Ari Wilson
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Ari Wilson

Ari Wilson is a gonzo music journalist, poet, graphic designer, and musician. He writes for CVLT Nation, Holy Grail From Hell, The Thrall Of Doom, and Satan Worshipping Ritual; while administrating Fuck Yeah Mastodon, Swans Lunacy, and In Sludge We Crust. His articles and posts have been shared by a variety of bands, artists, record labels, promoters, and websites including; Incantation, Hans Theessink, Chrome, Samuel Blaser, Nunfuckritual, Scott Fields, Eugene Robinson, Dragged Into Sunlight, Coilguns, Hooded Menace, Rorcal, Southern Lord Records, Trost Records, Mute Records, Touch Music, Seventh Rule, Ayler Records, Riot Season, Relapse Records, Blabbermouth, and Earsplit Compound.

ArtFeaturedIllustration

Self-described as “hand made retardist collages for the viscerally endowed” and made by “exacto knifes, not Photoshop”, the works of Math.I embody sarcastic remarks on society, ethics and everything that makes the filth look clean; not exactly like Banksy does it, for to compare Math.I with Banksy is to compare

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Black MetalFeaturedNoiseReviews

Label: SENTIENT RUIN LABORATORIES In chapter sixteen of “Psychomagic” — subtitled ‘Techniques For The Imagination’ — Jodorowsky writes: “This I am not recommending to you, although I do it intensely: I imagine various ways to die. I have imagined myself dying in a drowning suicide, being thrown from a building, being cut in two.

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DoomFeaturesNoiseReviewsStreaming

I’m keyed up to present you the exclusive streaming of the brand new HaiKai No Ku album, “Ultra High Dimensionality”, here on CVLT Nation. The record springs from the spoors of last year’s remarkable “Sick On My Journey” and “No Blue Sky” before that. Production-wise, and unlike the past efforts,

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NoiseReviews

Former Relapse Records art director Jonathan Canady has been indulging himself in mud, malice and madness since he made the decision to alter his medium in music from metal to power electronics. In excess of some fascinating visual work, his most recent musical offering, a re-release of the 2005 Deathpile

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Avant Garde

From now on, each month will see a feature in the series entitled Avant Anomalies Of The Month, introducing you to about five to eight records. The usual focus will be on the extreme, avant-garde music that most metallers are either afraid to check out or are just ignorant of

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Like it or not, experimental metal exists, and there are bands with no interest in changing their approach to music in order to become what others want them to be. It gets even more frustrating for labels to see some of these acts like Bongripper grow, and not simply stop.

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