Hall of Fame

The Decibel Hall of Fame provides the definitive stories behind the making of extreme music’s most important albums. Each month the seven-page stories (upwards of 5,000 words) include interviews with every musician who performed on the inducted record.

Strapping Young Lad

City

dB HoF No. 216

Label: Century Media

Release date: February 11, 1997

Scorn

Evanescence

dB HoF No. 215

Label: Earache

Release date: August 23, 1994

Immolation

Unholy Cult

dB HoF No. 214

Label: Olympic/Listenable

Release date: October 28, 2002

Sepultura

Schizophrenia

dB HoF No. 213

Label: Cogumelo

Release date: October 30, 1987

Cattle Decapitation

The Harvest Floor

dB HoF No. 212

Label: Metal Blade

Release date: January 19, 2009

Dazzling Killmen

Face of Collapse

dB HoF No. 211

Label: Skin Graft

Release date: March 14, 1994

Forbidden

Forbidden Evil

dB HoF No. 210

Label: Combat

Release date: September 30, 1988

Wolves in the Throne Room

Two Hunters

dB HoF No. 209

Label: Southern Lord

Release date: Sept 27, 2007

The Red Chord

Clients

dB HoF No. 208

Label: Metal Blade

Release date: May 17, 2005

Dead Kennedys

Frankenchrist

dB HoF No. 207

Label: Alternative Tentacles

Release date: November 1985

dead horse

Peaceful Death and Pretty Flowers

dB HoF No. 206

Label: Big Chief

Release date: September 11, 1991

Arcturus

Aspera Hiems Symfonia

dB HoF No. 205

Label: Ancient Lore Creations

Release date: June 3, 1996

Flotsam and Jetsam

Doomsday for the Deceiver

dB HoF No. 204

Label: Metal Blade

Release date: July 4, 1986

Lawnmower Deth

Ooh Crikey It’s... Lawnmower Deth

dB HoF No. 203

Label: Earache

Release date: September 1990

Warlock

Triumph and Agony

dB HoF No. 202

Label: Vertigo

Release date: September 29, 1987

Candiria

300 Percent Density

dB HoF No. 201

Label: Century Media

Release date: May 1, 2001

Nachtmystium

Instinct: Decay

dB HoF No. 200

Label: Battle Kommand

Release date: May 30, 2006

Satyricon

Dark Medieval Times

dB HoF No. 199

Label: Moonfog Productions

Release date: March 1994

Lamb of God

Ashes of the Wake

dB HoF No. 198

Label: Epic

Release date: August 31, 2004

Black Sabbath

Mob Rules

dB HoF No. 197

Label: Warner Bros.

Release date: November 4, 1981

My Dying Bride

The Angel and the Dark River

dB HoF No. 196

Label: Peaceville

Release date: May 22, 1995

Fudge Tunnel

Hate Songs in E Minor

dB HoF No. 195

Label: Earache

Release date: August 20, 1991

King Diamond

“Them”

dB HoF No. 194

Label: Roadrunner

Release date: September 13, 1988

Judas Priest

Painkiller

dB HoF No. 193

Label: Columbia

Release date: September 3, 1990

Swans

Children of God

dB HoF No. 192

Label: Caroline/Mute

Release date: October 19, 1987

Die Kreuzen

October File

dB HoF No. 191

Label: Touch and Go

Release date: May 1986

Baroness

Red Album

dB HoF No. 190

Label: Relapse

Release date: September 4, 2007

Slint

Spiderland

dB HoF No. 189

Label: Touch and Go

Release date: March 27, 1991

Municipal Waste

The Art of Partying

dB HoF No. 188

Label: Earache

Release date: June 11, 2007

Earth Crisis

Destroy the Machines

dB HoF No. 187

Label: Victory

Release date: May 25, 1995