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Meghan

Meghan MacRae grew up in Vancouver, Canada, but spent many years living in the remote woods. Living in the shadow of grizzly bears, cougars and the other predators of the wilderness taught her about the dark side of nature, and taught her to accept her place in nature's order as their prey. She is co-founder of CVLT Nation.

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VAISSEAU (French for “space shift”) make something called synth doom, and I think I love it. It’s wild and weird and light and heavy all at the same time. They’ve combined some of my favorite genres to make tunes that I want to get stoned and dance to in the

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Race, how it affects the way you relate to the world and how the world relates to you, is something we think about a lot. Sean and I are best friends with very different life experiences; he’s a black American man and I’m a white Canadian woman. Our kids are

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NYC noise rock pioneers LIVE SKULL have reunited after 30 years hiatus to put out a new album that’s inspired by a political climate not too different from the one they wrote about in the 80’s. This is what 30 years of piggybacking off of Reagan’s deregulations and movie-star qualifications

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The Black Death is so far one of the most harrowing stories in human history – the time Nature culled our population like we were a festering boil that needed to be lanced. And that’s the feeling I get from ARCANA 13‘s track “Black Death,” like I’m witnessing the pus

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When you think of a lute, a medieval bard in velvet might come to mind. But Jozef Van Wissem takes the lute from an instrument of ancient times to a modern melody with a pulsing beat and haunting vocals on the track “Cold Corpse.” It’s off his new album Ex Mortis, coming

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MECHANIMAL have a new track out on Inner Ear Records, and I’m really fucking enjoying it. It’s a teaser for their forthcoming record Crux coming out this month. It’s got some of the most scathingly true lyrics I’ve read in a long time, so I’ve included them below, but they’re

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