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Text Luke Bolton // Photos Gemma Shaw   Dyse. What’s better than angular stoner rock? German duo Dyse playing angular stoner rock. The great thing about these guys is that you also get a comedy performance in between the songs, but that doesn’t mean the music is diminished or plays second fiddle

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Text Luke Bolton // Photos Gemma Shaw Desertfest. The fifth since its inception is a growing delight for lovers of stoner, doom, sludge, psych, rock and all their strange cousins. In the heart of weirdo central: Camden, London. It’s busy, filthy and there’s no desert in sight, but it does have

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Sunwolf Eve

Today, SUNWØLF’s fourth album Eve hit the streets, and to celebrate we’re streaming it in full for your listening rapture! This Scottish band brings a cathartic blend of gorgeous, ambient melodies and scathing vocals that cuts through your inner bullshit and lays your bloody emotions bare. This record will either uplift you

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If you are an avid reader of CVLT Nation, then you know that we are HUGE fans of 80’s Deathrock/Goth Culture. So when I saw this feature on Dazed Digital about the 80’s Yorkshire Goth scene, I felt it was my duty to share part of it with you….plus, some

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Via Mashable The skinhead subculture first emerged in London in the mid-1960s, when a split developed among “mod” music fans. While more affluent mods could afford the fashionable clothes, scooters and amphetamines that typified the subculture, working-class mods had to make due with with more functional attire. These “hard mods”

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At this year’s Ritual Festival, there will be death by heavy sounds! The line up is fucking bonkers, and stacked with bands who will do everything to assassinate your eardrums! If you don’t believe me, just look who is on the bill: Grave and BLACK TONGUE, along with support from

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Are you ready for some Caveman Battle Doom? The UK’s CONAN are on a US tour right now with SERIAL HAWK, and from what I can see they are both killing shit! Not only that, but they will be playing their last date of the tour in Vancouver, B.C. on March 27th,

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It’s another year, which means another round of amazing festivals dedicated to the love of all things dark and heavy! One of the UK’s greatest and most crushing underground musical events has just been announced, and we’ve got tickets for you! DESERTFEST 2016 has a seriously stacked lineup for those who

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Madness! Noise! Tribes of humans! THROBBING GRISTLE were before their time! In 1980, this groundbreaking band gave an outstanding performance in London. Right now, confront THROBBING GRISTLE and allow them to pound your braincells into submission…and check out this intense hour-long show in the process!  

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Well, it’s official – I have been sent the most crucial demo of 2015. Rampaging all the way from the UK, The Lightning Dudes have graced humanity with the kind of tunes that only shitty pornos and cheap gin coincide with. You’ve heard the phrase “these guys don’t give a fuck!” probably

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I can appreciate the New Romantic scene now more than I did when I was younger. Looking at Graham Smith’s book We Can Be Heroes: London Clubland 1979-81 I can see that this scene was full of young adults who wanted to get dressed up and have fun. They were a

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The UK’s Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats have just released a new album, The Night Creeper, and they’re touring all over North America and Europe this fall (dates below). Their Vancouver show is Friday, September 25th at the Commodore Ballroom, and we’ve got a pair of tickets to give away! Just

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