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Conjunto de Guerra: Sacrificio loose “La Sombra en la Ciénaga”

October 25, 2016

Grab a torch and come check out “La Sombra en le Ciénaga,” the first track from the debut LP, Guerra Eterna, by Madrid’s premier dungeon-dwelling, first wave black metal pyromancers, Sacrificio.

Cadaveric Fumes

October 24, 2016

Dimensions Obscure
To elasticity and beyond!
dB rating: 8/10

Demo:listen: Opium Seance

October 21, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we gather round the table, join hands, and, repeating the phrases intonated by the milky-eyed crone, make contact with the UK’s Opium Seance.

The First Taste is Free: Cokegoat premiere “Winter Of Fear”

October 18, 2016

Chicago’s Cokegoat are not your typical goat band. Hell, this sextext ain’t your typical anything.

Demo:listen: FlaktiiN

October 14, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we invade your day with an exclusive premiere of the demo, Souls for the Legions, by Portugal’s FlaktiiN.

Wake Up Dreaming: Quicksand Dream present “The Girl from the Island”

October 11, 2016

After sixteen years of silence, the Swedish epic heavy metal duo, Quicksand Dream, return with their sophomore full length, and we’ve got your first peek with an exclusive stream of “The Girl from the Island.”

Demo:listen: Profane Order

October 7, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we call down the raw and vicious power of Montreal’s Profane Order.

Harder They Wreck: Homewrecker roll out “Prophet Liar”

October 4, 2016

No matter how many times you cop this new Homewrecker track, “Prophet Liar,” you still won’t be able to wait for the Ohio-based crossover kings’ new EP, Extinction by Design.

Demo:listen: Endless Loss

September 30, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we revel in schadenfreude as we experience South Australia’s Endless Loss.

Rot Hard: Scorched drop exclusive track “Rot in Confinement”

September 27, 2016

Get ready for the heaviest death metal record of the year with this exclusive premiere of “Rot in Confinement,” from Scorched‘s debut album, Echoes of Dismemberment

Demo:listen: Malleus

September 23, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we bring the hammer down hard with Boston’s Malleus.

Lessons from the Master: An interview with Paul Speckmann

September 20, 2016

Since the mid 80s, Paul Speckmann has been snarling his sardonic vitriol over pummeling riffs, and over thirty years later he seems less likely to stop than ever. We caught up with the Chicago-born, ex-pat inveterate death-thrasher in an attempt to figure out how, to this day, he remains such a potent force in the international extreme metal scene.

Death in the Grimelight: An interview with Tomb Mold

September 16, 2016

We catch up with Demo:listen alums Tomb Mold to talk their killer new EP, their highly anticipated forthcoming LP, and what it means to shed some skin.

Demo:listen: Óreiða

September 16, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we venture into the surreal, purplish and icy realm of Reykjavik’s Óreiða.

Altered Dead: Exclusive interview & full album stream!

September 13, 2016

Rather than reinvent the wheel, Altered Dead construct a twelve-spoke rolling thing out of rotting corpses. And they do so with such skill and aplomb that they make crafting exemplary death metal look easy. 

Demo:listen: Hegemony

September 9, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we’re dragged off in the dead of night by Birmingham, Alabama’s Hegemony.

Diffusing the Malodorous: An Interview with Cadaveric Fumes

September 6, 2016

In which we strive to demystify one of the year’s sickest works of death metal with those who dealt it.

Demo:listen: Burial Choir

September 2, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we lie down on the cool earth and watch the aeons unfurl with Finland’s Burial Choir.

Track Premiere: Welcome to Deathcult’s “Barren Land”

August 30, 2016

We’ve got an exclusive stream of the first song from Beasts of Faith, the long-awaited debut album by Zürich’s Deathcult.

Demo:listen: Verbum

August 26, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we slowly march single file toward the purging flames of Chile’s Verbum.

Track Premiere: Predatory Light unveils “Laughing Wound”

August 23, 2016

Get in on this exclusive stream of the first song from Predatory Light’s eponymous debut full length.

Revenge of the Henge: Stream Ceremented’s follow-up demo

August 23, 2016

In which we debut the new demo by Phoenix-based Demo:listen alumns Ceremented.


Demo:listen: Terravore

August 19, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we’ve got nowhere to run from Varna’s Terravore.

Get a whiff of Crematory Stench!

August 16, 2016

Wake up and smell the incinerating human remains with this exclusive stream of the debut EP from California’s Crematory Stench.

Demo:listen: Hexenkraft

August 12, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we bring you a premiere of something completely different from the Deep South’s Hexenkraft

Skeptic Death: Streaming Voidspawn’s debut + Q&A

August 9, 2016

Unless you’ve got a sensory deprivation chamber, Voidspawn’s debut EP Pyrrhic is the closest you’ll get to the dark interstices between the dimensions.

Demo:listen: Graveolence

August 5, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we bring you an exclusive premiere of the demo by Vancouver Island’s Graveolence.

Harshness Descends: Exclusive Brown Angel track premiere + Q&A

August 2, 2016

Pittsburgh’s Brown Angel don’t want to crush you. They want you to listen as they crush themselves. 

Demo:listen: Garroted

July 29, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we stumble upon a brood of cosmic provocateurs in Massachusett’s Garroted

R&D: The effects of Spire’s “Ends” on unsuspecting listeners

July 26, 2016

Strange sounds are coming from Down Under and Brisbane’s Spire are at the vanguard. Check out this exclusive premiere of “Ends,” the opening track from their debut album Entropy, and be sure to let us know what delusions or fears are evoked during the experience.