Month: June 2019

Woman Singing

Bringing Back xsisterhoodx!

It was the summer of 1994. My mom, a nurse at a neighboring high school had me tag along to help with the athletic physicals. My job was to ensure that the students had filled out their forms correct...

Defying Order

We all have favorite bands, artists, songs, and genres for various reasons; sometimes, it may be because: we fell in love with them when we were young, it helped us through heart aches, special moment...

Time Crisis: Positively Negative

Originally Published: Thursday, June 9, 2005Written by: Vanessa G Rojas The northern Virginia hardcore scene..a breeding ground for misinformed and self-proclaimed scenesters, weekly edge breakers, an...

Crown and Anchor Film

Crown and Anchor: New Film Featuring Straight Edge Hardcore Soundtrack

Released in theaters during the summer of 2018, Crown and Anchor follows the journey of James Downey, a straight edge COA, who returns home to face his family demons. Notably, the soundtrack features ...

holding hands at music show

From Sobriety to sXe

I first heard of Straight Edge in my mid-teens when a friend of mine, chatting on ICQ told me he was ‘sXe.’. Living in Hong Kong I figured this was a sect of Buddhism I’d not heard of before - Tao, Ze...