May 25, 2022 Shawn Macomber
A deluxe reissue of hardcore legend Porcell‘s early 90s zine “War on Illusion” remains an edifying and subversive document of a searching scene in intellectual as well as musical flux.
May 18, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Legendary Coalesce vocalist Sean Ingram is working overtime with others to honor his friend and mentor with the Corey Lawrence Memorial Vert Ramp at the Centennial Skatepark in Lawrence, Kansas.
May 11, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Philadelphia punk hip-hop re-interpreters Old City are back with an incendiary new track taking on apocalyptic police violence.
May 4, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Decibel gets the lowdown from Harley Flanagan on circa 2022 Cro-Mags, the upcoming tour, and how getting beat down on the jiujitsu mat can prepare one for hardcore touring.
April 27, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Former Harvest/Hope Conspiracy guitarist Dan Zimmerman’s TwentyFiveAfter offers a glorious glimpse at the dark underbelly of 1990s metallic hardcore.
April 20, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Thane, India melodic death metallers Eternal Returns go deep and dark for the “Siege Sombre” video.
April 13, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Peep the behind the scenes video from rising Brazilian thrash ultra-power trio The Damnation right now!
April 6, 2022 Shawn Macomber
The new metal and hardcore-heavy benefit comp Band Together seeks to alleviate the suffering of Ukrainians in their darkest hour.
March 30, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Hear the fresh-yet-old-school-based hardcore attack of Last Wishes in advance of their gritty, bouncy, defiant debut full-length Organized Hate.
March 16, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Certified New York City Hardcore superstar Danny Diablo resurrects Skarhead and Crown of Thornz for a multi-front breakdown war.
March 9, 2022 Shawn Macomber
It’s been a long goddamn while since a hardcore band blasted out of the gate with a sound as feral and kinetic – yet savvily refined in construction – as Guardrails. Hear them now.
March 2, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Featuring members of Strife, World Be Free, and Internal Affairs, Berthold City brings the straight edge hardcore fire to lead us “Out of Darkness.”
February 23, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Eddie Sutton of metallic hardcore crossover underground royalty Leeway continues to battle an aggressive cancer. Here’s the latest update and how you can help.
February 16, 2022 Shawn Macomber
GGT Records brings the non-denominational hardcore punk fire with its opening salvo of releases.
February 2, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Double your (dis)pleasure: The legendary Immigrant Sun Records returns and resurrects stellar 90s noisecore act Hourglass for a “Complete Discography.”
January 19, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Anacrusis frontman Kenn Nardi lets his progressive thrash roots show on the epic new solo track “Masquerade.”
January 12, 2022 Shawn Macomber
Smash Your Enemies deliver a metallic hardcore state of the world address with the video for “War For War.”
January 5, 2022 Shawn Macomber
The Oakland post-post-hardcore powerhouse Strangelight return with another stellar offering,The World Needs Laughter.
December 29, 2021 Shawn Macomber
That’s right — Timothy Sheahan is not only one of coronavirus’ fiercest foes, but also a punk-hardcore metalhead in extremely good standing.
December 22, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Boston death thrashers Soul Remnants bring the visual violence on the new clip for “Cult Destroyer.”
December 15, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Blackened death grinders Immortal Bird documents cutting a path of sonic destruction in this exclusive tour diary.
December 14, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Sleep/High on Fire visionary Matt Pike comes out of the pandemic with a solo debut like no other. We premiere the wild first track/video.
December 8, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Metaverse meets metalcore-averse in the new animated video from expansive post-hardcore slayers Zero Trust.
December 1, 2021 Shawn Macomber
In the final part of this video interview series, legendary vocalist Tomas Lindberg reflects on the lyrical/philosophical themes behind At The Gates album “The Nightmare of Being.”
November 24, 2021 Shawn Macomber
In the third episode of a four-part video series, legendary vocalist Tomas Lindberg expands upon the literature and philosophy that underpin the recent At the Gates album The Nightmare of Being.
November 17, 2021 Shawn Macomber
In part two of an exclusive new video interview, At the Gates‘ Tomas Lindberg talks literature, philosophy, & The Nightmare of Being.
November 10, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Forget Lebowski. Tomas Lindberg of At the Gates gives Decibel the download on trve nihilism and The Nightmare of Being.
November 3, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Boston’s Soul Remnants brings the sickest of death metal rot on brand new jam, “Malignant Lunacy.”
October 27, 2021 Shawn Macomber
Metallic hardcore outfit Brick by Brick is sick of a lot of things, but not this classic jam from Sick of it All.
October 13, 2021 Shawn Macomber
The gods of Greece make themselves heard once again in the doom-infused black metal of Agnes Vein.