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Carcass, Intronaut, Xibalba Added to Final Lineup of Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest LA 2019, All Tickets on Sale Now

August 19, 2019

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

Video Premiere: VHS – ‘Let’s Get Gruesome’

August 20, 2019

What kind of sick horror freak would you be without watching the new VHS video?

Editorial

My Awesome Day Job: Thomas Winkler of Gloryhammer

August 21, 2019

Come! and hear the tale of how a humble notary from the Swiss Alps becomes inter-dimensional power metal hero Angus McFife.

Latest Issue

Batushka - The Great Black Metal Schism

September 2019 [#179]

Includes exclusive limited edition Exhorder flexi disc

Featuring: Alice Cooper, Sacred Reich, Torche, Knocked Loose, a special report on Austin Terror Fest, the Decibel Hall of Fame: the making of the Darkness’s Permission to Land,  Blood Incantation, Tomb Mold, All Out War and more

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Enter Night Pilsner

August 21, 2019

Before you head off to never-never land, read this review of the “Metallica Beer” Enter Night.

The New Nocturnus AD Video is Everything You Want It To Be

August 21, 2019

Nocturnus AD‘s new video for “Apotheosis” is the best thing you’ll watch all day.

Full Album Stream: Leather Lung — “Lonesome, On’ry and Evil”

August 21, 2019

Hey, Leather Lung put a little rock n’ roll swagger and outlaw country sneer in its sludge metal for you! How thoughtful!

Full EP Stream: Darkened – “Into the Blackness”

August 20, 2019

Check out the debut release from international death metal band Darkened, featuring Andy Whale (ex-Bolt Thrower) and Daryl Kahan (Funebrarum).

Track Premiere: Paganizer – ‘Cannibal Remains’

August 19, 2019

Stream a choice cut from Paganizer‘s new album in the form of “Cannibal Remains.”

The Offering’s Alexander Richichi & Nishad George Invite You Into Their Home

August 19, 2019

Boston-based extreme metallers The Offering offer up vocalist Alexander Richichi and guitarist Nishad George for interview.

Fallow Heart: Heavy Meta Part 6: Extreme Closure

August 16, 2019

We conclude our mammoth “Heavy Meta” series with a look at the direct impact of Decibel‘s own review of a Winterfylleth album on the artist himself.

No Life Leaves the New Nightfell Album

August 16, 2019

Nightfell‘s latest shows a band expertly blending styles together into a creepy, powerful and menacing spell of grit and rage.