1983, the year that punks started listening to metal. It all started with Motorhead – they were the first metal band that was cool for punks to be into. Then we heard Venom & the rest was history! SoCal punks & SoCal metal heads started seeing more eye to eye.
by Sean Reveron (CVLT Nation) Rednecks wrapped around Black Sabbath, ground up with Discharge in a boiling pot of bourbon! Reminds me a little bit of Buzzov-en! I can’t front, I started listening to them late, but from the moment my homie Arik hit me off with their tunes, I
by Sean Reveron (CVLT Nation) This is my past, present & beyond. Since 1982, I have been into the art form of the punk studded jacket. People thought we were lazy in the 80’s but kids would spend hours working on their leather & studs! It was not only art
100% PAIN. Text: Actual Pain Sometimes I wonder, “What went wrong with people? They are into such horrible fucked up shit there must be something wrong with them.” Well in Noel Sinclair Boyt’s case, I often wonder, “What went right with this one person? Why can’t more people try and
100% SO SICK!!! Text: †ROCKWELL† When Nocturnal Cult scribe Bradley Smith said he and Sindre Solem—Obliteration frontman and Nekromantheon bassist and sometimes vocalist—were doing a crust mix, my first thought was: great. Given that Brad lives in Hawaii and Sindre lives in Norway, there was one small obstacle to overcome;
by Sean Reveron (CVLT Nation) 1, 2, 3…let’s go & rip the heads off the downpressors!!! Let’s kill them with 666 blows of HELLSHOCK! I totally dig this horde of Portland crusty warriors! They play their own brand of crust with trailer loads of emotion that take the listener beyond
by Sean Reveron (CVLT Nation) Whoa! Black Flag soaked in whiskey, mud, voodoo ashes, and honey-drenched feedback is the foundation of OLDE GROWTH. On the real, just get your favorite bud kindness, light it up & play this super sick Boston band loud! Then you will find yourself floating off
FUCKING KILL THE WORLD ACTUAL PAIN…. Text: Actual Pain This limited edition ring is honor of the Baphomet. Tell her you love her with the devil’s head on her finger. It’s 100% Silver carved by TJ Cowgill except for the Swarovski Crystal eyes, and cast right here in Seattle Washington.
Bleeding ears, dead speakers, doom brain and nuclear whiplash…these are some of the effects that the sounds of Wolvhammer will have on a listener. Fuck it, I dig my metal to have these kind of effects on me! If you want your doom to be blackened with crust around it,
by Sean Reveron (CVLT Nation) Arik Roper is one of our favorite artists of all time, plus he is the homie. It’s our pleasure to share some of his awesome art on CVLT Nation. Arik has done covers for some of the illest heavy bands around, ie. Sleep, High on
One of the most innovative and interesting bands currently in existence, they bridge the gap between metal, drone, noise, ambient, progressive rock, krautrock, and various other sorts of experimental music. The resultant musical textures are not only strangely rhythmic, but encompassing and expansive as well. There is something very special
The new Weedeater album: “Jason…the Dragon” is now available on CD and LP via the lord and don’t miss the band live! Remaining dates of WEEDEATER’s Jason… The Dragon Tour: 3/08/2011 Rotture – Portland, OR w/ Zoroaster, Kvelertak 3/10/2011 Monstros – Chico, CA w/ Zoroaster, Kvelertak 3/11/2011 Thee Parkside –