Apocalyptic Blues

Horseback – Piedmont Apocrypha Review

“I was born to lose / I won’t have this form forever.”  Jenks Miller opens Piedmont Apocrypha with this, an elucidation of shape-shifting and impermanence and maybe even reincarnation.  And unlike on previous Horseback records, Miller delivers this line without

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The Seer…
Michael Gira Passos Manuel Porto
Photo Essay

Text & Photos by Jorge Silva Just a mere three weeks after Scott Kelly played in that very same room, it was time for Michael Gira to grace the stage at Passos Manuel (a venue that once was a cinema

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Nuff Said! NINA SIMONE
Documentary Now Showing!

NINA SIMONE was an artist who changed the world with her voice and views. Without screaming or heavy riffs, this sister was punk rock and doom metal in her own right. With lyrics that spoke about revolution and a singing

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Free Download!
No Gods No Masters
AMEBIX ’86 Full Set

Hands down, one of my favorite bands of all time is AMEBIX! This is why this download of them live in 1986 is freaking golden…NO GODS NO MASTERS! Arise and enjoy this killer AMEBIX gig!

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Pigs in Zen…
Jane’s Addiction Rare 1987
Full Set Now Showing!

1985 to 1986 was a strange and cool time to be a part of the underground music scene in Los Angeles. I remember during this era you had punks getting into hip hop, country, deathrock, classic rock and industrial. Places

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SXSW 2014
Artist to Artist Interviews
Windhand Vs. Christian Mistress

Check out Windhand and Christian Mistress at the Relapse Records X CVLT Nation SXSW 2014 Showcase, March 12th at Dirty Dog Bar! More info here… Windhand interviews Christian Mistress So, we’re going to meet up at the Dirty Dog Bar

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming:
TAURUS No Thing Longing…
Human Impermanence

I’m looking up at the sky as snow floats to the ground, covering everything around me. While the grey outside is being painted by mother nature, something else is happening in my eardrums. I have a new TAURUS song “No

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No Flesh Shall Be Spared! HARDWARE – Now Showing!

“…ye shall hear of wars and rumours of wars…For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be earthquakes in divers places, and there shall be famines and troubles: these are the beginnings of sorrows…Now the

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CVLT Nation’s
Favorite Tumblr Right Now:
Fuck Yeah MAZZY STAR

Some voices have an effect on me that almost cannot be described because of the impact they have had on my life. Some voices are like long drives towards the desert horizon into an unforgettable sunset. Some voices are eternity

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CVLT Nation Exclusive Video Premiere
The Socks – Holy Sons

Ready, set, drop that tab! CVLT Nation is stoked to be premiering the new video for French psychedelic fuzz rock band The Socks for their song “Holy Sons”. This visual perfectly captures the dark rock adventure The Socks are taking

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