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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.”

Track Premiere: Nocturnal Graves ‘Ecdysis, Shedding Weak Flesh’

February 21, 2018

Australian blackened war machine Nocturnal Graves fires off an unholy bullet with new song “Ecdysis, Shedding Weak Flesh.”

Q&A: Erdve’s Vaidotas & Kristijonas Reflect On Happiness

February 19, 2018

Lithuanian post-metallers Erdve are heavy on introspection (and riff) on new album, Vaitojimas.

Paradise Lost

February 12, 2018

Icon is inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Track Premiere: Totengott ‘Satan Beside You’

February 12, 2018

Spain’s Totengott invoke Celtic Frost on new song “Satan Beside You.”

Track Premiere: Lychgate ‘Remembrance’

January 31, 2018

Avant-garde black metallers Lychgate destroy boundaries on new song, “Remembrance.”

Track Premiere: Chaos Invocation ‘Calling From Dudail’

January 29, 2018

German black metallers Chaos Invocation put the fear of death in you with new track “Calling From Dudail.”

Q&A: Iniquity’s Martin Rosendahl Invokes Old Ghosts

January 15, 2018

Iniquity’s Martin Rosendahl Revisits Serenadium and confirms reunions are dead.

Track Premiere: Deathwhite ‘The Grace of the Dark’

January 9, 2018

Mysterious U.S.-based dark metal outfit Deathwhite premiere new track “The Grace of the Dark.”

Q&A: Dan Terminus Talks Gear And Influences

January 8, 2018

French synthwave specialist Dan Terminus talks gear, popularity, and new album Automated Refrains.

Track Premiere: My Silent Wake ‘Killing Flaw’

January 4, 2018

British doom/death metallers raise the dead on new track, ‘Killing Flaw.’

Full Album Stream: Dreadful Fate “The Sin of Sodom”

December 18, 2017

Swedish thrashers Dreadful Fate stream new album, The Sin of Sodom, in full. Total death!

R.I.P. Warrel Dane (1961-2017) (Sanctuary & Nevermore)

December 13, 2017

Decibel would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and acquaintances of Sanctuary and Nevermore vocalist Warrel Dane, who passed away today, December 13, in São Paulo, Brazil after suffering from a heart attack.