Miruna Vitriol

I am trying to become a better person by embracing my own weirdness.

A Sincere Discussion w/ Shazzula of Experimental Masters WOLVENNEST

WOLVENNEST was started in 2013 by Kirby Michel, Corvus Von Burtle, and Marc De Backer. It proposes a compositional process of guitar loops, repetitive beats, synthesizers keys mixed to darkened hypnotic ambient vocal sounds. April 2019 saw WOLVENNEST performing the album “Void” live in its entirety for a unique show […]

Tara VanFlower Talks LYCIA’s New Album, Inspiration, Love & Death

Lycia is an American darkwave band formed in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona. The main personnel of the band is Mike VanPortfleet, Tara VanFlower, and David Galas. Devoted to cold, somber, and synthetic sounds, these pioneers of the ethereal are responsible for some of the most acclaimed underground albums of the ‘90s. We talked to Tara VanFlower about their newest material, […]

Menton J. Matthews III Talks SALTILLO, Painting & Salvation through Art

Menton J. Matthews III is an American painter, illustrator, and comic book artist currently living in Atlanta. Matthews is also a multi-instrumentalist who can play a number of diverse instruments such as cello, viola, violin, guitar, drums, piano, and bass. CVLT: Hello, Menton! Let’s start with the beginning! What first got you […]

‘Please Don’t Die’: BLEIB MODERN Talks Influences & New Album

German post-punk finest Bleib Modern play one of the most impressive modern take-ups of the 80’s gloomy melodic coldwave with leading throbbing basslines, mechanical drumming, reverbed, and razor-sharp guitar riffs, emotionless and visceral vocals. Tell us a bit about the history of when did Bleib Modern start? Well, in 2014, […]

THE DEVIL’S TRADE Talks on His Need to Perform to Exchange Energies & More

From basements in his hometown of Budapest to all corners of Europe, stages small and big, THE DEVIL’S TRADE has been relentlessly walking on his pathfinding his voice and calling, and that is to let listeners glimpse into himself through his heart wrenching songs. Hello! First of all, thank you […]

[Interview] The Underground Youth On The Writing Process, Inspiration & More

With a distinct sound that has continuously developed over the years, The Underground Youth has crossed from their unique brand of darkly cinematic psychedelia to a raw and blister style of post-punk. With their new album ‘The Falling’ coming out, we wanted to find out more about their inspiration or […]