Blackened Crust

Shattered Existence:
SVFFER Unleash “Lies We Live”
Review + Stream

From the demise of the mighty and forever missed Alpinist come SVFFER, a German ultra-violent hardcore band that blew our fucking minds with their self-titled demo. Now, less than a year after that release, they return with a humongous barrage

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CVLT Nation
Young and in the Way
Video Premiere:
“Be My Blood”

This is way beyond fucking gnarly: Young and in the Way are getting ready to release their Deathwish Inc. debut album When Life Comes to Death on May 27th. I know for a fact that this record is going to

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming:
AKATHARSIA’s “Blood Opulence”

Worms are eating through my marrow. Maggots are pushing their way through my flesh, infesting my skull and tunneling out of my eye sockets. Ash is falling like snow, everything around me lies in ruin, everything is fucking dead and

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CVLT Nation Presents:
Blackened Everything Vol. X

CVLT Nation’s darkest mixtape series, Blackened Everything, has released Vol. X for our third anniversary! It is more scathing, more caustic and more hideous than all previous nine volumes! Journey into the blackest abyss… Hear the rest of the Blackened

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Poser Killing Machine: DeathgraVe – “Demo” Review + Stream

Grind, Powerviolence, punk, metal, fast and brutal shit…. call-it-what-you-will, we don’t really know what to call this crazy release aside from fucking awesome! What you can stream herein is the debut offering by the Bay Area’s newest spine-splitters, DeathgraVe! Based

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Rest In Radness
CVLT Nation Salutes
MASAKARI! Photo Essay.
Downloads. Mixtape. Full Sets

One of the best things about being a part of CVLT Nation is the relationships we have with so many cool humans around the world. MASAKARI was a band that not only created a classic album in The Prophet Feeds,

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Forever Scorned: “Malleus Maleficarum” by ARGENTINUM ASTRUM – Review + Stream

Labels: Forcefield Records, Inherent Records,Anti-Corp Records. Take bands like Alkerdeel, Ash Borer, Encircling Sea, Indian, Lord Mantis and Velnias. Bands where black metal and the massive and enveloping overtones of doom and sludge travel on the same frightening frequencies. Bands

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Sidereal Hostility… DEPHOSPHORUS – RAVENOUS SOLEMNITY In-Depth Review

I don’t know if I’ve made this explicit enough, but I’m infatuated with Dephosphorus. I can trust this disciplined, generous band to not let me down in each astral grind endeavor they explore at this point and Ravenous Solemnity further

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Ultra Lo-Fi.
Ultra Primitive.Ultra Rad!
Dead Peasants: I – Review + Stream

Dead Peasants are a three piece blackened hardcore band from the mean streets of Baltimore. They originally formed in 2011 but didn’t release any recordings until early 2013, when they put out a split with fellow Marylanders, sludge metal band

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