Interviews

Artist to Artist Interview
Shroud Eater vs. Orbweaver

Shroud Eater interviews Orbweaver How long did it take to string together the narrative for the “Strange Transmissions…” EP? Randy: The story for the EP slowly came together as each song was written. I had a rough story arc written

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SXSW 2014
Artist to Artist Interviews
Christian Mistress Vs. Windhand

Check out Windhand and Christian Mistress at the Relapse Records X CVLT Nation SXSW 2014 Showcase, March 12th at Dirty Dog Bar! More info here… Christian Mistress interviews Windhand Hey all, Stoked to play with you guys. What’s your favorite

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CVLT Nation
Artist to Artist Interview
Orbweaver vs. Shroud Eater

Orbweaver interviews Shroud Eater Explain the origin of the band’s name. Jean: “Shroud Eater” is a term for an ancient Eastern European ghoul that would kill from inside its grave. A very early form of the traditional vampire. It was

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Dominik Irtenkauf Interviews
The Creator of Blackhearts – The Documentary

INTERVIEW about BLACKHEARTS film in production The keywords you are mentionining for your planned film project imply that you focus on the more spectacular details of black metal history? In our upcoming documentary “Blackhearts” we are going to focus on

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CVLT Nation Interviews Woods of Desolation

The man known simply as D has been at the front of Australian black metal for a number of years and has taken his project Woods of Desolation into different realms with each record. New album As The Stars is

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Art CVLT Interview Series:
Derek Setzer

In this week’s installment of the Art CVLT Interview Series, I have Derek Setzer on the chopping block. Enjoy. Q: What was it that got you into drawing and design? Did Punk and Hardcore have any bearing on the style

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CVLT Nation Interviews: Bestial Mouths

“Anything that can be too easily described doesn’t need to be recreated. If the vocabulary already exists, it’s redundant.” Anyone who has spent any time on the internet in the last decade knows how quickly one’s perception of an object,

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I Am the Afterlife!
The Vanishing Act Photo + Interview

Text and Photos: Darryl Reid The Vanishing Act Ottawa’s grind Gods: The Vanishing Act just played their ten year anniversary show. Instead of pretending I’m some expert on grindcore (I’m not) and embarrassing myself I decided ask Isaac The Vanishing

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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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