September 15, 2016 Greg Pratt
Where were you in ’69 when the dam began to burst? Our first installment of Primitive Origins looks at Wicked Lady‘s The Axeman Cometh album.
September 8, 2016 Greg Pratt
To celebrate the upcoming release of Testament‘s eleventh studio album, we look back on their first ten and rank them from least-amazing to most-amazing.
September 1, 2016 Greg Pratt
Thinking-man alt-metal tarnished by a horrid band name: Mind Funk’s 1991 debut is way better than any of us want to admit.
August 25, 2016 Greg Pratt
Metalcore forward-thinkers Norma Jean always have something new up their sleeve, a trend that continues on Polar Similar.
August 18, 2016 Greg Pratt
Kunal Choksi is working around the clock with Transcending Obscurity to spread the good word. We caught up with Choksi to get his good word.
August 11, 2016 Greg Pratt
In honor of W.A.S.P.’s self-titled debut finally making it into our Hall of Fame, let’s take a detailed look at the album’s songs, ranked from least-this-is-amazing to most-this-is-amazing.
August 4, 2016 Greg Pratt
Eyehategod in arenas; White Zombie‘s final tour; Phil Anselmo of Pantera overdosing. Our second installment of That Tour Was Awesome is not for the faint-hearted.
July 28, 2016 Greg Pratt
Remember in 1998 when Entombed went noise rock? About that…
July 21, 2016 Greg Pratt
You probably didn’t hear traditional metal powerhouse Damien Black in 1992, so, here’s a second chance.
July 14, 2016 Greg Pratt
We inducted Converge‘s massive You Fail Me into our Hall of Fame a while back; it’s time to dig deep into the album and rank the songs from least-mind-melting to most-mind-melting.
July 7, 2016 Greg Pratt
If we could all stop worrying about World Downfall for a goddamn minute, we’d realize Terrorizer‘s output after it was really pretty awesome.
June 30, 2016 Greg Pratt
Dark Descent Records is one of the best underground metal labels of 2016. But who is the man behind the label?
It may be the punkest thing to ever happen to an album in Decibel’s Hall of Fame: It was bootlegged after its release by the band themselves.
June 23, 2016 Greg Pratt
The kings of soaring, guitar-driven alt-rock (that doesn’t suck) are about to drop album number three, and we’ve got an exclusive song premiere for you.
June 16, 2016 Greg Pratt
Even Napalm Death had growing pains. Our latest Justify Your Shitty Taste defends that era of the legendary grindcore band.
June 9, 2016 Greg Pratt
For our first instalment of That Tour Was Awesome, we speak with members of Bolt Thrower, Carcass, Morbid Angel, and Napalm Death about the legendary Grindcrusher UK 1989 jaunt.
June 2, 2016 Greg Pratt
Here are the songs on Mastodon‘s Hall of Fame nominated album Leviathan ranked from least-rad to fully-rad.
May 26, 2016 Greg Pratt
Mithridatic’s Kevin Paradis unofficially broke the world record for fastest double-kick drumming. And he says he can do it again.
May 19, 2016 Greg Pratt
Get the scoop the new Blekkmetal film and Enslaved‘s Ivar Bjørnson’s BardSpec project.