April 1, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Chicago crushers Like Rats don’t look back on Death Monolith.
March 12, 2020 Kevin Stewart-Panko
ITUS’s new EP provides doom with a soaring, melodic edge.
February 20, 2020 Vince Bellino
Listen to a blackened new song from sludge purveyors Witching.
February 11, 2020 Dean Brown
How Hyborian have managed to achieve the difficult-to-master balance of writing complex music within the confines of pretty traditional structures.
January 31, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Check out the video for the opening track “New Ishtar” off the new album from Kansas City psych sludgethrowers Orphans Of Doom.
January 16, 2020 Greg Pratt
Read our interview with Doomed to Fail author JJ Anselmi as well as an exclusive excerpt from the book.
November 13, 2019 Vince Bellino
Left Behind come face to face with threats of Hell on “Eternity of Empty.”
November 4, 2019 Vince Bellino
Left Behind show off their heaviest material yet.
October 25, 2019 Dutch Pearce
Unhinged Chicago rockers Mexican Werewolf unleash their full length today. Hear in its entirety right here.
October 22, 2019 Vince Bellino
Atlanta grind beasts Malevich unleash new album Our Hollow.
October 18, 2019 Dutch Pearce
Check out the debut album from pugnacious Canadian sludge trio Alienatör.
September 27, 2019 Dutch Pearce
Chicago’s Mexican Werewolf slay violent smash‘n’roll. Check out this exclusive track premiere from their forthcoming debut album, Murder House.
September 20, 2019 Dutch Pearce
This week Demo:listen introduces our readers to enigmatic German black doom sludgesmiths Turin Horse.
August 16, 2019 Vince Bellino
Stream a new banger from psychedelic sludge crushers Sorxe right now.
August 1, 2019 Greg Pratt
Mare showed the world how experimental sludge and post-metal should be done with their only release, 2004’s self-titled EP.
June 18, 2019 Vince Bellino
Ex-Weekend Nachos frontman returns with a new Ledge song and album.
May 22, 2019 Sean Frasier
Louisiana crust fiends Pale Misery offer “No Choice” but to listen to their newest blackened ripper.
May 14, 2019 Vince Bellino
Hex Machine fuse noise rock, sludge and Dischord-style punk on “Scimitar Blues.”
May 9, 2019 Kevin Stewart-Panko
“All of us come from very disparate places and try to create music somewhere in between all that.” Wrap your ears around the result, “Shallows.”
April 24, 2019 Sean Frasier
Indiana sludge rockers The Mound Builders celebrate ten loud years with their eponymous LP.
February 28, 2019 Vince Bellino
Sludgy death/doom trio Moros reveal a demoralizing cut from their new album, Weapon.
January 23, 2019 Vince Bellino
Hear a new track from deranged goregrind/death-sludge duo Miscarriage.
December 5, 2018 Sean Frasier
German doom explorers Carrion Mother launch us into space’s pitch-black embrace in their new track, “Schwarzschild.”
October 22, 2018 Vince Bellino
Stream the latest single from grungy UK doom crew OHHMS right now.
October 9, 2018 Vince Bellino
The Atrocity Exhibit experience “The Bitter Aftertaste of Exploitation.”
September 26, 2018 Sean Frasier
Decibel contributors share the bands they’ve seen on stage most, from sludge icons Eyehategod to metal juggernauts Lamb of God.
September 14, 2018 Vince Bellino
India’s Dirge crush with Mayan-inspired doom.
September 13, 2018 Vince Bellino
Got WOORMS? Check out the pulverizing new single from the Louisiana sludge punks.
Worst Ones delve into heavy sludge, goth, industrial, alternative and more on new EP Is It Worth It?
September 11, 2018 Vince Bellino
Stream the new album from blackened sludge upstarts Praise the Plague.