Season of Mist

KEN Mode Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

September 29, 2017

Get an active Decibel Deluxe Subscription by Monday, October 2 at 10AM EST and this exclusive new KEN Mode vinyl single is yours!

Video Premiere: Erdve – ‘Atraja’

September 21, 2017

Dark hardcore outfit Erdve may be new, but they play like an experienced outfit.

The Top 10 Metal Songs About Chains

August 29, 2017

In which we consider the top 10 songs about a quintessential heavy metal topic: chains.

Track Premiere: Auðn – ‘Í Hálmstráið Held’

August 17, 2017

Icelandic atmospheric black metal horde Auðn have upped both the aggression and melody on their sophomore record. Listen to the first song now.

Track Premiere: Leng Tch’e – ‘Gundog Allegiance’

May 24, 2017

Stream the first new music from rabid grinders Leng Tch’e since their last album in 2010. 

Video Premiere: Foscor – ‘Altars’

May 15, 2017

Foscor explore the passage of time in a new music video for “Altars.”

Withered Announce Live DVD, ‘Live In Torment’

March 17, 2017

Live in Torment is Withered‘s first live recording and the first release on guitarist/vocalist Mike Thompson’s Atlanta Grind Productions. Watch the trailer now! 

Track Premiere: Carach Angren – ‘Song For The Dead’

March 15, 2017

A new Carach Angren album is on the way! Listen to first track, “Song for the Dead” now.

TRAUMA, ASSAULT, & SONIC “MACHINATIONS”: HARK INTERVIEW AND FULL ALBUM STREAM

February 22, 2017

The sludge-heavy stoner rock of Hark takes on myriad new dimensions throughout the Welsh quartet’s exapansive, high-octane sophomore full-length Machinations, out later this week via Season of MistDecibel recently interrogated guitarist/vocalist Jimbob Issac about the brutal and harrowing personal roots of the album’s thematic content, finding the unlikely inspirational sweet spot between Azeaila Banks, S.O.D., Unsane and Stevie Ray Vaughan, and the way playing large, prestigious festivals can expand a band’s sense of what is possible.

Full Album Stream: Benighted – ‘Necrobreed’

February 16, 2017

Benighted unleash a grinding death metal assault against you on their new album, Necrobreed. 

Track Premiere: Necrowretch – ‘Sprawl Of Sin’

January 18, 2017

Necrowretch deliver the first ripping song off of Satanic Slavery, their newly-announced full-length. 

Track Premiere: Nightbringer – “Serpent Sun”

January 11, 2017

“Serpent Sun” comes off Nightbringer’s upcoming Terra Damanata.

Windswept (ft. Drudkh’s Roman Sayenko) debut epic new track

January 5, 2017

Drudkh main man gets back to black metal basics with new project Windswept. Hear the first new track here. 

Track Premiere: Replacire – ‘Do Not Deviate’

December 15, 2016

Replacire is a noun to describe when your calculator figures out that songs need memorable riffs and interesting melodies. 

Track Premiere: Nidingr – ‘Surtr’

November 22, 2016

Nidingr say they were going for a simplified, yet equally as intense sound this time around. 

Track Premiere: The Great Old Ones – “The Shadow Over Innsmouth”

November 3, 2016

Violently aggressive. Atmospheric. Unsettling. What do those words have in common? They could all be used to describe “The Shadow Over Innsmouth,” the first single from The Great Old Ones’ new record, EOD: A Tale Of Dark Legacy