black metal

The Mighty Mystifier Returns on Protogoni Mavri Magiki Dynasteia

March 15, 2019

The Brazilian black metal giants are back with their first album in 17 years. Check out “Weighing Heart Ceremony” from Protogoni Mavri Magiki Dynasteia.

Video Premiere: Waste of Space Orchestra – ‘Wake Up the Possessor’

March 11, 2019

Watch a new video from Waste of Space Orchestra, featuring members of Oranssi Pazuzu and Dark Buddha Rising.

Video Premiere: L’Acéphale’s “Sovereignty”

March 6, 2019

Watch a new video from avant-garde black metal practitioner L’Acéphale and read a lengthy new interview.

Deafheaven Unveil Scathing New Track ‘Black Brick’

February 27, 2019

Grammy-nominated post-metallers Deafheaven stream their first new song since last year’s acclaimed Ordinary Corrupt Human Love LP.

Imperial Triumphant List Their Top 5 Luxurious NYC Structures

February 25, 2019

New York City-based avant-garde black metal trio Imperial Triumphant extol the luxurious virtues of Empire City’s most decadent structures.

Mardom: The Return of Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult

February 22, 2019

The nocturnal march continues- the black metal horde of Darkened Nocturn Slaughtercult will finally release a new album on April 12.

Brimming Horn Meadery and Enslaved Team Up on ETERNAL FROST Mead

February 21, 2019

Raise a glass of Eternal Frost mead and toast the gods when Enslaved perform Frost exclusively at Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly on April 14!

Watch: Wormwitch – ‘Disciple of the Serpent Star’

February 21, 2019

Watch the first video from Wormwitch‘s new album, Heaven That Dwells Within.

Track Premiere: Black Anvil – ‘Iron Sharpens Iron’

February 18, 2019

Black Anvil pay tribute to late The Devil’s Blood vocalist/guitarist Selim Lemouchi.

Vanum: The Hero’s Journey Into Ageless Fire

February 15, 2019

Let Vanum take you on a spiritual journey though death, rebirth and transformation on their latest album, listen here for “Under the Banner of Death.”

Dani Filth’s Top 5 Songs Inspired by Elizabeth Bathory

February 14, 2019

Cradle of Filth’s Dani Filth shares his top five songs inspired by the Blood Countess, Elizabeth Bathory.

Track Premiere: Ungraven – “Aggro Master”

February 13, 2019

Conan mastermind Jon Davis explores a blackened industrial wasteland in his Ungraven debut’s new single “Aggro Master.”

FLASH SALE: 10% Off EVERYTHING in Decibel Store!

February 8, 2019

All subscriptions, books, back issues, flexi boxes, shirts, hoodies, glassware in the Decibel store is 10% this weekend only! Love, Decibel.

(Written) Under the Sign of the Black Mark: Author Ika Johannesson On Her Swedish Metal History “Blood Fire Death”

February 6, 2019

Swedish journalist Ika Johannesson talks her fantastic and enlightening new cultural history Blood Fire Death: The Swedish Metal Story.