Industrial Metal

Track Premiere: Samael – ‘Black Supremacy’

September 15, 2017 Vince Bellino

Stream a new song and read an interview with Samael.

Track Premiere: Anima Nostra – ‘Composition For The Shadow Self’

June 5, 2017 Vince Bellino

Anima Nostra conjure brooding, suffocating industrial doom on “Composition For The Shadow Self.”

Track Premiere: Drug Honkey – ‘Pool Of Failure (Justin Broadrick Remix)’

April 26, 2017 Vince Bellino

Drug Honkey delve even further into experimental and industrial metal with a Justin Broadrick remix of “Pool of Lies.”

Video Premiere: Sollertia – ‘Praying at the Chapel Perilous’

March 13, 2017 Vince Bellino

“Praying at the Chapel Perilous” is the promising debut song and video from dark metal band Sollertia (In The Woods, ex-Ad Inferna). 

Track Premiere: Mortiis – ‘The Great Leap (Godflesh Remix)’

February 27, 2017 Vince Bellino

Industrial outfits Mortiis and Godflesh collide on this remixed track from Mortiis’ 2016 release, The Great Deceiver. 

Track Premiere: Syk – ‘The White Sun’

November 21, 2016 Vince Bellino

Syk takes on ideas of society and conformity with groovy riffs.

Satan’s Little Helpers: An Oral History of The Electric Hellfire Club

October 31, 2016 Justin Norton

Happy Halloween! Get in the spirit with an exhaustive Decibel oral history of The Electric Hellfire Club, the innovative 90s band that blended metal, industrial music, and Satanism. Burn, baby, burn!  

Fear Factory – “Demanufacture”

May 28, 2015 Nick Green

Even the title of the album suggests an act of grand defiance. Demanufacture. Breaking everything down to the component level, stripping away the inessential elements, salvaging the best parts for recycling and reuse.

Video Premiere: Mysticum Track-By-Track

November 12, 2014 Justin Norton

Ah, Mysticum, how you’ve been missed. There was so much talk for so long about the comeback album Planet Satan that we were convinced the record was either a myth or an elaborate troll. But no: Planet Satan was released this fall after decades of speculation, marking the return of a band audacious enough in…

Contest Time: Our Last Enemy “Pariah” Swag

February 6, 2014 Shawn Macomber

We’re teaming up with Australian industrial metallers Our Last Enemy this morning to give away a few prize packs featuring an autographed poster and copy of the band’s latest CD Pariah. (U.S. residents only — sorry!) All you have to do is write a line or two in the comments section below explaining why you’d…

Tales From the Metalnomicon: Cross the Border Into Satanic Hell

January 18, 2013 Shawn Macomber

Welcome to Tales From the Metalnomicon, a new twice-monthly column delving into the surprisingly vast world of heavy metal-tinged/inspired literature and metalhead authors…

Justin Broadrick interview: Godflesh, growing up and anarcho-punk

October 7, 2011 Jonathan Horsley

If Godflesh’s supremo of beats ‘n’ riffs, Justin K. Broadrick, is having trouble getting an unbroken night’s sleep, it’s not the attendant stress of having resurrected the industrial metal project for near-monthly live excursions after a near-ten-year hiatus. It’s not their forthcoming appearance at UK metal-fest Damnation that’s worrying him either, because he and Ben…