Decibel Books proudly presents Rotting Ways to Misery: The History of Finnish Death Metal. The definitive guide to the magical and morbid world of Finnish death metal, has been completely redesigned and edited for a North American release! Authors Markus Makkonen and Kim Strömsholm explore the extreme metal and thrash scenes of late ’80s, the short-lived but explosive scene of the early ’90s and the eventual devastating resurgence of death metal within the country. This 364-page hardcover is strictly limited to 1,000 copies and available for pre-order right now! Note: Books will be begin shipping in late April.
Features previously unpublished photos and exclusive interviews with artists including:
Amorphis • Sentenced • Phlegethon • Xysma • Thergothon • Funebre • Demilich • Demigod • Purtenance • Mordicus • Disgrace • Necropsy • Rotten Sound • Abhorrence • National Napalm Syndicate • Festerday • Faff Bey • Mengele • Maple Cross • A.R.G. • Putrid • Convulse • Cartilage • Inferia • Coffin • Mythos • Lubricant • and more