THE CONVALESCENCE Joins The Unique Leader Records Roster; Band To Support Testament, Sepultura, And Prong On Tour Next Month

Ohio death metal/deathcore unit THE CONVALESCENCE is the latest addition to the Unique Leader Record roster for the release of their as-yet-untitled full-length later this year. Delivering brutal riffs and dark imagery, the Toledo-born six-piece was forged in 2011 and Read More …

ISENORDAL: Metal Injection Streams Shores Of Mourning Debut From Black Funeral Doom/Neofolk Collective; Record Out NOW!

Metal Injection is currently streaming Shores Of Mourning, the stunning debut full-length from black funeral doom/neofolk collective ISENORDAL, which currently features within its ranks members of Endorphins Lost, Wilt, and Thunder Grey Pilgrim. Issues Metal Injection of the offering, “It’s Read More …

Roundup From The Compound – March 27th, 2017

GHOST BATH: Atmospheric Black Metallers Premiere “Ambrosial” From Forthcoming Starmourner Full-Length – Starmourner is the forthcoming full-length from atmospheric black metallers GHOST BATH. Set for release on April 21st via Nuclear Blast Entertainment, the twelve-track offering and second was recorded, Read More …

MAYHEM: Norwegian Black Metal Icons Kick Off Purgatorium Europæ Septentrionalis MMXVII Tour

“De Mysteriis… stands tall to this day. For one of the most prominent names in the black metal scene… it’s amazing how challenging and terrifying MAYHEM still feel and when channeling the energies of this record; the result is beautifully hellish.” Read More …

GRIDFAILURE: Hostile Alchemy Out Now And Streaming; All March/April Orders To Plant A Tree

NYC-area experimental project GRIDFAILURE has just released Hostile Alchemy, a nine-track soundtrack to a crumbling political world order, a dying ecosystem, and a worldwide race to thermonuclear apocalypse, the album constructed during the 2016 US election cycle. With oppressing instrumentation Read More …

FUCK YOU PAY ME: Decibel Premieres Dumbed Down Full-Length From Cleveland Hardcore Squad In Its Entirety; Record To Drop Tomorrow Via Tankcrimes

“Dumbed Down is a wild and out of control shot of blistering hardcore. It rages and burns with an energy of a band half its age. This one kills. Don’t miss out…” – New Noise Magazine Dumbed Down, the forthcoming full-length Read More …

ALL OUT WAR To Headline Bozzfest Benefit With Anicon, Die Choking, And Insect Ark In Brooklyn This Friday; New Album Nears Completion

Veteran New York metal/hardcore outfit ALL OUT WAR is set to headline a special one-off show in Brooklyn tomorrow – Friday, March 24th – the event dubbed Bozzfest, as a benefit for longtime Decibel contributor David Shawn Bosler. Over the Read More …

HIDEOUS DIVINITY: Italian Death Metal Act Unleashes “Angel Of Revolution” From Forthcoming Adveniens Full-Length

“The breathtaking drum fusillade, the hair-raising howl, and the blazing riff storm that begin the song are an immediate adrenaline injection, and there is no relenting after that… a pure death metal firestorm.” – No Clean Singing on “Angel Of Read More …

ARTIFICIAL BRAIN Premieres Track To Profound Lore-Bound Infrared Horizon LP Featuring Trevor Strnad Of The Black Dahlia Murder Via Metal Injection

[photo by Amy Mills] Long Island-based sci-fi death metal quintet ARTIFICIAL BRAIN has debuted the title track to their impending Infrared Horizon album, which is nearing release through Profound Lore Records in late April. “Infrared Horizon,” featuring Trevor Strnad of Read More …