Text and photos: Bobby Cochran Today was a big day for a number of reasons. The first, of course, being the HOME SICK 2018 lineup of unbelievably good bands. The second being the fact that this was a sold out show in a big venue, and a chunk of
TEN – ODIO Ancora Hey hey punx worldwide, listen up: Oakland’s finest hardcore punk earhole abusers ODIO (Italian for “hatred”) have returned with a raging new EP! Odio play Japanese-styled noisy hardcore/punk/crust and feature members of such Bay Area stalwarts as Holy, Korrosive, Tørsö, etc. Scorching and abrasive noise-drenched hardcore, built
What you are about to hear is a very special interview with Drew Carolan, the creator of the unreal book that came out this year called MATINEE All Ages on the Bowery (pick up a copy HERE). To say that this book captured 80’s hardcore history would be an understatement!
Surrounded by the abandoned filth of neighboring dead industry, Studio 14 sits nestled squarely between the bustling and the forgotten. The legendary Baltimore practice spaces have harbored local notables both loathed and celebrated. It was here that I got the chance to pick the collective brain of 3/5 of Joe
The Boston-based xXx Fanzine was not only important to the east coast – it was important to the whole national 80’s hardcore scene. It’s an honor to have this historic feature on CVLT Nation. Check out what editor Mike Gitter had to say about some of his favorite photos in his
Southern Lord hosted a special event in Amsterdam, home of their European office, as a celebration of the label’s diversity and ever-expanding roster. The label invited an array of bands to perform for one night only, across two stages. The line-up included Big | Brave, Circle, Magma, Okkultokrati, Sunn O))), Unsane,