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When one submerges themselves in as much darkness as black metal/noise maven Mories tends to, it is only natural to need a break every now and then. The need to come up from the murky depths and bask in the sunlight now and again is only human, and despite the

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Every year, AMPLIFEST keeps getting better. Last year, our correspondent José Carlos Santos left us with his sense of yearning for this year’s edition, and when we look at the lineup – featuring AMENRA, ALTAR OF PLAGUES, CONVERGE, FULL OF HELL and WIEGEDOOD amongst many others – we can see

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Keith Utech was one of the first people to believe in what we were doing at CVLT Nation, and for that we are forever grateful! On July 15th, his wife Kim Utech lost her battle with breast cancer. Friends and supporters of the Utech family have come together to create this

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What sounds do nightmares make? What sonic textures scream out of the walls of an insane asylum? What inaudible torment takes place inside of abandoned factories? When you listen to the new THEOLOGIAN recordA Means By Which To Break The Surface Of The Real you will find the answers to the above questions. CVLT

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In the eight years of their existence, Dark Buddha Rising has produced six albums. Now, if that’s not productive, I don’t know what you can call it. The ambient drone/doom band has been able to conjure great albums of dark psychedelia, filled with mysticism and a twisted vision of reality,

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Earlier this year, INSECT ARK released their critically acclaimed LP entitled Portal/Well. This record deconstructs sound down to elements that are both somber and yet uplifting. This band’s music is perfect for giving your imagination the sunlight it needs to grow and expand. CVLT Nation has been given the honor

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It’s time to get down with the brand new sounds of  ONEIROGEN, who’s new 5 track EP “Plenitude” comes out at the end of September via Denovali Records. Although his music points in a direction that will lead you to the future, it still takes me back to the past,

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Next year, HOLLOW SUNSHINE is due to release their third album via Iron Pier, and we have a sneak peak of it for you today in the form of this creepy video for their track “Masks of Saturn.” This project is only getting more compelling with time, and I’m excited to

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As a grey mist descends upon the grime-encrusted banks of the Thames, a lonely church bell tolls amongst the myriad alleyways of historical London; five figures appear out of the gloom and close in with nefarious intent. A lonesome figure waits within, silhouetted against the dim infernal light, his hands

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Death Blows, Violent Soundscapes, Ghostly Sonic Torment are the words that come to mind when I listen to the newATILA album V. CVLT Nation has been given the honor for sharing with you his new song “Carne” below…Nuff respect to Signal Rex for releasing V on  Sept.18th…This is the kind

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You directed the video for “Carrion Flowers.” While your music has always complimented visual mediums, what was it like to be more hands on in this process?  And since your music has a surreal, cinematic quality to it, do movies provide inspiration for you? And if so, which ones brought

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The man known as Mories may be one of the greatest musicians on the planet. Time and again, over countless releases and through countless monikers (Gnaw Their Tongues, Seirom, Cloak of Altering, It Only Gets Worse, De Magia Verterum Aderlating, and many more) he has proven his utter mastery over

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