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I just read SF Weekly’s interview with Kristina Esfandiari, singer for King Woman, a band I was immediately in love with after hearing their Flenser Records debut EP Doubt. Even the name “King Woman” spoke to me as a statement of power and equality for women in metal, and in

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This feature originally appeared on The Brvtalist When the schedule for last  year’s Beyond Fest was released, we were thrilled to see one film in particular on the list. S. Craig Zahler’s Bone Tomahawk is a movie we were tracking for some time and we were ecstatic to see it have a proper screening

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Without question, we all know the impact that BATHORY has had on underground! The other day, I got an awesome email from one of our French comrades Gabriel from Nihilistic Webzine and shared with me this killer 1987 interview with Quorthon…It’s a pretty cool listen, and I’m sure you will listen more

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AZTEC DEATH from Dallas, Texas play a type of dark postpunk that might sound familiar to fans of Warsaw or the earlier days of Joy Division and the postpunk phases of classic bands like UK’s The Blitz (Second Empire Justice) or the USA’s The Proletariat (in their Indifference LP era).

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Mazurka Editions caters to tasteful stagnation. The Australian tape label has released Pleasure Island, V. Sinclair and Purity of Essence that all connote its “Post Industrial Malaise.” Jarrod Skene, the artist behind Mazurka Editions, can’t quite articulate what all this is after. I really couldn’t say that there’s intent to produce

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Since this band dropped into my life last year, they’ve been on constant rotation. With the heaviness of Neurosis and other like-minded projects, injected with the emotional weight of Ebullition-era styled hardcore, HUSH are without a doubt dwelling in the shadows of extreme metal, ready to pounce upon our collective

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Read Part I here. You have been more open to appear in the press – in photo, documentaries and on social media – in last few years, and you even have your own Instagram account now. I know that for the most part, this is a totally normal thing, but

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Photos: Captain’s Archive First off, thanks for taking the time to let me pick your brains a bit. That being said, let’s cut to the chase and get to it. The first time you heard a true, 100% Black Metal album, what was that feeling like? What was it about

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No shame in our game over here at CVLT Nation – we are huge fans of LEVIATHAN and we were impressed with the caliber of his latest LP, Scar Sighted. We are beyond stoked to bring you Part I of our two-part interview with Jef Whitehead aka LEVIATHAN. In the first part

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When I was almost 1 year old, the world had not yet entered the MTV era. Music television was mostly restricted to underground cable shows. One such show, Night Flight, debuted a couple of months before MTV did, and offered two 4 hour shows between 11PM and 7AM – the same

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Malaise is a French word meaning discomfort, uneasiness, the sensation of being physically disturbed from something. That’s the word The Rodeo Idiot Engine chose for their new album, two years after Consequences, a major achievement of the 2010’s chaotic hardcore era. To celebrate this release we have an exclusive stream

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So the big question, which I might as well get out of the way, is this; What prompted you guys to re-unite yet again under the Unearthly Trance banner? Had there been a bit of discussion for awhile about it or was it more a simple realization that you three

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