8 New Deathrock and Postpunk releases you should own
by Oliver Sheppard
…or at least listen to. There have been a lot of new dark postpunk and deathrock releases lately....
Nuke Cult: Join Or Don’t
“The Nuke Cult is a vicious gang of criminals. Most members are hooked on the highly addictive and...
Drowned in Destruction:
NEGATIVE STANDARDS / WHITEHORSE
Split Review + Stream
They did it. The Bay Area’s finest neo-crust band – Negative Standards – and Australia’s most hideous sludge...
The CVLT Nation Sessions
Dark Horse Video Premiere!
CVLT Nation has a few special projects in the works, and we’re calling them The CVLT Nation Sessions....
Southwest Terror Fest 2013 Lineup Announcement!
Southwest Terror Fest 2013 is in less than a month, and the lineup is all fucking killer and...
Dead to a Dying World East Coast Tour
Dead to a Dying World started an East Coast tour this past Friday, and you’ll be able to...
– An interview with Boddicker… kind of…
Being that I was a male child of the 80s that grew up in relative solitude in a...
Doomed in Space:
Before the Eyewall
Self Titled Album Review + Stream
A few months ago I witnessed a band swing by the Bay Area for a couple shows and...
Billed from Portland, Oregon, grindcore quartet Transient unleash a devastating barrage of blast beats and shredding guitars. Their...
Draped in Ruin: SVFFER
Self Titled 7″ Review + Stream
Germany keeps vomiting out one great hardcore band after another in a seemingly endless bleeding of incredible talent....
Power of the Riff 2013
Huge Photo Essay & Review
All Photos & Text by Matthew Grant Anson The Power of the Riff, if nothing else, is an...
HUGE Clearance Sale in the CVLT Nation Record Store!!!
As of right now, you can get 40 to 50% off all the records and cassettes in the...
CVLT Nation Streaming:
Something Other Than Yourself
Vancouver, B.C. hardcore outfit Burning Ghats have employed Brad Boatright (All Pigs Must Die, Modern Life Is War)...
Bonethrone – Demo 2013 Review
Featuring members of ULTRA//NEGATIVE, New Hampshire’s Bonethrone have released a four song demo upon the world. Unrelenting hardcore...
“Brudoralble” Grind! SOCKWEB – Band Spotlight + Stream + Video!
So yeah, we’ve pretty much seen it all. Metal bands featuring the likes of dogs, cats and even...
Gottesmorder / Red Apollo
Split 7″ Review + Stream
Alerta Antifascista brings together Italian atmospheric black metal act Gottesmorder and German atmospheric sludge/post metal band Red Apollo....
Disfigured in Noise:
“Error” Review + Stream
Another ugly fucking gem of an album going unnoticed? We think not. Emptiness is a Belgian death metal...
Summer In The Bay 2013
Insane Live Footage Video Essay + More!
Summers in The Bay Area are wonderful. The weather is nice, the air is damp yet refreshing with...