January 13, 2022 Vince Bellino
Abhoria share the video for “Sunless,” the closing track from their eponymous debut album.
January 10, 2022 Daniel Lake
Watch recently resurrected symphonic USBM powerhouse Ceremonial Castings (ft. members of Uada) honor their 25th anniversary with a re-recorded classic.
December 28, 2021 Neill Jameson
In which Krieg’s frontman focuses on Grinning Death’s Head, Calvary, Pan-Amerikan Native Front and the rising new wave of American Black Metal.
November 29, 2021 Decibel Magazine
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October 26, 2021 Dutch Pearce
An exclusive and early stream of The Crucible, the fearless debut full-length from Chicago-based USBM entity Threshing Spirit.
September 22, 2021 Dutch Pearce
This week Demo:listen gets the full scoop on Hymns of the Woodland, the debut full-length recording from new USBM duo Grot.
September 14, 2021 Dutch Pearce
Get ready for Alghol’s forthcoming reign with this exclusive premiere of The Osseous Key, the debut full-length from the Maine-based one-man black metal band.
September 7, 2021 Dutch Pearce
This week Demo:listen introduces Temple of Gorgon, a fierce new USBM entity from Los Angeles.
August 13, 2021 Decibel Magazine
Between now and Sunday at 11:59 PM ET, all books in the Decibel webstore, including USBM, Rotting Ways to Misery, Choosing Death and more will be 17% off. Happy birthday to us, happy savings to you!
July 8, 2021 Albert Mudrian
Hear and acquire this previously unreleased Nachtmystium flexi disc single, featuring a lost track from 2006, available as part of the Decibel Flexi Series.
July 8, 2021 Justin Norton
Nachtmystium‘s USBM landmark, Instinct: Decay, gets a Decibel Hall of Fame induction
July 7, 2021 Sean Frasier
Unendlich’s scythe-swinging riffs shape misery into majesty on the USBM project’s new LP, Paradox of a Broken World.
June 23, 2021 Decibel Magazine
Pacific Northwest atmospheric black metal titans Wolves in the Throne Room return to the cover of the Decibel as the centerpiece of a USBM-heavy August issue.
June 17, 2021 Chris Dick
Mysterious American black metallers Waerloga delight our mid-’90s black metal preferences with new EP, “Liar / Enemy.” Streaming now!
June 10, 2021 Decibel Magazine
Coming in at a scarce 250 units, the Black & Gold splatter on Bone White variant of Primordial Arcana comes on a standard weight record and is only available right here via the Decibel webstore.
June 4, 2021 Decibel Magazine
Some 15 years after its recording, the Decibel Flexi Series releases an unearthed, never-before-heard Nachtmystium song “Chemical Catharsis” from the Instinct: Decay sessions.
January 8, 2021 Dutch Pearce
This week’s Demo:listen follows the trail of USBM nightcrawler Saidan.
December 22, 2020 Dutch Pearce
USBM’s new sovereigness Hulder slays unholy black metal and sings for the people on the latest single from her forthcoming debut album Godslastering: Hymns of a Forlorn Peasantry.
December 4, 2020 Dutch Pearce
USBM insurgents Unshriven Aghast take this week’s Demo:listen hostage to debut their 3-song demo Beacons of Revolt.
November 30, 2020 Decibel Magazine
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November 24, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Read our second and final book excerpt, this time focusing on the early days of American black metal cult legends Profanatica, and order your copy of USBM now.
November 10, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Daniel Lake sits down with Tombs frontman and ‘Metal Matters’ podcast host Mike Hill to discuss the process of assembling the new book, USBM: A Revolution of Identity in American Black Metal.
October 28, 2020 Decibel Magazine
This exclusive from Decibel‘s new book, USBM: A Revolution of Identity in American Black Metal, explores the misogynist and racist behavior and other character flaws of some of USBM’s most prominent artists.
October 20, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Wake up screaming in “Anguish Cradle,” from Chapter III: The Void God, the forthcoming full-length by black-cloaked USBM duo Shaidar Logoth.
October 16, 2020 Decibel Magazine
USBM: A Revolution of Identity in American Black Metal, the new 544-page hardcover from Decibel Books featuring a foreword from Tom Gabriel Warrior, is available for pre-order now.
October 2, 2020 Dutch Pearce
This week Demo:listen gets to know – or at least tries to get to know – anonymous stateside black metal duo Fire Magic.
September 28, 2020 Vince Bellino
Hear USBM institution Tombs heat things up in the “Bone Furnace.”
August 13, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Draugr, the multi-instrumentalist of the U.S. black metal bands Galdr, Ancalagon and Obscurum, pens an op-ed on his anti-racist political awakening in underground black metal.
August 12, 2020 Albert Mudrian
We have a limited number of advance copies of the October issue of Decibel available now exclusively in in the Decibel webstore. Don’t blow it.
July 31, 2020 Dutch Pearce
This week on Demo:listen USBM trio Khar Sulde raise high their Black Banners of Cosmic War.