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First Round of Bands and Breweries Announced for Decibel Magazine Metal & Beer Fest: Philly 2020

October 15, 2019

Headliners Converge, Napalm Death and Pig Destroyer each to perform exclusive special sets in April 2020! Early bird discounted tickets (including beer pours) on sale NOW!


Full Album Stream: Malevich – “Our Hollow”

October 22, 2019

Atlanta grind beasts Malevich unleash new album Our Hollow.


Five Times Victory Records Ruled

October 21, 2019

Remembering five times Victory Records ruled.

Latest Issue

Gatecreeper - Boiling Over

November 2019 [#181]

Includes exclusive limited edition Opeth flexi disc

Featuring: Refused, Exhorder, Toxic Holocaust, My Dying Bride, a special report on Psycho Las Vegas, the Decibel Hall of Fame: the making of Armored Saint’s Symbol of Salvation,  Lightning Bolt, Blut Aus Nord, Pharmakon and more

Metal & Beer Fest Pairing & Killing: Gatecreeper + Wake

October 22, 2019

Decibel is proud to announce the exclusive Metal & Beer Fest: LA collab between Gatecreeper and Wake Brewing, Boiled Over Lager!

Full Compilation Stream: Darvulia – Acte Dix: Démos

October 22, 2019

A curation of early material from the vampyric French plague Darvulia will soon be available on 12” vinyl. Hear the compilation in its accursed entirety now.

Blast Worship: Deplete

October 22, 2019

In Russia, you do not blast beat; in Russia, beat blasts you.

Track Premiere: Warsenal – ‘Doomed From Birth’

October 21, 2019

The latest single from Montreal, Canada-based speed metal trio Warsenal is doomed — and thrashed — from birth!

Win A Date With The Summoner To LA ‘Brutal Realty’ Premiere

October 21, 2019

To help continue to spread the word we’re teaming with the London May and the filmmakers to offer TWO tickets to the Los Angeles premiere.

Top 5 Things That Will Kill You in Australia By Andy Gillion (solo, Mors Principium Est)

October 21, 2019

Prodigious Mors Principium Est guitarist and songwriter Andy Gillion visits his own Neverafter-land on self-financed debut, Neverafter, feat. Jeff Loomis.

For Those About to Squawk: Waldo Pecks on Cloak, Ogre and Savage Master

October 18, 2019

The Hatebeak frontbird gets the in spirit of the season this week with three “spooky” new titles.

Track Premiere: Ateiggär – ‘En Blinde namens Duracotus’

October 18, 2019

Baroque Swiss black metal duo Ateiggär set the empyrean ablaze with their debut release.

Teitanblood Unleashes ‘The Baneful Choir’ Album

October 18, 2019

For fans of noisy and crushing blackened death metal, a Teitanblood album release day for The Baneful Choir is a good day.

Cattle Decapitation Dominate the December Decibel Cover!

October 18, 2019

We have a limited number of advance copies of the December issue of Decibel, featuring a flexi disc with an exclusive new previously unreleased track from Entombed A.D., available now. Don’t blow it.