Metal and Beer

The Decibel DIY Guide to Metal & Beer Fest: Home Edition

March 31, 2020

Your official resource for home-delivery and curbside pickup options from the breweries, and the streaming options for the bands, labels and radio stations of the postponed Metal & Beer Fest: Philly.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Can-O-Bliss Double IPA

March 27, 2020

Oskar Blues might be on to something with this mid-coast IPA that marries the hoppy dankness of a West Coast IPA with the haziness and extreme drinkability of a New England IPA.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: El Chavo

March 17, 2020

Beers brewed with any sort of hot pepper can be a hard sell, but El Chavo is deceptively complex and surprisingly addictive.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Funky Prowler

March 6, 2020

If Metallica’s “The Thing That Should Not Be” described a beer, it would be Funky Prowler.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Synopsis Dark Cherry Sour

February 28, 2020

Synopsis Dark Sour Cherry is fantastic and fun to drink, with ample amounts of cherry flavor. It’s also somewhat hard to describe.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Fudgie the Beer

February 21, 2020

You needn’t have been raised on Tom Carvel’s ice cream cakes to appreciate Fudgie the Beer, but it doesn’t hurt.

Napalm Death Dominate the Cover of Decibel’s Metal & Beer Fest Issue

February 20, 2020

We have a limited number of advance copies of the April issue of Decibel, featuring an exclusive Satan flexi disc, available now. Don’t blow it.

Who’s That Girl?: The Making of Converge’s “Jane Doe”

February 18, 2020

Read the making of Converge‘s classic, Hall of Fame-inducted Jane Doe before the metallic hardcore legends perform it in its entirety at Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly on April 4.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: La Socarrada

February 7, 2020

At least the imaginatively named brewery “Premium Beers from Spain” offers truth in advertising via their La Socarrada spiced beer.

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Superposition

January 31, 2020

Freethought’s Superposition almost smells too good to drink, but we are nothing if not professional and powered through JUST FOR YOU.

Satan to Release New Song “Twelve Infernal Lords” Via the Decibel Flexi Series!

January 31, 2020

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, Feb 3 to obtain this HIGHLY LIMITED flexi disc single featuring a brand new song from NWOBHM heroes Satan!

No Corporate Beer Reviews: IPA X

January 24, 2020

Ardent Craft Ales’ IPA X may be #2,729 to the uninitiated, but currently #1 in Decibel’s hearts and bellies.

Dying Fetus, Ringworm and Genocide Pact Announced for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer PRE-FEST

January 17, 2020

Get tickets NOW to see Dying Fetus, Ringworm and Genocide Pact demolish the Foundry in Philadelphia on Thursday, April 2 as part of the Metal & Beer Fest official PRE-FEST!

No Corporate Beer Reviews: Tulsi

January 13, 2020

This Tulsi is definitely a not-so-secret asset… to any cider drinker.

Limited Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Los Angeles Merch Now Available!

January 10, 2020

Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Los Angeles 2019 merch, including official shirts, pints and beer steins, is now available in the Decibel store at discounted price.