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Q&A: Nailed To Obscurity’s Jan-Ole Lamberti And Raimund Ennenga Struggle With Slippage

March 11, 2019

Nailed To Obscurity guitarist Jan-Ole Lamberti and vocalist Raimund Ennenga capsize the inner self on new album, “Black Frost.”

Blast Worship: Cellgraft

March 5, 2019

Tampa grinders Cellgraft take more than their name from Insect Warfare.

Animal-Fronted Bands Hatebeak and Boar Glue Release Split LP

February 28, 2019

Current/former members of Death, Pig Destroyer, Charred Walls of the Damned and Triac, plus a South African gray parrot and three guinea pigs, create animal-fronted mayhem.

An Update and Preview from Mexi-merican Death Grinders Rottenness

February 28, 2019

Mexican-American deathgrinders Rottenness provide an update on their new album.

Blast Worship: Lunk

February 26, 2019

Lunk take on… workout culture and Carcass puns on Reek of Perspiration.

Blast Worship: Gets Worse

February 19, 2019

UK powerviolence outfit Gets Worse get better on Snubbed.

Dani Filth’s Top 5 Songs Inspired by Elizabeth Bathory

February 14, 2019

Cradle of Filth’s Dani Filth shares his top five songs inspired by the Blood Countess, Elizabeth Bathory.

Memories Remain: The Making of Obituary’s “Cause of Death”

February 6, 2019

Read the making of Obituary‘s classic, Hall of Fame-inducted Cause of Death before the death metal legends perform it in its entirety at Decibel Metal & Beer Fest: Philly on April 13.

Blast Worship: Kidnapped

February 5, 2019

Kidnapped show off what they do best on their new album, Connecticut Powerviolence.

Track Premiere: The Foreign Resort ‘Outnumbered’

February 4, 2019

Danish post-punk power trio Foreign Resort set fire with new edit of single “Outnumbered” off the group’s new album, “Outnumbered.”

Long, Cold Winter: The Making of Enslaved’s ‘Frost’

January 29, 2019

Read the entirety of Enslaved Decibel Hall of Fame for their groundbreaking sophomore LP, Frost.

Blast Worship: Zeta

January 29, 2019

Get to know Venezuelan post-hardcore band Zeta.

Full Album Stream: Örmagna “Örmagna”

January 28, 2019

Icelandic black metal newcomers Örmagna unveil their devastating self-titled debut for Portugal-based independent Signal Rex.

Celebrate the 100th Decibel Flexi Disc with this Limited Subscription Special!

January 23, 2019

Get a Deluxe Decibel subscription, a Deluxe Edition Flexi Collector’s Box and grab bag of FIVE out-of-print flexi discs at an extremely extreme discount for a limited time!

Blast Worship: Mellow Harsher

January 22, 2019

Get to know Wisconsin grinders Mellow Harsher.

Five Heavy Albums that Changed My Life with Eric A.K. of Flotsam and Jetsam

January 17, 2019

To celebrate the release of Flotsam and Jetsam‘s new album, The End of Chaos, we caught up with vocalist Eric A.K. to find out what five heavy albums changed his life.

An Interview with Pulchra Morte

January 17, 2019

A few weeks ago, we briefly introduced you to new doom-death brightlights, Pulchra Morte. Check out our full interview with the band.

Blast Worship: P.L.F.

January 8, 2019

P.L.F. keep the titles long and the songs short on Jackhammering Deathblow of Nightmarish Trepidation.

Ten Bazillion Years: The Laina Dawes Interview

December 20, 2018

Laina Dawes, author of What Are You Doing Here: A Black Woman’s Life and Liberation In Heavy Metal speaks about her experience publishing with Bazillion Points.

Q&A: Michael Gira on new Swans, performing solo and creativity

December 19, 2018

Michael Gira discusses Swans, his solo career, the impact of social media and more.

Blast Worship: Beaten To Death

December 18, 2018

Black metal isn’t all Norway has to offer.

Track Premiere: Vile Apparition – ‘Malevolent Aphantasia’

December 14, 2018

Melbourne-based brutalizers Vile Apparition follow up their Demo:listen-featured demo with an impressively tough full length. Check out this exclusive track premiere for a taste of blood to come . . .

Retrospective: Extreme Napalm Terror’s “Impulse to Destroy”

December 13, 2018

Looking back on the strange case of Extreme Napalm Terror and their 1989 album Impulse to Destroy, which may or may not have been a complete joke.

Blast Worship: No/Más

December 11, 2018

D.C. grinders No/Más are featured in the latest Blast Worship column.