Merauder is a Hardcore band from New York, USA. The group formed in 1990, establishing itself on the eastern US hardcore/metal scene through frequent touring and a few demo releases. In 1995, the band released an EP after vocalist Jorge joined, and toured with Biohazard. Upon the release of their 1996 debut, the band scored a slot opening for Fear Factory and toured Europe in 1995 with Böhse Onkelz. Merauder is also a one of the key bands from the NYHC scene.