Sludge

Video Premiere: OHHMS – ‘Shambles’

October 22, 2018

Stream the latest single from grungy UK doom crew OHHMS right now.

Decibel Contributor Roundtable: What band have you seen most live?

September 26, 2018

Decibel contributors share the bands they’ve seen on stage most, from sludge icons Eyehategod to metal juggernauts Lamb of God.

Track Premiere: WOORMS – ‘Mouth is a Wound’

September 13, 2018

Got WOORMS? Check out the pulverizing new single from the Louisiana sludge punks.

Full EP Stream: Worst Ones – ‘Is It Worth It?’

September 13, 2018

Worst Ones delve into heavy sludge, goth, industrial, alternative and more on new EP Is It Worth It?

Mantar to Release Exclusive New Track via Decibel Flexi Series!

August 29, 2018

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Tuesday, September 4 to obtain a HIGHLY LIMITED Mantar flexi disc!

No Corporate Beer: Easy Evil

August 16, 2018

Alaska’s finest and funkiest brewery, Anchorage, pays tribute to Washington’s finest and funkiest stoner/doom trio, Mos Generator.

Full Album Stream: KITE – The All Penetrating Silence

June 6, 2018

Norwegian post-metal doom-bringers KITE loudly pursue a quiet place on their The All Penetrating Silence EP.

Video Premiere & Interview: Dopethrone – ‘Killdozer’

May 7, 2018

Stream a new song and read a new interview with Canadian sludge/doom heavyweights Dopethrone now.

Crawl/Leviathan Split: Spilling Tears Into the Forge of Hate

February 23, 2018

Check out the new split with Crawl and Leviathan for two equally horrifying takes on humanity’s nightmares.

Track Premiere: Beldam – ‘Carrion Feast’

January 10, 2018

Stream a crushingly heavy new song from Seattle-based sludge practitioners Beldam now.

Track Premiere: Clamfight – ‘Echoes in Stone’

January 3, 2018

In under eight minutes, New Jersey sludge rockers Clamfight craft an epic tale of one location’s historical and supernatural transformation in “Echoes in Stone.”

Track Premiere: BongCauldron’s ‘Bury Your Axe in the Crania of Lesser Men’

November 22, 2017

UK troublemakers BongCauldron bring the sludge and the fuzz in the skull-splitting premiere of “Bury Your Axe in the Crania of Lesser Men.”

Owlcrusher

October 13, 2017

Owlcrusher are Decibel‘s Best New Noise.

Get Out of Print Kreator, Eyehategod & Black Dahlia Murder Vinyl!

August 11, 2017

Get FIVE rare BONUS singles from the Decibel Flexi Series when you order this special Decibel subscription. For a limited time only!

Streaming: High Priest Kill Your Buzz with “Grail Sludge”

July 19, 2017

Virginian pit-stirrers High Priest blast out hardcore/grind extinction sermons on their ferocious Grail Sludge EP.

Crowbar – “Odd Fellows Rest”

June 8, 2017

By 1998, New Orleans metal heavyweights Crowbar had already released four fantastic sludge albums. But when it came time to start writing their fifth, the band knew they were on to something different

Track Premiere: Timeworn – ‘Night Of Owls’

May 11, 2017

Timeworn are aggressive as they are atmospheric on new song “Night of Owls.”

In The Company of Serpents

April 10, 2017

Ain-Soph Aur
Denver doom/sludge duo wax ecstatic, cowboy-style
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