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CVLT Nation’s Top 6 German Releases of 2012

Another year’s nearly gone by, and I have the honour of compiling CVLT Nation’s top 6 of German releases. I’ve tried to include releases from at least somewhat differing genres, as well as different formats (not just full length records)

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Tribal Slaughter…AGE OF COLLAPSE
Full 12-1-12 Oakland Gig
Now Showing!

Age of Collapse released Burden of Beast this year via Aborted Society, and to me, every song is an anthem! When the song “Hands That Take” is blasting out of our speakers, I get chills and realize this world had

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New EARLY GRAVES Video
Red Horses Now Showing!

A black Room, a white light and the Early Graves is all you need for a raging video. The band delivers with their new visual for the title track of their album Red Horse, out now on No Sleep Records.

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Exclusive
CVLT Nation Streaming
KURRAKA 7 inch

Austin, TX, is one of those places where killer music is a part its fabric. KURRAKA is one of their bands that the world needs to watch out for, because they bring something crazy OG to their brand of dark

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OKKULTOKRATI
New Video Snakereigns
Now Showing!

Unholy fuck, Norway’s OKKULTOKRATI have just released a brand new album entitled Snakereigns, out now via Fysisk Format and it kicks the asses of all of the weak hearts! Snakereigns is 9 tracks of pure blackened acid punk that will

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CVLT Nation’s
Raddest Demo Right Now!
KURRAKA

Noise noise + raw punk + death rock d-beat grooves = just a part of what makes Austin’s KURRAKA so fucking sick. Their four song demo has been getting constant spins since I first heard it. What gets me so

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Fuck Life…GUST Review

GUST from Sweden are going to release their debut record Fuck Life via Iron Plague Records – you can figure out that this isn’t exactly the soundtrack for a dinner with your boy-/girlfriend. At least not if you hope to

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Intoxicantations
ILSA Review

They say you can’t judge a book by it’s cover but in the case of Ilsa the cover of “Intoxicantations” tells a whole lot about what’s to come.  A tiger with a tab of LSD on it’s tongue, a tangle

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Distort Fest Vol. VIII
Day Three!

All Photos: Ted Reckoning Despite some unwelcome shenanigans on the 2nd night of Vancouver’s 8th annual DISTORT FEST, the third night went off well and featured performances by CRIMSON SCARLET, OUST, DERAS KRIG, DEATHCOUNT, SKABIIS, NIGHT NURSE, ASILE, BELLICOSE MINDS

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Distort Fest Volume 8
First Night
Vancouver gets gnarly!!!

Text and Photos: Andy Social Photography Barely drinkable draft, studded leathers and ear-splitting decible levels… Distort Fest Volume 8 was everything a punk fest should be. After a late start the crowd was thirsty for more than booze when opening

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