Sludge

Heavyweight Contender: Forest of Tygers’ “Bruises” EP Packs a Wallop

True to its title, the mighty blackened hardcore and beyond duo Forest of Tygers‘ first offering Bruises hits you like a hard right cross. Guitarist/vocalist Jim Valosik’s screams pierce the first moments of the opener and title track, heralding the

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Tapes of a Neon God: #15 / #17 / #18

Tapes of a Neon God have new items, so if you didn’t get enough when the giveaway was going on or you’re interested in what Anderson’s been toiling at, then read on. The Tennessee label has a love for unlovable,

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Insane Heaviness: NAGA – “Hēn” Review + Stream

Listen. Get Crushed. BUY. Support. Spread the Word. Suffer. Repeat. That’s all you need to know or do. Just get fucking doomed and love every second of it. This special treatment comes courtesy of NAGA from the sulfurous and mystical

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The Grasshopper Lies Heavy – Every Man for Himself and God Against All Album Review

The Grasshopper Lies Heavy is the latest edition to the Crowquill Records family, one which is steadily growing in quality, especially with last year’s stellar EP from Sisters of…. This new instrumental trio traverses some similar terrain as Sisters of…,

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CVLT Nation interviews:
Full of Hell

US Tour FOH Starts Today!!! Details HERE!!! With a sound that mixes grind, sludge, hardcore and noise, Full of Hell is one of the best (and heaviest) new bands of the underground scene in the US. This quartet from Maryland

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FEEDBACK WILL FREE:
Black Tar Prophet’s “Deafen” LP

Nashville’s own low-end amp-wall wizards Black Tar Prophet have been blowing out eardrums for around three years now. Their first record “Note to Nod” was independently released and features a single 40-minute track of minimalist doom riffage set to a

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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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Surrounded By Shadows…
SORXE “Steamroller” Track Stream

Pheonix, AZ sludge wizards SORXE are about to release their debut LP, Surrounded By Shadows, and today we’re stoked to bring you a little piece of the magic they have in store for us. “Steamroller” is the opener on Surrounded

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The Must Hear…
Doom Record Of The Month!!!
KEEPER – MMXIV Album Review

California’s Keeper creates sounds that are totally at odds with the images of sun drenched landscapes that their home state typically invokes in people. Rather, this new band treads woefully grim and dark territory with a simply crushing and unforgiving

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CVLT Nation’s
Top 6 New Bands
You Must HEAR Today!

1. BONE I’m at a loss in how describe this band’s brilliance, because every moment of their album For Want of Feeling alters my state of mind! On many levels, I think that BONE have created a the perfect album.

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