the decibel hall of fame

The Darkness’s “Permission to Land” Inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame

August 13, 2019

The Darkness‘s 2003 classic, Permission to Land, is inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame.

Power Trip Dominate the Cover of the February Issue of Decibel

December 17, 2018

We have a limited number of advance copies of the February issue of Decibel, featuring a flexi disc single of an exclusive new song from death metal crushers Outer Heaven, available now. Don’t blow it.

FLASH SALE! 20% Off ALL Shirts and Books This Weekend ONLY!

August 10, 2018

Choosing Death, Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies Vol 1, Swedish Death Metal, Extremity Retained and all Decibel Tour and Decibel Metal & Beer Fest t-shirts are 20% off from now until Sunday at Midnight EST!

Paradise Lost’s ‘Icon’ Is Inducted Into the Decibel Hall of Fame

February 14, 2018

British doom legends Paradise Lost return to the Decibel Hall of Fame for the first time in 13 years.

Dimmu Borgir’s “Death Cult Armageddon” Inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame

February 6, 2017

Dimmu Borgir’s mainstream metal breakthrough crashes the Decibel Hall of Fame this month.

Exclusive Demilich “Nespite” Hall of Fame featured in HOF Anthology Book

February 1, 2017

Finnish death metal heroes Demilich are the exclusive “bonus track” Hall of Fame in the Decibel Hall of Fame Anthology Vol. II book.

Saxon’s “Wheels of Steel” Inducted into the Decibel Hall of Fame

January 4, 2017

Saxon‘s NWOBHM building block Wheels of Steel enters Decibel’s Hall of Fame.

Read Bloody More: Decibel Hall of Fame Anthology, Black Metal and Choosing Death

December 6, 2016

Decibel Books limited edition hardcover pressings are selling fast. If you want Choosing Death, Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies or The Decibel Hall of Fame Anthology: Volume II, bust a move.

Pre-Order the Decibel Hall of Fame Anthology: Vol. II Book!

October 31, 2016

Decibel has complied 25 of our best Hall of Fame pieces into a brand new hardcover, limited-edition, hand-numbered anthology, exclusively available here.

The Visual Artists of Neurosis

September 21, 2016

Throughout their career, the visual artists of Neurosis have been as important to the band as the musicians. Read their commentary in this feature.

W.A.S.P.’s 1984 Debut LP Enters the Decibel Hall of Fame

August 10, 2016

We haven’t got pictures of naked ladies lying on their beds, but we do a have a W.A.S.P. Hall of Fame induction that was YEARS in the making, 

Read Sacrifice’s “Forward to Termination” HOF If You Want to Live

December 3, 2015

Don’t sleep on these Canadian HOFers, who have already gotten much-deserved Flexi Series love!

Tad Enters dB HOF, Sadly Sans Nirvana-Related Diarrhea Anecdote

September 3, 2015

Longtime staffer Nick Green dubbed 8-Way Santa “the White Album of grunge … easily the most underrated record Sub Pop ever put out.” 

Decibel Coming Attractions: What’s Next HOF and Flexi-Wise?

June 12, 2015

You’ll have no choice but to plop down next to ye olde external A/C unit and scour Decibel all summer. Luckily, we have a shitload of killer exclusive content on the horizon, specifically for the Hall of Fame and Flexi Series.