Neo Folk

Old World New Wave…
CVLT Nation Streaming Ides of Gemini

Ides of Gemini have been favorites here at CVLT Nation since their 2012 release of Constantinople, so when we got word of their new album Old World New Wave, we jumped at the chance to share it with you! The

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KING DUDE Video Premiere
“Lay Down in Bedlam”

KING DUDE is an artist on many levels; not only does he push forward with his music – case in point, his latest offering FEAR via Not Just Religious Music – he is also adept at creating visuals that expand

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“The Serpent & The Sphere”
Agalloch NYC Live Report!

A non-exhaustive list of band t-shirts spotted in line outside of Irving Plaza: Drudkh, Gorgoroth, Animals as Leaders, Winterfylleth, Eluveitie, Darkthrone, Burzum, Bathory, Pallbearer, Junius (mine), Death in June (Jon Haughm’s), various completely inscrutable logos. These are the people gathered

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CVLT Nation Streaming: Hand of Dust
“Walk in White” 7 inch

On July 15th, Avant! Records will release a stellar new 7 inch by Hand of Dust. When you hear these two new songs, the passion that this group conjures up will be more than evident. Both of the songs they

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CHELSEA WOLFE Vancouver Photo Essay

On June 21st, a very special performance took place in Vancouver at The Electric Owl, and it was given by CHELSEA WOLFE. The energy in the room was positive all night long. Once she hit the stage, we all became

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BALIN’S TOMB
“Barrows – Down” Review+Stream

Black metal and neoclassical art are decades deep in a steamy love affair. As early as Burzum, black metal has been influenced by neoclassical music. This was ramped up in the late 90’s and early 2000’s, with groups like Windir,

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CVLT Nation Interviews:
THE AUSTRASIAN GOAT

No fashion, No kvlt, No trend! Just purely from the heart! This is what THE AUSTRASIAN GOAT is all about – whether it’s black metal, doom or neo-folk he’s playing, it has some a special feeling, it has it’s own

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Wovenhand
Refractory Obdurate Review + Stream

Scene: a thousand lonely apartments, overflowing with vinyl records and copies of Lords of Chaos. A short ding signals the arrival of an email, and one thousand hands click open the press release for two thousand eyes to read. Close

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T.O.M.B. – Abysmal Channeling: Video Premiere

Black noise warlocks T.O.M.B. have been doling out the intense occult atmospherics for years now, and are showing no signs of letting up. They continue to bring the menace with the oppressive nightmare noise-scapes of their latest single ‘Abysmal Channeling’

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Cursed to Eternal Solitude and Despair: “Circles” by BARRENS – Review + Stream

The world hates you and you hate the world. For whatever reason. What do you do? You pack a bag with razor blades, cyanide, rope, a firearm with one bullet and no food or water, and hike out into the

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