Doom Metal

Track Premiere: Vokonis – ‘The Sunken Djinn’

April 20, 2017

Vokonis premiere the first single from their second album, both titled The Sunken Djinn. 

In The Company of Serpents

April 10, 2017

Ain-Soph Aur
Denver doom/sludge duo wax ecstatic, cowboy-style
dB rating: 8/10

Full Album Stream: Valborg – ‘Endstrand’

April 5, 2017

Valborg continue to experiment with their brand of progressive death/doom on their new album, Endstrand. 

Label Spotlight: Black Lion Records

April 4, 2017

Black Lion Records have released a number of impressive death, black and doom metal albums recently. Check out some of the best.

Video Premiere: Beastwars – ‘Some Sell Their Souls’

March 28, 2017

“Some Sell Their Souls” comes from Beastwars’ 2016 The Death of All Things. 

Pallbearer

March 20, 2017

Heartless
The power of the urn
dB rating: 9/10

Crypt Sermon Unveil “De Mysteriis Doom Sathanas” Via Decibel Flexi Series!

March 13, 2017

Philly doom lords Crypt Sermon join the Decibel Flexi Series with a stunning reimagining of a black metal classic. Hear – and acquire a copy of it – here. 

Track Premiere: Gossamer – ‘Til The Light Left Your Eyes’

March 3, 2017

Gossamer play an emotionally heavy form of doom metal that uses elements of choral and chamber music to great effect.

Full Album Stream: Rozamov – ‘This Mortal Road’

March 2, 2017

Rozamov‘s first full-length album is a progressive yet incredibly heavy slab of doom metal.

Crypt Sermon Record Exclusive New Track for the Decibel Flexi Series!

February 23, 2017

Black metal is doomed. Order a deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, February 27 and get this one-of-a-kind Crypt Sermon flexi featuring an exclusive new recording. 

Full Album Stream: Horseneck – ‘Heavy Trip’

February 15, 2017

Horseneck marry sludge and post-hardcore with a host of other sounds to craft their memorable first record, Heavy Trip. 

Track Premiere: In the Company of Serpents – ‘Limitless Light’

February 8, 2017

In the Company of Serpents explore their softer side while also delving deeper into their heavy side on the first single from their full-length. 

King Woman

February 6, 2017

Created in the Image of Suffering
Long live the king
dB rating: 8/10

Track Premiere: Frowning – ‘Nocturnal Void’

January 27, 2017

Frowning perform mournful, crushing funeral doom. “Nocturnal Void” feels like the soundtrack to a funeral procession. 

Track Premiere: Weltesser – “Living To Try”

January 13, 2017

“Living to Try” appeared on Weltesser‘s 2015 demo, but the album version is brimming with even more sludgy, chunky riffs. 

 

Track Premiere: Soothsayer – ‘Of Locust And Moths’

December 2, 2016

Soothsayer continues to hone their hulking doom metal on “Of Locust And Moths.”

Justify Your Shitty Taste: Tiamat “A Deeper Kind of Slumber”

November 15, 2016

Wake up, people! Tiamat‘s 1997 departure A Deeper Kind of Slumber actually rules. Here’s why.

Full Album Stream: Domkraft – ‘The End of Electricity’

November 9, 2016

Groovy, psychedelic doom is the name of the game on The End of Electricity. 

Asphyx’s “Incoming Death” Strikes Today!

September 30, 2016

Embrace the death on the rack the brutal way on wings of inferno as… oh you get where we’re going with this.