In case you haven’t been scouring Bandcamp religiously like I do, here are 5 of the best death metal albums from the past month. Testimony Records is killing it with 2 new albums from Slithering Decay and Temple of Dread. Grave Miasma is good as always, and Aschenvater enters the ring with some Warhammer 40k-themed old-school death metal.
Grave Miasma – Abyss of Wrathful Deities
Released May 14, 2021 on Dark Descent.
Slithering Decay – Aeons Untold
Released May 21 on Testimony Records
Temple of Dread – Hades Unleashed
Releasing July 23 on Testimony Records. The full album hasn’t been released yet, but you can listen to one song that’s available.
Aschenvater – Landungsfeldmassaker
Released April 30
Warhammer 40k-themed old-school death metal
Fōr – The Life Feeding Flame
Released May 11 on Nihilistic Noise Propaganda
Blackened death/doom metal.