The Best of 2017 (Feature)

The Best of 2017 (Feature)

First of all, hello, and welcome to Decibel Geek. For the uninitiated, we are a hard rock/heavy metal website and weekly podcast. Decibel Geek began as a weekly podcast presented by hosts Chris Czynszak and Aaron Camaro and has consequently grown into what you find here today. Alongside the weekly issued, absolutely free podcast episodes, our website features photo galleries from live events around the world as well a direct feed to our YouTube channel, DBGTV. Our website team encompasses some 40 authors and contributors…

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Meister’s Best of 2017 Albums List

Meister’s Best of 2017 Albums List

Be sure to check out the Decibel Geek website contributor’s collective compilation of the top albums: Best of 2017 Article Well, we come to a close on another fantastic year in Hard Rock and Heavy Metal. As 2017 winds down I wanted to take this moment to reflect a little on my personal experiences and some of the top albums of the year that I enjoyed listening to. For me, personally, 2017 was chock full…

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FROST & FIRE FESTIVAL UK Announce 2018 Lineup (News)

FROST & FIRE FESTIVAL UK Announce 2018 Lineup (News)

With unbounded pride and enthusiasm, organizers Night Demon announce FROST AND FIRE LONDON, a two-day, nine-band extravaganza spanning three venues in historic Camden Town, London, England on May 11-12, 2018. In just three years, Frost and Fire has grown into one of the preeminent traditional metal festivals in the world, a can’t-miss event drawing hundreds of headbangers from around the world to the sun-drenched shores of Ventura, California. Never one to rest on his laurels,…

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MYTHRA – Still Burning (Album Review)

MYTHRA – Still Burning (Album Review)

Still Burning? Still a raging fireball is more like it! Underground NWOBHM cult act Mythra have offered up Still Burning for release April 28, 2017, on High Roller Records. I would venture to say that a lot of North Americans have not before heard the name Mythra. I was among this facet of the population until planning my adventure to Newcastle UK for the fifth annual Brofest Festival. As per my pre-festival ritual, I scouted out…

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Brofest #5 Wrap Up Day 2 (Festival Review)

Brofest #5 Wrap Up Day 2 (Festival Review)

Bring on Brofest day #2! Enjoying a light breakfast at the hotel we were off to explore a little of Newcastle ahead of our planned meeting with Paul Macnamara of Salem. We toured around, locating the venue and basically learning how not to get lost after large amounts of drinking that was going to ensue today. Paul met us at Three Bulls Heads Pub and we chatted for over 2 hours about all things music…

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Title track from new MYTHRA album available for streaming

Title track from new MYTHRA album available for streaming

On April 28, 2017, British heavy metal veterans Mythra will release a brand new studio album entitled Still Burning. The album will be available as a vinyl LP, CD, and digital download, and will be released via High Roller Records. The album’s title track is now available for streaming and can be heard on this location: https://soundcloud.com/high-roller-records-2/mythra_stillburning “It’s the first time the band has gone into the studio and recorded a complete album all in one go….

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The Anticipation of BROFEST (A UK Heavy Metal Festival)

The Anticipation of BROFEST (A UK Heavy Metal Festival)

It’s time for Decibel Geek to hit up a completely new experience, BroFest UK. Our editor, The Meister, was alerted to this event by the Swedish Decibel Geek Mikael “The Lionsheart” Svensson. Rather thinking that Meister would not be able to participate, Mikael put forth the suggestion anyway as more of a joke since he and his brother had already planned attendance. Well as it happens, The Meister already had a trip on tap that…

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MYTHRA – Still Burning (April 28, 2017)

MYTHRA – Still Burning (April 28, 2017)

On April 28, 2017, British heavy metal veterans Mythra will release a brand new studio album entitled Still Burning. The album will be available as a vinyl LP, CD, and digital download, and will be released via High Roller Records. . “It’s the first time the band has gone into the studio and recorded a complete album all in one go. We flew out to Poland in October 2016 to work with Bart Gabriel as producer….

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