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Primal Fear - Delivering the Black

Delivering the Black FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 24.01.2014
RECORD COMPANY: Frontiers Records
 
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Sincarnate - Nothing Left to Give

Nothing Left to Give FORMAT: MCD
REALEASE DATE: 23.11.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Hatework
 
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Valkyrja - The Antagonist's Fire

The Antagonist's Fire FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 11.11.2013
RECORD COMPANY:
 
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Hail of Bullets - III: The Rommel Chronicles

III: The Rommel Chronicles FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 29.10.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Metal Blade Records
 
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Hail of Bullets is probably the most important death metal band in 2013 dealing with war-related themes in its music. Yes, I know, Bolt Thrower is a beacon of the genre, and its merits cannot be erased...

Motörhead - Aftershock

Aftershock FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 18.10.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Motorhead Music
 
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Motörhead chose the best title for their new record! Aftershock (2013) is indeed a smaller version of the earthquake they triggered 30-35 years ago with albums such as Overkill (1979), Ace of Spades (1980) and No Sleep...

Monster Magnet - Last Patrol

Last Patrol FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 15.10.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Napalm Records
 
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Spoiler alert! I’ve been listening to Monster Magnet for exactly 20 years, and in June ‘99 I think I was the only one in the whole stadium who was happier about the opening band than Metallica (and...

Crossbone - Skate x Mosh x Destroy

Skate x Mosh x Destroy FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 12.10.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Autoprodus
 
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I remember all sorts of discussions I’ve witnessed about new school versus old school or young versus old. I don’t care that much about the subject, but I can say that without old there would be no...

White Walls - Escape Artist

Escape Artist FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 10.10.2013
RECORD COMPANY:
 
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The release of this record confirms to everyone that White Walls’ success during their three years of activity was not at all accidental, confirmed by the fifth place they took in the world finals of the Global...

Flesh Rodeo - Tellurium-128

Tellurium-128 FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 03.10.2013
RECORD COMPANY:
 
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This record is one I had been waiting for with baited breath for more than one year, and this is due to a few shows in which the boys of Flesh Rodeo presented their art. Fortunately, it was worth...

Bloody Hammers - Spiritual Relics

Spiritual Relics FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 01.10.2013
RECORD COMPANY:
 
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I’ve got good news and bad news. The good news is that the band of the moment in horror/occult rock comes from Transylvania. The bad news is that it’s not our Transylvania (or the Hungarians’, or the...

Fates Warning - Darkness in a Different Light

Darkness in a Different Light FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 30.09.2013
RECORD COMPANY: InsideOut
 
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There’s no point to reiterate this band’s significance for the evolution of music in general, because this would take a really thick novel and thousands of pages, something I’m not really good at. Nevertheless, I will try...

God Is An Astronaut - Origins

Origins FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 16.09.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Rocket Girl
 
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Whoever said 2013 is a bad year for music should, among other things, listen to some more music and stop thinking only about the “classics” that have said their last words ages ago. Lo and behold, the astronauts are...

Gorguts - Colored Sands

Colored Sands FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 30.08.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Season of Mist
 
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The veteran from Gorguts, Luc Lemay, has proven, by the fact that the Canadians have now released a new material, that he had all the reasons in the Universe to insist that this band does not disappear from the...

Agathodaimon - In Darkness

In Darkness FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 28.06.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Massacre Records
 
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After 5 years of wait since their last material, Agathodaimon released their sixth album titled In Darkness. You know what they say: “don’t judge a book by the cover”…. I was hoping this would not apply, because the cover...

Queensryche - Queensrÿche

Queensrÿche FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 25.06.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Century Media
 
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The real ones   After Promised Land, Queensrÿche began to fall. I won’t go into details now, because the details are pretty nasty, what’s certain is that they kept falling until 2012, when they hit rock bottom...

Jex Thoth - Blood Moon Rise

Blood Moon Rise FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 15.06.2013
RECORD COMPANY: I Hate Records
 
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Perhaps the genres defined against the term occult should not have a precise recipe, something like: add some doom from Black Sabbath, first era, then some melodic and psychedelic themes, to make it more like stoner rock, then...

Black Sabbath - 13

13 FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 10.06.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Vertigo Records
 
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On the latest Black Sabbath album, the members of the original lineup (minus drummer Bill Ward) tried to go back to their early years vibe. From this experiment, Ozzy got a rehab and we got a record...

Megadeth - Super Collider

Super Collider FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 04.06.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Universal Music
 
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Dave Mustaine keeps revolving about his fixation to release a solid and accessible hard rock/heavy metal album. Something like 1991’s Black Album, which gained Metallica more fans than it managed to piss off (what happened after that...

Overtures - Entering the Maze

Entering the Maze FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 31.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Sleaszy Rider Records
 
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So much music, so little time How can you stay up to date with everything that comes out if you want to follow something else than the bands you keep following out of inertia, the ones...

Alice in Chains - The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here

The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 28.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Virgin Music
 
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Dark Tranquillity - Construct

Construct FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 27.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Century Media
 
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It’s a good thing we still have constructors. On this scene suffocated by clichés and recipes for success turned sterile, trying to conceal their limitations with disgraceful unearthing of glories past, Dark Tranquillity continue their construction, apparently undisturbed....

Burzum - Sol austan, Mani vestan

Sol austan, Mani vestan FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 27.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Byelobog Productions
 
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It’s dark in the forest, outside it’s quiet, but inside the commotion has started. On the other side of the town there are still light fights and you can hear fragments of conversation about burnt churches, knives...

TesseracT - Altered State

Altered State FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 27.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Century Media
 
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According to the principle “today it rains, or it doesn’t”, when I heard that TesseracT were preparing for a new studio album, I thought of two possibilities: it would either be much worse than their debut, considering that it...

Leprous - Coal

Coal FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 20.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: InsideOut
 
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The “orchestra” of the Norwegian king Ihsahn has graced the firmament with a new studio material, felt, worked and analysed on all sides. The evolution of Leprous is amazing, considering the change of direction they had from their debut...

Entrails - Raging Death

Raging Death FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 10.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Metal Blade Records
 
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If you say you love old school death metal but don’t like this record, you have a serious problem. Entrails is one of the gems of the Swedish death metal scene. The band was created in 1990, but had...

The Boy Who Cried Wolf - Bad Time Stories

Bad Time Stories FORMAT: MCD
REALEASE DATE: 06.05.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Fading Halo Records
 
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This release is not something unprecedented or unheard of, but I assure you that everything you will hear on Bad Time Stories is made with a lot of enthusiasm and quite a lot of knowledge about music. Practically, The...

Howl - Bloodlines

Bloodlines FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 30.04.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Relapse Records
 
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Three years after their debut, plagued by line-up changes, Howl somehow finds the strength and returns with a new studio album with a new line-up. Titled Bloodlines, the records reveals a more direct, more abrasive Howl, a Howl on...

Illuminati - The Core

The Core FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 30.04.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Autoprodus
 
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The Core is an album that I have eagerly anticipated, especially because I fell in love with  Illuminati since the first time I ever saw them play live. Considering the fact that they slowly disappeared from the...

The Stooges - Ready to Die

Ready to Die FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 30.04.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Sony Music
 
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The context in which Ready to Die is released is not too fortunate. Iggy Pop seems to have switched to easy listening - he hasn’t released a rock album in 10 years - and his attempt to revive...

The Ocean - Pelagial

Pelagial FORMAT: CD
REALEASE DATE: 30.04.2013
RECORD COMPANY: Metal Blade Records
 
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The subject dropped from the air over the first life forms, then headed towards heliocentrism, and then got centered on man, of course. All these only to get to the bottom of the ocean. Very briefly, this...