Gene Meyer

Blast Worship: Death Toll 80k

September 21, 2021

The numbers add up. Death Toll 80k are one of grindcore’s best bands at the moment.

Blast Worship: Ranker

September 7, 2021

West Coast powerviolence crew Ranker don’t care about your fantasy football draft.

Blast Worship: Deterioration

August 31, 2021

Minnesota’s premiere basement unit make their second appearance in Decibel‘s #1 grindcore column.

Blast Worship: Melting Rot

August 17, 2021

You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll hurl when you hear Aurora grinders Melting Rot.

Full Album Stream: Imperial Slaughter – ‘…Vile Slobs’

August 10, 2021

Clean up your act and hear all of Texas death dealers Imperial Slaughter‘s new LP, …Vile Slobs, before its release this Friday.

Blast Worship: Eastwood

August 3, 2021

International blasters Eastwood will make any grindcore fan’s day.

Full Album Stream: Covered In Sores – ‘Civilian Casualties’

July 27, 2021

Hear the full length debut from Philly death dealers Covered in Sores and grab a copy from HPGD Production before that shit gets infected.

Blast Worship: Shitbrains

July 20, 2021

Don’t overthink the caustic grind of Los Angeles blast duo Shitbrains.

Video Premiere: Ingrown – “Waste”

July 6, 2021

Watch Idaho’s killer hardcore power trio Ingrown in their natural habitat in the new video “Waste.”

Blast Worship: Gastropod

June 29, 2021

Midwest grindcore crew Gastropod marry a caveman aesthetic with a progressive approach to performance.

Yuckmouf and Brook Pridemore Release Split EP “Trve Grind”

June 22, 2021

In which a psychedelic doom metal band releases a split album with a folk singer from Brooklyn

Blast Worship: Ptomatopsiaa

June 15, 2021

Are Ptomatopsiaa your new favorite hypergoreblast band? Of course they are!

Blast Worship: Choke

June 8, 2021

Choke‘s It’s Hard To Talk Shit, With No Fucking Teeth is the antifacist grindcore antidote to a lifetime of bullshit.

Blast Worship: Bleachdrinker

June 1, 2021

A hearty bottoms up to Bleachdrinker‘s voracious whirlwind of blast beats and D-beats.

Blast Worship: Kuvotus

May 25, 2021

Hear Finnish groove grinders Kuvotus make the genre somewhat accessible in their split with fellow blasters Tunkio.

Blast Worship: Cognizant

May 18, 2021

Dallas blasters’ split release with Cryptic Void is a definite grind album of the year candidate.

Sunrot and Ides Release Politically Charged (and Black Flag Influenced) Split

May 11, 2021

Hear the Jersey punks in Ides and Sunrot team up for a heavily Black Flag-inspired split.

Full Album Premiere: Waternoose – “All Pain, No Feeling”

May 4, 2021

If you are a fan of any era of Daughters, the Locust or Saetia, it’s time to tune into the powerviolence/screamo/shoegaze hybrid of Waternoose.

Blast Worship: Chadhel

April 27, 2021

Get to know Quebec crushers Chadhel as they team up with Assidious Assault on a crucial new split

Blast Worship: Sugar Wounds

April 13, 2021

Are Myrtle Beach’s Sugar Wounds the world’s first “shoegrind” band? Probably not, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t listen to their Calico Dreams release right now.

Track Premieres: Human Obliteration and Vile Species Deliver a Grind Double-Dose

April 6, 2021

Hear the ripping new split from Sacramento’s Human Obliteration and Athens-based maniacs Vile Species.

Full Album Premiere: Karkait – ‘Yevul’

March 30, 2021

Hear Jerusalem’s Karkait bring forth its potent mix of black metal anguish and angular grindcore on Yevul

Blast Worship: Sulk

March 23, 2021

U.K. blasters Sulk do the very opposite via their eclectic, self-aware grindcore.

Blast Worship: Last Days of Humanity

March 16, 2021

Hear Dutch goregrinders Last Days of Humanity “clean up” their sound on Horrific Compositions of Decomposition.

Blast Worship: Regional Justice Center

March 9, 2021

Regional Justice Center’s sophomore full-length Crime and Punishment is our grinding face-peeler of the week.

Blast Worship: Jarhead Fertilizer

March 2, 2021

Maryland grinders Jarhead Fertilizer emerge from six years of recording silence with Product of My Environment.

Blast Worship: Socioclast

February 23, 2021

San Jose trio Socioclast unleash an early contender for grindcore album of the year on Carbonized.

Blast Worship: Middle Days of Humanity

February 16, 2021

Middle Days of Humanity: think of them as the Empire Strikes Back of ridiculous-sounding goregrind.

Blast Worship: Pari’sya

February 9, 2021

German blasters Pari’sya drop just a hint of Scandinavian blackness into their debut EP, SOG.