Last year I got to see HERON live for the first time, and I was super stoked to find yet another local band to get into! They make heavy, melodic and cathartic sounds that cross genre lines from moment to moment; one minute doom, another sludge, and then sailing into
February 14th, 2018 – The Commodore Ballroom, Vancouver, BC I finally got to see Eyehategod. I finally got to see Eyehategod. Seriously, words can’t afford to convey how momentous this was to me. Undisputed pioneers of sludge, they’ve shaped most of contemporary music that I appreciate subtly if not overtly.
I can feel the power and the cold groove of the WIRE SPINE beat, and I love what I feel! This Vancouver Dark Wave duo will be releasing their new LP Bury Me Here on March 23rd via Negative Gain. Right here and now, CVLT Nation is stoked to be premiering their
Pain twisted around sound, and sound twisted around pain – what comes next? The brand new offering from Vancouver’s Saturn’s Cross entitled Praying Behind The Graves. This mysterious project creates audio tapestries of disturbing sonic fog that will float through all of your thoughts and cloud your brain with twisted fantasies!
Vancouver’s EMPRESS are a recently formed stoner/sludge trio who are getting ready to release their first LP on February 12th – the heavy, fuzzy and unrelenting Reminiscence. Hit play on this release and you won’t be able to stop your head from banging and your ears from buzzing as their
Unsane, with Plaque Marks and Vaults – December 7th, 2017 The Cobalt, Vancouver, BC These are seriously my favourite shows. The ones you almost forget about, ditch your shift at work for last minute, and then wonder how you even considered not attending. Vaults kicked this thing off like