April 3, 2020 J. Andrew
This week’s edition comes loaded with lots of black metal, a thrash titan, and some deathy grind to push you into the weekend.
April 3, 2020 Vince Bellino
“Empires Fall” but the glory of heavy metal is forever.
April 2, 2020 Kevin Stewart-Panko
Getting thick and groovy with the new EP by these Torontonians
March 31, 2020 Dutch Pearce
An exclusive stream of the debut full length from Häxanu, the latest endeavor from American black metal master Alex Poole (Chaos Moon, Krieg, Gardsghastr).
March 30, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Check out the punishing debut from crusty and doomed Seattle death trio Noroth.
March 30, 2020 Vince Bellino
Pyrrhon return with their fourth album, Abscess Time. Hear the first single, “Another Day in Paradise,” now.
March 30, 2020 Chris Dick
Canadian heavy metal/hard rock quartet Freeways twin leads their way into our hearts with new album, True Bearings. Streaming now in full at Decibel.
March 27, 2020 J. Andrew
Welcome to our first installment of Five for Friday! In these posts, you’ll find five new releases help to navigate each week’s output of extreme music.
March 26, 2020 Vince Bellino
You know the “Angel of Death.” Now meet the “Angel of Assassination.”
March 26, 2020 Bradley Zorgdrager
SoCal deathcrushers Xibalba are ready to leave this forsaken world in the dark with the first track from their long-awaited new LP.
March 23, 2020 Vince Bellino
Live Burial bring old-school death/doom filth.
March 23, 2020 Chris Dick
Throwback metallers Midas unleash Demo Tapes from their Midwest home of Detroit. New album Demo Tapes streaming now at Decibel.
March 20, 2020 Vince Bellino
Castle Freak (featuring member of Exhumed, Noisem and No/Más) drop their debut album after nearly ten years.
March 20, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Hear the new EP from international black metal historians Departure Chandelier.
March 20, 2020 J. Andrew
Naglfar remains consistent in the best possible way: they just keep on making great blackened death metal packed with riff after riff.
Bandcamp is waiving their cut of all purchases made on Friday, March 20 to support creatives affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Decibel staff provides a few suggestions for your purchasing pleasure.
March 18, 2020 Vince Bellino
You can’t go outside to see a show, so watch Morbid Cross tear it up from the comfort of your home.
March 16, 2020 Vince Bellino
Myth of I rip through a technically-stunning new song.
Cognitive take on a heavy subject with their new video for “Fragmented Perception.”
March 13, 2020 J. Andrew
Natur‘s “Afternoon Nightmare is a a rip-roaring good time for fans of glorious no-nonsense heavy metal: riffs, solos, the whole 666 yards.
March 12, 2020 Chris Dick
Scottish quartet King Witch summon the oldest heavy metal gods on new song “Of Rock And Stone,” off their rocking new album, Body of Light.
March 12, 2020 Vince Bellino
Misanthropic Aggression are “Alcoholic Polyneuropathic Freaks in Hell.”
Michigan-based death metallers Temple of Void unveil new video “Self-Schism,” off new album The World that Was. Where? Only Decibel Magazine.
March 12, 2020 Kevin Stewart-Panko
ITUS’s new EP provides doom with a soaring, melodic edge.
March 11, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Get your life-birth-death metal liberation on with this fiery Prometheus-themed track courtesy Thane, India’s Eternal Returns.
March 11, 2020 Vince Bellino
Stream a new thrashtastic new track from American quartet Subtype Zero.
March 9, 2020 Bradley Zorgdrager
Progressive yet technical death metallers Sutrah don’t deny their Quebec metal lineage but still forge their own path on Aletheia
March 9, 2020 Vince Bellino
Learn about the chihuahua who killed God with a brand-new song from Philly doom crew Moons.
March 8, 2020 Chris Dick
Norwegian singer Kari Rueslåtten (ex-Third And The Mortal, ex-Storm) is readying her new album, Sørgekåpe, with a stunning blue tune “Sørgekåpe”.
March 6, 2020 J. Andrew
“Bloem” is a gorgeous bouquet of riffs, howls and experimental treats, and yet still fits comfortably within the framework of black metal.