Best Of 2018 Death Metal


In alphabetical order, by band name with subgenres for easier browsing
Updated when I hear new good shit
Enjoy

Created by: J the Metallizer | 04.07.2018



1. 1914 - The Blind Leading The Blind
Blackened Death Metal
2. Abhorrence - Megalohydrothalassophobic
OSDM
3. Aborted - TerrorVision
Brutal Death Metal
4. Abysmal Torment - The Misanthrope
Brutal Death Metal
5. Æpoch - Awakening Inception
Progressive Death Metal
6. Alkaloid - Liquid Anatomy
Progressive Death Metal
7. Anachronism - Orogeny
Dissonant Technical Death Metal
8. Antiverse - Under the Regolith
Death/Thrash Metal
9. Apocrophex - Aeternalis
Technical Death Metal; also one of the best opening tracks in metal this year
10. Apophys - Devoratis
Technical Death Metal
11. Arsis - Visitant
Technical/Melodic Death Metal
12. Augury - Illusive Golden Age
Progressive Death Metal
13. Baring Teeth - Transitive Savagery
Technical/Progressive Death Metal
14. Benighted - Dogs Always Bite Harder Than Their Master
Brutal Death Metal/Grindcore
15. Beyond Creation - Algorythm
Technical/Progressive Death Metal
16. Burial Invocation - Abiogenesis
OSDM
17. Chapel Of Disease - ...And As We Have Seen The Storm, We Have Embraced The Eye
Progressive Death Metal/OSDM + 70's Rock
18. Chthe'ilist - Passage Into The Xexanotth
OSDM
19. Construct Of Lethe - Exiler
Technical/Progressive Death Metal
20. Corpsessed - Impetus Of Death
OSDM
21. Cosmic Atrophy - The Void Engineers
Technical/Progressive Death Metal
22. Cryptopsy - The Book Of Suffering - Tome 2
Technical/Brutal Death Metal
23. De Profundis - The Blinding Light of Faith
Progressive Death/Black Metal
24. Deceased - Ghostly White
Death/Thrash/Heavy Metal
25. Deicide - Overtures Of Blasphemy
OSDM
26. Depravity - Evil Upheaval
OSDM
27. Extremity - Coffin Birth
OSDM
28. Genocide Pact - Order of Torment
Garden Variety Death Metal?
29. Gorod - Æthra
Technical Death Metal
30. Hate Eternal - Upon Desolate Sands
Brutal Death Metal
31. Heads For The Dead - Serpent's Curse
OSDM
32. Hooded Menace - Ossuarium Silhouettes Unhallowed
Death/Doom Metal
33. Horrendous - Idol
Progressive Death Metal/OSDM
34. Hyperdontia - Nexus Of Teeth
OSDM
35. Imperial Triumphant - Vile Luxury
A(bsolutely fucking insane and amazing)vantgarde Death Metal
36. Inferi - Revenant
Technical/Melodic Death Metal
37. Infernal Coil - Within A World Forgotten
Black/Death Metal/Grindcore
38. Ingested - The Level Above Human
Slamming Brutal Death Metal
39. LIK (SWE) - Carnage
OSDM
40. Mire - Shed
Progressive/Groove/Death Metal
41. Monstrosity - The Passage Of Existence
OSDM
42. Obscura - Diluvium
Technical/Progressive Death Metal
43. Our Place Of Worship Is Silence - With Inexorable Suffering
Black/Death Metal/Grindcore
44. Outer Heaven - Realms Of Eternal Decay
OSDM
45. Parius - The Eldritch Realm
Progressive/Technical Death Metal
46. Pestilence - Hadeon
Not-Really-Progressive Death Metal
47. Pestilent Reign - Pyres
Brutal Death Metal with some Pantera riffs out of fucking nowhere
48. Psycroptic - As The Kingdom Drowns
Technical Death Metal
49. Revocation - The Outer Ones
Technical Death/Thrash Metal [won me over eventually]
50. Ripped To Shreds - Mai-Zang
OSDM
51. Sadist - Spellbound
Hitchcock-themed Progressive Death Metal
52. Serocs - The Phobos/Deimos Suite
Technical Death Metal
53. Scorched - Ecliptic Butchery
OSDM
54. Skeletal Remains - Devouring Mortality
OSDM
55. Slugdge - Esoteric Malacology
Progressive Death Metal
56. Soreption - Monument Of The End
Technical Death Metal
57. Stortregn - Emptiness Fills the Void
Technical Death Metal
58. Sulphur Aeon - The Scythe Of Cosmic Chaos
Blackened/Melodic Death Metal
59. The Beast Of Nod - Vampira: Disciple Of Chaos
Technical/Progressive Death Metal
60. The Crawling - Wolves And The Hideous White
Death/Doom Metal
61. The Monolith Deathcult - V2 - Vergelding
Brutal Death Metal?
62. Tomb Mold - Manor Of Infinite Forms
OSDM
63. Unbirth - Fleshforged Columns Of Deceit
Brutal Death Metal
64. Unleashed - The Hunt For White Christ
OSDM
65. Vanhelgd - Deimos Sanktuarium
OSDM
66. Wombbath - The Great Desolation
OSDM
67. Zealotry - At The Nexus Of All Stillborn Worlds
Somewhat Proggy OSDM
68. Zombiefication - Below The Grief
OSDM
69. Zombies Ate My Girlfriend - Shun The Reptile
Melodic Death Metal



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