Apocalyptic Blues

World Police And Friendly Fire
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Live In Germany 1998 Download!

The year was 1999 – that’s when I first heard Godspeed You! Black Emperor, and my mind was melted by their sonic majesty. This band’s music effects everyone in a different way. Today, CVLT Nation would like to celebrate Godspeed

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I Smell Dis-Fury…
The Hunt // Warthreat // Suffer
Live Now Showing!

It’s not time to review their album, but I must let the world know about one of my fucking favorite bands right now. They go by the name of The Hunt and hail from Perth, Australia. This band’s record has

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“The Face Of Water”…
BOOK OF SAND – Mourning Star

The line is made up of an infinite number of points; the plane of an infinite number of lines; the volume of an infinite number of planes; the hypervolume of an infinite number of volumes… Book Of Sand‘s fourth album

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Exclusive CVLT Nation
Streaming NATE HALL’S
The Earth In One Cell

On May 7th, 2012, Neurot Recordings is releasing a very special record by NATE HALL of USX, entitled A Great River. I have been living with this stellar selection of songs for a couple of weeks now. This is the

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Pinkish Black LP Review
by Oliver Sheppard

Pinkish Black are from Fort Worth, Texas. Their debut, self-titled LP on Handmade Birds is a crushingly heavy offering of alternately gothic sludge and ethereal psychedelia. The band are presented as a deathrock band, and I suppose a case could

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CVLT Nation Salutes
MAD MARC RUDE

One of the coolest things about growing up in early 80′s punk secene was collecting flyers. The promoters of shows back then went out of their way to make sure the handbills were sick, because how they looked could make

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Goo Goo Muck…The Cramps
Live In London 1986
Stream + Download!

I’m under the spell of The Cramps…these mutant rockers were the shit! It was so cool that this group could unify so many different subcultures that were on the fringe of society. The Cramps were the perfect mix of B-movie

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From Their Own
Planet Of D-Beat Radness…
SPLIT CRANIUM Review

Are you a d-beat fan that’s ready to have your brain buried in the grave of everything awesome? Well, the new Split Cranium self-titled album, out now on Hydra Head, will do just that. What gets me so amped about

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Badr Vogu, Hazzard’s Cure & Bruxers…Now Showing!

On 03/07/12 an Evening of Celebration and Doom was upon us. Bruxers, from San Jose, are one of my favourite bands out here in the Bay Area and they were the first band I caught. Their sound is a Crushing

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World Of No Tomorrow…
NAUSEA Live Tompkins Square Park
1988 Now Showing!

One American Anarcho band that was on point 600% was New York’s NAUSEA. This is one band that were before their time in my book – yeah, you can hear their influences, but they flipped the script! NAUSEA were also

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