New releases




March 2017
14.03   Cult Of Fire - Untitled [EP]
14.03   Author & Punisher - Pressure Mine
14.03   Ashen Horde - The Alchemist [EP]
13.03   Necroblood - Collapse Of The Human Race
10.03   Havok - Conformicide
10.03   Pillorian - Obsidian Arc
10.03   Darkest Hour - Godless Prophets & The Migrant Flora
10.03   Wormwood - Ghostlands - Wounds From A Bleeding Earth
10.03   Holy Martyr - Darkness Shall Prevail
10.03   Evocation - The Shadow Archetype
10.03   Condemned - His Divine Shadow
10.03   Deep Purple - All I Got Is You [EP]
10.03   In The Company Of Serpents - Ain​-​Soph Aur
10.03   Lock Up - Demonization
10.03   Black Cilice - Banished From Time
10.03   The Silent Wedding - Enigma Eternal
10.03   Hydrogyn - Redemption
10.03   Subway To Sally - Neon [Live]
09.03   Netra - Ingrats
09.03   Skáphe - Untitled [EP]
09.03   Buckethead - Abominable Snow Scalp
08.03   Catharsis - Symphoniae Ignis [Live]
04.03   Zaraza - Spasms Of Rebirth
03.03   Primal Age - A Silent Wound [EP]
03.03   Within The Ruins - Halfway Human
03.03   Majesty - Rebels
03.03   Wolfheart - Tyhjyys
03.03   Dread Sovereign - For Doom The Bell Tolls
03.03   Svart Crown - Abreaction
03.03   Blaze Bayley - Endure And Survive
03.03   Cirith Gorgor - Bi Den Dode Hant [EP]
03.03   Cloak Of Altering - I Reached For The Light That Drowned In Your Mouth
03.03   Junius - Eternal Rituals For The Accretion Of Light
03.03   Danko Jones - Wild Cat
03.03   Emmure - Look At Yourself
03.03   Combat Astronomy - Symmetry Through Collapse
03.03   Buckethead - Woven Twigs
03.03   Nachtgeschrei - Tiefenrausch
03.03   Soziedad Alkoholika - Sistema Antisocial
03.03   Bare Infinity - The Butterfly Raiser
03.03   Mezarkabul - Pentagram Akustik 2017
03.03   Ancara - Garden Of Chains
02.03   David Maxim Micic - Who Bit The Moon
01.03   Violet Cold - Anomie
01.03   The Senseless - The Buried Life

February 2017
28.02   Asofy - Nessun Luogo
28.02   Buckethead - Coop Erstown
28.02   K.L.L.K. - Le Brasier Des Mondes [EP]
27.02   Nordjevel - Krigsmakt [EP]
26.02   Doctor Livingstone - Trimphus Haeretici




Cult Of Fire - Untitled [EP]
14 March 2017
8.3 | 6 votes |
01. Untitled
02. Untitled

6.3 | 3 votes |
01. Enter This
02. Pressure Lover
03. Nazarene
04. New World
05. Black Wand

Ashen Horde - The Alchemist [EP]
14 March 2017
9 | 1 vote |
01. Arisen
02. Fallen

6.8 | 11 votes |
01. Intro
02. Through Limitless Abysses
03. Evil Against Evil
04. Sons Of Genocide
05. Glorification Through Destruction
06. Essential Collaspe
07. Baptised By Devil's Cum
08. Sadistik Hunt
09. Operation Gomorrah
10. The Omen

Staff pick by Paz

Havok - Conformicide
10 March 2017
7.9 | 118 votes |
Disc I
01. F.P.C.
02. Hang 'Em High
03. Dogmaniacal
04. Intention To Deceive
05. Ingsoc
06. Masterplan
07. Peace Is In Pieces
08. Claiming Certainty
09. Wake Up
10. Circling The Drain

[Special Edition CD bonus]
11. String Break
12. Slaughtered [Pantera cover]

[Gatefold 2LP + CD bonus]
13. String Break
14. Slaughtered [Pantera cover]
15. Claiming Certainty [live]

Pillorian - Obsidian Arc
10 March 2017
7.9 | 80 votes |
01. By The Light Of A Black Sun
02. Archaen Divinity
03. The Vestige Of Thorns
04. Forged Iron Crucible
05. A Stygian Pyre
06. The Sentient Arcanum
07. Dark Is The River Of Man

01. Knife In The Safe Room
02. This Is The Truth
03. Timeless Numbers
04. None Of This Is The Truth
05. The Flesh & The Flowers Of Death
06. Those Who Survived
07. Another Headless Ruler Of The Used
08. Widowed
09. Enter Oblivion
10. The Last Of The Monuments
11. In The Name Of Us All
12. Beneath It Sleeps

01. Gjallarhornet
02. The Universe Is Dying
03. Under Hennes Vingslag
04. Godless Serenade
05. Oceans
06. Silverdimmans Återsken
07. Tidh Ok Odhe
08. Beneath Ravens And Bones
09. The Windmill
10. What We Lost In The Mist
11. The Boneless One
12. To Worship

Top 20 albums of 2017: 3

6 | 9 votes |
01. Shores Of Elenna
02. Numenor
03. Heroic Deeds
04. Dol Guldur
05. Darkness Descends
06. Taur Nu Fuin
07. Minas Morgul
08. Witch-King Of Angmar
09. The Dwarrowdelf
10. Born Of Hope

8 | 63 votes |
01. Into Ruins
02. Condemned To The Grave
03. Modus Operandi
04. Children Of Stone
05. The Coroner
06. The Shadow Archetype
07. Blind Obedience
08. Survival Of The Sickest
09. Sulphur And Blood
10. Imperium Fall
11. Dark Day Sunrise

7.3 | 11 votes |
01. Penumbræ
02. Dawn
03. Omniscient Perturbations
04. Legion
05. Ascending The Spectral Throne
06. Nefarious Sanguine Decree
07. His Divine Shadow
08. Pestilential Reign
09. The Hive Ablaze
10. World-Reaving Terror

Deep Purple - All I Got Is You [EP]
10 March 2017
9 | 6 votes |
01. All I Got Is You
02. Simple Folk [a solo guitar improvisation by Steve Morse]
03. Above And Beyond [previously unreleased instrumental version]
04. Time For Bedlam [first take from the album recordings]
05. Highway Star [previously unreleased version] [live]

7.9 | 10 votes |
01. Middle Pillar
02. Nothingness
03. Crucible
04. Merkabah
05. Limitless Nothingness
06. Limitless Light

Lock Up - Demonization
10 March 2017
7.9 | 29 votes |
01. Blood and Emptiness
02. The Decay Within The Abyss
03. Locust
04. Demonization
05. Demons Raging
06. Desolation Architect
07. nstruments Of Armageddon
08. Sunk
09. The Plague That Stalks The Darkness
10. Foul From The Pure
11. Mind Fight
12. Void
13. Secret Parallel World
14. We Challenge Death

7.2 | 10 votes |
01. Timeless Spectre
02. On the Verge Of Madness
03. Possessed By Night Spirits
04. Channeling Forgotten Energies
05. Boiling Corpses

8.1 | 7 votes |
01. A Living Experiment
02. Shadows And Dust
03. What Lies Beyond
04. Insanity
05. The Endless Journey
06. A Dream Of Choices
07. Loneliness
08. Under The Veil Of Grey
09. Catharsis
10. Closer To The End
11. Silence
12. Hands Of Fate

Hydrogyn - Redemption
10 March 2017
5 | 3 votes |
01. Fixir
02. My Redemption
03. Tail Spin
04. Devil God Devil
05. Suffering
06. Break In Two
07. Down In Flames
08. Hey Ho
09. In The End
10. Jenny

Subway To Sally - Neon [Live]
10 March 2017
6.5 | 2 votes |
Disc I
01. Wenn Engel Hassen
02. Die Rose Im Wasser
03. Verloren
04. Böses Erwachen
05. Mitgift
06. Schwarze Seide
07. Ins Dunkel
08. Eisblumen
09. Henkersbraut
10. Traum Vom Tod II
11. Krähenfrass
12. Maria

Disc II
01. Kleid Aus Rosen
02. Unsterblich
03. Falscher Heiland
04. Das Rätsel II
05. Tanz Auf Dem Vulkan
06. Veitstanz
07. Sieben
08. Grausame Schwester
09. Sag Dem Teufel
10. Ohne Liebe
11. Minne

Netra - Ingrats
9 March 2017
7.8 | 17 votes |
01. Gimme A Break
02. Everything's Fine
03. Underneath My Words The Ruins Of Yours
04. Live With It
05. Infinite Boredom
06. Don't Keep Me Waiting
07. A Genuinely Benevolent Man
08. Paris Or Me
09. Could've, Should've, Would've
10. Jusqu'au-boutiste

Skáphe - Untitled [EP]
9 March 2017
7.4 | 14 votes |
01. VII

7 | 1 vote |
01. Abominable Snow Scalp
02. Floorascents
03. Headless Reflection
04. Pluriverse
05. Crator Ridge
06. Door Along The Wall
07. Pincushion

Catharsis - Symphoniae Ignis [Live]
8 March 2017
9 | 1 vote |
Disc I
01. Увертюра
02. Кто ты
03. Сердце мира
04. Имаго
05. Hold Fast
06. Дальше - тишина...
07. Гонки за мечтой
08. Зов зверя
09. Помни меня
10. Выше кубки!
11. Orchestra Medley (A[O]MEN / Madre / Симфония огня)

Disc II
01. Indigo Theme
02. Оставь наше небо
03. Взорви мои сны
04. Верный ангел мой
05. Дитя штормов
06. Иной
07. Призрачный свет
08. Баллада земли
09. Танцуй в огне
10. Воин света
11. Крылья
12. Песнь луны (outro)

Zaraza - Spasms Of Rebirth
4 March 2017
6 | 4 votes |
01. Church Of Gravity
02. Maskwearer
03. Imti Raymi
04. Blood.ov.Psychiatrists
05. Roadkill To You
06. Wulkan

Primal Age - A Silent Wound [EP]
3 March 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. The Whistleblowers VS World Health Organization
02. A Silent Wound
03. Counterfeiters Of The Science
04. To Jeff [Slayer medley]

7.5 | 34 votes |
01. Shape-Shifter
02. Death Of The Rockstar
03. Beautiful Agony
04. Incomplete Harmony
05. Bittersweet
06. Objective Reality
07. Absolution
08. Ivory Tower
09. Sky Splitter
10. Ataxia IV
11. Treadstone

Majesty - Rebels
3 March 2017
7.6 | 20 votes |
01. Path To Freedom
02. Die Like Kings
03. Rebels Of Our Time
04. YOLO HM
05. The Final War
06. Across The Lightning
07. Fireheart
08. Iron Hill
09. Heroes In The Night
10. Running For Salvation
11. Fighting Till The End

Wolfheart - Tyhjyys
3 March 2017
8.2 | 162 votes |
01. Shores Of The Lake Simpele
02. Boneyard
03. World On Fire
04. The Flood
05. The Rift
06. Call Of The Winter
07. Dead White
08. Tyhjyys

Top 20 albums of 2017: 10

7.2 | 13 votes |
01. For Doom The Bell Tolls
02. Twelve Bells Toll In Salem
03. This World Is Doomed
04. Draped In Sepulchral Fog
05. The Spines Of Saturn
06. Live Like An Angel, Die Like A Devil [Venom cover]

Svart Crown - Abreaction
3 March 2017
7.8 | 29 votes |
01. Golden Sacrament
02. Carcosa
03. The Pact: To The Devil His Due
04. Upon This Intimate Madness
05. Khimba Rites
06. Tentacion
07. Orgasmic Spiritual Ecstasy
08. Transsubstantiation
09. Emphatic Illusion
10. Lwas
11. Nganda

7.2 | 30 votes |
01. Endure And Survive
02. Escape Velocity
03. Blood
04. Eating Lies
05. Destroyer
06. Dawn Of The Dead Son
07. Remember
08. Fight Back
09. The World Is Turning The Wrong Way
10. Together We Can Move The Sun

Cirith Gorgor - Bi Den Dode Hant [EP]
3 March 2017
6.5 | 4 votes |
01. Proclamation Of Destruction
02. The Luciferian Principle
03. Bi Den Dode Hant
04. A Vision Of Exalted Lucifer

01. Cha Ortni Iunus
02. Stitches In Reality
03. Our Children Are In Sync With The New Gods
04. The Illusion Of Gravity
05. Adding Dimensions For Osmosis
06. I Reached For The Light That Drowned In Your Mouth
07. Three Suicides In Paradise
08. Fungal Stains Across The Sky

01. March Of The Samsara
02. Beyond The Pale Society
03. A Mass For Metaphysicians
04. Clean The Beast
05. All That Is, Is Of The One
06. The Queen's Constellation
07. Telepaths & Pyramids
08. Masquerade In Veils
09. Heresy Of The Free Spirit
10. Black Sarcophagus

Danko Jones - Wild Cat
3 March 2017
5.8 | 11 votes |
01. I Gotta Rock
02. My Little RnR
03. Going Out Tonight
04. You Are My Woman
05. Do This Every Night
06. Let's Start Dancing
07. Wild Cat
08. She Likes It
09. Success In Bed
10. Diamond Lady
11. Revolution (But Then We Make Love)

Emmure - Look At Yourself
3 March 2017
5.2 | 11 votes |
01. You Asked For It
02. Shinjuku Masterlord
03. Smokey
04. Natural Born Killer
05. Flag Of The Beast
06. Ice Man Confessions
07. Russian Hotel Aftermath
08. Call Me Ninib
09. Major Key Alert
10. Turtle In A Hare Machine
11. Torch
12. Derelict
13. Gucci Prison

7.2 | 5 votes |
01. Iroke
02. Bhakta
03. Symmetry Through Collapse
04. Collapsed
05. Kyber
06. Hik Mahl Hisze

Buckethead - Woven Twigs
3 March 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. Twig 1
02. Twig 2
03. Twig 3
04. Twig 4
05. Twig 5
06. Twig 6
07. Twig 7
08. Twig 8
09. Twig 9

6.4 | 5 votes |
01. Tiefenrausch
02. Aus Dem Licht
03. Mal mich schwarz
04. Kampf Um mich
05. Meilen Unter Meilern
06. Gift
07. Zurück
08. Heldenmut
09. Beste Feinde
10. Stein Um Stein
11. Ich verstumme
12. 1000 Tonnen Stahl
13. Laniakea

6.3 | 4 votes |
01. Causas Podridas
02. Fugitivos
03. No Olvidamos, 3 De Marzo
04. Alienado
05. Cuentas Pendientes
06. Resurgir
07. Más Ruinas
08. Policías En Acción [Feat. Barney Greenway]
09. Alkohol
10. Farmacocracia
11. Siervo De Derechas
12. Sistema Antisocial
13. Desconocido Habitual

8.1 | 10 votes |
01. Race Of Destiny
02. Artemis
03. The Butterfly Raiser
04. In Desertis
05. Sands Of Time
06. Raching For The Sun
07. Robin's Eyes
08. Hear Me Out
09. Devil's Call
10. Orion's Light
11. Ashes
12. The Sword The Stone And The Wolf

6 | 3 votes |
01. Apokalips
02. Geçmişin Yükü
03. Uzakta
04. No One Wins The Fight
05. Fly Forever
06. Gündüz Gece
07. Anatolia [feat: Sebnem Ferah]
08. In Esîr Like An Eagle
09. For The One Unchanging
10. Give Me Something To Kill The Pain
11. Sonsuz

Ancara - Garden Of Chains
3 March 2017
01. The End (Easier Than Love)
02. Wake Up
03. Feeding The Fire
04. Changes Come
05. Ending Mode
06. Child Of The Sun
07. Perfect Enemy
08. Incomplete
09. The Warmth
10. Garden Of Chains
11. Better Man

7.8 | 26 votes |
01. Milk Tooth
02. Someone Else's Hat
03. Living Room [feat. Aaron Marshall]
04. Beaver Moon
05. 687 Days
06. Damar
07. Nobody's Perfect
08. When She Crafts
09. Who Bit The Moon [feat. Adam Rafowitz & Larissa Terescenko]

Violet Cold - Anomie
1 March 2017
8.1 | 92 votes |
01. Anomie
02. She Spoke Of Her Devastation
03. Lovegaze
04. My Journey To Your Space
05. Violet Girl
06. No Escape From Dreamland

Top 20 albums of 2017: 20

5 | 3 votes |
01. This Town Will Kill Us
02. Safe Passage
03. Anywhere But Here
04. Idlewild
05. Brutum Fulmen
06. Neon Lights
07. Zui Sheng Meng Si
08. Apophenia
09. Everything You Asked For
10. Lifequake
11. Reclaiming Valhalla
12. Beyond Applause

Asofy - Nessun Luogo
28 February 2017
7 | 6 votes |
01. Lontano Da Me
02. Nemeton [instrumental]
03. Fosca
04. Infine [instrumental]
05. Figure Scure
06. Orizzonte [instrumental]
07. Memoria
08. Piccola Disperazione [instrumental]
09. Nessun Luogo

Buckethead - Coop Erstown
28 February 2017
01. Coop Erstown
02. Tinkertrack
03. Quadruple Chicken Barn
04. Clay Hen
05. Rooms Of Brooms

K.L.L.K. - Le Brasier Des Mondes [EP]
28 February 2017
9 | 1 vote |
01. Equinoxe I
02. Celebration I - Le Souffle Primordial
03. Solstice I
04. Celbration II - L'eveil Du Ble D'or
05. Equinoxe II
06. Celebration III - Le Brasier Des Mondes
07. Solstice - II

Nordjevel - Krigsmakt [EP]
27 February 2017
7.8 | 5 votes |
01. Krigsmakt
02. For De Falne
03. Into Ever Deeper Depths

7 | 6 votes |
01. Codex Haeretici
02. Lux Delenda Est
03. Dancing With Horses
04. Give Them Tragedies
05. Opus Magnum
06. Asmd
07. The Muck Of The Land
08. Fuck You, With A View
09. Peisithanatos
10. The Grand Finale (Fin De L'ordre)
11. I'll Have Some More Apple Pie Please
12. Messiahs And Pariahs
13. A Little Something For You
14. Egregore