Vancouver Straight Edge Hardcore 1997-2004. Members went on to play in Blue Monday, On,Go It Alone, Bishops Green, Keep It Clear, Vacant State, Still Above Snakes, Eliminator Stagnation73 etc. Formed in the spring of 1997, by founding members Jason Kolins(vocals), Sean Spear & Mike Orpen(guitars) and Mark Thomson(bass), to put together a fast, heavy, outspoken Straight Edge Hardcore band, with a personal, sincere and positive message.
The new album from Vancouver, Canada''s Straightedge Hardcore powerhouse Burden. The much anticipated follow up to 1999''s "Strength of conviction" CD/ 7''. Nine songs of fast, heavy, energetic and angry hardcore. Powerful rhythms, crushing breakdowns, energetic singalongs, and positive and personal angered vocals, are just a small part of BURDEN''s old school meets new school style, often compared to classic bands as Trial, Strain and Undertow. Be sure to check ''em out on their 2nd Europeantour next year...and understand why many are calling BURDEN Canada''s best HC band.