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Dead Lord’s Hakim Krim Fields Nine Questions

October 23, 2017 Chris Dick

Swedish heavy rockers Dead Lord impart heartbreak, LSD trips, and politics on their new album, “In Ignorance We Trust”.

Hall of Fame Countdown: Cynic’s “Focus”

October 17, 2017 Daniel Lake

Nearly 100 issues ago, we inducted Cynic‘s Focus into our not-yet-crowded-with-talent Hall of Fame. Now we count down those songs in celebration of one of the most confounding death metal records ever.

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.

Full Album Stream: War Possession “Doomed To Chaos”

October 16, 2017 Chris Dick

Greek death metallers War Possession unleash upon mankind new long-player, “Doomed to Chaos”.

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.

Spectral Voice Interviewed

October 3, 2017 Daniel Lake

Listen to Spectral Voice. Read about Spectral Voice. But never really know Spectral Voice.

R.I.P. Stig Börje “Boss” Forsberg (1944-2017)

October 2, 2017 Chris Dick

The passing of Black Mark Production’s Stig Börje “Boss” Forsberg is remembered, along with the publication of Forsberg’s last-ever words on Bathory’s Under the Sign of the Black Mark.

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!

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.

Monotrope on Collaborating with Greg Ginn, Merzbow and More

September 28, 2017 Vince Bellino

Monotrope members share their most interesting collaborations with Merzbow, Greg Ginn and others.

Talkin ‘Bout Flex: All Out War

September 26, 2017 Daniel Lake

All Out War goes all out Flex with a bit of all out grind.

Label Spotlight: Indisciplinarian

September 25, 2017 Vince Bellino

Get to know Danish label Indisciplinarian.

Dirk Verbeuren’s Top 5 Hardest Megadeth Songs To Play

September 25, 2017 Chris Dick

Drummer Dirk Verbeuren details the five most complicated Megadeth songs to play past and present.

Thrashing, Blasting and Grinding: An Interview with King Parrot

September 22, 2017 Vince Bellino

Australian stalwarts King Parrot celebrate the release of their third album, Ugly Produce today. Listen to the record and read a new interview now!

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!

Angrier and Faster: An Interview with Corrupt Moral Altar

September 21, 2017 Vince Bellino

Decibel caught up with UK grind collective Corrupt Moral Altar to talk about their destructive new album, Eunoia.

Wolves in the Throne Room: Interview Outtakes

September 19, 2017 Daniel Lake

Less than a week before the full release of Thrice Woven, find out what else Wolves in the Throne Room had to say about their latest work.

Label Spotlight: WAR Records

September 18, 2017 Vince Bellino

Get to know WAR Records, run by Strife guitarist Andrew Kline.

Ben Chisholm, Chelsea Wolfe’s Secret Weapon

September 18, 2017 Joseph Schafer

Decibel caught up with longtime Chelsea Wolfe collaborator Ben Chisholm to talk about Hiss Spun, playing Blood Moon sets with Converge and more.

Bob Rock on Metallica: “I didn’t cater to what they were. I catered to what they wanted to do.”

September 18, 2017 Chris Dick

Legendary producer, engineer and musician Bob Rock discusses working with Metallica and the way that producing records has evolved over time.

Full Album Stream: Dead is Dead’s Constraints of Time

September 14, 2017 Kevin Stewart-Panko

Dead is Dead write patient songs with a metallic edge with a slight lean towards the darker side of post rock.

Full Album Stream: Hate Moon’s “The Imprisoning War”

September 12, 2017 Daniel Lake

Despise stars. Loathe planets. Abhor meteors. Detest nebulae. Hate Moon.

Label Spotlight: Tofu Carnage Records

September 11, 2017 Vince Bellino

No animals were harmed in the making of this week’s label spotlight on Tofu Carnage Records.

A Q&A With Implore’s Gabriel Dubko

September 11, 2017 Chris Dick

Decibel sits down with Implore bassist/vocalist Gabriel ‘Gabbo’ Dubko to find out more from one of the best new bands on the planet. “Subjugate” is a must-hear!

Interview With Dead Cross: The Raw Materials Version

September 7, 2017 Kevin Stewart-Panko

Here, you get to read the full complement of questions and answers with Dead Cross that was the forerunner to what made it to print in the October issue.

Argus: Full Interview With Butch Balich

September 5, 2017 Daniel Lake

Argus will release their fourth full-length record this week. Get in here and find out all about it.

Top 5 Undiscovered Death Metal EPs

September 4, 2017 Chris Dick

Get ready for a dive into the darkest depths of death metal’s extended play past with Decibel. We’ll provide the oxygen, you provide the courage.

Singing About What You Know: The Top 5 Songs In Which Raw Power Reference Themselves

August 31, 2017 Kevin Stewart-Panko

We present the top five songs in which Raw Power discusses Raw Power.