Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 (Sat, 5/16 + Sun, 5/17) Add Special Guest BURN Exclusive Appearance + Trailer

Sunday, May 17th 2015 Exclusive appearance Tickets “Hardcore music has been instrumental in my life and I’m excited about getting on stage with Gavin again,” says Burn frontman Chaka Malik. “Much respect to the folks at Black and Blue for the work they’ve been doing. Keeping a viable platform for bands and people in the culture […]


Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 (Sat, 5/16 + Sun, 5/17) Complete Line-Up And Ticketing Details

The final and complete line-up for Saturday, May 16th and Sunday, May 17th Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 has been revealed as well as all ticketing details. Single day presale tickets are available for $40/day from Pitchfork Hardwear while Webster Hall is handling (a limited amount of) $70/weekend passes as well as Saturday and Sunday […]


Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 Full Announcement + Presale Ticketing Info Available Sat, Feb 14th @ 12Noon ET

Complete line-up and presale ticketing information for the May 16th & May 17th legendary Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 will be revealed on Saturday, February 14th at 12noon ET. Single day tickets and a limited amount of weekend passes will be available through and Stay posted for more details to follow tomorrow.


Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 Sneak Peek 3 Featuring CANDIRIA, DAVE SMALLEY, MADBALL + More

In the wake of the previously announced bands confirmed for this years Black N’ Blue Bowl, the 3rd announcement brings news of yet another long-awaited and highly anticipated reunion from Brooklyn’s hardest and grooviest, Candiria. We caught up with Candiria guitarist John LaMacchia, who had this to say about their appearance at this years BNB […]


Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 Sneak Peek 2 Featuring SICK OF IT ALL, AGENTS OF MAN + More

In addition to the previously announced bands from last week, this week brings news with the addition of New York Hardcore stalwarts and veterans SICK OF IT ALL to the line-up’s rank. Having been no strangers to not only the current Black N’ Blue Bowl, but its preceding Superbowl of Hardcore — drummer and all-around-great-guy, Armand […]


Black N’ Blue Bowl 2015 Sneak Peek Featuring CRUMBSUCKERS Reunion + Partial Line-Up Reveal

The annually held Black N’ Blue Bowl will be taking place Saturday, May 16th & Sunday, May 17th at Webster Hall in New York City. A partial sneak peek look at some of the confirmed headliners most notably offers a reunion from one of New York Hardcore/Crossover legends, Crumbsuckers. A statement from Crumbsuckers bassist and […]


Black N’ Blue Takeover Radio Show To Return On East Village Radio / Dash Radio

We are excited to announce that the Black N’ Blue Takeover radio show will be reuniting with East Village Radio in its birthplace on the Lower East Side of New York City very soon! With the recent launching of Dash Radio, co-founded by EVR General Manager Peter Ferraro with Scott Keeney (DJ Skee), we will once […]


MADBALL Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary Of “Set It Off” With East Coast Tour w/ Matt Henderson

MADBALL will be hitting the road in December to celebrate the 20-year anniversary of their legendary and defining classic album, “Set It Off”. Former guitarist and one of the ambassadors to the authentic Madball sound, Matt Henderson, will be rounding out the line-up for these select dates. Support will be handled by Turnstile (Reaper Records), […]


HATEBREED BNB Bowl 2014 Hate5Six Footage

The team at have been releasing numerous sets online from this year’s Black N Blue Bowl @ The Wick, most recently the incredible Hatebreed set. Celebrating their first 2 releases, the timeless Under The Knife EP and the classic first full length LP, Satisfaction Is The Death Of Desire, the night’s setlist was unbeatable. […]


BNB Takeover Returns On WUSB 90.1FM Radio

Although East Village Radio, the home of BNB Takeover, may be closing its doors for good—we have found a new home in WUSB 90.1FM in Stony Brook, Long Island. We are beyond excited, pleased and honored to be given the chance to keep our radio tradition and legacy alive and look forward to bringing the […]