Interviews

Art CVLT Interview Series:
Chris Alliston

It’s been a minute since I last did an ART CVLT Interview, so I’m starting off the new year with a homie from across the pond. Without further adieu, I give you Chris Alliston… Q: What was it that got

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An interview with Chicago neofolk band ET NIHIL
by Oliver Sheppard

Earlier neofolk was sometimes called “apocalyptic folk,” a phrase seen on at least one early Current 93 flyer that seemed to sum up early bands’ stripped down, back-to-basics acoustic approach to making doomy, and quite often occult-tinged, music(k). One of

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An interview with foundational deathrock band Kommunity FK
by Oliver Sheppard

Kommunity FK are one of the founding bands of what came to be known as deathrock – that particular admixture of gloomy/gothy punk rock and postpunk experimentation usually seen as a regional byproduct of the late 70s and early-to-mid-80s Southern

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CVLT Nation’s Top 6
Interviews of 2013

2013 has been a great year for interviews – we’ve gotten to know better some of our favorite musicians and artists through some fascinating, in-depth conversations. Here is a collection of our Top 6 favorite interviews we published this year,

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An interview with postpunk band Guilty Strangers
by Oliver Sheppard

Often compared to “Queen of Siam” or “13.13”-era Lydia Lunch, San Antonio, Texas’s Guilty Strangers appeared on CVLTNation’s “Deathrock 2013 Mixtape, Part 2″ earlier this year. Their 2012 “Oracle” LP evinced a mix of no-wave, deathrock, and postpunk along the

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CVLT Nation Interviews:
Merdarahta + Track Premiere

Merdarahta is the experimental alter-ego of Ottawa grindmongers Fuck the Facts. With new release breathe electric out this Tuesday (17 December 2013), project leader and FTF guitarist Topon Das talks about his longstanding interest in the experimental/noise genre and the

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Special Edition:
Artist to Artist Interviews
Mark Riddick vs. Daniel Corcuera

For a couple of months now, two of our favorite illustrators have been working on a special interview and illustration for us, and today we are so happy to unleash it on the world! Mark Riddick and Daniel “Desecrator” Corcuera

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Interviews:
OBLITERATION

CVLT Nation interviews Sindre from Obliteration Hi guys. First of all, thanks for finding the time to do this interview, it is very much appreciated! So, would you like to introduce the band? The band consists of Kristian Valbo on

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Remembering Housecore Horror
Film Festival

Musicians sampling horror films isn’t uncommon, with most metal artists identifying the horror genre as playing a significant role in their lyrics or general style.  The bonds between horror and metal are ancient; prompting one to wonder why it wasn’t

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An Interview With
Petr Pavlensky: Anarchist Artist Nails his Balls to the Red Square, So You Don’t Have to!

Via Animal By Marina Galperina Last week, artist Petr Pavlensky nailed himself to the ground near Kremlin in the Red Square, “by the balls” — technically, the scrotum — and it echoed dramatically in the press. Though he was initially

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