New releases




July 2017
28.07   Celldweller - Offworld
28.07   Contrarian - To Perceive Is To Suffer
28.07   Venomous Maximus - No Warning
28.07   Northern Plague - Scorn The Idle
27.07   Hacride - Chapter I - Inconsolabilis [EP]
26.07   Adagio - Life
26.07   Shadowside - Shades Of Humanity
26.07   Blood Stain Child - Tri Odyssey [EP]
25.07   Scalpel - Methods To Delusion
24.07   Morphinist - What Once Was Immortal [EP]
21.07   Zgard - Within The Swirl Of Black Vigor
21.07   In This Moment - Ritual
21.07   Pathology - Pathology
21.07   Decrepit Birth - Axis Mundi
21.07   Tau Cross - Pillar Of Fire
21.07   Sun Of The Sleepless - To The Elements
21.07   Wintersun - The Forest Seasons
21.07   Unisonic - Live In Wacken [Live]
21.07   Cytotoxin - Gammaggedon
21.07   The Kindred - Weight [EP]
21.07   Europe - The Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show - Live At The Roundhouse [Live]
21.07   Nine Inch Nails - Add Violence [EP]
21.07   Tchornobog - Tchornobog
20.07   Buckethead - Sonar Rainbow
18.07   Temple Of Void - Lords Of Death
18.07   Desolation Angels - King
17.07   Entrench - Through The Walls Of Flesh
15.07   Primitive Man - Fear ​/​ A Life Of Turmoil [EP]
15.07   Buckethead - Thoracic Spine Collapser
14.07   Edguy - Monuments [Compilation]
14.07   Integrity - Howling, For The Nightmare Shall Consume
14.07   Execration - Return To The Void
14.07   Obscurity - Streitmacht
14.07   Enfold Darkness - Adversary Omnipotent
14.07   Bloody Hammers - The Horrific Case Of Bloody Hammers [EP]
14.07   Boris - Dear
14.07   Ewigkeit - Cosmic Man
14.07   Kissin' Dynamite - Generation Goodbye - Dynamite Nights [DVD]
12.07   Unipolar Manic-Depressive Psychosis - distract.demolish.degrade
12.07   Wretch - Bastards Born [EP]
10.07   Jute Gyte - Oviri
10.07   Selbst - Selbst
10.07   Howls Of Ebb / Khthoniik Cerviiks - With Gangrene Edges​/​Voiidwarp [Split] [EP]
08.07   Die Like Gentlemen - Distinguished Company [EP]
08.07   Buckethead - Far
07.07   Decapitated - Anticult
07.07   Blind Guardian - Live Beyond The Spheres [Live]
07.07   Mr. Big - Defying Gravity
07.07   Limbonic Art - Spectre Abysm
07.07   Melvins - A Walk With Love And Death




Celldweller - Offworld
28 July 2017
6.4 | 7 votes |
01. Offworld
02. How Little I Must Know
03. The Great Divide
04. Too Many Tears
05. Awakening With You
06. Mother's Arms
07. Into The Fall
08. Echoes
09. Last Night on Earth
10. Own Little World [Offworld Reprise]
11. Awakening With You [Ulrich Schnauss Remix]

7 | 8 votes |
01. To Perceive Is To Suffer
02. Reunion At Gramos
03. Memory Eternal
04. Dreams At Slumber
05. Transcend The Mundane
06. Purpose Seeker
07. At Fate's Hands
08. Ripped From The Void
09. The Utopian

5 | 1 vote |
01. I
02. Spellbound
03. Pray For Me
04. Return Of The Witch
05. All Of My Dreams
06. II
07. No Warning
08. Blood For Blood
09. Endless
10. Sea Of Sleep

6.3 | 3 votes |
01. Blindsight
02. Rites Of The Devourer
03. Crown For Fools
04. The Day After
05. Man Of Glass
06. Vainglory Altar
07. Workphetamine
08. Drowned
09. Prison Of Forms

8 | 2 votes |
01. We Do Not Mourn
02. Treasure This Pain
03. These Walls Won't Tremble Anymore
04. Red Oak Tree

Adagio - Life
26 July 2017
8.1 | 43 votes |
01. Life
02. The Ladder
03. Subrahmanya
04. The Grand Spirit Voyage
05. Darkness Machine
06. I'll Possess You
07. Secluded Within Myself
08. Trippin' Away
09. Torn

7.5 | 6 votes |
01. The Fall
02. Beast Inside
03. What If
04. Make My Fate
05. Insidious Me
06. The Crossing
07. Stream of Shame
08. Parade the Sacrifice
09. Drifter
10. Unreality
11. Alive
12. Haunted [Japanese bonus]

Blood Stain Child - Tri Odyssey [EP]
26 July 2017
6 | 5 votes |
Disc I [CD]
01. Tri Odyssey
02. Trance Dead Kingdom
03. Gaia Evolution
04. O.k.e.@.n.o.S

Disc II [DVD]
01. Tri Odyssey
02. Trance Dead Kingdom
03. Gaia Evolution

01. The Cleaner
02. Labors Of Loathing
03. The Stink
04. Feeding The Worm
05. Interdelude
06. Methods To Delusion
07. The Woodsman Part II
08. Brooding In The Gloom
09. Lung Butter
10. Intensified Festering

7.3 | 3 votes |
01. Limitless
02. What Once Was Immortal

8 | 1 vote |
01. Dive Into The Night
02. Forgotten
03. Confession Of Voiceless
04. Frozen Space
05. Where The Stones Is Drone
06. KoloSlovo
07. Cold Bonfire
08. Winter Lullaby

In This Moment - Ritual
21 July 2017
6.7 | 22 votes |
01. Salvation
02. Oh Lord
03. Black Wedding
04. In The Air Tonight
05. Joan Of Arc
06. River Of Fire
07. Witching Hour
08. Twin Flames
09. Half God Half Devil
10. No Me Importa
11. Roots
12. Lay Your Gun Down

Pathology - Pathology
21 July 2017
6 | 10 votes |
01. Lamentation
02. Dolorous
03. Litany
04. Servitors
05. Dissevered
06. Putrescent
07. Doth
08. Shudder
09. Opprobrium
10. Vermilion

Decrepit Birth - Axis Mundi
21 July 2017
7.8 | 36 votes |
01. Vortex Of Infinity...Axis Mundi
02. Spirit Guide
03. The Sacred Geometry
04. Hieroglyphic
05. Transcendental Paradox
06. Mirror Of Humanity
07. Ascendant
08. Epigenetic Triplicity
09. Embryogenesis
10. Orion
11. Desprate Cry
12. Infecting The Crypts

Tau Cross - Pillar Of Fire
21 July 2017
7.6 | 14 votes |
01. Raising Golem
02. Bread And Circuses
03. On The Water
04. Deep State
05. Pillar Of Fire
06. Killing The King
07. A White Horse
08. The Big House
09. RFID
10. Seven Wheels
11. What Is A Man
12. Three Down [bonus]
13. We Are The Terror [bonus]
14. In Time [bonus]

8.3 | 51 votes |
01. The Burden
02. Motions
03. The Owl
04. Where In My Childhood Lived A Witch
05. Forest Crown
06. The Realm Of The Bark
07. Phoenix Rise

Top 20 albums of 2017: 8

7.9 | 227 votes |
01. Awaken From The Dark Slumber (Spring)
02. The Forest That Weeps (Summer)
03. Eternal Darkness (Autumn)
04. Loneliness (Winter)
05. Loneliness (Winter) [acoustic version] [Digibook bonus]

Unisonic - Live In Wacken [Live]
21 July 2017
9.5 | 2 votes |
Disc I [CD]
01. Venite 2.0
02. For The Kingdom
03. Exceptional
04. My Sanctuary
05. King For A Day
06. A Little Time
07. Your Time Has Come
08. When The Deed Is Done
09. Star Rider
10. Throne Of The Dawn
11. March Of Time
12. Unisonic

Disc II [DVD]
01. For The Kingdom
02. Exceptional
03. Your Time Has Come
04. When The Deed Is Done
05. March Of Time
06. Unisonic

Cytotoxin - Gammaggedon
21 July 2017
8 | 41 votes |
01. Radiatus Generis
02. Chaos Cascade
03. Gammageddon
04. Chernopolis
05. Deadzone Outpost
06. Redefining Zenith
07. Corium Era
08. Antigenesis
09. Outearthed
10. Sector Zero

The Kindred - Weight [EP]
21 July 2017
7.3 | 7 votes |
01. Overboard
02. Stray Away
03. Wake
04. Oiseau
05. Saint

Disc I
01. Hole In My Pocket
02. The Second Day
03. Praise You
04. Nothin To Ya
05. California 405
06. Angels (With Broken Hearts)
07. Days Of Rock 'N' Roll
08. Children Of The Mind
09. Rainbow Bridge
10. Vasastan
11. Light It Up
12. War Of Kings

Disc II
01. The Final Countdown
02. Rock The Night
03. Carrie
04. Danger On The Track
05. Ninja
06. Cherokee
07. Time Has Come
08. Heart Of Stone
09. On The Loose
10. Love Chaser
11. The Final Countdown [reprise]

Disc III
+ The Final Countdown 30th Anniversary Show - Live At The Roundhouse DVD

Nine Inch Nails - Add Violence [EP]
21 July 2017
7 | 13 votes |
01. Less Than
02. The Lovers
03. This Isn't The Place
04. Not Anymore
05. The Background World

Tchornobog - Tchornobog
21 July 2017
7.9 | 35 votes |
01. I: The Vomiting Tchornobog (Slithering Gods Of Cognitive Dissonance)
02. II: Hallucinatory Black Breath Of Possession (Mountain-Eye Amalgamation)
03. III: Non-Existence's Warmth (Infinite Natality Psychosis)
04. IIII: Here, At The Disposition Of Time (Inverting A Solar Giant)

Staff pick by Paz

Buckethead - Sonar Rainbow
20 July 2017
6.5 | 2 votes |
01. Sonar Rainbow
02. The Maddening Of Mercury
03. Debris
04. Venomous Fog

8.2 | 16 votes |
01. The Charnel Unearthing
02. Wretched Banquet
03. A Watery Internment
04. The Hidden Fiend
05. An Ominous Journey
06. The Gift
07. Graven Desires
08. Deceiver In The Shadows

Desolation Angels - King
18 July 2017
01. Doomsday
02. Another Turn Of The Screw
03. Devil Sent
04. Rotten To The Core
05. Your Blackened Heart
06. Find Your Life
07. Hellfire
08. Sky Of Pain
09. My Demon Inside

01. The Coming Storm / Dawn Of War
02. Enter The Fray
03. Iron Coffin
04. Dead End
05. The Warmonger Sacrament
06. White Light Precedes Black Rain
07. Fragments / Shadow Of Death

6 | 2 votes |
01. Fear​
02. A Life Of Turmoil

5 | 1 vote |
01. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
02. Thoracic Sprain
03. Nerve Compression At T4
04. Nerve Compression At T5
05. Nerve Stability At T6
06. Complete Shutdown Of Central Nervous System
07. Thoracic Park (Home Of The Most Spine Shattering Roller Coasters)
08. Rejuvenation Chamber

Edguy - Monuments [Compilation]
14 July 2017
8.4 | 15 votes |
Disc I
01. Ravenblack
02. Wrestle The Devil
03. Open Sesame
04. Landmarks
05. The Mountaineer
06. 9-2-9
07. Defenders Of The Crown
08. Save Me
09. The Piper Never Dies
10. Lavatory Love Machine
11. King Of Fools
12. Superheroes
13. Love Tyger
14. Ministry Of Saints
15. Tears Of A Mandrake

Disc II
01. Mysteria
02. Vain Glory Opera
03. Rock Of Cashel
04. Judas At The Opera
05. Holy Water
06. Spooks In The Attic
07. Babylon
08. The Eternal Wayfarer
09. Out Of Control
10. Land Of The Miracle
11. Key To My Fate
12. Space Police
13. Reborn in The Waste

Disc III [Live DVD]
01. Mysteria
02. Under The Moon
03. Navigator
04. Wake Up The King
05. Land Of The Miracle
06. Lavatory Love Machine
07. Vain Glory Opera
08. Fallen Angels
09. The Piper Never Dies
10. Babylon
11. King Of Fools
12. Chalice Of Agony
13. Tears Of A Mandrake [feat. André Matos]
14. Out Of Control

01. Fallen To Destroy
02. Blood Sermon
03. Hymn For The Children Of The Black Flame
04. I Am The Spell
05. Die With Your Boots On
06. Serpent Of The Crossroads
07. Unholy Salvation Of Sabbatai Zevi
08. 7 Reece Mews
09. Burning Beneath The Devils Cross
10. String Up My Teeth
11. Howling, For The Nightmare Shall Consume
12. Viselle De Drac [bonus]
13. Entartete Kunst [bonus]
14. Deathly Fighter [bonus]

7 | 16 votes |
01. Eternal Recurrence
02. Hammers Of Vulcan
03. Nekrocosm
04. Cephalic Transmissions
05. Blood Moon Eclipse
06. Unicursal Horrorscope
07. Through The Oculus
08. Return To The Void
09. Det Uransakelige Dyp

Obscurity - Streitmacht
14 July 2017
7.3 | 10 votes |
01. 793
02. Meine Vergeltung
03. Streitmacht Bergisch Land
04. Non Serviam
05. Hinrichtung
06. Todesengel
07. Endzeit
08. Herbstfeldzüge
09. Ehre Den Gefallenen
10. Was Uns Bleibt

7.5 | 15 votes |
01. Awaken, Brak'tal O'minn
02. Lairs Of The Ascended Masters
03. Liberator Of Mages
04. The Sacred Daemonic
05. Invocation Of Na'ak Ba'ran
06. Banishment
07. Arise, Morning Star, Into The Netherworld
08. The Adversary, Omnipotent
09. Terror Of A Perilous Quest
10. The Test Of Wisdom
11. The Dirge Of The Surrogate Invictus
12. Summoning The Archons
13. Vanish Into Damnation

7 | 1 vote |
01. Gates of Hell
02. Blood
03. The Beyond
04. Vultures Circle Overland
05. All The Colors Of The Dark
06. The Bloodsucker Leads The Dance

Boris - Dear
14 July 2017
7.3 | 16 votes |
Disc I
01. D.O.W.N. - Domination Of Waiting Noise
02. Deadsong
03. Absolutego
04. Beyond
05. Kagero
06. Biotope
07. The Power
08. Memento Mori
09. Distopia - Vanishing Point
10. Dear

Disc II [Japanese Edition]
01. More
02. Evil Perspective
03. D.O.W.N - Domination Of Waiting Noise [Full version]

Ewigkeit - Cosmic Man
14 July 2017
6.3 | 4 votes |
01. Quantum Eraser
02. Cold Souls
03. Death Is The Portal
04. Neon Ghoul Ride
05. Space Horse
06. Running Away From The Circus
07. Thief In The Sky
08. Time Travelling Medicine Man
09. Back To Beyond
10. Two Minutes To Midnight [Iron Maiden cover]

Disc I
01. Intro
02. Generation Goodbye
03. Money Sex & Power
04. DNA
05. Highlight Zone
06. Running Free
07. Love Me Hate Me
08. If Clocks Were Running Backwards
09. She´s A Killer
10. Deadly
11. She Came She Saw
12. Somebody To Hate
13. Operation Supernova

Disc II
01. Only The Good Die Young
02. Out In The Rain
03. Against The World
04. Masterpiece
05. Supersonic Killer
06. Sex Is War
07. Hashtag Your Life
08. Steel Of Swabia
09. Ticket To Paradise
10. Six Feet Under
11. I Will Be King
12. Flying Colours

01. Assault X
02. Armored Alien Experience
03. Werewolf Party
04. Return Of The Book Family
05. Psychedelic Battleship vs. The Space Mutants
06. Shameful River
07. Narcoleptic Bazooka Princess
08. Matador

Wretch - Bastards Born [EP]
12 July 2017
5.5 | 2 votes |
01. The Wretch
02. Bastards Born
03. Bassment Dweller

Jute Gyte - Oviri
10 July 2017
5.4 | 5 votes |
01. Democritus Laughing
02. Mice Eating Gold
03. Yarinareth, Yarinareth, Yarinareth
04. Fauna Of Mirrors
05. The Norms That Author The Self Render The Self Substitutable
06. Oviri

Selbst - Selbst
10 July 2017
8 | 5 votes |
01. ...Of Solitary Ramblings
02. Visions Of Mankind Withering
03. Instrument Of My Own Destruction
04. Wandering Through Grief
05. Despised And Forgotten
06. Nefasto Calvario

Howls Of Ebb

01. Babel's Catechism
02. With Gangrene Edges...
03. Bellowed

Khthoniik Cerviiks

04. Ketoniik Katechesiis
05. Spiiral Spiire Stiigmata
06. Traumantra
07. Come To The Subeth
08. Paralaxiis

7 | 1 vote |
01. The Nod
02. Long Long Way To Go [Phil Collins cover]
03. A National Acrobat [Black Sabbath cover]

Buckethead - Far
8 July 2017
7 | 2 votes |
01. Far 1
02. Far 2
03. Far 3
04. Far 4
05. Far 5

Decapitated - Anticult
7 July 2017
7.6 | 87 votes |
01. Impulse
02. Deathvaluation
03. Kill The Cult
04. One-Eyed Nation
05. Anger Line
06. Earth Scar
07. Never
08. Amen

8.1 | 20 votes |
Disc I
01. The Ninth Wave
02. Banish From Sanctuary
03. Nightfall
04. Prophecies
05. Tanelorn
06. The Last Candle
07. And Then There Was Silence

Disc II
01. The Lord Of The Rings
02. Fly
03. Bright Eyes
04. Lost In The Twilight Hall
05. Imaginations From The Other Side
06. Into The Storm
07. Twilight Of The Gods
08. A Past And Future Secret
09. And The Story Ends

Disc III
01. Sacred Worlds
02. The Bard's Song (In The Forest)
03. Valhalla
04. Wheel Of Time
05. Majesty
06. Mirror Mirror

Mr. Big - Defying Gravity
7 July 2017
6 | 10 votes |
01. Open Your Eyes
02. Defying Gravity
03. Everybody Needs A Little Trouble
04. Damn I'm In Love Again
05. Mean To Me
06. Nothing Bad (About Feeling Good)
07. Forever And Back
08. She's All Coming Back To Me Now
09. 1992
10. Nothing At All
11. Be Kind

7.3 | 34 votes |
01. Demonic Resurrection
02. Ethereal Traveller
03. Omega Doom
04. Requiem Sempiternam
05. Triumph Of Sacrilege
06. Disciplina Arcani
07. Through The Vast Profundity Obscure

4.3 | 7 votes |
Disc I [Love]

01. Aim High
02. Queen Powder Party
03. Street Level St. Paul
04. The Hidden Joice
05. Give It To Me
06. Chicken Butt
07. Eat Yourself Out
08. Scooba
09. Halfway To The Bakersfield Mall
10. Pacoima Normal
11. Park Head
12. T-Burg
13. Track Star
14. The Asshole Bastard

Disc II [Death]

01. Sober-delic (Acid Only)
02. Euthanasia
03. What's Wrong With You
04. Edgar The Elephant
05. Christ Hammer
06. Flaming Creature
07. Cactus Party
08. Cardboro Negro