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October 2017
23.10   Special Providence - Will
21.10   Ice Age - Breaking The Ice
20.10   Hallatar - No Stars Upon The Bridge
20.10   Amenra - Mass VI
20.10   Ophis - The Dismal Circle
20.10   Europe - Walk The Earth
20.10   Bell Witch - Mirror Reaper
20.10   Collapse Under The Empire - The Fallen Ones
20.10   Iron Monkey - 9-13
20.10   Throane - Plus Une Main À Mordre
20.10   Gwar - The Blood Of Gods
20.10   Trivium - The Sin And The Sentence
20.10   The Kennedy Veil - Imperium
20.10   Night Viper - Exterminator
20.10   Oz - Transition State
20.10   Veil Of Maya - False Idol
20.10   Sorcerer - The Crowning Of The Fire King
20.10   Yellow Eyes - Immersion Trench Reverie
20.10   Vuur - In This Moment We Are Free - Cities
20.10   Voice - The Storm
20.10   Andras - Reminiszenzen...
20.10   Sons Of Apollo - Psychotic Symphony
20.10   Cyhra - Letters To Myself
17.10   Xanthochroid - Of Erthe And Axen: Act II
17.10   Reign Of Vengeance - The Final Aeon For All Humans [EP]
16.10   Pylar - A Ella Te Conduce La Sagrada Espyral
15.10   Itnuveth - Tales And Legends Of Wolves
13.10   L.A. Guns - The Missing Peace
13.10   Samael - Hegemony
13.10   Nachtblut - Apostasie
13.10   Altarage - Endinghent
13.10   Midnight Sin - One Last Ride
13.10   Gothminister - The Other Side
13.10   Enslaved - E
13.10   Vassafor - Malediction
13.10   Exhumed - Death Revenge
13.10   Narcotic Wasteland - Delirium Tremens
13.10   Kroh - Pyres [EP]
13.10   Sarke - Viige Urh
13.10   Phantom 5 - Play To Win
13.10   Bloodstrike - Execution Of Violence
13.10   Forsaken - Pentateuch
13.10   Siberian Meat Grinder - Metal Bear Stomp
13.10   Fozzy - Judas
13.10   Gnaw Their Tongues - A Raven Flew Over The Land Of The Beheaded Children [EP]
11.10   Power Quest - Sixth Dimension
10.10   Through The Eyes Of The Dead - Disomus
09.10   Aphonic Threnody - Of Loss And Grief
07.10   Gnaw Their Tongues - Chambers Of Tuam [EP]
06.10   The Darkness - Pinewood Smile




Special Providence - Will
23 October 2017
8.5 | 2 votes |
01. Akshaya Tritiya
02. Irrelevant Connotations
03. A Magnetic Moment
04. Will
05. Neptunian Pyramid Chill
06. Slow Spin
07. The Rainmaker
08. Mos Eisley
09. The Ancient Cosmic Bubble
10. Distant Knowledge

Ice Age - Breaking The Ice
21 October 2017
7 | 2 votes |
01. Fleet Street
02. Hell Or Nothing
03. Clever
04. General Alert
05. Instant Justice
06. Breaking The Ice
07. Total Collapse
08. Mental Disorder
09. No Need To Bleed
10. A Case Of Cerebral Death

8.7 | 32 votes |
01. Mirrors
02. Raven's Song
03. Melt
04. My Mistake [feat. Heike Langhans]
05. Pieces
06. Severed Eyes
07. The Maze
08. Spiral Gate
09. Dreams Burn Down [feat. Aleah Starbridge]

Top 20 albums of 2017: 1

Amenra - Mass VI
20 October 2017
8.2 | 15 votes |
01. Children Of The Eye
02. Edelkroone
03. Plus Près De Toi
04. Spijt
05. A Solitary Reign
06. Diaken

Ophis - The Dismal Circle
20 October 2017
8 | 7 votes |
01. Carne Noir
02. Engulfed In White Noise
03. Dysmelian
04. The Vermin Age
05. Ephemeral
06. Shrine Of Humiliation

Europe - Walk The Earth
20 October 2017
7.7 | 10 votes |
01. Walk The Earth
02. The Siege
03. Kingdom United
04. Pictures
05. Election Day
06. Wolves
07. GTO
08. Haze
09. Whenever You're Ready
10. Turn To Dust

Bell Witch - Mirror Reaper
20 October 2017
8.5 | 19 votes |
01. Mirror Reaper (As Above)
02. Mirror Reaper (So Below)

7 | 4 votes |
01. Prelude
02. The Fallen Ones
03. Dark Water
04. A Place Beyond
05. Blissful
06. The Forbidden Spark
07. The Holy Mountain
08. Flowers From Exile
09. The End Falls

Iron Monkey - 9-13
20 October 2017
6.5 | 2 votes |
01. Crown Of Electrodes
02. OmegaMangler
03. 9-13
04. Toadcrucifier - R.I.P.P.E.R.
05. Destroyer
06. Mortarhex
07. The Rope
08. Doomsday Impulse Multiplier
09. Moreland St. Hammervortex

7.6 | 7 votes |
01. Aux Tirs Et Aux Traits
02. Et Ceux En lesquels Ils Croyaient
03. À Trop Réclamer Les Vers
04. Et Tout Finira Par Chuter
05. Mille Autres
06. Plus Une Main À Mordre

Gwar - The Blood Of Gods
20 October 2017
7.7 | 7 votes |
01. War On GWAR
02. Viking Death Machine
03. El Presidente
04. I'll Be Your Monster
05. Auroch
06. Swarm
07. The Sordid Soliloquy Of Sawborg Destructo
08. Death To Dickie Duncan
09. Crushed By The Cross
10. Fuck This Place
11. Phantom Limb
12. If You Want Blood (You Got It)

8.4 | 48 votes |
01. The Sin And The Sentence
02. Beyond Oblivion
03. Other Worlds
04. The Heart From Your Hate
05. Betrayer
06. The Wretchedness Inside
07. Endless Night
08. Sever The Hand
09. Beauty In The Sorrow
10. The Revanchist
11. Thrown Into The Fire

Top 20 albums of 2017: 5

The Kennedy Veil - Imperium
20 October 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. Godslaughter
02. Legacy Left
03. Hunted To Extinction
04. Draconian
05. Last Born
06. Flesh Of The Sun
07. Dawning Of Wrathful Deities
08. Seething Rot

Night Viper - Exterminator
20 October 2017
8 | 1 vote |
01. No Escape
02. Summon The Dead
03. Never Win
04. Exterminator
05. On The Run
06. Ashes
07. Going Down
08. Lady Bad Luck
09. Revenge
10. All That Remains

Oz - Transition State
20 October 2017
7 | 2 votes |
01. Bone Crusher
02. Restless
03. Heart Of A Beast
04. Drag You To Hell
05. Whore Of Babylon [bonus]
06. The Witch
07. In A Shadow Of A Shotgun
08. Never Close Your Eyes
09. The Mountain
10. Demonized
11. We'll Never Die
12. Sister Red [bonus]
13. Midnight Screams [bonus]

Veil Of Maya - False Idol
20 October 2017
7.4 | 8 votes |
01. Lull
02. Fracture
03. Doublespeak
04. Overthrow
05. Whistleblower
06. Echo Chamber
07. Pool Spray
08. Graymail
09. Manichee
10. Citadel
11. Follow Me
12. Tyrant
13. Livestream

8.8 | 8 votes |
01. Sirens
02. Ship Of Doom
03. Abandoned By The Gods
04. The Devil's Incubus
05. Nattvaka
06. Crimson Cross
07. The Crowning Of The Fire King
08. Unbearable Sorrow

7.7 | 3 votes |
01. Old Alpine Pang
02. Blue As Blue
03. Shrillness In The Heated Grass
04. Velvet On The Horns
05. Immersion Trench Reverie
06. Jubilat

7.7 | 21 votes |
01. My Champion - Berlin
02. Time - Rotterdam
03. The Martyr And The Saint - Beirut
04. The Fire - San Francisco
05. Freedom - Rio
06. Days Go By - London
07. Sail Away - Santiago
08. Valley Of Diamonds - Mexico City
09. Your Glorious Light Will Shine - Helsinki
10. Save Me - Istanbul
11. Reunite! - Paris

Voice - The Storm
20 October 2017
01. The Storm
02. Stronger Than Steel
03. Go Down In Flames
04. Business Roulette
05. Dance On The Razor Blade
06. The Golden Savior
07. Your Number Is Up
08. Kingdom Of Heaven
09. When Night Falls
10. Into Darknes
11. Soldiers Of Glory
12. Out In The Cold

Andras - Reminiszenzen...
20 October 2017
6 | 1 vote |
01. Im Schatten Der Flammen
02. Black Rain
03. Phantasma
04. Zenit
05. Die Tilgung
06. Der Blinde Mann
07. Altar Der Finsternis
08. Blessed In Sin
09. Anewand
10. Fergunna
11. Der Raubschütz 1
12. Der Raubschütz 2
13. Das Portal

8.1 | 20 votes |
01. God Of The Sun
02. Coming Home
03. Signs Of The Time
04. Labyrinth
05. Alive
06. Lost In Oblivion
07. Figaro's Whore
08. Divine Addiction
09. Opus Maximus

Cyhra - Letters To Myself
20 October 2017
7 | 3 votes |
01. Karma
02. Heartrage
03. Here To Save You
04. Muted Life
05. Closure
06. Letter To Myself
07. Dark Clarity
08. Holding Your Breath
09. Rescue Ride
10. Black Wings
11. Inside A Lullaby
12. Dead To Me

9.2 | 11 votes |
01. Reveal Your Shape, O Formless One
02. Of Aching, Empty Pain
03. Of Gods Bereft Of Grace
04. Of Strength And The Lust For Power
05. Walk With Me, O Winged Mother
06. Through Caverns Old And Yawning
07. Towards Chains That Drag Us Downward
08. Toward Truth And Reconciliation

01. Fuck The Recession: Kill Those Who Caused It
02. Amassing Towards The Truth
03. The Master's Summons
04. The Grade Hecatomb
05. The Final Stand: The Final Rebellion
06. The Final Aeon: The Manifestation Of The Black Sun

7.2 | 5 votes |
01. Aguas Primordiales
02. La De Múltiples Rostros
03. Alza Tu Vuelo Sobre La Vasta Oscuridad...
04. ...Y Enrosca Tu Viente Alrededor Del Cosmos
05. El Huevo Cósmico
06. El Dios-Año
07. Diosa De La Vegetación
08. Sagrada Espyral

Staff pick by Apothecary

01. Dressed In Black
02. Slightly Dead Sun
03. In The Distance A Lament
04. Earth's Son
05. The Battle Of The End Of The World
06. Awakes The Wind
07. Doomed Wolf
08. Black Hearth
09. Trained By Wolves
10. Under The Eternal Wings [bonus]

L.A. Guns - The Missing Peace
13 October 2017
7.6 | 5 votes |
01. It's All The Same To Me
02. Speed
03. A Drop Of Bleach
04. Sticky Fingers
05. Christine
06. Baby Gotta Fever
07. Kill It Or Die
08. Don't Bring A Knife To A Gunfight
09. The Flood's The Fault Of The Rain
10. The Devil Made Me Do It
11. The Missing Peace
12. Gave It All Away

Samael - Hegemony
13 October 2017
8.2 | 56 votes |
01. Hegemony
02. Samael
03. Angel Of Wrath
04. Rite Of Renewal
05. Red Planet
06. Black Supremacy
07. Murder Or Suicide
08. This World
09. Against All Enemies
10. Land Of The Living
11. Dictate Of Transparency
12. Helter Skelter
13. Storm Of Fire [bonus]

Nachtblut - Apostasie
13 October 2017
7.4 | 9 votes |
Disc I
01. Multikulturell
02. Lied Für Die Götter
03. Amok
04. Scheinfromm
05. Geboren Um Zu Leben
06. Der Tod Ist Meine Nutte
07. Mein Antlitz Aschfahl Vor Gram
08. Frauenausbeiner
09. Einsam [feat. Aeva Maurelle]
10. Apostasie
11. Wat Is' Denn Los Mit Dir [feat. Tetzel] [bonus][Kollegah cover]

Disc II [Bonus CD]
01. Des Kleinen Herzens Letzter Schlag
02. Τραγούδι για τους θεούς
03. Apostasie [Instrumental]
04. Einsam [Instrumental]
05. Lied Für Die Götter [Instrumental]

Altarage - Endinghent
13 October 2017
7.8 | 9 votes |
01. Incessant Magma
02. Spearheadron
03. Cataclysmic Triada
04. Fold Eksis
05. Rift
06. Orb Terrax
07. Weighteer
08. Barrier

Midnight Sin - One Last Ride
13 October 2017
01. Day Zero
02. Loaded Gun
03. Land Of The Freak
04. Game Over Fame
05. Send Me A Light
06. Never Say Never
07. The Maze
08. Plan B
09. Not Today
10. Born This Way

Gothminister - The Other Side
13 October 2017
7.4 | 5 votes |
01. Ich Will Alles
02. The Sun
03. Der Fliegende Mann
04. Aegir
05. Red Christ
06. We Are The Ones Who Rule The World
07. All This Time
08. Day Of Reckoning
09. Taking Over
10. Somewhere In Time

Enslaved - E
13 October 2017
8.2 | 111 votes |
01. Storm Son
02. The River's Mouth
03. Sacred Horse
04. Axis Of The Worlds
05. Feathers Of Eolh
06. Hiindsiight
07. Djupet [bonus]
08. What Else Is There? [bonus] [Röyksopp cover]

Top 20 albums of 2017: 16

Vassafor - Malediction
13 October 2017
7.4 | 5 votes |
01. Devourer Of A Thousand Worlds
02. Emergence (Of An Unconquerable One)
03. Servitude
04. Black Winds Victoryant
05. Illumination Of The Sinister

Exhumed - Death Revenge
13 October 2017
8 | 19 votes |
01. Death Revenge Overture
02. Defenders Of The Grave
03. Lifeless
04. Dead End
05. Night Work
06. Unspeakable
07. Gravemakers Of Edinburgh
08. The Harrowing
09. A Funeral Party
10. The Anatomy Act Of 1832
11. Incarnadined Hands
12. Death Revenge
13. Death Revenge Underture [bonus]

7.9 | 8 votes |
01. Introspective Nightmares
02. Faces Of Meth
03. Return To The Underground
04. We Agnostics
05. In Memoriam
06. Bleed And Swell
07. Delirium Tremens
08. Self Immolation
09. Life Revolted
10. You Will Die Alone
11. Husk
12. Pharma Culture

Kroh - Pyres [EP]
13 October 2017
8 | 2 votes |
01. Triumph Of Death
02. Rigor Mortis
03. Nemertean Girl
04. Moriah
05. Despair/Resolve

Sarke - Viige Urh
13 October 2017
7.8 | 13 votes |
01. Viige Urh
02. Dagger Entombed
03. Age Of Sail
04. Upir
05. Jutul
06. Punishment To Confessions
07. Knifehall
08. Evolution And Fate

Phantom 5 - Play To Win
13 October 2017
6 | 1 vote |
01. The Change In You
02. Crossfire
03. Baptised
04. Read Your Mind
05. Play To Win
06. Child Soldiers
07. Do You Believe In Love
08. Phantom Child
09. Had Enuff
10. Shadows Dance
11. Reach Out

01. Procreating For Death
02. Creeper
03. Emptiness Of Life
04. Ministry Of Hate
05. Corpses For Dissection
06. Execution Of Violence
07. Detest Mortality
08. Whoremonger
09. Iron Rations
10. Hell's Wasteland

Forsaken - Pentateuch
13 October 2017
6.5 | 4 votes |
01. Phaneros (Coming To Light)
02. Serpent Bride
03. The Banishment
04. Primal Wound
05. The Dove And The Raven
06. Decalogue
07. Sabaoth (The Law Giver)
08. Apocryphal Winds

8 | 5 votes |
01. Ruder Than Thou
02. Hunt The Steel
03. Metal Bear Stomp
04. Can't Stop Won't Stop
05. No Way Back
06. Enter Bearface
07. No Sleep Till Hell
08. Style
09. Get Busy
10. Face The Clan
11. Eternal Crusade
12. Walking Tall

Fozzy - Judas
13 October 2017
7 | 5 votes |
01. Judas
02. Drinkin With Jesus
03. Painless
04. Weight Of My World
05. Wordsworth Way
06. Burn Me Out
07. Three Days In Jail
08. Elevator
09. Running With The Bulls
10. Capsized
11. Wolves At Bay

01. A Raven Flew Over The Land Of The Beheaded Children
02. Never Give Up The Dream Of Total Annihilation

Power Quest - Sixth Dimension
11 October 2017
7.7 | 9 votes |
01. Lords Of Tomorrow
02. Starlight City
03. Kings And Glory
04. Face The Raven
05. No More Heroes
06. Revolution Fighters
07. Pray For The Day
08. Coming Home
09. The Sixth Dimension

8.4 | 8 votes |
01. Hate The Living
02. Obitual
03. Haruspex
04. Of Mortals, We Once Were
05. The Binding Nightmare Hex
06. Vortices In The Stygian Maelstrom
07. Ignis
08. Teras
09. Till Solace, She'll Haunt
10. Dismal

7 | 2 votes |
01. Despondency
02. Life Stabbed Me Once Again
03. All I've Loved
04. Lies
05. Red Spirits In The Water
06. A Thousand Years Sleep

Gnaw Their Tongues - Chambers Of Tuam [EP]
7 October 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. Chambers Of Tuam
02. Restored Souls
03. The Last Rites

The Darkness - Pinewood Smile
6 October 2017
6.7 | 7 votes |
01. All The Pretty Girls
02. Buccaneers Of Hispaniola
03. Solid Gold
04. Southern Trains
05. Why Don't The Beautiful Cry?
06. Japanese Prisoner Of Love
07. Lay Down With Me, Barbara
08. I Wish I Was In Heaven
09. Happiness
10. Stampede Of Love
11. Uniball [Deluxe CD bonus]
12. Rack Of Glam [Deluxe CD bonus]
13. Seagulls (Losing My Virginity) [Deluxe CD bonus]
14. Rock In Space [Deluxe CD bonus]