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Larry Wolfley, a well known Bay Area photographer of underground culture and punk music, has been an Embers fan and friend for several years now. He’s 72 years old, and jumped on the road with us on the first day of our tour. He met us at the venue in

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Review source FOREVER CURSED “Vardøgr” marks the return of Manchester’s prodigal sons Hammers. It’s been quite some time since these guys released something and i’m glad they did because i really missed them. I’ve been following the band since the “Year One” Demo, and the minute i saw that Hammers

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6/2/12: Gothenburg, Sweden. Fucking Epic!!! Back in ’08 I think it was, a group of travelers showed up at my house that were friends of an old roommate I lived with in Berkeley, CA. They were from the Gothenburg/Malmo/Stockholm areas in Sweden. I was immediately charmed by their genuine good

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(Note: This interview first appeared at the No Doves Fly Here site a few months ago.) The Bay Area’s Alaric have received positive attention on CVLT Nation before; their recent split with Atriarch, reviewed here, was amazing. Members have played in such great bands as Noothgrush, Dead and Gone, and

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Perhaps to this day very few Killing Joke listeners have understood the definitive instruction hidden within an album of overall conceptual destruction. –Jaz Coleman, An Irrational Domain, 1987 Killing Joke’s MMXII (“2012”) LP came out a couple of months ago, featuring the band’s original late 1970s lineup. As one might

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Photos & Text by Adam Murray The Black Castle in Inglewood, California is huge. It’s sized and shaped much like an airplane hangar with its massive vaulted ceiling, the main differences being the restrooms (not exactly restful) and the merch tables. Oh yeah, and the beer trailer out back, and

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What would it sound like if Killing Joke and Motorhead had collaborated in 1982? You know, when Killing Joke were working on their apocalyptic, postpunk Revelations LP and when Motorhead were coming off the ungodly high of having finished their Ace of Spades masterpiece? You could argue that Montreal’s The

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Finally, i get to put my hands on one of the most anticipated albums of the year, “Paranoia” by Swedish band Martyrdöd. I must confess that for me, Martyrdöd are one of, if not, my favorite band when it comes to crust. But this band is even better than the

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Deviated Instinct as we all know were part of the underground anarcho-punk scene in the eighties but evolved into very much their own infamous style. With a more metal, gritty bass ridden sound and along with others invented crust. When listening to them I can’t but help think of the

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UK Sludge worshippers IRON WITCH are about to release their newest instrument of sonic torture: a 7” EP that bears the name Post Vegas Blues. And just like the title promises, this EP is a musical embodiment of headache, booze, drugs, spavined strippers, lost memories and hot, humid nights. Like

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Texas stand the fuck up NOW! The WILD//TRIBE and FORWARD tour starts tomorrow. Crusties recogonize awesomeness – both of these bands kick ass and they will both be rocking shit at CHAOS IN TEJAS. Peep how WILD//TRIBE wrecks shit below…this band is pure fire!

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I’m not sure how to classify Rosenkopf. I don’t know if anyone really is. Do a quick google search and you’ll find blogspot after blogspot debating on how to properly tag this band.  Is it industrial Crust? Power Electronics Goth? Death Concrete? Harsh Power Crustdustrial? the portmanteaus are endless I suppose, and

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