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Choke On A Gloriously “Bitter Pill”: Exclusive Overkill Premiere!

By: Shawn Macomber Posted in: featured, videos On: Monday, July 21st, 2014

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Overkill has been on an absolute tear since Ironbound (2010), and the unrelenting down n' dirty thrash of the band's latest excellent sneering scream from the gutter White Devil Armory -- out tomorrow! -- ably proves this string of second -- third? -- wind triumphs is no fluke. Which is why it is such a great honor to debut the video for "Bitter Pill" below... Enjoy! Previous video for ...

Morean and V. Santura (Dark Fortress) interviewed

By: Chris D. Posted in: featured, interviews On: Monday, July 21st, 2014

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** Germany's Dark Fortress have plied black metal's murky, obsidian-colored waters for the better part of 20 years. In that time, they've crafted seven full-length, all of which have gone on to acclaim and recognition. Unlike most bands, Dark Fortress haven't played it easy across their varied discography. They've experimented, tried new ways to mold the dark into their own visage, and have, ...

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo’s Pecks of the Week

By: admin Posted in: a fucking parrot previewing new releases, featured On: Friday, July 18th, 2014

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The dog days of August are almost upon us and, man, this parrot is wiltin’. Anyway, not too much for me to get excited about this time around, but you know, read for yourself and find out. "Consistent" is a good word to describe OVERKILL’s White Devil Armory. I mean, this band DOES change, and they’ve been through a lot in their career -- changing times, age, members leaving -- but ...

Midnight flexi disc of Venom cover now available!

By: mr ed Posted in: featured, flexi disc On: Friday, July 18th, 2014

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Cleveland's finest hooded hellions Midnight get lead review honors in September's Decibel for their ripping sophomore full-length No Mercy for Mayhem. But that's not the only honor the issue bestows upon Athenar and crew conjuring the earliest days of black metal majesty. Midnight make their Flexi Series debut with a full-throttle take on longtime influence Venom's classic "Too Loud (for the ...

The Deciblog Presents Bonus ‘My Awesome Day Job’ Content: Psychotic Gravedigging with Psychotic Gardening

By: kevin.stewart-panko Posted in: exclusive, featured, gnarly one-offs, interviews, uncategorized, videos On: Thursday, July 17th, 2014

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A couple months ago, I introduced you to Winnipeg death metal outfit Psychotic Gardening here. In the search for additional and interesting content for this here spot on this here blog, I was altered to the fact that vocalist Chris "Gillishammer" Gillis' dayjob was as a gravedigger! As soon as I heard that, I immediately did the most logical thing and rustled up a bunch of email questions to ...

VIDEO PREMIERE: King of Asgard “The Runes Of Hel”

By: justin.m.norton Posted in: exclusive, featured, videos On: Thursday, July 17th, 2014

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Happy Thursday. For your viewing pleasure at the Deciblog today we have an exlusive premiere of the video of King of Asgard's "The Runes of Hel." The track is from their forthcoming album Karg, due from Metal Blade on July 22. Watch the video below and then learn more and preorder the album ...

Decibrity Playlist: Goatwhore

By: zach.smith Posted in: featured, interviews, listen, lists On: Thursday, July 17th, 2014

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For the past decade or so, Goatwhore has been one band that you can count on to put out quality release after quality release. The quartet's latest LP is yet another um, merciless, entry in its oeuvre. So to celebrate both the recent release of Constricting Rage of the Merciless and the start of the NOLA natives' run alongside Morbid Angel, Dying Fetus and others on this year's Summer Slaughter ...

STREAMING: Hod’s “Through The Gates”

By: justin.m.norton Posted in: featured, listen On: Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

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Hod wants to make sure you get their name right: "Hod is not an acronym. It is not H.O.D. It is Hod. Can we all get it straight now?" Yes, we can. We can also stream a new track from their forthcoming album Book Of The Worm. Give it a listen below and then find out more about the band and upcoming record here. ...

VIDEO PREMIERE: Miasmal “Excelsior”

By: Chris D. Posted in: featured, listen, videos On: Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

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"Cursed Redeemer is in my opinion a bit rawer and more live-oriented than our previous stuff," pontificates Miasmal stringbanger Pontus to Metalship, "with a tad more rock 'n' roll thrown into the mix. I think you can hear that we've been playing a lot live since the first album, we have grown together a bit more musically as well. When we recorded the first album we had just played two live ...

Sucker For Punishment: Heavy Metal Breakdow-ow-own

By: Adrien Begrand Posted in: featured On: Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

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This was a week where the heavily hyped albums and hive mind faves were few and far between, forcing a metal critic to – gasp – do some actual digging. And there is indeed some interesting stuff out there, including work by some old German veterans I’d counted out long ago, a children’s deathcore band that just might be growing up, and a really cool black metal nugget from ...