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March 2017
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]
13.03   Necroblood - Collapse Of The Human Race
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
10.03   Condemned - His Divine Shadow
10.03   Deep Purple - All I Got Is You [EP]
10.03   In The Company Of Serpents - Ain​-​Soph Aur
10.03   Lock Up - Demonization
10.03   Black Cilice - Banished From Time
10.03   The Silent Wedding - Enigma Eternal
10.03   Hydrogyn - Redemption
10.03   Subway To Sally - Neon [Live]
09.03   Netra - Ingrats
09.03   Skáphe - Untitled [EP]
09.03   Buckethead - Abominable Snow Scalp
04.03   Zaraza - Spasms Of Rebirth
03.03   Primal Age - A Silent Wound [EP]
03.03   Within The Ruins - Halfway Human
03.03   Majesty - Rebels
03.03   Wolfheart - Tyhjyys
03.03   Dread Sovereign - For Doom The Bell Tolls
03.03   Svart Crown - Abreaction
03.03   Blaze Bayley - Endure And Survive
03.03   Cirith Gorgor - Bi Den Dode Hant [EP]
03.03   Cloak Of Altering - I Reached For The Light That Drowned In Your Mouth
03.03   Junius - Eternal Rituals For The Accretion Of Light




Allochiria - Throes
17 March 2017
7.4 | 13 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 | 23 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
7.6 | 90 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
7.9 | 65 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

Woe - Hope Attrition
17 March 2017
7.2 | 13 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
7.6 | 13 votes |
01. Morphine
02. Dust
03. The Suffering
04. Gravity
05. Till Nothing's Left
06. Knell
07. Black Rabbit

7.6 | 23 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

7.3 | 7 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
8.1 | 28 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...

7.1 | 11 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
7.4 | 16 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

8.1 | 8 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 | 24 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 | 15 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 | 11 votes |
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]

7.2 | 19 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
8.3 | 6 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
9 | 1 vote |
01. Arisen
02. Fallen

6.7 | 6 votes |
01. Intro
02. Through Limitless Abysses
03. Evil Against Evil
04. Sons Of Genocide
05. Glorification Through Destruction
06. Essential Collaspe
07. Baptised By Devil's Cum
08. Sadistik Hunt
09. Operation Gomorrah
10. The Omen

Staff pick by Paz

Havok - Conformicide
10 March 2017
7.9 | 98 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
7.9 | 66 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: 3

6 | 9 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

7.9 | 52 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

7.4 | 11 votes |
01. Penumbræ
02. Dawn
03. Omniscient Perturbations
04. Legion
05. Ascending The Spectral Throne
06. Nefarious Sanguine Decree
07. His Divine Shadow
08. Pestilential Reign
09. The Hive Ablaze
10. World-Reaving Terror

Deep Purple - All I Got Is You [EP]
10 March 2017
9.5 | 2 votes |
01. All I Got Is You
02. Simple Folk [a solo guitar improvisation by Steve Morse]
03. Above And Beyond [previously unreleased instrumental version]
04. Time For Bedlam [first take from the album recordings]
05. Highway Star [previously unreleased version] [live]

7.9 | 10 votes |
01. Middle Pillar
02. Nothingness
03. Crucible
04. Merkabah
05. Limitless Nothingness
06. Limitless Light

Lock Up - Demonization
10 March 2017
8 | 22 votes |
01. Blood and Emptiness
02. The Decay Within The Abyss
03. Locust
04. Demonization
05. Demons Raging
06. Desolation Architect
07. nstruments Of Armageddon
08. Sunk
09. The Plague That Stalks The Darkness
10. Foul From The Pure
11. Mind Fight
12. Void
13. Secret Parallel World
14. We Challenge Death

7.5 | 8 votes |
01. Timeless Spectre
02. On the Verge Of Madness
03. Possessed By Night Spirits
04. Channeling Forgotten Energies
05. Boiling Corpses

8 | 4 votes |
01. A Living Experiment
02. Shadows And Dust
03. What Lies Beyond
04. Insanity
05. The Endless Journey
06. A Dream Of Choices
07. Loneliness
08. Under The Veil Of Grey
09. Catharsis
10. Closer To The End
11. Silence
12. Hands Of Fate

Hydrogyn - Redemption
10 March 2017
5 | 3 votes |
01. Fixir
02. My Redemption
03. Tail Spin
04. Devil God Devil
05. Suffering
06. Break In Two
07. Down In Flames
08. Hey Ho
09. In The End
10. Jenny

Subway To Sally - Neon [Live]
10 March 2017
6.5 | 2 votes |
Disc I
01. Wenn Engel Hassen
02. Die Rose Im Wasser
03. Verloren
04. Böses Erwachen
05. Mitgift
06. Schwarze Seide
07. Ins Dunkel
08. Eisblumen
09. Henkersbraut
10. Traum Vom Tod II
11. Krähenfrass
12. Maria

Disc II
01. Kleid Aus Rosen
02. Unsterblich
03. Falscher Heiland
04. Das Rätsel II
05. Tanz Auf Dem Vulkan
06. Veitstanz
07. Sieben
08. Grausame Schwester
09. Sag Dem Teufel
10. Ohne Liebe
11. Minne

Netra - Ingrats
9 March 2017
7.7 | 14 votes |
01. Gimme A Break
02. Everything's Fine
03. Underneath My Words The Ruins Of Yours
04. Live With It
05. Infinite Boredom
06. Don't Keep Me Waiting
07. A Genuinely Benevolent Man
08. Paris Or Me
09. Could've, Should've, Would've
10. Jusqu'au-boutiste

Skáphe - Untitled [EP]
9 March 2017
7.4 | 13 votes |
01. VII

7 | 1 vote |
01. Abominable Snow Scalp
02. Floorascents
03. Headless Reflection
04. Pluriverse
05. Crator Ridge
06. Door Along The Wall
07. Pincushion

Zaraza - Spasms Of Rebirth
4 March 2017
6 | 4 votes |
01. Church Of Gravity
02. Maskwearer
03. Imti Raymi
04. Blood.ov.Psychiatrists
05. Roadkill To You
06. Wulkan

Primal Age - A Silent Wound [EP]
3 March 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. The Whistleblowers VS World Health Organization
02. A Silent Wound
03. Counterfeiters Of The Science
04. To Jeff [Slayer medley]

7.5 | 32 votes |
01. Shape-Shifter
02. Death Of The Rockstar
03. Beautiful Agony
04. Incomplete Harmony
05. Bittersweet
06. Objective Reality
07. Absolution
08. Ivory Tower
09. Sky Splitter
10. Ataxia IV
11. Treadstone

Majesty - Rebels
3 March 2017
7.6 | 19 votes |
01. Path To Freedom
02. Die Like Kings
03. Rebels Of Our Time
04. YOLO HM
05. The Final War
06. Across The Lightning
07. Fireheart
08. Iron Hill
09. Heroes In The Night
10. Running For Salvation
11. Fighting Till The End

Wolfheart - Tyhjyys
3 March 2017
8.3 | 130 votes |
01. Shores Of The Lake Simpele
02. Boneyard
03. World On Fire
04. The Flood
05. The Rift
06. Call Of The Winter
07. Dead White
08. Tyhjyys

Top 20 albums of 2017: 8

6.9 | 10 votes |
01. For Doom The Bell Tolls
02. Twelve Bells Toll In Salem
03. This World Is Doomed
04. Draped In Sepulchral Fog
05. The Spines Of Saturn
06. Live Like An Angel, Die Like A Devil [Venom cover]

Svart Crown - Abreaction
3 March 2017
7.8 | 24 votes |
01. Golden Sacrament
02. Carcosa
03. The Pact: To The Devil His Due
04. Upon This Intimate Madness
05. Khimba Rites
06. Tentacion
07. Orgasmic Spiritual Ecstasy
08. Transsubstantiation
09. Emphatic Illusion
10. Lwas
11. Nganda

7.3 | 29 votes |
01. Endure And Survive
02. Escape Velocity
03. Blood
04. Eating Lies
05. Destroyer
06. Dawn Of The Dead Son
07. Remember
08. Fight Back
09. The World Is Turning The Wrong Way
10. Together We Can Move The Sun

Cirith Gorgor - Bi Den Dode Hant [EP]
3 March 2017
6.5 | 4 votes |
01. Proclamation Of Destruction
02. The Luciferian Principle
03. Bi Den Dode Hant
04. A Vision Of Exalted Lucifer

01. Cha Ortni Iunus
02. Stitches In Reality
03. Our Children Are In Sync With The New Gods
04. The Illusion Of Gravity
05. Adding Dimensions For Osmosis
06. I Reached For The Light That Drowned In Your Mouth
07. Three Suicides In Paradise
08. Fungal Stains Across The Sky

01. March Of The Samsara
02. Beyond The Pale Society
03. A Mass For Metaphysicians
04. Clean The Beast
05. All That Is, Is Of The One
06. The Queen's Constellation
07. Telepaths & Pyramids
08. Masquerade In Veils
09. Heresy Of The Free Spirit
10. Black Sarcophagus