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Blast Worship: Human Effluence

May 14, 2019

The competition is “stiff,” but meet your new favorite Hyper Gore Blast band.

Track Premiere: Thonian Horde – ‘Brickstorm’

May 13, 2019

Members of Admiral Browning, Pale Divine, Faith In Jane, Weed Is Weed and Bailjack get their doomend black on.

Tomb Mold: “We Wanted to Up the Ante in Every Department”

May 10, 2019

Inspiration never sleeps, it only slays. Check out “Infinite Resurrection” from Tomb Mold‘s new album!

Video Premiere: Deadbird – “Alexandria”

May 8, 2019

Watch the brand new video from Arkansas doomongers Deadbird.

Track Premiere: Ian Blurton – “Seven Bells”

May 8, 2019

Canadian songwriter and recording veteran Ian Blurton shares another burner from his volcanic solo album Signals Through the Flame with trad metal delight “Seven Bells..”

Varathron’s “His Majesty at the Swamp” Inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame

May 1, 2019

Varathron‘s 1993 classic, His Majesty at the Swamp, is inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame.

Track Premiere: Diagonal Path — “The Die-Off”

May 1, 2019

Freya guitarist Brendon Flynn returns with the proggy, atmosphere-heavy Diagonal Path — and we’ve got an exclusive stream of a new track.

Full Demo Stream: Lathliss – “Demo II”

April 30, 2019

USBM duo Lathliss have conjured a new demo tape. Check it out now.

Blast Worship: Menacing Glare

April 30, 2019

Baldwin Park, California ain’t got nuthin’ on Copenhagen, Denmark

FLASH SALE: Decibel Books and T-Shirts As Low As $5!

April 26, 2019

Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies and The Decibel Hall of Fame Anthology Vol II books are just $10! Metal & Beer Fest shirts, Decibel Tour shirts and Choosing Death Fest shirts are just $5!

Track By Track: Cauldron Burial — “Amanti d’oltretomba”

April 24, 2019

Cauldron Burial is back to give you a little “love from beyond the grave” — and scare the hell out of you to boot.

Full Album Stream and Interview: The Mound Builders

April 24, 2019

Indiana sludge rockers The Mound Builders celebrate ten loud years with their eponymous LP.

Full EP Stream: Nighnacht – “Christophilia”

April 23, 2019

A full stream of the debut 7” from Nighnacht, the killer new band from Nunslaughter frontman Don of the Dead. Check it out now.

Blast Worship: Ground

April 23, 2019

Checking in on the newest release from New Jersey’s great grind hope.

Cadaver Release “Circle of Morbidity,” First New Music Since 2004

April 19, 2019

Hear the first new song in fifteen years from Norwegian death metal institution Cadaver.

Archaic Decapitator Unleashes Melodic Death Metal Glory on New EP

April 19, 2019

Connecticut’s Archaic Decapitator gets the melodic death metal balance just right on “Skyward,” a song on their latest EP.

Nucleus to Return With More Planet-Smashing Death Metal

April 12, 2019

If you’re in the mood for some carefully curated chaos and brutality, then Chicago’s Nucleus has the perfect sound for you.

Exhorder Announce Signing for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly

April 11, 2019

Exhorder will participate in a signing at Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly this Saturday.

Full Album Stream: American War Machine — ‘Unholy War’

April 10, 2019

Featuring an all-star line-up and a beyond pissed punk hardcore sound to back it up, American War Machine is here to wage Unholy War on your expectations.

Neolithic – Recommended if You Like Death, D-Beat and Darkness

April 5, 2019

Made up of scene veterans, including one of the founders of Maryland Deathfest, Neolithic is here with a solid mix of death metal and dark hardcore.

Interview: Old-School Dutch Death Metallers Thanatos at 35 Years, with New Compilation, New Label, and New Album in 2020

April 4, 2019

Thanatos celebrate 35 YEARS with a big anniversary show, new label, new album in the works, and the Thanatology: Terror from the Vault 2 CD demo/rarities compilation.