EOY List Aggregate: 2015 New Music: Metal

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  1. Deafheaven: New Bermuda (Anti) {152}: AbP:9, Am_g:20, AV:*2, AY:23, BE:20, Blr:18, Bq:63, Crg:23, CS:21, Db:19, Df:17, Dr:95, DS:92, DVk:8, DW:46, Eb:11, Ero:17, FN:27, Gf_N:7, HB:13, Hi:8, IM:27, Is:20, K:29, LBF:+, LM:49, Ma:18, Mc:19, Mg:9, MH:14, Ms:12, NN:48, NR:25, Nu:6, Oo:38, Pf:26, Pf_m:1, Pf_r:16, PM:36, Pu:3, Rdx:40, Rev:3, RM:83, RSh:12, RY:24, S:12, S45:36, Sg:10, Sk:44, Spk:15, Spk_u:162, TM:11, Tr:2, UR:72, Vi:5, Yh:+; ad:+, am_m:+, bm:8, bv:*2, cmg:+, cs_m:9, dc:+, db:6, ew_m:8, ex_m:2, gd_m:2, gl:h, gp:+, io:1, la_r:2, lc_e:+, lt_m:20, lv_r:8, mi_r:6, ms_c:2, ms_g:9, ok:9, owl:+, pm_m:2, rfs:+, rrh:8, s_m:1, s_v:11, tr_m:1, utd:12 -- ADM:45, AM:23, AY:37, V:54-157-15, TH:*
  2. Iron Maiden: The Book of Souls (Parlophone) {63}: A_uk:44, AV:+, BA_m:19, BE:53, ClR:1, DaJ:19, Db:23, FB:17, G:39, K:2, Lt:49, MH:1, N:33, Pl:+, PM:55, Rev:7, RY:38, Si:14, Spk_u:52, Te:27, Vi:45; am_m:+, gd_m:9, gw:+, lt_m:11, lw_m:1, maf:+, mf_h:2, mi_n:1, opb:+, pm_m:2, r_m:20, s_m:17, se_d:+, se_p:9, tr_m:8, ucr:2 -- AY:149, V:179-47-4
  3. Faith No More: Sol Invictus (Ipecac/Reclemation) {62}: AV:*2, BE:87, Btz:27, ClR:2, CRW:5, Df:28, FL:31, Fp:61, Gf_D:18, K:6, Lt:32, MH:2, MO:25, NN:1, PN:+, Rev:6, Si:17, Sk:11, Sp:23, Te:2, Vi:3; am_m:+, gl:h, gw:+, lw_r:5, m:2, opb:+, pm_m:5, r_r:12, sq:2 -- AM:73, V:125-67-5
  4. Baroness: Purple (Abraxan Hymns) {57}: BE:80, Crg:55, Db:6, Df:32, DM:39, DVk:25, DW:50, FB:1, FN:14, K:16, Mc:24, MH:37, Ne:10, Pf_m:6, Pu:+, Rev:16, RS_A:48, Te:4, Vi:1, Yh:+; ew_m:1, gd_m:4, gw:+, io:3, lw_r:9, ms_c:1, ms_g:1, s_d:17 -- AY:68, V:117-70-8
  5. Ghost: Meliora (Loma Vista) {55}: BE:87, ClR:13, DaJ:6, Db:34, DM:47, Dv:23, DVk:16, FB:64, Gf_N:38, HB:35, K:20, Lt:21, Ne:4, NN:21, Od:30, Oo:20, Pl:+, Rev:2, RY:65, Si:10, Spk:17, Spk_u:40, Te:20, Vi:9; am:+, am_m:+, ew_m:7, gw:+, lt_m:2, lw_m:2, mi_r:15, pm_m:10, r_m:10 -- AM:81, V:104-80-8
  6. Prurient: Frozen Niagara Falls (Profound Lore -2CD) {51}: AV:*2, BA_m:16, Bk:1, Bw:10, C:41, CS:43, Db:33, Eb:77, Ero:25, F:33, Mc:31, Ne:14, NN:15, No:33, NR:34, Pf:+, Pf_m:12, PM:49, Qt:38, Rdx:44, RY:68, SA:19, Spk_u:91, Te:32, TMT:28; bm_x:12, cmg:*2, cs_m:6, dc:+, gd_o:1, om:+, pm_a:9, s_a:9, s_u:19 -- AY:70, V:108-78-9
  7. Tribulation: The Children of the Night (Century Media) {46}: BA_m:10, Db:2, Gf:10, MH:6, Pf_m:2, Ro:5, RY:75, Sg:24, Te:7, Tr:27, Vi:18; bv:+, ew_m:6, io:2, lw_m:3, maf:+, mi_f:+, mi_n:25, p_m:4, pm_m:4, s_m:6, tr_m:2 -- V:143-59-6
  8. Killing Joke: Pylon (Spinefarm) {39}: ClR:6, DaJ:4, Db:10, GTV:64, LW:6, MH:8, NN:7, Od:5, Si:13, Spk_u:88, SR:39, Te:3, TO:32, U:72; lt_m:6, mi_n:3, nz:+ -- V:133-63-6
  9. Napalm Death: Apex Predator/Easy Meat (Century Media) {38}: AV:+, BA_m:13, Db:25, DVk:30, Lt:46, Mc:4, MH:13, Ne:42, NN:24, Od:10, Pf_m:+, RY:77, Spk_u:134, Te:1; am_m:+, ex_m:10, io:4, lt_m:1, lw_m:15, mi_n:21, ms_c:8, pm_m:6 -- AY:18
  10. High on Fire: Luminiferous (EOne) {32}: AV:*2, BA_m:7, Db:4, FB:53, Hi:45, Ne:17, Pf_m:18, Spk_u:116, Te:28; am_m:+, cs_m:17, ew_m:5, gd_m:3, gw:+, io:12, lw_m:7, mi_r:17, ms_c:9, pm_m:9, s_m:12 -- AY:88, V:459-15-2
  11. Horrendous: Anareta (Dark Descent) {29}: Db:1, Ero:51, FB:+, Pf_m:9, RY:21, Sg:34, Spk:43, Spk_u:7, Te:24; cs_m:4, io:11, maf:+, ms_c:11, p_m:5, s_j:17, s_m:4, tr_m:7 -- V:246-30-4
  12. Mgla: Exercises in Futility (No Solace) {28}: C:72, Db:14, Gf:16, MH:15, N:40, NN:52, Noj:36, Pf_m:8, RY:10, Spk_u:37, Te:6; cs_m:25, gd_m:5, maf:+, mi_f:+, mi_n:23, p_m:+, s_m:7
  13. Myrkur: M (Relapse) {28}: BA_m:5, Db:28, FB:+, Gf:17, Gf_N:29, HB:50, K:19, MH:41, Noj:12, Pf_m:24, Te:17, Tr:32; am_m:+, mi_n:7, p_m:+, r_m:15, s_m:14, tr_m:4, vgm:+ -- V:327-24-3
  14. Failure: The Heart Is a Monster (InGrooves) {27}: ABC:7, Aq:1, Db:22, MH:31, NN:2, Pu:18, Spk_u:140; ew_m:10, gl:a, lw_r:13, mi_r:+, sq:5 -- V:191-42-4
  15. Paradise Lost: The Plague Within (Avalon) {25}: Db:3, DVk:50, MH:4, Noj:24, Od:15, Pf_m:14, RY:30, Si:16, Spk:29, Spk_u:36, Te:12; lt_m:9, lw_m:9, mi_r:12, ms_c:6
  16. Lamb of God: VII: Sturm und Drang (Epic) {24}: Cr:17, K:12, MH:9, Rev:1, Si:8, Yh:+; am_m:+, gw:+, lt_m:12, lw_m:11, ms_c:3, ms_g:7, se_p:7
  17. Motorhead: XXXX: Bad Magic (UDR) {23}: BA_m:11, ClR:14, DaJ:26, K:4, MH:16, Od:36, Rev:12, Si:18; am_m:+, gw:+, lt_m:15, maf:+, ucr:6 -- V:640-10-1, MT:*
  18. Sunn O))): Kannon (Southern Lord) {23}: Bk:22, Bw:2, CRW:50, DM:44, FB:+, LW:2, NN:28, Qt:19; av:+, bgc:20, dc:+, gd_m:6, jgk:3, vbb:+ -- V:289-26-3
  19. Between the Buried and Me: Coma Ecliptic (Metal Blade) {22}: HB:21, MH:21, PM:33, Rev:18; ad:+, am_m:+, ex_m:8, lw_m:6, mi_f:+, mi_r:1, ms_c:7, pm_k:1, pm_m:3, rrh:+ -- AY:167, V:579-12-1
  20. Panopticon: Autumn Eternal (Bind Rune/Nordvis) {22}: BE:63, Db:8, FB:+, FPE:89, Hi:1, Ne:34, Pf_m:3, RY:11, Spk_u:48; mi_n:12, vgm:+ -- V:579-12-1
  21. Amorphis: Under the Red Cloud (Nuclear Blast) {21}: FB:+, Od:1, RY:26, Spk:28, Spk_u:61, Te:11; lw_m:4, maf:+, mi_f:+, mi_n:9, mp:1, se_p:2
  22. Bell Witch: Four Phantoms (Profound Lore) {21}: C:75, CS:31, Ero:20, FB:+, K:43, Pf_m:3, PM:54, Te:44; av:+, cs_m:2, gd_m:1, s_m:3 -- V:160-52-6
  23. Slayer: Repentless (Nuclear Blast) {20}: Aq:18, DaJ:18, K:18, MH:11, NN:39, Pl:+, Rev:5, Yh:+; am_m:+, gw:+, lt_m:4, se_p:8
  24. Refused: Freedom (Epitaph) {19}: Aq:19, Db:15, Gf_N:31, K:40, Lt:39, MH:23, Mw:49, NN:9, Vi:14; ms_c:12, ms_g:2, sq:13 -- V:351-20-3
  25. Bosse-de-Nage: All Fours (Profound Lore) {18}: AV:+, BG:20, CRW:23, Db:21, Pf_m:13, Spk:36, Spk_u:128; g_o:9, io:7, mi_f:+, s_m:16, tr_m:3, tr_p:5 -- V:402-19-2
  26. Leviathan: Scar Sighted (Profound Lore) {16}: Db:16, HB:44, Hi:13, Ne:13, Pf_m:+, RY:78, Spk:38, Spk_u:51; am_m:+, gd_m:7, gw:+, lw_m:14, p_m:11
  27. Locrian: Infinite Dissolution (Relapse) {16}: AV:+, Bw:32, FPE:20, Pf_m:11, Plt:9; am_m:+, av:+, dc:+, io:5 -- AY:96, V:412-19-1
  28. VHOL: Deeper Than Sky (Profound Lore) {16}: DW:23, FB:+, Pf_m:16, Spk_u:118, Te:13; cs_m:18, mi_n:19, p_m:7, pm_m:7, r_m:5, s_m:5, tr_m:6 -- V:1170-5-1
  29. Cattle Decapitation: The Anthropocene Extinction (Metal Blade) {15}: Db:20, HB:47, MH:28, Ne:40, Od:6, RY:35, Spk_u:149; lw_m:12, mi_f:+, mi_r:7, ms_c:4 -- V:459-15-2
  30. Intronaut: The Direction of Last Things (Century Media) {15}: Db:24, HB:1, Spk:26, Spk_u:3; lw_m:10, mi_r:8, ms_c:5
  31. Wand: Golem (In the Red) {15}: FB:19, FN:35, LR:100, Pc:71, RM:19, RT:15, Rv:+, SR:43, U_jm:114; am_m:+, cpb:19, cs_m:16
  32. Enslaved: In Times (Nuclear Blast) {14}: BA_m:21, Db:37, HB:33, MH:27, Od:16, RY:37, Spk_u:96; am_m:+, lw_m:5, maf:+, mi_n:13 -- V:640-10-1
  33. False: Untitled (Gilead Media) {14}: AV:+, BG:7, Db:13, Pf_m:21, Spk_u:158; cs_m:5, hu:24, tr_m:9, vbb:+ -- V:284-27-2
  34. Graveyard: Innocence and Decadence (Nuclear Blast) {14}: Aq:14, ClR:38, FB:5, MH:38, Spk_u:62, TmR:38; lw_r:12, mf_f:13, mf_h:12 -- V:606-11-1
  35. Leprous: The Congregation (Inside Out) {14}: HB:2, Od:3, RY:18, Spk_u:156; lt_m:3, mi_f:+
  36. Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats: The Night Creeper (Rise Above) {14}: Db:27, Dv:31, FB:15, RY:72, Si:15, Te:36, Vi:27, Wat:34; mi_r:+, r_r:4 -- V:332-23-3
  37. Halestorm: Into the Wild Life (Atlantic) {13}: ClR:9, K:47, MH:26, Nc:39, Rev:9; lw_r:1, r_r:14
  38. My Dying Bride: Feel the Misery (Peaceville) {13}: DaJ:21, Db:17, Pf_m:+, RY:94, Te:9; am_m:+, maf:+, mi_n:28, r_m:14 -- V:459-15-2
  39. Satan: Atom by Atom (Listenable) {13}: Db:12, FB:+, MH:36, RY:27, Spk_u:90, Te:22; maf:+, p_m:8, r_m:1 -- V:626-10-2
  40. Torche: Restarter (Relapse) {13}: Aq:17, AV:+, DW:25, FB:40, Te:48, Vi:21; am_m:+, ew_m:9, ex_m:6, io:10, s_m:13 -- V:538-14-2
  41. Goatsnake: Black Age Blues (Southern Lord) {12}: FB:54, MH:47, NN:16, Ru:20, Te:10; am_m:+, sq:10 -- AY:106
  42. Krallice: Ygg Huur (self-released) {12}: BG:4, FJ:+, S:44; s_j:8, s_m:2, vbb:+, vhs:+ -- V:234-34-3
  43. Royal Thunder: Crooked Doors (Relapse) {12}: FB:6, MH:39, Te:14; lw_r:8, mf_f:7, mi_r:+, pm_r:8, rrh:+ -- V:192-42-3
  44. Windhand: Grief's Internal Flower (Relapse) {12}: CS:17, FB:+, Pf:m_25; cs_m:1, ex_m:5, p_m:10, tr_m:10 -- AY:81, V:640-10-1
  45. Arcturus: Arcturian (Prophecy Productions) {11}: HB:15, MH:34, Noj:7, Spk:22, Spk_u:161, Te:40; lw_m:18, mi_n:8
  46. Cult Leader: Lightless Walk (Deathwish) {11}: AV:+, Db:36, HB:18, Spk:30, Spk_u:64; ex_m:1, sq:17 -- V:355-20-2
  47. Lucifer: Lucifer I (Rise Above) {11}: Db:5, FB:83, MH:49, Noj:22, Te:18; mf_h:4
  48. Mutoid Man: Bleeder (Sargent House) {11}: Pf_m:+, Spk_u:85, Te:43, Vi:8; am_m:+, mi_f:+, opb:+, sq:12 -- V:225-35-3
  49. Soilwork: The Ride Majestic (Nuclear Blast) {11}: HB:20, Od:18, RY:79, Spk:44, Spk_u:41; lt_m:19, maf:+, mi_f:+, ms_c:14
  50. Ufomammut: Ecate (Neurot) {11}: FB:8, LW:84, Ru:16, Spk_u:126, Te:46; io:13, nz:+ -- V:1107-7-1
  51. Moonspell: Extinct (Napalm) {10}: Od:4; lt_m:13, mi_n:2, ms_g:11, vgm:+ -- V:543-14-1
  52. Khemmis: Absolution (20 Buck Spin) {9}: Db:9, FB:+, Pf_m:5, Spk_u:160
  53. Melechesh: Enki (Nuclear Blast) {9}: Od:11, Qt:67, RY:76, Spk_u:111, Te:16; mi_r:13, r_m:8
  54. Blind Guardian: Beyond the Red Mirror (Nuclear Blast) {8}: BA_m:18, Noj:31, Od:41, Pf_m:+, Pl:+; am_m:+, mp:6
  55. Cancer Bats: Searching for Zero (Metal Blade) {8}: Aq:8, Bq:56, K:28, MH:42, Od:25, Vi:31
  56. Dead to a Dying World: Litany (Gilead Media) {8}: AV:+, Db:30, Pf_m:7; npr:+, s_j:12, s_m:9
  57. Magic Circle: Journey Blind (20 Buck Spin) {8}: FB:3, Pf_m:+; cs_m:24, p_m:13 -- V:558-13-1
  58. Native Construct: Quiet World (Metal Blade) {8}: FB:+, HB:3, Spk_u:26; am_m:+, pm_k:10
  59. Nightwish: Endless Forms Most Beautiful (Nuclear Blast) {8}: ClR:27, MH:35; am_m:+, maf:+, mp:10, se_p:6, vgm:+ -- V:1107-7-1
  60. Parkway Drive: Ire (Epitaph) {8}: K:5, MH:12; maf:*2
  61. Periphery: Juggernaut: Alpha (Summerian) {8}: HB:10, Rev:10; gw:+, lw_m:16
  62. Trivium: Silence in the Snow (Roadrunner) {8}: BA_m:23, Noj:29, Od:46, Rev:17; am_m:+, gw:+, lt_m:14
  63. Fear Factory: Genexus (Nuclear Blast) {7}: MH:19, Od:23; maf:+, mi_f:+, mi_r:5
  64. Monolord: Vaenir (Riding Easy) {7}: FB:+, Hi:30, Pf:m:+; cs_m:12, ex_m:9, mf_h:19 -- V:388-20-1
  65. Tau Cross: Tau Cross (Relapse) {7}: BA_m:12, Te:8; mi_n:11 -- V:1170-5-1
  66. Tesseract: Polaris (Kscope) {7}: HB:29, MH:10; pm_k:7, vjc:+ -- V:640-10-1
  67. The Body/Thou: You, Whom I Have Always Hated/Released From Love (Thrill Jockey) {6}: Bw:75, Hi:48, Spk_u:46; am_m:+, s_m:8 -- AY:193
  68. Disturbed: Immortalized (Reprise) {6}: Rev:14; lt_m:8, lw_r:4, maf:+
  69. Enter Shikari: The Mindsweep (Hopeless) {6}: Bq:27, Crg:11, K:14 -- V:640-10-1
  70. Ghost Bath: Moonlover (Northern Silence) {6}: FB:+, FJ:+, Od:38; cs_m:22, mi_r:3
  71. Good Tiger: A Head Full of Moonlight () {6}: HB:4; ms_g:5
  72. Hate Eternal: Infernus (Seasons of Mist) {6}: BA_m:2, Db:26, MH:48
  73. Kylesa: Exhausting Fire (Seasons of Mist) {6}: FB:+, MH:44, Od:17; am_m:+, mi_n:29
  74. : (Terratur Possessions) {6}: N:9, RY:92, Spk_u:55; maf:+
  75. Obsequiae: Aria of Vernal Tombs (20 Buck Spin) {6}: Pf_m:22, Spk_u:165; cs_m:11, s_m:11, vgm:+ -- V:1135-6-1
  76. Pissgrave: Suicide Euphoria (Profound Lore) {6}: CRW:47, Ne:50, Pf_m:+, Qt:100, Te:35 -- V:459-15-2
  77. Vastum: Hole Below (20 Buck Spin) {6}: Pf_m:19; p_m:2, s_m:19 -- V:311-25-2
  78. Vattnet Viskar: Settler (Century Media) {6}: HB:28, Pf_m:+; cs_m:20, mi_f:+, tr_m:5
  79. Visigoth: The Revenant King (Metal Blade) {6}: BA_m:8; am_m:+, p_m:+, r_m:13
  80. Wrekmeister Harmonies: Night of Your Ascension (Thrill Jockey) {6}: Bw:88, MO:45, Pf_m:+, ; cs_m:8, p_m:9 -- AY:115
  81. Arstidir Lifsins: Aldafodr Ok Munka Drottinn (Van) {5}: mi_n:+, p_m:1 -- V:499-15-1
  82. August Burns Red: Found in Far Away Places (Fearless) {5}: Bq:97, HB:49, Spk_u:132; am_m:+, maf:+
  83. Author & Punisher: Melk En Honing (Housecore) {5}: AV:*2, Db:39, NN:38 -- V:1170-5-1
  84. Bullet for My Valentine: Venom (RCA) {5}: Bq:80, K:50, Rev:19; maf:+
  85. Chaos Echoes: Transient (Nuclear War Now!) {5}: BA_m:3, Mon:41
  86. Christian Mistress: To Your Death (Relapse) {5}: FB:2 -- V:543-14-1
  87. Crypt Sermon: Out of the Garden (Dark Descent) {5}: Db:31, Pf_m:+; io:14, lw_m:13, r_m:18
  88. Eagles of Death Metal: Zipper Down (T-Boy) {5}: Cr:14, FB:+, Yh:*2
  89. Grave Pleasures: Dreamcrash (Columbia) {5}: FB:18, MH:20, Vi:49
  90. Hey Colossus: In Black and Gold (Rocket) {5}: FB:+; sq:1, w_a:6
  91. Horisont: Odyssey (Rise Above) {5}: FB:30; mf_h:7, p_m:3 -- V:499-15-1
  92. Kowloon Walled City: Grievances () {5}: Pf_m:17, Spk_u:56; vbb:+ -- V:222-36-3
  93. Mastery: Valis (The Flenser) {5}: Ero:18, Pf_m:+; hu:5
  94. Noisem: Blossoming Decay (A389) {5}: Db:18, Pf_m:23; io:8 -- V:459-15-2
  95. Pinkish Black: Bottom of the Morning (Relapse) {5}: FB:+, Pf_m:20; sq:19 -- V:388-20-1
  96. Rosetta: Quintessential Ephemera (self-released) {5}: AD:9, Spk_u:144; ad:+
  97. Shape of Despair: Monotony Fields (Season of Mist) {5}: Db:38, MH:29, RY:64, Spk_u:19
  98. Sigh: Graveward () {5}: Pf_m:+, Te:15; m_r:16, mi_n:26
  99. Skepticism: Ordeal (Svart) {5}: Db:7, Pf_m:15
  100. Swallow the Sun: Songs From the North I II & III (Sony) {5}: Db:32, FB:+, Spk_u:50; am_m:+, mp:8
  101. Sweat Lodge: Talismana (Ripple Music) {5}: FB:+; cs_m:23, mf_h:1
  102. Luca Turilli's Rhapsody: Prometheus: Symphonia Ignis Divinus (Nuclear Blast) {5}: BA_m:1
  103. Vision of Disorder: Razed to the Ground (Candlelight) {5}: NN:5; ms_c:10
  104. Avatarium: The Girl With the Raven Mask (Metalville) {4}: FB:28, RY:29; lt_m:17, mf_h:8
  105. Black Breath: Slaves Beyond Death (Southern Lord) {4}: AV:+, Te:38; ew_m:4
  106. The Black Dahlia Murder: Abysmal (Metal Blade) {4}: BA_m:20, HB:43, ; am_m:+
  107. Black Star Riders: The Killer Instinct (Nuclear Blast) {4}: ClR:22; gw:+, vhs:+ -- V:640-10-1
  108. Carousel: 2113 (Tee Pee) {4}: FB:85; ppg:10, vsm:+ -- V:1107-7-1
  109. Cave of Swimmers: Reflection () {4}: r_m:4, vjo:+ -- V:311-25-2
  110. Cradle of Filth: Hammer of the Witches (Nuclear Blast) {4}: DaJ:20; am_m:+, lw_m:17
  111. Cruciamentum: Charnel Passages (Profound Lore) {4}: Db:40, Pf_m:+, Spk_u:117, Te:50
  112. Dodheimsgard: A Umbra Omega (Peaceville) {4}: Spk_u:107, Te:23; maf:+ -- V:188-45-2
  113. Hey Colossus: Radio Static High (Rocket) {4}: NN:53, Qt:28; sq:6, w_a:10
  114. Huntress: Static (Napalm) {4}: BA_m:4
  115. Kamelot: Haven (Napalm) {4}: Od:13; am_m:+, mp:7
  116. Keep of Kalessin: Epistemology () {4}: Od:8; mi_f:+
  117. Nile: What Should Not Be Unearthed (Nuclear Blast) {4}: Od:33; ew_m:+, lt_m:23, maf:+
  118. Pentagram: Curious Volume (Peaceville) {4}: FB:+, MH:33; mf_h:10 -- V:640-10-1
  119. Pyramids: A Northern Meadow (Profound Lore) {4}: Pf_m:+; jgg:+, ms_g:14 -- V:640-10-1
  120. Queensryche: Condition Human (Century Media) {4}: Spk:33; lw_m:8, se_p:4
  121. RAM: Svbversvm (Metal Blade) {4}: FB:+; mi_n:24, p_m:+ -- V:1170-5-1
  122. Revenge: Behold.Total.Rejection () {4}: Pf_m:+, Te:26; vhs:+ -- V:640-10-1
  123. Shining: International Blackjazz Society (Spinefarm) {4}: FB:+; am_m:+, mi_f:+, mi_r:9
  124. Sumac: The Deal (Profound Lore) {4}: FB:+; cs_m:21, vbb:+ -- V:640-10-1
  125. Tempel: The Moon Lit Our Path (Prosthetic) {4}: AV:*2, RY:96, Spk_u:143
  126. Weedpecker: II (Weedpecker) {4}: FB:75; mf_f:3, mf_h:14
  127. Wildlights: Wildlights (Season of Mist) {4}: Vi:6 -- V:267-30-1
  128. Yellow Eyes: Sick With Bloom (Gilead Media) {4}: BG:19, Pf_m:+; cs_m:7
  129. Ad Nauseam: Nihil Quam Vacuitas Ordinatum Est (Lavadome Productions) {3}: BA_m:14, Spk_u:76
  130. Apparatus: Apparatus (self-released) {3}: BA_m:6
  131. Augustine Azul: EP () {3}: mf_f:1
  132. Brothers of the Sonic Cloth: Brothers of the Sonic Cloth (Neurot) {3}: Gf:19, NN:29
  133. Disenchanter: Strange Creations (self-released) {3}: FB:+; mf_h:11, p_m:+
  134. Enforcer: From Beyond (Nuclear Blast) {3}: FB:+, Od:32, Te:34
  135. Ensiferum: One Man Army (Metalblade) {3}: Od:12; maf:+
  136. Garden of Worm: Idle Stones (Svart) {3}: AV:+, Pf_m:+; maf:+
  137. InAeona: Force Rise the Sun (Prosthetic) {3}: Pf_m:+; ms_g:3
  138. Kadavar: Berlin (Nuclear Blast) {3}: FB:32, Wat:29, cs_m:10
  139. Kampfar: Profan (Indie) {3}: maf:+, mi_n:4
  140. Kataklysm: Of Ghosts & Gods (Nuclear Blast) {3}: Od:29; maf:+, mi_r:14
  141. Kill West: Smoke Beach (Crang) {3}: FB:94; cs_m:14, jgg:+
  142. Lost Soul: Atlantis: The New Beginning (Apostasy) {3}: BA_m:9
  143. Marduk: Frontschwein (Century Media) {3}: Pl:+; lt_m:25, maf:+
  144. Poison Idea: Confuse and Conquer (Southern Lord) {3}: Pf_m:+, Te:37; am_m:+
  145. Psycroptic: Psycroptic (Prosthetic) {3}: mi_r:4, ms_c:13
  146. Red Death: Permanent Exile () {3}: gg:+, io:15 -- V:640-10-1
  147. RotoR: Funf (Nois-o-lution) {3}: FB:+; mf_f:5
  148. Sarpanitum: Blessed Be My Brothers . . . (Willowtip) {3}: Db:11, Spk_u:146
  149. Shining: IX: Everyone Everything Everywhere Ends (Season of Mist) {3}: Od:39; lt_m:18, maf:+
  150. Therapy?: Disquiet (Amazing) {3}: MH:25, NN:26, Te:42
  151. Thy Art Is Murder: Holy War (Nuclear Blast) {3}: Crg:73, MH:40; mi_r:20
  152. Thy Catafalque: Sgurr (Season of Mist) {3}: FB:+, RY:43, Spk_u:115
  153. With the Dead: With the Dead (Dead On) {3}: Db:29, Spk_u:180, Te:49
  154. Abyssal: Antikatastaseis () {2}: Spk_u:136, Te:29
  155. Acid King: Middle of Nowhere Centre of Everywhere (Svart) {2}: FB:+; maf:+
  156. Ahab: The Boats of the Glen Carrig (Napalm) {2}: MH:30 -- V:640-10-1
  157. Alustrium: A Tunnel to Eden (self-released) {2}: Spk_u:12
  158. Antimatter: The Judas Table () {2}: mi_n:5
  159. The Armed: Untitled (No Rest Until Ruin) {2}: AV:+; mi_f:+
  160. Armored Saint: Win Hands Down () {2}: se_p:5
  161. The Atomic Bitchwax: Gravitron (Tee Pee) {2}: FB:+; mf_f:18
  162. Barren Earth: On Lonely Towers (Century Media) {2}: maf:+, mi_f:+
  163. Battle Beast: Unholy Saviour (Nuclear Blast) {2}: Od:42; maf:+
  164. Big Brave: Au De La (Southern Lord) {2}: DaM:25; ny_r:8
  165. Birds in Row: Personal War () {2}: gd_m:10 -- V:606-11-1
  166. Black Cilice: Mysteries (Iron Bonehead) {2}: Pf_m:+; s_m:15
  167. Black Fast: Terms of Surrender (EOne) {2}: Pf_m:+, Spk_u:141
  168. Black Space Riders: Refugeeum () {2}: FB:+; r_m:6
  169. The Black Wizards: Lake of Fire (Raging Planet) {2}: FB:+; mf_f:17
  170. Blues Pills: Blues Pills Live (import) {2}: FB:+, RY:46
  171. Children of Bodom: I Worship Chaos (Nuclear Blast) {2}: am_m:+, maf:+
  172. Cigale: Cigale () {2}: mf_f:4
  173. Corrections House: How to Carry a Whip () {2}: Od:26, Te:30
  174. Crossfaith: Xeno (Razor & Tie) {2}: K:35; am_m:+
  175. Death Alley: Black Magick Boogieland (Tee Pee) {2}: FB:+; p_m:+
  176. Death Hawks: Sun Future Moon (Svart) {2}: FB:+; maf:+
  177. Diablo: Silver Horizon (Sakara) {2}: lt_m:5
  178. Draconian: Sovran () {2}: mp:3
  179. Dragged Into Sunlight/Gnaw Their Tongues: NV (Prosthetic) {2}: ex_m:4
  180. Ecstatic Vision: Sonic Praise (Relapse) {2}: FB:+; maf:+
  181. Flight: Flight (Bad Omen) {2}: FB:+; mf_h:9
  182. Fuck the Facts: Desire Will Rot (Noise Salvation) {2}: Pf_m:+; ex_m:7
  183. Full of Hell: Full of Hell & Merzbow (Profound Lore, 2CD) {2}: BA_m:17
  184. Yuri Gagarin: At the Center of All Infinity () {2}: mf_h:5
  185. Geezer/Borracho: The Second Coming of Heavy Chapter One () {2}: mf_h:3
  186. God Mother: Maktbehov (Violent Groove) {2}: Pf_m:+; lw_m:19
  187. Gorgoroth: Instinctus Bestialis (Soulseller) {2}: maf:*2
  188. Gruesome: Savage Land (Relapse) {2}: NN:33, Te:25
  189. Helrunar: Niederkunfft () {2}: mi_n:18, r_m:9
  190. Jute Gyte: Ship of Theseus (Jeshimoth Entertainment) {2}: Pf_m:+, Qt:90
  191. King Heavy: King Heavy () {2}: r_m:2
  192. Jorn Lande and Trond Holter: Dracula: Swing of Death () {2}: mp:4
  193. Loma Prieta: Self Portrait (Deathwish) {2}: Crg:90; io:6
  194. Mondo Drag: Mondo Drag (Kozmik Artifactz) {2}: FB:71; cs_m:19
  195. Neal Morse Band: The Grand Experiment (Metal Blade) {2}: Pl:+; pm_k:9
  196. Mother Engine: Absturz (Gebruder Schall) {2}: FB:63; mf_f:
  197. Nechochwen: Heart of Akamon (Bindrune) {2}: maf:+, mi_n:15
  198. Night Demon: Curse of the Damned () {2}: FB:+; r_m:12
  199. Nightfell: Darkness Evermore (20 Buck Spin) {2}: AV:+; p_m:6
  200. Northlane: Node (Rise) {2}: Crg:81; ad:+
  201. Papa Roach: FEAR (Eleven Seven) {2}: Bq:95; lw_r:20
  202. Pro-Pain: Voice of Rebellion (Steamhammer) {2}: lt_m:24, se_p:10
  203. The Resistance: Torture Tactics () {2}: ew_m:3
  204. Sergeant Thunderhoof: Ride of the Hoof (self-released) {2}: FB:89; mf_h:18
  205. Solefald: World Metal: Kosmpolis Sud () {2}: Te:47; mi_n:10
  206. Sorcerer: In the Shadow of the Inverted Cross (Metal Blade) {2}: FB:+; am_m:+
  207. Spectral Wound: Terra Nullius (Media Tree) {2}: s_j:19, s_m:20
  208. Stearica: Fertile (Monotreme, 2CD) {2}: BA_m:15
  209. Sulphur Aeon: Gateway to the Antisphere (import) {2}: RY:91 -- V:640-10-1
  210. Svalbard: One Day All This Will End (Holy Roar) {2}: MH:45; mi_f:+
  211. Sylosis: Dormant Heart () {2}: Od:43; mi_r:11
  212. Trixter: Human Era () {2}: r_m:3
  213. Tsjuder: Anti Liv (Season of Mist) {2}: maf:+, mi_n:16
  214. Uniform: Perfect World (Alter) {2}: Pf_m:+; s_a:19
  215. Valkyrie: Shadows (Relapse) {2}: FB:29 -- V:428-17-2
  216. Veil of Maya: Matriarch () {2}: ap_u:+, ms_g:12
  217. Vola: Inmazes (self-released) {2}: Spk_u:138; ad:+
  218. Vreid: Solverv (Indie) {2}: maf:+, mi_n:30
  219. WASP: Golgotha (Napalm) {2}: ClR:31; lt_m:10
  220. Wilderun: Sleep at the Edge of the Earth (self-released) {2}: Spk_u:98; maf:+
  221. Wilson: Right to Rise (Razor & Tie) {2}: ClR:33, TmR:33
  222. Witchskull: The Vast Electric Dark (Witchskull) {2}: FB:57; mf_f:19
  223. With the Dead: With the Dead (Rise Above)) {2}: FB:+; mf_h:15
  224. 3rd Attempt: Born in Thorns (Dark Essence) {1}: maf:+
  225. 4 Cienagas: Cuatro Cienagas () {1}: mf_h:17
  226. Alesana: Confessions () {1}: ap_u:+
  227. All That Remains: The Order of Things (Razor & Tie) {1}: Od:35
  228. Alpha Tiger: iDentity (Steamhammer) {1}: BA_m:25
  229. Amiensus: Ascension (self-released) {1}: ms_g:6
  230. Ampacity: Superluminal () {1}: mf_h -- 13
  231. Ancient Rites: Laguz () {1}: mi_n:6
  232. Antigama: The Insolent (Code 7/Selfmadegod) {1}: BA_m:22
  233. Apocalyptica: Shadowmaker (Better Noise/Eleven Seven Music) {1}: maf:+
  234. Ares Kingdom: The Unburial Dead () {1}: Te:41
  235. Balam: Days of Old (self-released) {1}: FB:+
  236. Battlecross: Rise to Power (Metal Blade) {1}: am_m:+
  237. Bio-Cancer: Tormenting the Innocent (Plastic Head) {1}: lt_m:22
  238. Blackout: Blackout (RidingEasy) {1}: FB:+
  239. Chrch: Unanswered Hymns (Transylvanian/Battleground) {1}: FB:+
  240. Chunk! No Captain Chunk!: Get Lost Find Yourself () {1}: ap_u:+
  241. Clouds Taste Satanic: Your Doom Has Come (Kinda Like) {1}: FB:+
  242. Corsair: One Eyed Horse (Shadow Kingdom) {1}: FB:+
  243. CROWN: Natron (Candlelight) {1}: NN:25
  244. Dark Quarterer: Ithaca (Metal on Metal) {1}: FB:+
  245. Dark Tribe: The Modern Age (Scarlet) {1}: maf:+
  246. Datura4: Demon Blues (Alive Naturalsound) {1}: FB:+
  247. Dead Temple: Cult of Acid (PRC) {1}: FB:+
  248. Demon Lung: A Dracula (Candlelight) {1}: FB:+
  249. Dhampyr: Oceanclots (Acephale Winter) {1}: Pf_m:+
  250. DoctoR DooM: This Seed We Have Sown (Ripple) {1}: FB:+
  251. Eskimo Callboy: Crystals () {1}: ap_u:+
  252. Eye of Nix: Moros (Belief Mower) {1}: p_m:12
  253. Get Scared: Demons () {1}: ap_u:+
  254. Goya: Obelisk () {1}: mf_h:16
  255. Harlott: Proliferation (Metalblade) {1}: maf:+
  256. Harrow: Fallow Fields (Broken Limbs) {1}: Pf_m:+
  257. The Heavy Minds: Treasure Coast () {1}: mf_f:10
  258. Heidevolk: Velua () {1}: r_m:19
  259. Helloween: My God-Given Right (Nuclear Blast) {1}: Noj:40
  260. He Whose Ox Is Gored: The Camel the Lion the Child (Bleeding Light) {1}: Pf_m:+
  261. Holy Serpent: Holy Serpent (RidingEasy) {1}: FB:+
  262. Hundreth: Free () {1}: ap_u:+
  263. Ironsword: None but the Brave (Shadow Kingdom) {1}: FB:+
  264. Danko Jones: Fire Music (Caroline) {1}: MH:32
  265. Killer Boogie: Detroit () {1}: mf_f:15
  266. Krisiun: Forged in Fury (Century Media) {1}: BA_m:24
  267. Kult of the Wizard: The White Wizard () {1}: mf_h:20
  268. Lindemann: Skills in Pills (Warner Bros) {1}: am_m:+
  269. Lluvia: Eternidad Solemne (Graysun) {1}: cs_m:15
  270. Lodges: See God (Closed Door) {1}: NN:32
  271. Lord Dying: Poisoned Altars (Relapse) {1}: am_m:+
  272. Lord Fist: Green Eyleen (Ektro) {1}: FB:+
  273. LORD: What Tomorrow Brings (Dominus) {1}: maf:+
  274. LOTION: Digital Control and Man's Obsolescence (La Vida Es Un Mus Discos/Toxic State) {1}: Pf_m:+
  275. Lychgate: An Antidote for the Glass Pill () {1}: mi_n:20
  276. Macabre Omen: Gods of War - At War (Van) {1}: MH:50
  277. The Machine: Offblast! () {1}: mf_f:12
  278. Magister Templi: Into Duat () {1}: r_m:7
  279. Malevolent Creation: Deadmans Path (Century Media) {1}: maf:+
  280. Malthusian: Below the Hengiform (Invictus Productions) {1}: maf:+
  281. Mamaleek: Via Dolorosa () {1}: gd_m:8
  282. Manegarm: Manegarm () {1}: mi_n:27
  283. Maruta: Remain Dystopian (Relapse) {1}: Pf_m:+
  284. Metal Allegiance: Metal Allegiance () {1}: gw:+
  285. Minsk: The Crash and the Draw (Relapse) {1}: ad:+
  286. Mirror: Mirror (Metal Blade) {1}: FB:38
  287. Mono/The Ocean: Transcendental (Pelagic) {1}: am_m:+
  288. Moon Curse: Spirit Remains (Kozmik Artifactz) {1}: FB:+
  289. Morbid Vomit: Doctrine of Violence () {1}: mi_f:+
  290. Mortalicum: Eyes of the Demon (Metal on Metal) {1}: FB:+
  291. New Years Day: Malevolence (Another Century) {1}: K:37
  292. Nostalgie Depression: Ahora Que La Luz Se Ha Ido . . . (Depressive Illusions/Amenti) {1}: Pf_m:+
  293. Orpheus Omega: Partum Vita Mortem (Kolony) {1}: maf:+
  294. Pombagira: Flesh Throne Press (Svart) {1}: Pf_m:+
  295. Powder for Pigeons: Washed Dried Brain Fried () {1}: mf_f:6
  296. Pyogenesis: A Century in the Curse of Time (AFM) {1}: lt_m:7
  297. Pyrrhon: Growth Without End (Selfmadegod/Handshake -EP) {1}: Pf_m:+
  298. Raised Fist: From the North (Epitaph) {1}: am_m:+
  299. Raven: ExtermiNation () {1}: r_m:17
  300. Recitation: Carrion (Indisciplinarian) {1}: AV:+
  301. Relentless: Night Terrors (Do or Die) {1}: FB:+
  302. Rise of Avernus: (Code666) {1}: maf:+
  303. Sabbath Assembly: Sabbath Assembly (Svart) {1}: maf:+
  304. Satan's Satyrs: Don't Deliver Us (Bad Omen) {1}: FB:+
  305. Satan's Wrath: Die Evil (Metal Blade) {1}: p_m:+
  306. Saviours: Palace of Vision (Listenable) {1}: FB:+
  307. Scythian: Hubris in Excelsis (Hells Headbangers) {1}: maf:+
  308. Secrets of the Moon: Sun () {1}: mi_n:14
  309. Secrets of the Sky: Pathway (Metal Blade) {1}: am_m:+
  310. Sect Pig: Self Reversed (Nuclear War Now! -EP) {1}: Pf_m:+
  311. Serious Beak: Ankaa (Art as Catharsis) {1}: maf:+
  312. Shepherd: Stereolithic Riffalocalypse (self-released) {1}: FB:+
  313. The Shrine: Rare Breed () {1}: mf_f:8
  314. Silent Knight: Conquer and Command (self-released) {1}: maf:+
  315. Skindred: Volume (Napalm) {1}: am_m:+
  316. Skyforger: Senprusija () {1}: mi_n:17
  317. A Skylit Drive: ASD (Tragic Hero) {1}: ms_g:15
  318. Sonic Medusa: The Sunset Soundhouse Tapes (Ripple) {1}: FB:+
  319. Soulfly: Archangel (Nuclear Blast) {1}: MH:24
  320. Spectral Voice: Necrotic Doom (self-released) {1}: Db:35
  321. Subsignal: The Beacons of Somewhere Sometime (Goldencore) {1}: lt_m:21
  322. Sworn In: The Lovers/The Devil () {1}: ap_u:+
  323. Teenage Time Killers: Greatest Hits Vol 1 (Rise) {1}: am_m:+
  324. Thornesbreed: GTRD (Art of Propaganda) {1}: maf:+
  325. Tombstones: Vargariis (Soulseller) {1}: FB:+
  326. Tremonti: Cauterize (Fret12) {1}: MH:46
  327. Trepalium: Damballa's Voodoo Doll (Klonosphere) {1}: lt_m:16
  328. Ugly Kid Joe: Uglier Than They Used Ta Be (Metalville) {1}: NN:51
  329. Undersmile: Anhedonia () {1}: Te:45
  330. Ur Draugr: With Hunger Undying (Aeternitas Tenebrarum Musicate Fundamentum) {1}: maf:+
  331. Vinnum Sabbathi/Bar De Monjas: Fuzzonaut Split () {1}: mf_h:6
  332. The Vintage Caravan: Arrival (Nuclear Blast) {1}: FB:+
  333. Wearing Scars: A Thousand Words (Candyman) {1}: maf:+
  334. Abigail Williams: The Accuser (Candlelight) {1}: am_m:+
  335. Yautja: Songs of Lament (Forcefield) {1}: AV:+
  336. Morbid Tales! A Tribute to Celtic Frost (Corpse Flower) {1}: Pf_m:+

Notes

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