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Decibel Books Announces ‘The Decibel Hall of Fame: Anthology Vol I & Vol IV!’ Pre-Order NOW!

July 19, 2024

The definitive behind-the-scenes histories of 50 of the greatest miracles of metal creation now immortalized in Volume I and Volume IV of Decibel Hall of Fame Anthologies.


Track Premiere: Rot Coven – ‘Inverted Chasm’

July 18, 2024

Rot Coven push death-sludge to its extreme on this excerpt from their new album.


The Next Wave of American Darkness: A Look at USBM’s Best New Bands

July 3, 2024

In which Krieg’s frontman focuses on Prayer Position, Black Sorcery, Gates of Dawn and the latest rising wave of American Black Metal.

Latest Issue


September 2024 [#239]

Includes exclusive limited edition Crypt Sermon flexi disc

Decibel’s 20th Anniversary Show Issue: Bloody Good Show! Also: Geezer Butler, Nile, Orange Goblin, Fulci, the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of Deathevokation’s The Chalice of Ages and more

EP Premiere: Onchocerciasis Esophagogastroduodenoscopy – “The Fallen Lament”

July 18, 2024

The Fallen Lament features artwork by The Popuko, whose personal illustration perfectly encapsulates the EP’s cosmic horror theme. Get a head start on spinning it now, and until it officially drops. 

Video Premiere: Mausoleum – “Curse of the Tomb”

July 18, 2024

Romero-inspired death metallers Mausoleum preview their new LP, Defiling the Decay out this Friday with the video for “Curse of the Tomb.”

Track Premiere: Mekigah – “Broken Rhythm Pressure”

July 17, 2024

Australian aural insanity demons Mekigah are back with “Broken Rhythm Pressure” – a haunting preview of their upcoming album, To Hold Onto A Heartless Heart, set for release in August via Aesthetic Death.

Full Album Stream: Thousand Limbs – “The Aurochs”

July 16, 2024

New Zealand post-metal outfit Thousand Limbs channel doom and post-metal on their debut album.

Track Premiere: Dusk Shrine’s “Torn Forest” is Glorious One-Man Black Metal

July 15, 2024

USBM project Dusk Shrine unleash the stunning “Torn Forest” from their forthcoming Celestial Trauma LP.

Video Premiere: Stress Test – ‘Bastard Behavior’

July 15, 2024

Unto Others’ Brandon Hill embraces the thrashy side of punk in new band Stress Test.

Decibel’s 20th Anniversary Show Issue, featuring AUTOPSY, Is Available Now!

July 15, 2024

Next month Autopsy will celebrate their first-ever Philadelphia appearance as part of Decibel’s 20th Anniversary Show, but you don’t have to wait that long to read death metal legends’ first-ever Decibel cover story, because it’s available now!

Five For Friday: July 12, 2024

July 12, 2024

This week’s new metal releases include the latest from Pestilent Death, Krallice, Cranial Disorder and more!

Now Available: The Official Decibel Magazine Baby Onesie!

July 12, 2024

Keep your little future hesher warm and cuddly with the first-ever official Decibel magazine onesie! We can’t prevent the inevitable diaper blowouts, but this 100% cotton baby suit preserves original sin and is a defense shield against newborn falseness.