Seattle-based band Iron Lung is a hardcore outfit that was originally formed in 1999 in Reno, Nevada. Merging the intensity of hardcore punk and heavy metal, the band first captured its signature powerviolence brand of music on its 2004 debut album Live. Iron Lung. Death. Known for working with various other hardcore acts, Iron Lung has released several split records and collaborated with bands such as Scurvy Bastards, Hatred Surge and Agents of Abhorrence. Iron Lung released its fifth studio album White Glove Test, in 2013.