Kvlt Kolvmn // March 2020

Welcome, once more, to Kvlt Kolvmn. It’s… I mean, the world is the fucking worst right now. If a global pandemic of unprecedented modern proportions wasn’t enough, widespread unemployment, looming global economic catastrophe, and a complete exposition of the failures of the US healthcare system have made March one of…

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Into the Pit – First Quarter 2020

Howdy headbangers! Josh here, I’m officially taking over Into the Pit while Pete’s off trying to make the world a better place and whatnot. This means two things: a) it’s gonna get a whole lot groovier around here, and b) subheadings! The best quarterly releases from the world of thrash…

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Post Rock Post // February 2020

As a general rule of thumb and one of principle, I try hard to keep this place one of positivity and celebration. There’s just such an unbelievable number of things in the world to be negative about and dwell upon, and to me and many others the greater post-rock scene/community…

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Death’s Door – February 2020

If you follow music and metal journalism as closely as we do, you definitely saw Kerrang’s list of The 50 Greatest Death Metal Bands Right Now (along with the ensuing discourse). While I’m going to use this intro to share some commentary on the list, I’m not going to waste…

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Editors’ Picks – February 2020

February! Last year, I called it “The Bastard Month” and I stand by that. This year though, this transitory month was chock full of amazing releases. It triggered my “oh my god there is so much music” mode many times, in part because we also started getting promos for the…

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Kvlt Kolvmn – February 2020

Welcome to Kvlt Kolvmn, lovers of all things frost-bitten. Over the past few days I’ve been trying to figure out a way rationally and calmly verbally express my effusive, utterly unbridled enthusiasm regarding the uniformly excellent quality of February’s crop of black metal releases. It’s proven to be a fruitless…

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Deaths’ Door – January 2020

The hype of a new year is a powerful thing, especially after such an incredible crop of death metal came out over the preceding twelve months. Blood Incantation’s latest future classic headlined a year that included fantastic new death metal from Teeth, Tomb Mold, Vitriol, Wilderun, and countless others (which…

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Post Rock Post // January 2020

Happy 2020, all! I don’t need to get into the myriad of ways in which I am confident that this year is going to suck major ass and be extremely tiresome, frustrating, demoralizing, and annoying as fuck for all of us pretty much regardless of where you’re reading this. But…

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