Mattia A.
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Mattia A.

Worshiper of all things dark and brutal. Lover of burritos, humor and owls.
Send all hate mail, rants and other nonsense to mattia[at]cvltnation[dot]com. Twitter: @Xynobys // Instagram: @blackbloodowl

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On July 21st, Breathe Plastic (EU tape/pre-order) in collaboration with Sentient Ruin (US tape/vinyl/pre-order), Cold (EU vinyl) and Sprit House (CD/pre-order) will release the new album by Portland, OR-based visionary minimalistic abstract doom duo A Stick And A Stone. Formed by composer, bassist, and vocalist Elliott Harvey and joined by viola player

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Kush Arora and his dark and noisy post-dub/industrial project ONLY NOW are no mystery to these pages. And there’s a good goddamned reason for that – because this project by the San Francisco-based producer/musician is redefining the DNA of post-industrial and dark, apocalyptic, and atmospheric electronic music, and we’re huge supporters of

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Praised Seattle WA stenchy death-crust horde WILT are about to unleash their long awaited self-titled 2nd LP on June 30th in the US on the legendary crust punk label Profane Existence  (pre-order) and in the EU through equally respected crust label Neanderthal Stench (who’s doing a European press version with a

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French sludge-core abusers FANGE delightfully return with Pourrissoir – a new and incredibly foul long player of brand new songs that has swiftly followed the release of their inhumanly wretched full-length from 2016, Purge. Not much has changed in the Fange world in a little under a year, and that’s a good thing. Pourrissoir showcases once again

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80s HardcoreCrustDis-beatFeaturedGrindcoreMusic

I WANNA DIE have returned after having previously already introduced us to their ruinous and bastard strain of sadistic punk. What has changed since the last time we saw the band enter a studio to record? Not much, the horror is still there, the violence has not subsided, and the

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From the Sutekh Hexen Bandcamp page and Grey Sun website: Salem is an occurrence of allusions, devotion and result. “…On May 30th, 2014, Sutekh Hexen performed with several other bands at the Wisp House, a former nunnery located in Salem, Oregon. It was early the next morning; sleep had settled

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