Q&A and Track Premiere with Russian Post-Rockers Aesthesys

March 15, 2018

Shining a spotlight on Moscow’s classically informed, melancholic post-rockers and their second album, Achromata.

Video Premiere: Thorium – ‘Maniac’

March 9, 2018

Scandinavian death metallers Thorium and born again in blasphemy. Check out their first new recording in a decade!

Track Premiere: Grave Upheaval – ‘II’

March 6, 2018

Stream a new Grave Upheaval song and get buried in an avalanche of obscure and utterly devastating Australian death doom.

Samhain Tribute Track Premiere: Midnight- “Mother of Mercy”

March 2, 2018

Check out Midnight’s cover of “Mother of Mercy,” from the Samhain tribute album, “We All Want Our Time in Hell.”

Interview: Septic Tank’s Lee Dorrian on How Music Shaped Him

March 1, 2018

Lee Dorrian discusses his band Septic Tank and the impact hardcore punk had on his life.

Full Album Stream: Bleach Birth – “Hatching Inside the Womb”

February 28, 2018

Mysterious one-man punk/death rock project Bleach Birth have conceived another killer record with Hatching Inside the Womb.

Rank & Defile: Ivar Bjørnson Orders Enslaved’s Albums from Worst to Best

February 15, 2018

In celebration of the start of the seventh incarnation of the Decibel Magazine Tour, Enslaved creative force Ivar Bjørnson ranks the band’s albums from worst to best.

The Sounds of Perseverance: An Interview with Taken’s Ray Harkins

February 15, 2018

An interview with Taken vocalist and issue #162 Reader of the Month, Ray Harkins

How Denver Post-Hardcore Brawlers Fathers Found Their Fighting Spirit

February 14, 2018

Are you mad as hell and not going to take it anymore? Denver’s Fathers is here to help.

Track Premiere: Myrkraverk – ‘Hyllest! Reia!’

February 6, 2018

Stream a song from the highly anticipated debut album by true Norwegian black metal torchbearers, Myrkraverk, featuring Enslaved’s Grutle Kjellson now.

Track Premiere: Veiled – ‘Enshrouded’

February 2, 2018

Lose yourself in a new song from Pennsylvanian black metal duo, Veiled.

Italian Grind Legends Cripple Bastards Take On “The Outside World” Via 30th Anniversary Singles Box Set

January 31, 2018

Italian grind institution Cripple Bastards can’t stop, won’t stop. Our exclusive interview.

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.

Track Premiere: Anguish – “Blessed Be the Beast”

January 17, 2018

Swedish doom coven Anguish return to their chaotic roots in “Blessed Be the Beast,” off their upcoming record Magna est vis Siugnah.

Full Album Stream: Anarchos – “Invocation Of Moribund Spirits”

January 16, 2018

Get in on this exclusive stream of the debut full length from the Netherlands’Anarchos for your daily dose of death metal obscurity.

Video Premiere: Retortion Terror- “I Wanna Live”

January 12, 2018

Check out the new video from Retortion Terror, “I Wanna Live,” featuring legendary guitarist Takafumi Matsubara.