January 18, 2022 Gene Meyer
Hear Canadian grinders Expression of Pain blast on in memory of fallen drummer Graham Green on their self-titled release.
January 11, 2022 Gene Meyer
Watch Brazil’s premiere grindcore unit Test expand to Test Big Band for an 11-minute grind opera.
January 4, 2022 Gene Meyer
Now that 2021 has ground to a halt, blast back with the 21 best grindcore and powerviolence songs of the past year.
December 21, 2021 Gene Meyer
Catch the buzz on the Canadian mostly-solo avant grind project Neon Hiss.
December 7, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Lithuanian grind duo Will Cope, bring an east coast hardcore vibe to eastern Europe on An Attempt.
November 30, 2021 Gene Meyer
The French grind scene contributes to the growing — am I reading this correctly — mirco genre of grindcore bands inspired by the 1997 film Gummo?
November 23, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear the U.K.’s Razoreater serve up a brutal helping of HM-2-propelled old-school Euro grind.
November 16, 2021 Gene Meyer
Do not toss aside the heaving black metal-influenced grindcore of France’s Civilian Thrower.
November 9, 2021 Gene Meyer
Wisconsin grindcore trio Mellow Harsher is, um, immunized against lousy extreme music on a new split EP.
November 2, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Canadian crushers Bone Tower raise a monument to the pain and chaos of the past year and a half with We All Will Die One Day.
October 26, 2021 Gene Meyer
Vancouver duo Jisei healthy dose of deathcore doesn’t spoil their grindcore recipe on Bad Representation.
October 19, 2021 Gene Meyer
Long Island, New York’s Dog Food are on the menu if you have a hankering for stompy riffs mixed with rapid-fire grindcore precision.
October 12, 2021 Gene Meyer
Czech out the latest release from European grind duo Impulsealer!
October 5, 2021 Gene Meyer
Cincinnati’s Stall don’t have time to slow down via powerviolence blasts delivered in a minute or less.
September 28, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Brooklyn based experimental grind unit Vixen Maw‘s portion of a new four-way split, imaginatively titled 4 Way Split, on Sludgelord records.
September 21, 2021 Gene Meyer
The numbers add up. Death Toll 80k are one of grindcore’s best bands at the moment.
September 7, 2021 Gene Meyer
West Coast powerviolence crew Ranker don’t care about your fantasy football draft.
August 31, 2021 Gene Meyer
Minnesota’s premiere basement unit make their second appearance in Decibel‘s #1 grindcore column.
August 24, 2021 Gene Meyer
S-L-A-G! SLAG! SLAG! SLAG!
August 17, 2021 Gene Meyer
You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll hurl when you hear Aurora grinders Melting Rot.
August 10, 2021 Gene Meyer
Clean up your act and hear all of Texas death dealers Imperial Slaughter‘s new LP, …Vile Slobs, before its release this Friday.
August 3, 2021 Gene Meyer
International blasters Eastwood will make any grindcore fan’s day.
July 20, 2021 Gene Meyer
Don’t overthink the caustic grind of Los Angeles blast duo Shitbrains.
June 29, 2021 Gene Meyer
Midwest grindcore crew Gastropod marry a caveman aesthetic with a progressive approach to performance.
June 22, 2021 Gene Meyer
In which a psychedelic doom metal band releases a split album with a folk singer from Brooklyn
June 15, 2021 Gene Meyer
Are Ptomatopsiaa your new favorite hypergoreblast band? Of course they are!
June 8, 2021 Gene Meyer
Choke‘s It’s Hard To Talk Shit, With No Fucking Teeth is the antifacist grindcore antidote to a lifetime of bullshit.
June 1, 2021 Gene Meyer
A hearty bottoms up to Bleachdrinker‘s voracious whirlwind of blast beats and D-beats.
May 25, 2021 Gene Meyer
Hear Finnish groove grinders Kuvotus make the genre somewhat accessible in their split with fellow blasters Tunkio.
May 18, 2021 Gene Meyer
Dallas blasters’ split release with Cryptic Void is a definite grind album of the year candidate.