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Linnéa Olsson Shows Her Teeth in Maggot Heart’s New Video

October 18, 2017

Former The Oath and Grave Pleasures guitarist returns with the cutting Maggot Heart.


Full Album Stream: Pyrolatrous – “Teneral”

October 17, 2017

Stream Teneral from NYC-based black metal outfit Pyrolatrous.


Notes From the Combat Underground: Who’s Next to Face McGregor?

October 16, 2017

Tombs‘s Mike Hill considers who will be the next fighter to take on UFC superstar Conor McGregor.

Latest Issue

Cannibal Corpse

November 2017 [#157]

Includes exclusive limited edition All Our War flexi disc.

Featuring GWAR on life after Dave Brockie, Prophets of Rage, Satyricon, With the Dead, Exhumed, plus the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of Focus’s Moving Waves. Also, the Black Dahlia Murder, Tribulation, Spectral Voice, Iron Monkey

Interview: All Hell at Shadow Woods

October 18, 2017 Vince Bellino

All Hell performed at Shadow Woods, so we caught up with them to discuss their new album, The Grave Alchemist.

Channeling the Divine Feminine Life Force: Karyn Crisis on Metal, Mediumship, and Her New Book

October 18, 2017 Shawn Macomber

Underground legend Karyn Crisis on life, music, art, writing a book, and her experiences as spirit medium and healer.

Metal & Beer: Mikkeller Launches New Sultan’s Curse Collab With Mastodon

October 18, 2017 Adem Tepedelen

Danish brewery Mikkeller unleashes, Sultan’s Curse Imperial Stout, a new heavyweight band collaboration with Mastodon

Track Premiere: Child Bite – ‘The Will to Disappear’

October 17, 2017 Vince Bellino

Detroit noise rockers Child Bite are in the middle of a brief run of tour dates with Housecore labelmates Superjoint while also preparing to bring the noise with Unsane in December, but they’re still putting out new music. The group have a new split with Minneapolis’ STNNNG coming out on Forge Again Records, so Decibel is streaming new Child Bite…

Full Album Stream: Hades Archer – “Temple of the Impure”

October 17, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Check out some bestial Chilean shred with this full album stream of Hades Archer’s brand new full length, Temple of the Impure.

Hear Exclusive New KEN Mode Song “Fractures in Adults” Via Decibel Flexi Series

October 17, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Hear and acquire the new, limited edition KEN Mode flexi disc single now!

Full Album Stream: Antiversum – “Cosmos Comedenti”

October 17, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Lose yourself in this exclusive full album stream of Cosmos Comedenti, a ravenous void of blackened death-doom conjured by Switzerland’s Antiversum.

Pig Destroyer Enter Studio to Record New Album

October 17, 2017 Vince Bellino

Pig Destroyer have entered the studio to record their next album.

Hall of Fame Countdown: Cynic’s “Focus”

October 17, 2017 Daniel Lake

Nearly 100 issues ago, we inducted Cynic‘s Focus into our not-yet-crowded-with-talent Hall of Fame. Now we count down those songs in celebration of one of the most confounding death metal records ever.

Full Album Stream: Ubiquity – “Forever/Denied”

October 16, 2017 Vince Bellino

Italy’s Ubiquity put a challenging spin on hardcore-influenced black metal on new album Forever/Denied.