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KILL SCREEN 037: Brittney Slayes of UNLEASH THE ARCHERS is Raising a Gaming Army

May 22, 2024

Whether with her fans on Discord or right at home with her daughter, the vocalist tells tale of her powerful love of nerd culture.

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Video Premiere: Feldspar – “Cobblestones”

May 23, 2024

Italian rock/post-hardcore band Feldspar are preparing to release their debut album later this year via TTK Records. To grease those wheels, we’ve got the single and video for “Cobblestones.” 

Editorial

Slayer’s Debut “Show No Mercy” Turns 40

December 4, 2023

There was once a metal world without Slayer, as hard as that is to imagine. That world changed forever with this album. Show No Mercy is a giant’s first loud footstep.

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Gatecreeper

July 2024 [#237]

Includes exclusive limited edition Undergang flexi disc

Darkness Rising! Also: High on Fire, Metal & Beer Fest: Philly 2024 Reviewed, Umbra Vitae, Ulcerate, the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of The Obsessed’s Lunar Womb and more

Album Premiere: Bleakheart – ‘Silver Pulse’

May 22, 2024

Hear Denver doom provocateurs Bleakheart (featuring members of Vermin Womb, Dreadnought and Oryx) return with new LP, Silver Pulse.

Full Album Stream: Moral Putrefaction – “Moral Putrefaction”

May 21, 2024

Indian death dealers Moral Putrefaction reveal their debut album after nearly a decade of existence.

Blast Worship: Pavel Chekov

May 21, 2024

If you like muddy, dirt-covered grindviolence in the same vein as Triac, then you need to check out Pavel Chekov.

Five For Friday: May 17, 2024

May 17, 2024

This week’s set of new releases include the latest deadly doses of heavy from Gatecreeper, Tzompantli, Extinguish and more!

PRE-ORDER NOW: AGALLOCH’s ‘The Mantle’ on Decibel-Exclusive Vinyl! LIMITED QUANTITIES!

May 17, 2024

We have only 200 copies available of Agalloch‘s Hall of Fame-inducted The Mantle on Decibel-exclusive 2xLP Translucent Orange vinyl!

Track Premiere: L.M.I. – ‘Dead Channel Thirst’

May 16, 2024

Philly-area punks L.M.I. get noisy and heavy on “Dead Channel Thirst.”

Track Premiere: Derelict – “Versus Entropy”

May 16, 2024

After a dozen-year hiatus, hear Montréal melodic tech-death dealers Derelict return with new single, “Versus Entropy.” Their album of the same name is out June 21.