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Anaal Nathrakh – Endarkenment

"One of the best albums that I've listened to this year"

King Parrot – Holed Up in the Lair

Uncouth, moshy, and over-and-done with before you know it — yet strangely satisfying all the same.

Ancst – Summits of Despondency

Berlin’s ANCST play a near perfect fusion of black metal and crust punk. Their music is driven, unrelenting, explosive, abrasive, and full of hate....

Aborted Fetus – Pyramids of Damnation

Hefty new concept album from 20-year Russian death metal veterans Aborted Fetus, chock full of meaty riffs

Marilyn Manson – We Are Chaos

We Are Chaos is a really bad album, and the only reason people pretend otherwise is because Manson is a celebrity. If you got this album as a promo from an unknown artist, you'd (rightfully) say it's shit.

Sunken – Livslede

An ambitious and well-realized work.

Ov Shadows – I Djävulens Avbild

Though they're not treading any new ground, Ov Shadows deliver a powerful and horrendous kind of black metal

Sarpa – Solivagus

Joining the rarified ranks of black metal bands from Texas, the one-man project of Sarpa is the brain-child of David Baxter. With time spent...