Doom Metal

EXCLUSIVE: Color LP From DREAM UNENDING (Tomb Mold/Innumerable Forms) Available for Pre-Order Now!

October 15, 2021

We’ve got an exclusive 100-copy edition of the debut LP from new death/doom project Dream Unending on Neon Pink In Ultra Clear 140g vinyl. Pre-orders are live now!

Track Premiere: Domkraft – “Night Prowler”

October 14, 2021

Sweden’s Domkraft don’t beat around the bush with their slow-grinding version of AC/DC’s “Night Prowler.”

Pre-Order Doom Wizards KHEMMIS New Album ‘Deceiver’ On Decibel Exclusive Colored Vinyl NOW!

September 10, 2021

This gorgeous, 140-gram sea blue & olive green swirl vinyl is limited to 300 worldwide and is available for pre-order only via the Decibel webstore.

KHEMMIS Return to the Decibel Flexi Series With an Exclusive Song and Picture Disc!

September 3, 2021

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Tuesday, September 7 to obtain this limited edition flexi PICTURE DISC single featuring an exclusive new song from doomed heavy metallers Khemmis.

Streaming: Lavaborne’s “Mortal Pride”

September 2, 2021

Hear Indianapolis heavy doom hitters Lavaborne‘s new single in advance of their Wise Blood debut Black Winged Gods, released on October 1st.

R.I.P. Eric Wagner (1959-2021) (The Skull, ex-Trouble)

August 23, 2021

The legendary doom metal vocalist (The Skull, ex-Trouble) passes away at 62 due to COVID-19-related complications

Video Premiere: Praise The Plague – “Beyond”

July 16, 2021

Germany’s Praise the Plague is here with a new song and video filled with doom metal power and black metal gloom.

Track Premiere: Planet of the Dead – “Pilgrim”

July 14, 2021

Blast into the deep cosmos with New Zealand stoner doom space travelers Planet of the Dead on their Kurt Vonnegut inspired single, “Pilgrim.”

Full Album Stream & Interview: HELLISH FORM – Remains

June 23, 2021

Listen to an exclusive stream of Remains and read an in-depth interview with Hellish Form‘s Willow Ryan and Jacob Lee now. Their album officially arrives tomorrow through Translation Loss.

Yuckmouf and Brook Pridemore Release Split EP “Trve Grind”

June 22, 2021

In which a psychedelic doom metal band releases a split album with a folk singer from Brooklyn

Stream the New Cirith Ungol EP & Read an Interview with the Legendary Robert Garven

May 27, 2021

While you listen, read our Q&A with band co-founder/drummer Robert Garven about handling pandemic setbacks, how the EP came together, and what’s next for this legendary band. 

Album Premiere: Anatomia – ‘Corporeal Torment’

May 12, 2021

Japanese death/doom hope-crushers Anatomia unveil their fourth LP Corporeal Torment over a week early exclusively at Decibel Magazine.

Video Premiere: Teloch Vovin – “A Dirge To The Death Ov Life, Love And Hope”

April 29, 2021

Teloch Vovin‘s new track is a “a blackened doom epic,” with the video depicting “a night of total insanity and one’s total loss of control.”

Video Premiere: Kosmodemonic – “Moirai”

April 8, 2021

Kosmodemonic has arrived with a new video from their latest album, Liminal Light, due out on May 7 via Transylvanian Recordings.

Track Premiere: Body Void – ‘Fawn’

March 25, 2021

Hear Body Void‘s crushing new song “Fawn” and then hear directly from the band about forthcoming LP Bury Me Beneath This Rotting Earth.

Full Album Stream: Myopic and At the Graves – “A Cold Sweat of Quiet Dread”

March 11, 2021

DC’s Myopic and the Baltimore, Maryland’s At the Graves joined forces to craft a collaborative effort that pushes, not only both projects’ respective sounds but their creative capacities as well

Track Premiere: Hippie Death Cult – ‘Red Meat Tricks’

March 9, 2021

Turn your speakers up to 11—it’s time to rock with Portland’s finest, Hippie Death Cult.

Full Album Stream: Thronehammer – Incantation Rites

March 3, 2021

European doomsayers Thronehammer reveal their sophomore leviathan, Incantation Rites, streaming in full right here.

Track Premiere: Abigorum – “Der geheimnisvolle Käfig”

March 3, 2021

Epic blackened doom wraithbringers Abigorum open hell’s gates with the lyric video for their new track, “Der geheimnisvolle Käfig.”

Celestial Season Premiere New Track, “Black Water Mirrors,” via the Decibel Flexi Series

March 3, 2021

Hear and acquire this Celestial Season flexi disc single, featuring a brand new track, available as part of the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!

Listen: Body Void – ‘Wound’

March 1, 2021

Soul-crushing drone-doom unit Body Void return with demoralizing new single, “Wound.”

Track Premiere: Acid Mammoth – ‘Caravan’

February 8, 2021

Jump in the “Caravan” and follow Acid Mammoth on their quest to the riff-filled land.

Celestial Season To Release New Song “Black Water Mirrors,” via the Decibel Flexi Series

January 29, 2021

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, February 1 to obtain this HIGHLY LIMITED flexi disc single from Dutch death/doom kings Celestial Season.

Here Are 35 Great Metal Albums You May Have Missed in 2020

January 27, 2021

Because we’re not even a full month into 2021 and there is still music to discover. And because you can’t get enough goddamn lists, here are 35 more from 2020 to chew on.

Album Premiere: The Ruins of Beverast – ‘The Thule Grimoires’

January 27, 2021

The Ruins of Beverast emerge from the fog of a new year with their sixth LP of cerebral blackened doom, The Thule Grimoires.

Track Premiere: Scepter of Eligos – “Inverted Illusion”

January 26, 2021

Denver’s Scepter of Eligos turn death metal on its head with their debut album Inverted Illusions. Hear the almost-title track right now.

Video Premiere: The Skull – “As the Sun Draws Near”

January 14, 2021

Chicago doomlords The Skull (featuring ex-members of Trouble) roll out the latest video from their second album, The Endless Roads Turns Dark.