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Five Heavy Albums that Changed My Life with Alex Shuster of -(16)-

June 11, 2020

To celebrate the release of Dream Squasher, the new album from sludge kings -(16)-, we caught up with guitarist Alex Shuster to find out what five heavy albums changed his life.

Decibel’s Yearbook 1995 Issue Looks Back on Metal 25 Years Ago

May 18, 2020

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

The Lazarus Pit: The Great Deceiver’s ‘A Venom Well Designed’

March 19, 2020

Looking back on The Great Deceiver‘s underrated debut, A Venom Well Designed.

Fight Fire with Fire: ‘Heartwork’ vs. ‘Slaughter of the Soul’

January 30, 2020

Pitting Heartwork against Slaughter of the Soul to find out once and for all which is the better album.

Peaceville Records Founder Hammy Talks New Autobiography, ‘Peaceville Life’

September 18, 2018

Paul “Hammy” Halmshaw released some of the best extreme metal of the past three decades via Peaceville Records. Now he delivers a blow-by-blow account of how it happened in his first book.

ENDS MONDAY! Get five FREE BONUS flexi discs from DECIBEL!

September 6, 2018

Get out of print At the Gates, Khemmis, Asphyx, The Black Dahlia Murder and Horrendous flexis FREE with this special subscription offer through THIS WEEKEND ONLY!

LIMITED OFFER! Get five FREE BONUS flexi discs from DECIBEL!

August 22, 2018

Get out of print At the Gates, Khemmis, Asphyx, The Black Dahlia Murder and Horrendous flexis FREE with this special (limited) subscription offer!

Watch: The Six Most Metal Breweries at Decibel Metal & Beer Fest

May 22, 2018

The Six Most Metal Breweries attended the second annual Decibel Metal & Beer Fest last month, and crafted this extensive video recap.

Five Heavy Albums that Changed My Life with Jonas Stålhammar of At the Gates

May 3, 2018

To celebrate the upcoming release of At the GatesTo Drink from the Night Itself, we caught up with guitarist Jonas Stålhammar to find out what the five heavy albums that changed his life are.

Judas Priest Grace the Cover of June’s Decibel

April 25, 2018

Judas Priest return to the cover of Decibel with an decade-in-the-making Hall of Fame story of their Stained Class album.

At the Gates Announce Limited Signing at Decibel Metal & Beer Fest

March 29, 2018

In just two days, At the Gates will decimate the Fillmore Philadelphia when they take the stage as the Saturday night headliner at Decibel Metal & Beer Fest. We’re surely not alone in our excitement to hear old classics and new songs from the Swedish death metal legends, and now you can get even more At the Gates…

Set Times Announced for Decibel Metal & Beer Fest

March 23, 2018

Decibel Metal & Beer Fest kicks off one week from today, which means it’s time to finalize travel plans and get your tickets if you haven’t already. To aid in your planning, Saturday and Sunday set times are now available.