black metal

Ulver Announce First-Ever United States Show

October 1, 2018

Ulver have their sights set on the United States in 2019.

Track Premiere: Lifelost – ‘Metanoia’

September 25, 2018

Wormed vocalist Phlegeton changes gears to summon eerie black metal in Lifelost.

Vihamieli: Of Omens and Requiems

September 14, 2018

For black metal fans who like their music epic but not cheesy, dark yet still melodic, Vihamieli is definitely a band to watch.

Full EP Stream: Nott – “Vestigium Mortis”

September 10, 2018

Hear the new EP from prolific Italian black metal entity Nott.

The Black Candle Zine: The Interview

September 7, 2018

According to the editor of “The Black Candle” zine, “Black Metal has to be diabolical – if not in content, then at least in spirit.”

Track Premiere: Karg – ‘Petrichor’

September 6, 2018

Stream a new track from Karg (featuring J.J. of Harakiri for the Sky) right now.

Track Premiere: Thron – ‘Beyond the Gates’

September 4, 2018

Germany’s Thron unleash a slab of Swedish-inspired melodic black metal.

Track Premiere: Archgoat – ‘The Luciferian Crown (Venom Of God)’

August 31, 2018

Stream a new song from Archgoat and read a thoughtful (if lengthy) commentary on it from Ritual Butcherer.

Track Premiere: Ichor – ‘Noble Ichor’

August 27, 2018

Pre-Nazxul black metallers Ichor resurrect Slavic triumphs on new track “Noble Ichor.”

Journey Into Helvellyn’s Woods of the Forgotten

August 24, 2018

The Cumbrian black metal scene’s latest export is a finely crafted storm of melodic riffs and in-your-face distorted vocals, cloaked in an atmosphere that foreshadows the end of summer’s light.

Video Premiere: Upheaval – “Eviscerate The Light”

August 21, 2018

Watch a new video for Upheaval‘s “Eviscerate the Light.”

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August 10, 2018

Choosing Death, Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies Vol 1, Swedish Death Metal, Extremity Retained and all Decibel Tour and Decibel Metal & Beer Fest t-shirts are 20% off from now until Sunday at Midnight EST!

Track Premiere: Infera Bruo – ‘Endnotes’

August 2, 2018

Stream a new song from progressive black metal legion Infera Bruo now.

Prophecy Productions Announce Full Lineup for Inaugural U.S. Festival

August 1, 2018

Prophecy Productions announce Alcest, Xasthur, Kayo Dot, Crowhurst and more for inaugural Prophecy Fest on November 2 and 3.