UKHC is a subgenre of hardcore punk that originated in the United Kingdom. It is characterized by its aggressive and heavy sound, with distorted guitars and fast-paced drumming. The lyrics often deal with themes of social and political issues, as well as personal struggles and emotions. Bands in this genre often incorporate elements of metal and punk into their music. Guilt Trip, Desolated, and God Complex are all examples of UKHC bands known for their intense and powerful sound.