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December 2018
18.12   Swallowed Whole - Atrocity
17.12   Sithu Aye - Homebound
15.12   StarGazer / Ysengrin - D​.​A​.​V​.​V​.​N. [Split] [EP]
14.12   Lascaille's Shroud - The Tiger's Daughter
14.12   Dødsferd - Diseased Remnants Of A Dying World
14.12   Dirge - Lost Empyrean
14.12   Venom - Storm The Gates
14.12   Arwen - The Soul's Sentence
12.12   Dark Moor - Origins
11.12   Slund - A Very Slundy Christmas [EP]
08.12   Khors - Beyond The Bestial [EP]
08.12   Bucovina - Septentrion
07.12   Forest Of Shadows - Among The Dormant Watchers
07.12   Hate Squad - Reborn From Ashes
07.12   Metal Church - Damned If You Do
07.12   Gotthard - Defrosted 2 [Compilation]
07.12   Majestic Downfall - Waters Of Fate
07.12   Obscenity - Summoning The Circle
07.12   Jason Becker - Triumphant Hearts
07.12   Haken - L+1VE [EP]
07.12   Myrkur - Juniper [EP]
07.12   Infinita Symphonia - Liberation
07.12   Zealotry - At The Nexus Of All Stillborn Worlds
07.12   Drowning The Light - Cursed Below The Waves
07.12   Keor - Petrichor
07.12   Deadborn - Dogma Anti God
04.12   Afsprengi Satans - Óður Til Eilífðar [EP]
03.12   Svartidauði - Revelations Of The Red Sword
01.12   Thirdmoon - Terrarum Exuviae
01.12   Wilds Forlorn - Sapiens
01.12   Chariot - The New Horizon Dawns
01.12   The Wounded - In Silence [Compilation]

November 2018
30.11   The Monolith Deathcult - V2 - Vergelding
30.11   Virgin Black - Requiem - Pianissimo
30.11   Lividity - Perverseverance
30.11   Emigrate - A Million Degrees
30.11   Nachtmystium - Resilient [EP]
30.11   Voices From Beyond - The Black Cathedral
30.11   Church Of Void - Live In Europe [Live]
30.11   Whoredom Rife - Nid: Hymner Av Hat
30.11   Percival Schuttenbach - Dzikie Pola
30.11   Death In June - Essence!
30.11   Arrayan Path - Archegonoi
30.11   Cosmic Atrophy - The Void Engineers
28.11   Master - Vindictive Miscreant
26.11   Valkyrja - Throne Ablaze
25.11   Second To Sun - The Walk
24.11   Sinbreed - IV
24.11   Death Karma - The History Of Death & Burial Rituals Part II
23.11   In The Woods... - Cease The Day




Swallowed Whole - Atrocity
18 December 2018
01. Holodomor
02. Edgewood Arsenal
03. Crusades
04. Rape Of Nanking
05. Unit 731
06. Aktion T4
07. Reichskristallnacht

Sithu Aye - Homebound
17 December 2018
8 | 1 vote |
01. Lost In The (Space) Sauce
02. Primary Ignition
03. Grand Order
04. Holograph
05. Runaway Reaction
06. Journey
07. Footsteps
08. Homebound
09. Galaxies Collide

01. Ysengrin - Mont Sitrin
02. Ysengrin - Auroraexaltatio
03. StarGazer - The Molecular Scythe

01. The Tiger's Daughter

8.3 | 3 votes |
01. My Father, My Wrath!
02. An Existence Without Purpose
03. Diseased Remnants Of A Dying World
04. Loyal To The Black Oath
05. Back To My Homeland... My Last Breath

Dirge - Lost Empyrean
14 December 2018
8.6 | 13 votes |
01. Wingless Multitudes
02. Hosea
03. Algid Troy
04. The Burden Of Almost
05. Lost Empyrean
06. A Sea Of Light
07. Sarracenia

Venom - Storm The Gates
14 December 2018
7.9 | 23 votes |
01. Bring Out Your Dead
02. Notorious
03. I Dark Lord
04. 100 Miles To Hell
05. Dark Night [Of The Soul]
06. Beaten To A Pulp
07. Destroyer
08. The Mighty Have Fallen
09. Over My Dead Body
10. Suffering Dictates
11. We The Loud
12. Immortal
13. Storm The Gates

Arwen - The Soul's Sentence
14 December 2018
5.3 | 3 votes |
01. Hollow Days
02. Torn From Home
03. Us Or Them
04. The Void
05. When The World Doesn't Matter
06. Endless Burden
07. Beyond Pain
08. My Worst Self
09. Crying Blood
10. Our Chane
11. You Know My Name [Chris Cornell cover]

Dark Moor - Origins
12 December 2018
7.9 | 8 votes |
01. Birth Of The Sun
02. The Spectres Dance
03. Crossing Through Your Heart
04. Raggle Taggle Gypsy
05. In The Middle Of The Night
06. And For Ever
07. Druidic Creed
08. Iseult
09. Mazy
10. Holy Geometry
11. Green Lullaby

Slund - A Very Slundy Christmas [EP]
11 December 2018
7 | 1 vote |
01. A Very Slundy Christmas
02. Bleeding Ears
03. Santa Slund Is Coming To Town
04. All I Want For Christmas Is You (To Leave Me Alone)
05. Feel The Christmas Spirit
06. Merry Deafness
07. Move Your Body
08. Do They Know Bob Geldof Sucks At All
09. Let It Snow
10. Psycho Santa
11. Last Christmas (Transplant Rejection)
12. 'Tis The Season To Get Slunded
13. Winter Slunderland

Khors - Beyond The Bestial [EP]
8 December 2018
7.8 | 5 votes |
01. Beyond The Bestial
02. Through The Realm Of Unborn Stars
03. Frigit Obscurity Of Soul
04. Winterfall
05. In The Cold Embrace Of Mist
06. Red Mirrors

Bucovina - Septentrion
8 December 2018
8.3 | 19 votes |
01. Către Tara De Sus
02. Septentrion
03. Din Negru (In Mai Negru)
04. Aşteaptă-Mă Dincolo (De Moarte)
05. Noapţea Nimanui
06. Stele Călăuză
07. Făurar De Vise
08. De Cremene
09. Nestrămutat II
10. Vinterdøden [bonus]

8.3 | 23 votes |
01. Self Inflicted Torment
02. Drowned By Guilt
03. Lost Within
04. Dogs Of Chernobyl
05. We, The Shameless
06. Lullaby
07. Yours To Devour

Top 20 albums of 2018: 16

Hate Squad - Reborn From Ashes
7 December 2018
6.8 | 4 votes |
01. Against All Odds
02. Death List
03. Amok
04. Reborn From Ashes
05. Retaliation Promise
06. Until I Die
07. Regain The Strength
08. Know Your Enemy
09. Hate Factory
10. 2 Miles Behind Enemy Lines
11. Fuck Cancer!

Metal Church - Damned If You Do
7 December 2018
7.9 | 27 votes |
01. Damned If You Do
02. The Black Things
03. By The Numbers
04. Revolution Underway
05. Guillotine
06. Rot Away
07. Into The Fold
08. Monkey Finger
09. Out Of Balance
10. The War Electric

Gotthard - Defrosted 2 [Compilation]
7 December 2018
10 | 1 vote |
Disc I
01. Miss Me
02. Out On My Own
03. Bang
04. Sweet Little Rock 'N' Roller
05. Beautiful
06. Feel What I Feel
07. Hush
08. Remember It's Me
09. Stay With Me
10. Tequila Symphony No. 5
11. Mountain Mama

Disc II
01. Why
02. C'est La Vie
03. One Life One Soul
04. Tell Me
05. Starlight
06. Sister Moon
07. Right On
08. Lift U Up
09. Heaven
10. Anytime, Anywhere
11. Smoke On The Water
12. Bye Bye Caroline [acoustic version]
13. What I Wouldn't Give [acoustic version]

7.5 | 2 votes |
01. Veins
02. Waters Of Fate
03. Contagious Symmetry
04. Spore
05. Collapse Pitch Black

7.7 | 9 votes |
01. Used And Abused
02. Feasting From The Dead
03. Infernal Warfare
04. Dreadfully Embraced
05. Scourge Of Humanity
06. Torment For The Living
07. Invocation Obscure
08. The Ones Concerned
09. Let Her Bleed

8.1 | 18 votes |
01. Triumphant Heart [feat. Marty Friedman, Glauco Bertagnin, Hiyori Okuda]
02. Hold On To Love [feat. Codany Holiday]
03. Fantasy Weaver [feat. Jake Shimabukuro]
04. Once Upon A Melody
05. We Are One [feat. Steve Knight]
06. Magic Woman [feat. Uli Jon Roth & Chris Broderick]
07. Blowin' In The Wind [feat. Gary Rosenberg]
08. River Of Longing [feat. Joe Satriani, Aleks Sever, Guthrie Govan, Steve Morse]
09. Valley Of Fire [feat. Michael Lee Firkins, Steve Vai, Joe Bonamassa, Paul Gilbert, Neal Schon, Mattias IA Eklundh, Marty Friedman, Greg Howe, Jeff Loomis, Richie Kotzen, Gus G., Steve Hunter, Ben Woods]
10. River Of Longing [feat. Trevor Rabin]
11. Taking Me Back
12. Tell Me No Lies
13. Hold On To Love [feat. Codany Holiday] [Chuck Zwicky Remix]
14. You Do It

Haken - L+1VE [EP]
7 December 2018
8.5 | 2 votes |
Side A
01. Falling Back To Earth
02. Pareidolia

Side B
01. Earthrise
02. Crystallised

CD
01. Falling Back To Earth
02. Pareidolia
03. Earthrise
04. Crystallised

Myrkur - Juniper [EP]
7 December 2018
7.3 | 3 votes |
01. Juniper
02. Bondend Og Kragen

Infinita Symphonia - Liberation
7 December 2018
6 | 1 vote |
01. Hope
02. The Time Has Come
03. Never Forget
04. How Do You Feel?
05. Coma
06. A Silent Hero
07. Be Wise Or Be Fool
08. A New One
09. Don't Fall Asleep Again
10. Liberation
11. Q & A

10 | 1 vote |
01. At The Nexus Of All Stillborn Worlds
02. Accursed
03. Lethe's Shroud
04. Primus Venatoris
05. The Hole
06. Universal Deceit
07. The Sky Bleeds Nightmares
08. Irredeemable

9 | 1 vote |
01. From The Ocean... The Ancients Return
02. Beak On Bone & The Red Mantle Of The King (Architeuthis Dux)
03. Phantasms Of A Frozen Dream
04. Crashing Against The Shores Of Oblivion
05. This Night He Will Drink The World
06. Cursed Below The Waves
07. Sailing Through Forgotten Seas To A New World

Keor - Petrichor
7 December 2018
8 | 1 vote |
01. Petrichor
02. The Nest Of Evil
03. Snivel By The Pond
04. Terence
05. Abyssal Bloom

Deadborn - Dogma Anti God
7 December 2018
7.5 | 2 votes |
01. Veneration
02. Sense Of Delight
03. Canine Devotion
04. Dogma Anti God
05. Abortive Interment
06. Zero Moment Of Truth
07. Your Symbol Burns
08. Heretic Torment
09. Prayer In Exigence

01. Óður Til Eilífðar

8.1 | 20 votes |
01. Sol Ascending
02. Burning Worlds Of Excrement
03. The Howling Cynocephali
04. Wolves Of A Red Sun
05. Reveries Of Conflagration
06. Aureum Lux

Thirdmoon - Terrarum Exuviae
1 December 2018
01. Among The Demons
02. Reborn Through Scars
03. Kaleidoscope Of Mourning
04. Invisible
05. Hateshaped
06. Fragile Identity
07. Autumnal Moonlight
08. Decline In Chaos
09. Ghost Of Tears

Wilds Forlorn - Sapiens
1 December 2018
9 | 1 vote |
01. Verzamelaar
02. Oogster
03. Geweldenaar
04. Verhalenverteller
05. Verlorene

Chariot - The New Horizon Dawns
1 December 2018
7 | 1 vote |
01. Asylum
02. Killing Machine
03. What Have We Become
04. Predator
05. Rock My World
06. The New Horizon Dawns
07. Fever
08. Silver Blade
09. Drones Of War
10. Pray For Your Life

The Wounded - In Silence [Compilation]
1 December 2018
5 | 2 votes |
01. This Paradise
02. Day Of Joy
03. Wolves We Raised
04. A Dance With The Insane
05. Red
06. We Pass Our Bridal Days
07. The Art Of Grief
08. Monument
09. The Cold

8 | 21 votes |
01. Planet Wrath
02. Dawn Of The Planet Of The Ashes
03. Come Forth Lazarus
04. Fist Of Stalin
05. The #Snowflake Anthem
06. Rise Of The Dhul-Fakar
07. Die Glocke [Live at Graspop Metal Meeting 2017]
08. The Furious Gods [Live at Graspop Metal Meeting 2017]

8.4 | 19 votes |
01. Requiem Aeternum
02. Dies Irae
03. Until Death
04. Kyrie Eleison
05. Libera Eis Domine
06. Lacrimosa (I Tread Alone)
07. Pie Jesu
08. Remembrance

Lividity - Perverseverance
30 November 2018
5.5 | 4 votes |
01. Kill Then Fuck
02. The Pussy Horde
03. Meat For The Beast
04. Cumming With Labial Pulp
05. Whore Destroyer
06. Bitch Cunt Fuck
07. Violated In The Vatican
08. Parasitic Infestation
09. Somethings Dead
10. Tampered Flesh
11. Pussy Lover-Salivation
12. Perverseverance

Emigrate - A Million Degrees
30 November 2018
6.3 | 10 votes |
01. War
02. 1234 [feat. Benjamin Kowalewicz]
03. A Million Degrees
04. Lead You On [feat. Margaux Bossieux]
05. You Are So Beautiful
06. Hide and Seek
07. We Are Together
08. Let's Go [feat. Till Lindemann]
09. I'm Not Afraid [feat. Cardinal Copia]
10. Spitfire
11. Eyes Fade Away

Nachtmystium - Resilient [EP]
30 November 2018
7.3 | 6 votes |
01. Conversion
02. Resilient
03. Silver Lanterns
04. Desert Illumination

3 | 2 votes |
01. Dark Age
02. The Hideout Of Evil
03. Guardian Of The Laws
04. I Am The Presence
05. La Valle Della Coscienza
06. The Edge Of Time
07. The Black Cathedral
08. Descending Into The Abyss
09. Across The Mountains
10. The Family

Church Of Void - Live In Europe [Live]
30 November 2018
01. Son Of A Witch
02. The Owls Are Listening
03. Entity of Kalypso
04. The Hour Is Getting Late

8 | 6 votes |
01. Summoning The Ravens
02. Verdi Oeydest
03. Where The Shadows Dwell
04. Hyllest
05. Crown Of Deceit
06. New Hate Dawns
07. Ceremonial Incantations

7.5 | 2 votes |
01. Wieczerza
02. Taniec Trupow
03. Rytual
04. Interludium I
05. Swadzba
06. Chortyca
07. Wasylisa
08. Interludium II
09. Piesn Malej Marii
10. Kazn
11. Trzej Wedrowcy
12. Atak Maszyn

Death In June - Essence!
30 November 2018
8 | 1 vote |
01. Welcome To Country
02. God A Pale Curse
03. The Trigger
04. Snipers Of The Maidan
05. The Humble Brag
06. Going Dark
07. The Dance Of Life - To Shoot A Valkyrie
08. No Belief
09. The Pole Star Of Eden
10. What Will Become Of Us?
11. My Florida Dawn

Arrayan Path - Archegonoi
30 November 2018
7.5 | 6 votes |
01. Weaving The Web Of Destiny
02. Rod Of Asclepius
03. Seven Against Thebes
04. Sins Of Pandora
05. The Words Of Menelaus
06. Bellerophon (Forged By The Blacksmith)
07. Thisbe's Blooded Veil
08. Lion Of Amphipolis
09. Blood Of The Sphinx
10. Nemesis
11. Eastern Sands
12. Where The Hydra Hides
13. King Of Argos
14. Thermopylae 480 BC

7 | 1 vote |
01. Stygian Whispers
02. Disgorged From Within The X-Zone
03. Umbral Altar
04. Lurking Beyond The Mirror
05. Extradimensional Entity
06. The Void Engineers
07. Submerged In Metamorphosis Pools
08. Aphotic Abnegation
09. Shackled To The Zenith Of Uncreation

Master - Vindictive Miscreant
28 November 2018
8.2 | 15 votes |
01. Vindictive Miscreant
02. Actions Speak Louder Than Words
03. Replaced
04. The Inner Strength Of The Demon
05. The Book
06. Engulfed In Paranoia
07. The Impossible Of Dreams
08. Stand Up And Be Counted

Valkyrja - Throne Ablaze
26 November 2018
8.1 | 16 votes |
01. In Ruins I Set My Throne
02. Crowned Serpent
03. Opposer Of Light
04. Tombs Into Flesh
05. Halo Of Lies
06. Transcendental Death
07. Paradise Lost
08. Throne Ablaze

Second To Sun - The Walk
25 November 2018
8 | 1 vote |
01. We Are Not Alone
02. Black Lines
03. Home
04. From Outer Space
05. The Train 1702
06. The Owls
07. New World Order
08. To Live
09. We Are Alone

Sinbreed - IV
24 November 2018
5.6 | 7 votes |
01. First Under The Sun
02. Falling Down
03. Wasted Trust
04. Into The Arena
05. Pale-Hearted
06. Final Call
07. The Purge
08. Pride Strikes
09. At Least I Am
10. Through The Fire

01. Haiti - Voodoo
02. Tibet - Sky Burial
03. Scandinavia - Ship Burial
04. New Zealand - Mongrel Mob
05. Egypt- Pharaohs
06. Indonesia - Tana Toraja
07. Czech Republic - Ossuary
08. Japan - The Sea Of Silent Trees [Japan vinyl & CD version bonus]

In The Woods... - Cease The Day
23 November 2018
7.9 | 61 votes |
01. Empty Streets
02. Substance Vortex
03. Respect My Solitude
04. Cloud Seeder
05. Still Yearning
06. Strike Up With The Dawn
07. Transcending Yesterdays
08. Cease The Day