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Abruptly emerging from the depths, with no press or hype or teasers, but with just merely a few days warning, Teitanblood, in the waning moments of another dying year have dropped Accursed Skin. The follow up to their ungodly second album Death, this new slab of abominable Black/Death will more

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Unholy Fuck, 2017 is going to be a sick year for DOOM!!! One reason I’m saying this is because the new UNEARTHLY TRANCE LP entitled Stalking The Ghost is coming out on Relapse Records on February 24, 2017. Every minute of this album will drag your mind into fucked places. This band

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One show that blew my mind last year was DRAB MAJESTY at the Astoria that the homie Sound & Salt put on. I had listened to their LP Careless and was really impressed with their moving/surreal live performance. I found myself dancing in a trance-like state – DRAB MAJESTY’s music had

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Heads up Pacific Northwest, and West Coast/Rest of the country/world in general – Famine Fest is returning to Portland OR in February 2017 for its highly anticipated fourth edition after this year’s 2016 edition decimated a packed event. And holy fuck, the 2017 edition’s lineup has just been revealed and it’s just fucking bonkers! Check out

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I think I say this every year, but it really can’t be overstated: Southern Lord’s The Power of the Riff was one of the main catalysts for us when it came to starting CVLT Nation. The rad fucking lineup and the community feel inspired us to start this blog to cover

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Portland is home to several different postpunk/darkwave bands of varying styles, many of which end up getting overshadowed by one another. Murderbait is an underrated yet highly established and deliciously dark outfit featuring Casey and Jason of Shadowlands (who you may remember from this year’s Out From The Shadows II). Their

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