Five For Friday: March 25, 2022
March 25, 2022 J. Andrew
This week’s new releases bring us all things cold and dark with Abbath, Night Demon, Falls of Rauros and more!
Decibel Magazine Tour Cancelled Due to Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Concerns
March 12, 2020 Albert Mudrian
For ticket refunds, please inquire at point of purchase. Thanks for your understanding and support of Mayhem, Abbath, Gatecreeper, Idle Hands and Decibel.
Seattle and San Francisco Dates of Decibel Tour Cancelled Due To Ban on Large Gatherings In Each City
March 11, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Due to city-wide bans on gatherings in excess of 250 people in Seattle, WA and 1,000 people in San Francisco, CA in order to curb the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the March 17 and March 20 dates of the Decibel Magazine Tour have been cancelled.
Mayhem Drummer Hellhammer to Miss Decibel Tour, Tony Laureano (Dimmu Borgir, Nile, ect) to Fill In
March 10, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Due to a severe shoulder inflammation Mayhem drummer Hellhammer will be replaced by Tony Laureano (Dimmu Borgir, Nile) on the ninth annual Decibel Magazine Tour.
Beer Emptiness Despair? An Important Metal & Beer Fest Ticket Update!
February 28, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Two-day “Metal & Beer” tickets are SOLD-OUT. Don’t despair: We’ve released 50 more single-day “Metal & Beer” tickets. Click here for updates on other ticket options.
50 More Two-Day “Metal & Beer” Tickets Released for Metal & Beer Fest Philly!
February 11, 2020 Albert Mudrian
We sold out of the first 600 two-day passes on Friday, but we opened up 50 more last night. Don’t blow this second chance to indulge in pours from 20 breweries at Metal & Beer Fest Philly!
Gimme Radio Become Official Radio Station of Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly
January 22, 2020 Albert Mudrian
Decibel proudly welcomes Gimme Radio to the 2020 Metal & Beer Fest: Philly party.
Under 200 “Metal & Beer” Tickets Remain for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly Ft. Converge, Napalm Death and More!
January 10, 2020 Albert Mudrian
“Metal & Beer” tickets for Metal & Beer Fest Philly 2020 are guaranteed to sell out in advance—get yours before it’s too late!
Los Angeles Date Added to the 2020 Decibel Magazine Tour
December 10, 2019 Albert Mudrian
Los Angeles, you’ll get a chance to see Mayhem, Abbath, Gatecreeper and Idle Hands on March 23!
Gatecreeper and Idle Hands Added to the Decibel Magazine Tour!
December 5, 2019 Albert Mudrian
Gatecreeper and Idle Hands join Abbath and Mayhem as part of the ninth annual Decibel Magazine Tour starting in March 2020!
Midnight, Gatecreeper, Necrot Added to Final Lineup of Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly, All Tickets on Sale Now
November 22, 2019 Albert Mudrian
All ticket options (including a “Metal & Beer” option already down to 400 tickets, which gives you access to pours from all of the breweries) are ON SALE NOW! For tickets and daily line-ups, click here!
Decibel Magazine Tour ft Mayhem and Abbath Tickets on Sale Now
November 8, 2019 Albert Mudrian
The Decibel Magazine Tour celebrates its ninth annual run with the ambitious pairing of legendary Norwegian black metal progenitors Mayhem with their countrymates of black ‘n’ roll heroes Abbath. More acts revealed soon. Get tix now!
Mayhem and Abbath Announced for 2020 Decibel Magazine Tour!
November 4, 2019 Albert Mudrian
Tickets for the 2020 Decibel Magazine Tour go on sale Friday, November 8 at 10 AM local time. More acts to be announced in December!
Abbath, Idle Hands & More Breweries Added to Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly
October 30, 2019 Albert Mudrian
DISCOUNTED early bird discounted weekend passes for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly are ON SALE NOW. Don’t miss out!
The Decibel Meter: Frostdemonwinterstorms …. in July?
July 28, 2019 Decibel Magazine
This month’s Decibel Meter withstands the fall of time, but not quite at the the heart of winter, for a summer/winter battle courtesy of Abbath.
Album Review: Abbath – ‘Outstrider’
July 5, 2019 Adrien Begrand
Goodnight Wintermoon – the former Immortal frontman emerges from the cold with album #2.
For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Batushka and Abbath
June 28, 2019 Blake Harrison
Still not a Birdzum fan, but Waldo gives black metal some long-overdue love in his pecks of the week.
Abbath Dominates the Cover of the August Decibel
June 19, 2019 Albert Mudrian
We have a limited number of advance copies of the August issue of Decibel, featuring a flexi disc with a brand new song from Cadaver, available now. Don’t blow it.
Is YOUR Decibel Subscription Current?
June 7, 2019 Decibel Magazine
Don’t miss upcoming cover features on Abbath and Batushka, the latest inductions to our Hall of Fame, including Anthrax and Tormentor, as well as exclusive flexis only available through the Decibel Flexi Series.
Abbath Bassist King ov Hell Leaves Band
June 11, 2018 Emily Bellino
Abbath bassist King ov Hell parts ways with the band.
‘Blekkmetal’ Documentary Gets Second U.S. Screening at Cinedelphia
April 14, 2017 Emily Bellino
The documentary about the origins of the Norwegian black metal scene will receive its second United States screening on April 19 in Philadelphia.
Cleavers of Souls: An Interview with Skeletonwitch’s Scott Hedrick and Adam Clemans
April 7, 2016 Matt Solis
The Decibel Magazine Tour has been in full swing for three weeks now, and for Skeletonwitch, it’s been a perfect vehicle to introduce their new frontman, Adam Clemans. We caught up with Clemans and guitarist Scott Hedrick after a blistering 40-minute set at San Francisco’s Regency Ballroom to talk tour stories, album plans, and Facebook etiquette.
Abbath debut “Winterbane” video
March 16, 2016 Albert Mudrian
The Decibel Tour starts tomorrow. But you can indulge in a new Abbath video today.
Less Than One Week Until the Start of the Decibel Tour Means Your Chance to Win Free Stuff!
March 11, 2016 James Lewis
Less than seven days out! And we’ve got shirts, posters, and tickets to give away, in addition to other (very metal) recent announcements.
CONTEST EXTENDED: Win a Decibel Tour Shirt Megapack!
March 11, 2016 James Lewis
Extended throughout the tour: win four Decibel Tour shirts!
CONTEST: Win a Decibel Tour Shirt Megapack!
March 8, 2016 James Lewis
Win some free dB Tour 2016 gear.
LAST DAY for Decibel Tour VIP Packages!
February 26, 2016 James Lewis
Missing out on this is sort of like missing out on last call at the bar. If they gave you extra beers at the same price, that is.
Top 5 Worst Metal-Related Christmas Gifts
December 21, 2015 Chris Dick
Unfortunately, we haven’t found an inverted cross tree topper. Yet.
What Are the Top 20 Most Anticipated Albums of 2016?
December 21, 2015 Andrew Bonazelli
This year’s story is all but written. It’s time to focus on the Top 20 Most Anticipated Albums of 2016. Decibel has you covered with exclusive previews of next year’s extremely extremest, with Amon Amarth, Nails and Darkthrone as the tip of the frostbitten iceberg.