Apocalyptic Blues

Alan Lomax’s Mind Blowing:
Archive Of American Blues Music Is Online!

Via Dangerous Minds As NPR’s show “The Record” reported last year, a massive collection of important American folk music recordings is now available on the Internet for anyone to enjoy: Folklorist Alan Lomax spent his career documenting folk music traditions

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5 The Unreal Way
Streaming New Music by:
Chelsea Wolfe. Witchrist.
A Storm Of Light. Ephemeros. Subrosa

Different day, with another post full of killer music from some of our favorite artists! So let’s get straight to it: we are streaming new music from Chelsea Wolfe, Witchrist, A Storm Of Light, Subrosa and Ephemeros’ full album –

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CVLT Nation Presents…
ANCIIENTS Fall 2013 Tour Kickoff Show!

CVLT Nation is stoked to present the ANCIIENTS Fall 2013 Tour Kickoff show at the Biltmore in Vancouver, BC on September 27th! Vancouver’s finest are embarking on a month-long North American tour with TESSERACT and SCALE THE SUMMIT in October,

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4 The Awesome Way
Streaming New Music by:
Pinkish Black. Windhand.
Russian Circles. Loss of Self

This is shaping up to be a great year for music, with almost too many insanely good records coming out at the same time. I have been put on an allowance by my wife so I don’t spend our kids’

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Download 15 Unreleased Demos
From THE MARS VOLTA

From the ashes of At the Drive In came The Mars Volta, who changed the way rock music was heard. Live, this band was un-fucking-real. Their first couple of albums were my favorites. At times, The Mars Volta went off

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HUGE Clearance Sale in the CVLT Nation Record Store!!!

As of right now, you can get 40 to 50% off all the records and cassettes in the CVLT Nation Record Store!!! After a year of carrying music in our store, we are shutting it down and we are clearing

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Circumambulation…
TRUE WIDOW
Review + Epic Video

It’s quite interesting when a band’s sound is totally at odds with the images and vibes of their hometown or state. When someone says Texas, you don’t immediately think of cold, moody basslines, guitars and vocals drenched in sorrow and

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The Power of the Riff 2013
Ticket Giveaway!
Part II

It’s been a while since we’ve had a giveaway for you, so we’re coming back with a bang with 2 pairs of tickets to this year’s The Power of the Riff festival at The Echo and Echoplex in Los Angeles

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The Power of the Riff 2013
Ticket Giveaway!
Part I

It’s been a while since we’ve had a giveaway for you, so we’re coming back with a bang with 2 pairs of tickets to this year’s The Power of the Riff festival at The Echo and Echoplex in Los Angeles

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Amplifest 2013
Music, Art, Film
Festival Announcement!

Last year, we covered Portugal’s answer to Roadburn, Amplifest, for the first time (check out our coverage here and here). Amplifest 2013, the third edition, already has some big names on the lineup – Deafheaven, Chelsea Wolfe, Year of No

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