April 27, 2020 Chris Dick
Australia-based black metallers Order Of Orias corrupt harmony on their new album, Ablaze, now streaming in full only at Decibel.
April 24, 2020 Jon Rosenthal
Ved Buens Ende‘s progressive black metal game-changer, Written in Waters is inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame
April 20, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Spaniards Aversio Humanitatis reveal their imposing, Brutalist-like approach to black metal on their impending sophomore album with this exclusive premiere of “The Weaver of Tendons.”
April 17, 2020 Dutch Pearce
From their forthcoming EP, Phosphorous, check out this incendiary single from Providence-based subversive blackened death punks New Hell.
April 15, 2020 Shawn Macomber
A wild progressive black metal transmission courtesy Xenoglyph, an anonymous band hailing, apparently, from planet Extremely Extreme.
April 9, 2020 Greg Pratt
Looking back on Venom’s underrated 2006 album Metal Black.
April 9, 2020 Kevin Stewart-Panko
Hail the Flesh, Black Pestilence’s sixth full-length of blackened old-school thrash and punk, is set for release on May 1.
April 9, 2020 Vince Bellino
Stream the new album from British black metal crushers Calligram and read an interview with vocalist Matteo Rizzardo about the record, Ralph Waldo Emerson and coronavirus.
April 8, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Resurrected Swedish black thrashers Curse tear from out of the shadows of obscurity with an absolute ripper. Hear their new EP in its entirety right now.
April 6, 2020 Chris Dick
Carach Angren frontman Seregor lists his five favorite horror movies. Give in to his unconventional picks and the monster that is new album, Franckensteina Strataemontanus.
March 27, 2020 Dutch Pearce
This week Demo:listen encounters unprecedented hostility from a French black metal duo calling themselves Kriegsgraben.
March 24, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Hear unique and dark handwoven black magic on The Alchemist’s Vision, the sophomore album from Austin-based USBM stronghold Black Vice.
March 20, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Hear the new EP from international black metal historians Departure Chandelier.
March 20, 2020 J. Andrew
Naglfar remains consistent in the best possible way: they just keep on making great blackened death metal packed with riff after riff.
March 18, 2020 Albert Mudrian
We have a limited number of advance copies of the May issue of Decibel, featuring an exclusive Cirith Ungol flexi disc, available now. Don’t blow it.
March 12, 2020 Bradley Zorgdrager
Sicarius don’t sound like they come from California, nor does God of Dead Roots sound like it’s from 2020.
March 11, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Grecian black metal horde Nox Formulae are about to end their seemingly interminable four-year silence with new LP Drakon Darshan Satan on March 27. Jam another new track from it right here.
March 11, 2020 Sean Frasier
Chilean solo project Sign of Evil emerges from the shadows armed with blackened riffs on the debut EP Psychodelic Horror.
March 10, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Due to a severe shoulder inflammation Mayhem drummer Hellhammer will be replaced by Tony Laureano (Dimmu Borgir, Nile) on the ninth annual Decibel Magazine Tour.
March 10, 2020 Decibel Magazine
On the eve of the Mayhem-headlined Decibel Magazine Tour, Necropolis’ founder provides an in-depth interview on the greatest black metal comp ever, Nordic Metal: A Tribute To Euronymous.
March 6, 2020 J. Andrew
“Bloem” is a gorgeous bouquet of riffs, howls and experimental treats, and yet still fits comfortably within the framework of black metal.
March 2, 2020 Jon Rosenthal
Watch post-black metal heroes Laster brings their “Obscure Dance Music” to China.
March 2, 2020 Vince Bellino
Jump In the Fire with the trio’s new album.
February 28, 2020 J. Andrew
If Anaal Nathrakh was more into D-beat and less into using electronic noises in their material, and you’d be pretty close to what SKAM has to offer.
February 27, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Indonesian black metal slayers Veneration blast rapacious demonic fury on their debut Thy Infernal. Check it out in full now.
February 26, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Just one year after their accomplished debut, Swiss atmospheric black metallers Aara prepare another mesmerizing release. Check a new song from it here.
February 25, 2020 Vince Bellino
Seasoned heshers go black metal under the cover of NITE.
February 25, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Dutch duo Dodenbezweerder conjure ritual black ambience on their debut full length.
February 21, 2020 J. Andrew
According to the Mayhem guitarist, “Even though it’s a hassle and insanely costly, this is the tour we always look forward to!”
February 20, 2020 Bradley Zorgdrager
Hear Icon of Phobos and Katheksis deliver two different looks at the underbelly of black metal on this new split.