Raw Primitive Death Metal : Gath Smane – Transmuted Marrow

Label: BLUTIGE MAGIE If you paid close attention to Maryland Deathfest this year, you would have noticed

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Past and Present
Essenz: A Retrospective

Berlin has a really cool extreme metal scene right now. Necros Christos is going strong, and

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Dire Omen – Wrestling the Revelation of Futility Review + Stream

Hey metal bruthas! Al Necro here. Where it’s at? Boom-Boom-Pop. Where it’s at? Boom-Boom-Pop. Dark Descent

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Necros Christos – Nine Graves Review + Full Stream

Could this be the last we hear of vaunted, revered, nearly sacred institution within metal underground

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From Demo to Debut
Drowned: A Retrospective

Following the release of Drowned’s debut album, Idola Specus, it was time to do a retrospective

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Ævangelist: Writhes In The Murk
Review + Full Stream

This soul-staining slab of nocturnal emission, is the work of two men, Ævangelist. If Omen Ex

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Cold Lo-Fi Black Metal!
Ellorsith 1959 Review + Full Stream

Caligari Records is releasing this hypnotizing album by a Scottish Band called Ellorsith. 1959 tells the story

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Sempiternal Dusk – S/T Review + Full Stream

Having birthed a decrepit gem with their demo recording back in 2012, this trio clearly didn’t

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CVLT Nation Interviews Carl Snyder of Hod

We recently caught up with Carl Snyder of  the San Antonio based black thrashers Hod to

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Screams from the Gutter Vol. I: The Conception

Let’s face it. Bandcamp, Soundcloud, DIY digital distribution tools, affordable and user-friendly home recording software, blogs,

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Phobocosm – Deprived Review

Phobocosm – Deprived (Dark Descent Records) It’s comfortable for a writer to lean on convention sometimes;

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