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Watch: The Six Most Metal Breweries at Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly 2019

May 20, 2019

The Six Most Metal Breweries attended the third annual Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly last month, and crafted this extensive video recap.

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Full EP Stream: Intercourse – “Bum Wine”

May 21, 2019

Don’t bring Yellow Tail to the next party to you don’t really want to go to – bring Bum Wine, the new EP from noise rock faves Intercourse.

Editorial

Five Heavy Albums that Changed My Life with Dave Bland of Full of Hell

May 16, 2019

To celebrate the release of Full of Hell’s new album, Weeping Choir, we caught up with drummer Dave Bland to find out what five heavy albums changed his life.

Latest Issue

Possessed

June 2019 [#176]

Includes exclusive limited edition Deathhammer flexi disc

Featuring: Possessed, Exhorder, Varathron, Sunn O))), Nocturnus AD, Gaahls Wyrd, Maryland Deathfest XVII, Big Business, Haunt, Idle Hands, Gatecreeper

Full Demo Stream: Black Mold – “Tales of Degradation”

May 21, 2019

Shadowy Portuguese unit Black Mold will soon release their new demonstration of black metal punk violence. Stream it in full now.

Blast Worship: Needle

May 21, 2019

D.C.-area grinders Needle do the damage.

Full Album Stream: Vale – “Burden of Sight”

May 20, 2019

Vale deliver one of the year’s filthiest debut albums in the form of Burden of Sight.

Track Premiere: Howling Sycamore – ‘Initiation’

May 20, 2019

Current and ex-members of Watchtower, Tryptykon, Hate Eternal, Ephel Duath join forces again in progressive metal juggernaut Howling Sycamore.

Track Premiere: Valaraukar “Visions of Truth Amidst Black Fume”

May 19, 2019

Edinburgh-based black metal duo Valaraukar stream new track “Visions of Truth Amidst Black Fume” off their Iron Bonehead debut “Demonian Abyssal Visions.”

Fallow Heart: The Mechanics and Ethics of Album Reviews

May 17, 2019

Sizing up a review’s target relates far more to spirit than to ethics.

Drink Father Befouled’s “Holy Rotten Blood”

May 17, 2019

Atlanta’s dark death metal heroes return with their latest devastating EP, “Holy Rotten Blood,” out today on Dark Descent Records.

Demo:listen: Molten

May 17, 2019

This week San Francisco hellraisers Molten take Demo:listen by storm.