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Cannibal Corpse Defile the Cover of the November Decibel

September 21, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Advance copies of Decibel issue #157 are available now in LIMITED quantities!

At the Gates Announce New LP Details, Reveal New Guitarist

September 11, 2017 Vince Bellino

At the Gates announce new album and guitarist plus first – but certainly not their last – 2018 live dates!

Prong’s ‘Beg to Differ’ Inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame

September 6, 2017 Vince Bellino

Prong‘s groundbreaking 1990 sophomore album, Beg to Differ is inducted into the Hall of Fame.

Watch: Blöödhag Vocalist Throws Coffee on Alex Jones in Seattle

August 18, 2017 Vince Bellino

Right-wing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones is confronted on the street in Seattle. Watch the full video now.

Myrkur Graces the Cover of Decibel’s October Issue

August 16, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Amalie Bruun makes her Decibel cover debut to usher in the release of the much-anticipated second Myrkur album, Mareridt, out via Relapse on September 15.

Wolves in the Throne Room Grace the Cover of Decibel’s September Issue

July 24, 2017 Albert Mudrian

U.S. black metal heavyweights Wolves in the Throne Room are ready for the Decibel close up. Get the September issue here! 

Believer’s Kurt Bachman on Piece-by-Piece Release of New Album

July 14, 2017 J. Andrew Zalucky

“It has been 30 years since we released our first publicly available demo, so this time around for our 30th anniversary, we wanted to screw with that process and make it a year-long event.”

Arch Enemy Release First Original Song From New Album, ‘Will to Power’

July 14, 2017 Vince Bellino

Listen to “The World is Yours,” the first piece of original music from Arch Enemy in 3 years. 

Pro-Pain Frontman Injured In Robbery, GoFundMe Started To Cover Medical Expenses

July 10, 2017 Vince Bellino

Pro-Pain frontman Gary Meskil was injured last week in Belgium, where he was the victim of a robbery and attempted murder.

Myrkur Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

June 29, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Get an active deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, July 3 at 9 AM EST, and this limited edition, rare Myrkur track is yours. 

 

Grimposium Founder Announces nordiQC Festival

June 23, 2017 Vince Bellino

nordiQC will feature apperances from EnslavedBardspec and more, plus film screenings, Q&A panels and more. 

Suffocation Headlines Decibel’s “2017: The Year of Death Metal” Issue!

June 22, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Suffocation, Incantation, Broken Hope, Bolt Thrower/Memoriam, Immolation, Obituary, Origin, Expulsion/Repulsion, Dying Fetus and Decrepit Birth keep death alive in 2017.

TRVE Brewing Celebrates 5th Anniversary With Weekend of Metal and Beer

June 22, 2017 Adem Tepedelen

When Denver’s TRVE Brewing celebrates its anniversary every June, you can bet that owner Nick Nunns does it up right, putting on a weekend filled with metal bands and special one-off beers.

Some Light Black Metal Reading: “Becoming the Forest” Zine

June 16, 2017 J. Andrew Zalucky

Intriguing and insightful reading for black metal enthusiasts.

Q&A: Filmmaker Sam Dunn On His Virtual Reality Wacken Film

June 1, 2017 Justin Norton

Filmmaker Sam Dunn talks to us about his new Wacken documentary filmed in virtual reality.

Venom Inc. Offer Exclusive New Recording for Decibel Flexi Series!

May 31, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Order a deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, June 5, and get this limited edition Venom Inc. vinyl featuring an exclusive recording!

Hardcore Legends Integrity Grace the Cover of the Latest Decibel

May 30, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Dwid Hellion of the metallic hardcore pioneers Integrity emerges from a Belgian castle to make his Decibel cover debut while doom metal darlings Khemmis appear on this month’s flexi disc with an exclusive new song. Hurry, quantities are limited.

Warbeast/Rigor Mortis Singer Bruce Corbitt Retires Following Cancer Diagnosis

May 26, 2017 Vince Bellino

Warbeast vocalist Bruce Corbitt has been forced to announce an early retirement from music following an esophageal cancer diagnosis

Khemmis Record Exclusive New Track for Decibel Flexi Series!

May 3, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Decibel Album of the Year winners and Metal & Beer Fest vets Khemmis join the Decibel Flexi Series discography. Subscribe by May 8 to get your limited edition vinyl. 

Yes, There is a Band Called Tyrannosorceress

April 28, 2017 J. Andrew Zalucky

Tyrannosorceress: the combination of sorcery, black metal and the most legendary dinosaur.

Soundgarden “Ultramega OK” Hall of Fame cover story in the new Decibel!

April 18, 2017 Albert Mudrian

For our 150th Decibel Hall of Fame induction, we honor Soundgarden’s noisiest, heaviest release. 

Q&A: Jinx Dawson On The Return Of Coven and Spirituality In a Dogmatic Age

April 17, 2017 Justin Norton

Jinx Dawson gave us an exclusive Q&A on the return of Coven, scheduled for Roadburn later this week.

Decibel Metal And Beer Fest Merch Revealed

April 12, 2017 Vince Bellino

Get yourself something to remember Decibel Metal and Beer Fest after it’s over.

All-Star Sepultura Cover Band Clenched Fist Announced As Post-Metal And Beer Fest Show

March 14, 2017 Vince Bellino

Clenched Fist, the all-star Sepultura cover band featuring members of Pig DestroyerAgoraphobic Nosebleed and Misery Index will perform at the post-Decibel Metal And Beer Fest show.

March Into the Dark Past With Crimson Throne

March 10, 2017 J. Andrew Zalucky

A look into history with riffs, solos and screams.

Follow the Light of the Morning Star

March 3, 2017 J. Andrew Zalucky

RIYL: Mayhem, Satyricon, Samael, Bauhaus, Joy Division, Jesus and the Mary Chain, St. Vitus, Candlemass, Type O Negative and My Dying Bride. No, really!

Apply For Media Coverage For Metal And Beer Fest By March 10

March 1, 2017 Vince Bellino

Apply for media coverage for the Decibel Metal and Beer Fest by March 10! 

Artificial Brain Record Release Announced As Metal & Beer Fest Pre-Party

February 22, 2017 Vince Bellino

Metal and Beer Fest weekend just got even more metal. New York tech death machine Artificial Brain‘s record release show is the official fest pre-party. Find out more! 

Chronicling the Colossus: The Melvins Documentary

February 17, 2017 J. Andrew Zalucky

“I’m trying to make a living doing what I’m doing, and remain true to what I believed in…and mission accomplished!” – King Buzzo

Decibel Presents The Top 100 Metal Tours of All Time Special Issue

February 17, 2017 Albert Mudrian

What are the Top 100 metal tours of all time? Find out in Decibel‘s new limited edition special issue of 100% previously-unprinted content.