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Ralph Santolla: 1969-2018

June 6, 2018

Ralph Santolla, who played guitar for numerous extreme metal legends, passed away on June 6.

Possessed to Release Exclusive New Track via Decibel Flexi Series!

May 31, 2018

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, June 3 to obtain a HIGHLY LIMITED Possessed flexi disc!

Our Top 100 Doom Metal Albums of All Time Issue is Back in Stock!

May 18, 2018

Sold out since December 2015! Decibel recently acquired a few copies from a distributor — get one while you can!

YOB Grace the Cover of July’s Decibel

May 18, 2018

We have a limited number of advance copies of the July issue of Decibel available now. Have at it!

At the Gates Announce Limited Signing at Decibel Metal & Beer Fest

March 29, 2018

In just two days, At the Gates will decimate the Fillmore Philadelphia when they take the stage as the Saturday night headliner at Decibel Metal & Beer Fest. We’re surely not alone in our excitement to hear old classics and new songs from the Swedish death metal legends, and now you can get even more At the Gates…

An Extremely Extreme Voice For Common Sense

March 23, 2018

Let’s imagine a world where kids can get lost in records and find themselves again. Let’s imagine a world where the bridge to adulthood doesn’t include fearing for your life.

Necrophagia frontman Frank “Killjoy” Pucci: 1969-2018

March 18, 2018

Decibel sends our sincerest condolences to his family, bandmates and numerous friends in the underground extreme metal scene. 

Incantation, Believer and Belus Announced for Decibel Metal & Beer Fest Kickoff Party!

February 8, 2018

Can’t wait for Decibel Metal & Beer Fest in Philly on March 31-April 1? Neither can we, so we we’re getting things started a week early in Brooklyn with the Decibel Metal and Beer Official Kickoff Party!

Phantom Carriage Announce Nuclear Blast Collab Plus Beers for Decibel Metal & Beer Fest

February 8, 2018

See what Phantom Carriage is bringing to Decibel Metal & Beer Fest, including a brand new collaboration with Nuclear Blast.

Skeletal Remains Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

February 2, 2018

Become a deluxe Decibel subscriber by Monday February 5 at 9 AM EST, and the new, limited edition Skeletal Remains single is all yours.

Carcass Frontman Says Band Has “Maybe Seven songs, 45 minutes” of Music For New Album

January 23, 2018

With their Decibel Metal & Beer Fest appearance on the horizon, Carcass frontman Jeff Walker provides a new album update.

Slayer Tease Final World Tour

January 22, 2018

Slayer‘s cryptic video message has left the future of the band unclear.

24-Hour Flash Sale on EVERYTHING in the Decibel Store!

January 18, 2018

The USPS is gonna screw us all again on Monday, but take comfort that Decibel is gonna hook you up with a 10% discount on all store items for the next 24 hours.

Iron Man guitarist Alfred Morris III Dies at 60

January 10, 2018

Underground doom metal legend was a part of vibrant MD/VA scene for several decades.

Immortal Complete Work on New Album

January 8, 2018

Immortal confirm they have completed work on their new album, due out via Nuclear Blast in 2018.

Tribulation Grace the Cover of February’s Decibel

December 15, 2017

Advance copies of the February issue of Decibel are available now! Order by December 19th at 12pm EST for delivery by Christmas!

Psycho Las Vegas Announces First Round of Bands; Includes Witchcraft, High on Fire, Zakk Sabbath and More!

December 14, 2017

Psycho Las Vegas returns for another weekend of doom, fuzz and psychedelic offerings. Check out the first lineup announcement here.

R.I.P. Warrel Dane (1961-2017) (Sanctuary & Nevermore)

December 13, 2017

Decibel would like to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and acquaintances of Sanctuary and Nevermore vocalist Warrel Dane, who passed away today, December 13, in São Paulo, Brazil after suffering from a heart attack.

Pestilence Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

November 30, 2017

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, December 4 to obtain a HIGHLY LIMITED Pestilence flexi!