Hardcore

Interview: Meet New Jersey’s Hardcore Heroes, Player Hater

June 11, 2019

South Jersey’s Player Hater on Christmas songs about cocaine, Jamey Jasta’s pocketbook and not taking things too seriously.

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 EP Stream: Harm’s Way – “PSTHMN”

April 19, 2019

Harm’s Way reimagine songs from Posthuman by way of JK Broadrick, Andrew Nolan and Sanford Parker.

Video Premiere: Terror – ‘Mental Demolition’

April 3, 2019

Terror push through “Mental Demolition” in a new music video.

Full Album Stream: Musket Hawk – ‘Upside of Sick’

March 27, 2019

Baltimore instigators Musket Hawk reload another batch of diseased sludge/grind anthems on Upside of Sick.

Set Times Announced for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer PRE-Fest!

March 25, 2019

Get your pre-game with tickets to Integrity, Full of Hell, Inter Arma, Cloak and Devil Master at the Decibel Magazne Metal & Beer PRE-Fest!

Fallow Heart: Hardcore (Sur)Realities

March 1, 2019

Decibel contributor Forrest Pitts considers the lessons he learned from hardcore.

Blast Worship: Gets Worse

February 19, 2019

UK powerviolence outfit Gets Worse get better on Snubbed.

Full Album Stream: Endon – ‘Boy Meets Girl’

February 14, 2019

Endon‘s Boy Meets Girl is the perfect soundtrack to a romantic Valentine’s Day.

Track Premiere: Below the Frost – ‘Silence the Light’

January 23, 2019

Current and former members of Hatebreed, All Out War, Starkweather and Prime Evil unleash pulverizing, blackened metallic hardcore as Below the Frost.

Track Premiere: Breaking Wheel – ‘Torment of Flesh’

January 10, 2019

Breaking Wheel combine hardcore and death metal for a vicious pairing.

Rotting Out Release New Song, “Reaper”

January 10, 2019

Hear a new song from Rotting Out, their first since 2015.

Track Premiere: Thetan – ‘Null and Void’

January 7, 2019

Check out a new song from pissed-off, noisy powerviolence duo Thetan.

Full Album Stream: Cloudburst – “Cloudburst”

January 3, 2019

Like Cave In, Converge and Hope Conspiracy? Get a load of Indonesia’s Cloudburst.

Track Premiere: I AM – ‘Hard 2 Kill’

October 19, 2018

I AM reveal “Hard 2 Kill,” the title track from their new album.

Track Premiere: Graven – ‘A Failed Mask’

October 2, 2018

Graven (feat. ex-members of Gridlink, Human Remains and Burnt by the Sun) unleash new song “A Failed Mask.”

Deadpressure: Fun For the Whole Angry Family

September 28, 2018

San Jose’s Deadpressure plays a dark and ferocious style that can appeal to all stripes of metal, hardcore, punk and grind.