Track Premiere: Katavasia “The Tyrant”
August 3, 2020 Chris Dick
Katavasia unveil new song “Tyrant” from Magnus Venator. Streaming Hellenic horror at Decibel!
Full EP Stream: Yoth Iria – ‘Under His Sway’
January 13, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Hail the advent of Yoth Iria, a new force of Hellenic black metal from Jim “Mutilator” (ex-Rotting Christ, ex-Varathron), and featuring members of Necromantia & Lucifer’s Child. Hear debut EP Under His Sway.
Album Premiere: Funeral Storm “Arcane Mysteries”
May 27, 2019 Chris Dick
Greek black metal trio Funeral Storm–featuring Varathron’s Necroabyssious–stream debut full-length, Arcane Mysteries, at Decibel.
Varathron’s “His Majesty at the Swamp” Inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame
May 1, 2019 Emily Bellino
Varathron‘s 1993 classic, His Majesty at the Swamp, is inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame.
Varathron – “His Majesty at the Swamp”
April 29, 2019 Dutch Pearce
Varathron‘s His Majesty at the Swamp enters the Decibel Hall of Fame.
Video Premiere: Varathron ‘Remnants of the Dark Testament’
June 14, 2018 Chris Dick
Veteran Greek black metallers premiere new controversial video for “Remnants of the Dark Testament.”
Album Review: Varathron – “Patriarchs of Evil”
April 17, 2018 Dutch Pearce
Varathron‘s Patriarchs of Evil is our Best New Noise.
STREAMING: Varathron “Untrodden Corridors of Hades” + Stefan Necroabyssious interviewed
November 19, 2014 Chris Dick
** Greek black metal legends, Varathron, are readying new album, Untrodden Corridors of Hades, for the blackest of legions. We summoned our inner Hellas and ancient spirit to commanded lead Varathron sorcerer Stefan Necroabyssious to answer important questions as a preface to the streaming premiere of the entire “Untrodden Corridors of Hades” album. What was…
STREAMING: Dodsferd “Your Kingdom Was Built in a Lie”
April 5, 2011 Chris Dick
Greek grape-leaf dolmas rule. So too does Greek black metal. Stretching as far back as Rotting Christ, Varathron, Necromantia, Zemial, Thou Art Lord, Greece’s storied black metal history rivals the Norwegians. In fact, the Norwegians were heavily informed by the extreme sounds of the Mediterranean. Not to dwell on the past too much, we’ve brought…