Black Metal

From Greece With Outrage…
Mixtape Curated by Dephosphorus

The local Greek scene has undeniably had an impact on Dephosphorus. In both sides of this mixtape (Side Theta by Thanos and Side Pi by Panos), you will find a representative sample of the variety that characterizes the local metal/hardcore

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Menace Ruine/Ash Borer
ASOR/Servile Sect/
Seattle Review + Photo Essay

All Photos & Text by Alan Hunter Like something out of a nightmare, Seattle’s Funhouse looms in the gaunt shadow of the Space Needle, sans actual carnies. Fittingly, Monday night’s bill played out like the soundtrack to that nightmare…one brilliant

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CVLT Nation Album Review: Vassafor – “Obsidian Codex”

It has been 2 years since one of New Zealand’s finest and filthiest black/death metal bands VASSAFOR have released anything for public ears – until now, we finally have an appropriate double-sided LP release full of songs both old (on

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Cyanic – Litanies of Lust Unholy… Review + Stream

Blackened Death Grind. Deathened Grind Blackness. Grinding Black Death. No matter the lens from which you view Cyanic from, they are masters of a devastating and delicious concoction. Although the San Jose troupe has been active since 2004, they only

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Untitled…
FELL VOICES Live In Oakland
Now Showing!

Now this just fucking amazing: FELL VOICES just performed at the Oakland Metro, and Hellasick was on hand to capture this electric part of their set! After the jump, all hail FELL VOICES and peep the footage!

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming
NettleCarrier
Album In Full!

The sonic plague is upon us in the form of the new NettleCarrier self-titled album out now on Indie Recordings. This record will freeze your veins for sure, with song after song of classic cold black metal. Underneath their chilly

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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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