Being in a room filled with passionate people is priceless, especially when everyone is focused on hearing kick ass music. This has been happening around the world for decades, and it never gets boring! In Philly in 1997, the band HIS HERO IS GONE performed to one of these kinds
A new TRAP THEM LP is in the works – that’s the word on the streets, and I can’t fucking wait! For now, peep this full set of them killing shit at St. Vitus last weekend! Big shout out to PIT FULL OF SHIT for being in the right place at
Unholy hell, now this is classic fucking material – check out CONVERGE performing Jane Doe in full at this year’s Roadburn! Nuff respect to our homie Pit Full Of Shit for capturing so much unreal footage at Roadburn 2016. I know I’m not alone when I say this album changed my
This majestic footage of CHRCH at this year’s Roadburn gives me chills! If you are an avid reader of CVLT Nation, then you know that we have been HUGE fans of this band since we first heard them. I’m almost at a loss for words to express how fucking happy we
Roadburn 2016 is over, but the impact of all of the powerful performances are still being felt in the underground! Converge’s “Blood Moon” project featuring Jacob Bannon, Kurt Ballou, Nate Newton, and Ben Koller and guest musicians Chelsea Wolfe, Ben Chisholm, Stephen Brodsky, and Steve Von Till. From what I can
This is just so freaking sick it must be shared NOW! NAPALM DEATH straight killing it in 1988 – nuff said….make sure to catch them on tour now with the Melvins and Melt Banana!
I write this with a heavy heart, because today I found out PRINCE passed away. The words below describe how much his music touched my life – he will live on through his music! The year was 1980; Soul Train had just ended and I decided to check out American Bandstand, which
Someday, somehow, I will make it to Washington D.C. for the DAMAGED CITY Fest. It’s so inspiring that they were able to put this line up together with unreal new and old bands. This year, the Avengers performed, and from what I can see and hear they were totally on point! This
BAUHAUS is one of those bands that spoke to the weirdos of my generation, just like Bowie did to the generation before me. This band’s music is so classic that it could never sound dated. I enter a trance-like state every time I hear “Bela Lugosi’s Dead.” In 1980, BAUHAUS performed
This is freaking amazing, never before seen live footage of My Bloody Valentine from 1989 has been put online from their performance at DC’s the 9:30 with Band of Susans. I must say it’s pretty cool seeing them wrecking shop with their feedback-drenched melodies! The first half of the video features Band of
Check this out – 1988 MAYHEM footage with DEAD on the vocals! I must say, it’s pretty grim/lo-fi, but in a good way!
Label: Dischord Records Growing up in an era that pre-dated the internet meant that sometimes the closest we could get to seeing bands were washed out xerox photos. Me and all my homies had mad love for the DC scene – it didn’t make a difference that it was 3000 miles