September 27, 2019 Nick Green
Nightmare Brewing Company is horror and death metal enthusiast Billy Powell’s outlet for flirting with darkness and exorcising his own demons. Glasgow Smile is his latest gruesome gose.
September 27, 2019 J. Andrew
The great Obsequiae has returned to guide us through another series of castles and courtyards on “Ceres in Emerald Streams.”
September 26, 2019 Albert Mudrian
Get to know Mother’s Tomb, and their first four tracks of ripping death/thrash via of Absent Not Dead.
September 25, 2019 Sean Frasier
Explore death metal’s darkest caverns with Iranian riff-cult Nex Carnis on their new two-track EP Black Eternity.
September 24, 2019 Decibel Magazine
Whether you’re a death devotee or prog purist, this month’s seasonally-and-topically-appropriate Decibel Meter has some titles for you.
September 24, 2019 Gene Meyer
What goes around comes around for Polish deathgrinders Straight Hate.
September 18, 2019 Shawn Macomber
Nick Heigelmann of the great 90s melodic death metal act The Year of Our Lord returns with Sun in Shadows, a preconception-obliterating new record, and — seen for the first time ever here — a new video.
September 17, 2019 Gene Meyer
Leeds grinders Ona Snop deliver spazztic blurs of goofy buzzsaw powerviolence that are as blistering as they are irreverent.
September 13, 2019 Forrest Pitts
“Progress is born of doubt and inquiry. The Church never doubts, never inquires. To doubt is heresy, to inquire is to admit that you do not know—the Church does neither.” —Robert G. Ingersoll
September 13, 2019 Albert Mudrian
“Just Metal” tickets for for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: LA are just $25 until Sept 22. Only 100 available. Hurry!
Trevor William Church can’t, won’t and don’t stop – releases a pair of new split singles from heavy metal heroes Haunt
Freshly minted thrashers Return Fire will self-release their nine-track debut on September 27, but we have a first taste for you right NOW.
September 11, 2019 Adem Tepedelen
Decibel writer Adem Tepedelen is working on unleashing a collection of nearly 10 years of his “Brewtal Truth” columns.
September 11, 2019 Shawn Macomber
Let Glasgow, Scotland’s Godeater take you deep into tech-death waters with “Inertia Haze.”
September 11, 2019 Sean Frasier
Boston doom quintet Glacier bring their heavy post-metal freeze to a sweltering temple in their video for album opener “O World! I Remain No Longer Here.”
September 10, 2019 Dutch Pearce
Blasphemous Covenant is the result of black metal/noise collaboration between members of Byyrth and Thy Sepulchral Moon. Check out an exclusive stream of “Subliminal Supplication.”
September 10, 2019 Gene Meyer
In which Decibel provides an in-depth review of a three-day underground grindcore fest in London, England.
September 9, 2019 Blake Harrison
A mix of doom, death and trad this week for our friend who shits in a cage.
September 4, 2019 Shawn Macomber
Blackened death doom sludge outfit Casket Huffer invites you to breathe in the nihilism of an exclusive new track.
September 3, 2019 Gene Meyer
Former Gridlink axeman returns with the aptly-titled Strange, Beautiful, Fast.
August 30, 2019 Decibel Magazine
Batushka, Faketushka, Fauxtushka, all the Tushkas; or none, really, as there is no ‘tushka in this month’s Decibel Meter.
August 29, 2019 Shawn Macomber
Legendary horror film composer Fabio Frizzi talks helping to bring H.P. Lovecraft’s poetry to life on I Notturni Di Yuggoth.
August 28, 2019 Shawn Macomber
Full Terror Assault is celebrating five years of open air fest mayhem with a wild, brutal four-day party next week.
Underground Philadelphia progressive metal kings Dysrhythmia are launching a new mind-bending blitz and we’ve got the exclusive first salvo streaming now.
August 28, 2019 Sean Frasier
Swedish psychedelic spellcasters Vokonis worship at the riff-adorned throne of the “AntlerQueen.”
August 27, 2019 Gene Meyer
Their blood vessels might be narrowed, but Vasoconstriction‘s grindcore influences are pretty wide.
August 26, 2019 Decibel Magazine
Portuguese progressive metallers Apotheus expose the “horrors and injustices of this world” in their latest video, “Caves of Steel.”
August 22, 2019 Shawn Macomber
Cleveland underground metallic hardcore heroes In Cold Blood mount an unlikely — yet triumphant — comeback with Legion of Angels.
August 22, 2019 Albert Mudrian
Hear and acquire this ultra-rare Gatecreeper flexi disc single, featuring an exclusive new track via the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!
August 21, 2019 Shawn Macomber
Hey, Leather Lung put a little rock n’ roll swagger and outlaw country sneer in its sludge metal for you! How thoughtful!