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Stay Indoors. Read Bloody More!

April 3, 2020

You’re not going anywhere for a while – and neither is Decibel – so now is a good time to dive into our books, back issues and subscription offers exclusive to the Decibel Store.

Premiere

Video Premiere: FOES – “American Violence”

April 2, 2020

The sound of FOES is distinctly the sound of “American Violence.” Watch the video for their latest here.

Editorial

Fight Fire with Fire: ‘We Are the Romans’ vs. ‘Calculating Infinity’

April 2, 2020

Botch‘s We Are the Romans and The Dillinger Escape Plan‘s Calculating Infinity go head to head in the ultimate metalcore showdown.

Latest Issue

Enslaved - Hunting Shadows

May 2020 [#187]

Includes exclusive limited edition Cirith Ungol flexi disc

Featuring: Testament, Necrot, Myrkur, the Decibel Hall of Fame: the making of Clutch’s Blast Tyrant, Abysmal Dawn, Heaven Shall Burn and more

Full Demo Stream: Throat Breach – ‘Humiliating Distortion’

April 3, 2020

The Salt Lake City-based overwhelming grindcore assault known as Throat Breach launched a new full length today titled Humiliating Distortion. Stream it in full now.

Five For Friday: April 3, 2020

April 3, 2020

This week’s edition comes loaded with lots of black metal, a thrash titan, and some deathy grind to push you into the weekend.

Demo:listen: Deplorable

April 3, 2020

This week’s Demo:listen buckles under the weight of cruel Costa Rican sludge doom punishers Deplorable.

Tales From the Metalnomicon: Rising Horror Lit Visionary Scott Cole

April 1, 2020

Philadelphia-based author and graphic designer Scott Cole writes brilliant, reality-refracting dark fiction — and has an extremely extreme heavy metal writing playlist to match.

Track Premiere: Alkymist – “The Dead”

April 1, 2020

Bleak Danish doombearers Alkymist return with a tipping monolith of a preview track from their forthcoming sophomore album, Sanctuary.

The Decibel DIY Guide to Metal & Beer Fest: Home Edition

March 31, 2020

Your official resource for home-delivery and curbside pickup options from the breweries, and the streaming options for the bands, labels and radio stations of the postponed Metal & Beer Fest: Philly.

Full Album Premiere: Häxanu – ‘Snare of All Salvation’

March 31, 2020

An exclusive stream of the debut full length from Häxanu, the latest endeavor from American black metal master Alex Poole (Chaos Moon, Krieg, Gardsghastr).