Technical Death Metal

Track Premiere: Dark Waters End – ‘Up the Dose’

August 9, 2017 Vince Bellino

“Up the Dose” with progressive death powerhouse Dark Waters End .

Video Premiere: Beyond Grace – ‘Oracle’

May 24, 2017 Vince Bellino

Interpretative dance meets death metal in the new Beyond Grace video.

John Frum

May 22, 2017 Jonathan Horsley

A Stirring in the Noos
Young gods
dB rating: 8/10

Video Premiere: The Summoned – ‘Fractal Patterns’

April 27, 2017 Vince Bellino

Lowell, MA tech-death outfit The Summoned unveil the video for “Fractal Patterns.”

Label Spotlight: Ultimate Massacre Productions

April 24, 2017 Vince Bellino

Get to know underground record label Ultimate Massacre Productions.

Full Album Stream: Vomit Remnants – ‘Hyper Groove Brutality’

April 19, 2017 Vince Bellino

Vomit Remnants stream Hyper Groove Brutality, with more than enough groove and brutality for anyone. 

Artificial Brain

April 17, 2017 Jonathan Horsley

Infrared Horizon
Aye, robot
dB rating: 8/10

Full Album Stream: Desecrate the Faith – ‘Unholy Infestation’

February 27, 2017 Vince Bellino

Texas brutal death dealers Desecrate the Faith return with their sophomore effort, Unholy Infestation, now streaming in full!

Track Premiere: Condemned – ‘Legion’

February 9, 2017 Vince Bellino

Condemned faced a number of lineup changes, but His Divine Shadow has a fuller, more improved sound that can be heard on songs like “Legion.”

Track Premiere: Replacire – ‘Do Not Deviate’

December 15, 2016 Vince Bellino

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

Video Premiere: Wrvth – ‘Cease to Exist’

November 23, 2016 Vince Bellino

WRVTH release an experimental music video to go with their song “Cease to Exist.” 

Video Premiere: Invoking the Abstract – ‘The Summit’

November 1, 2016 Vince Bellino

Invoking the Abstract plays instrumental technical death metal. This is a video of Invoking the Abstract playing instrumental technical death metal. 

Track Premiere: Cognitive – “Birthing the Deformity”

September 15, 2016 Vince Bellino

Cognitive was formed with two ideas in mind: heaviness and intense technicality. On the first taste of their Unique Leader debut, they prove those ideas are still at the forefront of the band. 

Track Premiere: Inanimate Existence Take the ‘Pulse of the Mountain’s Heart’

August 31, 2016 Vince Bellino

Inanimate Existence deliver another taste of their upcoming album, Calling From a Dream. 


August 22, 2016 Rod Smith

The Veil of Control
Dust never sleeps
dB rating: 8/10

Full Album Stream: Lord of War- “Suffer”

July 8, 2016 J. Andrew Zalucky

A precision bomb of extraterrestrial proportions.

Italian Tech-Deathsters Deceptionist Find Themsleves with “Quest for Identity”

May 16, 2016 Albert Mudrian

Deceptionist (which autocorrects to “Receptionist”) answers Italy’s call more for technical death metal. 

Book to Film to Crushing Death Metal Song to Intense Video: Hideous Divinity Premiere

May 3, 2016 James Lewis

Yes, that’s a music video of the title track of an album with the same name as a full-length film rendition of a novel. And Hideous Divinity‘s is no less complex in practice, so go ahead and press play for some brain food (/and bludgeoning).

Full Album Stream: Get Out Your Calculators with Ahtme

March 25, 2016 James Lewis

Crunch some numbers and bash some brain cells with Ahtme (formerly The Roman Holiday).


March 21, 2016 Jesse Chase

Shedders and shredders
dB Rating: 9/10

Album Premiere: Wormed’s “Krighsu”

March 9, 2016 James Lewis

Accelerate your Wednesday to warp ten with this album premiere.

Tasmanian Devils: Exclusive Psycroptic Album Stream!

March 2, 2015 Shawn Macomber

The upcoming self-titled full-length from Tasmanian tech-death wrecking crew Psycroptic really brings the band’s brand of manic, virtuoso brutality to another level. But don’t take our word for it — delve into the entire aural beast below. And then head over to Prosthetic to pre-order yourself a copy of this brain scrambler. Check out the…

Streaming: New Decimation track

October 22, 2014 Justin Norton

If you are a regular Deciblog reader you’re probably wondering why we didn’t call out the new Decimation track name in the headline. Well, let’s just say it’s a bit of a tongue twister: “Devilish Domain Vortex in the Gloom of Wicked Ziggura.” Wait, what? That’s a verbal flourish that would make Willy Wonka proud….

STREAMING: Beyond Creation’s “Earthborn Evolution”

September 10, 2014 Justin Norton

“It’s a testament to the boundless creativity of modern, progressive metal.” That’s what label Season Of Mist is saying about the sophomore album from tech death Quebecers (wrestling joke intended) Beyond Creation. Now, if you’re in the label business these days part of your job is saying good things about your roster so people will…

Behind The Art: Pyrrhon’s The Mother Of Virtues

June 4, 2014 Justin Norton

Caroline Harrison is an artist who sometimes photographs for online music publications. Follow her on Instagram and Twitter. Listen to The Mother Of Virtues and learn more about Pyrrhon. Please double click on the images below to enlarge. — I’ve been the sole visual artist that Pyrrhon has worked with during the nearly six years…

TRACK PREMIERE: Monument of Misanthropy’s “Entering a New State”

December 23, 2013 Sean Frasier

If I commissioned a sculptor to create a monument dedicated to the hatred of mankind, it would probably be a metalhead with hair dangling in front of its eyes, carved from black onyx and brimstone, and “Entering a New State” would be blaring in a continuous loop from a speaker tucked inside the statue’s mouth….