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Album Of The Week

Album Of The Week: Inter Arma Sulphur English

The dudes who make metal -- even the most searing, scorching, planet-swallowing metal -- are just dudes. (And women.) They are not mythic overlords, kings…
Tom Breihan | April 9, 2019 - 10:53 am

2016 In Review

The 40 Best Metal Albums Of 2016

Let's just put this out there: Metal had a pretty bad 2016. Maybe this is specific to my country, America, which also had a pretty…
Michael Nelson | December 14, 2016 - 10:20 am

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – April 2016

One of the themes that keeps cropping up in this column is the current underground metal scene's creative fertility. I keep turning to this subject…
Doug Moore | April 29, 2016 - 11:59 am

More Inter Arma stories

Inter Arma – “Howling Lands”

Richmond's own Inter Arma are releasing their new album, Sulphur English, in a couple of weeks. It's the follow-up to 2016's Paradise Gallows, which we…
James Rettig | April 2, 2019 - 11:41 am

Inter Arma – “The Atavist’s Meridian”

Virginia doom-rock enthusiasts Inter Arma are out with the third single from their upcoming LP, called Sulphur English. "The Atavist's Meridian" is an absolute monster of a…
Keely Quinlan | March 6, 2019 - 2:00 pm

Inter Arma – “Stillness”

We named Inter Arma's last album, Paradise Gallows, the best metal album of 2016. The Richmond, Virginia band are about to follow it up with…
Peter Helman | February 23, 2019 - 10:17 am

Inter Arma – “Citadel”

Inter Arma's last album, 2016's Paradise Gallows, landed the top spot on our list of best metal albums from that year, and today the Richmond,…
James Rettig | February 12, 2019 - 10:23 am

Inter Arma – “The Paradise Gallows” Video

It was almost a year ago to the day that we first premiered "The Paradise Gallows," the lead single and title track from Inter Arma's…
Michael Nelson | May 2, 2017 - 2:21 pm

Inter Arma – “The Summer Drones” Video

Richmond, Virginia metal band Inter Arma's new album Paradise Gallows comes out today, and they've shared a video for the arid 7-minute track "The Summer…
James Rettig | July 8, 2016 - 12:37 pm

Stream Inter Arma Paradise Gallows

Richmond, Virginia's Inter Arma blend doom, sludge, black metal, and post-metal into huge, atmospheric vistas that shift from smoky psychedelia to crushing heaviness. Their 2013…
Peter Helman | June 30, 2016 - 9:12 am

Inter Arma – “Primordial Wound”

Richmond, Virginia prog-metal warriors Inter Arma will release their new album Paradise Gallows next month, and if you are into vast, expansive heavy-guitar music, you…
Tom Breihan | June 14, 2016 - 10:42 am

Inter Arma – “The Paradise Gallows” (Stereogum Premiere)

Learning a lot about the inner workings of any art form can be a double-edged sword. Knowledge of the arcana that let creative people work…
Doug Moore | May 4, 2016 - 11:00 am

Inter Arma – “Transfiguration”

Richmond, Virginia boasts one of the country's most active and interesting metal scenes, and that community has been cultivated over decades. GWAR hail from RVA,…
Michael Nelson | April 7, 2016 - 1:40 pm


The 50 Best Metal Albums Of 2013

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…
Michael Nelson | December 10, 2013 - 10:33 am

The Black Market

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,…
Michael Nelson | February 27, 2013 - 1:32 pm