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Meghan

Meghan MacRae grew up in Vancouver, Canada, but spent many years living in the remote woods. Living in the shadow of grizzly bears, cougars and the other predators of the wilderness taught her about the dark side of nature, and taught her to accept her place in nature's order as their prey. She is co-founder of CVLT Nation webzine and clothing.

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This is a band that we’re very excited to hear more from this year – Lexington, KY’s NEST is getting ready to release their new full length Metempsychosis on March 2nd via Sludgelord Records. Nest create a cacophony of terrifying and psychedelic sounds that will pull you into their bleak universe. It’s a

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Vancouver is home to some seriously amazing post-punk – case in point are the addictively dancey, uplifting and melancholy sounds of ACTORS, a band we’ve had the pleasure of seeing live recently. They craft beautiful, dark music that is impossible not to move to. Today we’re very happy to announce

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To say that comics have had an impact on the art world would be a huge understatement. So many of the artists we’ve covered here have felt their influence and even dabbled in their creation as well. THE MEGACRAP is, in their own words, “a mute, chained, infinite and lowbrow

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Are you ready for some d-beat that will douse you in gasoline and set you on fire??? Then hit play on this scathing 1980s Scandinavian d-beat compiled by MAMMOTH GRINDER’s Chris Ulsh for your ears only! These warriors of heavy just released their full length Cosmic Crypt via Relapse, and

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Vancouver’s EMPRESS are a recently formed stoner/sludge trio who are getting ready to release their first LP on February 12th – the heavy, fuzzy and unrelenting Reminiscence. Hit play on this release and you won’t be able to stop your head from banging and your ears from buzzing as their

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We’ve posted a lot of medieval art on the pages of CVLT Nation. Medieval minds were just as sick, twisted and corrupt as ours today, and their artwork often reflected this. Medieval artworks also heavily influence modern-day metal artwork with their absurd, morbid worldview and obsession with demons and devils.

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