My Love Of Goth
by Mike Hill of TOMBS
Text Written by Mike Hill of TOMBS twitter @MikeHillHQ I was always first and foremost a metalhead /...
Favorite Tumblr Today:
Besides gazing at my beautiful wife Meghan, I could spend hours looking at photos of Siouxsie Sioux and...
Artist Spotlight BELGRADO
Video Essay & More
All hail BELGRADO…this dark anarcho post punk band from Spain has it’s roots in the past, but pushes...
Sugar Hiccup…The Cocteau Twins 1983 Live @ Les Bains Douches Download!
The Cocteau Twins’ music has always been a guiding lantern of shadows for me. From the very first...
DEKODER Between The Waking… And The Dying Review
Music from 2012 is still in my bones, making me recognize what an awesome year it was in...
CVLT Nation’s Favorite
Siouxsie and the Banshees
Videos Now Showing!
Siouxsie and the Banshees were a creative universe unto themselves in the early 80′s. Not only did they...
CVLT NATION’S Top Six Splits of 2012
6.PLANKS // LENTIC WATERS Split Preview Right now, I feel like I have the power to look inside...
CVLT Nation’s Top Six DEATHROCK Releases of 2012
by Oliver Sheppard 2012 was a great year for deathrock. As I wrote in the notes for the...
The Postpunk Legacy of Crass Records
by Oliver Sheppard
Note: This article originally appeared by Oliver Sheppard at Souciant.com, here. Record labels are a funny thing. Just...
Altars & Offerings… ATRIARCH
Los Angeles Photo Essay
This past Tuesday, ATRIARCH finished their first US tour in Los Angeles, and it was a performance I...
Brooklyn Under Their Spell…
Since day one of CVLT Nation, ATRIARCH has been a band that we have been fascinated with because...
Ritual Of Passing …ATRIARCH
Video Essay & Tour Announcement
Atriarch is a band that CVLT Nation has supported since day one because we dig where they are...
Review of Atriarch’s new “Ritual of Passing” LP & Fall tour dates
by Oliver Sheppard Portland doom metal band Atriarch have taken a gothic turn since their split earlier this...
Release The Bats…
CVLT Nation’s The Birthday Party
Video Essay Now Playing
I love The Birthday Party. When they were at the top of their game, no band was more...
Distort Fest Vol. VIII
All Photos: Ted Reckoning Despite some unwelcome shenanigans on the 2nd night of Vancouver’s 8th annual DISTORT FEST,...
Ritual Of Passing
The past year has been a busy one for Portland based enigmatic death rockers, Atriarch. The dudes have strung together...
Distort Fest Volume 8
Vancouver gets gnarly!!!
Text and Photos: Andy Social Photography Barely drinkable draft, studded leathers and ear-splitting decible levels… Distort Fest Volume...
Dystopian Society “Cages” LP review and interview
by Oliver Sheppard
Italy’s Dystopian Society, like Germany’s Tanzkommando Untergang, employ imagery and use a name that might make one think...