black metal

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.

China’s Zuriaake Is Ready to Conjure Their “Evil Spirit”

August 9, 2019

Today’s black metal haunting comes courtesy of Zuriaake, a band excelling at both innovation and reverence for the second-wave sound.

Video Premiere: Cloak – ‘Tempter’s Call’

August 6, 2019

Watch the first video from the upcoming new album, The Burning Dawn, from Atlanta-based black ‘n’ roll crew Cloak.

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.