Reviews

Supermoon Sea Cave Ritual Featuring Bädr Vogu, Folivore, Fórn & Akatharsia

On 8/10/14 in San Francisco (((California))), deep within a haunted cave an evening of cataclysmic doom occurred… Imagine being lead down a pitch black sandy cave, with an unrelenting thunderous roar of waves crashing into the earth that you stand

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Sick! Ritualistic Death Doom
Grimoire de Occulte Review + Stream

From an old tomb in Aachen, Germany, comes our latest subject of scrutiny: a band called Grimoire de Occulte and their 2012 Rehearsal cassette. Grimoire de Occulte play their own style of doom/death – very ritualistic. Don’t ever expect blastbeats

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Doomed in Dreams: USA OUT OF VIETNAM – “Crashing Diseases & Incurable Airplanes” Review + Stream

I’m not really sure where to start on this one. This album defies any attempt to pin it into a corner with any kind of label or definition. There is so much ethereal shit going on in this record that

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Fucking Amazing Heavy Psych!
HaiKai No Ku – “Ultra High Dimensionality”
Streaming Now + Review

I’m keyed up to present you the exclusive streaming of the brand new HaiKai No Ku album, “Ultra High Dimensionality”, here on CVLT Nation. The record springs from the spoors of last year’s remarkable “Sick On My Journey” and “No

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Heaviest!
DOOM You Will Hear This Week
CVLT Nation Streaming:
FUNERARY – Starless Aeon
Review + Free Download

With a name such as Funerary, you can quite easily deduce that this band from Phoenix, Arizona finds itself deep within the extreme doom/death subgenre. And even though the band comes from a really hot place, their music is as

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Unnerving Black Metal!
Predatory Light
MMXIV Review + Stream

Lurking somewhere within the borders of New Mexico is yet another hugely exciting new project; a project that leaves behind any trace of affectation and theatrical pomp, delivering dense and primordial black metal with a sound as vast and cavernous

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Deathpile – “Final Confession”
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Former Relapse Records art director Jonathan Canady has been indulging himself in mud, malice and madness since he made the decision to alter his medium in music from metal to power electronics. In excess of some fascinating visual work, his

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Glorious & Moving Post -Punk!
UNDERPASS “Assimilation” LP Review + Stream

Vancouver, BC/Olympia, WA’s UNDERPASS are a very special band indeed: sounding like Mancunians from 1980, the icy and despondent dark postpunk of the band might have been released on early Factory Records or on 4AD when bands like The Wake

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Funeral Chic s/t
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Funeral Chic are among a spring of blackened punk bands, splintering and reshaping black metal’s more caustic sounds into the tangible furor of hardcore and crust punk. Funeral Chic’s brand is monolithic, their five-song EP casting shadows that creep towards

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