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Album Stream + Interview: Molten Chains – Torment Enshrined

January 15, 2021

Molten Chains, one of the most extraordinary new bands in the metal underground, on sophomore album Torment Enshrined, which blends heavy metal, prog, black and death, Shakespearean themes and sorcerous vocals into one mind-blowing sound.

Full EP Premiere: Trace Amount x Blake Harrison – Under the Skin

January 15, 2021

Hear Under the Skin, the debut EP from post-apocalyptic noise stalker Trace Amount as uncompromisingly remixed by Pig Destroyer’s Blake Harrison.

Video Premiere: The Skull – “As the Sun Draws Near”

January 14, 2021

Chicago doomlords The Skull (featuring ex-members of Trouble) roll out the latest video from their second album, The Endless Roads Turns Dark.

Track Premiere: Caedes Cruenta – “Recitation of Abyssic Necropsalms”

January 12, 2021

Greek black metal cult Caedes Cruenta offer up the potent single, “Recitation of Abyssic Necropsalms” in preparation of the release of their forthcoming powerful third album, Of Ritual Necrophagia and Mysterious Ghoul Cults.

Album Stream + Interview: Enditall – never feel again

January 12, 2021

We catch up with Zander Ness, formerly of USBM Decibel darlings Høst, to discuss his new dark grunge/post-metal band Enditall.

Demo:listen: Saidan

January 8, 2021

This week’s Demo:listen follows the trail of USBM nightcrawler Saidan.

Album Stream: Saber – Without Warning

January 7, 2021

L.A.’s high-speed heavy metal defenders Saber unleash a debut worthy of its name and your immediate attention. Hear Without Warning in its entirety right now.

King Diamond – “Them”

January 5, 2021

Amid all the now-legendary albums of 1988, one ridiculously awesome effort stands out from the rest. That album is King Diamond’s third solo LP, “Them”. Welcome back (home) to the Hall of Fame, Grandma.

Track Premiere: Devotion (ES) – “Virtue Besmirched”

January 5, 2021

Spanish death metal devastators Devotion premiere the closing crusher from their forthcoming sophomore album, The Harrowing.

Track Premiere: Fractal Generator – “Contagion”

December 29, 2020

Canadian quantum death technicians Fractal Generator forecast humanity’s brutally prosperous future on “Contagion,” the latest single from their forthcoming sophomoric monolith Macrocosmos.

Full Album Stream: Enslaved (Italy) – Mayhem

December 23, 2020

Rescued from obscurity by a Russian archivist, check out the recently unearthed complete recordings of Italy’s Enslaved, a death/thrash band from the late ‘80s.

Full Album Stream: Apraxic – Edge of Human

December 22, 2020

Cybernetic Oregon-based death grinders Apraxic envision a brutal future on Edge of Human.

Track Premiere: Hulder – “A Forlorn Peasant’s Hymn”

December 22, 2020

USBM’s new sovereigness Hulder slays unholy black metal and sings for the people on the latest single from her forthcoming debut album Godslastering: Hymns of a Forlorn Peasantry.

Demo:listen: Assault Sorcery

December 18, 2020

This week Demo:listen falls under the spell of singular black/death Kansans Assault Sorcery.

Track Premiere: Molten – “On Through Phlegethon”

December 17, 2020

Bay Area death thrashers Molten invoke stygian forces on the latest single from their impending debut full-length, Dystopian Syndrome.

Track Premiere: Dipygus – “Long-Pig Feast”

December 16, 2020

Mondo twisted California death metal weirdos Dipygus offer a nauseating appetizer to their forthcoming sophomore slammer Bushmeat.

Album Premiere: Vrenth – Baptism Death

December 15, 2020

Baptism Death, the debut album from Southern California deathmakers Vrenth (featuring members of bands you already love) comes out this Friday on Rotted Life records. Hear the full album in all its ungodly crushing brutality right here.

Demo:listen: Ritual Inscription

December 11, 2020

New England one-man black metal band Ritual Inscription leave their unholy mark on this week’s Demo:listen.

Album Premiere: Deeds of Flesh – “Nucleus”

December 9, 2020

U.S. brutal death metal legends Deeds of Flesh will return with their first full-length in seven years. Hear Nucleus now.

Track Premiere: Malakhim – “There Is A Beacon”

December 8, 2020

Elite Swedish Satanic black metallers Malakhim will finally release their first proper full-length come January 2021. Catch a blinding glimpse of Theion now with this exclusive premiere of the album’s opener, “There Is A Beacon.”

Album Premiere: Markgraf – Markgraf

December 7, 2020

German black/heavy metal trio Markgraf present an anachronistic and refreshing sound on their debut full-length. Out next Friday, stream Markgraf in its entirety right now.

Demo:listen: Unshriven Aghast

December 4, 2020

USBM insurgents Unshriven Aghast take this week’s Demo:listen hostage to debut their 3-song demo Beacons of Revolt.

Video Premiere: Silver Talon – “Deceiver, I Am”

December 2, 2020

Portland, Oregon dark power metallers Silver Talon reveal their latest single from their new 7”, “Deceiver, I Am” via this bewitching music video.

Album Premiere: Engulfed – Vengeance of the Fallen

December 1, 2020

Turkish death maelstrom Engulfed return with a mini-album the size of crashing heaven. Hear Vengeance of the Fallen in its entirety before it’s out next week.

Album Premiere: Moulin Banal – De Misère & D’Engelures

November 27, 2020

The scathing winds of Quebecois black metal return with a vengeance on De Misère & D’Engelures, the first full-length from Montréal’s Moulin Banal.

Track Premiere: Voreus – “Progeny of Fire”

November 25, 2020

Beasts of German black/death metal Voreus unleash primordial might on “Progeny of Fire,” from their forthcoming debut mLP, The Proclamation. Hear the whole thing before its out next Friday.

Demo Premiere: Avlivad – Avlivad

November 24, 2020

The full self-titled demo from intense and relentless Gothenburg necksnappers Avlivad, out Black Friday on Invictus Productions.

Demo:listen: SolarCrypt

November 20, 2020

This week Demo:listen premieres the earth-heaving demo from Costa Rican one-man death metal operation SolarCrypt.

Toadlickers hypnotize with Hangover songs

November 17, 2020

This is how they play dungeon synth down in Goblin City! Stream Toadlickers outlandish debut in its entirety right now.

Album Premiere: Black Mold – The Inheritance of Evil

November 13, 2020

An accursed relic of the Portuguese underground, hear Black Mold’s debut full-length of evil black/thrash before it’s out next week.