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Midnight, Powermad, Necrot and Coffin Dust Announced for Decibel Metal & Beer PRE-FEST

January 18, 2018

Get tickets NOW to see Midnight, Powermad, Necrot and Coffin Dust demolish the Foundry in Philadelphia on Friday, March 30 as part of the Metal & Beer Fest official PRE-FEST!

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Video Premiere: Atala – ‘Wilted Leaf’

January 19, 2018

Sludge metal in the desert? That’s what Atala are all about.

Editorial

Five Times Abacus Records Got it Right

January 11, 2018

When it came to mid-to-early 2000s metalcore and heavy post-hardcore, Abacus Records were on fire. Here are five times they killed it.

Latest Issue

Tribulation: Dragged Down to Hell

February 2018 [#160]

Includes exclusive limited edition Pestilence flexi disc

Featuring: 2018 Preview Special with At the Gates, Judas Priest, Napalm Death, Carcass & more, Watain, Corrosion of Conformity plus the Decibel Hall of Fame: The Making of Kreator‘s Pleasure to Kill.

In Contrast of the Storm: Cleveland’s Pillars Gives a Voice to the Abandoned

January 19, 2018

With their excellent new album, “Abandoned,” Pillärs has made the dark hardcore album to beat in 2018.

71 Grind Festival Announces Full 2018 Lineup

January 19, 2018

71 Grind will include Vermin Womb, Young and in the Way, Despise You and more on its 2018 lineup.

Demo:listen: Nightghöul

January 19, 2018

This week’s Demo:listen is seized and carried off into the night by Philadelphia’s Nightghöul.

Track Premiere: Broken Cross – ‘Militant Misanthrope’

January 18, 2018

One-man metal/hardcore outfit Broken Cross unleash the title track to their new album.

24-Hour Flash Sale on EVERYTHING in the Decibel Store!

January 18, 2018

The USPS is gonna screw us all again on Monday, but take comfort that Decibel is gonna hook you up with a 10% discount on all store items for the next 24 hours.