1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-11-27Artists: Culture Killer (Metal)
2 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-11-27Artists: King Diamond
Perhaps his best album since the classic Abigail, King Diamond's The Spider's Lullaby is another inspired goth rock opera containing some of his most melodic and tightly written songs. The album is pr...continue...
3 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-11-20Artists: Spock's Beard
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-11-13Tracks: Mirror; Curse of the Gypsy; Year of the Red Moon; Heavy King; Madness and Magik; Galleon; Cloak of a Thousand Secrets; Orion's Sword; Elysian
Artists: Mirror/Mirror (Heavy Metal)
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-11-13Tracks: Unattained; Tail from the Crypt; Exhumed Identity; Fields of Predation; Alliance and Tyranny; Suffer These Wounds; Summon the Spawn; None Shall Be Spared (All Shall Be Speared); Stillness; Age of Ini...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-11-13Artists: Grave Pleasures
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-11-06Tracks: Disharmony; Insincerely Yours (Tears & Blood); Asylum Avenue; Love Conquers None; Insatiable Sin; Cannibal; Sacrifice Me; Arrival; End of Love, The; Cruci-Fiction
Artists: Twitching Tongues
2 DVD Video / Metal Blade / 2015-11-06Artists: Ram
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-10-30Tracks: Disharmony; Insincerely Yours (Tears & Blood); Asylum Avenue; Love Conquers None; Insatiable Sin; Cannibal; Sacrifice Me; Arrival; End of Love, The; Cruci-Fiction
Artists: Twitching Tongues
2 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-10-30Tracks: Rise; Our Endless War; Section 8; Faces; I, Dementia; Possession; Prostatic Fluid Asphyxiation; Vicer Exciser; Mono; Worship the Digital Age; Saw Is the Law, The; Possibilities of an Impossible Exist...
Personnel: Phil Bozeman (vocals); Zach Householder, Ben Savage , Alex Wade (guitar); Ben Harclerode (drums).
Audio Mixer: Mark Lewis .
Recording information: Watermark Communications....continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-10-30Tracks: Return of the Iron Tyrant; Eyes of the Night; Usurper, The; Enslaver; Holy Death; Terminus; Omega Device, The (MI III); Forbidden Device; Temples of Void; Svbversvm
4 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-10-02Tracks: Part I; Part II; Part III; Part IV; Part V; Part VI; Part VII; Part VIII; Part IX; Part X; Part XI; Part XII; Part I [Live] - (live); Part II [Live] - (live); Part III [live] - (live); Part IV [Live]...
Artists: Fates Warning
Fates Warning: Ray Alder (vocals); Jim Matheos (guitar); Joey Vera (bass); Mark Zonder (drums, background vocals).
Additional personnel: Kevin Moore (piano, keyboards); Bill Metoyer, Lydia Mont...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-10-02Tracks: Satan's Tomb; War Witch; New Gods; Seven Skulls
Artists: Denner/Shermann/Hank Shermann/Michael Denner
Personnel: Hank Shermann (guitar); Michael Denner (guitar); Sean Peck (vocals); Snowy Shaw (drums).
Audio Mixer: Arnold Lindberg.
Recording information: Savage Studio, Copenhagen, Denmar...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-09-25Artists: Riot
"I was born on these streets, years ago/I was the king of the neighborhood," sings vocalist Tony Moore during "Bloodstreets." Such a line probably revealed the sentiment of guitarist Mark Reale perfec...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-09-25Artists: Riot
Riot: Tony Moore (vocals); Mark Reale (vocals, guitar); Don Vanstavern (bass); Bobby Jorzombek (drums).
Recorded at Greene Street Studio Recording and Bleeker Court Studio, New York, New York; ...continue...
2 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-09-25Tracks: Receipt; Vlad, Son of the Dragon; Abysmal; Re-Faced; Threat Level No. 3; Fog, The; Stygiophobic; Asylum; Advent, The; That Cannot Die Which Eternally is Dead
Artists: The Black Dahlia Murder
Given its title, any fan of Michigan's melodic death metal unit Black Dahlia Murder would think Abysmal was a logical extension of the dark, evil majesty of 2013's Everblack. Expectations be damned. A...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-09-18Tracks: Receipt; Vlad, Son of the Dragon; Abysmal; Re-Faced; Threat Level No. 3; Fog, The; Stygiophobic; Asylum; Advent, The; That Cannot Die Which Eternally is Dead
Artists: The Black Dahlia Murder
Personnel: Ryan McCullough (vocals); Mitch McGugan (violin); Rachel Dawson, Rhiannon Lock (cello).
Audio Mixer: Mark Lewis.
Unknown Contributor Roles: Max Lavelle; Brian Eschbach; Trevor...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-09-18Tracks: Proliferation; Denature; Systematic Reduction; Restless; Fading Light, The; Lord of War; Civil Unrest; Hellbent; Bloodlust; Cross Contamination; Legion; Means to an End
Personnel: Andrew Hudson (vocals, guitar); Ryan Butler (guitar); Tim Joyee (drums).
Audio Mixer: Chris Themelco.
Recording information: Monolith Studios.
Photographers: Bob Ellisd...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-08-21Tracks: Throwback; Legion of Lies; Thy Lord Belial; Refrain and Re-Fracture; Dead Stare; Disastrophe (A New Reality); Poison Dream; Obey the Fallen; Crimson Psalm; Birth and the Burial
Artists: Act of Defiance
Personnel: Henry Derek (vocals, background vocals); Matthew Bachand (bass voice, background vocals); Chris Broderick (acoustic guitar, classical guitar); Daniel Grab (cello); Shawn Drover (drums).
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-08-21Tracks: Heirless; Perpetual Growth Machine; Reign of Dreams; Sand Baptism; Ancestral, I; Dehydrate; Monarchy; Terrestria II: Thrive; Circles in the Sky; Suntold
Artists: Rivers of Nihil
Personnel: Adam Biggs, Jake Dieffenbach (vocals); Brody Uttley, Jonathan Topore (guitar); Alan Balamut (drums).
Audio Mixers: Carson Slovak; Grant McFarland.
Recording information: Atriu...continue...
2 Blu-Ray Video / Metal Blade / 2015-08-21Artists: Neal Morse
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-08-21Tracks: Scars; Not Your Slave; Absence; Spoiled; Climb, The; Blood & Lies; Bound by Fear; Despised; Shackles; Path, The
Personnel: Kyle Gunther (vocals); Tony Asta, Hiran Deraniyagala (guitar); Alex Bent (drums).
Audio Mixer: Mark Lewis.
Recording information: Audiohammer Studios.
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-08-07Tracks: Manufactured Extinct; Prophets of Loss, The; Plagueborne; Clandestine Ways (Krokodil Rot); Circo Inhumanitas; Burden of Seven Billion, The; Mammals in Babylon; Mutual Assured Destruction; Not Suitabl...
Artists: Cattle Decapitation
Personnel: Travis Ryan (vocals); Josh Elmore (guitar); David McGraw (drums).
Audio Mixer: Dave Otero.
Photographer: Zach Cordner....continue...
2 DVD Video / Metal Blade / 2015-07-24Artists: Between the Buried and Me
Integration and expansion have always been the trademarks of North Carolina's Between the Buried & Me. This lineup, which has been together since the early 2000s, has leaned ever more toward prog with...continue...
2 DVD Video / Metal Blade / 2015-07-14Tracks: Fury of the Storm; Three Hammers; Black Winter Night; Seasons; Tomorrow's Kings; Symphony of the Night; Cry Thunder; Ring of Fire; Through the Fire and Flames; Valley of the Damned; Defenders [CD Bon...
Audio Mixers: Damien Rainaud; Brishan Palmer.
Recording information: Saitama Super Arena, Japan (10/18/2014).
Editors: Herman Li; Michael Lockheart.
Photographer: Michael Lockhear...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-07-14Artists: DragonForce
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-07-10Tracks: Node; Coma Machine, The; Dim Ignition; Famine Wolf; King Redeem/Queen Serene; Turn on the Darkness; Ectopic Stroll, The; Rapid Calm; Memory Palace; Option Oblivion; Life in Velvet
Artists: Between the Buried and Me
Audio Mixer: Jens Bogren.
Recording information: The Basement Studios (01/2015-02/2015); The Fidelitorium (01/2015-02/2015).
Photographer: Aaron Strelecki.
Integration and expansi...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-06-29Tracks: Enter Hell; Burial Time; Remember the Flesh; Butchery Improved, A; Brain Cell Holocaust; Forensic Nightmare; Camouflesh; Order of the Chainsaw; Stab and Stab Again; Bunker Z 16; Dead and Impaled
Artists: Cut Up
Personnel: Andreas Björnson (vocals, guitar); Erik Rundqvist (vocals); Anders Bertilsson (guitar); Tobias Gustafsson (drums).
Audio Mixer: Ronnie Bjönstrom.
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-06-23Tracks: Declaration of Intent; On a Collision Course; Scars of Creation; Affect Gravity; Means to An End; Ode to Extinction; Demon Seed; Power Surge; Ruptured Perpetually; Living Lies; Atavistic; Reborn; Rad...
2 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-06-02Tracks: Fist Held High; Overdrive; Freedom Fighters; Metallic Attack; Heavier Than Hell; Thrasher; Torture Chamber; Posers Will Die!; Iron Gates; Wolf, The; Feast of Flesh; Hard Rider; Destructer; War; Screa...
Audio Remasterers: Alan Douches; Achim Köhler.
Recording information: Odeum, Villa Park, IL (04/23/1982); Pierce Arrow Recorders, Evanston, IL (04/23/1982); Preferred Sound, Woodland Hills...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-06-02Tracks: Win Hands Down; Mess; Exercise in Debauchery, An; Muscle Memory; That Was Then, Way Back When; With a Full Head of Steam; In an Instant; Dive; Up Yours
Artists: Armored Saint
Audio Mixer: Jay Ruston.
Recording information: Clearlake Audio, Burbank, CA; Travis Dickerson Studios, Chatsworth, CA....continue...
3 DVD Video / Metal Blade / 2015-06-02Artists: Amon Amarth
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-06-02Tracks: Aging Man, The; Deus Ex Homine; Eigengrau; L'homme Mauvais; Self Æta; Discordant Call, A; Woes; Angra Mainyu; Illuminate; Ephemeral
Artists: The Great Discord
Personnel: Sofia Kempe (vocals); Gustav Almberg, André Axell (guitar); Aksel Holmgren (drums).
Audio Mixer: Niels Nielsen.
Recording information: Pazuzu Recordings....continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-05-18Tracks: Three Swords; Angel In Vines/Another Light; [Untitled]; Garden of Prayers; Fosforos; Eternal Wolves; [Untitled]; [Untitled]; [Untitled]; [Untitled]; [Untitled]; [Untitled]; [Untitled]
Artists: Secrets of the Sky
Audio Mixer: Juan Urteaga.
Recording information: Trident Studios, Pacheco, CA.
Photographer: Raymond Ahner.
When Oakland's Secrets of the Sky burst the national scene with To Sai...continue...
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 / Metal Blade / 2015-05-18Tracks: Born in America; You Burn in Me; Wings of Fire; Running From the Law; Devil Woman; Vigilante Killer; Heavy Metal Machine; Where Soldiers Rule; Gunfighter; Promised Land
Riot includes: Rhett Forrester (vocals).
All tracks have been digitally remastered.
Audio Remasterer: Eddy Schreyer.
Recording information: New York City at Greene Street Recordin...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-05-18Tracks: We Are Finding Who We Are; It's Love; I'll Never Get Tired of You; Fine Art of Friendship; Mr. Wilson; Moanjam; Six Broken Soldiers; I Can't Help It; Talk To You; Everywhere I Go; We Were Born To Be ...
Artists: King's X
King's X: Ty Tabor (vocals, guitar); Doug Pinnick (vocals, bass); Jerry Gaskill (drums, background vocals).
Personnel: Ty Tabor (vocals, guitar, sitar); Doug Pinnick (vocals, bass guitar); Jerr...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-05-18Tracks: Intro; Angel; Do It Up; Road Racin'; White Rock; Warrior; Narita; Tokya Rose; Overdrive; Rock City; Back on the Non Stop; Kick Down the Wall; Train Kept a Rollin'; Road Racin'
Recording information: The Hammersmith Odeon (04/19/1980); The Monsters of Rock, Castle Donington (04/19/1980); The Hammersmith Odeon (08/16/1980); The Monsters of Rock, Castle Donington (08/16/1980)....continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-05-18Tracks: Desperation; Warrior; Rock City; Overdrive; Angel; Tokyo Rose; Heart of Fire; Gypsy Queen; This Is What I Get
Recording information: The Big Apple Recording Studios, New York, NY (11/1976-06/1977).
Photographer: Doug Mathewson.
If a line could be drawn that connected '70s hard rock superstars li...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 / Metal Blade / 2015-05-04Tracks: Raised on Sabbaths; Satanic War; Diabolical Shudder; Die Evil; Coffinlust; Dead of the Shallow Graves; At the Strike of Twelve; Mindless Servant of Satan, A; Castle of Torment
Artists: Satan's Wrath
Personnel: Tas (vocals); Kostas (drums).
The third studio long-player from the malevolent Greek thrash metal unit led by Taz Danazoglou, the Metal Blade-issued Die Evil finds Satan's Wrath unle...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-04-28Tracks: Upon the Grave of Guilt; Heresy in Disguise; Wings of Serenity; Quest for the Crown, A; Mind Traveller; Entering Eternity; Royal Galley; Substitutional World; Lord of the Blacksmith; Past Still Lives...
Falconer: Mathias Blad (vocals, keyboards); Stefan Weinerhall (guitar, bass); Karsten Larrson (drums).
Additional personnel: Ulrika Olausson (background vocals).
Recorded in November 200...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-04-21Tracks: Believe the Unseen; Reanimated Destruction; Cast Into the Depths; Violent Scriptures; Nightmares of Your Conception; Absence of Purity, The; Falling Into Obscurity; Molecular Rematerialization; Drain...
Audio Mixer: Jarnie King....continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-04-21Tracks: Mute; Speak of the Archon, The; Passage; Your Familiar Face; Come Hell or High Water; Chromatic Lights; Chromatic Aberration
Artists: Native Construct
Lyricist: Native Construct.
Audio Mixer: Rich Mouser.
Arranger: Native Construct.
Quiet World, the Metal Blade-debut from Boston-based prog metal/art-rock trio, is a heady, genre-...continue...
1 DVD Video / Metal Blade / 2015-04-21Artists: GWAR
In this mondo-metal video saga The Scumdogs Of The Universe do battle and match wits with Gor-Gor, Edna P. Granbo, Corporal Punishment and their Morality Squad. 5 songs from `America Must Be Destroyed...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 / Metal Blade / 2015-03-23Tracks: Dark Tower of the Sorcerer, The; Sumerian Script; Lake of the Lost Souls; Exorcise the Demon; In the Shadow of the Inverted Cross; Prayers for a King; Gates of Hell, The; Pagans Dance
Artists: Sorcerer (Sweden)
Lyricists: Conny Welén; Anders Engberg.
Personnel: Anders Engberg (vocals); Peter Hallgren, Kristian Niemann (guitar); Conny Welén (keyboards, background vocals); Robert Iverson (drum...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-03-23Tracks: Burnt Concrete; Cycle of Decay; Shame; Abortive Crescent; Bathing in Pigs Blood; First World's Last Breath; Swimming in Mud; Revenge/Rewild; Hell in Her Eyes; Landfill
Personnel: Lee McGlothlen (vocals, guitar); Kusha Karimi, Rick Powell (vocals); Joe Axler (drums).
Audio Mixer: Scott Hull .
Recording information: The Boiler Room, Seattle, WA; The Red ...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-03-10Tracks: Satellites; True Zero; Arsenic in the Year of the Snake; Beezlebub; Devil's Blood; Cursed with a Conscience; All Hail; Buds; Dusted; No More Bullshit
Artists: Cancer Bats
Audio Mixer: Mike Fraser.
Canadian metal-edged rockers Cancer Bats had a rough time leading up to fifth album Searching for Zero. Always road dogs, the band toured exhaustively in support of th...continue...
1 CD / Metal Blade / 2015-03-10Tracks: Hole, A; This Song Reminds Me of You; Beg Borrow Steal; Fool Around; Get That Girl; Head Hanging Low; Fork In the Road; Little Motor Sister; Pretty In the Morning; Whore; Doghouse; Devil Wind
Artists: Motor Sister
Personnel: Jim Wilson (vocals, guitar); Pearl Aday (vocals); Scott Ian (guitar); John Tempesta (drums).
Audio Mixer: Jay Ruston.
Recording information: Clear Lake Recording, North Hollyw...continue...