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May 2018
24.05   Dreyelands - Stages
22.05   Mörkö - Ulvova Tyhjyys
21.05   Striborg - Blackwave
19.05   Fistula - Fistula​/​Hemdale [Split] [EP]
18.05   Necros Christos - Domedon Doxomedon
18.05   At The Gates - To Drink From The Night Itself
18.05   Nocturnal Graves - Titan
18.05   Amorphis - Queen Of Time
18.05   Gazpacho - Soyuz
18.05   Alkaloid - Liquid Anatomy
18.05   Acherontas - Faustian Ethos
18.05   Joe Bonamassa - British Blues Explosion Live [DVD]
18.05   Joe Bonamassa - British Blues Explosion Live [Live]
18.05   Grayceon - IV
18.05   Five Finger Death Punch - And Justice For None
18.05   Burn The Priest - Legion: XX
18.05   Fragments Of Unbecoming - Perdition Portal
18.05   Age Of Taurus - The Colony Slain
18.05   Wilt - Ruin
18.05   Frosttide - Decedents [EP]
18.05   Church Of The Cosmic Skull - Science Fiction
18.05   Panegyrist - Hierurgy
15.05   Kekal - Deeper Underground
15.05   Overkill - Live In Overhausen [Live]
15.05   Eye Of Solitude - Slaves To Solitude
15.05   Mirrormaze - In The Box [EP]
15.05   Powerglove - Continue?
13.05   Cosmic Church - Täyttymys
12.05   Fractal Gates - The Light That Shines
11.05   Silent Stream Of Godless Elegy - Smutnice
11.05   Chrch - Light Will Consume Us All
11.05   Lords Of Black - Icons Of The New Days
11.05   Aborted Fetus - The Ancient Spirits Of Decay
11.05   Skinless - Savagery
11.05   Hegemone - We Disappear
11.05   Reverorum Ib Malacht - Im Ra Distare Summum Soveris Seris Vas Innoble
11.05   The Body - I Have Fought Against It, But I Can't Any Longer.
11.05   Trauma (USA) - As The World Dies
11.05   Praying Mantis - Gravity
11.05   Drottnar - Monolith III [EP]
11.05   Engel - Abandon All Hope
11.05   Sevendust - All I See Is War
11.05   Body Void - I Live Inside A Burning House
10.05   De Profundis - The Blinding Light Of Faith
08.05   Sequester - Hermit
08.05   Status Abnormis - Huntress [EP]
07.05   Leviathan - Unfailing Fall Into Naught [Compilation]
07.05   Pulsar Colony - Seven Hollows
04.05   Iron Angel - Hellbound
04.05   Ihsahn - Ámr




Dreyelands - Stages
24 May 2018
8 | 9 votes |
01. Denial
02. Anger
03. Bargaining
04. Depression
05. Acceptance
06. Life Is Worth The Pain

Mörkö - Ulvova Tyhjyys
22 May 2018
01. Sikiäminen
02. Kerääntyminen
03. Hajaantuminen
04. Luopuminen

Striborg - Blackwave
21 May 2018
8 | 2 votes |
01. TRAPPED IN A VOID OF THE NIGHT
02. THE OVERWHELMING PRESENCE OF LIFE
03. DELUSIONS OF GRANDEUR
04. MAKING THE WORLD COLD
05. ALL ALONE IN A ROOM FILLED WITH SOULS
06. PENANCE STARE

01. Fistula - Whore Cancer
02. Hemdale - Miley

7.4 | 10 votes |
Disc I: ITH א
01. Temple I - Zohar Of The Sky
02. I Am Christ
03. Gate Of Sooun
04. Temple II - Cistern Of Bethlehem
05. Tombstone Chapel
06. Gate Of Damihyron
07. Temple III - Helper oO YHVH
08. He Doth Mourn In Hell
09. Gate Of Aion Tsevaoth

Disc II: SETH ב
01. Temple IV - Oracle Of Men
02. Seven Altars Burn In Sin
03. Gate Of Arba-Hemon
04. Temple V - Bereshit
05. Exiled In Transformation
06. Gate Of Behet-Myron
07. Temple VI - Weight Of Gold
08. The Heart Of King Solomon In Sorcery
09. Gate Of Sulam

Disc III: TEI טטט
01. Temple VII - Alive In Sheol
02. The Guilt They Bore
03. Gate Of Jehudmijron
04. Temple VIII - Smoke In Fire
05. Exodos
06. Gate Of Dimitrijon
07. Temple IV - Redeemer To Zion
08. In Meditation On The Death Of Christ
09. Gate Of Ea On

8 | 201 votes |
01. Der Widerstand
02. To Drink From The Night Itself
03. A Stare Bound In Stone
04. Palace Of Lepers
05. Daggers Of Black Haze
06. The Chasm
07. In Nameless Sleep [feat. Andy LaRocque]
08. The Colours Of The Beast
09. A Labyrinth Of Tombs
10. Seas Of Starvation
11. In Death They Shall Burn
12. The Mirror Black

Nocturnal Graves - Titan
18 May 2018
7.6 | 17 votes |
01. Resistance
02. Roar Of The Wild
03. Ecdysis, Shedding Weak Flesh
04. Souls Tribulation
05. And Hell Followed Them
06. Bow Before None
07. Silence the Martyrs
08. Titan

Amorphis - Queen Of Time
18 May 2018
8.9 | 510 votes |
01. The Bee
02. Message In The Amber
03. Daughter Of Hate
04. The Golden Elk
05. Wrong Direction
06. Heart Of The Giant
07. We Accursed
08. Grain Of Sand
09. Amongst Stars
10. Pyres On The Coast
11. As Mountains Crumble [ bonus]
12. Brother And Sister [bonus]
13. Honeyflow [Japanese bonus]

Top 20 albums of 2018: 1
Top 200 albums of all time: 82

Gazpacho - Soyuz
18 May 2018
7.4 | 17 votes |
01. Soyuz One
02. Hypomania
03. Exit Suite
04. Emperor Bespoke
05. Sky Burial
06. Fleeting Things
07. Soyuz Out
08. Rappaccini

Alkaloid - Liquid Anatomy
18 May 2018
8.2 | 153 votes |
01. Kernel Panic
02. As Decreed By Laws Unwritten
03. Azagthoth
04. Liquid Anatomy
05. In Turmoil's Swirling Reaches
06. Interstellar Boredom
07. Chaos Theory And Practice
08. Rise Of The Cephalopods

Top 20 albums of 2018: 16

7.9 | 21 votes |
01. The Fall Of The First Pillar
02. Sorcery And The Apeiron
03. Aeonic Alchemy (Act I)
04. Faustian Ethos
05. The Old Tree And The Wise Man
06. The Alchemists Of The Radiant Sepulchre (Act II)
07. Decline Of The West (O Ιερεας Και Ο Ταφος)
08. Vita Nuova

01. British Blues Explosion (Intro)
02. Beck's Bolero / Rice Pudding
03. Mainline Florida
04. Boogie With Stu
05. Let Me Love You Baby
06. Plynth (Water Down The Drain)
07. Spanish Boots
08. Double Crossing Time
09. Motherless Children
10. Band Introduction
11. SWLABR
12. Tea For One / I Can't Quit You Baby
13. Little Girl
14. Pretending
15. Black Winter / Django
16. How Many More Times
17. Credits
+ Joe Bonamassa - Live At The Cavern Club
+ Taxman - Tribute To The Beatles
+ Fan Footage Of Joe Receiving A "Brick In The Wall" At The Cavern Club
+ Photo Gallery - British Blues Explosion Live UK Tour

8 | 1 vote |
Disc I
01. Beck's Bolero / Rice Pudding
02. Mainline Florida
03. Boogie With Stu
04. Let Me Love You Baby
05. Plynth (Water Down The Drain)
06. Spanish Boots
07. Double Crossing Time
08. Motherless Children

Disc II
01. SWLABR
02. Tea For One / I Can't Quit You Baby
03. Little Girl
04. Pretending
05. Black Winter / Django
06. How Many More Times

Grayceon - IV
18 May 2018
7.4 | 16 votes |
01. Sliver Moon
02. By-The-Wind Sailors
03. Scorpion
04. Let It Go
05. Slow Burn
06. The Point Of Me
07. Pink Rose
08. Dreamers

5.2 | 52 votes |
01. Trouble [deluxe edition bonus]
02. Fake
03. Top Of The World
04. Sham Pain
05. Blue On Black
06. Fire In The Hole
07. I Refuse
08. It Doesn't Matter
09. When The Seasons Change
10. Stuck In My Ways
11. Rock Bottom
12. Gone Away [The Offspring cover]
13. Bloody
14. Will The Sun Ever Rise
15. Bad Seed [deluxe edition bonus]
16. Save Your Breath [deluxe edition bonus]

7.7 | 48 votes |
01. Inherit The Earth [The Accused cover]
02. Honey Bucket [Melvins cover]
03. Kerosene [Big Black cover]
04. Kill Yourself [S.O.D. cover]
05. I Against I [Bad Brains cover]
06. Axis Rot [Sliang Laos cover]
07. Jesus Built My Hotrod [Ministry cover]
08. One Voice [Agnostic Front cover]
09. Dine Alone [Quicksand cover]
10. We Gotta Know [Cro-Mags cover]

7.8 | 26 votes |
01. Dismal
02. Towards The Leaden Sky
03. Golgotha
04. Shadowfathers
05. Perdition Portal
06. Treacherous Grounds
07. Abyssphere
08. All Light Swallowed
09. Morbid Divinity
10. Calamity Choir

7.5 | 14 votes |
01. From The Hills To The Halls
02. Taken To The Tower
03. The Trial Of Blackwynn Chaise
04. In Dreams We Die
05. The Lost Garrison
06. Beyond The Westward Path
07. For Treason We Rise
08. The Walls Have Ears
09. To Seal A Mountain
10. As Ice, Into Blood
11. The Colony Slain

Wilt - Ruin
18 May 2018
7.4 | 9 votes |
01. Into The Unknown
02. We Read The World Wrong
03. Strings Of A Lingering Heart
04. A Summons Has Come
05. Veil Of Gold
06. Requiem

Frosttide - Decedents [EP]
18 May 2018
8.4 | 5 votes |
01. Ocean's Peace
02. Tranquility
03. Carved Into Ice
04. Final Hour
05. Revenant

8 | 6 votes |
01. Science Fiction
02. Go By The River
03. Revolution Comes With An Act Of Love
04. Cold Sweat
05. The Others
06. Timehole (Gonna Build A Rocket Tonight)
07. The Cards That You're Playing
08. Paper Aeroplane & Silver Moon
09. The Devil Again

Panegyrist - Hierurgy
18 May 2018
7.7 | 3 votes |
01. Hymn Of Inversion
02. Idylls Of The Cave
03. To Quicken Stone
04. The Void Is The Heart Of The Flame
05. Ophidian Crucifix
06. Hierurgy

7.7 | 17 votes |
01. Root Of All Evil
02. Sanity Away From Sanity
03. Speed Of God
04. Rotten In The House
05. Deeper Underground
06. The Many Faces Of Your Face
07. Revealment [feat. Voxlucis]
08. Triple Evils
09. End Of Hegemony

Overkill - Live In Overhausen [Live]
15 May 2018
8.6 | 15 votes |
01. Coma
02. Infectious
03. Blood Money
04. Thanx For Nothin'
05. Bare Bones
06. Horrorscope
07. New Machine
08. Frankenstein
09. Live Young Die Free
10. Nice Day - for a Funeral
11. Soulitude
12. Raise The Dead
13. Rotten To The Core
14. There's No Tomorrow
15. Second Son
16. Hammerhead
17. Feel The Fire
18. Blood And Iron
19. Kill at Command
20. Overkill
21. Fuck You

7.6 | 16 votes |
01. The Blind Earth
02. Still Descending
03. Confinement
04. The Cold Grip Of Time
05. Boundless Silence

Mirrormaze - In The Box [EP]
15 May 2018
7.8 | 5 votes |
01. Outcast
02. Nobody's Home
03. Bleeding In The Void
04. Reckless

Powerglove - Continue?
15 May 2018
6.6 | 7 votes |
01. Kraid's Lair (Super Metroid)
02. Under the Sea [feat. Marc Hudson from Dragonforce]
03. Snake Man (Megaman 3)
04. Kirby [feat. Reece Miller] (Kirby's Dream Land)
05. Guile's Theme (Street Fighter)
06. Mario Minor 2
07. Highwind Takes to the Skies (Final Fantasy VII)
08. MegaMan 3 Intro
09. Clockwork (Castlevania III)
10. Spark Mandrill (Megaman X)
11. J-E-N-O-V-A (Final Fantasy VII)
12. Chrono Trigger (Medley)
13. Ninja Gaiden [feat. Kana Dehara]
14. Acoustic Medley
15. Under the Sea [instrumental version]

6.2 | 13 votes |
01. Aloitus
02. Armolahja
03. Sinetti
04. Huuto
05. Vangittu
06. Alttari
07. Täyttymys

7.9 | 59 votes |
01. Visions X
02. Breath Of Life
03. Chasing The Line
04. Infinity
05. Bound By Time
06. Dreams Apart
07. Visions XI
08. Faceless
09. Arise
10. Reborn
11. The Light That Shines
12. Seas Of Flames
13. Visions XII

7.8 | 23 votes |
01. Ten, Který Ukoval Slunce
02. Kdo Z Nás Je Víc
03. Synečku
04. Ptakoprav
05. Malověrná
06. Za Nevěstou
07. Tichý Zpěv
08. Bezbřeží

7.3 | 21 votes |
01. Infinite Return
02. Portals
03. Aether

7.8 | 26 votes |
Disc I
01. World Gone Mad
    1 - History Of Gods
    2 - The Slaughter Of Innocence
    3 - World Gone Mad
02. Icons Of The New Days
03. Not In A Place Like This
04. When A Hero Takes A Fall
05. Forevermore
06. The Way I'll Remember
07. Fallin'
08. King's Reborn
09. Long Way To Go
10. The Edge Of Darkness
11. Wait No Prayers For The Dying
12. All I Have Left

Disc II [Deluxe/Digital Bonus]
01. Innuendo [Queen cover]
02. Only [Anthrax cover]
03. Tears Of The Dragon [Bruce Dickinson cover]
04. Edge Of The Blade [Journey cover]
05. The Maker And The Storm
06. When Nothing Was Wrong

5.8 | 5 votes |
01. The Wind Of Agonizing Spirits
02. Eaten By Pigs In The Trough
03. Drenched Eyes In Boiling Oil
04. Nailed To The Cross
05. Beheaded On The Guillotine
06. Cradle Of Revulsion
07. Cold Lake Of The Sinner
08. Flame Of Death
09. Rack Of Torment
10. Roasted Alive In The Copper Bull's Stomach
11. Genital Torture By The Alligator Tongs
12. Iron Petals Of The Blasphemer's Pear
13. Follow Into The Darkness

Skinless - Savagery
11 May 2018
7.7 | 48 votes |
01. Savagery
02. Siege Engine
03. Skull Session
04. Reversal Of Fortune
05. Exacting Revenge
06. Medieval
07. Line Of Dissent
08. Cruel Blade Of The Guillotine
09. The Hordes
10. High Rate Extinction [bonus]

Hegemone - We Disappear
11 May 2018
8.1 | 18 votes |
01. Mara
02. Fracture
03. Raising Barrows
04. Π
05. Хан Тәңірі
06. Тәңірі

01. Intro
02. Where Escapism Ends
03. Incompatible Molokh
04. Cloud Of Unknowing
05. E Va Um Da
06. Etia Si Omnes, Ego Non
07. Skin Without Skin
08. (Natten Inuti) En Tagg Som Sticke
09. Outro

01. The Last Form Of Loving
02. Can Carry No Weight
03. Partly Alive
04. The West Has Failed
05. Nothing Stirs
06. Off Script
07. An Urn
08. Blessed, Alone
09. Sickly Heart Of Sand
10. Ten Times A Day, Every Day, A Stranger

Staff pick by Apothecary

5.8 | 6 votes |
01. The Rage
02. From Here To Hell
03. As The World Dies
04. Gun To Your Head
05. Last Rites
06. Run For Cover
07. Asylum
08. Entropy
09. Cool Aid
10. Savage

Praying Mantis - Gravity
11 May 2018
7.1 | 14 votes |
01. Keep It Alive
02. Mantis Anthem
03. Time Can Heal
04. 39 Years
05. Gravity
06. Ghosts Of The Past
07. Destiny In Motion
08. The Last Summer
09. Foreign Affair
10. Shadow Of Love
11. Final Destination

Drottnar - Monolith III [EP]
11 May 2018
7.4 | 5 votes |
01. Pestleid
02. Antivolition
03. Monolith

Engel - Abandon All Hope
11 May 2018
7.6 | 15 votes |
01. The Darkest Void
02. The Legacy Of Nothing
03. Book Of Lies
04. As I Fall
05. Buried
06. Untouchable
07. Death Reversed
08. Across The Abyss
09. Gallows Tree
10. Abandon All Hope
11. The Condemned
12. Bloody

6.8 | 13 votes |
01. Dirty
02. God Bites His Tongue
03. Medicated
04. Unforgiven
05. Sickness
06. Cheers
07. Risen
08. Moments
09. Not Original
10. Descend
11. Life Deceives You
12. The Truth

7 | 3 votes |
01. Intro / A Burning House
02. Haunted
03. Trauma Creature
04. Phantom Limb
05. Given

7.3 | 21 votes |
01. Obsidian Spires
02. War Be Upon Him
03. Opiate For The Masses
04. Bastard Sons Of Abraham
05. Martyrs
06. Godforsaken
07. Beyond Judgement
08. Bringer Of Light

Sequester - Hermit
8 May 2018
7.5 | 4 votes |
01. Safe In Obscurity
02. Bloodborne
03. The Boy Who Lived
04. The Black Company
05. Forgotten Ones
06. Magicant
07. Dead Man's Switch
08. Means Of Comfort
09. Augment

Status Abnormis - Huntress [EP]
8 May 2018
01. Witnesses To The Pale
02. Last Light
03. Chrysalis
04. Huntress

Leviathan - Unfailing Fall Into Naught [Compilation]
7 May 2018
9.5 | 2 votes |
01. Odious Convulsions (They Are Not Worthy Of His Name)
02. The Fourth Blind Wound
03. Another Sip Of Fear
04. Crushing The Prolapsed Oviducts Of Virtue
05. Mesmerism
06. Unfailing Fall Into Naught
07. The Remotest Cipher (Beside The Last Breath Vanished)

6.4 | 5 votes |
01. Home (Our Sunless Interior)
02. Awaiting The Stronger Spirits
03. Dead Horse Mountain
04. The Snow Image Of Seven Hollows
05. Clinging To The Last Spark

Iron Angel - Hellbound
4 May 2018
7.8 | 13 votes |
01. Writing's On The Wall
02. Judgement Day
03. Hell And Back
04. Carnivore Flashmob
05. Blood And Leather
06. Deliverance In Black
07. Waiting For A Miracle
08. Hellbound
09. Purist Of Sin
10. Ministry Of Metal

Ihsahn - Ámr
4 May 2018
8 | 149 votes |
01. Lend Me The Eyes Of Millenia
02. Arcana Imperii
03. Sámr
04. One Less Enemy
05. Where You Are Lost And I Belong
06. In Rites Of Passage
07. Marble Soul
08. Twin Black Angels
09. Wake
10. Alone [limited edition bonus]