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September 2018
14.09   Emma Ruth Rundle - On Dark Horses
14.09   P.L.F. - Jackhammering Deathblow Of Nightmarish Trepidation
11.09   Ehnahre / Hadean - Rites For Winter [Collaboration] [EP]
10.09   P.H.O.B.O.S. - Phlogiston Catharsis
10.09   Sektarism - Fils De Dieu
09.09   Cloak Of Altering - Zero Devil
09.09   Nordic Union - Second Coming
07.09   Iron Void - Excalibur
07.09   Korpiklaani - Kulkija
07.09   Malthusian - Across Deaths
07.09   Vôdûn - Ascend
07.09   Cauldron - New Gods
07.09   The Skull - The Endless Road Turns Dark
07.09   Stoned Jesus - Pilgrims
07.09   Kingcrow - The Persistence
07.09   Satan - Cruel Magic
07.09   Pig Destroyer - Head Cage
07.09   Monstrosity - The Passage Of Existence
07.09   Siege Of Power - Warning Blast
07.09   Krisiun - Scourge Of The Enthroned
07.09   Clutch - Book Of Bad Decisions
07.09   Owl - Nights In Distortion
07.09   Metal Allegiance - Volume II: Power Drunk Majesty
07.09   Suicidal Tendencies - Still Cyco Punk After All These Years
07.09   Morne - To The Night Unknown
07.09   Alter Bridge - Live At The Royal Albert Hall [DVD]
07.09   Alter Bridge - Live At The Royal Albert Hall [Live]
07.09   Infera Bruo - Cerement
07.09   Manimal - Purgatorio
07.09   Tantara - Sum Of Forces
07.09   Death SS - Rock 'N' Roll Armageddon
07.09   Hyems - 1997 [EP]
05.09   Black Funeral - The Dust And Darkness [EP]
04.09   Nadja - Sonnborner
01.09   Kommandant - Blood Eel

August 2018
31.08   Thou - Magus
31.08   Omnium Gatherum - The Burning Cold
31.08   KEN Mode - Loved
31.08   Beyond The Black - Heart Of The Hurricane
31.08   The Secret - Lux Tenebris [EP]
31.08   U.D.O. - Steelfactory
31.08   Cast The Stone - Empyrean Atrophy [EP]
31.08   Iskald - Innhøstinga
31.08   Monte Pittman - Between The Space
31.08   Monte Pittman - Better Or Worse
31.08   The Breathing Process - Samsara
31.08   Helion Prime - Terror Of The Cybernetic Space Monster
31.08   Gnaw Their Tongues / Crowhurst - Burning Ad Infinitum: A Collaboration [Collaboration]
31.08   Circles - The Last One
31.08   Stillbirth - Annihilation Of Mankind




Emma Ruth Rundle - On Dark Horses
14 September 2018
8 | 1 vote |
01. Fever Dreams
02. Control
03. Darkhorse
04. Races
05. Dead Set Eyes
06. Light Song
07. Apathy On The Indiana Border
08. You Don't Have To Cry

01. Drowned In The Harbor
02. Anti-Humanistic Cull
03. Blare Of Interminable Tinnitus
04. Odious Demagoguery
05. Synaptic Nebula
06. Instant Urban Self-Interment
07. Dissolution Of Rights Pt. 6
08. Lost In A Lethean Fog
09. Cannisterized Comingled Ash
10. Eyes Of Corrupted Zeal
11. Splintered Cell Transit Bombing
12. Willing Relegated To An Unremarkable Termination
13. Industry Of Convalescent Death
14. Pulsating Trepidation
15. Idealized Incomprehension
16. Gulf Coast Massacre
17. In The Clutches Of Unrepentant Ignorance

01. Rites For Winter

8.2 | 12 votes |
01. Biomorphorror
02. Igneous Tephrapotheosis
03. Zam Alien Canyons
04. Aurora Sulphura
05. Neurasthen Logorrh
06. Taqiyah Rhyzom
07. Aljannashid
08. Smothered In Scoria

Sektarism - Fils De Dieu
10 September 2018
7 | 1 vote |
01. Oderint Dum Metuant
02. Sacrifice

Cloak Of Altering - Zero Devil
9 September 2018
7.4 | 8 votes |
01. Tired Drones Scan The Seas
02. Atoms In A Familiar Pattern
03. He Came And With Him Followed Night
04. Beneath A Shimmer Of Gold
05. I Exhale The Dreams
06. The Forming Of Stars Accelerate

Nordic Union - Second Coming
9 September 2018
01. My Fear & My Faith
02. Because Of Us
03. It Burns
04. Walk Me Through The Fire
05. New Life Begins
06. The Final War
07. Breathtaking
08. Rock's Still Rolling
09. Die Together
10. The Best Thing I Never Had
11. Outrun You

Iron Void - Excalibur
7 September 2018
7.7 | 3 votes |
01. Dragon's Breath
02. The Coming Of A King
03. Lancelot Of The Lake
04. Forbidden Love
05. Enemy Within
06. The Grail Quest
07. A Dream To Some, A Nightmare To Others
08. The Death Of Arthur
09. Avalon

Korpiklaani - Kulkija
7 September 2018
6.5 | 53 votes |
01. Neito
02. Korpikuusen Kyynel
03. Aallon Alla
04. Harmaja
05. Kotikonnut
06. Korppikalliota
07. Kallon Malja
08. Sillanrakentaja
09. Henkselipoika
10. Pellervoinen
11. Riemu
12. Kuin Korpi Nukkuva
13. Juomamaa
14. Tuttu On Tie

Malthusian - Across Deaths
7 September 2018
7 | 4 votes |
01. Remnant Fauna
02. Across The Expanse Of Nothing
03. Sublunar Hex
04. Primal Attunement - The Gloom Epoch
05. Telluric Tongues (Roaring Into The Earth)

Vôdûn - Ascend
7 September 2018
8 | 9 votes |
01. Spirits Past
02. Started From
03. Providence Of Ancestors
04. Ogun's Fight
05. Time Honoured
06. New Doom
07. Elusive Freedom
08. Ascend
09. Rituals
10. For Your Kin
11. Spirits Past [single version]

Cauldron - New Gods
7 September 2018
7.8 | 28 votes |
01. Prisoner Of The Past
02. Letting Go
03. No Longer
04. Save The Truth / Syracuse
05. Never Be Found
06. Drown
07. Together As None
08. Isolation
09. Last Request

7.5 | 14 votes |
01. The Endless Road Turns Dark
02. Ravenswood
03. Breathing Underwater
04. The Longing
05. From Myself Depart
06. As the Sun Draws Near
07. All That Remains (Is True)
08. Thy Will Be Done

Stoned Jesus - Pilgrims
7 September 2018
7.2 | 20 votes |
01. Excited
02. Thessalia
03. Distant Light
04. Feel
05. Hands Resist Him
06. Water Me
07. Apathy

Kingcrow - The Persistence
7 September 2018
8.2 | 58 votes |
01. Drenched
02. Closer
03. Everything Goes
04. Folding Paper Dreams
05. The Persistence
06. Every Broken Piece Of Me
07. Devil's Got A Picture
08. Night's Descending
09. Father
10. Perfectly Imperfect
11. Timeshift Box [Live At ProgPower USA] [2xLP bonus]
12. Fading Out PT.III [Live At ProgPower USA] [2xLP bonus]
13. Phlegethon [Live At ProgPower USA] [2xLP bonus]

Top 20 albums of 2018: 20

Satan - Cruel Magic
7 September 2018
8 | 46 votes |
01. Into The Mouth Of Eternity
02. Cruel Magic
03. The Doomsday Clock
04. Legions Hellbound
05. Ophidian
06. My Prophetic Soul
07. Death Knell For A King
08. Who Among Us
09. Ghosts Of Monongah
10. Mortality

Pig Destroyer - Head Cage
7 September 2018
7.5 | 50 votes |
01. Tunnel Under The Tracks
02. Dark Train
03. Army Of Cops [feat. Richard "Grindfather" Johnson]
04. Circle River
05. The Torture Fields
06. Terminal Itch [feat. Kat Katz]
07. Concrete Beast [feat. Kat Katz]
08. The Adventures Of Jason And JR [feat. Jason Hodges]
09. Mt. Skull
10. Trap Door Man
11. The Last Song [feat. Dylan Walker]
12. House Of Snakes

8.3 | 61 votes |
01. Cosmic Pandemia
02. Kingdom Of Fire
03. Radiated
04. Solar Vacuum
05. The Proselygeist
06. Maelstrom
07. Eyes Upon The Abyss
08. Dark Matter Invocation [digi-CD bonus]
09. The Hive
10. Eternal Void [digi-CD bonus]
11. Century
12. Slaves To The Evermore

Top 20 albums of 2018: 14

Siege Of Power - Warning Blast
7 September 2018
7.1 | 12 votes |
01. Conquest For What?
02. For The Pain
03. Bulldozing Skulls
04. Born Into Hate
05. Torture Lab
06. Uglification
07. Trapped And Blinded
08. Diatribe
09. Warning Blast
10. Mushroom Cloud Altar
11. Lost And Insane
12. Bleeding For The Cause
13. Escalation 'Til Extermination
14. Privileged Prick
15. Short Fuse
16. Violence In The Air
17. It Will Never Happen
18. The Cold Room

8.1 | 71 votes |
01. Scourge Of The Enthroned
02. Demonic III
03. Devouring Faith
04. Slay The Prophet
05. A Thousand Graves
06. Electricide
07. Abysmal Misery (Foretold Destiny)
08. Whirlwind Of Immortality

Clutch - Book Of Bad Decisions
7 September 2018
7.3 | 46 votes |
01. Gimme The Keys
02. Spirit Of '76
03. Book Of Bad Decisions
04. How To Shake Hands
05. In Walks Barbarella
06. Vision Quest
07. Weird Times
08. Emily Dickinson
09. Sonic Counselor
10. A Good Fire
11. Ghoul Wrangler
12. HB Is In Control
13. Hot Bottom Feeder
14. Paper & Strife
15. Lorelei

Owl - Nights In Distortion
7 September 2018
6.9 | 8 votes |
01. We Are Made For Twilight
02. Transparent Monument
03. Anamnesis
04. Inanna In Isolation
05. Abortion Of Empathy
06. Madness Is The Glory Of This Life

7.5 | 36 votes |
01. The Accuser [feat. Trevor Strnad]
02. Bound By Silence [feat. John Bush]
03. Mother Of Sin [feat. Bobby Blitz]
04. Terminal Illusion [feat. Mark Tornillo]
05. King With A Paper Crown [feat. Johan Hegg]
06. Voodoo Of The Godsend [feat. Max Cavalera]
07. Liars & Thieves [feat. Troy Sanders]
08. Impulse Control [feat. Mark Osegueda]
09. Power Drunk Majesty (Part I) [feat. Mark Osegueda]
10. Power Drunk Majesty (Part II) [feat. Floor Jansen]

01. I Love Destruction
02. F.U.B.A.R.
03. All Kinda Crazy
04. Sippin' From The Insanitea
05. Its Always Something
06. Lost My Brain…Once Again
07. Nothin' To Lose
08. Gonna Be Alright
09. Ain't Gonna Get Me
10. All I Ever Get
11. Save A Peace For Me

Morne - To The Night Unknown
7 September 2018
7.7 | 10 votes |
01. To The Night Unknown
02. Not Our Flame
03. The Blood Is Our Own
04. Scorn
05. Show Your Wounds
06. Night Awaits The Dawn
07. Shadowed Road
08. Surrendering Fear

9 | 1 vote |
01. Intro
02. Slip To The Void
03. Addicted To Pain
04. Before Tomorrow Comes
05. Show preparation / Interview
06. The Writing On The Wall
07. Cry Of Achilles
08. In Loving Memory
09. Fortress
10. The first rehearsal / Interview
11. Ties That Bind
12. The Other Side
13. Rehearsal reactions
14. Brand New Start
15. Ghost Of Days Gone By
16. Future Song Foundation / Interview
17. The Last Hero
18. The End Is Here
19. Rehearsal - WDTTW / Interview
20. Words Darker Than Their Wings
21. Waters Rising
22. Lover
23. Family / Interview
24. Wonderful Life/Watch Over You
25. This Side Of Fate
26. Fans / Interview
27. Broken Wings
28. Blackbird
29. Open Your Eyes
30. End titles / Credits

7.5 | 2 votes |
Disc I
01. Slip To The Void
02. Addicted To Pain
03. Before Tomorrow Comes
04. The Writing On The Wall
05. Cry Of Achilles
06. In Loving Memory
07. Fortress
08. Ties That Bind
09. The Other Side
10. Brand New Start
11. Ghost Of Days Gone By
Disc II
01. The Last Hero
02. The End Is Here
03. Words Darker Than Their Wings
04. Waters Rising
05. Lover
06. Wonderful Life / Watch Over You
07. This Side Of Fate
08. Broken Wings
09. Blackbird
10. Open Your Eyes

Infera Bruo - Cerement
7 September 2018
6.8 | 6 votes |
01. Poison Waters
02. Shroud Enigma
03. Effigy Of Reason
04. Endnotes
05. The Lunar Pass
06. Draped In Sky
07. Scorne
08. Temporial

Manimal - Purgatorio
7 September 2018
7.5 | 4 votes |
01. Black Plague
02. Purgatorio
03. Manimalized
04. Spreading The Dread
05. Traitor
06. Behind Enemy Lines
07. Denial
08. Edge Of Darkness
09. The Fear Within

Tantara - Sum Of Forces
7 September 2018
7 | 3 votes |
01. Punish The Punisher
02. Death Always Win
03. Aftermath
04. Sleepwalker
05. Sum Of Forces
06. White Noise

6.7 | 7 votes |
01. Black Soul
02. Rock 'N' Roll Armageddon
03. Hellish Knights
04. Slaughterhouse
05. Creature Of The Night
06. Madness Of Love
07. Promised Land
08. Zombie Massacre
09. The Fourth Reich
10. Witches' Dance
11. Your Life Is Now
12. The Glory Of The Hawk
13. Forever

Hyems - 1997 [EP]
7 September 2018
01. Das Messer Ist Offen
02. Mein Bethlehem
03. Ohne Gott
04. Ich
05. Nazi Black Metal Fuck Off[bonus]

Black Funeral - The Dust And Darkness [EP]
5 September 2018
01. Dankuis Daganzipas (Dark Earth)
02. Alanni Goddess Of The Underworld
03. Chemosh Of The Dust And Darkness
04. Mistress Of The Pit

Nadja - Sonnborner
4 September 2018
6.6 | 8 votes |
01. Sonnborner/Aten
02. In The Shadow Of The Wing Of The Thing Too Big To Be Seen
03. Sunwell
04. Stillborn (A Fragment)
05. Sunborn (Coda)

Kommandant - Blood Eel
1 September 2018
7.5 | 4 votes |
01. Absolutum
02. Blood Eel
03. The Struggle
04. Ice Giant
05. Cimmerian Thrust
06. Aeon Generator
07. Moon...The Last Man

Thou - Magus
31 August 2018
7.1 | 23 votes |
01. Inward
02. My Brother Caliban
03. Transcending Dualities
04. The Changeling Prince
05. Sovereign Self
06. Divine Will
07. In The Kingdom Of Meaning
08. Greater Invocation Of Disgust
09. Elimination Rhetoric
10. The Law Which Compels
11. Supremacy

8.4 | 219 votes |
01. The Burning​​
02. Gods Go First​​
03. Refining Fire​​
04. Rest In Your Heart​​
05. Over The Battlefield​​
06. The Fearless Entity​​
07. Be The Sky​​
08. Driven By Conflict​​
09. The Frontline​​
10. Planet Scale​​
11. Cold​

Top 20 albums of 2018: 8

KEN Mode - Loved
31 August 2018
7 | 13 votes |
01. Doesn't Feel Pain Like He Should
02. The Illusion Of Dignity
03. Feathers & Lips
04. Learning To Be Too Cold
05. Not Soulmates
06. Very Small Men
07. This Is A Love Test
08. Fractures In Adults
09. No Gentle Art

7.5 | 31 votes |
01. Hysteria
02. Heart Of The Hurricane
03. Through The Mirror
04. Million Lightyears
05. Song For The Godless
06. Escape From The Earth
07. Beneath A Blackened Sky
08. Fairytale Of Doom
09. My God Is Dead
10. Dear Death
11. Scream For Me
12. Freedom
13. Breeze
14. Echo From The Past [bonus]
15. Parade [bonus]

The Secret - Lux Tenebris [EP]
31 August 2018
6.6 | 8 votes |
01. Vertigo
02. The Sorrowful Void
03. Cupio Dissolvi

U.D.O. - Steelfactory
31 August 2018
7.9 | 45 votes |
01. Tongue Reaper
02. Make The Move
03. Keeper Of My Soul
04. In The Heat Of The Night
05. Raise The Game
06. Blood On Fire
07. Rising High
08. The Devil Is An Angel [Digipak bonus]
09. Hungry And Angry
10. One Heart One Soul
11. Pictures In My Dreams [Digipak bonus]
12. A Bite Of Evil
13. What A Hell Of A Night [Japan bonus]
14. Eraser
15. Rose In The Desert
16. The Way

Cast The Stone - Empyrean Atrophy [EP]
31 August 2018
7.1 | 8 votes |
01. As The Dead Lie
02. The Burning Horizon
03. Standing In The Shadows
04. A Plague Of Light
05. Empyrean Atrophy
06. Jesusatan [Infestdead cover]

Iskald - Innhøstinga
31 August 2018
7.3 | 18 votes |
01. The Atrocious Horror
02. No Amen
03. Offer Av Livet
04. Even Dawn Drew Twilight
05. Resting… Not In Peace
06. De Siste Vintre
07. From Traitor To Beast
08. Lysene Som Forsvant
09. Innhøstinga

6.8 | 4 votes |
01. Evidence
02. Ominous/Hope
03. Changing Of The Guard
04. Between The Space
05. Once Upon A Time
06. Equal Temperament
07. Reverse Magnetism
08. Beguiling

8.3 | 10 votes |
01. Depth Perception
02. Have Faith
03. Turning Retrograde
04. Better Or Worse
05. The Right Words
06. Whose Side Are You On?
07. Torchbearer
08. Witch Trials

6.8 | 11 votes |
01. Et Hoc Est Infernum
02. The Traveler
03. Into The Night
04. Supervoid
05. The Conscious Observer
06. Servile
07. Dethroned
08. The Nothing
09. Sungrazer
10. Absolute Truth

01. Failed Hypothesis
02. A King Is Born
03. Bury The Sun
04. Atlas Obscura
05. Urth
06. The Human Condition
07. Spectrum
08. Silent Skies
09. Terror Of The Cybernetic Space Monster

01. Nothing's Sacred
02. Speared Martyrs
03. The Blinding Fury Of Suffering
04. The Divinity Of Our Great Perversions

Circles - The Last One
31 August 2018
6.6 | 12 votes |
01. Winter
02. Breaker
03. The Messenger
04. Arrival
05. Tether
06. Resolution
07. Dream Sequence
08. Renegade
09. Blueprints For A Great Escape
10. Alone With Ghosts

5.9 | 7 votes |
01. Fictional Entertainment
02. Enemy Of The Enemy
03. Hypnotized By Lies
04. Psychological Manipulation
05. Firststrike
06. Highest Of Malice
07. Torturized
08. Plague Of Warfare
09. Torn Apart
10. Nuclear Stench
11. The Sky Turns Black
12. Annihilation Of Mankind