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Photographer: Hillarie Jason Site: HERE Based in: Worcester, MA The images below were all taken within the past year and convey the emotion that I try to capture in my photographs. My main focus when deciding which images to include here, was based on the image itself and the story

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Photographer: Kevin Hobbs Site: HERE Based in: San Francisco ONE CoRE CoRE. Constructs of Ritual Evolution, they are performance artists; a strange rogue’s gallery of characters both scary & bizarre. Drummers pounding away the whole time while that orange light is spinning off to the side. This was at the

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Photographer: Phil Maier Site: goutroy.blogspot.com, Flickr Based in: New York ONE Caroliner @ California College of the Arts, San Francisco This was the first show that I ever photographed. Caroliner is a band that has existed for over 25 years on the fringes of the San Francisco avant-garde scene. Their

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Photographer: Justine Murphy Site: Photicphotographic.com Based in: Portland Text by Nathan Carson Justine Murphy is a wonder. I should know–she’s a very close friend of mine, and also the fine photographer who has documented my annual Fall Into Darkness festival for the last few years. We have a date to

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Photographer: John Currie Site: www.obsidianmirrors.com Based in: Southern California ONE Alda @ Neumos – Seattle, WA This is a photo taken during my first series of metal shows outside of California this past December. I’d never traveled out of state for shows, and being accustomed to the Los Angeles scene

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Photographer: Sergio Amalfitano Site: www.mxlphoto.com Based in: Southern California ONE CEREMONY – CHAIN REACTION – ANAHEIM, CA This is a photo of the first time that I saw Ceremony. I was never a big fan of their recordings and kind of resented people labeling them power violence. They were just

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Photographer: Alan Hunter Site: ahunterphoto.com | blog.ahunterphoto.com Based in: Seattle ONE VELNIUS – Seattle (Ballard), WA This is a shot of Velnius’ drummer taken at one of the first shows I photographed, back in 2009; it was also the first Addaura show I attended. This pic makes me laugh; it

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Photographer: Tracy Terrorist Site: T. Terrorist Photography Based in: Las Vegas Of course every image takes me back to a particular time or place, but these invoke some of the best memories I can think of. These were all taken in the course of the last 2-3 years, some of

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Photographer: Bryan Proteau Site: SF Sludge Based in: San Francisco ONE This is a photo from Deafheaven’s record release show for Roads To Judah at Sub Mission Gallery in San Francisco. The band played their new album in its entirety, and I took this picture during the last song of

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CVLT Nation is proud to premiere our Seven Stories photographer feature, where we ask rad photographers to tell the story of seven of their photos. We are kicking off Seven Stories with one of our favorite NYC metal photographers, Samantha Marble. ONE I love the artwork on the Watain records.

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