2013 Releases

Stryper - No More Hell To Pay (Frontiers Records)

Put down those preconceptions and bang that head...
Release Date: 
4 Nov 2013 - 11:30pm

Quite simply, this is a magnificent album.

I Exist Release Lightning Curse Single

In Anticipation of an East Coast Tour...

I Exist have premiered a brand new track Lightning Curse taken from their forthcoming album From Darkness.

Albatross- The Kissing Flies (Transcending Obscurity)

Some fine traditional metal from India.

Albatross play a brand of traditional metal that, much like the B-movie horror stories they're inspired by, never really loses its appeal no matter how much time passes. 

Steve Von Till: The Crow Flies to Vinyl...

In a strictly limited issue, natch...

After resurrecting As The Crow Flies - the seminal debut solo outing from Neurosis' Steve Von Till, initially released in 2000, and brought back into print on CD in May of

Testament: Thrash Will Reign!

We Didn't Know How Long It Was Going To Last

Chuck Billy; the name has weight, the name has significance - combine this weight and significance with a band whose career has spanned and succeeded over the decades and you have

Godzilla Black - The Great Terror (Triple Jump Records)

What the fuck just happened?
Release Date: 
29 Sep 2013 - 11:30pm

As the final notes of The Blue Music (the final track on Godzilla Black's The Great Terror album) fade, I find myself rhetorically asking 'What just happened?' -

The Earls of Mars - The Earls of Mars (Candlelight Records)

Strangely strange...
Release Date: 
20 Oct 2013 - 11:30pm

In 1977 English psychedelic warlords Hawkwind produced an album called Quark, Strangeness and Charm.

Sinheresy- Paint the World (Bakerteam Records)

A fine display of European power...
Release Date: 
30 Sep 2013 (All day)

I consider myself something of a cheese connoisseur, I adore clean melodic vocals as much as I do the dirtiest death growl and mere mention of the words "symphonic" or "power" gets me hot under the

Claim the Throne - Forged in Flame (Prime Cuts)

Almost too much of a good thing...

Western Australian pagan/viking/folk/whatever we’re calling this genre this week metallists Claim the Throne are back!

Sight of Emptiness: Cost Rica's Finest on the March

Six men preparing to trust their instincts...

Costa Rica's finest musical export is ready to take on the world! Sight of Emptiness has been hard at work towards making an impact on the global metal scene since the release of <