Carcass's Jeff Walker on Deafheaven: 'Definitely a more interesting take on U.S. “Black Metal”'

Carcass's Jeff Walker on Deafheaven: 'Definitely a more interesting take on U.S. “Black Metal”'

Carcass main main Jeff Walker talks motivations for pairing with Deafheaven for co-headlining run this November. 

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A Grind 7" to Split Your Head Wide Open

A Grind 7" to Split Your Head Wide Open

Sunlight's Bane and Geist are ready to drill through the Cancerous Void.

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'BLACK METAL: THE CULT NEVER DIES VOL. 1' Now In Stock!

'BLACK METAL: THE CULT NEVER DIES VOL. 1' Now In Stock!

Copies of Decibel Books' Black Metal: The Cult Never Dies Vol. 1 have reached Decibel HQ and are shipping now!

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Demo:listen: Verbum

Demo:listen: Verbum

On this week’s Demo:listen, we slowly march single file toward the purging flames of Chile’s Verbum.

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Thoughts From Two Decades of Road Dogging: Retox Offers "Pre-Tour Diary"

Thoughts From Two Decades of Road Dogging: Retox Offers "Pre-Tour Diary"

Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox) is no stranger to the road. Dude has been staring at blacktop and lane dividers in the name of playing dive bars and assorted shit holes around the world for ‘round about 20 years

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Norma Jean Get Different on Polar Similar

Norma Jean Get Different on Polar Similar

Metalcore forward-thinkers Norma Jean always have something new up their sleeve, a trend that continues on Polar Similar.

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HammerFall premiere first single "The Sacred Vow" off new album

HammerFall premiere first single "The Sacred Vow" off new album

Swedish power metal powerhouse HammerFall are still energized after nearly two decades of making music. 

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In Flames to Release New Album ‘Battles’ in November, Debut Track ‘The End’

In Flames to Release New Album ‘Battles’ in November, Debut Track ‘The End’

In Flames stand ablaze once more on November 11 with Battles. Hear the first new track NOW! 

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Now - Ahem - Streaming: Cemetery Piss return with 'Astral Souls'

Now - Ahem - Streaming: Cemetery Piss return with 'Astral Souls'

Cemetery Piss is here with the first taste of their debut full-length, the thrash/black metal combination "Astral Souls." 

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TRACK PREMIERE: FATALIST RETURNS TO DELIVER AN GLORIOUS "ABERRATION"

TRACK PREMIERE: FATALIST RETURNS TO DELIVER AN GLORIOUS "ABERRATION"

Fatalist isn't just back from the grave -- they blew up the whole goddamn field on their way out the cemetery gates. Decibel is honored to present an exclusive stream of a insanely blistering track from the Ventura, California death-grinders mind-blowing upcoming album The Bitter End, out 9/23 via FDA Rekotz. (Preorder packages here.)  

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