Doom

Track Premiere: Museum of Light – “Soft Openings”

April 7, 2022

If you’re looking for a soft, introspective lunch break soundtrack that still delivers doomy riffs, “Soft Openings” from the upcoming Museum of Light LP Horizon is four minutes of bliss.

Album Premiere: Weedevil – ‘The Return’

April 6, 2022

Brazilian stoner sect Weedevil exhale their debut LP of bongripping riffs and ferocious fuzz, The Return.

Grim Reefer Fest Smokes Up Baltimore on April 16th

March 30, 2022

Grim Reefer Fest celebrates riffs and spliffs with a nine-band lineup of stoned heaviness on April 16th in Baltimore, MD.

Track Premiere: I Klatus – “Solstice of Wind”

March 24, 2022

Chicago experimental doom trio, I Klatus tap into a dark Cascadian vibe on their fourth full-length.

Track Premiere: Assumption – “Submerged by Hadean Tides”

March 23, 2022

Italian death/doom cosmonauts Assumption release their upcoming LP’s stellar first single, “Submerged by Hadean Tides.”

Video Premiere: Abhorrent Expanse – ‘Frost Suffocation’

March 16, 2022

We’re halfway through the week, and to get us the rest of the way there, Abhorrent Expanse are blessing (or damning) us with their latest video, “Frost Suffocation.”

Track Premiere: Come to Grief – ‘Life’s Curse’

March 8, 2022

Hear doom heavyweights Come to Grief unleash the first single form their debut full-length album, When the World Dies, out May 20, via Translation Loss.

Video Premiere: Ritual Earth – “Free From My Vessel”

February 8, 2022

Hear Philly psych doom quartet Ritual Earth channel some serious early ’90s Seattle and Kyuss vibes on this drop-tuned grinder.

Video Premiere: Sum of R – “Crown of Diseased”

February 7, 2022

Watch the first video and single from Sum of R‘s harrowingly heavy and delicately beautiful new LP Lahbryce.

Exclusive Track Premiere: Dawnrider – “The Final Call”

February 3, 2022

Hear Portuguese vets Dawnrider channel a classic doom vibe on this bleak new track from their fourth album.

Track Premiere: MWWB – “The Harvest”

January 19, 2022

MWWB (formerly Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard) return with the title track of their upcoming LP of cosmic psychedelic doom, “The Harvest.”

Track Premiere: Bayht Lahm – “Valientes Sin Armas, Sociedad Sin Miedo”

December 15, 2021

Hear New Jersey blasters Bayt Lahm debut a new single addressing political unrest in Colombia.

Full Album Stream: Satanico Pandemonium – “Espectrofilia”

December 7, 2021

Mexico City marijuaneros Satanico Pandemonium take us on a dark trip into the spirit world on their latest release.

Video Premiere: QAALM – “Existence Asunder”

December 1, 2021

Los Angeles funeral sludge newcomers QAALM release a video for their crushing first single, Existence Asunder. Debut album coming March 2022.

Track Premiere: Anatomy of Habit – “Your Pure Breath”

November 30, 2021

Bang a gong, get it on with an epic track from Chicago’s doomy, atmospheric post-punk collective, Anatomy of Habit.

Album Premiere: Swamp Coffin – ‘Noose Almighty’

November 24, 2021

UK executioners Swamp Coffin pair NOLA sludge noise with doom and hardcore on their debut LP, Noose Almighty.

Track Premiere: In Loving Memory – “Sun of Ebony”

November 10, 2021

Spanish melodic doom/death quartet In Loving Memory mourn the human race in their apocalyptic eulogy, “Sun of Ebony.”

Doom Wizards KHEMMIS Make Their Decibel Magazine Cover Debut! Available NOW!

October 22, 2021

We have a limited number of advance copies of the December issue of Decibel, featuring our exclusive new flexi disc single from grinding black crust trio Gravesend available NOW!

Album Premiere: Scarecrow – ‘ Scarecrow II’

October 21, 2021

Check out a full stream of Russian retro/throwback-doom rockers Scarecrow‘s new album, Scarecrow II, which drops tomorrow.

Album Premiere: Worm – “Foreverglade”

October 19, 2021

Doomed death dealers Worm emerge from Florida mire with rot-infested third album, Foreverglade, on 20 Buck Spin.

Track Premiere: Domkraft – “Night Prowler”

October 14, 2021

Sweden’s Domkraft don’t beat around the bush with their slow-grinding version of AC/DC’s “Night Prowler.”

Full Album Stream: Grizzlor — “Hammer of Life”

September 29, 2021

Doom-y noise rockers Grizzlor are here to drop the hammer (of life) straight down on your unsuspecting noggin.

KHEMMIS Return to the Decibel Flexi Series With an Exclusive Song and Picture Disc!

September 3, 2021

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Tuesday, September 7 to obtain this limited edition flexi PICTURE DISC single featuring an exclusive new song from doomed heavy metallers Khemmis.

Fight Fire With Fire: ‘Vincebus Eruptum’ vs. ‘Population II’

August 26, 2021

For this Fight Fire With Fire installment, we go proto-metal and pit Blue Cheer and their 1968 debut Vincebus Eruptum, against the more obscure Randy Holden and his Population II.

Full Album Stream: Bottomless – Bottomless

July 14, 2021

Hear Italy’s Bottomless dive deep for low-end on their self-titled debut album.

Track Premiere: Planet of the Dead – “Pilgrim”

July 14, 2021

Blast into the deep cosmos with New Zealand stoner doom space travelers Planet of the Dead on their Kurt Vonnegut inspired single, “Pilgrim.”

Track Premiere: Empress – “Libations”

June 16, 2021

Vancouver post-metal project Empress raise a chalice to lost loved ones on their evocative doom single, “Libations.”

Album Premiere: Void Tripper – ‘Dopefiend’

June 9, 2021

Brazilian stoner sludge degenerates Void Tripper lure doom devotees with promises of Satan and drugs on their debut LP, Dopefiend.