Doom

Album Premiere: Auralayer – ‘Thousand Petals’

July 12, 2023

Summon thousands of petals from the cracked sky and jam the new full-length LP from South Carolina power trio Auralayer now.

Track Premiere: Rorcal – “Early Mourning”

July 4, 2023

Hear Swiss black metal mavens Rorcal rise ’n’ slay on their new single, “Early Mourning.”

EXCLUSIVE: GODTHRYMM ‘Distortions’ 2xLP on Decibel-Exclusive Vinyl Available for Pre-Order RIGHT NOW!

June 19, 2023

We have only 100 copies available of Godthrymm‘s new 2xLP, Distortions, on exclusive Blue Vinyl with Gold, Black and Silver Splatter.

Album Premiere: Saint Karloff – ‘Paleolithic War Crimes’

May 31, 2023

Norwegian doom force Saint Karloff return with Paleolithic War Crimes. Join the Coven of the Ultra-Riff and listen to the full album early.

Album Premiere: Inherus – ‘Beholden’

May 24, 2023

New York doom metal dirgists Inherus arrive with the power of a seasonal change. Listen to their stirring debut Beholden now.

Track Premiere: Pylar – “Límite”

May 18, 2023

Hear experimental occult drone/doom collective Pylar, featuring members of Orthodox and Teitanblood, unleash a haunting new sonic hellscape.

Full Album Stream: Come to Grief – “Killed By Life”

May 15, 2023

Because EPs, splits and demos are cumbersome, Come to Grief made it easy for us all and compiled it into Killed By Life, a new definitive document of their output prior to the first album.

BELL WITCH Unleash a New Double-LP ‘Future’s Shadow Part 1: The Clandestine Gate’ on Decibel-Exclusive Vinyl! Pre-Order NOW!

April 18, 2023

We have only 200 copies of Bell Witch‘s long-awaited new album, Future’s Shadow Part 1: The Clandestine Gate, on exclusive Red with Black Galaxy swirled vinyl!

Album Premiere: Desert Storm – ‘Death Rattle’

March 29, 2023

Oxford stoner rockers Desert Storm take a bad trip with some roarin’ riffs on their new fuzz-heavy LP, Death Rattle.

Track Premiere: Bongzilla – “Hippie Stick”

March 20, 2023

Hear Wisconsin sludge doom heroes Bongzilla return with their latest super joint ritual.

Album Premiere: Desolate Realm – ‘Legions’

March 15, 2023

Finnish epic doom duo Desolate Realm summon eternal winter with their sophomore LP, Legions.

Track Premiere: Mammon’s Throne – “Beyond”

March 14, 2023

Hear new single, “Beyond,” from Mammon’s Throne, gilded with crusty riffs and authentic Aussie spite.

Video Premiere: Treedeon – “Viking Meditation Song”

March 2, 2023

Hear Treedeon deliver a severely drop-tuned rumbler that hits somewhere between Bleach-era Nirvana and Sleep’s Holy Mountain

Festival Preview: Grim Reefer Fest

March 1, 2023

Achieve your higher form after inhaling our favorite tracks from Grim Reefer Fest’s stacked doom lineup. Baltimore gets vaporized on 4/29.

Album Premiere: Merlock – ‘Onward Strides Colossus’

February 22, 2023

Spokane sludge rockers Merlock explore the shadows of psychedelia on their new LP, Onward Strides Colossus.

Track Premiere: Black Helium – “Another Heaven”

February 15, 2023

Achieve psychedelic bliss with spacebound UK rockers Black Helium and their celestial new single “Another Heaven.”

Track Premiere: Hiram-Maxim – ‘Alpha’

February 8, 2023

Cleveland doomgaze band Hiram-Maxim are back with a new record, Colder, out Friday, but you can check out “Alpha,” the otherworldly offering from their forthcoming release, now.

Album Premiere: Raum Kingdom – ‘Monarch’

January 25, 2023

Hear Irish sludge and doomsters Raum Kingdom return with their first new LP since the passing of bass player Ronan Connor in March of 2021.

Track Premiere: Sorceress – “Nine Muses”

January 25, 2023

Before Mizmor and Hell, there was Sorceress. Stream “Nine Muses” and hear the record rescued from 14 years of obscurity by King Volume Records.

Video Premiere: God Disease – “Ashes”

January 12, 2023

Finnish death-doom trio God Disease don’t want to brighten up your day with their grim new video for “Ashes.”

GODTHRYMM Premiere Exclusive New Track, “In Perpetuum,” via the Decibel Flexi Series

January 12, 2023

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

Track Premiere: The Munsens – “Sacred Ivory”

January 11, 2023

Hold on to your bongs, because Denver-based doom icons The Munsens are back with a new single, “Sacred Ivory.” It’s their first new music since 2019, and it’s the most death metal-inspired material yet.

LIMITED TO 100! Pre-Order This Exclusive ELDER ‘Innate Passage’ Violent Vinyl Variant!

January 11, 2023

We have just 100 copies of the new double-LP Elder record, Innate Passage on Decibel exclusive violent vinyl!

Track Premiere: Veilcaste’s “Drag Me Down”

January 9, 2023

With doom lords Veilcaste on the, um, precipice, of releasing their new LP, we are happy to bring you the emotionally heavy “Drag Me Down.”

No Corporate Beer Reviews: DOOM

January 6, 2023

As an ESB, Adroit Theory pretty much nailed it with DOOM, another standout of the Virginia brewery’s growing heavy metal genre tribute series.