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Pre-Order FULCI’s Ripping New Album ’Duck Face Killings’ on Decibel-Exclusive Vinyl NOW!

June 21, 2024

There are only 100 copies of Fulci‘s new LP, Duck Face Killings, on Fun Dip Marble colored vinyl. Get one EXCLUSIVELY via Decibel!


Video Premiere: Upright Forms – “My Lower Self”

June 24, 2024

Dazzling Killman Nick Sakes has returned with a new band that makes inspiring, hideous music.


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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August 2024 [#238]

Includes exclusive limited edition Escuela Grind flexi disc

Born For Burning! Also: Rotting Christ, Northwest Terror Fest and Inferno Metal Fest Reviewed, Julie Christmas, 200 Stab Wounds, the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of Khanate’s Khanate and more

Five For Friday: June 21, 2024

June 21, 2024

It’s a weekend for reflection and catharsis with the latest from Alcest, Cavalera Conspiracy, Hyperdontia and more!

Q&A: Photographer John Malley on Documenting the PNW Metal Scene

June 21, 2024

Malley has a gift for shooting images that capture the vitality and close-knit nature of one of the country’s most active metal scenes. He talked to us about his work and chasing his passion later in life.

Full Album Stream: Gorgatron – “Sentience Revoked”

June 20, 2024

Dive into Gorgatron‘s brand of brutal death metal on their fourth album.

EP Premiere: Assimilator – “Expelled into Suffering”

June 20, 2024

Old-school deathrashers Assimilator are preparing to drop a new release via Horror Pain Gore Death, the EP titled Expelled into Suffering. You can hear it now right here!

Full EP Stream: Paragnosis – “Paragnosis”

June 20, 2024

Check out the techy, trippy, and unrelentingly dynamic new release from the New York City-based prog outfit, Paragnosis.

Blast Worship: Beaten To Death

June 20, 2024

Beaten to Death perform true melodic Norwegian grindcore exclusively.

Album Premiere: Horseburner – ‘Voice of Storms’

June 19, 2024

Intense storytelling, technical prowess, and sheer energy are the hallmarks of Horseburner. Hear the sludge, doom and progressive metal of Voice of Storms.