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Triptykon, Uada, Tombs Added to Final Lineup of Decibel Metal & Beer Fest: Philly, All Tickets on Sale Now

December 7, 2018

All ticket options (including a “Metal & Beer” ticket limited to 500 tickets, which gives you access to pours from all of the breweries) are ON SALE NOW! For tickets and daily line-ups, click here!

Premiere

Track Premiere: Surachai – ‘Empress of the Starved Lung’

December 14, 2018

Producer Surachai joins forces with The Locust’s K. Joseph Karam.

Editorial

Retrospective: Extreme Napalm Terror’s “Impulse to Destroy”

December 13, 2018

Looking back on the strange case of Extreme Napalm Terror and their 1989 album Impulse to Destroy, which may or may not have been a complete joke.

Latest Issue

Deafheaven and the Year in Metal

January 2019 [#171]

Includes exclusive limited edition Withered flexi disc

Featuring:  The Top 40 Albums of 2018, Judas Priest, Yob, Tribulation, plus the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of Watain’s Casus Luciferi.

Track Premiere: Vile Apparition – ‘Malevolent Aphantasia’

December 14, 2018

Melbourne-based brutalizers Vile Apparition follow up their Demo:listen-featured demo with an impressively tough full length. Check out this exclusive track premiere for a taste of blood to come . . .

Get Dangereux With Wolves in Argyle

December 14, 2018

Check out the trippy video for “Dangereux,” from Wolves in Argyle’s debut album, produced by the legendary Tad Doyle and mastered by Jack Endino.

Ten Bazillion Years: The Daniel Ekeroth Interview

December 14, 2018

Rounding out our Bazillion Points tenth anniversary celebration, get to know Daniel Ekeroth, the unquestionable authority on all things Swedish Death Metal.

Watch: Gaerea – ‘Absent’

December 13, 2018

Watch a new video from anonymous black metal group Gaerea now.

The Workhorse Chronicles: Matron Thorn

December 12, 2018

The prolific Matron Thorn of Ævangelist released six records in 2018 after a nearly-fatal medical emergency, and shows no signs of stopping.

Track Premiere: Restless Spirit – ‘Ripped From Me’

December 12, 2018

Restless Spirit—the artist formerly known as Death Metal Pope—release their first song under their new name.