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[[File:LibertyCityHardcore-GTAIV-logo.png|right|thumb|200px|L.C.H.C Hardcore Rock]]
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{{Radio station
'''Liberty City Hardcore,''' also known as '''Liberty City Hardcore Classics''' or '''LCHC''' (stylized as "'''L.C.H.C.'''"), is a [[Radio Stations|radio station]] that appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and plays music from the [[wp:New York hardcore|New York Hardcore]] music scene.
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| image = [[File:LibertyCityHardcore-GTAIV-logo.png|100px]]
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| genre = Harcore punk, crossover thrash, punk rock (GTA IV)<br/>Death metal, extreme metal, thrash metal (TLAD)
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| games = [[Grand Theft Auto IV]]<br/>[[GTA IV Episodes|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]]
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| djs  = [[Jimmy Gestapo]] (GTA IV)<br/>[[Max Cavalera]] (TLAD)
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}}
  
==Playlists==
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'''Liberty City Hardcore,''' also known as '''Liberty City Hardcore Classics''' or '''LCHC''' (stylized as "'''L.C.H.C.'''"), is a [[Radio Stations|radio station]] that appears in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] and plays music from the [[wp:New York hardcore|New York Hardcore]] music scene. It returns in GTA IV's episode [[The Lost and Damned]], also part of [[GTA IV Episodes|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]].
===GTA IV rendition===
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'''DJ: [[Jimmy Gestapo]]''', the vocalist of Murphy's Law and the only founding member still in the band. Mostly punk rock songs made in the 1980s, the setlist pays homage to New York City's rock scene at [[wp:CBGB|CBGB]], an iconic bar where most of the bands featured (except possibly Maximum Penalty and Underdog) have performed at one point or another.
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Mostly punk rock songs made in the 1980s, the original GTA IV setlist, hosted by Murphy's Law vocalist Jimmy Gestapo, pays homage to New York City's rock scene at [[wp:CBGB|CBGB]], an iconic bar where most of the bands featured (except possibly Maximum Penalty and Underdog) have performed at one point or another.
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In The Lost and Damned, the segment of Max Cavalera, frontman of metal bands Sepultura, Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy, is referred to as the "Blood Fire War Hate Death Metal Show", having transitioned from hardcore punk to even heavier black and death metal.
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===Playlists===
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====''GTA IV'' rendition====
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'''DJ''': [[Jimmy Gestapo]]
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'''Genres''': [[wp:Hardcore punk|hardcore punk]], [[wp:Crossover thrash|crossover thrash]], [[wp:Punk rock|punk rock]]
  
 
* [[wp:Murphy's Law (band)|Murphy's Law]] - "A Day in the Life" (1986)
 
* [[wp:Murphy's Law (band)|Murphy's Law]] - "A Day in the Life" (1986)
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* [[wp:Sheer Terror|Sheer Terror]] - "Just Can't Hate Enough" (1989)
 
* [[wp:Sheer Terror|Sheer Terror]] - "Just Can't Hate Enough" (1989)
 
* [[wp:Bad Brains|Bad Brains]] - "Right Brigade" (1982)
 
* [[wp:Bad Brains|Bad Brains]] - "Right Brigade" (1982)
* [[wp:Killing Time (band)|Killing Time]] - "Tell Tale" (1989)
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* [[wp:Killing Time (American band)|Killing Time]] - "Tell Tale" (1989)
 
* [[wp:Agnostic Front|Agnostic Front]] - "Victim in Pain" (1984)
 
* [[wp:Agnostic Front|Agnostic Front]] - "Victim in Pain" (1984)
  
===The Lost and Damned and Episodes from Liberty City rendition===
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====''The Lost and Damned'' and ''Episodes from Liberty City'' rendition====
'''DJ: [[Max Cavalera]]''', the Brazilian-born frontman of metal bands Sepultura (his first and most famous band, formed in 1984), Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy. His segment is referred to as the "Blood Fire War Hate Death Metal Show", having transitioned from hardcore punk to even heavier black and death metal, which many fans believe should not have mixed with the previous material (which it does not in GTA: EFLC).
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'''DJ''': [[Max Cavalera]]
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'''Genres''': [[wp:Death metal|death metal]], [[wp:Black metal|black metal]], [[wp:Thrash metal|thrash metal]]
  
 
* [[wp:At the Gates|At the Gates]] - "Slaughter of the Soul" (1995)
 
* [[wp:At the Gates|At the Gates]] - "Slaughter of the Soul" (1995)
* [[wp:Drive By Audio|Drive By Audio]] - "Jailbait" (2009)
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* Drive By Audio - "Jailbait" (2009)
 
* [[wp:Celtic Frost|Celtic Frost]] - "Inner Sanctum" (1987)
 
* [[wp:Celtic Frost|Celtic Frost]] - "Inner Sanctum" (1987)
 
* [[wp:Entombed (band)|Entombed]] - "Drowned" (1990)
 
* [[wp:Entombed (band)|Entombed]] - "Drowned" (1990)
 
* [[wp:Sepultura|Sepultura]] - "[[wp:Dead Embryonic Cells|Dead Embryonic Cells]]" (1991)
 
* [[wp:Sepultura|Sepultura]] - "[[wp:Dead Embryonic Cells|Dead Embryonic Cells]]" (1991)
 
* [[wp:Soulfly|Soulfly]] - Blood Fire War Hate (2008) Only the introduction was played for the station's feature ident.
 
* [[wp:Soulfly|Soulfly]] - Blood Fire War Hate (2008) Only the introduction was played for the station's feature ident.
* [[wp:Deicide|Deicide]] - "Dead by Dawn" (1990)
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* [[wp:Deicide (band)|Deicide]] - "Dead by Dawn" (1990)
 
* [[wp:Cannibal Corpse|Cannibal Corpse]] - "I Cum Blood" (1992)
 
* [[wp:Cannibal Corpse|Cannibal Corpse]] - "I Cum Blood" (1992)
 
* [[wp:Bathory (band)|Bathory]] - "Call from the Grave" (1987)
 
* [[wp:Bathory (band)|Bathory]] - "Call from the Grave" (1987)
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==External link==
 
==External link==
 
* {{amazon-iv-radio}}
 
* {{amazon-iv-radio}}
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==See also==
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* [[V-Rock]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] which plays thrash metal, among other things.
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* [[Channel X]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] which plays hardcore punk and punk rock.
  
 
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Revision as of 19:54, 23 October 2013

Radio Station
Liberty City Hardcore
LibertyCityHardcore-GTAIV-logo.png
Genre: Harcore punk, crossover thrash, punk rock (GTA IV)
Death metal, extreme metal, thrash metal (TLAD)
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto IV
Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City
DJ(s): Jimmy Gestapo (GTA IV)
Max Cavalera (TLAD)

Liberty City Hardcore, also known as Liberty City Hardcore Classics or LCHC (stylized as "L.C.H.C."), is a radio station that appears in Grand Theft Auto IV and plays music from the New York Hardcore music scene. It returns in GTA IV's episode The Lost and Damned, also part of Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City.

Mostly punk rock songs made in the 1980s, the original GTA IV setlist, hosted by Murphy's Law vocalist Jimmy Gestapo, pays homage to New York City's rock scene at CBGB, an iconic bar where most of the bands featured (except possibly Maximum Penalty and Underdog) have performed at one point or another.

In The Lost and Damned, the segment of Max Cavalera, frontman of metal bands Sepultura, Soulfly and Cavalera Conspiracy, is referred to as the "Blood Fire War Hate Death Metal Show", having transitioned from hardcore punk to even heavier black and death metal.

Playlists

GTA IV rendition

DJ: Jimmy Gestapo

Genres: hardcore punk, crossover thrash, punk rock

The Lost and Damned and Episodes from Liberty City rendition

DJ: Max Cavalera

Genres: death metal, black metal, thrash metal

Trivia

  • It is possible, that L.C.H.C. is the favourite radio station of the Irish American Killers in Liberty City. The song "Day In The Life" by Murphy's Law could be heard in trailer of Patrick McReary and Bucky Sligo's pals listen to this station in his crib.
  • The station is always heard playing in the Lost MC Clubhouse.

External link

See also