July 13, 2020 Chris Dick
Chicago’s Cardiac Arrest belch new track, “Sodomite,” from new album, The Day That Death Prevailed. Streaming filthily only at Decibel!
July 10, 2020 Michael Wohlberg
In a concerted effort to break stigmas and stress its universal importance to metalheads worldwide, Decibel gathered over 140 musicians in support of wearing masks to help end the novel coronavirus and expedite the return of live extreme music.
July 9, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Watch Italian death metal crushers Blasphemer totally NAIL the crucifixion of Christ in their new video “The Sixth Hour.”
July 8, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Earth Crisis guitarist Scott Crouse talks about the reissue of the epic 2014 animal liberation-themed Salvation of Innocents in this pandemic moment.
July 8, 2020 Sean Frasier
Dissonant death/grind newcomers Resin Tomb crack open the crypt of their upcoming EP with unholy new single “Prostrate.”
July 7, 2020 Gene Meyer
German blasters Wreck are a masterclass in how a modern, clean production should sound for a grindcore band.
July 3, 2020 Decibel Magazine
We’ve got suggestions on releases to help you headbang brain cells away and support bands/labels at time when they profit from it most.
July 3, 2020 Vince Bellino
Doom, Woe, Panopticon and more than two dozen other bands contribute new or unheard music to Bindrune’s Overgrow to Overthrow compilation, benefitting Black Lives Matter and Life After Hate.
July 2, 2020 Kevin Stewart-Panko
Check out the new single from Gorgatron and the news of what’s likely to be the year’s lone metal fest.
July 1, 2020 Vince Bellino
Gruesome and Filter drummers get together to break the stigma on mental illness.
July 1, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Worship at the altar of post-hardcore powerhouse Same Gods via the melody-tinged incantation “In Circles.”
July 1, 2020 Sean Frasier
Indianapolis death/doom dissenters Shroud of Vulture invert tyranny on their crushing debut LP Upon a Throne of Jackals.
June 30, 2020 Gene Meyer
CA grinders Hate for Humanity specialize in short and violent, like Joe Pesci beating Billy Bats into the fucking ground.
June 29, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Ripped to Shreds frontman Andrew Lee addresses the work that needs to be done in fighting dangerous stereotypes against Asians and Asian-Americans in underground metal.
June 25, 2020 Sean Frasier
Return to distant waters with German funeral doom mariners Ahab as they revisit their legendary The Call of the Wretched Sea debut on Live Prey.
June 24, 2020 Forrest Pitts
Fallow Heart and Decibel contributor Daniel Lake discuss music journalism cosplay and the recently released Winterfylleth album.
June 23, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Old Man Gloom drummer Santos Montano pens Part III of tour diary for the band’s postponed 2020 tour.
June 23, 2020 Gene Meyer
One-man grind machine Putrid Parrot doesn’t cry fowl.
June 18, 2020 Kevin Stewart-Panko
Listen to an advance stream of Hydraform‘s Sylvia Massy-produced EP
June 17, 2020 Nick Green
How did Nightmare Brewing Company do on their Imperial DIPA Crucifixion? They nailed it!
June 17, 2020 Shawn Macomber
1995 wasn’t merely a great year for the extremely extreme — it was also an amazing trip around the sun for metal-adjacent music.
June 17, 2020 Sean Frasier
Manchester doom artisans Atavist are back to disrupt a decade of silence with their cathartic ode to loss and resilience, III: Absolution.
June 16, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Decibel dives deep beyond the Peaceville Three with this death/doom addendum to our our new Decibel Yearbook: 1995 issue.
June 16, 2020 Gene Meyer
Get down with the brown(sville) sound of Texas grindcore machine ASADA.
June 15, 2020 Decibel Magazine
Old Man Gloom drummer Santos Montano pens Part II of tour diary for the band’s postponed 2020 tour.
June 12, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Our latest, limited edition webstore exclusive includes 25 more Hall of Fame stories from our revered monthly series of artist interviews on the making of their classic extreme music albums.
June 10, 2020 Shawn Macomber
Portland noise rockers ILS bring you a bouquet of zero-leaf clovers with “No Luck.”
June 10, 2020 Sean Frasier
Indianapolis death metal quartet Obscene cast doomsday shadows with their nocturnal new LP, The Inhabitable Dark.
June 9, 2020 Dutch Pearce
Or, Through a Speaker Rumbly ’95. Decibel travels somewhere on tape with this adendum to our our new Decibel Yearbook: 1995 issue.
June 9, 2020 Gene Meyer
Jump, jump, jump on the tiger and feel the heart of Canadian noisemongers Holy Grinder.