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Decibel Magazine Tour ft Mayhem and Abbath Tickets on Sale Now

November 8, 2019

The Decibel Magazine Tour celebrates its ninth annual run with the ambitious pairing of legendary Norwegian black metal progenitors Mayhem with their countrymates of black ‘n’ roll heroes Abbath. More acts revealed soon. Get tix now!

Svadilfare Releases “Fortapte Roetter,” a Treasury of Raw and Melodic Black Metal

July 12, 2019

Norway’s Svadilfare has the Norwegian black metal sound nailed: raw yet melodic, powerful but not overdone, epic but NOT cheesy.

Track Premiere: 1349 – ‘Through Eyes of Stone’

July 9, 2019

Check out a video for a brand new 1349 song and get ready for the Norwegian black metallers imminent return to US soil.

First New Cadaver Song In 16 Years Now Available as a Decibel Flexi Disc

June 24, 2019

Acquire this ultra-rare Cadaver flexi disc single, featuring a new track via the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!

Track Premiere: Blood Red Throne – ‘Skyggemannen’

June 20, 2019

Norwegian death dealers return with a new song, previewing their new full-length album to be released in September.

Hear Exclusive New Deathhammer Song “Rite of the Living Dead” Via Decibel Flexi Series

April 22, 2019

Hear and acquire this ultra-rare Deathhamer flexi disc single, featuring an exclusive new track via the Decibel Flexi Series. Hurry, quantities are extremely limited!

Cadaver Release “Circle of Morbidity,” First New Music Since 2004

April 19, 2019

Hear the first new song in fifteen years from Norwegian death metal institution Cadaver.

Deathhammer to Release New Track “Rite of the Living Dead” via Decibel Flexi Series!

March 29, 2019

Get your deluxe Decibel subscription by April 1 to obtain a HIGHLY LIMITED flexi disc from death/thrash dealers Deathhammer!

From the Vastland: Bloody Stories of Demons and Their Dark World

January 25, 2019

From the Vastland is making some of the best black metal out there. Check out our interview catching up with Sina, the band’s founder and chief songwriter!

Mourn at Obliteration’s Obscure Cenotaph

November 30, 2018

Obliteration is one of a handful of death metal bands that manage to balance a reverence for the old-school with a desire to carve their own path.

Album Premiere: Sylvaine “Atoms Aligned, Coming Undone” + Q&A With Sylvaine

October 30, 2018

Norwegian post-black metal outfit Sylvaine premieres dreamy new album, “Atoms Aligned, Coming Undone,” on Decibel.

Album Premiere: Sjukdom “Stridshymner Og Dødssalmer”

October 22, 2018

Norwegian black metallers Sjukdom stream new album, “Stridshymner Og Dodssalmer,” in full at Decibel.

No Corporate Beer: Nøgne Ø Barleywine

August 20, 2018

Decibel reviews the #100 from Dave Witte-approved brewery Nøgne Ø.

Album Premiere: Djevelkult “Når Avgrunnen Åpnes”

May 21, 2018

Norwegian black metallers Djevelkult stream new album “Når Avgrunnen Åpnes.”

Track Premiere: Æsthetica – ‘Worshipper’

November 29, 2017

Experience Æsthetica’s self-proclaimed “true Norwegian doom metal” with a new song.

Emperor – ‘Anthems To The Welkin At Dusk’ 20th Anniversary Hall Of Fame Edition Vinyl Now Available

April 26, 2017

Emperor‘s Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk is a black metal classic, further cemented by its induction into Decibel‘s Hall of Fame. Now you can own the 20th anniversary Hall of Fame edition album on vinyl. 

Video Premiere: Kampfar – ‘Mylder’

March 21, 2017

Darkness and fire are coming in this music video for “Mylder.”

Track Premiere: Jagged Vision – ‘Euthanasia’

February 28, 2017

Jagged Vision punish the listener with thick riffs and aggressive delivery on “Euthanasia.”

Demo:listen: Enge Store

November 18, 2016

On this week’s Demo:listen, we stray from all the bestial bombast and smoky clamor, wandering on and on until we stumble upon Oslo’s Enge Store.

Video Premiere: Nordjevel – ‘Djevelen I Nord’

October 21, 2016

Trolls and demons battle it out with mere mortals in this new video from Nordjevel.