March 11, 2021 Sean Frasier
Get crushed by the “Excruciating Weight” of Lithuanian death metal duskbringers Crypts of Despair. All Light Swallowed is out April 23rd.
March 11, 2021 Kevin Stewart-Panko
Hear Intoxicating Lethargy, the debut album by not-as-cold-as-you’ve-been-led-to-believe doomsters WitchTit!
March 10, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Revisit the apprentice killer days of metallic hardcore innovators Merauder.
March 10, 2021 Sean Frasier
Blackened scumpunks Black Knife just released their homicidal LP, Murder Season. Founding vocalist/guitarist Hellwulv describes its fury track by track.
March 9, 2021 Gene Meyer
Regional Justice Center’s sophomore full-length Crime and Punishment is our grinding face-peeler of the week.
March 5, 2021 Albert Mudrian
NWOAHM kings Haunt release the first single from Beautiful Distraction, due out April 2.
March 4, 2021 J. Andrew
“This song is a vehicle for that feeling and relates it back to dissociation and being lost in strange dimensions and dreams.”
March 2, 2021 Gene Meyer
Maryland grinders Jarhead Fertilizer emerge from six years of recording silence with Product of My Environment.
March 1, 2021 Albert Mudrian
Icon of Sin don’t want you for dead. But they’re gonna get you check out their eponymous new single of classic heavy metal from their forthcoming debut LP.
February 26, 2021 Decibel Magazine
Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, March 1 to obtain this HIGHLY LIMITED flexi disc single from straight edge hardcore heroes Earth Crisis.
February 24, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Rising Brazilian melodic death metallers Venomous aren’t about to stay in their subgenre lane for this diverse, killer new EP.
February 23, 2021 Gene Meyer
San Jose trio Socioclast unleash an early contender for grindcore album of the year on Carbonized.
February 22, 2021 J. Andrew
“We really just wanted to write some classic death metal with horror-inspired lyrics, all without taking ourselves too seriously!”
February 17, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Thirty years after summoning modern hardcore into existence with the Cro-Mags’ debut, Parris Mayhew is back with some new face-blasting alchemy.
February 17, 2021 Sean Frasier
Polish hostiles Upon the Altar release their debut LP of devastating blackened death, Absid ab Ordine Luminis.
February 16, 2021 Gene Meyer
Middle Days of Humanity: think of them as the Empire Strikes Back of ridiculous-sounding goregrind.
February 15, 2021 J. Andrew
Decibel is pleased to present, for the thrashing-mad among us, an exclusive stream of the debut album from Sweden’s Paranorm.
February 11, 2021 J. Andrew
Wintherr is ready to unleash another storm of cold black metal brilliance! Check out “Bluet” from Paysage d’Hiver‘s upcoming album.
February 11, 2021 Sean Frasier
Downtuned Denver sludge trio Oryx cast shadows and break bones with their new sledgehammer of a single, “Misery.”
February 10, 2021 Sean Frasier
Boston comrades Greylock and BEDTIMEMAGIC join forces for a split album of sludgy bedlam from Tor Johnson Records.
February 9, 2021 Albert Mudrian
A pair of two of the Northwest’s most crushing bands team up for a new split on Dropping Bombs.
February 9, 2021 Gene Meyer
German blasters Pari’sya drop just a hint of Scandinavian blackness into their debut EP, SOG.
February 8, 2021 Justin Norton
Death metal vocal king Mike DiSalvo and members of Mercurial and Misery Index team up to to record a ripping cover of Napalm Death’s Fear, Emptiness, Despair classic.
February 5, 2021 Decibel Magazine
Decibel‘s Bloody Valentine’s Day Sale starts NOW, but it ends Monday at 12pm EST, so bust a move if you want TWO FREE ISSUES!
February 4, 2021 Kevin Stewart-Panko
Kowloon Walled City and KEN mode come together to help Shallow North Dakota‘s Tony Jacome
February 3, 2021 Nick Green
Tefnut is an ongoing collaboration series between Richmond’s The Veil and Swedish nomad brewing operation Omnipollo that offers radical reinterpretations of fruited gose. This one gose to 11… almost.
February 3, 2021 Blake Harrison
Members of Eyehategod, Darkest Hour, KEN mode, Possessed and more discuss the humble beginnings of their first high school bands.
February 3, 2021 Sean Frasier
Californian supergroup Seized Up deck you with an uppercut of hardcore punk in the upcoming EP’s title track, “Marching Down the Spiral.”
February 2, 2021 Gene Meyer
Get fully amped on Canadian powerviolence bashers MAXXPOWER
January 27, 2021 Joseph Schafer
Because we’re not even a full month into 2021 and there is still music to discover. And because you can’t get enough goddamn lists, here are 35 more from 2020 to chew on.