black metal

Track Premiere: Sammath – ‘Bitter fighting amongst the dead’

July 30, 2019

Dutch black death warmongers launch a warning missile to signal their forthcoming new album.

Utrecht-based Black Metal duo Nevel unveil their new album

July 26, 2019

Check out this exclusive premiere of the Dutch black metal/noise artists’ sophomore album.

Track Premiere: Tenebrae in Perpetuum – ‘Oscillazione Ipnotica Profonda’

July 25, 2019

Anorexia Obscura , Tenebrae in Perpetuum‘s first new LP in a decade drops August 30 but we’ve got an new ice-cold blaster from it for you right here.

Track Premiere: White Ward – ‘Love Exchange Failure’

July 24, 2019

You know how you’re always thinking, “this black metal is great, but what it really needs is more saxophone?” Well, Ukraine post-black metallers White Ward have read your mind.

Track Premiere: Hagzissa – ‘Moonshine Glance (An Iron Seed in Sour Soil)’

July 23, 2019

Check out a song from the forthcoming debut full length from spirits-guzzling Austrian black metal warlocks Hagzissa.

Batushka Grace the Cover of Decibel’s September Issue

July 16, 2019

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

Svadilfare Releases “Fortapte Roetter,” a Treasury of Raw and Melodic Black Metal

July 12, 2019

Norway’s Svadilfare has the Norwegian black metal sound nailed: raw yet melodic, powerful but not overdone, epic but NOT cheesy.

Double 7” Stream: Hulder & Ordeals

July 12, 2019

Stream two new 7”s released by US underground record label Stygian Black Hand. The first is from US black death bringers Ordeals, the other is the latest release by one woman black metal attack Hulder

FLASH SALE: All Metal Books 20% Off This Weekend Only!

July 12, 2019

Murder in the Front Row, Swedish Death Metal, Only Death is Real, Choosing Death, Black Metal and more are now 20% off through 11:59pm EST Sunday night!

Track Premiere: IATT – ‘Arsenic Ways’

July 10, 2019

Philly-based progressive black metallers IATT reveal the first track from their sophomore album, Nomenclature.

Track Premiere: 1349 – ‘Through Eyes of Stone’

July 9, 2019

Check out a video for a brand new 1349 song and get ready for the Norwegian black metallers imminent return to US soil.

Video Premiere: Crimson Moon – ‘Godspeed Angel of Death’

July 2, 2019

Check out a video for the new song “Godspeed Angel of Death” from the forthcoming album, Mors Vincit Omnia, by black metal juggernauts Crimson Moon.

Full Album Stream: Celestial Grave – “Secular Flesh”

July 2, 2019

Check out debut full length from Finnish black metal outliers Celestial Grave.

Full Album Stream: Denial Of God – “The Shapeless Mass”

June 28, 2019

Stream the new Denial Of God mLP and hear the renowned Danish black metallers’ first new material in seven years.

Necronautical: Navigating the Region Between the Cosmos and the Self

June 21, 2019

“It’s important to us to be able to create a situation where we can step out of ourselves and immerse ourselves in the feeling of our music.”

Full EP Stream: Monarque – “Jusqu’à la Mort”

June 21, 2019

Stream the latest EP from Québec-based modern black metal icons Monarque, their first new work in over five years.

Demo:listen: Kūka’ilimoku

June 21, 2019

This week’s Demo:listen bows before the primitive strength of Hawaii’s Kūka’ilimoku.

Abbath Dominates the Cover of the August Decibel

June 19, 2019

We have a limited number of advance copies of the August issue of Decibel, featuring a flexi disc with a brand new song from Cadaver, available now. Don’t blow it.

Full Album Stream: Vectis – ‘The Executioner’

June 19, 2019

Teenage blackened thrashers Vectis keep the riffs sharper than a guillotine blade on their The Executioner demo.

Album Premiere and Interview: Rainer Landfermann

June 17, 2019

Former Bethlehem vocalist Rainer Landfermann on his legendary Dictius te Necare vocals and his incendiary performance on his new solo LP, Mein Wort in Deiner Dunkelheit

Demo:listen: Verboten

June 14, 2019

This week on Demo:listen we enter the dark night of music with Kentucky’s Verboten.

Dauþuz: (Literally) Mining for Black Metal Gold

June 7, 2019

Dauþuz is one of many black metal bands to come out of Germany playing a melodic and atmospheric style, and one of the better ones.

Video Premiere: Panzerfaust – ‘The Men of No Man’s Land’

June 5, 2019

War is hell. Black metal hell. Panzerfaust deliver both in one hellish Canadian package.

Full Album Stream: Snøgg – “Chhinnamasta”

June 4, 2019

Slovenian mindbenders Snøgg appear out of nowhere with a debut album of heavy and unique experimental black metal. Check out Chhinnamasta now.