Black Metal

Sonic Death Distorted Reality…
SUTEKH HEXEN
Oakland Full Set Now Showing!

Text,Video & Photography Kevin Hobbs “I envision a room. A room with a cold, lifeless entity that drains the life-force from all who enter. Blood from its previous victims stains the floor. It soaks all the warmth, color and energy

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EMBERS AND REVELATIONS…
Weapon Review

Canada is rife with excellent death and black metal acts right now, and Weapon can be counted among them. I’ve seen them live twice and they perform quite well, and while they’re not as occult styled as their west coast

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The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse – THE SECRET
“Agnus Dei” Review

It is no secret that these four nihilistic horsemen of the Apocalypse known as The Secret are one of the most brutal bands to walk among this wretched earth. This time they bring “Agnus Dei”, their fourth full length coming

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Feather and Bone…
Altar Of Plagues
Full St. Vitus Set Now Showing!

12 days ago, the clouds of black magic rose above the St. Vitus bar in Brooklyn as Altar Of Plagues fucking killed it. As you will see from this video this band channels an unseen force into their music that

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ALIGHT IN ASHES…
Menace Ruine Review

Menace Ruine’s latest offering, Alight in Ashes has a presence like few records.  Powering through overdriven, blackened industrial instrumentals with singer Genevieve’s beautiful vocals playing off them masterfully, I was at first taken aback. However, with after a few listens,  I

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New ØEDE Video
“Soper Hver En Krok”
Now Showing!

One’s Man’s Trash is the next man’s kick ass band that goes by the name of ØEDE. If you are a reader of this zine, then you know that we really respect what this human has to say with his

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming
New CHURCH WHIP 7″

CHURCH WHIP Kills, CHURCH WHIP Rules, CHURCH WHIP Slays all!!! And their new 7″ out now on Corpse Without Soul& Fallow Field is the shit! Damn I can’t get this record off of repeat – I fucking dig the way

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CVLT Nation
Artist to Artist Interviews
Altar of Plagues Vs. Nihill

James of Altar of Plagues interviewing Michiel of Nihill Congratulations on the completion of your trilogy. As a writer I find commitment to one album enough, so three must have been quite and undertaking. ‘Verdonkermann’ is stunning, but as always

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Sad Grind: Absvrdist’s Illusory Review

Absvrdist play a signature  brand of grindcore with a splash of black metal. What is most interesting about Absvrdist’s lone release is that in sound it bears little resemblance to the oft too serious tone of its roots. Illusory’s 26

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Threshing the Golden Fields
THENN Review

Review Source Equivoke Here’s a submission by an Indiana band called Thenn. I’m trying to get through the pile, and I think this is an excellent place to start. What I think would best describe Thenn’s style is the reverse

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