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Cult Of Youth fucked up when they released Love Will Prevail while it was still warm outside. The Brooklyn outfit dropped their sophomore album in early September 2012, and I have a vivid memory of…   Read Story »
Two years ago, the Brooklyn band Cult Of Youth earned an Album Of The Week distinction for Love Will Prevail, an album of ritualistic, gothic punk rock. Final Days, the band's forthcoming follow-up,…   Read Story »
Next month, Brooklyn goth-punkers Cult Of Youth will give us their towering new album Final Days. First single "Empty Faction" was ferocious and claustrophobic, and it sounded like a death-rattle…   Read Story »
We decided on this week's 5 Best Songs only after a fairly brutal culling process: No question, Mastodon, Mr. Twin Sister, EMA, Beach Slang, and John Southworth deserved to be on here, and there were…   Read Story »
Two years ago, almost to the day, Brooklyn goth-punk ritualists Cult Of Youth released their Love Will Prevail album, and it was great. And now they've announced that they'll follow it up with a new…   Read Story »
Starting sometime today, and growing tomorrow, some 20,000 people will converge on Austin, TX for Fun Fun Fun Fest. If you're not one of them, you have every right and reason to be very, very…   Read Story »
Last month, we awarded an Album Of The Week to Love Will Prevail, the latest from Brooklyn dark-folk strum-stompers Cult Of Youth. And now we've got a video for "Man And Man's Ruin," one of that LP's…   Read Story »
Last week, from 9/10 - 9/16, the Incubate festival moved into the city of Tilburg, in the Netherlands. Along with a range of other cultural offerings, Incubate hosted more than 300 musical acts in a…   Read Story »
This is a big day for new albums: Animal Collective's Centipede Hz, Cat Power's Sun, Jens Lekman's I Know What Love Isn't, the Fresh & Onlys' Long Slow Dance, plenty of others. And all the albums I…   Read Story »
Next month, the great Brooklyn evil-folk BTW Cult Of Youth will release their new album Love Will Prevail, which frontman Sean Ragon recorded in his own handbuilt studio, playing most of the…   Read Story »