Gene Meyer

Blast Worship: Disease

March 19, 2019

Seattle blasters Disease are the cure for breakdown-propelled grind.

Blast Worship: Zesta Grande

March 12, 2019

Zesta Grande is a grindcore/powerviolence festival not to be missed.

Blast Worship: Cellgraft

March 5, 2019

Tampa grinders Cellgraft take more than their name from Insect Warfare.

Blast Worship: Lunk

February 26, 2019

Lunk take on… workout culture and Carcass puns on Reek of Perspiration.

Blast Worship: Gets Worse

February 19, 2019

UK powerviolence outfit Gets Worse get better on Snubbed.

Blast Worship: Kidnapped

February 5, 2019

Kidnapped show off what they do best on their new album, Connecticut Powerviolence.

Blast Worship: Zeta

January 29, 2019

Get to know Venezuelan post-hardcore band Zeta.

Blast Worship: Mellow Harsher

January 22, 2019

Get to know Wisconsin grinders Mellow Harsher.

Blast Worship: P.L.F.

January 8, 2019

P.L.F. keep the titles long and the songs short on Jackhammering Deathblow of Nightmarish Trepidation.

Blast Worship: Beaten To Death

December 18, 2018

Black metal isn’t all Norway has to offer.

Blast Worship: No/Más

December 11, 2018

D.C. grinders No/Más are featured in the latest Blast Worship column.

Blast Worship: Sulfuric Cautery

November 20, 2018

Goregrinders Sulfuric Cautery like their blast beats and they like them fast.

Blast Worship: Kluvim

November 13, 2018

Kluvim come flying out of Israel with their caustic blend of grindcore, powerviolence and sludge.

Blast Worship: Durian

October 23, 2018

New Jersey grinders Durian play fast, ask questions later.

Blast Worship: Meth Leppard

October 16, 2018

Get familiar with grindcore duo Meth Leppard.

Blast Worship: Recalcitrant

October 9, 2018

Check out California grind crew Recalcitrant.

Blast Worship: Needful Things

September 25, 2018

Worship blasts with the Czech Republic’s grindcore maniacs Needful Things.

Blast Worship: Controlled Existence

September 11, 2018

Crust-worshipping grind maniacs Controlled Existence deliver aggressive, memorable grindcore.

Blast Worship: Cognizant

September 4, 2018

Get familiar with Cognizant, a relatively new, technical grindcore outfit.

Video Premiere: Upheaval – “Eviscerate The Light”

August 21, 2018

Watch a new video for Upheaval‘s “Eviscerate the Light.”

Interview: Waking the Cadaver Vocalist on Reunion, New Music and Memes

August 14, 2018

Waking the Cadaver vocalist Don Campan speaks on the band’s reunion, upcoming show, new music and the “shredded wheat” meme.

Slave to the Grind: A Film Review

July 31, 2018

Does Slave to the Grind accurately document the genre? Decibel watches the film to find out.

Chepang and Test Team Up for Split EP

July 3, 2018

Grindcore outfits Chepang and Test team up for a blistering, innovative split.

Heavy Metal Late Night Talk Show Invades Saint Vitus

June 27, 2018

Decibel attends a “Two Minutes to Late Night” taping at Saint Vitus.