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Well, shit then. THIS is happening soon. Two of the best “rabid” black metal/punk bands around these days – Oakland’s AKATHARSIA (current and past member of Fell Voices, Negative Standards, Lycus, Boar Worship etc.) and Portland’s URZEIT (past and present members of Hell, Ash Borer, Triumvir Foul, Cerebrate, Triumvir Foul, Servile

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2014 has been quite the year for solid releases. Even within its last quarter, this year continues to host astounding outputs by artists across the genre board. Baptists newest full-length, Bloodmines, is one such release. The sequel to 2012’s mysterious and dark debut LP, Bushcraft, Bloodmines is everything you’d hope

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Torso is a d-beat hardcore band from California that rips and thrashes as they play their brand of in-your-face hardcore at a speed that breaks necks and knocks some sense into your skull. The fast pace of the music does not belie the simplicity of music – in fact, quick

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It’s entirely appropriate that the cover art of Seizures’ The Sanity Universal features an image of a densely populated galaxy. An infinite system of stars, bound by interstellar gases, held in place by gravity – that most humbling of forces. Gaze at it for too long, lose yourself in the

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This is going to be fun…Check out episodes of our favorite podcast in the world, it goes by the name of CRUEL NOISE Radio…These musical journeys into underground punk are created by John Villegas of DRUG LUST and CRUEL NOISE Records. Enough of me talking, it’s time to blast over

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 1. HOME IS GONE Unholy fuck this band is just so, so, so fucking good! The vocals eat away at your existence while the music beats you all over your body! HOME IS GONE has created one of my favorite black releases of the year. Every song reeks of tortured

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Game recognize Game…the new BAPTISTS album Bloodmines is going to straight kill shit! I can say this with confidence because I’m one of the lucky humans who has heard it. Sometime in October, it’s being released by Southern Lord, and everyone will be able to hear how fucking NUCLEAR this record

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It is everything but an easy task to describe with words an album with the character and personality that MMXIV by Canadian “darkened” hardcore band Dark Circles has. What is for sure is that this record by the Montreal-based band stands completely on its own, and is pretty much unlike

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Yesterday we posted a review of the new album from CODE ORANGE, I Am King. Today you have a chance to win a pair of tickets to their Monday 9/15 all-ages show at Los Globos in L.A., alongside TWITCHING TONGUES, WAR HUNGRY and NOMADS! Just email us at contest@cvltnation.com with

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Sometimes when you’re done screaming your heart out, you need to take a rest from the aggressive sounds, and that’s only fair, because when the cathartic effect is done, you often have nothing left in you to be mad about. While indie singers are not prone to have hardcore projects,

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Code Orange returns, though not as kids, but rather as a furious, new entity with its older, familiar parts grafted on seamlessly. 2012’s Love is Love/Return to Dust was explosive and strange, a strong debut from a band whose sound has no immediate peers. That album was easily segmented, each

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Southern Lord is getting ready to release the self-titled sophomore LP from Sweden’s GUST, and we can’t wait to hear this killer album! For now, we have an exclusive track stream off of Gust, a raging track called “Reality Chokes.” Check it out below and pre-order Gust here…also stay tuned

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