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Why do I love being a part of CVLT Nation – because I get inspired by so many of the bands or projects we cover. Case in point is the new video by HEALTH for their new song called “Slaves of Fear” (which is also the title of their new

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I fucking love the Bay Area. There is a truly amazing amount of artists that live out here. For the music that I am interested in the most, this area is the best in the world. There is some great scenes scattered around the globe, but within this particular area

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Right before soundcheck, it didn’t seem like anything special for a rock show. In a small club on the outskirts of Detroit, a dozen or so requisite black hoodies strolled around, plugging in various cords and tuning assorted guitars. I did not realize that in just a few hours, this

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The 90’s were not the easiest decade for me because my life was full of more downs than ups. The music that saved me from going off the deep end was Trip Hop. The melancholy break beats with haunting vocals spoke to me on so many levels and even inspired me

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Fuck what  you heard and fuck what you know – Joe Cardamone’s  Holy War is one of the most important projects of 2018!  Does it sound sonically hardcore or punk? No, but it has more punk attitude than many bands, plus he experiments with sound which is why I love it so

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Text and photos by Charles Nickles  What a perfect night for the old bad time… Dead Tenants I miss the skinny yip of nervous jerks that first thrilled me about Gold Standard Laboratories (and to a more bloodthirsty degree, Three One G). The metal choke of wretched six string, the

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