thrash

Album Premiere: Acid Mass – “Agonizer”

September 20, 2023

Jump in a repossessed war machine and steamroll the day with Midwestern thrash ‘n’ roll solo project Acid Mass.

Full Album Stream: Farscape – ‘Purged and Forgotten’

September 19, 2023

After 10 years between albums, Brazilian ragers Farscape are back and bashing out Teutonic thrash like it’s 1984.

Album Premiere: Destabalizer – ‘Violence Is The Answer!’

September 18, 2023

Destablizer are back with a new record, Violence Is the Answer, out September 22 via Horror, Pain, Gore, Death. You can lose it to the album now!

Album Premiere: Graveripper’s “Seasons Dreaming Death”

August 24, 2023

Hear Indianapolis black/speed metal merchants Graveripper rip this and all hell on their debut LP, Seasons Dreaming Death, in advance of its August 25 release.

Metallica’s “Kill ‘Em All” Turns 40

July 25, 2023

Decibel looks back on Metallica‘s Kill ‘Em All, the album that helped birth thrash metal, launched a legendary career, on its 40th anniversary

Track Premieres: The Mound Builders and Lucifist tag-team split EP “A Mound of Fists”

June 21, 2023

The Mound Builders and Lucifist team up for the cassette-only split EP, A Mound of Fists. Listen to an exclusive track from each band.

Video Premiere: Vicious Blade – “Speed Leather and Hell”

May 24, 2023

Ready for some killer crossover thrash? We got Yins covered with the new video from Pittsburgh’s best kept metallic secret Vicious Blade.

Get Crossover Crushers DEAD HEAT’s New EP on Limited Edition Colored Vinyl: Pre-Order NOW!

May 22, 2023

We have only 125 copies of Dead Heat‘s new EP, Endless Torment, on super-limited Green inside Ultra Clear with Green & Red Splatter vinyl!

EP Premiere: Turn Cold – ‘Chew Glass’

April 26, 2023

Atlanta thrashers Turn Cold fill your pie-hole with shards and uppercut you with riffs on their upcoming EP, Chew Glass.

Album Premiere: Wild Beyond – ‘Wild Beyond’

April 12, 2023

Wild Beyond blast from Philly to the cosmos on their unhinged black thrash debut. Features members of Daeva, ex-Woe and ex-Woods of Ypres.

Full Album Stream: Ardent Nova – ‘Ardent Nova’

March 16, 2023

Hear Viking metal-inspired thrashers Ardent Nova go scorched earth on their long-in-the-making debut.

Dark Angel Guitarist Jim Durkin Passes Away at 58, GoFundMe Announced

March 13, 2023

On March 8, Jim Durkin, guitarist of thrash metal legends Dark Angel, died at the age of 58. Please consider helping cover the cost of his final arrangements and medical bills.

Video Premiere: Blind Oath – “Fascinatrix”

February 20, 2023

Power metallers Blind Oath just dropped the video for “Fascinatrix” from their self-titled, debut to be released March 17 via Horton Records. It’s big, it’s epic and it’s definitely indicative of things to come from the band.

Video Premiere: Phantom Fire – “Mara”

January 26, 2023

Take a beer run with black/death/thrashers Phantom Fire in their new video for “Mara.”

Track Premiere: Raider – “Trial By Chaos”

December 14, 2022

Ontario melodeath thrashers Raider sow discord with the gavel-smashing title track from their upcoming album Trial By Chaos.

Album Premiere: Phantom Horde – ‘The Umbra’

October 19, 2022

Melodeath trio Phantom Horde conjure riffs from Gothenburg’s golden age on their apocalyptic EP, The Umbra.

Album Premiere: Assimilator – ‘Assimilator’

September 14, 2022

Indiana’s Assimilator create a Hell of their own design on the band’s self-titled debut of thrashing melodeath.

Q&A: Wolf Hoffmann On Accept As a Six-Piece Band and Returning To America

September 7, 2022

The Accept legend talks to Decibel about returning to the United States this month with three guitarists, what he learned when he traded a guitar for a camera, and more.

Full Album Stream: Various Artists – ‘Faster Than The F*cking Devil’

August 31, 2022

Hear a thrash buffet of baphometic brutality from Midwest miscreants Wraith, Black Knife and Graveripper and Russia’s Unholy Night.

Album Premiere: Our Dying World – ‘Hymns of Blinding Darkness’

June 22, 2022

Los Angeles symphonic melodeath eulogists Our Dying World write a vicious obituary with their new album, Hymns of Blinding Darkness.

Video Premiere: Vicious Blade – “Siege of Cruelty”

June 15, 2022

Watch former and current members of Castrator, Complete Failure, Commit Suicide and… uh, Don Cabellero get their old-school blackened thrash on in Vicious Blade.

Track Premiere: Besieged – “Violence Beyond All Reason”

June 1, 2022

You’ll love Winnipeg death/thrashers Besieged‘s worship of ’80s Sepultura beyond all reason.

Track Premiere: Idol Throne – “Unholy Warrior”

May 25, 2022

Indiana power thrashers Idol Throne brandish bloody steel on their new single “Unholy Warrior.”

KREATOR Dominate the Cover of Decibel’s July Issue. Copies Available Now!

May 20, 2022

We have a limited number of advance copies of the July issue of Decibel, featuring our exclusive new flexi disc EP from experimental death/grinders Fawn Limbs available NOW!

Pre-Order MUNICIPAL WASTE’s New Album ‘Electrified Brain’ on CD Longbox and Cassette RIGHT NOW!

April 1, 2022

There are only 100 exclusive color cassettes and 300 CD longboxes of Municipal Waste‘s Electrified Brain available to Decibel readers for pre-order. Don’t blow it.

Exclusive Track Premiere: Tyrannus – “The Flood”

March 31, 2022

Scottish extreme metal clan, Tyrannus, wrecks fascists on its full-length debut, ‘Unslayable.’

Track Premiere: Molten Chains – “Communion”

March 28, 2022

Viennese unholy heavy metal trio Molten Chains offer “Communion,” the latest single from their forthcoming new album, Orisons of Vengeance.