Streaming

Track Premiere: Sloth Herder Give Genre Labels a One-Toed Salute on “Spectre of the Absurd”

March 1, 2017

East Coast rule-breakers Sloth Herder play “power-slob” the way your three-toed uncle likes it: Dirty, mean, and LOUD.

Track Premiere: Jagged Vision – ‘Euthanasia’

February 28, 2017

Jagged Vision punish the listener with thick riffs and aggressive delivery on “Euthanasia.”

Track Premiere: Resist Possession “In Vain”

February 28, 2017

Do not miss out on “In Vain,” the latest sneak peak from the debut full length, Exorkizein, by Belgium’s foremost practitioners of arcane wrath and medieval clamor, Possession.

Track Premiere: Mortiis – ‘The Great Leap (Godflesh Remix)’

February 27, 2017

Industrial outfits Mortiis and Godflesh collide on this remixed track from Mortiis’ 2016 release, The Great Deceiver. 

Track Premiere: Saturn – ‘Still Young’

February 24, 2017

Swedish traditional metal group Saturn have a sound that is both old school and modern, something that remains apparent on “Still Young,” a single from their forthcoming sophomore album.

Video Premiere: Zig Zags – ‘Riddle of Steel’

February 24, 2017

Zig Zags have a brand new 7-inch for you to hear, plus an awesome arcade-themed music video for “Riddle of Steel.”

Track Premiere: Foreseen – ‘Chemical Heritage’

February 23, 2017

Filthy Finnish faves Foreseen debut new future crossover classic and U.S. tour dates!

Full Album Stream: Rebel Wizard – ‘Triumph of Gloom’

February 22, 2017

Rebel Wizard‘s unique sound, self-described as “negative metal,” is an unholy marriage of black, thrash and power metal with a healthy dose of NWoBHM thrown in. Stream their album Triumph of Gloom in full now. 

TRAUMA, ASSAULT, & SONIC “MACHINATIONS”: HARK INTERVIEW AND FULL ALBUM STREAM

February 22, 2017

The sludge-heavy stoner rock of Hark takes on myriad new dimensions throughout the Welsh quartet’s exapansive, high-octane sophomore full-length Machinations, out later this week via Season of MistDecibel recently interrogated guitarist/vocalist Jimbob Issac about the brutal and harrowing personal roots of the album’s thematic content, finding the unlikely inspirational sweet spot between Azeaila Banks, S.O.D., Unsane and Stevie Ray Vaughan, and the way playing large, prestigious festivals can expand a band’s sense of what is possible.

Streaming: Förgjord’s “Uhripuu” & “Vahvempi kuin koskaan”

February 21, 2017

If you like your black metal Finnish, insane, and teeming with crepuscular depravity then Förgjord’s third album Uhripuu is your kind of album. Come on in and check out a few tracks.

Full Album Stream: All Them Witches – ‘Sleeping Through the War’

February 17, 2017

Stream the fourth album from psych rockers All Them Witches, which is out next week on New West Records.

Track Premiere: Fjoergyn Debut Video for ‘Lucifer Es’

February 17, 2017

Avant-garde black metal outfit Fjoergyn have unveiled a video for the title track off their upcoming record, Lucifer Es. 

Track Premiere: Falls of Rauros “White Granite”

February 17, 2017

Decibel Metal & Beer Fest performers Falls of Rauros debut new track from forthcoming LP Vigilance Perennial.

Track Premiere: Gridfailure – ‘Hostile Alchemist’

February 16, 2017

Gridfailure reveals the secrets of a “Hostile Alchemist” on the first part of their upcoming EP.

Full Album Stream: Benighted – ‘Necrobreed’

February 16, 2017

Benighted unleash a grinding death metal assault against you on their new album, Necrobreed. 

Swedish Grind Split Premiere w/RESONANCE CASCADE and JÄRNBÖRD

February 16, 2017

Can we at least agree that the record’s title, Hyperakusi (a Swedish word defined as “hypersensitivity to everyday sounds”) hits the nail on the head?

Full Album Stream: Horseneck – ‘Heavy Trip’

February 15, 2017

Horseneck marry sludge and post-hardcore with a host of other sounds to craft their memorable first record, Heavy Trip. 

Track Premiere: Hyborian – ‘Maelstrom’

February 15, 2017

Hyborian‘s first record will tell the story of an intergalactic traveller. You can hear the first part of the tale now. 

Track Premiere: Woe Grapple With Death On ‘The Ones We Lost’

February 14, 2017

Losing a loved one can rearrange one’s whole world, an idea Woe are forced to grapple with on “The Ones We Lost.” 

Track Premiere: Apostate Viaticum praise “Moloch the Sanguinary”

February 14, 2017

You may not realize your life is missing triumphant Irish death metal until you hear Apostate Viaticum, the latest band to join the inimitable Invictus Productions roster. Hail this exclusive premiere of “Moloch the Sanguinary,” from their debut album Before the Gates of Gomorrah.

Full Album Stream: Moloch – ‘Verwüstung’

February 14, 2017

Moloch‘s out of print black metal album Verwüstung will be rereleased in a remastered for vinyl format by Argento Records. Hear the improved songs now.

Track Premiere: Cold Fell – ‘Bone Ceiling’

February 13, 2017

Cold Fell embody a desolate and violent spirit inspired by the part of Northern England which they call home on “Bone Ceiling.”

Obituary Unveil “No” Via Decibel Flexi Series!

February 13, 2017

Death metal legends Obituary join the Decibel Flexi Series. Ultra-limited quantities available, so act fast! 

Track Premiere: Henry Kane – ‘En själ till salu’

February 10, 2017

Henry Kane, the solo project of Wombbath’s Jonny Pettersson, bombard the listener with crust-influenced death metal.

Track Premiere: Shade Empire – ‘Anti-Life Saviour’

February 10, 2017

Shade Empire have revealed the first song from their upcoming album, which remains nameless, accompanied by a powerful and cold music video.

Track Premiere: Damnations Day – ‘Colours of Darkness’

February 10, 2017

Damnations Day play to their strengths (big choruses, guitar solos, soaring vocals) on their latest single. 

Track Premiere: Condemned – ‘Legion’

February 9, 2017

Condemned faced a number of lineup changes, but His Divine Shadow has a fuller, more improved sound that can be heard on songs like “Legion.”