death metal

Full Album Stream: Teeth’s ‘Finite’

November 19, 2021

Of all the albums that arrived this year Teeth‘s Finite was the most welcome surprise. Not long after I listened to it I wrote the following: “the fact that it’s nearly impossible to describe Finite speaks to how perfect it is for our extraordinarily challenging times — times where the truth itself is under assault. We…

Khemmis: 5 Albums From Each Member That Inspired “Deceiver”

November 17, 2021

Each Khemmis member shares five albums that personally influenced them while writing and producing their upcoming LP, Deceiver.

Full Album Stream & Interview: DREAM UNENDING Tide Turns Eternal

November 17, 2021

Dream Unending, featuring members of Tomb Mold and Innumerable Forms, stream new album, Tide Turns Eternal (20 Buck Spin). Doomed to dream!

Demo:listen: Accursed Womb

November 16, 2021

This week Demo:listen rots with US-based death/doom trio Accursed Womb.

Mortiis Talks New ‘Z.A.S.T. Zine Anthology,’ Early ’90s Extreme Metal Scene

November 16, 2021

Cult Never Dies publishes a Z.A.S.T. zine anthology. We chat with the former editor, one Havard “Mortiis” Ellefsen, all about it.

Track Premiere: Myrdød – “Drom”

November 12, 2021

Myrdød‘s new song sounds like “a spiraling shared nightmare. Two souls dying on Earth, both trapped in the same dream plane.”

Track Premiere: Phrenelith – ‘Gorgonhead’

November 10, 2021

Enter a death metal vortex with “Gorgonhead,” the latest offering from Danish outfit Phrenelith.

Demo:listen: Vaticinal Rites

November 9, 2021

This week’s Demo:listen premieres the cerebral and crushing debut from UK-based next-level death rippers Vaticinal Rites.

Full Album Premiere: Sijjin ‘Sumerian Promises’

November 8, 2021

Germany-based death metallers Sijjin scream forth blasphemies on new album, Sumerian Promises. Streaming in sandswept full at Decibel!

Split Premiere: Vile Apparition & Miscreance

November 5, 2021

Stream the brand-new skull-cleaving split release between mongo-brutal Strayans Vile Apparition and aggro-prog Italian deathbringers Miscreance.

Track Premiere: Soul Remnants—”Malignant Lunacy”

November 3, 2021

Boston’s Soul Remnants brings the sickest of death metal rot on brand new jam, “Malignant Lunacy.”

Album Premiere: Gold Spire – ‘Gold Spire’

November 3, 2021

Gold Spire blends dismal death/doom with sax-heavy progressive jazz in one of the year’s boldest extreme debuts.

Full Album Stream: Churchburn – Genocidal Rite

November 2, 2021

Listen to an exclusive stream of Churchburn‘s Genocidal Rite and pick up a copy of the album now through Translation Loss Records ahead of its release this Friday.

Track Premiere: Wombbath – “The Dead and the Dying”

November 1, 2021

Wommbath are back to lay waste to all with their sonic, death metal assault, but this time, they’re taking us on a full-on journey with their new record, Agma. Sample a taste from the dark depths with “The Dead and the Dying.”

Carcass Celebrate 30th Anniversary of ‘Necroticism – Descanting the Insalubrious’

October 29, 2021

Jeff Walker, Bill Steer, and Michael Amott recount the thesaurus-busting, mandatory-listen that is Carcass‘s Necroticism – Descanting the Insalubrious on its 30th birthday.

Read How John Tardy Discovered His Growl in a Book Excerpt from ‘Turned Inside Out: The Official Story of Obituary’

October 29, 2021

Take an exclusive sneak peek of the first excerpt of Turned Inside Out: The Official Story of Obituary now online; pre-orders available via Decibel Books.

Video Premiere: Cave Bastard – “Anti-Vaxxtermination”

October 28, 2021

San Diego’s progressive extreme metal destroyers, Cave Bastard, take a club to vaccine skeptics in their new “Anti-Vaxxtermination” video.

Gravesend Premiere New EP, “From the Gutter… to the Grave,” via the Decibel Flexi Series!

October 27, 2021

Hear and acquire this Gravesend flexi disc EP, featuring an exclusive brand new track, available as part of the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!

Track Premiere: Genocide Pact – “Purged Flesh”

October 26, 2021

D.C. death dealers, Genocide Pact, churn out hateful psychedelia-infused sludge in “Purged Flesh” from their upcoming self-titled release.

Album Premiere: Organic – ‘Where Graves Abound’

October 20, 2021

Italian battalion Organic dig burial pits for the decimated on their new LP of old school death crust, Where Graves Abound.

Split Premiere: Noxis & Cavern Womb – Communion of Corrupted Minds

October 19, 2021

Hear what Cleveland trio Noxis and new Philly-based quartet Cavern Womb have in common on this exclusive stream of their forthcoming split. Spoiler: It’s crushing sick death metal!

Album Premiere: Worm – “Foreverglade”

October 19, 2021

Doomed death dealers Worm emerge from Florida mire with rot-infested third album, Foreverglade, on 20 Buck Spin.

Original Carcass Drummer Ken Owen Auctioning Drum Kit Used on ‘Necroticism’ and ‘Heartwork’ LPs

October 19, 2021

This is your chance to own of piece of death metal history. Former Carcass drummer Ken Owen is auctioning off the drum kit he used on a pair of classic recordings.

Full EP Stream: Exsul – “Allegoresis”

October 18, 2021

Turn the lights off and embrace the dark, horrifying brutality of Exsul‘s new EP, Allegoresis streaming in full!