death metal

Album Premiere: Hellfrost and Fire – ‘Fire, Frost and Hell’

March 2, 2022

Claim your own hot or cold spot in hell and blast the debut album from death metal demons Hellfrost and Fire. Stream it now before the album’s March 18th release.

Demo:listen: Scum Sedition

March 1, 2022

Maryland death-sludge crew Scum Sedition absolutely destroy this week’s Demo:listen.

Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer PRE-FEST Tickets ON SALE NOW!

February 25, 2022

Tickets are ON SALE NOW for Decibel‘s Metal & Beer Fest official PRE-FEST featuring Primitive Man, Horrendous, Mortiferum, Jarhead Fertilizer and Berator.

Track Premiere: Desolate Shrine – “Cast to Walk the Star of Sorrow”

February 25, 2022

Helsinki trio Desolate Shrine continue their decade-long death reign with the latest song from their Fires of the Dying World album, due March 25 on Dark Descent

Video Premiere: Thorium – “My Decay”

February 24, 2022

Danish death metal quintet, Thorium, chum the water with their bloody, shark-infested new single.

Track Premiere: Hellbore – “All Men Are Created Evil”

February 23, 2022

Tech death duo Hellbore banish us to the underworld in their sinister new track, “All Men are Created Evil.”

Demo:listen: Nogothula

February 22, 2022

This week Demo:listen comes hurling up from the Gore Vortex with Cincinnati-based pulverizers Nogothula.

Track Premiere: Viande – ‘Le Souffle Des Os’

February 21, 2022

French death dealers Viande reach into the darkness for new track “Le Souffle Des Os.”

Full EP Premiere: Sickbay – “Brutal Existence”

February 17, 2022

Hear Hudson Valley, NY slamming death metal trio Sickbay emerge with their Redefining Darkness debut, Brutal Existence.

EP Premiere: Masakre – ‘Morbid Extinction’

February 16, 2022

Indonesian deathcrust cult Masakre light the globe on fire with their Morbid Extinction EP. Out from Pulverized Records on February 18th.

Demo:listen: Dripping Decay

February 15, 2022

This week Demo:listen watches you rot with Portland grinding death gore-tet Dripping Decay.

Five Heavy Albums That Changed My Life with Corpsegrinder

February 14, 2022

Fresh off the release of his first solo LP, legendary death metal vocalist George Corpsegrinder Fisher shares the five heavy albums that changed his life.

Persefone and Chef Alex Kinchella List Their Favorite Andorran Foods

February 14, 2022

Andorran progressive death metal artisans Persefone break out five culinary jams with chef Alex Kinchella in this delicious list. Only veal is real!

Imperial Triumphant Premiere Exclusive Single, “Black Psychedelia (Redux),” Via the Decibel Flexi Series

February 10, 2022

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

Full EP Premiere: Ceremonial Decay – ‘The Crescent and the Cross’

February 10, 2022

Hear current and former members of Stygian Crown, Morgion, Exhausted Prayer, Witchaven get their NWOSDM on in Ceremonial Decay.

Demo:listen: Cadaverous

February 8, 2022

Demo:listen returns with some quality Midwestern old school death metal from Indianapolis trio Cadaverous.

Misery Index To Release Exclusive Single, “Strategies of Manipulation,” via the Decibel Flexi Series

February 5, 2022

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, February 7 to obtain this HIGHLY LIMITED flexi disc single from death grindcrushers Misery Index.

Five For Friday: February 4, 2022

February 4, 2022

This week’s new releases are coming at you kicking and screaming with Eternal Ascent, Abysmal Dawn, Persefone and more!

Here Are 40 Great Metal Albums You May Have Missed in 2021

February 3, 2022

Because we’re barely even a full month into 2022 and there is still music to discover. And because you can’t get enough goddamn lists, here are 40 more from 2021 to chew on.

Track Premiere: Father Befouled – “Unheavenly Catechesis”

February 2, 2022

Death metal blasphemers Father Befouled summon fresh hell on their sinister new single, “Unheavenly Catechesis.”

Exclusive Track Premiere: Sepulchral – “Sepulchral Fumes”

February 1, 2022

Hear Spain’s crusty old-school death metallers, Sepulchral, stink up the joint with the stench from their new single.

Liberteer’s Unsung Grind Classic ‘Better to Die on Your Feet Than Live on Your Knees ‘ Turns 10

February 1, 2022

Decibel celebrates the 10th anniversary of Liberteer‘s Better to Die on Your Feet Than Live on Your Knees with Matt Widener, the man behind this eclectic grind masterpiece.

Album Premiere: Vorga – ‘Striving Toward Oblivion’

January 26, 2022

German black metal cosmonauts Vorga plunge you into a starless sky on their new album, Striving Toward Oblivion.

Demo:listen: Vile Rites

January 25, 2022

This week Demo:listen introduces the world to the skull-crushing/mind-expanding death metal of California’s Vile Rites.