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Set Times Announced for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly!

March 22, 2019

Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Los Angels kicks off is just over three weeks, which means it’s time to finalize travel plans and get your tickets. To aid in your planning, Saturday and Sunday set times are now available.


Track Premiere: This is Not an Elephant – ‘Only’

March 22, 2019

There’s “Only” one thing to do: listen to a new song from This is Not an Elephant.


Fallow Heart: Everyone’s a Critic

March 22, 2019

It’s a long way to the top if you wanna… write about extreme metal?

Latest Issue

Full of Hell: Screaming to the Choir

April 2019 [#174]

The Top 20 Decibel Flexis, Queensryche, Carcass plus the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of The Michael Schenker Group’s Assault Attack

Also: Rotting Christ, Metal Church, Misery Index, Devil Master, Phlebotomized and more

Track Premiere: Martelo Negro – ‘Orgias Iniciáticas’

March 22, 2019

Hear a new track from Portuguese black thrash brawlers Martelo Negro off their forthcoming third album right now.

Chris Grigg: “We Dread This Violence; the Dread, Itself, Is Violent.”

March 22, 2019

The Woe frontman tells us about the inspiration for the legendary band’s new release, along with some plans for the near future.

Full Album Stream: Ultra Silvam – “The Spearwound Salvation”

March 21, 2019

Two years after their demo and their Demo:listen feature, Swedish youngbloods Ultra Silvam return with a debut full length of lean, tough, and highly combustible black metal. Check it out now.

Five Times Megadeth Just Absolutely Killed It

March 21, 2019

To celebrate the release of their new anthology collection, we look back at five times Megadeth just absolutely killed it.

Hear an Exclusive Full of Hell Remix by Justin Broadrick Via Decibel Flexi Series

March 21, 2019

Hear and acquire this ultra-rare Full of Hell flexi disc single, featuring an exclusive new track remixed by Godflesh legend Justin Braodrick, via the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!