Vince Bellino

Track Premiere: Gatecreeper – “Stronghold”

September 14, 2016

Gatecreeper‘s latest single is yet another reason to keep the death metal newcomers in mind. Listen to “Stronghold” now. 

Track Premiere: Freya – “Gnawing From Inside”

September 12, 2016

Freya, featuring Earth Crisis’ Karl Buechner, has one of their best albums on their hands with Grim. Listen to “Gnawing From the Inside” now. 

“Raise Your Pints” with The Dread Crew of Oddwood in New Video

September 8, 2016

The Dread Crew of Oddwood plays an acoustic pirate metal ode to drinking in this video. 

Full Album Stream: Serpent Crown – ‘Incantations of Vengeance’

September 7, 2016

Serpent Crown‘s new album is a no frills thrash effort. Stream it here before it drops on Friday. 

Track Premiere: Crippled Black Phoenix – ‘No Fun’

September 7, 2016

Crippled Black Phoenix has a new single available for streaming right here. 

Full Album Stream: Dwell – ‘Innate’

September 7, 2016

Dwell wrote a hardcore record partially inspired by C.S. Lewis. Listen to the album in full here. 

Tengger Cavalry Release First US Tour Documentary

September 7, 2016

Tengger Cavalry brought their nomadic folk metal across the United States earlier this year. Fortunately for us, they recorded their travels for this tour documentary. 

Track Premiere: End cover Amebix’s “Winter”

September 2, 2016

End recorded their black metal take on the Amebix classic for their upcoming split with Torrid Husk. 

Track Premiere: Ayahuasca Go to the ‘Mountain of Snakes’

September 2, 2016

Ayahuasca set a dark tone for their upcoming album on “Mountain of Snakes.” 

Track Premiere: Dethbeds’ ‘Dungeon Scum’

August 31, 2016

Dethbeds plays loud and Dethbeds plays fast. Dethbeds has a new album coming out October 11, but you can listen to a (loud and fast) new song now. 

HammerFall premiere first single “The Sacred Vow” off new album

August 25, 2016

Swedish power metal powerhouse HammerFall are still energized after nearly two decades of making music. 

Now – Ahem – Streaming: Cemetery Piss return with ‘Astral Souls’

August 24, 2016

Cemetery Piss is here with the first taste of their debut full-length, the thrash/black metal combination “Astral Souls.” 

Video Premiere: Onera – “Cold Hand’s Caress”

August 23, 2016

Onera have released a music video for “Cold Hand’s Caress” off their first album.

Full Stream: Swamp Witch – ‘The Slithering Bog’

August 18, 2016

The Slithering Bog is a suffocating death/doom album that will trip you out as it crushes you.

The End begins on ‘Inhale the Plague’

August 18, 2016

Rick Rozz (ex-Death, ex-Massacre) is back with a new old school death metal band, The End, and a brand new single. 

Dave Witte helped write music for a 30-person drum circle

August 18, 2016

The Municipal Waste drummer is collaborating with Richard Christy (The Howard Stern Show, Death, Charred Walls of the Damned) and 30 others in Richmond on August 28 on the Shape of Sound. 

Auroch premiere new song, ‘He Wreaths the Cross’

August 17, 2016

Auroch show no signs of slowing down on the first single from their upcoming third album. 

Violation Wound release music video for ‘Combustible Life’

August 16, 2016

Autopsy madman Chris Reifert’s Violation Wound project has our vote. 

Decibel Presents the Top 5 Satyricon Songs

August 12, 2016

To celebrate the Decibel Books release of Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies Vol. 1, we ranked Satyricon‘s five best songs. 

Shadow Woods Metal Fest Brings Underground Bands to an Outdoor Stage

August 11, 2016

If summer camp for metalheads wasn’t already cool enough for you, Shadow Woods Metal Fest is an open air festival built around underground talent and grassroots organization. 

Track Premiere: Bhavachakra Unleash “Sri Yantra”

August 9, 2016

The Florida black metal band’s first single, “Sri Yantra,” is simultaneously dissonant and technical. Bhavachakra guitarist/singer Kenneth Reda talks about writing a record that embodies both elements. 

Knocked Loose premiere behind-the-scenes look at new album, ‘Laugh Tracks’

August 4, 2016

Knocked Loose is on a roll right now, touring with The Acacia Strain, waiting to hit the United States and Europe with Stick to Your Guns and Expire and putting out a full-length album, Laugh Tracks, on September 16. Go behind the scenes of the new album in this new video.

Stream the Reissue of Integrity’s ‘Those Who Fear Tomorrow’

August 3, 2016

Integrity’s Those Who Fear Tomorrow, a genre-defining hardcore record, receives a 25 Year Anniversary reissue. Listen now.

Track Premier: Kai Hansen makes solo debut on “Born Free”

August 2, 2016

Kai Hansen kicks off his solo career with a music video for his new song, “Born Free,” featuring soaring vocals and intense riffing. 

SPACE TRUCKIN’ with METAL MARY: Heading Out to the Highway AKA Festival Mania

July 28, 2016

Derkéta‘s Metal Mary has all the tips and tricks necessary to keep your vehicle running all the way through festival season in this edition of Space Truckin’.

Track Premier: Necromancing the Stone Go Traditional on “The Descent”

July 27, 2016

Necromancing the Stone has an all-star lineup and an upcoming record offering a new take on traditional heavy metal. 

Brain Tentacles Premier New Song and Announce New Album

July 26, 2016

Listen to Brain Tentacles‘ chaotic pairing of jazz and metal on their new single, “The Sadist,” before their debut album drops at the end of September. 

Dawn of Demise Premiere Song from New Album

July 21, 2016

“Deride the Wretch” is the first single from Dawn of Demise‘s new album, The Suffering. The album will be out in late August on Unique Leader Records.