hardcore bands mixing elements of rock n roll is an interesting take for the genre, but its clearly working for many of them as evidenced through the southern hardcore scene. Maylene and the sons of disaster- caution, dangerous curves ahead 2. eyehategod is the swamp thing of southern sludge, emerging from the waters with bands like exhorder, creepily shocking the nola music scene with a beastly, raw sound since the late 80s. southern metal bands norma jean and he is legend will be in denver this wednesday, march 22, during their polar similar tour. like maylene and the sons of disaster or everytime i die? I like bands that go light then heavy then light. But not to light , like not punk or stuff like that, and not to to heavy eather like death metal. Just a few good southern hardcore bands with like maylene or etids stile of music, thanks alot. Every time i did and old school memphis may fire are the only southern bands i can think of. Metalcore (or metallic hardcore) is a fusion music genre that combines elements of extreme metal and hardcore punk. anyone know good hardcore southern hardcore bands or a site that has a good list? Thanks. Source(s) hardcore southern hardcore band list httpsbiturl. Im getting into the southern hardcore and i was wondering what are some good bands. I like stuff like every time i die maylene and the sons of disast.