Post Archive

January 2012

Avant GardeHardcoreMusic

Now this is ultra killer – Suffering Luna from Southern California have given CVLT Nation the opportunity to stream their new track, “Blood Filled Bong.” You can look at the Suffering Luna cover below to see that this band is on some next shit! Later this week, they will unify

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FeaturesLive RitualsMusic

Ear/Splitters and CVLT Nation bring you another in our series of Live Rituals, this one from the November 17th, 2011, performances of The Atlas Moth, Kowloon Walled City and Batillus. They have been on tour together this past winter and have been smashing the sound barrier in cities across the

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ArtFeaturesPhotographySeven Stories

Photographer: Jeremy Beals Sites: Facebook/Flickr Based in: Southern California To start, I want to give a big thank you to Earsplit for allowing me access to many of the bands I’ve photographed. Without their help, my body of work would literally be half the size it is now. I also

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I’m worshipping at the altar of doom, and below me I hear the sound of the Serpentine Path shattering sound waves. This band is releasing an outstanding 7″ on Parasitic Records this month, and every thing about this record is huge and damaged. When you put your needle down on

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Death Metal

Norwegian thrashers Nekromantheon have just released their second album, Rise, Vulcan Spectre—an album about “offering virgin’s blood to the beasts, defeating your enemies with might and learning the wisdom of the dead”. So it’s a ritual, of sorts. Since I last spoke to them, the trio have inherited a live

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The arts run in Stavros Giannopoulos’ blood. He is a member of Chicago’s epic The Atlas Moth, and is also a talented illustrator who has done work for the likes of Corrosion of Conformity, Nachmystium, Yob, Zoroaster, Discontent, Kowloon Walled City and many others. His style is influenced by comic

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