Avant Garde

Telur, Epitome…
SMOHALLA / OMEGA CENTAURI
Split Review

SMOHALLA and OMEGA CENTAURI are two bands playing their very own style of avantgardistic Black Metal that has the ability to subvert one’s listening habits very easily. To get the impression, check out the exclusive stream here on CVLT Nation.

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Interviews KYLESA

Your songs have an anthem quality to them, and I have found myself with Ultraviolet on repeat. Where does that anthem quality stem from? LP – Thanks. I’m not sure where that exactly stems from — but probably just the

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CVLT Nation’s
2nd Anniversary Photo Essay

On April 26th it all went down at our 2nd Anniversary show that featured some of the most amazing bands in California. Honestly, the event was a huge success with truck loads of positive energy. All of the bands performed

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Daniel Menche
Vílke Review

Written by Anonymous Daniel Menche is a sound artist based out my hometown of Portland, OR. Since his first release in 1993 he has created a vast body of work. His latest release is entitled “Vilké”, released on CD, Double

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SPERMICIDAL
“Vermicide” Review

Technology is such now, for better or for worse, that the world both physical and virtual is practically overrun with one man bands, in all genres. While this comes with certain disadvantages (who the fuck wants to watch one man

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CVLT Nation Video Premiere
OIKOS “Coagvla”

Do I always feel strong? The answer is no – this is why when I hear bands like OIKOS I get a chance to rebuild my spirit against their walls of sound. Just like life itself, their music is full

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CVLT Nation Video Premiere
CHILDREN OF GOD
“Unrelenting Storm”

It’s no secret that we at CVLT Nation are huge fans of CHILDREN OF GOD. Their debut album We Set Fire To The Sky was one of the best releases so far this year. Seeing CHILDREN OF GOD live will

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ALTAR of PLAGUES
Teethed Injury and Glory
Review

There are very few times when I listen to music and am completely at a loss for how to describe it.  Most metal bands, for all their mixing and experimentation, can still be broken down into the constituent parts they

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Amazing! Wrekmeister Harmonies
Time Lapse Video Feat.
Simon Fowler Drawing!

Wrekmeister Harmonies is a project from Chicago helmed by JR Robinson, and his new album You’ve Always Meant So Much to Me is an experiment on the outer edges of heavy music. I could list all of the unreal humans that contributed

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CORRECTIONS HOUSE
7″ Review + More

I’d been seeing Corrections House’s insignia all over the place lately, but had passed up every listening opportunity that came my way. So, when I gave this bad boy a try, I went into the experience totally blind. I knew

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