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Vast oceans of sonic enchantment are washing over me as I listen to the new 40 massive EP from WOLVSERPENT entitled Aporia:Kala:Ananta. From the moment this record starts, the band guides the listener into cavernous places where sound can become many different beings and emotions. CVLT Nation has been given

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Photos: Nathaniel Shannon Murder City Devils are on the road, and we’ve got a rad photo essay from their NYC show at Webster Hall via our comrade Nathanial Shannon. There are two shows remaining in their mini Texas Tour tour – tonight in Dallas and tomorrow in San Antonio – so

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It’s another year, which means another round of amazing festivals dedicated to the love of all things dark and heavy! One of the UK’s greatest and most crushing underground musical events has just been announced, and we’ve got tickets for you! DESERTFEST 2016 has a seriously stacked lineup for those who

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VIA VENGEANCE‘s music will slowly crawl its way into your skull and will serve as portal into a world were real heavy music rules us all! Your job is to listen to his new song, “Swarmed,” and tell me it’s not the shit! The surprise is that everything you hear

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It’s the life that humans live that should inspire their art, which will in turn inspire others. The voices of my favorite singers can tell so many stories just in the tone of their vocals. When an artist has the power to write words that not only resonate with the

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Racism is never a joke…Phil Anselmo, you straight fucking played yourself in the eyes of so many, and CVLT Nation will never support you in any way or form. I have been an active part of the underground music community since the early 80s, and I have never made the

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Violence begets violence. A cycle of neverending abuse and terror passed down from one hand to another. The culprit and the victim, intimately tied together in a waltz of dominance and submission. One reigning blows and vitriolic abuse, while the other cowers and trembles beneath the seemingly unending physical and

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Grey Clouds, Heavy Heart, Sonic Fog, Feedback Dreams are some of the things that have captured my mind as I listen to the new AXED CROWN album entitled Amnesty. I’m beyond impressed by this record because of how powerful it is on an eternal level. Every song has these tones woven

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The post-metal aura has been and still is dominant in the extreme music scene. Originating from the ’90s, with the term being used to describe many forward-thinking bands, from Neurosis, Godflesh and Tool to Isis and the rise of Hydrahead Records. Bloodiest is an act that encompasses the history of post-metal in

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TEN – TETRAGRAMMACIDE  Typhonian Wormholes: Indecipherable Anti​-​Structural Formulæ Forget music. Forget anything that resembles it. Now try to imagine the incomprehensible: the complete disintegration of all matter; unit by unit, piece by piece, cell by cell. Much like what takes place in the center of a black hole, the actual experience

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TEN – TRIBULATION The Children of the Night Tribulation are a Swedish band, and The Children Of The Night is their third studio full-length. I already wrote a lot about the band’s backstory and their evolution, and you can find that here. In that same space, I said that The Children Of The Night was

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A couple of weeks ago Vancouver got treated to another unreal show featuring KYLESA, BLACK WIZARD and BUSHWACKER that was brought to us by MODIFIED GHOST. It was a downpour but I was not going to allow bad weather stop me from seeing one of my favorite bands. I didn’t arrive in time for

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