Featured Sarpanitum stories

2015 In Review

The 50 Best Metal Albums Of 2015

If we're just talking about the music -- and isn't that, like, the thing we're talking about here? -- then 2015 was a great year…
Michael Nelson | December 10, 2015 - 10:20 am

The Black Market

The Black Market: The Month In Metal – January 2015

Coming into the new year, the five guys who curate the Black Market -- Ian Chainey, Aaron Lariviere, Wyatt Marshall, Doug Moore, and me --…
Michael Nelson | January 28, 2015 - 12:39 pm

More Sarpanitum stories

Sarpanitum – “By Virtuous Reclamation” (Stereogum Premiere)

The term "old-school death metal" usually comes with a particular connotation. It typically describes a handful of related approaches established by (mostly) American and Scandinavian…
Doug Moore | February 4, 2015 - 10:50 am