In our May Premature Evaluation of Deafheaven’s Sunbather, I compared the album to Agalloch’s 2010 LP, Marrow Of The Spirit. In my opinion, Marrow is the best metal album of… More »


Stream Dressed In Streams S/T + Azad Hind (Stereogum Premiere)

Credit: Dressed In Streams - S/T + Azad Hind

Dressed In Streams has quietly amassed a small but extraordinary discography of epic atmospheric black metal over the past year or so. Songs from Dressed In Streams have been featuredMore »

Credit: WATAIN

Earlier this month, I spent a Saturday afternoon at the Brooklyn metal-themed bar Duff’s: a cluttered dive situated in the basement of an apartment building, illuminated even in the daytime… More »

Credit: The Black Market: The Month In Metal - February 2013

Welcome to the Black Market, a new space at Stereogum dedicated to talking about and listening to heavy music. By “heavy music” I mean metal, mostly, although that word is… More »