Convince - The Beast Among Us (2016)

Convince is a crust/neocrust/d-beat/hardcore band from Moscow, Russia

A single 9 minute track bookended with cello

Album Description

"The Beast Among Us" includes cello

Tracklist

  1. The Beast Among Us

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An-Attâ - Split with Active Minds (1999)

An-Attâ was a screamo/crust band with dual male/female vocalists from France, formed by members of Anomie

Active Minds is a hardcore/anarcho-punk/crust band from England

There's not a whole lot of strings in these tracks, but I think it's something of a hidden gem.

Album Description

Only the An-Attâ tracks include violin

Tracklist

  1. An-Attâ - Il Est Temps De Réagir
  2. An-Attâ - Cela Me Fatigue
  3. Active Minds - An Alarm Call For A Sleeping Population
  4. Active Minds - The True Theory Of Relativity

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Dawn Ray'd - A Thorn, A Blight (2015)

Dawn Ray'd is an anarchist black metal band with violin from the UK

Like Next Victim, this is more punk-adjacent than actual punk, as Dawn Ray'd was formed by members of the blackened screamo band We Came Out Like Tigers that has been posted on this blog before.

Album Description

All tracks include violin

Tracklist

  1. Black Cloth
  2. Cauldron Of Rebirth
  3. Strident Voices
  4. At The Still Point
  5. A Colony Of Fevers
  6. Darken the Door

Myles Of Destruction - Running Only Makes The Fire Worse (2002)

Myles Of Destruction were an experimental hardcore/grind/crust/metal violin/drum/bass trio from Philadelphia

Had this for a while; only just now getting around to posting it. I previously posted their split with Abiku here.

Myles now plays viola/harp in the acoustic/chamber doom metal band Disemballerina (bandcamp | facebook). Make sure to check it out!

Album Description

All tracks include violin

Tracklist

  1. Cold Day In Hell
  2. Crocodile Nightmare
  3. Moth Curiosity
  4. Taxidermy
  5. Mourning Sickness
  6. Betta
  7. Two-Headed Monster
  8. A Coffin Fits One
  9. Shark Tank Spotlight

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Anti-Product (live shows only)

Anti-Product was a crust/anarcho-punk band with dual male/female vocals from New York that formed in 1995 and disbanded in 2002.

As far as I know, Anti-Product never recorded any material with cello, but they incorporated cello into their songs and toured with a cellist starting in around 2000. If anyone knows of any recorded material with cello, let me know!

Seeds In Barren Fields - Let the Earth be Silent After Ye (2015)

Seeds In Barren Fields is a blackened crust band from Sweden

Only a little bit of strings on this one

Album Description

Only the tracks "Home (اني اخترتك ياوطني)" and " The Epitaph of the Vain and the Forgotten" include viola

Tracklist

  1. A Gospel of the Flesh
  2. Home (اني اخترتك ياوطني)
  3. Internalize Deir Yassin
  4. Communion
  5. Echoes of a Forgotten Rhythm
  6. The Epitaph of the Vain and the Forgotten
  7. Days of Heaven
  8. Let the Earth be Silent After Ye
  9. Entropy

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Nine Eleven - Sentinels (2016)

Nine Eleven is a melodic hardcore band from Le Mans, France

One long 33 minute track with violin/cello at various points throughout

Album Description

Includes violin and cello

Tracklist

  1. Sentinels

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