Blast Worship: Failure

May 14, 2024

North Italy-based trio Failure roll the perfect fastcore game.

Retrospective: Failure’s “Magnified” 25 Years Later

March 8, 2019

Decibel revisits Failure‘s criminally-underrated Magnified on its 25th anniversary.

Track Premiere: The Ghost Next Door — “Event Horizon”

January 30, 2019

Peel back the curtain and check out this conspiracy theory-themed bit of driving, dreamy doom courtesy The Ghost Next Door.

Failure – “Fantastic Planet”

March 31, 2014

Next to Queensrÿche and Bad Religion… ah fuck, who are we kidding? This is by far the least extremely extreme inductee in the Decibel Hall of Fame, and probably will be until we honor Jesu’s Kittens Upon Pillows of Limitless Down Luxuriating in Sunbeam EP in 2024.

LIVE REVIEW: Failure at the El Rey 2/11/14

February 19, 2014

What a difference 16 years can make; there were probably more people at Failure’s first reunion show than bought their last album, 1997’s Fantastic Planet. The (mostly white male) fans packed into the El Rey Theater in their hometown of Los Angeles last Thursday night, February 11, for an evening with the heavy rock heroes….