October 4, 2019 J. Andrew
The Swedish masters of slow, plodding and crushing death-doom return with “The Opening of Dead Gates” off their new album due out on October 25.
September 27, 2019 J. Andrew
The great Obsequiae has returned to guide us through another series of castles and courtyards on “Ceres in Emerald Streams.”
September 20, 2019 J. Andrew
Enter an eternal autumn of moors and misty fields, walk through blackwater parks of rain without end, and look to the October rust as night shades descend.
September 13, 2019 J. Andrew
For those who like their black metal to take them places beyond Earth’s tired atmosphere, Finland’s Vesperith is the band to watch.
September 6, 2019 J. Andrew
Santa Cruz’s Sepsis is here to bring the rot on “Facial Deformities,” a fun, impressive and catchy blast of old-school death metal.
August 30, 2019 J. Andrew
Claiming the throne of what they call “Apocalyptic Metal,” Astaroth Incarnate‘s new song is a storm of symphonic black and death metal glory.
August 29, 2019 J. Andrew
If you like a rich atmosphere that still packs the punch of speed and ferocity, the new offering from Imperium Dekadenz should be your autumn soundtrack.
August 23, 2019 J. Andrew
On their new song and album, WRVTH moves away from the tech and into the haze of atmospheric black metal, doom and post-rock.
August 16, 2019 J. Andrew
Nightfell‘s latest shows a band expertly blending styles together into a creepy, powerful and menacing spell of grit and rage.
August 9, 2019 J. Andrew
Today’s black metal haunting comes courtesy of Zuriaake, a band excelling at both innovation and reverence for the second-wave sound.
August 2, 2019 J. Andrew
Estonia’s Swarn is the latest in a much-welcome line of bands that bring crust, hardcore, death metal and black metal together in excellent style.
July 26, 2019 J. Andrew
Witch Vomit‘s newest offering, due out on August 30 via 20 Buck Spin, is dark, punishing and catchy – death metal made the right way.
July 19, 2019 J. Andrew
Cerebral Rot knows how to do OSDM right in 2019: take a handful of key bands as inspiration, focus on hooks and atmosphere, and keep it filthy and brutal.
July 12, 2019 J. Andrew
Norway’s Svadilfare has the Norwegian black metal sound nailed: raw yet melodic, powerful but not overdone, epic but NOT cheesy.
July 5, 2019 J. Andrew
Among the growing horde of neo-classical heavy metal and doom bands, one name stands out as one of the best: Crypt Sermon.
June 28, 2019 J. Andrew
Australia’s Disentomb are back with a crushing new album that takes their form of brutal death metal in cool new directions.
June 21, 2019 J. Andrew
“It’s important to us to be able to create a situation where we can step out of ourselves and immerse ourselves in the feeling of our music.”
June 14, 2019 J. Andrew
Check out our interview with Adam of The Kreutzer Sonata, a Chicago-based punk band ready to unleash a new serving of noise with “The Rosehill Gates.”
June 7, 2019 J. Andrew
Dauþuz is one of many black metal bands to come out of Germany playing a melodic and atmospheric style, and one of the better ones.
May 31, 2019 J. Andrew
For those of you who like your death metal dark, eerie and evil, Sxuperion might be your new favorite jam. It helps if you’re into space and stuff too.
May 24, 2019 J. Andrew
Harsh, heavy, evil. London’s Lvcifyre unleashes it’s latest blast of death metal fury on their new EP. Check out “The Greater Curse” here.
May 17, 2019 J. Andrew
Atlanta’s dark death metal heroes return with their latest devastating EP, “Holy Rotten Blood,” out today on Dark Descent Records.
May 10, 2019 J. Andrew
Inspiration never sleeps, it only slays. Check out “Infinite Resurrection” from Tomb Mold‘s new album!
May 3, 2019 J. Andrew
Sweet, lovely vampyric death! Check out Akasha’s hilariously in-your-face black metal cover of the Misfits’ classic track.
April 26, 2019 J. Andrew
Origin, the best tech-death band in the business, gets ready to take us back to the early days with one prequel that’s actually worth looking forward to!
April 19, 2019 J. Andrew
Connecticut’s Archaic Decapitator gets the melodic death metal balance just right on “Skyward,” a song on their latest EP.
April 12, 2019 J. Andrew
If you’re in the mood for some carefully curated chaos and brutality, then Chicago’s Nucleus has the perfect sound for you.
April 5, 2019 J. Andrew
Made up of scene veterans, including one of the founders of Maryland Deathfest, Neolithic is here with a solid mix of death metal and dark hardcore.
March 29, 2019 J. Andrew
Ruminate on the “Melancholy of Being” and spin a new Schattenfall tune.
March 22, 2019 J. Andrew
The Woe frontman tells us about the inspiration for the legendary band’s new release, along with some plans for the near future.