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LOW STOCK ALERT: Limited Edition Decibel Vinyl Nearly Sold Out!

May 7, 2021

Our latest exclusive Decibel vinyl color variants of the new At the Gates and Amenra LPs will sell out in pre-order, so make your move to pick up these limited LPs now!

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Album Premiere: Sněť – Mokvání V Okovech

May 11, 2021

Prague death metal crushers Sněť reveal their debut full-length in its completely obliterating entirety.

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Fight Fire with Fire: ‘High ‘n’ Dry’ vs. ‘Lightning to the Nations’

April 29, 2021

It’s the ultimate NWOBHM showdown when Def Leppard‘s High ‘n’ Dry takes on Diamond Head‘s Lightning to the Nations in today’s Fight Fire with Fire.

Latest Issue

At the Gates: A Celebration of Being

June 2021 [#200]

Includes exclusive limited edition Converge flexi disc

Our 200th Issue Celebration! Featuring: Carcass, Amorphis, Goatwhore, the Decibel Hall of Fame: the making of Lamb of God’s Ashes of the Wake, Paysage d’hiver and more

Video Premiere: Luna’s Call “Merced’s Footsteps”

May 11, 2021

British progressive death metal outfit Luna’s Call dazzle on new lyric video, “Merced’s Footsteps.” Viewable now only at Decibel!

Sunrot and Ides Release Politically Charged (and Black Flag Influenced) Split

May 11, 2021

Hear the Jersey punks in Ides and Sunrot team up for a heavily Black Flag-inspired split.

Video Premiere: Destroyed in Seconds – “Disarm”

May 10, 2021

Get primed for the vinyl-release of D.I.S.‘s Divide and Devour with the lyric video for album track “Disarm.”

Video Premiere: Horndal – ‘Rossen’

May 10, 2021

Swedish sludge purveyors Horndal tell the sad history and present day struggles of their hometown in a new interview and video for “Rossen.”

For Those About Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Artillery, Cvlt of the Svn and Charlie Benante

May 7, 2021

Things must be getting back to “normal” because our fine, feathered fiend hates everything again this week.

Video Premiere: Through the Oculus – “Order of the Eye”

May 7, 2021

Check out the new music video from LA-based melodeath warriors Through the Oculus, from their debut album out June 4.

Track Premiere: Inhuman Condition – “Euphoriphobia”

May 7, 2021

Hear ex-Massacre and current Obituary and the Absence members fly the blood-soaked flag of old-death metal in Inhuman Condition.

Primitive Origins: Zarpa Rock’s ‘Los 4 Jinetes del Apocalipsis’

May 6, 2021

Checking out Zarpa Rock’s 1978 album Los 4 Jinetes del Apocalipsis to see if the tunes are as metalhead-friendly as that gruesome cover art.