CAUSTIC CASANOVA Release Space-Tripping Animated Video for ‘Memory King’

Trying to pigeonhole CAUSTIC CASANOVA musically is bound to fail, but one certainty is that the American stoner/punk/sludge/noise/riff-rockers (take your pick) are heavily invested into the avian super-flyers that graced the artwork of their last album; not to mention being keen on sharp societal commentary.  All of this is evident in the […]

The Swedish Doomsters ALTARETH Announce Debut Album & Release 1st Single

ALTARETH has released the sizzling track ‘Moon’ as the first single taken from their forthcoming debut full-length “Blood”, which is slated to hit stores on November 5. The Swedish doomsters are also revealing cover art, tracklist, and further details of “Moon” below.  Our songs always come together in a collective effort and every member contributes with their parts even though riffs and lyrics are often created […]

BOTANIST + THIEF Announce Split Album & Release 1st Single

At a casual first glance, San Francisco post-black metal outfit BOTANIST and Los Angeles-based electronic project THIEF seem to have little in common to justify a split album with six tracks from each of both acts. Yet on closer inspection, this misconception is quickly dispelled. Please see below for more details on both bands. […]

Stefan Schmidt Talks VAN CANTO’s New Album, Creative Process & Future Goals

German a capella metal masters VAN CANTO return with their energetic Rakkatakka-power and are set to release their eighth inimitable offering, ‘To The Power Of Eight’, on June 4, 2021, via Napalm Records. We talked to mastermind Stefan Schmidt about their newest material and many more in an enchanting interview. CVLT: Hello, Stefan! Van […]

SOJOURNER Talks ‘Perennial’, Inspiration, Modern Times & Nature

Melancholic black metal symbiosis SOJOURNER paves the way for another undeniably impressive next chapter with their outstanding new offering, “Perennial”, to be released as an exclusive vinyl edition and digitally on June 4 via Napalm Records. We talked to Emilio and Mike about their newest material and many more in […]

THY CATAFALQUE Shares 3rd New Track of Forthcoming Album

THY CATAFALQUE is unveiling the third brand-new track ‘Köszöntsd A Hajnalt‘ of the upcoming avant-garde album ‘Vadak’. The album is scheduled for worldwide release on June 25th, 2021 via Season of Mist. Hungarian mastermind Tamás Kátai comments: ‘Köszöntsd a hajnalt means Greet the Dawn and it features Martina Horváth on vocals and although the song has some folky vibes, […]