Death Rock

Review of Lost Tribe’s “Solace” LP

Lost Tribe’s long-awaited Solace LP came out recently on Mass Media Records in the US and Avant! Records in Europe. (And it’s exclusively streamed at CVLT Nation here.) Lost Tribe are now a sextet  (and boy do they put the “sex”

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A Dark Punk Demo for Halloween: Slimy Member from Dallas

Slimy Member are a four piece dark punk act from Dallas, Texas, founded in late 2013. Their name obviously comes from the title of a song on Rudimentary Peni’s seminal “Death Church” LP. Now, Rudimentary Peni are one of my

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Masquerade’s “Blood is the New Black” EP Review + Exclusive Stream!

In 2013, I listed Masquerade’s “Play Dead” demo among the best deathrock releases of that year (the 2013 list is here, by the way). The Finnish quartet are certainly a revivalist band, a group whose spot-on take on late 70s-era

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming:
Atriarch “Allfather” + Review

 2003 gave us Neurosis with Jarboe, the doomy Bay Area band’s collaboration with the vocalist best known for her time in Swans. Unfortunately, we never got to hear “Neurosis with Rozz Williams,” but Atriarch have delivered something that seems -

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Blood Bright Star – The Silver Head
Review + Full Stream

I was fortunate enough to find out about Blood Bright Star when they released their split album with High Aura’d (which you should also check out). It was obvious to me back then that this project of visual artist Reuben

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Most Hypnotic & Cryptic Songs You Will Hear Today! Two New Blood Bright Star Tracks Streaming Now

One of the most creative humans I know goes by the name of Reuben Sawyer aka Rainbath Visual. Not only is he an unreal illustrator but a very accomplished musician, with about four bands that span different genres. One of

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An interview with Brazil’s RAKTA
by Oliver Sheppard

“A more psychedelic and garagey Xmal Deutschland” might be one way to describe Rakta’s hypnotic and layered, guitar-based, gothy punk rock. Their music garnered lots of praise early this year across various ‘zines and on quite a few garage, punk,

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A Must See Performance
The NEW FLESH Full Set
Now Showing!

Fuck Yeah… this is ultra awesome: a brand new full set from the post punk band The New Flesh…Stay tuned for their upcoming album on Deranged Record, plus their upcoming European Tour in September. For right now, check out The

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CVLT Nation Salutes
The Best Goth Magazine Ever Made
PROPAGANDA !

If I had to pick one magazine that covered the Goth movement the best, it would be PROPAGANDA by Fred H. Berger. As a teenager in Venice, California I would go to my local magazine store and read every issue.

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Leave Your Body at the Door…
FUNERAL PARTY August 17th Feat. UNDERPASS

In two weeks the first FUNERAL PARTY kicks off at The American in Vancouver and we want all ghouls to be there! It will be a night of Death Rock and Post Punk with DJs CVLT Nation and Viktor Khun,

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