Photography

CVLT Nation’s
Favorite Tumblr Right Now:
FUCK YEAH BONE AWL

Guess what I have blasting through my speakers? Some dirty raw black metal with punk roaches crawling all over it! This sick sound happens to be one of my favorite bands, BONE AWL. Since I’m a total fanboy for some

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Taste The Sludge…
BOTTOM FEEDER
L.A. Photo Essay

Text & All Photos by Adam Murray Usually, at Five Star Bar, most or all of the band can fit on the smallish stage. The drummer gets wedged into the low-ceilinged drummer sandwich area near the back and the rest

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FASTCORE FEST 4:
Grind in the Forest…
Footage + Photos

Just over a month back, on July 6th, I attended a pretty awesome DIY grind gathering in the forests of Squamish, British Columbia, Canada that lit up the tranquil atmosphere with blazing grind and powerviolence from the afternoon straight into

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CVLT Nation Takes Vancouver
Witch Mountain. Eight Bells. Occult SS. Life Against Death.

About a month ago, CVLT Nation paid a visit to our home in the north, Vancouver, BC and we made our presence known with an epic show put on with Nothing is Heavy! All the bands that performed at The

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What will our legacy be?
Documerica: The Pollution Years

Between 1972 and 1977, the newly formed Environmental Protection Agency in the US sent out freelance photographers to capture the times for future generations. At the forefront of the project called Documerica was to capture on film the environmental impact

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How Prison Yard Photos & L.A. Gang Culture…Became Fine Art?

Now this is a trip – recently 2 photo albums of L.A. Gang & Prisoner flicks sold for $45,000. What makes me scratch my head is someone who probably would never set foot in the ghettos of Los Angeles now

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Age of Reason…The New Flesh
Epic Photo Essay + Stream

All Photos & Text by Darryl Reid The New Flesh. These Oakland California natives play up-tempo yet dark post punk with a focus on the punk aspect of the Genre; sounding more like late 80’s new wave/post punk acts along

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From Beyond The Grave…
Dead People’s Photos

Photographer Dave Schubert is best known for his candid shots of NYC dwellers, and he has now released his most candid series yet – found photos of people at their most private. Apparently the people in these photos are dead,

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Power of the Riff 2013
Huge Photo Essay & Review

All Photos & Text by Matthew Grant Anson The Power of the Riff, if nothing else, is an experience. It’s almost 12 hours of constant aural pummeling, the only reprieve coming in trips to the bar or time spent splayed

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Royal Thunder and Baroness @ The Royale in Boston on 8/11/13

Text and photos by Hillarie Jason It was a beautiful Sunday evening driving in to Boston to catch Baroness and Royal Thunder at The Royale (Seeing Royal Thunder at a place called The Royale did give the 2 year old

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