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Tickets ON SALE NOW for the Decibel Magazine Tour 2023 Featuring DARK FUNERAL, CATTLE DECAPITATION, 200 STAB WOUNDS and BLACKBRAID!

February 3, 2023

At 10am local time, you can nab tickets to the 2023 Decibel Magazine Tour, kicking off in May with Dark Funeral, Cattle Decapitation, 200 Stab Wounds and Blackbraid.


VENOMOUS CONCEPT Release “Fractured” Video, Pre-Orders For ‘The Good Ship Lollipop’ Available

February 1, 2023

Venomous Concept, featuring Kevin Sharp (Lock Up, ex-Brutal Truth) and Shane Embury (Napalm Death/Brujeria/et al), premiere new single “Fractured!” Watch the video NOW!


5 Records You Probably Forgot Are Turning 15 in 2023

January 9, 2023

If you remember when these albums came out, it probably hurts to bang your head.

Latest Issue

All Out War

March 2023 [#220]

Includes exclusive limited edition Strigoi flexi disc

Featuring: Memoriam, Sanguisugabogg, Insomnium, Metal & Beer Fest: Denver 2022 reviewed, the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of The Crown’s Deathrace King, Ulthar, Contrarian and more

Five For Friday: February 3, 2023

February 3, 2023

This week’s roundup of new releases includes the latest from All Out War, Sanguisugabogg, Act of Impalement and more!

Track Premiere: Negative Blast – “Egghead”

February 2, 2023

Hear San Diego punk noiseniks Negative Blast shake it but don’t break it on new single “Egghead.”

Video Premiere: Mawiza – Mapuche Ül Metal Documentary

February 2, 2023

Mapuche nation metalheads Mawiza share how their music strengthens ancestral bonds in this inspiring short documentary.

Pre-Order ÚLFÚÐ’s Debut Album ‘Of Existential Distortion’ on Decibel-Exclusive Vinyl RIGHT NOW!

February 2, 2023

We have just 108 copies of Úlfúð‘s stunning black/death debut, Of Existential Distortion, on Decibel exclusive deep blue and cobalt swirled vinyl!

Album Premiere: Horrible Earth – ‘Weakened By Civilization’

February 1, 2023

Hear Boston powerviolence/grindcore attack Horrible Earth accelerate the end times on their new record, Weakened By Civilization.

Video Premiere: Damien Done – “Pray For Me”

January 31, 2023

Hardcore lifer Damien Moyal (ex Morning Again, Shai Hulud, Culture, As Friends Rust) gets his sad on in the new Damien Done video, “Pray For Me.”

Track Premiere: Digital Negative – ‘The Floor’

January 31, 2023

Hear Richard “The Grindfather” Johnson become “The Electrouncle” on new electronic project Digital Negative.

Blast Worship: Abyssal Worm

January 31, 2023

For a change of (still fast) pace, Blast Worship investigates the thoroughly not sketchy, crust-fueled blast beats of Germans Abyssal Worm.