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NYHC (New York Hardcore) is a subgenre of punk rock and hardcore punk that originated in the early 1980s in New York City. It is characterized by its aggressive sound, fast and heavy rhythms, and socially conscious lyrics. NYHC was inspired by earlier punk rock and hardcore bands like the Ramones, the Sex Pistols, Black Flag, and Minor Threat, but it also incorporated elements of heavy metal, thrash, and hip hop.

Some of the most popular NYHC bands include Agnostic Front, Sick of it All, Madball, Cro-Mags, Gorilla Biscuits, and Youth of Today. These bands were known for their high energy performances and for promoting social justice and political awareness in their lyrics. Many NYHC bands were also involved in the straight edge movement, which promoted clean living and abstaining from drugs and alcohol.

There are several radio stations that specialize in playing NYHC and other punk and hardcore genres, such as Punk FM, KROQ, and WFMU. These stations often feature both classic and contemporary NYHC bands, as well as interviews and commentary from musicians and fans. They are a great resource for fans of NYHC and other underground punk and hardcore music.