Death Rock

A Kiss in the Dreamhouse…
SIOUXSIE and THE BANSHEES 1981
Full Set Now Showing

If you are an avid reader of CVLT Nation, then you know we are crazed SIOUXSIE and THE BANSHEES fans. It has been said that their greatest period as a band was when they had John McGeoch on guitar, and

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A Mammoth
Photo Essay & Review of
Borderland Massacre Fest ‘14

El Paso D.I.Y. Borderland Massacre Fest ‘14 Punk culture is known to be very independent from what any other “big band” is trying to get: fame, money, contracts, awards. Cities like New York, Los Angeles, Austin, Boston, Philadelphia, etc., are

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“Killed by Deathrock, Vol. 1″ – Reviewed
by Oliver Sheppard

First off: Buy this comp. If you care at all about the history of postpunk or gothy guitar music since the late 1970s punk explosion, you should own this. Sacred Bones’ new “Killed by Deathrock, Volume 1” anthology collects, Nuggets-style,

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Exclusive CVLT Nation Streaming:
Arctic Flowers “Weaver” LP + Review

by Oliver Sheppard Portland’s Arctic Flowers will have a digital release of their long-awaited second LP soon, with a proper vinyl release following some time in the Spring. In the meantime, the new “Weaver” LP is available here at CVLT

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming:
TRANSFIX “Bad Trip”

Since the 80′s, I have been a fan of Death Rock and I have never stopped digging the dark, rolling baselines of this genre! I’m also a huge fan of all of the young bands that have embraced the Bat

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Killer No Filler Post Punk!
Criminal Code: No Device
Review + Stream

Criminal Code from Tacoma, Washington, play an anthemic, sneakingly melodic mixture of post-punk and post-hardcore. Formed in 2011, they’ve just released their debut LP No Device on Deranged Records, a welcome shot in the vein (or kick in the teeth)

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Current 93′s COMPLETE DISCOGRAPHY now streaming!

by Oliver Sheppard It’s here: http://current931.bandcamp.com/ Or, nearly Current 93′s complete discography. (There are so many unofficial releases, semi-official releases, quasi-official releases, etc., that a truly complete discography is pretty daunting.) Current 93: The long-running dark-ambient-cum-post-industrial-cum-neofolk project, whose only constant

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New Belgrado Video
“Jeszcze Raz” Now Showing!

What is the most recent piece of vinyl we got that caused a spontaneous dance party in the CVLT Nation HQ? It is Belgrado’s Siglo XXI – every time we put it on our 2 1/2 can not help herself

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Love Interest: Demo 03.13 – Review + Stream

It seems like every band these days is related to five million other bands, and Love Interest are no different, hailing from the incestuous musical underground of Olympia, WA, and sporting members from schizoid hardcore bands GAG and White Wards

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Hand In Hand…
X-Mal DEUTSCHLAND
Huge Video Essay
Now Showing

1984 was an awesome year; my mom had just kicked me out, so I moved from L.A to S.F and lived in peace punk bliss. During this time, I really started getting into positive punk & some of my favorite

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