1 CD / Metal Mind Productions / 2015-05-05Tracks: Certain Accuracy; Deceived Ones, The; Curse of the Damned Cities; Beyond the Unknown; Freezing Torment; Massacre of the Unborn; On the Burial Ground; Mortify
Personnel: Francis M. Howard (vocals, guitars); Mark Lavenia (bass instrument); Moyses M. Howard (drums).
Recording information: Morrisound Recordings, Tampa, FL (06/1990)....continue...
1 CD / Metal Mind / 2015-05-05Tracks: Ob(servant); A Calculated Effort; Slaves of Nil; Shifting Equilibrium, The; Removing The Common Bond; Horde in Devolution; Blood Stained Lineage; Immortal Army of One; Initiate
On its 2008 debut for the Nuclear Blast label, OB(SERVANT), the Australian death-metal ensemble Psycroptic unleashes a fierce and focused set of songs. "A Calculated Effort" showcases the Tasmanian ba...continue...
1 CD / Metal Mind Productions / 2015-05-05Tracks: Unseen Enemy; Gut Candy; Ravenous; Axe Splatter; Neon Sun; Worlds Collide; Symphony of Death; Bone Grinder; Again
With its debut release, DEATH PREVAILS, Germany's Hackneyed makes its goal perfectly clear: to bring back the glory days of uncompromising death metal. Paying homage to such legends as Dismember, Grav...continue...
1 CD / Metal Mind Productions / 2015-05-05Tracks: Lynndie (She-Wolf of Abu Ghraib); Invisible Empire; Amp Hymn, The; Passion of Lucifer, The; Got Milf'; Human Garbage; Apotemnophiliac; No Guts No Glory; Same Shit - Different Asshole; Fear the Grand ...
Artists: Pungent Stench
Never ones to let their sometimes horrifying, sometimes tasteless (sometimes both!) subjects get in the way of a good laugh, Austrian death metal smart-guys Pungent Stench cleverly named their second ...continue...
1 CD / Metal Mind Productions / 2015-05-05Tracks: Aetheral; Simian Cattle; Orphans of Living; Jupiter To Ignite; Sovereigns Unknown; Skyless; Faith Puppeteers; Brimstone Landscapes; Oversee the Rebirth
Producers: Hugues Deslauriers; Augury; Yannick St. Amand.
Audio Mixer: J-F Dagenais.
Devoted death metal fans have long known Quebec as a bubbling cauldron of awesome progressive death m...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-05-04Tracks: Gruesome; Open Coffin Orgy; Broken Bottle Rope; Break the Cross In Half; Lost Remains; Slit Wrists; Stab; Night Bleeds, The; Compulsion To Brutalize; Eternal In Darkness
Artists: Six Feet Under
Lyricist: Chris Barnes .
Personnel: Chris Barnes (vocals); Brandon Ellis, Landphil Hall (guitar); Josh "Hallhammer" Hall (drums).
Audio Mixer: Rob Caldwell.
1 CD / Metalville / 2015-04-14Tracks: Revolt; Rise To Ruin; War On Stupidity, The; Question of Terror, A; Babylon's Whores; Speak When Spoken To; Grim Charade, A; Murder Brigade; End of It All, The
Personnel: Jan-Chris De Koeijer (vocals); Frank Harthoorn, Boudewijn Bonebakker (guitar).
Audio Mixer: Tue Madsen.
Recording information: Antfarm, Aarhus, Denmark (03/2007); Excess Studi...continue...
2 CD / / 2015-04-07Artists: Volbeat
A first listen to Danish "metal rockers" Volbeat's Beyond Hell/Above Heaven, reveals how completely they've consolidated all the elements they've experimented with since 2007's Rock the Rebel/Metal th...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-04-07Tracks: Dimensional Odyssey; Miscreants; Requiem for the Absurd; Antidote, The; Ego; Sentient, The; Final Step, The; Humanity's Epilogue; Red Planet, The
Personnel: Kevin Quilligan (vocals); Sanne Van Dijk, Koen Romeijn (guitar); Michiel Van Der Plicht (drums).
Audio Mixer: Kevin Quilligan.
Recording information: Soundlodge Studio.
1 CD / Century Media (USA) / 2015-04-07Tracks: Obscura; Earthly Love; Carnal State, The; Nostalgia; Art of Sombre Ecstasy, The; Clouded; Subtle Body; Rapturous Grief; La Vie est Prélude... (La Mort Orgasme); Illuminatus; Faceless Ones; Sweet...
Gorguts: Luc Lemay (vocals, guitar, viola); Steeve Hurdle (vocals, guitar); Steve Cloutier (bass); Patrick Robert (drums).
Recorded at Studio Victor, Montreal, Canada.
Lyricists: Steeve ...continue...
1 CD / Earache (Label) / 2015-03-23Tracks: Lake of Fire; Standing In Blood; Visions From Beyond the Grave; Neolithic; Undead Journey; BC/AD; Andromeda Strain; Droid Sector; Destroying the Manger; Empire of the Sands
Nocturnus includes: Mike Browning (drums).
All tracks have been digitally remastered.
Personnel: Mike Browning (vocals, drums); Sean McNenney, Mike Davis (guitar); Louis Panzer (keyboard...continue...
1 CD / Candlelight / 2015-03-23Tracks: Advent; Night and the Silent Water, The; Nectar; Black Rose Immortal; To Bid You Farewell
Opeth: Mikael Akerfeldt (vocals, acoustic & electric guitars); Peter Lindgren (acoustic & electric guitars); Johan DeFarfalla (bass); Anders Nordin (drums, percussion).
Opeth: Mikael Akerfeldt ...continue...
1 CD / Candlelight / 2015-03-23Tracks: Prologue; April Ethereal; When; Madrigal; Amen Corner, The; Demon of the Fall; Credence; Karma; Epilogue
Includes two bonus tracks.
Opeth: Mikael Akerfeldt (vocals, guitar); Peter Lindgren (guitar); Martin Mendez (bass); Martin Lopez (drums).
On their third album -- and first to be released...continue...
1 CD / Candlelight / 2015-03-23Tracks: In Mist She Was Standing; Under the Weeping Moon; Silhouette; Forest of October; Twilight Is My Robe, The; Requiem; Apostle in Triumph, The
Opeth's debut, Orchid, was quite an audacious release, a far-beyond-epic prog/death monstrosity exuding equal parts beauty and brutality -- an album so brilliant, so navel-gazingly pretentious that, i...continue...
2 CD / Metal Mind Productions / 2015-03-10Tracks: Intro; Mental Misery; Putrid Stench of Human Remains; Foetal Carnage; Tangled In Gore; Confessions of a Serial Killer; Horrors In a Retarded Mind; Loss of Flesh; Decomposed; Gorefest; Decomposed; Put...
Liner Note Author: Robert Haagsma.
Mindloss, the 1991 album by the Dutch outfit Gorefest, is the group's first (but certainly not its best) death metal release. Following the early American dea...continue...
1 CD / Metal Mind Productions / 2015-03-10Tracks: For The Masses; When the Dead Walk the Earth; You Could Make Me Kill; Malicious Intent; Rogue State; Call, The; Of Death And Chaos; Man To Fall; Exorcism; 'till the Fingers Bleed; New Gods, The; Muer...
Recording information: Excess Studios, Rotterdam, Holland (07/2005-08/2005).
Photographer: Werner Heinsman.
The seminal early-1990s Dutch death metal band Gore...continue...