Avant-garde Black Metal

Imperial Triumphant Grace the Cover of Decibel’s August Issue

June 17, 2020

We have a limited number of advance copies of the August issue of Decibel, featuring an exclusive Necrot flexi disc, available now. Don’t blow it.

Full Album Stream: Icon of Phobos/Katheksis – ‘Primal Death Rites’

February 20, 2020

Hear Icon of Phobos and Katheksis deliver two different looks at the underbelly of black metal on this new split.

Imperial Triumphant List Their Top 5 Luxurious NYC Structures

February 25, 2019

New York City-based avant-garde black metal trio Imperial Triumphant extol the luxurious virtues of Empire City’s most decadent structures.

Q&A: Swiss Avant-Black Cultists Sadness Talk Old Ghosts

July 23, 2018

Defunct gothic black metallers Sadness emerge from the shadows for the “Ames de Marbre” reissue.

Track Premiere: Pyreficativm ‘Emanations From The Drakonian Vessel’

July 16, 2018

Chilean high-brow black metallers Pyreficativm draw ancient Sanskrit symbols on new track, “Emanations From The Drakonian Vessel”.

Q&A: Haunting Houses, A Revealing Chat With Vortigern (Lychgate)

April 18, 2018

British avant-garde black metallers Lychgate unlock new album, The Contagion in Nine Steps. A new Q&A with Vortigern.

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.