Interviews

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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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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