1988 to 2010
Kentucky, United States
United States fastcore
Hellnation was long-running fastcore / thrash punk band from Kentucky, USA. They started playing fast hardcore since 1989 and broke up in early 2010. Hellnation went on numerous tours throughout the United States, Japan, Brazil, and across Europe. Distinct trademarks of Hellnation's sound include punk rock guitar riffs played at hyper speed, copious amounts of distortion, and angry, profanity-laden vocals / lyrics.
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It's a beautiful irony that Springsteen wrote this song to express his frustrations at not being able to write a hit song, which in turn became their biggest hit to date. Dancing in the Dark's brooding lyrics and punchy beat soon became an anthem for disenfranchised 80s youth.