Full Album Premiere: Appalling ‘Sacrilege’
November 28, 2022 Chris Dick
American death metallers Appalling crush the cenotaph on new album, Sacrilege, via Personal Records. Streaming at Decibel now!
Track Premiere: Hibernus Mortis “Enshrined In Spiritual Atrophy”
October 24, 2022 Chris Dick
Florida death metallers Hibernus Mortis savage tongues and smash brains on new streaming track “Enshrined In Spiritual Atrophy.”
Track Premiere: Mother of Graves “Tears Like Wine”
August 15, 2022 Chris Dick
Indiana-based death-doom metallers Mother of Graves summon rapture on new track “Tears Like Wine” off new album, Where the Shadows Adorn. Streaming bravely at Decibel!
Track Premiere: Vrenth ‘Succumb to Chaos’
August 8, 2022 Chris Dick
American death metallers Vrenth smell like carrion on new track “Succumb to Chaos.” And smelling is good… Death to false metal!
Track Premiere: Extermination Day “Kill (Like a Motherfucker)”
July 4, 2022 Chris Dick
Minnesota-based heavy rock act Extermination Day premiere “Kill (Like a Motherfucker)” off their debut album Be the Consequence at Decibel.
Q&A: Temple of Void’s Alex Awn And Mike Erdody Paint The World Doom
June 27, 2022 Chris Dick
Temple of Void‘s Alex Awn And Mike Erdody talk death-doom, Warhammer 40K, and new album Summoning the Slayer.
Q&A: Paul Masvidal Explores The Renewel Of Æon Spoke (Aeon Spoke)
May 9, 2022 Chris Dick
Paul Masvidal (Cynic) finds rebirth in the Season of Mist reissue of the final Æon Spoke (Aeon Spoke) full-length.
Full Demo Premiere: Vengeance Horde – Vengeance Horde
May 6, 2022 Dutch Pearce
US black/death executioners Vengeance Horde beckon you to the chopping block to receive their self-titled demo of axe-swinging brutality.
Track Premiere: Red Mesa – “Forest Cathedral”
April 25, 2022 Chris Dick
Albuquerque-based desert rock outfit Red Mesa release new single “Forest Cathedral” via Desert Records. Only Red Mesa’s New Mexico flow is real!
Bastard Tip Off Top 5 Bastards
April 11, 2022 Chris Dick
Thrashing black scoundrels Bastard list their Top 5 Motörhead bastards. New album, Rotten Blood, out now via Distortion Music Group.
Track Premiere: Old Spirit “Snow Leopard”
February 28, 2022 Chris Dick
Multi-instrumentalist Jason Hartman (Vanishing Kids, Night Eyez, Jex Thoth) weirds out heavily in Old Spirit. Streaming “Snow Leopard” now!
Track Premiere: Twisted Tower Dire ‘The Reflecting Pool’
February 17, 2022 Chris Dick
American power metal stalwarts Twisted Tower Dire dig up old bones on ‘Reflecting Pool’ from Crest of the Martyrs Demos (Nameless Grave).
Track Premiere: Night Eyez “Sunset”
February 14, 2022 Chris Dick
Jason Hartman (Vanishing Kids) trips into the digital fantastic on new song “Sunset”. New album out March 18 on Bright As Night Records.
NITE’s Top 5 Sci-fi Films
February 7, 2022 Chris Dick
San Francisco-based blackened heavy metal outfit NITE list their Top 5 movies. New album, Voices of the Kronian Moon, out March 25th on Season of Mist.
Track Premiere: Hemotoxin “Crystal Mountain” (Death)
December 8, 2021 Chris Dick
California-based progressive death metallers Hemotoxin
Demo:listen: Accursed Womb
November 16, 2021 Dutch Pearce
This week Demo:listen rots with US-based death/doom trio Accursed Womb.
Full Album Premiere: Hour of 13 – ‘Black Magick Rites’
August 25, 2021 Chris Dick
American doom/deathrock outfit Hour Of 13 unveil new album, “Black Magick Rites,” via Shadow Kingdom Records. Streaming only at Decibel!
Track Premiere: Solstice “Ignite”
April 12, 2021 Chris Dick
Florida death/thrash legends Solstice spark personal resolve on new track “Ignite.” Streaming faster and harder at Decibel!
January 8, 2021 Dutch Pearce
This week’s Demo:listen follows the trail of USBM nightcrawler Saidan.
Track Premiere: Red Mesa “Disharmonious Unlife” (feat. Wino)
June 8, 2020 Chris Dick
New Mexico-based heavy rock trio Red Mesa unveil new track, “Disharmonious Unlife,” featuring Wino, at Decibel.
Track Premiere: Black Funeral – ‘The Vampyric Rabisu at the Threshold’
June 1, 2020 Chris Dick
Storied USBM act Black Funeral dig up ancient Sumerian artifacts on new song, “The Vampyric Rabisu at the Threshold”. Streaming now, only at Decibel.
Album Premiere: Göden – ‘Beyond Darkness’
May 4, 2020 Chris Dick
Göden, featuring Winter members, prolongs misery, suffering, and pain on new album, Beyond Darkness. Streaming now in full only at Decibel!
Deathwhite’s Five Most Haunted Places in Pittsburgh
March 9, 2020 Chris Dick
Pittsburgh-based melodic doom act Deathwhite reveal the Top 5 Most Haunted Places in Pittsburgh. New album, Grave Image, is out now on Season of Mist.
Album Premiere: Visceral Disgorge ‘Slithering Evisceration’
September 12, 2019 Chris Dick
Charm City death metallers Visceral Disgorge unleash the gore on new album, “Slithering Evisceration,” their first for Agonia Records.
The Offering’s Alexander Richichi & Nishad George Invite You Into Their Home
August 19, 2019 Chris Dick
Boston-based extreme metallers The Offering offer up vocalist Alexander Richichi and guitarist Nishad George for interview.
Joseph Michael (Witherfall, Sanctuary) Lists Top 5 Albums That Influenced His Vocals
July 29, 2019 Chris Dick
Heavy metal vocalist Joseph Michael (Witherfall, Sanctuary) lists his Top 5 albums that influenced his singing ability and style.
Q&A: Aaron Charles of Falls of Rauros Vows to Conquer the Ocean
July 22, 2019 Chris Dick
Aaron Charles of Falls of Rauros is interviewed by Decibel Magazine for new album, Patterns in Mythology, out now on Gilead Media.
Album Premiere: Nunslaughter “Antichrist”
July 15, 2019 Chris Dick
Prolific Midwestern death metal combo Nunslaughter stream new EP, “Antichrist,” on Portugal’s Helldprod Records.
Q&A: Bob Bagchus & Vincent Crowley Shotgun Reality From Infidel Reich
July 1, 2019 Chris Dick
An interview with Infidel Reich‘s Bob Bagchus and Vincent Crowley about their “controversial” new album, Reichenstein. Out September 2019 on Helter Skelter Productions.
Decibel’s Top 5 Thrash Metal Cover Songs
June 10, 2019 Chris Dick
In which we explore the best of the ’80s thrash metal cover brigade.