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SPOILER: Here Are Decibel’s Top 40 Albums of 2017

November 20, 2017 Albert Mudrian

SPOILER! SPOILER! SPOILER! Don’t click here if you don’t want to see Decibel’s Top 40 Albums of 2017. Definitely click here if you love typing “NO [INSERT ALBUM HERE]? THIS LIST IS INVALID!”

The Napalm Death Special Issue (& Napalm Flexi Disc) Now Available!

November 17, 2017 Albert Mudrian

This limited edition Napalm Death special issue is packed with 100% all-new, all-Napalm content and flexi disc featuring an exclusive new Napalm Death song called “Nurse the Hunger.” Get it now!

Track Premiere: House of Low Culture — “The Pervasive Mind”

November 15, 2017 Shawn Macomber

Check out the first new recorded music from Aaron Turner’s House of Low Culture in four years!

Q&A: GosT Screams Between Lost Paradise And Possession

November 13, 2017 Chris Dick

Cornered in a cold, dark room on a rickety chair, GosT’s main keyslasher succumbs to Decibel’s queries about Non Paradisi and new album Possessor.

Deluxe Flexi Disc Collector’s Box in Stock with Free Flexi Offer!

November 9, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Practice safe flex! We’ve finally brought flexi (boxes) back! And with a special limited offer that includes five FREE Decibel Flexi Series releases through this weekend only!

WATCH: VA House of Delegates Winner Danica Roem Thanks Metalheads in Victory Speech

November 8, 2017 Vince Bellino

Danica Roem became the first openly transgender legislator elected to the Virginia House of Delegates yesterday, giving special thanks to the metal community in her acceptance speech.

Prurient’s New Album is Too Long

November 6, 2017 Joseph Schafer

Prurient will release Rainbow Mirror, a 3-hour long record. That record is too long.

Goatwhore Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

October 31, 2017 Vince Bellino

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by Monday, November 6 to obtain a HIGHLY LIMITED Goatwhore flexi!

Spooky Synths: A Neill Jameson Halloween Playlist

October 31, 2017 Neill Jameson

Krieg’s Neill Jameson curates a special, dungeon synth-focused holiday playlist for the 2017 Halloween/winter season.

The Top 5 Heavy Metal Bad Boys Gone Blessed

October 30, 2017 Greg Karlowitsch

Not every heavy metal bad boy stays that way forever. These are Decibel‘s Bad Boys Gone Blessed.

ON SALE NOW: Decibel Magazine Tour Tickets!

October 27, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Tickets to see Enslaved, Wolves in the Throne Room, Myrkur and Khemmis as part of the 2018 Decibel Magazine Tour are on sale at 10 a.m. your local time TODAY

Seventh Annual Decibel Magazine Tour Lineup + Dates Announced

October 24, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Enslaved, Wolves in the Throne Room, Myrkur and Khemmis unite for metal media leader’s latest North American campaign this February. Tickets on sale Friday, October 27 at 10am local time.

Judas Priest Announce New Album, 2018 North American Tour

October 23, 2017 Vince Bellino

Judas Priest announce their NINETEENTH studio album and 2018 tour!

Martin Eric Ain: 1967-2017

October 22, 2017 Justin Norton

Martin Eric Ain, a member of the legendary outfits Celtic Frost and Hellhammer, is remembered.

Martin Eric Ain (1967-2017): Celtic Frost “Morbid Tales” Hall of Fame

October 22, 2017 Albert Mudrian

To honor the passing of extreme metal legend Martin Eric Ain, we present the Hall of Fame feature on Celtic Frost’s 1984 debut Morbid Tales in full.

That Tour Was Awesome: Anathema/At the Gates/Cradle of Filth (1994)

October 19, 2017 Greg Pratt

In which we look back on when Anathema , At the Gates, and Cradle of Filth toured Germany in 1994, with input from some of the guilty parties involved.

Linnéa Olsson Shows Her Teeth in Maggot Heart’s New Video

October 18, 2017 Joseph Schafer

Former The Oath and Grave Pleasures guitarist returns with the cutting Maggot Heart.

Hear Exclusive New KEN Mode Song “Fractures in Adults” Via Decibel Flexi Series

October 17, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Hear and acquire the new, limited edition KEN Mode flexi disc single now!

Mortiis: From Black Metal to Dungeon Synth and Beyond

October 16, 2017 Neill Jameson

In perhaps his most in-depth interview ever, Mortiis dives deep into his past as the unwitting progenitor of dungeon synth.

Full Album Stream: War Possession “Doomed To Chaos”

October 16, 2017 Chris Dick

Greek death metallers War Possession unleash upon mankind new long-player, “Doomed to Chaos”.

FLASH SALE: Get 20% Off ALL Decibel Book Titles!

October 13, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Choosing Death, Black Metal, The Decibel Hall of Fame Anthology Vol. II and Metal Gods: A Tribute to Judas Priest are 20% off through Sunday!

GWAR: Extended Interview with Mike Bishop, the Man Behind the Blothar

October 10, 2017 Daniel Lake

Mike Bishop sheds Blothar’s antlers and abdominal adornments to speak frankly with us about GWAR after Brockie.

KEN Mode Record Exclusive New Song for Decibel Flexi Series!

September 29, 2017 Albert Mudrian

Get an active Decibel Deluxe Subscription by Monday, October 2 at 10AM EST and this exclusive new KEN Mode vinyl single is yours!

Exploring Synths: A Primer with Neill Jameson

September 28, 2017 Neill Jameson

Neill Jameson explores synthesizers and the various metal-related genres of music that have sprung from the instrument.

Track Premiere & Interview: Sharptooth – ‘F*ck You Donald Trump’

September 27, 2017 Vince Bellino

Explosive hardcore outfit Sharptooth have recently signed to Pure Noise Records. Listen to a new song and read a new interview now!

Dirk Verbeuren’s Top 5 Hardest Megadeth Songs To Play

September 25, 2017 Chris Dick

Drummer Dirk Verbeuren details the five most complicated Megadeth songs to play past and present.