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Full Album Stream: Firtan – “Okeanos”

July 9, 2018

Listen to German atmospheric black metallers Firtan’s stunning new album “Okeanos”.

Track Premiere: Outline ‘Black Eyed Devil’

July 2, 2018

Cleveland-based speed metal duo Outline are red hot on “Black Eyed Devil”.

Q&A: Franck Hueso (Carpenter Brut) Slashes Synthwave Convention

June 25, 2018

Carpenter Brut’s Franck Hueso slashes synthwave on new album, “Leather Teeth.”

Track Premiere: Abhorrence ‘Anthem for the Anthropocene’

June 18, 2018

Reformed Finnish death metallers Abhorrence premiere new bruiser “Anthem for the Anthropocene.”

Video Premiere: Varathron ‘Remnants of the Dark Testament’

June 14, 2018

Veteran Greek black metallers premiere new controversial video for “Remnants of the Dark Testament.”

Q&A: Tomi Koivusaari (Amorphis) Sweats The Small Stuff

June 4, 2018

Amorphis’ Tomi Koivusaari talks the importance of bees, riffs, and the return of Olli-Pekka Laine.

The Top 5 Most Anticipated Sets at Maryland Deathfest

May 23, 2018

MDF XVI kicks off tomorrow in Baltimore. Don’t miss these five killer bands making rare area appearances.

Album Premiere: Djevelkult “Når Avgrunnen Åpnes”

May 21, 2018

Norwegian black metallers Djevelkult stream new album “Når Avgrunnen Åpnes.”

Q&A: Guillermo Izquierdo & Angelus Apatrida Destroy The World (Except America)

May 14, 2018

Spain-based thrashers Angelus Apatrida are gruesome on new album, “Cabaret de la Guillotine.”

Q&A: Sven Dirkschneider (Dirkschneider), A Slave To Metal

May 7, 2018

Dirkschneider drummer Sven Dirkschneider responds to Decibel’s inquiries about touring, his dad Udo, and what’s next.

Q&A: Nightmarer Guitarist Simon Hawemann Digs Dissonance

April 30, 2018

Nightmarer’s Simon Hawemann speaks to Decibel about new album, Cacophony of Terror.

Track Premiere: The Lion’s Daughter ‘Die Into Us’

April 25, 2018

St. Louis-based genre-benders The Lion’s Daughter scream through ’80s horror filters on new song “Die Into Us.”

Full Album Stream: Totalselfhatred – “Solitude”

April 23, 2018

Finnish depressive black metallers Totalselfhatred slit wrists on new track “Solitude MMXIII.”

Q&A: Haunting Houses, A Revealing Chat With Vortigern (Lychgate)

April 18, 2018

British avant-garde black metallers Lychgate unlock new album, The Contagion in Nine Steps. A new Q&A with Vortigern.

Full Album Stream: Vomitor “Pestilent Death”

April 16, 2018

Australia death-thrash rippers Vomitor upchuck new album, Pestilent Death. Play it now! Or die!

Track Premiere: Craft ‘The Cosmic Sphere Falls’

April 11, 2018

Swedish cultists Craft redefine black metal on new track, “The Cosmic Sphere Falls.”

Track Premiere: Cardiac Arrest ‘Professional Victim’

April 9, 2018

Chicago death purveyors Cardiac Arrest drop new track ‘Professional Victim.’

Q&A: Necrophobic’s Joakim Sterner Issues A Bomba Warning

March 26, 2018

Long-standing Swedish blackened death metallers Necrophobic mark their return on “Mark of the Necrogram.”

Track Premiere: Scarificare ‘Occult Radiance’

March 19, 2018

Portuguese blackened death metallers Scarificare scare with new track “Occult Radiance.”

Q&A: Sinistro’s Patrícia Andrade Talks Lisbon & Doom Metal

March 5, 2018

Portugal-based doom metallers Sinistro take on the avant-garde with their filmic new LP, Sangue Cassia.

Enslaved

March 2, 2018

While the trio of albums Blodhemn, Mardraum: Beyond the Within and Monumension afforded Enslaved a very wide and superbly deep palette from which to draw, sculpt and splatter their blend of black, Viking and progressive metal, something wasn’t quite right. The feelings and intentions of the aforementioned albums were pure, but the Norwegians had corrupted…

Q&A: Deathwhite Extols The Virtues Of Anonymity & Katatonia

February 26, 2018

Pittsburgh-based dark metallers Deathwhite talk new album, “For a Black Tomorrow.”

Full Album Stream: Usurpress “Interregnum”

February 22, 2018

Swedish death metal kings Usurpress bestow the strange and the heavy on new album, Interregnum.

Full Album Stream: Avslut “Deceptis”

February 21, 2018

Swedish black metal upstarts Avslut issue dire warning on new album, “Deceptis.”