Heavy Metal

Pre-Order Doom Wizards KHEMMIS New Album ‘Deceiver’ On Decibel Exclusive Colored Vinyl NOW!

September 10, 2021

This gorgeous, 140-gram sea blue & olive green swirl vinyl is limited to 300 worldwide and is available for pre-order only via the Decibel webstore.

Full Album Stream: MEHENET Ng’ambu

September 9, 2021

Listen to an exclusive stream of Ng’ambu and pick up a copy of it now ahead of its release this Friday through Gilead Media.

Introducing: Vision Master

August 27, 2021

Pacific Northwest metal duo Vision Master are here to rock with an analog heavy metal adventure. Check out this full stream of their debut EP Orb plus an interview with the band.

Track Premiere: Necrosexual – “Screamin’ for the Steamin’ Demon Semen”

August 24, 2021

The horniest dude in facepaint returns with Seeds of Seduction, the new EP of raunchy crossover madness!

Full Album Stream: Craven Idol – “Forked Tongues”

July 21, 2021

Craven Idol‘s third album, Forked Tongues is the old-school extreme metal album you need.

Full Album Stream: Psychic Hit – “Solutio”

July 7, 2021

You don’t have to be an alchemist to enjoy this new release from Oakland hard rockers Psychic Hit.

Eternal Champion Announce Return Show July 9 in Austin, TX

June 21, 2021

Old-school heavy metal heroes — and creators of Decibel‘s 2020 Album of the Year runner up, Ravening IronEternal Champion will return to the stage on July 9 in Austin.

Track Premiere: Malison – ‘Reborn’

June 11, 2021

Malison are reborn on their sophomore album, Death’s Embrace.

Track Premiere: Yautja – “The Spectacle”

April 20, 2021

Listen to an exclusive stream from Nashville noisemongers Yautja and watch the official music video of “The Spectacle” now. Then pre-order The Lurch from Relapse Records ahead of its release on May 21.

Full Album Premiere: Witchseeker ‘Scene of the Wild’

March 22, 2021

Singaporean heavy metal warriors Witchseeker wage war on mediocrity with new album, Scene of the Wild. Streaming horns up at Decibel!

Track Premiere: Icon of Sin – “Icon of Sin”

March 1, 2021

Icon of Sin don’t want you for dead. But they’re gonna get you check out their eponymous new single of classic heavy metal from their forthcoming debut LP.

Full Album Premiere: Significant Point ‘Into the Storm’

February 22, 2021

Decibel and Japanese heavy metallers Significant Point team up to fight Kaiju using their new album, Into the Storm, as the soundtrack.

Album Stream + Interview: Molten Chains – Torment Enshrined

January 15, 2021

Molten Chains, one of the most extraordinary new bands in the metal underground, on sophomore album Torment Enshrined, which blends heavy metal, prog, black and death, Shakespearean themes and sorcerous vocals into one mind-blowing sound.

Album Premiere: Markgraf – Markgraf

December 7, 2020

German black/heavy metal trio Markgraf present an anachronistic and refreshing sound on their debut full-length. Out next Friday, stream Markgraf in its entirety right now.

Video Premiere: Silver Talon – “Deceiver, I Am”

December 2, 2020

Portland, Oregon dark power metallers Silver Talon reveal their latest single from their new 7”, “Deceiver, I Am” via this bewitching music video.

Judas Priest’s ‘Painkiller’ Enters Decibel Hall of Fame, January Issue Now Available

November 20, 2020

We have a limited number of advance copies of the December issue of Decibel, featuring our 10th anniversary Decibel Flexi Series entry from Venomous Concept.

Album Premiere: Megaton Sword – Blood Hails Steel – Steel Hails Fire

November 10, 2020

Swiss heavy metal conquerors Megaton Sword drop their mountainous debut full-length this Friday. Hear Blood Hails Steel – Steel Hails Fire in all its glorious and epic entirety right now.

Armored Saint Grace the Cover of the December Issue of Decibel

October 21, 2020

We have a limited number of advance copies of the December issue of Decibel, featuring a pair of exclusive flexi discs from WAKE and Frozen Soul, available now. Don’t blow it.

An Evening with Loud Night: The Mixtape

October 14, 2020

Current and former members of Ramming Speed, Battlemaster, Backstabbers Inc, and more unite to bring you an extremely Loud Night.

Spirit Adrift Grace the Cover of the November Issue of Decibel

September 15, 2020

We have a limited number of advance copies of the November issue of Decibel, featuring an exclusive Hyperdontia flexi disc, available now. Don’t blow it.

Track Premiere: Spirit Adrift – “Supernaut” (Black Sabbath Cover)

September 3, 2020

In advance of their fourth LP, Enlightened in Eternity, hear Spirit Adrift deliver a Sabbath cover from the stacked new Vol. 4 tribute album.

Johanna Sadonis & Nicke Andersson (Lucifer) Share Their Top 5 Vintage T-Shirt Stories

August 17, 2020

Lucifer‘s Johanna Sadonis and Nicke Andersson share their top five vintage t-shirt stories. Lucifer’s new album, Lucifer III, is out now on Century Media.

Video Premiere: FROM HELL – ‘The Witch’

June 23, 2020

They’re FROM HELL, but they’re spreading heavy metal on Earth.