September 19, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
The legendary Chicago photographer tells tales of shooting the biggest names in metal and punk in the city’s most revered rock ‘n’ roll venue.
July 21, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Brazilian black metallers Power From Hell power up with the first single from their Debemur Morti Productions debut Shadows Devouring Light.
July 13, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Hear prolific guitarist and vocalist Ryan Clackner’s juxtaposition of traditional American folk music and atonal black metal in Crestfallen Dusk.
May 11, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Hear the opening track from Of Dusk and Crumbling Silence, the debut LP from USBM upstarts Alvaldur, before its Friday the 13th release date.
May 5, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Skip spring and summer and head straight to fall with the crisp melodies of Inexorum‘s “Equinox Vigil.”
April 22, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Read the first review of the surprise-release Thou and Mizmor collaboration album, Myopia.
March 30, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Hear Floridian blackened deathgrind project Coffin Nail provide a proper pounding.
March 17, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Hear atmospheric black metal heroes Blut aus Nord return with the first single from new album Disharmonium – Undreamable Abysses.
March 14, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
USBM stalwarts Nechochwen unveil the closing track to their first new album in seven years.
February 16, 2022 Jon Rosenthal
Producer legend Dan Swanö tells the story of Steel, the obscure heavy metal supergroup he formed with Opeth members during the recording of their Morningrise LP.
October 25, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
Philly trad metallers Morgul Blade bring a healthy dose of old-school black metal on debut full-length. Raise “The Morgul Blade” only on Decibel!
September 28, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
Jason Walton (Sculptured, ex-Agalloch and ex-Khôrada) debuts new project, talks, um… Lawnmower Deth.
August 20, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
Hear a new stunner form atmospheric black metal upstarts Noltem.
June 30, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
On their debut cassette, new U.S. power metal duo Ceres capitalizes on classic, “true” metal’s catchy and infectious nature.
June 23, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
Hear “The Ordeal of Undecidability” and read a lengthy interview with Sculptured frontman Don Anderson about the return of the Northwest progressive metal heroes.
June 18, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
Stream Vouna‘s monumental new track black doom track “Grey Sky.”
May 24, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
Frost and Satyr get medieval on your ass as we induct Satyricon‘s landmark Norwegian black metal debut Dark Medieval Times.
March 2, 2021 Jon Rosenthal
Legendary Peaceville founder Hammy diagnosed with hereditary dilated cardiomyopathy. Here’s how you can help.
October 28, 2020 Jon Rosenthal
Hear Dutch black metal band Shagor‘s Sotteklugt in advance of its Friday release on Babylon Doom Cult Records.
October 6, 2020 Jon Rosenthal
Yaotl Mictlan‘s latest effort is a mystical example of pre-Christian belief expressed through the black metal vehicle.
April 24, 2020 Jon Rosenthal
Ved Buens Ende‘s progressive black metal game-changer, Written in Waters is inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame
March 2, 2020 Jon Rosenthal
Watch post-black metal heroes Laster brings their “Obscure Dance Music” to China.
January 21, 2020 Jon Rosenthal
Read an exclusive interview with Don Anderson and watch a video of Anderson performing Agalloch‘s “A Desolation Song” with Panopticon‘s Austin Lunn.
September 5, 2019 Jon Rosenthal
San Antonio quartet continue their evolution from crust punks to underground metal force.
June 17, 2019 Jon Rosenthal
Former Bethlehem vocalist Rainer Landfermann on his legendary Dictius te Necare vocals and his incendiary performance on his new solo LP, Mein Wort in Deiner Dunkelheit
March 20, 2019 Jon Rosenthal
Sleep tight with a new track from avant-garde within black metal’s infinite realm.
March 6, 2019 Jon Rosenthal
Watch a new video from avant-garde black metal practitioner L’Acéphale and read a lengthy new interview.
February 18, 2019 Jon Rosenthal
Aster Wreath explores black metal’s delicate side.
January 30, 2019 Jon Rosenthal
Ifernach‘s latest composition, “Kesik, Dethroned King of the Northeastern Woodlands,” is music for frigid winters.