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How talented is Johannah Jørgensen? VERY! How good is her band Metro Cult? Beyond Stellar. Jørgensen has just directed the new visual for Copenhagen’s Metro Cult and I must say, I really dig it and I have a good feeling you will as well. So here is your chance, because CVLT Nation

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Austin, Texas horror garage punk institution HEX DISPENSERS will be releasing their third LP, aptly titled III, on June 6th, 2015 (the 9th anniversary of the very first Hex Dispensers rehearsal on 06/06/06, by the way). Below is an exclusive streaming track we’re excited to reveal, as well as an

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I could say so many awesome things about New York’s Anasazi, but I think the video you are about to see below says it all! To me, they are a band that are willing to take chances with the way they express themselves through music. Part 1 also performed at

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Börn are from Reykjavik, Iceland, and they’ve just released a new 4-song EP on the eve of their first US tour (Tour dates and a stream of their new self-titled EP are below). The band channels the dark and desperate spirit of past fellow Scandinavian postpunkers in Kitchen and the

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Anyone familiar with Italy’s punk and hardcore scene should know that back in the 70’s and 80’s the country had some of the most incredible, visionary and forward-thinking punk and hardcore bands to ever stride the earth. The fierce war and constant, extremely tense, triangulation between fascists, communists and christians all seeking

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About eight months ago, I was talking with a friend on Facebook who lives in a in house that regularly does shows for touring bands.  He sent me a flyer that had a few locals on it, but the headliner was a band from the UK called Perspex Flesh that

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“Call of the Blue Distance” finds Instinct of Survival‘s sound continuing to evolve past the crusty monster they once were, and crossing over into an almost death rock sound, much in the vein of Cemetery or Alaric. The husky anger of the vocals comes across as more of a crusty

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Now this is just PURE fucking DEATH! BOLT THROWER full show all the way live in 1991! I know many of us are counting down the days, because they are coming to North America soon…we’re stoked to see them in Vancouver on June 21st! Damn, this video murky and ultra

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Equal parts spastic and ghostly, BLANK SPELL exists somewhere between what people like to call dark punk, post punk and everyone’s favorite misnomer, death rock. This is, plain and simple, punk music. Accentuated by concise guitar movements, I can’t help but stand in awe of the musicianship of the guitar player/singer

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Keep rollin, rollin, rollin, rollin, roll! Death metal reviews continue at CVLT Nation, friends of the metal federation. Necro here with the latest in an onslaught of osdm reviews circa March 2015, a self-imposed diet of osdm madness prerequisite. You have reached the winter of our discontent. This time up,

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In the past year, MASS MEDIA Records has become home to some of the best Post-Punk // Death Rock bands creating music right now! Yesterday they released the new perfect album from Chicago’s CEMETERY entitled Wind and Shadows and I can not get enough it! It’s straight Gothic ear candy

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Rule of Thirds‘ self-titled debut LP will be released in a few weeks on Mass Media in the US, on keyboardist Lewis Ratboy’s No Patience label in their native Australia, and in Europe on Desire Records (What a trifecta of great labels, by the way). The Adelaide gothy postpunk band’s

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