New releases




September 2016
09.09   Evergrey - The Storm Within
09.09   Colosso - Obnoxious
09.09   Black Funeral - Ankou And The Death Fire
09.09   Serious Black - Mirrorworld
09.09   Galneryus - The Sense Of Our Lives [DVD]
09.09   Inthyflesh - The Flaming Death
09.09   Norma Jean - Polar Similar
09.09   Crystalmoors - The Mountain Will Forgive Us
09.09   Breakdown Of Sanity - Coexistence
09.09   Power Quest - Face The Raven [EP]
07.09   Spaceking - The Piper At The Gates Of Stone
06.09   Tengger Cavalry - Hymn Of The Earth
05.09   Self-Hatred - Theia
05.09   Blown Out - New Cruiser
03.09   Apparatus - Cthulhu I [EP]
02.09   Cadaveria / Necrodeath - Mondoscuro [EP]
02.09   We Are The Catalyst - Elevation
02.09   Kroh - Altars
02.09   Surturs Lohe - Seelenheim
02.09   Crystal Ball - Déjà-Voodoo
02.09   Lord Agheros - Nothing At All
02.09   Celldweller - Soundtrack For The Voices In My Head Vol. 03
02.09   Hannes Grossmann - The Crypts Of Sleep
02.09   Volturyon - Cleansed By Carnage
02.09   Helms Alee - Stillicide
02.09   Acherontas / Slidhr - Death Of The Ego / Chains Of The Fallen [Split] [EP]
02.09   Fange - Purge
01.09   Eye Of Solitude - Cenotaph
01.09   Fjord - Portrait For A Reflection
01.09   Cuerno - Rec Comtal [EP]
01.09   Seven Kingdoms - In The Walls [EP]
01.09   Ecferus / Jute Gyte - Jute Gyte / Ecferus [Split] [EP]
·······   Opprobrium - Supernatural Death

August 2016
31.08   Unfathomable Ruination - Finitude
29.08   Lux Divina - Nox Microcosmica (A Compendium Of Rare And Introspective Songs) [EP]
28.08   Mesarthim - .- -... ... . -. -.-. .
28.08   Goblin Hovel - Revered Revenant Of Irreverence
26.08   The Wounded Kings - Visions In Bone
26.08   Imperium Dekadenz - Dis Manibvs
26.08   Inquisition - Bloodshed Across The Empyrean Altar Beyond The Celestial Zenith
26.08   Dark Forest (UK) - Beyond The Veil
26.08   DGM - The Passage
26.08   Vicious Rumors - Concussion Protocol
26.08   Orphaned Land / Amaseffer - Kna'an [Split]
26.08   Subrosa - For This We Fought The Battle Of Ages
26.08   Twilight Force - Heroes Of Mighty Magic
26.08   Kuolemanlaakso - M. Laakso - Vol. 1: The Gothic Tapes
26.08   Any Given Day - Everlasting
26.08   Sodom - Decision Day
26.08   Running Wild - Rapid Foray




Evergrey - The Storm Within
9 September 2016
8.1 | 145 votes |
01. Distance
02. Passing Trough
03. Someday
04. Astray
05. The Impossible
06. My Allied Ocean
07. In Orbit [feat. Floor Jansen]
08. The Lonely Monarch
09. The Paradox Of The Flame [feat. Carina Englund]
10. Disconnect [feat. Floor Jansen]
11. The Storm Within

Colosso - Obnoxious
9 September 2016
8.1 | 15 votes |
01. In Memoriam
02. The Unrepentant
03. Of Hollow Judgements
04. As Resonance
05. Soaring Waters
06. Seven Space Collisions
07. To Purify
08. Sentience
09. A Noxious Reflection
10. In Memoriam [Neutropics Remix]

6.3 | 6 votes |
01. Shadows Of Obour
02. Ankou And The Death Fire
03. Dearg-Due (Blood Drinker)
04. Gwyn Ap Nudd (King Of The Underwo)
05. Oberour Ar Maro (Henchman Of Deat)
06. Cwn Annwn (To Harvest Human Soul)
07. The Morrigan (Battle Crow)
08. Labous An Ankou (Bird Of Death)
09. Dullahan Graven In Funeral Lights

Serious Black - Mirrorworld
9 September 2016
7.4 | 20 votes |
01. Breaking The Surface
02. As Long As I'm Alive
03. Castor Skies
04. Heartbroken Soul
05. Dying Hearts
06. You're Not Alone
07. Mirrorworld
08. State Of My Despair
09. The Unborn Never Die

Galneryus - The Sense Of Our Lives [DVD]
9 September 2016
10 | 1 vote |
01. Premonition
02. The Time Before Dawn
03. Raise My Sword
04. The Voice Of Grievous Cry
05. Rain Of Tears
06. Reward Of Betrayal
07. Soul Of The Field
08. Chain Of Distress
09. The Force Of Courage
10. Struggle For The Freedom Flag
11. There's No Escape
12. Point Of No Return
13. Quiet Wish
14. Attitude To Life
15. Across The Rainbow
16. The Promised Flag
17. Destiny
18. Silent Revelation

Inthyflesh - The Flaming Death
9 September 2016
01. The Sinister Herald Of Death
02. Blood Howling Eternity
03. Subterranean Harbinger
04. Oppressed Under Deceit
05. Through The Splendour Of Night
06. Forever Insanity
07. May The Wisdom Of The Dead Return
08. Sorrowful Moonlight Pt. I - The Fever Of Blood
09. Breath Of Darkness
10. The Brightness Of Your Decay
11. Beyond What Eyes Can See
12. A Thousand Tongues Burning
13. A Grasp Between Hate And Madness
14. Velvet Burial Shroud
15. Rituals Inflicted Upon Scars
16. Abysmal Silence
17. Dismal Awakening
18. Sorrowful Moonlight Pt. II - Catacombs Of Infinity

Norma Jean - Polar Similar
9 September 2016
8.1 | 15 votes |
01. I. The Planet
02. Everyone Talking Over Everyone Else
03. Forever Hurtling Towards Andromeda
04. 1,000,000 Watts
05. II. The People
06. Death Is A Living Partner
07. Synthetic Sun
08. Reaction
09. III. The Nebula
10. The Close And Discontent
11. An Ocean Of War
12. A Thousand Years A Minute
13. IV. The Nexus

8 | 7 votes |
Disc I [The Sap That Feeds Us]
01. Memories
02. Devotio Iberica
03. Over The Same Land
04. The Mountain
05. A Last Breath Of Peace
06. The Oldest One
07. The Eye Of The Tyrant
08. When The Caves Spoke
09. A Man Under Wolfskin

Disc II [La Montaña]
01. Over The Same Land [folk version]
02. The Mountain [folk version]
03. Defendiendo Amaia [folk version]
04. Since Old Times [folk version]
05. The Mountain Will Forgive Us [folk version]
06. Crown Of Wolves [folk version]
07. Nabia Orebia [folk version]
08. Greyland Labaro [folk version]

Breakdown Of Sanity - Coexistence
9 September 2016
7.8 | 12 votes |
01. Bulletproof
02. Restless
03. Back To Zero [eat. Ryo]
04. Dear Diary
05. Crossed Fingers [feat. Bjorn]
06. From The Depths
07. The Grand Delusion
08. Dead Flowers
09. Deep Sleep
10. Coexistence
11. New World

Power Quest - Face The Raven [EP]
9 September 2016
9 | 1 vote |
01. Face The Raven
02. Coming Home (Sacred Land II)
03. Blood Alliance [2016 version]

8 | 8 votes |
01. Ruins
02. Metamorph
03. Silent Widow
04. 44
05. Dwarf
06. The Piper At The Gates Of Stone
07. Collapse

Staff pick by BitterCOld

8.5 | 6 votes |
01. Dance With The Wolf
02. Galloping To The Great Land
03. Battle Song From Afar
04. Interlude
05. Hymn Of The Earth
06. Brave
07. Summon The Warrior
08. The Battlefront
09. Chant Of The Cavalry
10. Legend On Horseback

Self-Hatred - Theia
5 September 2016
8 | 1 vote |
01. Guilt
02. Slither
03. Attraction
04. No Judgement
05. Self-Reflection
06. Memories
07. Theia

Blown Out - New Cruiser
5 September 2016
8.5 | 2 votes |
01. New Cruiser
02. Phase II

Apparatus - Cthulhu I [EP]
3 September 2016
6.5 | 2 votes |
01. I
02. II
03. III
04. IV

Cadaveria / Necrodeath - Mondoscuro [EP]
2 September 2016
7 | 1 vote |
01. Mater Tenebrarum [Necrodeath cover]
02. Spell [Cadaveria cover]
03. Dominion of Pain
04. Rise Above
05. Christian Woman [Type O Negative cover]
06. Helter Skelter [The Beatles cover]

We Are The Catalyst - Elevation
2 September 2016
6.3 | 12 votes |
01. Delusion
02. A Million Claws
03. Our Dark World
04. Open Door
05. Without Fear
06. One More Day
07. Alive
08. Askja
09. Home
10. Never Ending Night
11. Life Equals Pain

Kroh - Altars
2 September 2016
6.3 | 4 votes |
01. Krzyżu Święty
02. Mother Serpent
03. Living Water
04. Feed The Brain
05. Malady
06. Break The Bread
07. Stone Into Flesh
08. Cold
09. Precious Bones

Surturs Lohe - Seelenheim
2 September 2016
6.8 | 4 votes |
01. Der Kaiser Im Berg
02. Lohe Surt
03. Seelenheim
04. Unter Der Linden
05. Gotengrab
06. Sumar Kehre Heim
07. Schwertleite
08. Schildwacht

Crystal Ball - Déjà-Voodoo
2 September 2016
7.3 | 8 votes |
01. Deja-Voodoo
02. Director's Cut
03. Suspended
04. Never A Guarantee
05. Reaching Out
06. Home Again
07. To Freedom And Progress
08. Time And Tide
09. Without A Net
10. Full Disclosure
11. Fool's Parade
12. Dr. Hell No
13. To Be With You Once More

Lord Agheros - Nothing At All
2 September 2016
5.7 | 3 votes |
01. The Last Memories
02. Lake Water [feat. Federica "Lenore" Catalano]
03. Mankind Arise
04. No More Rules
05. Life And Death
06. The Day To Die
07. On The Shore
08. Idiocracy
09. What We Deserve
10. Final Thoughts
11. Nothing At All

01. Mission To Mercury
02. Razorface
03. Hyperion
04. Battlecry
05. Jupiter
06. The Landing
07. Callisto
08. Time Is Lost
09. Scan Of Helion
10. Fall To Earth
11. The Expanse
12. Dreamcatcher
13. Glyph
14. Distant Worlds
15. Gatekeeper
16. The Chosen Ones
17. Your Life Has Only Just Begun
18. Terra Firma
19. Prision Break
20. When Your Walls Fall

8.1 | 55 votes |
01. To Sow The Seeds Of Earth
02. Silence Speaks
03. In The Eye Of The Storm
04. Hail Satan
05. Oceanborn
06. Gravity Waves
07. The Crypts Of Sleep
08. Beyond The Boundaries Of Death
09. Anima Inferna

Volturyon - Cleansed By Carnage
2 September 2016
8 | 10 votes |
01. Pile Of Human
02. To Starve You
03. Cleansed By Carnage
04. Swiping Salvation
05. Fungus Coat
06. Hinterkaifeck
07. Cocoon
08. The Perfidious Idol
09. The Capital Of Perverse Punishment
10. Pleasure Of Molestation [bonus][Hypocrisy cover]

Helms Alee - Stillicide
2 September 2016
7.2 | 9 votes |
01. More Weight
02. Untoxicated
03. Tit To Toe
04. Meats And Milks
05. Stillicide
06. Galloping Mind Fuk
07. Creeping You Company
08. Dream Long
09. Bullygoat
10. Andromenous
11. Worth Your Wild

Acherontas
01. Wasteland Revived
02. Death Of The Ego
03. Dispossession

Slidhr
04. Chains Of The Fallen
05. Sentient Flames Consume

Fange - Purge
2 September 2016
01. Cour Martiale
02. Mâchefer
03. Roy-Vermine
04. Étouffoir
05. De Guerre Lasse
06. Girone Della Merda

Eye Of Solitude - Cenotaph
1 September 2016
8 | 20 votes |
01. Cenotaph
02. A Somber Guest
03. This Goodbye. The Goodbye
04. Loss

Fjord - Portrait For A Reflection
1 September 2016
8 | 2 votes |
01. Stars In An Ocean Of Darkness
02. There Is Life Inside This Sapphire
03. Phoenix
04. A Breath As A Promise
05. Island Of Commitments

Cuerno - Rec Comtal [EP]
1 September 2016
7.5 | 2 votes |
01. Adamea
02. Caught
03. Brain Decay

Seven Kingdoms - In The Walls [EP]
1 September 2016
9 | 1 vote |
01. In The Walls
02. Undying
03. The Bloody Meadow [re-recorded version]
04. Stormborn [re-recorded version]

Jute Gyte - Funereal Like A Life In Wait
Ecferus - Rise Of The Biter

01. Voices From The Grave
02. Serpent Temptation
03. Blind Vengeance
04. Sadistic Sinner
05. Rigor Mortis
06. Cataleptic
07. Hell's Fire
08. Incubus
09. Assault
10. Death

7.5 | 11 votes |
01. Pestilential Affinity
02. Abdication Of Servitude
03. Thy Venomous Coils
04. The Ephemeral Equation
05. Nihilistic Theorem
06. Neutralizer
07. Inhuman Reclamation
08. Pervasive Despoilment
09. Forge Of Finitude

01. Green Turns To Black
02. Death's Just A Path
03. Loke
04. Inner Magnitude
05. Byron's Pantheism
06. Yearning For The Solstice

7.5 | 23 votes |
01. .----
02. ..---
03. ...--
04. ....-
05. .....
06. -....

7 | 2 votes |
01. Bonefyre
02. The Menace
03. Pride In Grey Eyes
04. Revered Revenant Of Irreverence
05. I Give You The Soil
06. Fallow Fields
07. Return To The City Of Ghosts

7.2 | 5 votes |
01. Beast
02. Vulture
03. Kingdom
04. Bleeding Sky
05. Vanishing Sea

7.7 | 22 votes |
01. In Todesbanden
02. Only Fragments Of Light
03. Still I Rise
04. Dis Manibvs
05. Pantheon Spells
06. Vae Victis
07. Volcano
08. Somnia
09. Pure Nocturnal Rome
10. Seikilos

01. Intro: The Force Before Darkness
02. From Chaos They Came
03. Wings Of Anu
04. Vortex From The Celestial Flying Throne Of Storms
05. A Black Aeon Shall Cleanse
06. The Flames Of Infinite Blackness Before Creation
07. Mystical Blood
08. Through The Divine Spirit Of Satan A Glorious Universe Is Known
09. Bloodshed Across The Empyrean Altar Beyond The Celestial Zenith
10. Power From The Center Of The Cosmic Black Spiral
11. A Magnificent Crypt Of Stars
12. Outro: The Invocation Of The Absolute, The All, The Satan
13. Coda: Hymn To The Cosmic Zenith

Staff pick by Daniell

8.4 | 9 votes |
01. On The Edge Of Twilight
02. Where The Arrow Falls
03. Autumn's Crown
04. Blackthorn
05. Lunantishee
06. The Wild Hunt
07. Earthbound
08. The Undying Flame
09. Mên-An-Tol
10. Beyond The Veil
11. Ellylldan
12. The Lore Of The Land

DGM - The Passage
26 August 2016
8.1 | 55 votes |
01. The Secret (Part 1)
02. The Secret (Part 2)
03. Animal
04. Ghosts Of Insanity [feat. Tom Englund]
05. Fallen
06. The Passage
07. Disguise
08. Portrait
09. Daydreamer
10. Dogma
11. In Sorrow

7.5 | 15 votes |
01. Concussion Protocol
02. Chemical Slaves
03. Victims Of A Digital World
04. Chasing The Priest
05. Last Of Our Kind
06. 1000 Years
07. Circle Of Secrets
08. Take It Or Leave It
09. Bastards
10. Every Blessing Is A Curse
11. Life For A Life

7.3 | 41 votes |
01. The Holy Land Of Kna'An
02. The Angel Of The Lord
03. Naked - Sarah And Abraham
04. The Burning Garden - Sarah And Hagar
05. Naked - Abraham
06. A Tree Without No Fruit - Sarah
07. There Is No God For Ishma'el
08. The Vision
09. A Dove Without Her Wings - Hagar
10. The Loneliness Of Itzhak
11. Akeda
12. Fruits From Different Trees - Ishma'el And Itzhak
13. Prisoners Of The Past

8.1 | 82 votes |
01. Despair Is A Siren
02. Wound Of The Warden
03. Black Majesty
04. Il Cappio
05. Killing Rapture
06. Troubled Cells

7.9 | 74 votes |
01. Battle Of Arcane Might
02. Powerwind
03. Guardian Of The Seas
04. Flight Of The Sapphire Dragon
05. There And Back Again [feat. Fabio Lione]
06. Riders Of The Dawn
07. Keepers Of Fate
08. Rise Of A Hero
09. To The Stars
10. Heroes Of Mighty Magic [feat. Joakim Brodén]
11. Epilogue
12. Knights Of Twilight's Might

01. Children Of The Night
02. Roll The Dice With The Devil
03. Where The River Runs Red
04. The World's Intolerable Pain
05. She Guides Me in My Dreams
06. No Absolution
07. Deeper Into The Unknown
08. My Last Words

Any Given Day - Everlasting
26 August 2016
7.5 | 10 votes |
01. My Doom
02. Endurance
03. Levels
04. Coward King
05. Mask Of Lies
06. Sinner's Kingdom
07. Hold Back The Time
08. Masquerade
09. Ignite The Light
10. Farewell
11. Arise
12. The Bitter Man

Sodom - Decision Day
26 August 2016
8 | 114 votes |
01. In Retribution
02. Rolling Thunder
03. Decision Day
04. Caligula
05. Who Is God?
06. Strange Lost World
07. Vaginal Born Evil
08. Belligerence
09. Blood Lions
10. Sacred Warpath
11. Refused To Die
12. Predatory Instinct [vinyl and iTunes bonus]

Running Wild - Rapid Foray
26 August 2016
7.6 | 81 votes |
01. Black Skies, Red Flag
02. Warmongers
03. Stick To Your Guns
04. Rapid Foray
05. By The Blood In Your Heart
06. The Depth Of The Sea - Nautilus [instrumental]
07. Black Bart
08. Hellestrified
09. Blood Moon Rising
10. Into The West
11. Last Of The Mohicans