USBM

Premieres

Cloak's Southern Gothic Debut Is Full of Heavy Metal Magic

The Atlanta quartet alchemize black metal, traditional metal, and melodeath on their stunning Season of Mist debut, which we're streaming in full here.
Kim Kelly
11.7.17
Interviews

Yellow Eyes' New Black Metal Tour de Force Is Inspired by the Siberian Wilderness

Stream NYC quartet's new album, 'Immersion Trench Reveriem,' and read our interview about wild dogs, social media, and black metal as spiritual war.
Ben Handelman
10.20.17
Premieres

NYC Black Metallers Belus are Reborn on 'Apophenia'

The trio's Vendetta Records debut is gnarled and complex, spanning black metal, doom, and even a little rock 'n' roll.
Kim Kelly
10.12.17
Premieres

Forest of Tygers and Anicon's New Split Is Peak American Black Metal Fury

Stream the ferocious new split from these underground upstarts, out October 10 on Acteon Records.
Cheryl Carter
10.2.17
Premieres

Escape the Summer Heat with Tyrannosorceress's Ice-Cold Black Metal

Stream the Dallas black metal upstarts' promising, frosty debut album, 'Shattering Light's Creation,' out June 23 via Tofu Carnage.
Kim Kelly
6.20.17
Premieres

Black Metal, Doom, and Death Collide on Skyeater's Debut, 'The Maw of Time'

Post-Crowhurst, the four musicians behind this new California black metal doom cult are already slaying
Kim Kelly
6.5.17
Premieres

Ails Channels the Ghost of Ludicra with a Chilling New Track,"Dead Metaphors"

Listen to a track from former Ludicra members Laurie Sue Shanaman​ and Christy Cather's intriguing new black/death project
Kim Kelly
4.11.17
Premieres

USBM Greats Woe Have Returned with a Vengeance

Stream the black metal quartet's viciously political new album (and Vendetta Records debut) 'Hope Attrition'
Kim Kelly
3.6.17
Premieres

Sallow Welcome Winter with Their Starkly Lovely New Album, 'The Great Work'

Stream the atmospheric USBM upstarts' debut for German label SickManGettingSick.
Kim Kelly
12.16.16
Premieres

Portland's Uada Pays Tribute to the Swedish Black Metal Classics on 'Devoid of Light'

Drink in the raw melodies of this rising Northwestern black metal crew's debut album, out April 8 via Eisenwald.
Kim Kelly
4.4.16
Premieres

PREMIERE: USBM Stalwarts Manticore are "Black Sheep Amongst the Wolves"

Stream side A of 'Depraved Sacraments,' a Satanic new split between black metal OGs Manticore and Ritual Slaughter.
Noisey Staff
10.22.15
Holy Shit

Feel Nature Wither Around You with Panopticon's New Album "Autumn Eternal"

Tradition and heaviness in tandem.
John Hill
10.16.15
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