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April 2017
07.04   Deep Purple - Infinite
07.04   Royal Thunder - WICK
07.04   The Obsessed - Sacred
07.04   Azarath - In Extremis
07.04   Ulver - The Assassination Of Julius Caesar
07.04   Trial - Motherless
07.04   SinHeresY - Domino
07.04   Harlott - Extinction
07.04   Possession - Exorkizein
07.04   Dragony - Lords Of The Hunt [EP]
07.04   Valborg - Endstrand
07.04   The SLoT - 15 [Compilation]
07.04   Buckethead - Ferry To The Island Of Lost Minds
07.04   Dead By April - Worlds Collide
07.04   The Algorithm - Brute Force: Source Code DLC [EP]
07.04   Netherbird - Hymns From Realms Yonder [Compilation]
06.04   Elffor - Dra Sad
04.04   Inferno - Gnosis Kardias (Of Transcension And Involution)
04.04   The Sarcophagus - Beyond This World's Illusion
04.04   Dominia - Stabat Mater
03.04   TenHornedBeast - Death Has No Companion
02.04   Buckethead - Undersea Dead City
01.04   Gorod - Kiss The Freak [EP]

March 2017
31.03   The Moth Gatherer - The Comfortable Low [EP]
31.03   Milking The Goatmachine - Milking In Blasphemy
31.03   The Doomsday Kingdom - The Doomsday Kingdom
31.03   Nightrage - The Venomous
31.03   Warbringer - Woe To The Vanquished
31.03   Falls Of Rauros - Vigilance Perennial
31.03   Mastodon - Emperor Of Sand
31.03   Sinner - Tequila Suicide
31.03   Body Count - Bloodlust
31.03   Demon Hunter - Outlive
31.03   Gruesome - Fragments Of Psyche [EP]
31.03   White Willow - Future Hopes
31.03   Bereft - Lands
31.03   Isis - Live VII 02​.​25​.​10 [Live]
31.03   Buckethead - Echo
31.03   Grand Delusion - Supreme Machine
31.03   Fragile Vastness - Perception
31.03   Endezzma - The Arcane Abyss
30.03   Enisum - Seasons Of Desolation
30.03   Medico Peste - Herzogian Darkness [EP]
30.03   Slagmaur - Thill Smitts Terror
30.03   Regurgitate Life - Obliteration Of The Self
30.03   Vola - October Session [EP]
29.03   Gyze - Northern Hell Song
27.03   Steel Seal - The Lion's Den
26.03   Imber Luminis - Nausea
25.03   Buckethead - Blank Slate




Deep Purple - Infinite
7 April 2017
7.4 | 67 votes |
01. Time For Bedlam
02. Hip Boots
03. All I Got Is You
04. One Night In Vegas
05. Get Me Outta Here
06. The Surprising
07. Johnny's Band
08. On Top Of The World
09. Birds Of Prey
10. Roadhouse Blues

Royal Thunder - WICK
7 April 2017
7.5 | 42 votes |
01. Burning Tree
02. April Showers
03. Tied
04. We Slipped
05. The Sinking Chair
06. Plans
07. Anchor
08. WICK
09. Push
10. Turnaround
11. The Well
12. We Never Fell Asleep

The Obsessed - Sacred
7 April 2017
7.6 | 23 votes |
01. Sodden Jackal
02. Punk Crusher
03. Sacred
04. Haywire
05. Perseverance Of Futility
06. It's Only Money [Thin Lizzy cover]
07. Cold Blood
08. Stranger Things
09. Razor Wire
10. My Daughter My Son
11. Be The Night
12. Interlude
13. On So Long [bonus]
14. Crossroader Blues [bonus]

Azarath - In Extremis
7 April 2017
7.6 | 26 votes |
01. The Triumph Of Ascending Majesty
02. Let My Blood Become His Flesh
03. Annihilation (Smite All The Illusions)
04. The Slain God
05. At The Gates Of Understanding
06. Parasu Blade
07. Sign Of Apophis
08. Into The Nameless Night
09. Venomous Tears (Mourn Of The Unholy Mother)
10. Death

8.1 | 113 votes |
01. Nemoralia
02. Rolling Stone
03. So Falls The World
04. Southern Gothic
05. Angelus Novus
06. Transverberation
07. 1969
08. Coming Home

Trial - Motherless
7 April 2017
7.3 | 12 votes |
01. Motherless
02. In Empyrean Labour
03. Cold Comes The Night
04. Juxtaposed
05. Aligerous Architect
06. Birth
07. Embodiment
08. Rebirth

SinHeresY - Domino
7 April 2017
7.6 | 9 votes |
01. Domino
02. Star Dome
03. Without A Reason
04. My Only Faith
05. Unspoken Words
06. Under Your Skin
07. The Island Of Salt And Grass
08. Ocean Of Deception
09. Believe
10. ...Another Life

Harlott - Extinction
7 April 2017
8 | 32 votes |
01. Extinction
02. First World Solutions
03. The Penitent
04. Whore
05. No Past
06. Conflict Revelation
07. Better Off Dead
08. Violent Conspirator
09. And Darkness Brings The Light
10. Final Weapon
11. Parasite
12. Epitaph

Possession - Exorkizein
7 April 2017
7.5 | 13 votes |
01. Intro
02. Sacerdotium
03. Infestation - Manifestation
04. Beast Of Prey
05. In Vain
06. Take The Oath
07. Preacher's Death

Dragony - Lords Of The Hunt [EP]
7 April 2017
8.4 | 5 votes |
01. Lords Of The Hunt
02. Call Of The Wild
03. The Longest Night [re-recording 2016]
04. Alcador [re-recording 2016]
05. Sparta (Elegy Of Heroes)
06. The One And Only [Chesney Hawkes cover]
07. Shadowrunners [karaoke version]
08. Wings Of The Night [demo version 2008]
+ True Survivor [video]
+ Burning Skies [video]

Valborg - Endstrand
7 April 2017
7.8 | 5 votes |
01. Jagen
02. Blut Am Eisen
03. Orbitalwaffe
04. Beerdigungsmaschine
05. Stossfront
06. Bunkerluft
07. Geisterwürde
08. Alter
09. Plasmabrand
10. Ave Maria
11. Atompetze
12. Strahlung
13. Exodus

The SLoT - 15 [Compilation]
7 April 2017
9.7 | 3 votes |
01. Хаос [2002 demo version]
02. Одни
03. 2 Войны
04. 7 Звонков
05. Мёртвые Звёзды
06. Они Убили Кенни
07. Слой Пепла
08. Доска [Live 2008]
09. Кукла Вуду
10. Альфа-Ромео + Бета Джульетта
11. Зеркала [Live 2011]
12. Сумерки
13. Одинокие Люди
14. Если
15. Просточеловек
16. Бой! [2015 remastered version]
17. Мочит, Как Хочет!
18. Страх И Агрессия
19. Круги На Воде [radio version]

01. Lost Minds Part 1
02. Lost Minds Part 2
03. Lost Minds Part 3
04. Lost Minds Part 4
05. Lost Minds Part 5
06. Lost Minds Part 6
07. Lost Minds Part 7
08. Lost Minds Part 8

6.3 | 12 votes |
01. Crying Over You
02. I Can't Breathe
03. Playing With Fire
04. Warrior
05. Breaking Point
06. My Heart Is Crushable
07. Can You See The Red
08. Our Worlds Collide
09. This Is My Life
10. Perfect The Way You Are
11. For Every Step [feat. Tommy Körberg]

9 | 3 votes |
01. Runtime
02. Source code
03. Dynamic Recompilation
04. Userspace [Volkor X Remix]

Netherbird - Hymns From Realms Yonder [Compilation]
7 April 2017
9 | 1 vote |
01. Brazen Splendour
02. Sculptors And Spectres
03. Myosotis Scorpioides
04. Abysmal Allure
05. Swedish Sadness (Sorrow's My Vessel)
06. Born Defiant
07. Shadows And Snow
08. Twilight Gushes Forth...
09. Nightwards
10. Ode To The False (Esse Non Videri)
11. As I Die [Paradise Lost cover]
12. Nepenthe [Sentenced cover]
13. Alison Hell [Annihilator cover]
14. Firmament Vacation [The Soundtrack Of Our Lives cover]
15. Conquest, Love & Self Perseverance. The Gospel Of Aptitude [Ordo Rosarius Equilibrio cover]
16. Pillars Of The Sky (Reprise)

Elffor - Dra Sad
6 April 2017
8 | 1 vote |
01. Funereal Depths Of The Dark
02. The Litany Of Abandonment
03. Kaosa Datorrela
04. Dra Sad

01. The Innermost Disillusion
02. Abysmal Cacophony
03. Upheaval Of Silence
04. Ω ≻ 1 (Oscillation In Timelessness)
05. Gate-eye Of Fractal Spiral
06. Orison For The Baneful Serpent

7.6 | 10 votes |
01. Reign Of Chaos
02. Ain Sof
03. Dymadiel
04. The Profanity Rites
05. Sapremia Of Earthly Creatures
06. Triumphant Divine Terror
07. Armoured Death
08. Flaming Key To Divine Wisdom
09. Apocalyptic Beast

Dominia - Stabat Mater
4 April 2017
7.3 | 38 votes |
01. Letter To Olga
02. The Daughter Of The Unforgiven
03. The First And The Last Prayer
04. Kepler-452
05. The Boy And The Priest
06. Attack Of The Dead 1915
07. Son Of Man
08. Poison

5.5 | 2 votes |
01. The Wanderer
02. The Lamentation Of Their Women
03. In Each Of Us A Secret Sorrow

01. Undersea Dead City
02. Region Of The Unreal
03. Mangled
04. Odor Of Book
05. Moonlit Decay
06. Visitor From Tomb

Gorod - Kiss The Freak [EP]
1 April 2017
8.7 | 3 votes |
01. Being A Jerk
02. Tony P. Shot
03. Anise Power
04. Lost In Osaka
05. Chronicles From The Stone Age

8 | 5 votes |
01. This Providence Of Bones [feat. Dennis Lyxzén]
02. Still Life Slumbers Here [feat. Fred Burman]

6.6 | 11 votes |
01. Farm Of Northern Darkness
02. Nemesis Bettina
03. Straw Bale Apocalypse
04. Milking In Blasphemy
05. Add The Horn Of Winter
06. Freezing Hoof
07. Goats In A Throne Room
08. Where Fat Angels Cry
09. Milk Churn Funeral
10. GoatEborgian Hunger
11. Sliden Christi
12. Wolves Upon The Cross
13. Goat Mans Child
14. Endzitze
15. G.O.A.T.M.A.C.H.I.N.E
16. In The Shedside Eclipsen

8.2 | 55 votes |
01. Silent Kingdom
02. The Never Machine
03. A Spoonful Of Darkness
04. See You Tomorrow
05. The Sceptre
06. Hand Of Hell
07. The Silence
08. The God Particle

Top 20 albums of 2017: 10

Nightrage - The Venomous
31 March 2017
7.8 | 38 votes |
01. The Venomous
02. Metamorphosis/Day Of Wrath
03. In Abhorrence
04. Affliction
05. Catharsis
06. Bemoan
07. The Blood
08. From Ashes Into Stone
09. Trail Of Ghosts
10. Disturbia
11. Desolation And Dismay
12. Denial Of The Soul

7.9 | 97 votes |
01. Silhouettes
02. Woe To The Vanquished
03. Remain Violent
04. Shellfire
05. Descending Blade
06. Spectral Asylum
07. Divinity Of Flesh
08. When The Guns Fell Silent

7.3 | 29 votes |
01. White Granite
02. Labyrinth Unfolding Echoes
03. Warm Quiet Centuries Of Rains
04. Arrow & Kiln
05. Impermanence Streakt Through Marble

Mastodon - Emperor Of Sand
31 March 2017
7.9 | 248 votes |
01. Sultan's Curse
02. Show Yourself
03. Precious Stones
04. Steambreather
05. Roots Remain
06. Word To The Wise
07. Ancient Kingdom
08. Clandestiny
09. Andromeda
10. Scorpion Breath
11. Jaguar God

Sinner - Tequila Suicide
31 March 2017
7.6 | 11 votes |
01. Go Down Fighting
02. Tequila Suicide
03. Road To Hell
04. Dragons
05. Battle Hill
06. Sinner Blues
07. Why
08. Gypsy Rebels
09. Loud & Clear
10. Dying On A Broken Heart
11. House Of Rock [Digipack bonus]
12. Monday Morning [Digipack bonus]
13. I Am [Digipack bonus]

Body Count - Bloodlust
31 March 2017
7.7 | 61 votes |
01. Civil War [feat. Dave Mustaine]
02. The Ski Mask Way
03. This Is Why We Ride
04. All Love Is Lost [feat. Max Cavalera]
05. Raining In Blood / Postmortem 2017 [Slayer cover]
06. God, Please Believe Me
07. Walk With Me… [feat. Randy Blythe]
08. Here I Go Again
09. No Lives Matter
10. Bloodlust
11. Black Hoodie

Demon Hunter - Outlive
31 March 2017
6.8 | 27 votes |
01. Trying Times
02. Jesus Wept
03. Cold Winter Sun
04. Died In My Sleep
05. Half As Dead
06. Cold Blood
07. One Step Behind
08. Raining Down
09. The End
10. One Less
11. Patience
12. Slight The Odds

Gruesome - Fragments Of Psyche [EP]
31 March 2017
6.7 | 7 votes |
01. Fragments Of Psyche
02. Choke On It '91
03. Closed Casket [demo]
04. Gangrene [demo]
05. Gruesome [demo]
06. Psychic Twin [demo]
07. Savage Lands [demo]

White Willow - Future Hopes
31 March 2017
7.2 | 5 votes |
01. Future Hopes
02. Silver And Gold
03. In Dim Days
04. Where There Was Sea There Is Abyss
05. A Scarred View
06. Animal Magnetism [bonus]
07. Damnation Valley [bonus]

Bereft - Lands
31 March 2017
6.8 | 6 votes |
01. We Wept
02. The Ritual
03. In Filth
04. Waning Light

Isis - Live VII 02​.​25​.​10 [Live]
31 March 2017
9 | 1 vote |
01. Hall Of The Dead
02. Hand Of The Host
03. Holy Tears
04. 20 Minutes / 40 Years
05. Ghost Key
06. Wills Dissolve
07. Threshold Of Transformation
08. Carry
09. Celestial (The Tower)

Buckethead - Echo
31 March 2017
01. Reaching
02. Echo
03. Table

7.5 | 4 votes |
01. Just Revolution
02. Mangrove Blues
03. Trail Of The Seven Scorpions
04. Imperator
05. Infinite
06. Ghost Of The Widow McCain

9 | 2 votes |
01. I'm Fire
02. Heaven On Mars
03. World Distorted
04. Daydreams
05. The Portal
06. Frequencies
07. Wall Of Glass
08. Face In The Mirror
09. Perception
10. Vivacious Turn Of Thoughts

Endezzma - The Arcane Abyss
31 March 2017
01. Intro
02. Malferno
03. The Arcane Abyss
04. Gates Of Mephisto
05. Morbus Divina
06. Sick Kulta Lucifer
07. Serpent Earth
08. Esoterisk Mystagon
09. A Grave So Deep

8.7 | 19 votes |
01. Autumn Of Melancholy
02. Road To My Home
03. Seasons...
04. ...Of Desolation
05. Snow Storm
06. Balance Of Insanity
07. Nameless Sadness
08. Obscure Depths
09. Dead Star
10. Lake Of Tears

Medico Peste - Herzogian Darkness [EP]
30 March 2017
7.7 | 6 votes |
01. Herzogian Darkness
02. Hallucinating Warmth And Bliss
03. Le Delire De Negation
04. Stigmata Martyr [Bauhaus cover]

6.8 | 9 votes |
01. Innferd
02. The Drummer Of Tedworth
03. Werewolf
04. Bestemor Sang Djevelord
05. Hekeskritt Og Djevelritt
06. Hansel Unt Gretel
07. Ja Vi Elsker Dette Landet
08. Utferd

7.7 | 3 votes |
01. The Lows One Goes To
02. This Great Divide
03. Ownlife
04. House On The Cliff Face
05. Self Seeded
06. Under The Paper Sky
07. Death Worship

Vola - October Session [EP]
30 March 2017
01. Gutter Moon 8October Session]
02. Stray The Skies [October Session]

Gyze - Northern Hell Song
29 March 2017
8.8 | 10 votes |
01. Pirates Of Upas
02. Horkew
03. Dead Bone Blue
04. Black Shumari
05. Perryi Rain Dragon
06. Mayoi
07. The Bloodthirsty Prince
08. Kamuy
09. Brown Trout
10. Frozen Dictator
11. Northern Hell Song
12. Snow~Upas~
13. Moonlight Sonata

Steel Seal - The Lion's Den
27 March 2017
8 | 1 vote |
01. Never Die
02. Master Of Hell
03. Open Fire
04. Break Your Chains
05. Fate (Knocking At Your Door)
06. Lonely
07. A Dream Within A Dream
08. In For The Kill
09. Waiting For The Rain
10. Wake Or Sleep

Imber Luminis - Nausea
26 March 2017
8.3 | 3 votes |
01. Starting With The End
02. The "I" Has Faded
03. Introspection
04. Mensch - Stern - Asche
05. We Are Not Free
06. The Withering And The Wake
07. Meaninglessness
08. Migraine
09. Nothing Matters
10. I Resign

Buckethead - Blank Slate
25 March 2017
01. Blank Slate
02. Opened To The Air
03. Wind Of Hollow
04. Task In Trunk
05. Solar Staple
06. Lockun