Avant Garde

Column of Heaven
Holy Things Are For The Holy
Review + Stream

Holy Things are For the Holy, the latest EP from Ontario grind/noise collective Column of Heaven, is about as subtle as a spoonful of steel wool. It’s a slow, painful bite and an alarming swallow. It travels throughout you, leaving

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CVLT Nation Video Premiere:
THEOLOGIAN Welcome to the Golden Age of Beggars

Here is a brand new visual from THEOLOGIAN that will take you to a place full of dark desire. “Welcome to the Golden Age of Beggars” is the song title, taken from their brand new CD SOME THINGS HAVE TO

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CVLT Nation Video Premiere
Insect Ark “Symbols”

Insect Ark released her Long Arms EP earlier this year via Geweih Ritual Documents, and her haunting drone compositions captured a global audience for this Brooklyn-based musician. CVLT Nation is honored to premiere Insect Ark’s video for the eerie track

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FUCK YEAH: Space Is the Place
Philippe Caza Art Spotlight Pt. 2!

Fuck yeah, the art of Philippe Caza is is one gigantic pill of epicness! The color that flows out of his imagination is fucking amazing. This French Sci-Fi master has influenced many illustrators in the heavy scene. On a personal

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Dreadlords:
Born Into The Arms Live Video

Photo via Impose Magazine We recently reviewed Dreadlords‘ awesome demo tape, and if you haven’t checked it out yet, definitely go do so. It’s a stunning collection of apocalyptic delta blues infused with the menace and spirit of black metal,

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Haunted Horses: Watcher
Review + Stream

Haunted Horses are a trio from Seattle, Washington who play impossibly eerie, dark post-punk. Watcher is abrasive, dissonant and unsettling; full of rumbling tribal drumming underneath ominous synth drones and piercing, trebly guitar picking. Where many death rock and post-punk

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Acid Test! 1985 Sonic Youth
Live In The Mojave Desert
Now Showing!

GILA MONSTER JAMBOREE: This gig, January 5, 1985, 100 miles out into the Mojave Desert, was our first “L.A.” gig, first time we’d played on the west coast, part of an airplane tour from Seattle on south. That picture of

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New CORRECTIONS HOUSE Video
Bullets And Graves
Now Showing!

Check out the new video from CORRECTIONS HOUSE called “Bullets And Graves” from their album Last City Zero, out now on Neurot Recordings. In a time when music is coming out at a rapid rate and lacking depth, this band

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Botanist / Palace of Worms – EP1: The Hanging Gardens of Hell / Ode To Joy
REVIEW + BOTANIST INTERVIEW

Splits are a funny old thing. One side might be terrible, one side might be great, the other side completely overshadows the other, both sides might be awful, neither side makes any sense when put with the other or, in

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CVLT Nation Video Premiere:
Gnaw Their Tongues & Alkerdeel “Dyodyo Asema”

Heavy as FUCK! Gloomy as FUCK! Demented as FUCK! Just some of the thoughts that come to my mind as I watch the visual for the new sonic collaboration between Gnaw Their Tongues & Alkerdeel entitled “Dyodyo Asema”. This video

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