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Huntress Singer Jill Janus Dead at 42

August 16, 2018

Huntress singer Jill Janus died Tuesday, the band confirmed in a statement.

Ozzy Osbourne Graces the Cover of Decibel’s October Issue

August 16, 2018

After 14 years, the Ozzman finally cometh to the cover of Decibel! We have a limited number of advance copies of the October issue of Decibel available now. Have at it!

High on Fire Announce “Electric Messiah” Album; Title Track Streaming

August 6, 2018

Stoner metal kings High on Fire announce new album Electric Messiah and pay tribute to Lemmy on the title track.

Dropdead’s Ben Barnett gives update on Bob Otis’ recovery

July 28, 2018

We catch up with Dropdead‘s Ben Barnett to get an update on how Bob Otis is recovering from his motorcycle accident.

Septic Tank to Release Exclusive New Track via Decibel Flexi Series!

July 5, 2018

Former and current members of Napalm Death, Repulsion and Cathedral are welcomed back to the Decibel Flexi Series. Be sure to get a deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, July 9th at 10am EST to get this exclusive single.

Pantera Drummer Vinnie Paul Dead at 54

June 23, 2018

Legendary drummer Vinnie Paul, best known for his work with Pantera, died yesterday at 54.

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.