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Black Sheep of the Black Twilight Circle: Streaming Shataan’s “Eulogy”

May 31, 2016

Take a little trip with “Eulogy” from the much anticipated debut LP from Shataan

New England’s Conclave Pick Up the Bong, Not the Change

May 25, 2016

Meet New England’s Conclave, who probably don’t have a baseball jersey merch design. 

Trad Metallers Spell Lift the veil on “The Veil”

May 20, 2016

Close out this week with your palms skyward via new trad metal from Canada’s Spell.

Finnish Hymn!: Vainaja stream death/doom crusher “Risti”

May 19, 2016

Death/doom from Finland inspired by 19th century tyrants? Vainaja and Decibel have got you covered.

Exclusive Premiere: Inquisition Returns With “Wings of Anu”

May 18, 2016

Black metal duo Inquisition deliver first new song in nearly three years, and Decibel‘s got it.

Tracking down USBM obscurity El-Ahrairah for an interview, exclusive stream

May 17, 2016

Minneapolis’ El-Ahrairah find a new warren at the Greek tape label Underground Soundscapes, release self-titled full length tape.

Italian Tech-Deathsters Deceptionist Find Themsleves with “Quest for Identity”

May 16, 2016

Deceptionist (which autocorrects to “Receptionist”) answers Italy’s call more for technical death metal. 

Eternal Sleep’s “Straw Man” the Real Deal for Metalcore

May 13, 2016

I Love the Mid-’90s. If you have a similar soft spot for “metallic hardcore” don’t sleep on Eternal Sleep.  

Album Stream: From Mars Red Sky… for Serious

May 12, 2016

It’s raining threes for French psych doomsters Mars Red Sky.

Album Premiere: Necrot’s “The Labyrinth” Compiles Death of the Rotting (and Excellent) Kind

April 7, 2016

Necro + rot in the title = alive + fresh in the songs. In a crypt-dwelling, corpse-ridden sort of way, that is. 

More From The East Bay: Notes From The Box Truck w/Tristin Campbell of Control

April 4, 2016

We continue our periodic look at the East Bay metal scene with Tristin Campbell of Control. Campbell is a needed throwback to the do-it-yourself ethos that made Northern California so rich musically.

Stream the “Death Metal Soundtrack to the Dark Corners of Sci-Fi” by Nucleus

March 29, 2016

Part space, part old school, part its own thing entirely, Sentient is death metal not to be missed. 

Full Album Stream: Get Out Your Calculators with Ahtme

March 25, 2016

Crunch some numbers and bash some brain cells with Ahtme (formerly The Roman Holiday).

Full Album Stream: The Body & Full of Hell

March 23, 2016

That’s a nasty sounding collaboration, you may think — and you would be correct.