black metal

Full Compilation Stream: Darvulia – Acte Dix: Démos

October 22, 2019

A curation of early material from the vampyric French plague Darvulia will soon be available on 12” vinyl. Hear the compilation in its accursed entirety now.

Track Premiere: Ateiggär – ‘En Blinde namens Duracotus’

October 18, 2019

Baroque Swiss black metal duo Ateiggär set the empyrean ablaze with their debut release.

Full Album Stream: Sanctvs – “Mors Aeterna”

October 11, 2019

Sanctvs is a demonic black metal anomaly from Québec. Their debut album Mors Aeterna is merely days away from taking the underground by storm. Check it out in its entirety first right here.

Track Premiere: Krater – ‘Stellar Sparks’

October 10, 2019

Misanthropic Germans Krater will soon release their fourth album. Hear them send “Stellar Sparks” flying with their three-guitar black metal attack on this exclusive track premiere.

Track Premiere: Black Beast – ‘Nocturnal Bloodlust’

October 8, 2019

Finland’s Black Beast will finally release their debut album. Approach this exclusive premiere of the title track with the utmost caution.

Album Premiere: Ossuaire ‘Derniers Chants’

October 7, 2019

Montréal-based black metal quartet, Ossuaire, stream stunning new album, Derniers Chants, at Decibel Magazine on behalf of Sepulchral Productions.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Blut aus Nord, Profanatica and 1349

October 4, 2019

Our favorite review-writing bird, covers his beak in corpsepaint and gets his feathers ruffled by some true-ish black metal.

Track Premiere: Shrine of Insanabilis – ‘Invisible. Infinite. Inexorable.’

October 4, 2019

German black metal cult Shrine of Insanabilis rip their sophomore album straight from the void Check out this smoking-hot ripper of a new song from the forthcoming Vast Vortex Litanies.

Demo:listen: Burier

October 4, 2019

This week Demo:listen ventures into the deep underground to extract the Australian black metal atrocity Burier.

Obsequiae: “Our Inspiration Is in the Wells Beneath This World.”

September 27, 2019

The great Obsequiae has returned to guide us through another series of castles and courtyards on “Ceres in Emerald Streams.”

Full Album Stream: IATT – ‘Nomenclature’

September 25, 2019

Nomenclature will be out September 27 via Black Lion Records on digipak CD and digitally, but we get the full thing for your lucky earholes right now.

Full Album Stream: Patronymicon – “Ushered Forth By Cloven Tongue”

September 25, 2019

Swedish black metal clan Patronymicon return with their first new work in six years. Stream Ushered Forth By Cloven Tongue in its blazing entirety now.

Top 5 Unsung Symphonic Black Metal Albums

September 23, 2019

Decibel lists the Top 5 Unsung Symphonic Black Metal Albums with Bishop of Hexen, Diabolical Masquerade, Anorexia Nervosa, Gehenna and SiriuS.

10 Great Albums for Autumn

September 20, 2019

Enter an eternal autumn of moors and misty fields, walk through blackwater parks of rain without end, and look to the October rust as night shades descend.

Demo:listen: Turin Horse

September 20, 2019

This week Demo:listen introduces our readers to enigmatic German black doom sludgesmiths Turin Horse.

Track Premiere: Denial Of God – ‘Undead Hunger’

September 19, 2019

Danish black metal witchcraftsmen Denial Of God will soon release The Hallow Mass, their first full length album in seven years. Check out this exclusive premiere of “Undead Hunger” now.

Track Premiere: Vesperith- “Fractal Flesh”

September 13, 2019

For those who like their black metal to take them places beyond Earth’s tired atmosphere, Finland’s Vesperith is the band to watch.

Track Premiere: Blasphemous Covenant – ‘Subliminal Supplication’

September 10, 2019

Blasphemous Covenant is the result of black metal/noise collaboration between members of Byyrth and Thy Sepulchral Moon. Check out an exclusive stream of “Subliminal Supplication.”

Full Album Premiere: Kostnatění – “Hrůza zvítězí

September 6, 2019

Deep and harrowing black metal from solo and singular US-based mystery Kostnatění. Hear an exclusive stream of their debut full length Hrůza zvítězí now.

Full Album Stream: Sleeping Ancient – “There is No Truth But Death”

September 5, 2019

Sleeping Ancient take the bleaker path on their debut album, There is No Truth But Death.

Track Premiere: Astaroth Incarnate- “I Am Fire / I Am Death (Alpha)”

August 30, 2019

Claiming the throne of what they call “Apocalyptic Metal,” Astaroth Incarnate‘s new song is a storm of symphonic black and death metal glory.

Mayhem Release New Song “Worthless Abominations Destroyed”

August 30, 2019

Pre-orders for forthcoming LP Daemon from the black metal godfathers also now available.      

Full Album Stream: Hope Drone – “Void Lustre”

August 29, 2019

Embrace your Void Lustre and stream the new album from Hope Drone.

Full Album Stream: Imperium Dekadenz – “When We Are Forgotten”

August 29, 2019

If you like a rich atmosphere that still packs the punch of speed and ferocity, the new offering from Imperium Dekadenz should be your autumn soundtrack.

Lyric Video Premiere: WRVTH- “Furrows of a Dying Tree”

August 23, 2019

On their new song and album, WRVTH moves away from the tech and into the haze of atmospheric black metal, doom and post-rock.

Tormentor – “Anno Domini”

August 20, 2019

Stay Hungary with the Hall of Fame induction of Tormentor‘s classic 1989 demo recording.