September 7, 2018 J. Andrew
According to the editor of “The Black Candle” zine, “Black Metal has to be diabolical – if not in content, then at least in spirit.”
August 31, 2018 Dutch Pearce
This week, Demo:listen investigates the strange experimental black metal of Brooklyn’s Fliege.
August 13, 2018 Chris Dick
GosT’s Baalberith talks new album “Possessor,” Satanic Panic, and his future as a synthwave artist.
August 6, 2018 Chris Dick
Drab Majesty duo DeMure & Mona D talk through the inner workings of their image, their music, and next steps.
July 24, 2018 Forrest Pitts
Winterfylleth guitarist/vocalist Chris Naughton talks new album.
July 23, 2018 Chris Dick
Defunct gothic black metallers Sadness emerge from the shadows for the “Ames de Marbre” reissue.
July 20, 2018 Dean Brown
The Lion’s Daughter discuss new album Future Cult.
July 9, 2018 Forrest Pitts
Carlo Regadas (Monstrance, ex-Carcass, ex-Devoid) survives necroticized organs and returns to playing music.
July 5, 2018 Kevin Stewart-Panko
Decibel checks in with Enslaved, Wolvhammer, Spirit Adrift and more about Psycho Las Vegas.
June 25, 2018 Chris Dick
Carpenter Brut’s Franck Hueso slashes synthwave on new album, “Leather Teeth.”
June 22, 2018 Dutch Pearce
This week, Demo:listen follows Illinois’ Nomad deep into black metal isolation.
June 19, 2018 Vince Bellino
Anonymous Portuguese black metal group Gaerea stream and discuss new album Unsettling Whispers.
June 19, 2018 Gene Meyer
Nasum drummer Anders Jakobson discusses the grindcore legends’ debut full-length, Inhale/Exhale.
June 13, 2018 Joseph Schafer
The groundbreaking singer and guitarist of Zeal and Ardor talks Billie Holiday, religion, politics, and the thinking behind his new album, ‘Stranger Fruit’
June 13, 2018 Shawn Macomber
On the eve of the release of Madball‘s ninth full-length For the Cause, the band’s extreme metal virtuoso drummer Mike Justian submits to a lengthy Decibel inquisition.
June 5, 2018 Vince Bellino
Seven Metal Inches documents three decades of extreme metal 7″ records.
June 4, 2018 Chris Dick
Amorphis’ Tomi Koivusaari talks the importance of bees, riffs, and the return of Olli-Pekka Laine.
May 23, 2018 Vince Bellino
Rising USBM force Uada discuss their new album, Cult of a Dying Sun and the band’s growth since their 2016 debut.
May 23, 2018 Sean Frasier
British doom coven Witchsorrow foreshadow the world’s end on their riveting new LP Hexenhammer.
May 16, 2018 Shawn Macomber
Lamb of God vocalist Randy Blythe takes us on a walk down his own unique version of Memory Lane to talk his first seven-inch with Burn the Priest. Kayt Vigil of Sonic Wolves chimes in, too.
May 14, 2018 Chris Dick
Spain-based thrashers Angelus Apatrida are gruesome on new album, “Cabaret de la Guillotine.”
May 11, 2018 J. Andrew
A profile of a group of musical entities from northwestern England, specializing in pure, raw black metal, all under the name Legions ov Darkness.
May 9, 2018 Sean Frasier
Austin rockers From Beyond blast synths and heavy space riffs on their otherwordly LP The Band From Beyond.
May 8, 2018 Vince Bellino
Austin Terror Fest organizers discuss the event’s second year, adding a bigger venue and diverse lineup curation.
May 7, 2018 Vince Bellino
Five Finger Death Punch bassist Chris Kael ranks his top five extreme metal albums.
May 7, 2018 Chris Dick
Dirkschneider drummer Sven Dirkschneider responds to Decibel’s inquiries about touring, his dad Udo, and what’s next.
May 3, 2018 Kevin Stewart-Panko
June 15th sees the vinyl re-issue of Mouth of the Architect’s The Ties that Blind. Today, we pay our respects in comprehensive, Decibel style with drummer Dave Mann and former guitarist/vocalist Gregory Lahm.
May 2, 2018 Shawn Macomber
Eight years after his untimely death, Wendy Dio continues to honor her late, legendary husband’s legacy—carrying his good works and groundbreaking music into the future.
May 2, 2018 Gene Meyer
“Paul Ryan” (Chris Fairbanks) weighs in on metal songs he’s never heard and will never listen to again.
April 30, 2018 Chris Dick
Nightmarer’s Simon Hawemann speaks to Decibel about new album, Cacophony of Terror.