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While you may associate enchantment with the occult and a preference for social isolation with extreme metal, alternative hip-hop’s Wicca Phase Springs Eternal suggests that darkness can be translated through the beat of a different drum. Branching off from indie rock’s more conventionally alternative route (a truthful oxymoron), the man

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During the Nazi era, Germanic religion and history were, in short, simply treated like any other propaganda tool, with complete disregard for the actual beliefs of the heathen Teutons, the god/desses in who they believed, and the actual underpinnings of the Northern culture. Anyone who doubts this only has to

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We all know that world is a crazy place right now, and that it has been for some time. Out of this pressure and tension, people are coming together to take a stand against oppression and they are using music as a weapon for change, a fact that we are

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DEVOUT RCRDS in Portland, OR is a business that’s very dear to our hearts at CVLT Nation. Not only because the people who run it are humans we consider friends and kindred spirits, but also because what they do is aligned with our values of supporting the creative output of

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How many times have you heard a certain kind of American say something like, “if the Americans hadn’t joined WWII, you’d all be speaking German,” or something shitty and ignorant like that? As a citizen of one of the other Allied countries, I’ve heard it a few times. The way

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In the late 70s and 1980s, the underground was at the forefront of fighting the mainstream racists that controlled the police, the government and society at large – racism infiltrated every aspect of life, including the underground itself, but punks were not going to let their expression be squashed by

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