Video Premiere: Night Goat – “Wendigo”
March 7, 2023 Adem Tepedelen
The manic, unhinged fury of Ohio’s Night Goat is unleashed in the band’s psychedelic new video for “Wendigo.”
Video Premiere: Radian – “They Look Like Good Strong Hands”
February 23, 2023 Adem Tepedelen
Ohio sludge busters Radian light it up in new video for “They Look Like Strong Hands.”
February 22, 2022 Dutch Pearce
This week Demo:listen comes hurling up from the Gore Vortex with Cincinnati-based pulverizers Nogothula.
Demo:listen: Scab Hag
January 11, 2022 Dutch Pearce
This week’s Demo:listen is perverted by Cincinnati-based death metal sickos Scab Hag.
Album Premiere: Hanging Fortress – Darkness Devours
November 3, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Morbid Midwest wrecking crew Hanging Fortress make their presence known, painfully loud and frighteningly clear, with their debut full-length Darkness Devours. Out Friday, stream it in its entirety right now.
Full Split Stream: Pillärs / Wallcreeper
August 15, 2019 Emily Bellino
Stream the new split from Pillärs and Wallcreeper.
Full Album Stream: From the Hellmouth / Mutilatred – ‘Split’
August 2, 2017 Emily Bellino
Stream the entirety of the brutalizing split between From the Hellmouth and Mutilatred now.
Deciblog Interview: Nunslaughter
January 19, 2015 Justin Norton
Nunslaughter has been recording mandatory underground metal since 1987, a time when extreme metal was largely in retreat and teased hair was the norm. The band has been led for close to three decades by the inimitable Don Of The Dead (Donald Crotsley) a walking metal encyclopedia content to release the bulk of his band’s…
TMaFLH Update: Foul Spirits
January 2, 2015 Daniel Lake
A little more than a year ago, we got in touch with a Kent, Ohio quartet called Foul Spirits who delivered some slimy sludge-death with an EP called Live in Fear. Now the boys have finished recording their full-length album, called Volatile Versatile, and if you’re interested in the kind of redlined destruction offered by bands like Gaza…
The Deciblog Interview: Midnight
October 27, 2014 Justin Norton
Midnight is actually one man. Jamie Walters — a.k.a. Athenar — handles all instruments and vocals. Although the band has been around for more than a decade their profile has risen exponentially since the release of Satanic Royalty. Midnight will likely be lurking around some best of lists for the 2014 follow-up No Mercy For…
Throw Me a Frickin’ Label Hack: Ohio’s Foul Spirits
September 13, 2013 Daniel Lake
Because every day another band records another song. Because 83% of those songs are unlistenable and you can’t be bothered to sift through the dreck. Because metal is about not giving a shit and waking your own personal storm. Because music is universal, expression is boundless, and even indie labels (whatever that means these days)…