black metal

Full Album Stream: Barshasketh “Barshasketh”

January 14, 2019

UK-based black metallers Barshasketh throw back to the glory days of ’90s black metal on new self-titled full-length for Germany’s W.T.C. Productions.

Der Rote Milan: Ballads of Dark Introspection

January 11, 2019

Check out the video for “Drohende Schatten,” from Germany’s Der Rote Milan, inspired by some colorful and consequential events in German history.

Track Premiere: Gorgon ‘Buried for Him’

January 7, 2019

Cult French black metallers Gorgon return after a 19-year absence with new track “Buried for Him,” off new album “The Veil of Darkness.”

Full Album Stream: Veiled – “In Blinding Presence”

January 2, 2019

German black metal luminaries (The True) Veiled stab through the darkness on their debut LP, In Blinding Presence.

Death Fortress Continues Their Unending Reign

December 28, 2018

Stream “Monolith Winter,” from the latest album by New Jersey’s own black/death metal masters, Death Fortress- a chilling end to 2018.

Watain – “Casus Luciferi”

December 20, 2018

Watain‘s seminal album, Casus Luciferi is inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame.

Watch: Gaerea – ‘Absent’

December 13, 2018

Watch a new video from anonymous black metal group Gaerea now.

Full Album Stream: Adaestuo “Krew Za Krew”

December 10, 2018

Worldwide black metal terror unit Adaestuo craft a black metal masterpiece on new album, “Krew Za Krew”. Now streaming at Decibel.

Track Premiere: Beaten to Death’s “Livet Tar, Og Livet Tar”

December 6, 2018

Norway’s Beaten to Death have been upending grindcore tropes since 2010 and are about to offer up more fun for the fourth time on Agronomicon.

Full Album Stream: Letheria – “Death-Principle”

November 20, 2018

Long-established Finnish extreme metallers Letheria have finally released their debut full length. Stream it here and now in all its cruel and morbid glory.

Deafheaven Grace the Cover of the January Decibel

November 19, 2018

We have a limited number of advance copies of the January issue of Decibel, featuring an ultra-rare Withered PICTURE FLEXI DISC – available now. Don’t blow it.

Track Premiere: Echtra – ‘BardO I’

November 14, 2018

Echtra summons a haunting, lonely atmosphere on “BardO I.”