Sharp nails, beautiful nightmares surrounded by doom clouds…that is the atmoshpere conjured by Negative Standards. This band is just fucking straight crust, sludge & doom homicide. Negative Standard have mastered the art of the attack-mode playing style that makes you want to destroy all the bastards in so-called power. They
Because God Luck And Good Speed is such an awesome record, I was expecting a lot from Jason… the Dragon. Although we all know that it doesn’t happen too often that a band releases two extremely good records in a row. I listened to this record for the first time
What the fuck! Who said the best sludge came from NOLA never heard Gallery. These Los Angeles stenchcore & sludge masters straight bring the pain! I’m so impressed with their sound – imagine if Amebix & Eyehategod gave birth to hell, that would only begin to describe their sonic onslaught.
This is some pretty hate-filled sludge right here from the UK that lives somewhere in-between the styles and sounds of Grief, Buzzoven, Eyehategod, Iron Monkey, Negative Reaction, Crowbar and High On Fire but also reminded me a little of Cough even though that band isn’t listed as an influence. Wizard’s
Welcome to CVLT Nation, my name is Jack and I’ll be your resident asshole. Perhaps you found this site because you like the punk rocks. Perhaps you consider yourself a hesher. Or maybe you just like pretty t-shirts and have friends who convinced you that showering isn’t cool no more.
The 2011 Scion Rest was an epic gathering of the Metal & Crusty tribes. The music was off the chain, but the word of the day should have been unity. Everyone was unified under the banner Metal Rules! Way too many awesome bands to chose from. So we focused on
That time has arrived, finally one of the most anticipated albums of the last few years is out. Orchid’s ‘Capricorn’ has been released by Doom Dealer and it goes way beyond expectations. It is rare when an album that has been hyped to such a degree actually lives up to
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) 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
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
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 –