India

Track Premiere: Tetragrammacide – ‘Hyperspatial Mandala of Intuitive Latencies / Prognosticators of Transyuggothian Metareasoning’

September 12, 2017 Dutch Pearce

An exclusive preview of the first two tracks from one of, if not the most extreme record of the year. If you’ve not heard them before, proceed with caution. West Bengal’s Tetragrammacide will liquefy your brain.

Track Premiere: Shepherd – ‘Agents Of Nihil’

June 28, 2017 Vince Bellino

Stream a new track from Indian sludge outfit Shepherd. 

Heathen Beast Rise (and Fall)

August 2, 2016 Daniel Lake

Whatever trajectory Heathen Beast were on seems to have led them to self-destruct, and whether that is permanent or simply a momentary lapse is unclear.  Before they broke up, however, they left us with twelve impressive diatribes and responses to the following questions.

Have You Heard Heathen Beast?

November 10, 2015 Daniel Lake

At Decibel, we’re always on the lookout for hot new blood or more Iron Maiden, and Indian black metal blasphemers Heathen Beast sate our desire for the former quite well.

Metal India: An Interview With Demonstealer Records

September 4, 2013 Justin Norton

Metal has always been a global phenomenon. However, one of the communities we don’t hear too much about outside of some fine work by filmmaker Sam Dunn is India. Decibel wanted to get a closer look at what’s going on in India and how globalization and cultural shifts are shaping metal music there. We had…