2015

Freitag, 2. Oktober 2015

STRAIGHT AHEAD am 14.11. im Pressenwerk


es geht in die zweite Runde!!!


SHARK MAPS ( post/hc aus erfurt )
NINETY NINE ( hardcore aus erfurt )
VLADA INA ( old school aus ilmenau )

Samstag 14.11.2015

Beginn 21Uhr
Einlass 20Uhr


STRAIGHT AHEAD mit Peace of Mind, Marisolv & The Nightmare Within

Hey Yo!

Vielen Dank für die tolle Show am 12.09. im Pressenwerk!!!
Danke an alle Besucher! Danke an PEACE OF MIND, THE NIGHTMARE WITHIN und MARISOLV! Danke an alle Helfer, Licht und Sound... Wir freuen uns auf die nächste Show im PRESSENWERK!!!

Stay tuned for more... Support Your Local Scene!!!

see lots of photos here:

Donnerstag, 4. Juni 2015

12.09. STRAIGHT AHEAD @ pressenwerk!!!

it's been a while, but now we are back!!! STRAIGHT AHEAD!!!

tons of hardcore, metal, punk and alternative bands played under this banner since 1997.
the PRESSENWERK in BAD SALZUNGEN is one of the best locations around and an institution for international acts and local bands since 1996.

take a look at some old flyers and photos here:

so let's get it on again!!! support your local scene!!!

THE NIGHTMARE WITHIN ( hc chemnitz )
MARISOLV ( ex-bury my sins, first show ever! )
PEACE OF MIND ( fast forward hc from sonneburg )

more infos here: