New Band Alert: Godthrymm (members of Vallenfyre, My Dying Bride, ex-Solstice) wield apocalyptic doom

November 17, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Doom gathers over the UK as old friends reunite beneath a new banner: Godthrymm.

The Napalm Death Special Issue (& Napalm Flexi Disc) Now Available!

November 17, 2017 Albert Mudrian

This limited edition Napalm Death special issue is packed with 100% all-new, all-Napalm content and flexi disc featuring an exclusive new Napalm Death song called “Nurse the Hunger.” Get it now!

Track Premiere: Degial Set Your Skull Ablaze with ‘Crown of Fire’

November 15, 2017 Sean Frasier

Swedeath’s flame burns brighter than ever as Degial share their fiery anthem off Predator Reign, “Crown of Fire.”

Track Premiere: Obscure Burial – ‘Necrophagous Ritual’

November 14, 2017 Dutch Pearce

How about a little Finnish death metal? Check out this exclusive track premiere from the debut self-titled full length by Obscure Burial.

Morbid Angel Grace the Cover of the January Decibel

November 14, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Extreme music legends return to death metal and to Decibel’s cover. Advance copies of the new issue are available now!

Track Premiere and T-Shirt Talk With Übergang

November 9, 2017 Kevin Stewart-Panko

As Übergang absolutely wear their influences on their sleeves, we decided to ask them about the influences they literally decided to wear on their sleeves.

Full Album Stream and Interview: Desolate Shrine’s “Deliverance from the Godless Void”

November 8, 2017 Sean Frasier

Venture into a nightmarish chasm with Finnish death demons Desolate Shrine on Deliverance from the Godless Void.

Track Premiere: Beastiality – ‘Witchblood’

November 7, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Check out an exclusive track premiere off the debut album from Stockholm’s Beastiality.

Track Premiere: Obskuritatem – ‘Gdje tišina vječno vlada’

November 3, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Bosnia’s Obskuritatem play chilling and raw black metal. Check out this exclusive premiere of a new song from their forthcoming LP, U Kraljevstvu Mrtvih.

Decibel Metal and Beer Fest FAQs

November 2, 2017 Vince Bellino

Got questions? We have answers. Check out FAQs for Decibel Metal and Beer Fest.

Goatwhore Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

October 31, 2017 Vince Bellino

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, November 6 to obtain a HIGHLY LIMITED Goatwhore flexi!

Full Album Stream: Acid Witch – “Evil Sound Screamers”

October 31, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Happy Halloween, kiddies! Come inside for a stream of the entire new Acid Witch album, Evil Sound Screamers.

Track Stream/Premiere: Odious Icon’s Planet of Immense Decay

October 26, 2017 Kevin Stewart-Panko

Tomorrow sees the release of the debut album from thrash/death newcomers, Odious Icon. Today, we’re offering up the album’s lead-off and title track for your listening consideration.

Full Album Stream: Get “Necrosexual” with Pink Mass

October 25, 2017 Sean Frasier

Jersey grind hedonists Pink Mass stream their debut LP Necrosexual and share their vision of a world without sexual repression.

Full Album Stream: Worm (USA) – “Evocation of the Black Marsh”

October 24, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Come inhale the swampened black-doom vapors emanating from Evocation of the Black Marsh, the debut full length from Florida’s one-man band, Worm (USA).

Making the Perfect Gnaw Album: An Interview with Alan Dubin

October 23, 2017 Vince Bellino

The Gnaw frontman discusses the creative process, the addition of lap steel guitarist Dana Schecter and making “the perfect Gnaw album.”

Full Album Stream: Hades Archer – “Temple of the Impure”

October 17, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Check out some bestial Chilean shred with this full album stream of Hades Archer’s brand new full length, Temple of the Impure.

Full Album Stream: Antiversum – “Cosmos Comedenti”

October 17, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Lose yourself in this exclusive full album stream of Cosmos Comedenti, a ravenous void of blackened death-doom conjured by Switzerland’s Antiversum.

Mortiis: From Black Metal to Dungeon Synth and Beyond

October 16, 2017 Neill Jameson

In perhaps his most in-depth interview ever, Mortiis dives deep into his past as the unwitting progenitor of dungeon synth.

Video Premiere: Gruntruck – “Noise Field”

October 13, 2017 Adem Tepedelen

A killer lost Gruntruck album is unearthed and we celebrate its release with the premiere of a new Gruntruck video for the track “Noise Field.”

Track Premieres: Get Split into Quarters by Toxicology, Skuz, Triple Cripple, and Ground

October 11, 2017 Sean Frasier

Horror Pain Gore Death strike again during Halloween season with a four-band split from Toxicology , Skuz , Triple Cripple , and Ground.

Full Album Stream: Cadaveric Incubator – “Sermons of the Devouring Dead”

October 10, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Fans of true death metal, come revel in this rotten and unadulterated stream of Cadaveric Incubator’s debut full length.

GWAR: Extended Interview with Mike Bishop, the Man Behind the Blothar

October 10, 2017 Daniel Lake

Mike Bishop sheds Blothar’s antlers and abdominal adornments to speak frankly with us about GWAR after Brockie.

Track Premiere: Malokarpatan – ‘V okresném rybníku hastrman už po stárocá vycína (In the provincial pond, a water goblin has been raging for centuries)’

October 3, 2017 Dutch Pearce

Check out this exclusive track premiere of a brand new Malokarpatan song and hear for yourself why the release of Nordkarpatenland, the sophomore album from this Slovakian black metal band, is so highly anticipated.

Track Premiere: Soft Kill ‘Insider’ (Tom Petty Cover)

October 3, 2017 Chris Dick

Post-punk aficionados Soft Kill feel the weight of Tom Petty’s recent passing. To cope and to honor the legendary musician, Soft Kill have covered “Insider” off Petty’s “Hard Promises” album.

KEN Mode Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

September 29, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Get an active Decibel Deluxe Subscription by Monday, October 2 at 10AM EST and this exclusive new KEN Mode vinyl single is yours!

Demo:listen: Vile Apparition

September 29, 2017 Dutch Pearce

On this week’s Demo:listen the brutality escalates quickly with Melbourne’s latest death metal duo Vile Apparition.

Exploring Synths: A Primer with Neill Jameson

September 28, 2017 Neill Jameson

Neill Jameson explores synthesizers and the various metal-related genres of music that have sprung from the instrument.