Black Metal

Ruin Lust
Ruin Lust Review

Out of all the bands I’ve seen here in New York in recent memory, none were as much of a surprise as Ruin Lust. I was lucky enough to catch them open for Urfaust and snagged their demo which I’ve almost worn

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T.O.M.B. – Third Wave Holocaust

Last year I was approached by a mysterious gent going by the name of NoOne – he’d seen a piece that was published for ThisIsNotAScene regarding a reissue of an album called Uncovered Ancient Gateways and he was interested in

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Streaming
New DISPIRIT Track
“All Paths End The Same”

“111112″, The latest release from The Mysterious Dark Bay Area Quartet, Dispirit, is now available to order directly from the band at info@dispirit.org/. This band is truly something special. This is the latest release from the Artist behind The Gault,

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A Pregnant Light
Deeper Wells Review

The moment I started researching for this particular review it hit me: I am covering a cassette tape release. And with only 39 copies available to the world, a very limited cassette tape release it is. It is from a

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CVLT Nation Covers
ROADBURN 2013 Day 3

All photos & text by Luana Magalhães Fell Voices Their microphone-less screaming alone would have been enough to consider them one of the bands of the weekend, as those inhuman howls could be heard from the hallway outside. The fact

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Get Doomed: Ensorcelor / Moloch
Split Review + Stream

Canadian blackened doom quintet Ensorcelor have teamed up with UK punk infused sludge act Moloch to create what could possibly be described as the greatest fucking thing to ever be created in the history of things that have ever been

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WOE
WITHDRAWAL Review + Stream

With their third album Withdrawal, Philly-based Black Metal band WOE set about becoming one of USBMs strongest new forces. The band that started out as Chris Grigg’s one-man project became a full-fledged band with the previous Quietly, Undramatically, with all

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SKAGOS
Anarchic Review + Stream

Skagos have always been a little mysterious – finding information on the band and their music has been somewhat difficult in the past, and it seems that that is just the way that Skagos like it. Their music is their

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CVLT Nation Streaming
SURACHAI “Embraced”

It’s what you are not going to hear on the new SURACHAI album Embraced that makes it special. You will not hear formulaic black metal; instead you will hear music that incorporates many different genres in an organic way to

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1 Of The Most Amazing Albums…
This Year So Far
LEUCOSIS Self Titled LP Review

Santa Cruz doesn’t seem to be a place to invoke the most grim and gloomy kind of black metal. But with Leucosis, the story is different. The band made its debut back in 2011 with the amazing “Pulling Down The

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