- Jul 26, 2010 at 09:13PM
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Nails is an American hardcore punk band from Oxnard, California, United States, formed in 2009. They have since released three full-length albums and two EPs. As of June 2014, the band is signed to Nuclear Blast. They released their third album, You Will Never Be One of Us, on June 17, 2016. Source: Wikipedia.

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Yep, the South Cali hardcore metal-punks, Nails have shared news of a March 2017 North American tour with support from Toxic Holocaust and Gatecreeper.
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hardcore metal-punks, Nails, are streaming the new song "Life Is A Death Sentence" from their pending album, You Will Never Be One Of Us.
on Jun 10, 2016
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on May 25, 2016
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on Apr 15, 2016
Southern California-based four man hatecrew, Nails, will begin recording their 3rd full-length album entitled 'You Will Never Be One Of Us,' on December 27 with Kurt Ballou.
on Dec 01, 2015
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on Jun 04, 2014
California tyrants, Nails, confirm a new set of West Coast shows in a headlining run at the beginning of May. This new five-date Nails bombing run will see Oxnard's hardcore/crust warriors headlining all dates, with support from Seattle powerviolence duo, Iron Lung, Olympia's putrid death metal horde, Bone Sickness, and Southern Cali-based death act, Skinfather. The tour begins May 1st in Los Angeles, the bill also including Nausea, rolls into Santa Ana on the 2nd with Violent Reaction and The Flex, then into San Francisco and Portland before closing down in Seattle with Gag on May 5th.
on Feb 10, 2014
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on Jul 05, 2013
Nails will take their combative anthems back to the streets again in the coming months with several new tours and shows confirmed. First up, the band will return to the annual This Is Hardcore in Philadelphia, the massive fest boasting four days of bands, with Nails performing alongside All Out War, Ringworm, Judge, World War 4 and countless others on Saturday, August 10th. Upon their return to California the band has locked down a pair of shows in Lancaster, California at the end of August.
on Jun 27, 2013
Nails, tyrants of the American underground, have triumphantly completed their second full-length 'Abandon All Life', due out Spring 2013 on Southern Lord. Recorded at Godcity with Kurt Ballou (Converge) and mastered by Brad Boatright (From Ashes Rise), these ten tracks of barbaric rage have no resemblance to the laughable, retro party metal that passes as extreme music in today's world. Instead, Nails carpet bombs the listener with their horrifying brand of death/grind/hardcore chaos; flawlessly blending shades of Suffocation, early Nasum, and Celtic Frost with their own sadistic aggression.
on Jan 28, 2013
Following their recent attack of shows down the West Coast supporting Converge, Torche and Kvelertak, Nails has just confirmed a new three-day January West Coast assault. Dubbed "United & Strong 2013," the crushing short tour will feature Nails headlining three California dates with support from Death Threat, Twitching Tongues and Incendiary in late January. These shows will serve as a record release weekend for their upcoming 'Obscene Humanity' 7", boasting three of the most iconic tracks from the bands’ 2009 'Obscene Humanity' 12" EP, re-recorded during the Unsilent Death recording sessions.
on Dec 10, 2012
Southern California killers Nails will enter the studio this Winter to record their new full-length, but preceding that have a more imminent campaign of carnage in place, as the band will first release a new 7" and tour with Converge.
on Sep 26, 2012
The split 7" EP between Nails and Skin Like Iron being collaboratively released by both bands at the end of January, is now streaming in its entirety at this location. Running the show on side A, San Francisco's Skin Like Iron have already become a well-known entity in modern hardcore with nearly ten releases on such admirable dissident hardcore labels as Six Feet Under and React Records.
on Jan 11, 2012
Bringing two energetic but diversified contemporary hardcore acts together in one pure and primal slab of wax, Nails and Skin Like Iron will collaboratively self-release a split 7" EP this January.
on Nov 28, 2011
Southern Lord hardcore henchmen Nails' co-headlining tour with Cleveland hardcore legends Ringworm is set to begin tomorrow, Saturday, July 30, at San Francisco's 924 Gilman.
on Jul 29, 2011
Hardcore henchmen Nails' crushing "Conform/Scum Will Rise" video has been confirmed to premiere on MTV2 this Friday, May 20 at 7:00pm EST! Filmed as part of Scoin's ongoing bi-annual underground artist series, "Conform/Scum Will Rise" hails from the band's acclaimed 2010 album 'Unsilent Death'. This is a major step for Nails and their ongoing campaign for world domination. For now you can crush your enemies to the video below.
on May 20, 2011
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