Crust

Full Album Stream: LIGÆDER – ‘Den Tomme Menneskehed’

February 27, 2019

Death crust duo LIGÆDER bludgeon humanity on their debut LP, Den Tomme Menneskehed.

Watch: Wormwitch – ‘Disciple of the Serpent Star’

February 21, 2019

Watch the first video from Wormwitch‘s new album, Heaven That Dwells Within.

Track Premiere: Below the Frost – ‘Silence the Light’

January 23, 2019

Current and former members of Hatebreed, All Out War, Starkweather and Prime Evil unleash pulverizing, blackened metallic hardcore as Below the Frost.

Track Premiere: Funeral Chic – ‘Jump’

October 4, 2018

Blackened crust crew Funeral Chic rock ‘n’ roll on new song “Jump.”

Deadpressure: Fun For the Whole Angry Family

September 28, 2018

San Jose’s Deadpressure plays a dark and ferocious style that can appeal to all stripes of metal, hardcore, punk and grind.

Blast Worship: Controlled Existence

September 11, 2018

Crust-worshipping grind maniacs Controlled Existence deliver aggressive, memorable grindcore.

Full EP Stream: The Human Race is Filth – “Human Exposed”

December 5, 2017

Stream the blistering, nihilistic first offering from new grind outfit The Human Race is Filth.

Marginal Keep the Crust-Grind Flame Burning

November 20, 2017

Marginal are keeping the crust-grind flame alive and well. Listen to new song “Leech Invader” now.

Track Premiere: Wildspeaker – ‘Renewal’

June 19, 2017

Stream “Renewal,” the closing track on Wildspeaker‘s second album, Spreading Adder. 

Reach for the Roots of All Evil with DRÅP

April 14, 2017

The latest in the proud tradition of Swedish crust!

Track Premiere: Henry Kane – ‘En själ till salu’

February 10, 2017

Henry Kane, the solo project of Wombbath’s Jonny Pettersson, bombard the listener with crust-influenced death metal.

Dropdead – “Dropdead”

June 30, 2016

It may be the punkest thing to ever happen to an album in Decibel’s Hall of Fame: It was bootlegged after its release by the band themselves.

Venomous Concept

January 26, 2016

Kick Me Silly – VC III
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VOICES FROM THE UK UNDERGROUND pt 2: HUMAN CULL on picking the crust off 30 second grind

June 25, 2012

Human Cull are a gnarly grindcore trio from the United Kingdom who deal largely in 30-second riff-salvos. Guitarist and vocalist Edd Robinson admits as much that the band’s entire canon will be fast and crusty, but dammit he’s a humanitarian, it’ll be memorable too. Brevity in grindcore song structures was hardwired at the genre’s birth…