Doom

Cold Blue Mountain: Get a Taste of “Old Blood” Review + Stream

Cold Blue Mountain got their start as an instrumental act before adding vocalist Brandon Squyres. Their second full length, Old Blood, finds the band reluctant to jump right in with the metal as they incorporate a somewhat symphonic intro that

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Nightmarish Beauty: Mamiffer – “Statu Nascendi” Review + Stream

This album made me sink. I hit play and it immediately drugged and sedated me. It’s like a constant flow of morphine, endorphin and psychedelics blowing like a cosmic wind through every cell of your body and causing permanent changes

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The Point of No Return of Heaviness: USNEA – “Random Cosmic Violence” Review + Stream

Ten years from now, you’ll discuss this album with your friends and they will say: “what, that album that almost fucking killed me?” And you will reply: “yes, that crushing motherfucker right there.” In fact, Usnea’s heaviness is no mystery,

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Crushing Doom! SWAMP WITCH’s The Slithering Bog Streaming Now!

If you are a CVLT Nation reader, then you know one of our favorite Bay Area Doom bands is the always fucking heavy SWAMP WITCH! Today I just saw that they released a new album entitled The Slithering Bog which

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Past and Present
Essenz: A Retrospective

Berlin has a really cool extreme metal scene right now. Necros Christos is going strong, and Drowned have taken off following the release of their debut album, Idola Specus. It is actually through Drowned that I was introduced to another

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Exclusive CVLT Nation Streaming: Fvnerals’ “The Light” + Review

Label:Throne Records  Release Date: Dec.1st December is always a depressing month, so it’s the perfect time for the Brighton trio called Fvnerals to drop their debut full-length, the Light. They weave their web using synths, drums, guitar and vocals, making

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Unreal!!! Craang – To The Estimated Size of the Universe Review + Stream

I just fucking love psychedelic stoner rock. It is so much fun listening to albums that are heavy, trippy and have a fair bit of improvisation in there to make things a bit more interesting. And that is exactly the

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CVLT Nation’s Label Spotlight:
Grimoire Cassette Cvlture

Conviction, Passion, Spot on Aesthetic, A Keen Ear and Prolific are some of the words that come to my mind when I think of the Grimoire Cassette Cvlture label. When I listen to his roster of bands, I can not

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CVLT Nation Streaming:
11Paranoias – Stealing Fire From Heaven + Review

Having unleashed unspeakable doom upon the world once already this year with their multidimensional Spectralbeastiaries EP, 11Paranoias have wasted no time in returning to their unearthly abode to record their debut full-length. Rather than choosing to escape their proverbial pitch black

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Pharaoh – Negative Everything Review + Full Stream

As wind-swept autumn hits its stride and with the icy fingers of winter waiting in the wings, it’s important to have a record to listen to that suits the seasons. A record that matches the bleakness of the winter months;

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