black metal

Dauþuz: (Literally) Mining for Black Metal Gold

June 7, 2019

Dauþuz is one of many black metal bands to come out of Germany playing a melodic and atmospheric style, and one of the better ones.

Video Premiere: Panzerfaust – ‘The Men of No Man’s Land’

June 5, 2019

War is hell. Black metal hell. Panzerfaust deliver both in one hellish Canadian package.

Full Album Stream: Snøgg – “Chhinnamasta”

June 4, 2019

Slovenian mindbenders Snøgg appear out of nowhere with a debut album of heavy and unique experimental black metal. Check out Chhinnamasta now.

Full Demo Stream: Inferno Requiem – “Wolf from Onon Realm”

May 31, 2019

The Taiwanese black metal band Inferno Requiem just dropped a brand new demo. Stream it in full now!

Video Premiere: False — ‘Neither Path Nor Gate’

May 29, 2019

False adds a striking visual component to the band’s recent Decibel Flexi Series offering “Neither Path Nor Gate.”

Album Review: Gaahls WYRD – ‘GastiR – Ghosts Invited’

May 29, 2019

The controversial ex-Gorgoroth frontman returns with what may be his best work to date.

Full Album Stream: Kull – ‘Exile’

May 24, 2019

Awaited debut album Exile by the members of the Sheffield’s Bal-Sagoth out now via Black Lion Records.

Track Premiere & Interview: Møl – ‘Airy’

May 23, 2019

Hear a remastered version of a song from Møl‘s first EP and read a new interview with the band.

Hear Exclusive New False Song “Neither Path nor Gate” Via Decibel Flexi Series

May 22, 2019

Hear and acquire this ultra-rare False flexi disc single, featuring an exclusive new track via the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!

Track Premiere: Pale Misery – “No Choice”

May 22, 2019

Louisiana crust fiends Pale Misery offer “No Choice” but to listen to their newest blackened ripper.

Full Album Stream: Vale – “Burden of Sight”

May 20, 2019

Vale deliver one of the year’s filthiest debut albums in the form of Burden of Sight.

Demo:listen: Molten

May 17, 2019

This week San Francisco hellraisers Molten take Demo:listen by storm.

Cave In Bassist Caleb Scofield Honored On Cover of July Decibel

May 17, 2019

We have a limited number of advance copies of the July issue of Decibel, featuring a flexi disc with a brand new song from False, available now.

Video Premiere: Axioma – “Sacred Killing Machine”

May 15, 2019

Heavy bangs the head that hears the Crown album from Cleveland post-black metallers Axioma. Jam a new track now.

Full Album Stream: Calyx – “Vientos Arcaicos”

May 14, 2019

Spain’s Calyx play black metal full of ancient feelings and transfixing innovation. Check out their debut full length now!

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.

Track Premiere: Towering – ‘The Calling’

May 10, 2019

Listen to a new song from French black/death crushers Towering.

Akasha Releases Vampyric Black Metal Cover of “Last Caress”

May 3, 2019

Sweet, lovely vampyric death! Check out Akasha’s hilariously in-your-face black metal cover of the Misfits’ classic track.

False to Release New Track “Neither Path nor Gate” via Decibel Flexi Series!

May 3, 2019

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by May 6 to obtain a HIGHLY LIMITED flexi disc from U.S. black metal crew False!

Track Premiere: Falls of Rauros – ‘New Inertia’

May 2, 2019

Falls of Rauros break their silence and reveal the first song from new album Patterns in Mythology.

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.

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!