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Cyber Monday Is Finally Here: Take 20% Off EVERYTHING in the Decibel Store!

November 28, 2022

Save 20% on EVERYTHING (exclusive books, exclusive vinyl pressings, subscriptions, back issues, limited edition special issues, flexi boxes, hoodies, pint glasses) in the Decibel store, today only!


Full EP Stream: Rabbit – “Halo of Flies”

November 28, 2022

NYHC outfit Rabbit stream their new EP, Halo of Flies.


Left To Die’s Gus Rios on ‘Leprosy’ as the Sound of Perseverance

August 24, 2022

Three years on from a suicide attempt, Left To Die drummer Gus Rios discusses living a childhood dream by performing with former Death members.

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Decibel’s Black Friday Blowout Is Here: Get TWO FREE Issues of Decibel!

November 25, 2022

Your friends Decibel refer to today’s annual homage to consumerism as “Extra-Black Friday.” But with two FREE issues of the magazine, we’re happy to brighten (or darken) the day for our metalhead brothers and sisters.

Video Premiere: Torture Squad – “The Fallen Ones”

November 23, 2022

Torture Squad unveil a live record, Tortura en La Iglesia En Vivo, as well as a bonus track, the sci-fi epic “The Fallen Ones.” Check out the video for the bonus track right here with us.

Video Premiere: Blame Kandinsky – “Vague”

November 23, 2022

Blame Kandinsky, hailing from Greece and performing a wicked, mathy brand of hardcore, are dropping their new record, Electric Ruiner, December 2 VenerElate Industries. Get a taste of it with the video for “Ruined.”

Track by Track: AAWKS – ‘((((Heavy on the Cosmic)))))’

November 23, 2022

Canadian fuzz rockers AAWKS go beyond the sun and behind the music to discuss ((((Heavy on the Cosmic))))) track by track.

Video Premiere: Gematria – “The Elusive One”

November 22, 2022

New Jersey instrumental prog duo, Gematria, turn their new track, “The Elusive One” into a musical game piece.

Video Premiere: Come Mierda – “Cultists Ineptitude”

November 22, 2022

Watch New Jersey punks Come Mierda blast through a new video taken from their already-classic 2021 demo.

Track Premiere: Ashen Horde – “The Courtesan”

November 21, 2022

Today, progressive black metal crew Ashen Horde deliver “The Courtesan” from their latest record, Antimony, out January 23 via Transcending Obscurity and Decibel is stoked to fill your earholes with it.

Full Album Stream: Katapult – “Play Stupid Games, Win Stupid Prizes”

November 21, 2022

‘Play Stupid Games, Win Stupid Prizes’ with Swiss-Swedish death-thrash outfit Katapult and their debut album.