Art

Surreal Master Of The Dark ARTS!
Fuck Yeah JK Potter

JK Potter is an artist with an imagination that is rooted in the magic of the underworld and for many years. He has created horror images that could even give the dead nightmares. I love the way his work has

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Only The Grave…
In Your Face! Hard Charger
Photo Essay

Text and Photos: Darryl Reid Hard Charger Fredericton’s Hard Charger play some grotesque bastardization of Crust, D-beat and Death Metal that is fucking brutal. I don’t know what’s in the water on the east coast of Canada, but they need

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Getting Damaged…A Story About the Black Bars

As a kid and burgeoning adolescent I spent almost every weekend for a period of years longer than I’m willing to admit at the local shopping centre. When you start to measure the passage of time by shopping mall additions

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Pure Fire, Pure Magic…
Yoann Lossel Art Spotlight

My eyes have just taken a journey to a place where fantasy connects with art to create something otherworldly. I have spent much of the day gazing at the artwork of Yoann Lossel. This human sees the world through the

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Street Artists
Take Over DOOMED Village!

Do I love Street Art? Hell yes! While traveling all over Europe, it struck me that an art form that had started in NYC was now global. Now some of my favourite artists are from that part of the world.

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George Georgiou Serbia/Kosovo Psychiatric Ward Photo Essay

There are a lot of things we put up on CVLT Nation that are intentionally terrifying, gory and brutal – but no other post I have done yet has shaken me like these photos by George Georgiou taken in psychiatric

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Jonathan Shaw: Narcisa – Book Review

“Between us, there always seemed to exist some deeper identification, born of a deep, unspoken bond; an underlying sense of kinship. It was as if loving Narcisa was like loving some wayward, feral strand of myself; a distorted funhouse mirror

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The Rich Eats It’s Young!
Child Mugshots of the 1870s

In the 1800s, kids could work full time jobs and they could be thrown in jail or labor camps just like adults. While today only the very worst child criminals are tried in adult court, and even then very rarely,

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Arthur “Weegee” Fellig
1920s NYC Street Photos

In the early 20s, a photographer in NYC had the idea to get his own police scanner so that whenever the NYPD broadcasted a crime scene he would be there, camera in hand. His name was Arthur Fellig, born in

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A Psychedelic State Of Mind!
EYEHATEGOD Photo Essay

Photos & Text by Adam Murray So as we’ve all heard by now, Eyehategod decided they’d rather hang out in Southern California than mandance through a prison colony. The result, with a large helping hand from promoters Thee Static Age,

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