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Full Album Premiere: Cherokee – ‘Blood & Gold’

November 15, 2021

Germany-based hard rockers smoke out nostalgia with their debut full-length, Blood & Gold. Streaming only at Decibel!

Full EP Premiere: Takafumi Matsubara – “Poison”

November 11, 2021

Listen to ex-Gridlink destroyer Takafumi Matsubara‘s new EP of unreleased Mortalized tracks featuring grindcore allies from around the globe.

Q&A: Udo Dirkschneider on ‘Game Over,’ Set Lists and Pandemic Touring

November 9, 2021

Metal institution and U.D.O. frontman Udo Dirkschneider talks about his record and how it’s a challenge to cobble a set list together from a catalog of classics.

Full Album Premiere: Sijjin ‘Sumerian Promises’

November 8, 2021

Germany-based death metallers Sijjin scream forth blasphemies on new album, Sumerian Promises. Streaming in sandswept full at Decibel!

Interview: Rob Halford Discusses the New Judas Priest 50th Anniversary Box Set

November 2, 2021

The Metal God, Judas Priest vocalist Rob Halford, talks about putting together the band’s exhaustive new box set and what it means to be making metal for 50 years.

Q&A: Anton Reisenegger (Criminal) Refuses/Resists On New Album ‘Sacrificio’

November 1, 2021

Criminal mastermind Anton Reisenegger recounts the making of new album Sacrificio and the forces — resistance, repression, revolt — behind the album’s lyrics.

Carcass Celebrate 30th Anniversary of ‘Necroticism – Descanting the Insalubrious’

October 29, 2021

Jeff Walker, Bill Steer, and Michael Amott recount the thesaurus-busting, mandatory-listen that is Carcass‘s Necroticism – Descanting the Insalubrious on its 30th birthday.

Video Premiere: The Misery Men ‘Devil’s Balls: Tricker Treat with Matt Pike’

October 29, 2021

Oregon-based heavy masters The Misery Men play devil’s advocate with High On Fire’s Matt Pike in new video for “Devil’s Balls.”

Video Premiere: Cave Bastard – “Anti-Vaxxtermination”

October 28, 2021

San Diego’s progressive extreme metal destroyers, Cave Bastard, take a club to vaccine skeptics in their new “Anti-Vaxxtermination” video.

Track Premiere: Genocide Pact – “Purged Flesh”

October 26, 2021

D.C. death dealers, Genocide Pact, churn out hateful psychedelia-infused sludge in “Purged Flesh” from their upcoming self-titled release.

Album Premiere: Worm – “Foreverglade”

October 19, 2021

Doomed death dealers Worm emerge from Florida mire with rot-infested third album, Foreverglade, on 20 Buck Spin.

Top 5 Guitar Pedals By Christian Larson (Necrofier)

October 11, 2021

Christian Larson of Necrofier fame steps on his Top 5 Guitar Pedals for black metal. Fans of Dissection, Necrophobic, and Dawn take note!

Suffocation Celebrate 30th Anniversary of ‘Effigy of the Forgotten’

October 8, 2021

Suffocation guitarist and founding member Terrance Hobbs reminisces about the pivotal Effigy of the Forgotten album as it turns 30.

Q&A: Jason Netherton (Misery Index) Nails It Again

October 4, 2021

Misery Index‘s Jason Netherton puts another nail in the coffin with new compilation Coffin Up the Nails on Repulsive Echo.

Track Premiere: Crystal Coffin ‘The Starway Eternal’

September 27, 2021

Canadian black metal trio Crystal Coffin summon nuclear fallout on new track “The Starway Eternal”. Streaming grimly only at Decibel!

Video Premiere: The Answer Lies In The Black Void “Mina”

September 24, 2021

The Answer Lies In The Black Void, featuring Celestial Season and Thy Catafalque members, drift into nihility on new video track “Mina.”

Video Premiere: Chilling in the Meat Locker with Gorgatron’s “Frost Bitten Amputation”

September 23, 2021

The second video from the death metallers’ third album will make you have second thoughts about driving alone through the rural outskirts of Fargo.

Track Premiere: SexMag “Zapomniany Czarci Kult”

September 20, 2021

Poland-based death-thrashers invoke the old ways of death-thrash on new EP, Sex Metal. Spiked evil streaming only at Decibel!

Track Premiere: Iskandr “Verbod”

September 6, 2021

Dutch black metal duo Iskandr interpret 15th Century agrarian visionary traditions on stunning new track “Verbod.” Streaming at Decibel now!

Full Album Premiere: Dead Soul Alliance – ‘Behind the Scenes’

August 30, 2021

Canadian death metal duo Dead Soul Alliance batter and bruise on new album Behind the Scenes. Streaming in brutality only at Decibel!