1 CD / Listenable Records / 2015-06-09Tracks: Pure; Harmony Remains, The; Parasites of Paradise; Two Steps Away; Altered State of Consciousness; Spirit-Conception; Unborn, The; Fragile Flesh; Pressure; Glass Womb, The; Blood of Heroes; No More
Artists: Mors Principium Est
1 CD / Metal Mind / 2015-06-09Tracks: Burning Fear; Fight, The; Dead Live by Love, The; Fuel the Fire; Gravedigger; Our War; Blood Brothers; Through Dead Eyes; Reload 'N' Kill; Take Me As I Am; It's Not Over Yet; Thirteen
Lyricist: David Proctor.
Personnel: David Proctor, Chris Lavery (vocals); Steven Nixon, Steph Gildea (guitar); Kevin Matthews (drums).
Audio Mixer: Karl Groom.
1 CD / Metal Mind Productions / 2015-06-09Tracks: (a Departure of the Sun) Ignite the Tesla Coil; Metatron; Resonance, The; Polarity; Solar Impulse; Mirroring Dimensions; Brief Odyssey In Time, A; Quickening of Time, The; Sea of Memories; Symbiosis;...
Artists: Decrepit Birth
Personnel: Bill Robinson (vocals); Matt Sotelo (guitar, keyboards); KC Howard (drums).
Audio Mixers: Matt Sotelo; Zack Ohren.
Recording information: Legion Recording Studio; Shark Bite S...continue...
1 CD / Candlelight / 2015-06-02Artists: Havok
The unexpected rebirth of vintage American thrash midway through the 2000s was a pleasant if short-lived surprise, once veteran fans and newbies alike realized there was precious little left to do wit...continue...
1 CD / Candlelight / 2015-06-02Artists: Havok
Based in Denver, Colorado, Havok is an ardent acolyte of the classic 1980s thrash-metal sound, as revealed on its 2009 debut, BURN. Most directly influenced by Exodus and Testament, the group deftly a...continue...
1 DVD Video / Metal Blade / 2015-06-02Artists: Amon Amarth
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-05-18Tracks: No Cross Left Unturned; Epitome of Death; Beyond the Flesh; Grotesque, The; Obliterate; Skulls; Midnight Coffin; Bonestorm; Abyss of Corpses; Re-Animation of the Dead
Personnel: Pontus Samuelsson (vocals, guitar); Adde Mitroulis (vocals, drums); Jocke Svensson (vocals); Jimmy Lundqvist (guitar).
Audio Mixer: Dan Swanö.
1 CD / Sumerian Records / 2015-05-12Tracks: Nyu; Leeloo; Ellie; Lucy; Mikasa; Aeris; Three-Fifty; Phoenix; Matriarch; Teleute; Daenerys; Lisbeth
Artists: Veil of Maya
Personnel: Matt Good (programming).
Audio Mixer: Taylor Larson.
Photographer: Dana Pennington.
The follow-up to 2012's well-received Eclipse, the Sumerian-issued Matriarch is also...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: Aetheral; Simian Cattle; Orphan's of Living; Jupiter To Ignite; Sovereigns Unknown; Skyless; Faith Puppeteers; Brimstone Landscapes; Oversee the Rebirth
Lyricist: Patrick Loisel.
Personnel: Patrick Loisel (vocals, acoustic 12-string guitar, electric guitar); Mathieu Marcotte (acoustic 12-string guitar, electric guitar); Dominic Lapointe (6-stri...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 Ashole; Fear the Grand I...
Artists: Pungent Stench
Audio Mixer: Martin Schirenc.
Recording information: Vato Loco Studio (05/2004/06/2004).
Never ones to let their sometimes horrifying, sometimes tasteless (sometimes both!) subjects get ...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
Recording information: Studio 141, Schwaebisch Hall, Germany.
With its debut release, DEATH PREVAILS, Germany's Hackneyed makes its goal perfectly clear: to bring ba...continue...
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 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...
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...
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.