death metal

Track Premiere: Thevetat – “Statues in Mourning”

September 4, 2020

Hear death crushers Thevetat, featuring ex-Ceremonium mainman Thomas Pioli, return with first new song song in five years.

Track Premiere: Sadistic Embodiment – “Phantom Tormentor”

September 2, 2020

Canadian death metal executioners Sadistic Embodiment unleash unseen terror with their new single “Phantom Tormentor.”

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Heathen and Skeletal Remains

August 28, 2020

Our cooped up correspondent pecks on new jack old-school death metal and the classic thrash this week.

Video Premiere: Repuked – “Shitfister” (NSFW)

August 27, 2020

Morbidly perverse Swedish death metallers Repuked return with a raunchy, new and totally NSFW brutalizer from their forthcoming new full-length, Dawn of Reintoxication.

Album Premiere and Interview: Hinayana – ‘Death of the Cosmic’

August 27, 2020

Austin-based melodic death/doom dawnbringers Hinayana seek enlightenment in a brutalist hellscape on their Death of the Cosmic EP.

Album Premiere: Frostvore – ‘Drowned by Blood’

August 26, 2020

Japanese reapers Frostvore flood your lungs with Swedeath gore on their debut LP Drowned by Blood.

Album Review: Necrot – ‘Mortal’

August 24, 2020

Bay area death metallers Necrot return with a sophomore leveler for the ages

Carcass to Release New EP, “Despicable,” on October 30 via Nuclear Blast

August 21, 2020

Hear a track from the new Carcass EP, Despicable out on October 30 via Nuclear Blast.

Track Premiere: Darkened – “1000 Years”

August 19, 2020

Eagerly anticipated death metal collective Darkened drag you through a perilous nightmare in their new single “1000 Years.”

Video Premiere: Puteraeon – “The Sleeping Dread”

August 12, 2020

Eerie cinematography and Cthulhian Swedish death metal collide in the new video from Puteraeon.

Track Premiere: Vulnere — “And They Fall”

August 12, 2020

Rising Portland, Oregon death metallers Vulnere mine some of the greatest extremely extreme ore of yore for killer track “And They Fall.”

Video Premiere: Vitriol – ‘Hive Lungs’

August 5, 2020

Find out why Vitriol are one of the most explosive bands in modern death metal with “Hive Lungs.”

Album Premiere and Interview: Vassafor – ‘To the Death’

August 5, 2020

New Zealand black metal duo Vassafor conjure demons and new plagues on their new uncompromising masterpiece To the Death.

Hyperdontia To Release New Song “Punctured Soul” via the Decibel Flexi Series

July 31, 2020

Hear and acquire this ultra-rare Hyperdontia flexi disc single, featuring an exclusive new song as part of the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!

Album Premiere: Dystopia A.D. – ‘Rise of the Merciless’

July 29, 2020

Perfectly named for the end-days, melodeath duo Dystopia A.D. indulge prog and shred whims on their upcoming album, Rise of the Merciless.

Inhalement Release New EP “Eternally Stoned”

July 28, 2020

Drop out of life with the new Inhalement EP, Eternally Stoned, in hand.

Necrot Cover Artist Marald Van Haasteren Explains ‘Mortal’’s Cover Art

July 27, 2020

The Story of the Eye: Marald Van Haasteren explains the harrowing race to complete Mortal’s cover art.

Pre-Order This Decibel-Exclusive LP Color of the New Napalm Death Album NOW!

July 24, 2020

Pre-order the Decibel exclusive de-weaponised steel and black swirled vinyl color of Napalm Death‘s new LP Throes of Joy in the Jaws of Defeatism now!

Album Premiere: Temple of Dread – ‘World Sacrifice’

July 22, 2020

Death metal enforcers Temple of Dread prep a pyre for Earth’s burning on their sophomore LP, World Sacrifice. Out July 24 from Testimony Records.

Album Premiere: Question – Reflections of the Void

July 21, 2020

Catch this early unveiling of Reflections of the Void, the mind-shredding sophomore full-length from preternatural Mexican death metallers Question.

Five For Friday: July 17, 2020

July 17, 2020

This week’s new releases come stacked with layers of darkness, filth and brutality with the latest from Fanebærer, Kruelty and more!

Necrot Dominate the Cover of Decibel’s September Issue

July 16, 2020

We have a limited number of advance copies of the September issue of Decibel, featuring an exclusive Inter Arma flexi disc, available now. Don’t blow it.

Album Premiere: Ascendency – Birth of an Eternal Empire

July 14, 2020

Danish black/death trio Ascendancy will soon release their new mLP. Hear and feel Birth of an Eternal Empire in all its power and glory right now.

Video Premiere: Incantation – ‘Fury’s Manifesto’

July 13, 2020

Northeast death metal legends Incantation reveal the second advance track from forthcoming album Sect of Vile Divinities.