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March 2017
24.03   Hypnos - The Whitecrow
24.03   Steel Panther - Lower The Bar
24.03   Pallbearer - Heartless
24.03   House Of Lords - Saint Of The Lost Souls
24.03   Memoriam - For The Fallen
24.03   Heart Attack - The Resilience
24.03   Cut Up - Wherever They May Rot
24.03   Devouring Star - Antihedron [EP]
24.03   Disma - The Graveless Remains [EP]
24.03   Sea Witch - Black Tremor / Sea Witch [Split] [EP]
24.03   Brother Firetribe - Sunbound
24.03   Heretoir - The Circle
24.03   Sleepmakeswaves - Made Of Breath Only
24.03   Moonloop - Devocean
24.03   Northlane - Mesmer
24.03   Dark Tranquillity - The Absolute [EP]
24.03   Bonfire - Byte The Bullet
22.03   Frailty - Ways Of The Dead
20.03   Acrimonious - Eleven Dragons
20.03   Aluk Todolo - Archives Vol​.​1 [Compilation]
17.03   Buckethead - Meteor Firefly Net
17.03   Arch Enemy - As The Stages Burn! [DVD]
17.03   Dodecahedron - Kwintessens
17.03   Allochiria - Throes
17.03   Anomalie - Visions
17.03   Obituary - Obituary
17.03   Fen - Winter
17.03   Woe - Hope Attrition
17.03   Vangough - Warpaint
17.03   Fit For An Autopsy - The Great Collapse
17.03   Turmion Kätilöt - Dance Panique
17.03   Venenum - Trance Of Death
17.03   The Moon And The Nightspirit - Metanoia
17.03   Lantern - II : Morphosis
17.03   Fange - Pourrissoir
17.03   Signum Regis - Decennium Primum
17.03   King Of Asgard - :taudr:
17.03   Saille - Gnosis
17.03   Alunah - Solennial
17.03   Onirik - MMXIV-MMXVI [Split] [EP]
15.03   Demonic Resurrection - Dashavatar
14.03   Cult Of Fire - Untitled [EP]
14.03   Author & Punisher - Pressure Mine
14.03   Ashen Horde - The Alchemist [EP]
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




Hypnos - The Whitecrow
24 March 2017
8.8 | 5 votes |
01. Prologue
02. Towards Humanity
03. The Whitecrow
04. One Flesh, One Blood
05. Get Inspired With The Light / Discipline Of Self-Treatment
06. Sin Collectors
07. Haereticum Minuet / Rebels Dancing
08. The Gift Of Hope
09. About Trust / The Anatomy Of Empathy
10. Der Mordschlag / Germanophobe II
11. Epilogue
12. Too Dark To Shine / Too Young To Die
13. Humanized

5.3 | 9 votes |
01. Goin' In The Backdoor
02. Anything Goes
03. Poontang Boomerang
04. That's When You Came In
05. Wrong Side Of The Tracks (Out In Beverly Hills)
06. Now The Fun Starts
07. Pussy Ain't Free
08. Wasted Too Much Time
09. I Got What You Want
10. Walk Of Shame
11. She's Tight
12. Red Headed Step Child [bonus]
13. Momentary Epiphany [bonus]

Pallbearer - Heartless
24 March 2017
8.6 | 14 votes |
01. I Saw The End
02. Thorns
03. Lie Of Survival
04. Dancing In Madness
05. Cruel Road
06. Heartless
07. A Plea For Understanding

01. Harlequin
02. Oceans Divide
03. Hit The Wall
04. Saint Of The Lost Souls
05. The Sun Will Never Set Again
06. New Day Breakin'
07. Reign Of Fire
08. Concussion
09. Art Of Letting Go
10. Grains Of Sand
11. The Other Option

Memoriam - For The Fallen
24 March 2017
8.5 | 18 votes |
01. Memoriam
02. War Rages On
03. Reduced To Zero
04. Corrupted System
05. Flatline
06. Surrounded (By Death)
07. Resistance
08. Last Words

6.5 | 2 votes |
01. Nocturnal Sight
02. Burn My Flesh
03. Congrats To People
04. Fight To Overcome
05. Sound And Light
06. When The Light Dies Down
07. Dead And Gone
08. Feed The Fire
09. Disorder
10. The Resilience

9 | 5 votes |
01. From Ear To Ear
02. Necrophagic Madness
03. Behead The Dead
04. Wherever They May Rot
05. Vermin Funeral
06. By Hatred Bound
07. Psychosurgery
08. In the Aftermath
09. Master Dissector
10. Cranium Crusher
11. Raped By The Blade

Devouring Star - Antihedron [EP]
24 March 2017
01. Breath Of The Void
02. Star Below
03. Angel Of Null

Disma - The Graveless Remains [EP]
24 March 2017
01. The Graveless Remains
02. Sempiternal Deformity

01. Black Tremor - Hexus Part One
02. Black Tremor - Hexus Part Two
03. Sea Witch - Green Tide
04. Sea Witch - As the Crow Flies Part One
05. Sea Witch - As the Crow Flies Part Two

Brother Firetribe - Sunbound
24 March 2017
7.5 | 2 votes |
01. Sunbound
02. Help Is On The Way
03. Indelible Heroes
04. Taste Of A Champion
05. Last Forever
06. Give Me Tonight
07. Shock
08. Strangled
09. Heart Of The Matter
10. Restless Heart
11. Big City Dream
12. Phantasmagoria

Heretoir - The Circle
24 March 2017
8 | 3 votes |
01. Alpha
02. The White
03. Inhale
04. Golden Dust
05. My Dreams Are Lights In The Sky
06. XIX XXI XIV
07. Exhale
08. Eclipse
09. Laniakea Dances (Soleils Couchants)
10. Fading With The Grey
11. The Circle (Omega)

7.5 | 2 votes |
01. Our Days Were Polar
02. Worlds Away
03. To Light And / Then Return
04. Tundra
05. The Edge Of Everything
06. Made Of Breath Only
07. Into The Arms Of Ghosts
08. Midnight Sun
09. Glacial
10. Hailstones

Moonloop - Devocean
24 March 2017
7 | 2 votes |
01. Megalodon
02. Nightmare Gallery
03. Zeal
04. Expired Kings
05. Medusa
06. Oceans
07. Interglacial
08. Origin

Northlane - Mesmer
24 March 2017
8 | 1 vote |
01. Citizen
02. Colourwave
03. Savage
04. Solar
05. Heartmachine
06. Intuition
07. Zero-One
08. Fade
09. Render
10. Veridian
11. Paragon

Dark Tranquillity - The Absolute [EP]
24 March 2017
7.5 | 4 votes |
01. The Absolute
02. Time Out Of Place

Bonfire - Byte The Bullet
24 March 2017
10 | 1 vote |
01. Power Train
02. Stand Up 4 Rock
03. Praying 4 A Miracle
04. Some Kinda Evil
05. Lonely Nights
06. Byte The Bullet
07. Locomotive Breath
08. Reach For The Sky
09. Sweet Surrender
10. Friedensreich
11. InstruMetal
12. Too Far from Heaven
13. Without You
14. Sweet Obsession

Frailty - Ways Of The Dead
22 March 2017
8.1 | 9 votes |
01. And The Desert Calls My Name
02. Sultan
03. Cthulhu
04. Tombs Of Wizards
05. Ia, Shub-Niggurrath!
06. The Beast Of Babylon
07. Scorpion's Gift
08. The House In The Lane Of Scholars
09. Alhazred

Acrimonious - Eleven Dragons
20 March 2017
7.2 | 5 votes |
01. Incineration Initiator
02. The Northern Portal
03. Damnation's Bells
04. Satariel's Grail
05. Elder Of The Nashiym
06. Kaivalya
07. Qayin Rex Mortis
08. Ominous Visions Of Nod
09. Stirring The Ancient Waters
10. Litany Of Moloch's Feast
11. Thaumitan Crown

Aluk Todolo - Archives Vol​.​1 [Compilation]
20 March 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. IV XII MMX
02. XXVI IX MMX
03. XVIII I MMVI
04. XV V MMVIII
05. XXVII XI MMIV
06. XVII I MMVI
07. VII II MMVIII
08. X IX MMVIII

8 | 2 votes |
01. Image From The Void
02. Mountainous Mine
03. Meteor Firefly Net
04. Nail Bridge

Arch Enemy - As The Stages Burn! [DVD]
17 March 2017

Dodecahedron - Kwintessens
17 March 2017
8.5 | 20 votes |
01. Prelude
02. Tetrahedron - The Culling Of The Unwanted From The Earth
03. Hexahedron - Tilling The Human Soil
04. Interlude
05. Octahedron - Harbinger
06. Dodecahedron - An Ill-Defined Air Of Otherness
07. Finale
08. Icosahedron - The Death Of Your Body

Top 20 albums of 2017: 4

Allochiria - Throes
17 March 2017
8 | 6 votes |
01. Thrust
02. Little Defeats Tiny Victories
03. Cracking Fractals
04. Lifespotting
05. Counting Fives
06. Denouement

Anomalie - Visions
17 March 2017
7.9 | 9 votes |
01. Vision I: Towards The Sun
02. Vision II: The Wanderer
03. Vision III: A Monument
04. Vision IV: Illumination
05. Vision V: Starless Nights
06. Vision VI: White Forest
07. Vision VII: One With The Soil

Obituary - Obituary
17 March 2017
7.7 | 56 votes |
01. Brave
02. Sentence Day
03. Lesson In Vengeance
04. End It Now
05. Kneel Before Me
06. It Lives
07. Betrayed
08. Turned To Stone
09. Straight To Hell
10. Ten Thousand Ways To Die

Fen - Winter
17 March 2017
8.3 | 39 votes |
Disc I
01. I (Pathway)
02. II (Penance)
03. III (Fear)
04. IV (Interment)
05. V (Death)
06. VI (Sight)

Disc II [bonus]
01. The Keening Soils
02. Sight (Reprise)
03. Penumbral Whispers
04. Temples Beyond The Shoreline

Top 20 albums of 2017: 11

Woe - Hope Attrition
17 March 2017
7.2 | 6 votes |
01. Unending Call Of Woe
02. No Blood Has Honor
03. A Distant Epitaph
04. The Din Of The Mourning
05. The Ones We Lost
06. Drown Us With Greatness
07. Abject In Defeat

Vangough - Warpaint
17 March 2017
8.2 | 6 votes |
01. Morphine
02. Dust
03. The Suffering
04. Gravity
05. Till Nothing's Left
06. Knell
07. Black Rabbit

7.5 | 11 votes |
01. Hydra
02. Heads Will Hang
03. Black Mammoth
04. Terraform
05. Iron Moon
06. When The Bulbs Burn Out
07. Too Late
08. Empty Still
09. Spiral

7.2 | 6 votes |
01. Dance Panique
02. Veren Maku
03. Surutulitus
04. Kyynelten Tanssi
05. Uhriveri
06. Vihko
07. Pienet Pirut
08. Viha
09. Kuoleman Marssi [feat. Mikko Herranen]
10. To Be Contiuned, Kohtaus 3

Venenum - Trance Of Death
17 March 2017
7.9 | 17 votes |
01. Entrance
02. Merging Nebular Drapes
03. The Nature Of The Ground
04. Cold Threat
05. Trance Of Death Part I - Reflections
06. Trance Of Death Part II - Metanola Journey
07. Trance Of Death Part III - There Are Other Worlds...

7.4 | 7 votes |
01. A Hajnal Köszöntése
02. Az Első Tündér Megidézése
03. Mystérion Mega
04. Kilenc Híd
05. A Fény Diadala
06. Metanoia
07. Kristálymezők
08. Hen Panta Einai (Minden Egy)

Lantern - II : Morphosis
17 March 2017
7.3 | 12 votes |
01. Black Miasma
02. Sleeper Of Hypnagog
03. Hosting Yellow Fungi
04. Cleansing Of The Air
05. Necrotic Epiphanies
06. Transmigration
07. Virgin Damnation
08. Morphosis
09. Lucid Endlessness

Fange - Pourrissoir
17 March 2017
6.3 | 3 votes |
01. Parmi Les Ruines
02. Agapes
03. Ultrafrance
04. Les Gémonies
05. Vore
06. Ressac

7.8 | 4 votes |
01. Decennium Primum
02. Unfold The Mystery
03. Damnatio Ad Bestias
04. Screaming For Justice
05. Kingdom Of Light
06. The Future King
07. Well Deserved
08. Thunder And Rain
09. Train To Neverland
10. A Psalm Of Life

King Of Asgard - :taudr:
17 March 2017
8.3 | 9 votes |
01. The Curse And The Wanderer
02. Death And A New Sun
03. :taudr:
04. ...For The Fury Of The Norse
05. Upon Raging Waves [Mithotyn cover]

Saille - Gnosis
17 March 2017
7.4 | 8 votes |
01. Benei Ha'Elohim
02. Pandaemonium Gathers
03. Blôt
04. Genesis 11; 1-9
05. Before The Crawling Chaos
06. Prometheus
07. Thou, My Maker
08. Magnum Opus
09. 1904 Era Vulgaris

Alunah - Solennial
17 March 2017
8 | 1 vote |
01. The Dying Soil
02. Light Of Winter
03. Feast Of Torches
04. The Reckoning Of Time
05. Fire Of Thornborough Henge
06. Petrichor
07. Lugh's Assembly
08. A Forest [The Cure cover]

Onirik - MMXIV-MMXVI [Split] [EP]
17 March 2017
8 | 1 vote |
Onirik
01. Scrolls Of The Recondite
02. Ritual For A Higher Vision
03. The Pantheon Of The Tempter
04. Pest & Plague [Grimfaug cover]

Grimfaug
05. P.O.I.S.O.N.
06. Corvi Cantus
07. Hour Of Sacrifice
08. The Hideous Realm [Onirik cover]

8.1 | 12 votes |
01. Matsya - The Fish
02. Kurma - The Tortoise
03. Varaha - The Boar
04. Vamana - The Dwarf
05. Narasimha - The Man-Lion
06. Parashurama - The Axe Wielder
07. Rama - The Prince
08. Krishna - The Cowherd
09. Buddha - The Teacher
10. Kalki - The Destroyer Of Filth

Cult Of Fire - Untitled [EP]
14 March 2017
8 | 5 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
01. Arisen
02. Fallen

Havok - Conformicide
10 March 2017
8 | 71 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
8 | 53 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: 1

6 | 8 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

8.2 | 36 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

Top 20 albums of 2017: 12