New releases




May 2017
12.05   The Lurking Fear - Winged Death [EP]
11.05   End Of The Dream - Until You Break
10.05   Jupiter - Tears Of The Sun [EP]
10.05   Kamijo - World Tour 2015 - 20th Anniversary Best - Japan Final [Live]
10.05   Kamijo - Tour 2014 "The Death Parade Final" - The Empire Of Vampire [DVD]
10.05   Aldious - Unlimited Diffusion
08.05   Sithu Aye - Senpai EP II: The Noticing [EP]
07.05   Battle Hag - Tongue Of The Earth
06.05   Buckethead - Poseidon
05.05   Jesu - 30 Seconds To The Decline Of Planet Earth [Collaboration]
05.05   The Unity - The Unity
05.05   God Dethroned - The World Ablaze
05.05   Hate - Tremendum
05.05   Avulsed - Avulsed / Mercyless [Split] [EP]
05.05   Full Of Hell - Trumpeting Ecstasy
05.05   Drug Honkey - Cloak Of Skies
05.05   Motionless In White - Graveyard Shift
05.05   The Ruins Of Beverast - Exuvia
05.05   Oxbow - Thin Black Duke
05.05   Helker - Firesoul
05.05   The Voynich Code - Aqua Vitae
05.05   Dezperadoz - Call Of The Wild
05.05   Eisregen - Fleischfilm
05.05   Succumb - Succumb
04.05   Vhäldemar - Old King's Visions [EP]
02.05   Mudbath - Brine Pool
02.05   A Pregnant Light - Devotion Unlaced [EP]
01.05   Ego Depths - MØRKERÆD [EP]
01.05   Distillator - Summoning The Malicious
01.05   Svarti Loghin - Mörk Energi
01.05   Shepherd - Garden Of Hate: Live Riffalocalypse [Live]

April 2017
30.04   Redwood Hill - Fragments [EP]
30.04   Façade - Loathe
30.04   Tjolgtjar - Vruguun
28.04   Life Of Agony - A Place Where There's No More Pain
28.04   Liv Sin - Follow Me
28.04   Ayreon - The Source
28.04   Firespawn - The Reprobate
28.04   Skyclad - Forward Into The Past
28.04   Pyramaze - Contingent
28.04   Barathrum - Fanatiko
28.04   Hideous Divinity - Adveniens
28.04   Ides Of Gemini - Women
28.04   Corpus Christii - Delusion
28.04   Astral Doors - Black Eyed Children
28.04   Wolfbrigade - Run With The Hunted
28.04   Vandroya - Beyond The Human Mind
28.04   All That Remains - Madness
28.04   Between The Buried And Me - Coma Ecliptic: Live [Live]
28.04   Noumena - Myrrys




The Lurking Fear - Winged Death [EP]
12 May 2017
01. Winged Death
02. Tongued In Foul Flames
03. The Infernal Dread

7.8 | 13 votes |
01. Until You Break
02. Who Do You Think You Are
03. Erase Me
04. Wakeless
05. The Heart In Me
06. I Am Nothing
07. Defile
08. From Your Sky
09. In My Hands
10. Your Poison
11. The Light

Jupiter - Tears Of The Sun [EP]
10 May 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. Tears Of The Sun
02. We Against
03. The Crucifixion
04. Guilty As Sin
05. Topaz [Symphonic version]

Disc I
01. Symphony Of The Vampire 第一楽章 (Presto)
02. Symphony Of The Vampire 第二楽章 (Sacrifice Of Allegro)
03. Symphony Of The Vampire 第三楽章 (Royal Tercet)
04. Louis ~ 艶血のラヴィアンローズ~
05. Shout & Bites [Versailles cover]
06. Vampire [Versailles cover]
07. Symphony Of The Vampire 第四楽章 (Dying-Table)
08. 薄命~散り行く百合を見つめながら~ [Lareine cover]
09. Prince [Versailles cover]
10. Aristocrat's Symphony [Royal Blood version] [Versailles cover]
11. Masquerade [Versailles cover]

Disc II
01. 冬東京 [Lareine cover]
02. Heel
03. この世で一番美しい薔薇よ
04. Fiançailles [Lareine cover]
05. Ascendead Master [Versailles cover]
06. Royal Blood
07. Bastille
08. 薔薇は美しく散る [Hiroko Suzuki cover]
09. Aristocrat's Symphony [Versailles cover]
10. 片手に夢を持つ少女

01. Rose Croix
02. Symphony Of The Vampire 第一楽章 (Presto)
03. Symphony Of The Vampire 第二楽章 (Sacrifice Of Allegro)
04. Symphony Of The Vampire 第三楽章 (Royal Tercet)
05. Louis ~艶血のラヴィアンローズ~
06. Death Parade
07. 抱きしめられながら
08. Romantique
09. 運命
10. Bastille
11. 闇夜のライオン
12. Moulin Rouge
13. サンクチュアリ
14. 追憶のモナムール
15. Heart
16. 片手に夢を持つ少女
17. Symphony Of The Vampire 第四楽章 (Dying-Table)
18. Symphony Of The Vampire 第七楽章 (Throne)

7.5 | 2 votes |
01. Utopia
02. Lose Control
03. Without You
04. Dilemma
05. Baika
06. Alright
07. Marigold
08. Nostalgic (New Mix)
09. Reincarnation
10. Go Away
11. In This World
12. Fragile (Album Mix)

01. Summer Break! (夏休み!)
02. It's the Second Season, So We Need a New Character After All! (もう2クール目だし、新キャラ登場させなきゃね!)
03. A Rival Appears! (ライバル出現!)
04. The Noticing! (ザ・ノーティシング!)
05. Anime As Leaders (The Woven Weeab)

8.1 | 8 votes |
01. Necronomichron
02. The Book Of Thoth
03. Prophetic
04. Basilisk
05. The Tower Of Silence

Buckethead - Poseidon
6 May 2017
9.5 | 2 votes |
01. Poseidon Part 1
02. Poseidon Part 2
03. Poseidon Part 3
04. Poseidon Part 4
05. Poseidon Part 5
06. Poseidon Part 6

01. You Are Me And I Am You
02. Wheat Bread
03. Needles Disney
04. The Greatest Conversation Ever In The History Of The Universe
05. He's Bad
06. Bombs
07. Twenty Something
08. Hello Chicago

The Unity - The Unity
5 May 2017
7.5 | 14 votes |
01. Rise And Fall
02. No More Lies
03. God Of Temptation
04. Firesign
05. Always Just You
06. Close To Crazy
07. The Wishing Well
08. Edens Fall
09. Redeemer
10. Super Distortion
11. Killer Instinct
12. Never Forget

8 | 84 votes |
01. A Call To Arms
02. Annihilation Crusade
03. The World Ablaze
04. On The Wrong Side Of The Wire
05. Close To Victory
06. Königsberg
07. Escape Across The Ice (The White Army)
08. Breathing Through Blood
09. Messina Ridge
10. The 11th Hour

Hate - Tremendum
5 May 2017
7.7 | 35 votes |
01. Asuric Being
02. Indestructible Pillar
03. Svarog's Mountain
04. Numinosum
05. Fidelis Ad Mortem
06. Into Burning Gehenna
07. Sea Of Rubble
08. Ghostforce
09. Walk Through Fire
10. Hearts Of Steel [bonus]

7 | 1 vote |
Avulsed
01. Hidden Perversions

Mercyless
02. Without Christ

7.4 | 26 votes |
01. Deluminate
02. Branches Of Yew
03. Bound Sphinx
04. The Cosmic Vein
05. Digital Prison
06. Crawling Back To God
07. Fractured Quartz
08. Gnawed Flesh
09. Ashen Mesh
10. Trumpeting Ecstasy
11. At The Cauldron's Bottom

6.6 | 7 votes |
01. Pool Of Failure
02. Sickening Wasteoid
03. Outlet Of Hatred
04. (It's Not) The Way
05. The Oblivion Of An Opiate Nod
06. Cloak Of Skies [ft. Bruce Lamont]
07. Pool Of Failure [Justin K. Broadrick Remix]

6.2 | 23 votes |
01. Rats
02. Queen For Queen
03. Necessary Evil [feat. Jonathan Davis]
04. Soft
05. Untouchable
06. Not My Type: Dead As Fuck 2
07. The Ladder
08. Voices
09. LOUD (Fuck It)
10. 570
11. Hourglass
12. Eternally Yours

8.2 | 92 votes |
01. Exuvia
02. Surtur Barbaar Maritime
03. Maere (On A Stillbirth's Tomb)
04. The Pythia's Pale Wolves
05. Towards Malakia
06. Takitum Tootem! (Trance)

Top 20 albums of 2017: 13

Oxbow - Thin Black Duke
5 May 2017
7.7 | 7 votes |
01. Cold And Well-Lit Place
02. Ecce Homo
03. A Gentleman's Gentleman
04. Letter Of Note
05. Host
06. The Upper
07. Other People
08. The Finished Line

Helker - Firesoul
5 May 2017
6.7 | 3 votes |
01. Genesis (Intro)
02. Fight
03. For All The Eternity
04. Playing With Fire
05. The One
06. Where You Belong
07. You Are In My Heart
08. Empty Room
09. Leaving Out The Ashes
10. Stay Away
11. Break Your Chains
12. Firesoul
13. Rise Or Fall [bonus]
14. Neon Knights [Black Sabbath cover] [bonus]

7 | 8 votes |
01. Aqua Vitae
02. Aurum
03. I, The Weak
04. Flight 19
05. Delusion
06. Hope I
07. Born to Suffer
08. King For a Day
09. Behind The Mirror
10. Hope II
11. Immortalis
12. The Weight Of A Mortal's Soul

7 | 5 votes |
01. W.H. Bonney
02. Hell & Back
03. Call Of The Wild
04. Silver City Shuffle
05. 600 Miles (The Escape)
06. All The Long Way Home
07. Bullets n' Bones (The House)
08. Licoln County War (The Regulators)
09. Mexican Standoff (Interlude)
10. Thirty Silver Dollars
11. Back In The Saddle (Hello Bob)
12. Fandango
13. Smile As My last Day Ends

Eisregen - Fleischfilm
5 May 2017
8.2 | 5 votes |
01. Drei Mütter
02. Hauch Des Todes
03. Jenseits Der Dunkelheit
04. Die letzte Reise Des Alan Yates (Metamorphose 2)
05. Auf Den Spuren Der Säge
06. Tiefrot
07. Nahe Der Friedhofsmauer
08. Menschenfresser
09. Syndikat Des Schreckens
10. Im Blutrausch
11. Satan Der Rache
12. Nachts Kommt Das Delirium [Digipak bonus]

Succumb - Succumb
5 May 2017
5.6 | 14 votes |
01. The Initiate
02. Destroyer II
03. Bedchambers
04. Survival
05. Seedling
06. Coal Dark Earth
07. The Flood

Vhäldemar - Old King's Visions [EP]
4 May 2017
7.7 | 3 votes |
01. 1366 (Old King's Visions Part V)
02. I Will Stand Forever
03. Intro
04. Howling At The Moon
05. Gorgar [Helloween cover]

Mudbath - Brine Pool
2 May 2017
6.6 | 5 votes |
01. Burn Brighter
02. End Up Cold
03. Seventh Circle
04. Zone Theory
05. Rejuvenate
06. Fire

6 | 1 vote |
01. Defenseless Receiver
02. Begging To Be Adored
03. A World To Touch
04. My Violence

Ego Depths - MØRKERÆD [EP]
1 May 2017
01. Resignation Of The Sky-goers Within Obliteration Of The Sacred Temple Of Kailāsaḥ
02. Sempiternal Wrath Of Walse Ngampa, Tempering Through The Five Flames Of Sorrow
03. Nine Stages Of Corpses (Meditation At The Charnel Ground)

6.6 | 14 votes |
01. Blinded By Chauvinism
02. Mechanized Existence
03. Estates Of The Realm
04. Summoning The Malicious
05. Enter The Void
06. Algorithmic Citizenship
07. Stature Of Liberty
08. The King Of Kings
09. Megalomania

01. Stjärnätare Dväljs Under Torv Och Moss
02. This Craft Is Freezing Over
03. Katzengold
04. Skogen Väcks
05. Vakuum III
06. Mörk Energi

01. Crook
02. Turdspeak
03. Gardenia
04. Stereolithic Riffalocalypse
05. Wretch Salad
06. Rain When I Die

Redwood Hill - Fragments [EP]
30 April 2017
7 | 1 vote |
01. Nadir
02. Onkalo
03. Applewhite
04. Mensch

Façade - Loathe
30 April 2017
7.8 | 16 votes |
01. Apostate
02. Veil Of Deceit
03. Insanity Restored
04. Sleepless
05. Departure
06. Forlorn

Staff pick by Paz

Tjolgtjar - Vruguun
30 April 2017
01. A Great Escape
02. Call Of Holnijimnjok
03. The Dancing Satan
04. Then She Let Me See
05. Inside The Howling Moon Of Vruguun
06. A National Astronaut
07. Mars As A Fixture In Planetary Science
08. The Internal Arts Of Ballal
09. Hearing The Voice Of The Devil
10. Through The Pororium
11. Rjelmjinn Telminosz
12. Satan, Woman Of Desire
13. I Am The Black Ritual
14. Lair Of Skuul
15. I'm Your Daughter
16. Until The Monsters Take You
17. Lustful Spirit
18. Oh Jupiter
19. Our Father
20. The Earth Immortal
21. 7 Lonely Demons
22. Flight Of Ikarik
23. She's A Cannon
24. A Forgotten Oath
25. Party Moon

01. Meet My Maker
02. Right This Wrong
03. A Place Where There's No More Pain
04. Dead Speak Kindly
05. A New Low
06. World Gone Mad
07. Bag Of Bones
08. Walking Catastrophe
09. Song For The Abused
10. Little Spots Of You

Liv Sin - Follow Me
28 April 2017
7.6 | 10 votes |
01. The Fall
02. Hypocrite
03. Let Me Out
04. Black Souls
05. Godless Utopia
06. Endless Roads
07. Killing Ourself To Live
08. I'm Your Sin
09. Emperor Of Chaos
10. Immortal Sin
11. The Beast Inside

Ayreon - The Source
28 April 2017
8.3 | 224 votes |
Disc I
[Chronicle 1: The 'Frame]
01. The Day That The World Breaks Down
02. Sea Of Machines
03. Everybody Dies

[Chronicle 2: The Aligning Of The Ten]
04. Star Of Sirrah
05. All That Was
06. Run! Apocalypse! Run!
07. Condemned To Live

Disc II
[Chronicle 3: The Transmigration]
01. Aquatic Race
02. The Dream Dissolves
03. Deathcry Of A Race
04. Into The Ocean

[Chronicle 4: The Rebirth]
05. Bay Of Dreams
06. Planet Y Is Alive!
07. The Source Will Flow
08. Journey To Forever
09. The Human Compulsion
10. March Of The Machines

Top 20 albums of 2017: 7

Firespawn - The Reprobate
28 April 2017
8.1 | 50 votes |
01. Serpent Of The Ocean
02. Blood Eagle
03. Full Of Hate
04. Damnatio Ad Bestias
05. Death By Impalement
06. Generals Creed
07. The Whitechapel Murderer
08. A Patient Wolf
09. The Reprobate
10. Nightwalkers

7 | 35 votes |
01. A Storytellers' Moon (intro)
02. State Of The Union Now
03. Change Is Coming
04. Starstruck ?
05. A Heavy Price To Pay
06. Words Fail Me
07. Forward Into The Past
08. Unresolved
09. The Queen Of the Moors
10. Last Summer's Rain
11. The Measure
12. Borderline
13. A Storytellers' Moon (outro)

Pyramaze - Contingent
28 April 2017
7.8 | 54 votes |
01. Land Of Information
02. Kingdom Of Solace
03. Star Men
04. A World Divided
05. Nemesis
06. Contingent - Part I: The Campaign
07. 20 Second Century
08. Obsession
09. Heir Apparent
10. Contingent - Part II: The Hammer Of Remnant
11. Under Restraint
12. The Tides That Won't Change
13. Symphony Of Tears

Barathrum - Fanatiko
28 April 2017
7.4 | 7 votes |
01. Hellspawn
02. Pope Corpse Tattoo
03. On The Dark River Bank
04. Sadistic Pleasure
05. Arx Satanas
06. Church Amok
07. Spirit Of The Damned
08. Fanatiko

Hideous Divinity - Adveniens
28 April 2017
7.8 | 32 votes |
01. Ages Die
02. Sub Specie Aeternitatis
03. Passages
04. Angel Of Revolution
05. Feeding Off The Blind
06. When Flesh Unfolds
07. Messianica
08. Future In Red
09. Embodiment Of Chaos [Sinister cover]

Ides Of Gemini - Women
28 April 2017
6.1 | 10 votes |
01. Mother Kiev
02. The Rose
03. The Dancer
04. Raft Of Medusa
05. Heroine's Descent
06. Swan Diver
07. The Last Siren
08. Zohra
09. She Has A Secret
10. Queen Of New Orleans

Corpus Christii - Delusion
28 April 2017
8.1 | 15 votes |
01. The Curse Within Time
02. Chamber Soul
03. Become The Wolf
04. I See, I Become
05. Facing Concrete Mountains
06. Seeker Of All
07. I Am The Night
08. Near The End
09. Carrier Of Black Holes

6.9 | 25 votes |
01. We Cry Out
02. Walls
03. God Is the Devil
04. Die on Stage
05. Tomorrow's Dead
06. Good vs Bad
07. Suburban Song
08. Lost Boy
09. Slaves to Ourselves
10. Black Eyed Children
11. Jesus Christ Moviestar

6.8 | 12 votes |
01. Nomad Pack
02. Warsaw Speedwolf
03. Lucid Monomania
04. No Reward
05. Kallocain
06. Return To None
07. War On Rules
08. Feral Blood
09. Under The Bell
10. Dead Cold

6.1 | 9 votes |
01. Columns Of Illusion
02. The Path To The Endless Fall
03. Maya
04. Time After Time
05. Last Breath
06. I'm Alive
07. You'll Know My Name
08. If I Forgive Myself
09. Beyond The Human Mind

All That Remains - Madness
28 April 2017
4.6 | 32 votes |
01. Safe House
02. Madness
03. Nothing I Can Do
04. If I'm Honest
05. Halo
06. Louder
07. River City
08. Open Grave
09. Far From Home
10. Trust And Believe
11. Back To You
12. Never Sorry
13. The Thunder Rolls [Garth Brooks cover]

Bottom 20 albums of all time: 17

8.3 | 6 votes |
[CD]
01. Node
02. The Coma Machine
03. Dim Ignition
04. Famine Wolf
05. King Redeem / Queen Serene
06. Turn On The Darkness
07. The Ectopic Stroll
08. Rapid Calm
09. Memory Palace
10. Option Oblivion
11. Life In Velvet

[DVD]
01. Node
02. The Coma Machine
03. Dim Ignition
04. Famine Wolf
05. King Redeem / Queen Serene
06. Turn On The Darkness
07. The Ectopic Stroll
08. Rapid Calm
09. Memory Palace
10. Option Oblivion
11. Life In Velvet

[Blu-Ray]
01. Node
02. The Coma Machine
03. Dim Ignition
04. Famine Wolf
05. King Redeem / Queen Serene
06. Turn On The Darkness
07. The Ectopic Stroll
08. Rapid Calm
09. Memory Palace
10. Option Oblivion
11. Life In Velvet

Noumena - Myrrys
28 April 2017
7.6 | 47 votes |
01. Kohtu
02. Metsän Viha
03. Kirouksen Kantaja
04. Sanat Pimeydestä
05. Sanansaattaja
06. Roihu
07. Murhehuone
08. Pedon Veri
09. Syvällä Vedessä