Redefining Darkness

Full Album Stream: Wraith – “Undo the Chains”

September 21, 2021

Thrash fans hungry for riffs will find themselves deeply satisfied by Wraith‘s latest album, streaming in full only at Decibel.

Full Album Stream: Black Mass – “Feast at the Forbidden Tree”

September 7, 2021

The latest album from Boston’s own thrash metal masters shows the band’s ability to sound both focused and spontaneous.

Full Album Stream: Alchemy of Flesh – “Ageless Abominations”

August 10, 2021

Alchemy of Flesh worship at Morbid Angel’s altar of madness on their debut album, Ageless Abominations.

Full Album Stream: Tombstoner – ‘Victims of Vile Torture’

July 26, 2021

Hear staten Island death dealers Tombstoner deliver “10 angry bangers that serve as a collective middle finger” to the pandemic.

Full EP Stream: Morbid Breath – “In the Hand of the Reaper”

May 17, 2021

Morbid Breath seeks to “revive that malicious, heavy, and raw 80’s thrash-metal sound” on their new EP, In the Hand of the Reaper.”

Album Premiere: Coffin Mulch – ‘Septic Funeral’

February 22, 2021

“We really just wanted to write some classic death metal with horror-inspired lyrics, all without taking ourselves too seriously!”

Video Premiere: Angerot – ‘Vestiments of Cancer’

November 10, 2020

Watch U.S. death dealers Angerot wear the “Vestiments of Cancer” in their new video.

Full EP Stream: Humanity is Cancer – “Humanity is Cancer”

November 9, 2020

Current and former members of The Faceless, Abigail Williams, Aborted From the Hellmouth and Nunslaughter know that Humanity is Cancer.

Album Premiere: Sarcator – Sarcator

October 27, 2020

Precocious Swedish scorchers Sarcator blast off and leave Earth far behind on their merciless debut self-titled full-length.

Exclusive Premiere: Carnal Ruin – ‘The Damned Lie Rotting’

September 15, 2020

Florida band Carnal Ruin unleash a barrage of old school death metal violence. Hear their killer new EP The Damned Lie Rotting in its entirety right now.

Five For Friday: April 10, 2020

April 10, 2020

This week’s installment of new heavy music comes full of death metal, death metal, death metal and, well, more death metal!

Full Album Stream: Angerot – ‘The Divine Apostate’

March 25, 2020

Death metal faction Angerot ascend from Swedeath homage to the outer limits of imagination on their striking new LP, The Divine Apostate.

Full Demo Stream: Sarcator – ‘Visions of Purgatory’

February 11, 2020

Never mind potential, Sarcator have power from hell. Check out the debut from these precocious Swedish melodeath thrashers in its entirety right now.

Track Premiere: Hot Graves – “Ruination Supremacy”

January 9, 2020

On their new EP Haunted Graves Floridian sonic extremists Hot Graves hit so hard it’s probably illegal in certain states. Hear what we mean on the exclusive premiere of this amalgamated grinder “Ruination Supremacy.”

Drown in Aseptic’s “Cascading Fluids”

January 3, 2020

For fans of classic, 80s-style “cassette death metal” in the vein of old Death and Autopsy, San Jose’s Aseptic is your new capital ship.

Full EP Stream: Mother’s Tomb – ‘Absent Not Dead”

September 26, 2019

Get to know Mother’s Tomb, and their first four tracks of ripping death/thrash via of Absent Not Dead.