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DC662 Kill Car Syndrome

  1. Bitch Queens: Kill Your Friends (from “Kill Your Friends”, Basel, Switzerland)
  2. Valerian Swing: Spazio ( from “AURORA”, Italy, Small Pond Records)
  3. Joffel Project: Addicted (Helsinki, Finland)
  4. Caelestia: Mi Ultima Vida (from “Beneath Abyss”, Athens, Greece, Inverse Records)
  5. The Sanity Days: Satan’s Blood (from “Evil Beyond Belief”, USA, Candlelight Records) 23rd Feb
  6. Solefald: The Germanic Entity (from “World Metal, Kosmopolis Sud”, Norway, Indie Recordings)
  7. Steak Number Eight: The Sea is Dying (from “The Hutch”, Belgium) Touring with Prong in April
  8. Peur: Hollow Skies (from “Hollow Skies”, Manchester, UK, Bluesoap)
  9. Ash is a Robot: Sleep Paralysis (from “Sympathetic Vibration”, Portugal, Intune) Touring and of Feb UK
  10. Gehenna: Unravel (from “Unravel”, Stravanger, Norway, Indie Recordings) Touring this spring
  11. Cry Excess: The Public Enemy (from “Ambition is The Sh**”, Turin, Italy, Luxor Records, Persistent Heart)
  12. The Damned: Smash it Up (from “Another Live Album from The Damned”, UK, Southworld Records, Candlelight)
  13. Them County Bastardz: It’s Not Metal (from “Sick Daze”, USA, Asher)
  14. Jacob Messianic: Tied by The Hand (from “The Beginning”, Manchester, UK, CoffeeJingle Records)
  15. Lay Siege: Hollow Hands (from “hopeisnowhere”, Northampton, UK)
  16. Ade: The Endless Runaway (Rome. Italy)
  17. Bad Salad: Deep Roots (from “Puzzled”, Brazil)
  18. Orgasmic Victim: Clumps of Cat Masturbation (from “Pain of Ass Drilling”, Russia)
  19. Storms of Aeolus: Energy (Austria)
  20. Unearth The Kings: Night Hero (from “And Yet it Moves”, Tenbury Wells, UK)
  21. Seven Year Storm: Blue Car Syndrome (from “Aion I”, Vancouver, Canada, Asher)

 

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DC661 Go Thousand

  1. Gurd: Go For It (from “Fake”, Switzerland, Czar of Crickets)
  2. Free Ride: Hellride (Direct, Finland)
  3. Bio-cancer: Bulletproof (from “Tormenting The Innocent”, Greece, Candlelight)
  4. Bitch Queens: Bullseye Baby (from “Kill Your Friends”, Basel, Switzerland)
  5. Tripod: Devil Feeder (from “Devil Feeder”, Norway)
  6. Lykaion: Animals (from “Heavy Lullabies”, Rome, Italy)
  7. As Animal Eat My Insides: Swag in The Bag (from “Devoured”, Georgia, USA)
  8. Valerian Swing: Cancer Minor ( from “AURORA”, Italy, Small Pond Records)
  9. Vanity Draws Blood: Fractured (London, UK, Erin Large)
  10. Joffel Project: Back on the Road (Helsinki, Finland)
  11. Siegebreaker: Cold Black Eye (Single Release, Canada)
  12. Caelestia: Secret Rite (from “Beneath Abyss”, Athens, Greece, Inverse Records)
  13. Slaughter to Prevail: Crowned and Conquered (Russia, Deadlier)
  14. Putrid Offal: Premature Necropsy (from “Mature Necropsy”, Douchy-les-Mines, France, Kaotoxin Records, Clawhammer)
  15. Kolony: Monopoly (from “Sledge”, Montreal, Canada, Asher)
  16. In this Moment: Sick Like Me (from “Black Widow”, USA, Century Media)
  17. Solefald: Bububu Bad Beuys (from “World Metal, Kosmopolis Sud”, Norway, Indie Recordings)
  18. Ire Wolves: The Ascetic (from “The Ascetic”, Duluth, Montana, USA)
  19. Unrest: Drown (from “Grindcore”, NYC, USA, Unspeakable Axe Records, Clawhammer)
  20. Lay Siege: The Illusion of Choice (from “hopeisnowhere”, Northampton, UK)
  21. Seven Year Storm: Dyatlov (from “Aion I”, Vancouver, Canada, Asher)
  22. Their Dogs were Astronauts: Chapajuby (from “Earthkeeper”, Salzburg, Austria)
  23. Khaelys: A Thousand Things (from “Across the Ages”, Strasbourg, France)

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DC660 Done for Sound

  1. Exes for Eyes: Done for Good (from “Tongues like figure eights”, Toronto, Canada, Asher)
  2. Sata Kaskelottia: Ikuturso (from “Sata Kaskelottia”, Finland)
  3. Midnight Bullet: Burn (from “Lose My Face”, Inverse Records)
  4. Premortal Breath: Trapped (from “They”, Germany,  Direct)
  5. Gurd: White Death (from “Fake”, Switzerland, Czar of Crickets)
  6. Shredhead: Witness Hell (from “Death is Righteous”, Israel, Mighty Music, Clawhammer)
  7. Ethereal: Unholy Ungodly (from “Opus Atheneum”, Liverpool, UK, Candlelight Records)
  8. 3 Days from Dying: Str8 Jacket Memories (Single Release, Chicago, USA)
  9. Free Ride: Hold On (I’m Coming) (Direct, Finland)
  10. Rise of Dissension: Mend (Direct, Ontario, Canada)
  11. Bio-cancer: Tormenting The Innocent (from “Tormenting The Innocent”, Greece, Candlelight)
  12. Inharmonic: Consume All (from “Flesh Inferno”, Finland)
  13. Lykaion: I Don’t Love you anymore (from “Heavy Lullabies”, Rome, Italy)
  14. Bitch Queens: Again, Again, and Again (from “Kill Your Friends”, Basel, Switzerland)
  15. Tripod: Place (from “Devil Feeder”, Norway)
  16. Feed Her to The Sharks: The World is Yours (from “Fortitude, out  Feb 10th, Melbourne, Australia, Victory Records)
  17. The Cyon Project: Mr. Creosote (Single Release, Torino, Italy)
  18. Comeback Kid: Didn’t Even Mind (Manitoba, USA, Victory Records)
  19. The Sitting Bull and The Bullshitters: Giants (from “Still Undead”, Finland)
  20. Ara: Devourer of Worlds (from “Devourer of Worlds”, Milwaukee, USA)
  21. As Animal Eat My Insides: Daydreamer (from “Devoured”, Georgia, USA)
  22. Them County Bastardz: Drive By (from “Sick Daze”, Ontario, Canada)
  23. Profane and The Sacred: From the Top (from “From the Top”, UK)
  24. Lay Siege: A Fictional Sound (from “hopeisnowhere”, Northampton, UK)

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DC659 Cannonball Hünger

  1. Ascending Dawn: Cannonball (from “Coalesce”, London, UK)
  2. Sadai: Hasta que llega el Miedo (from “6Noches”, Spain, Jamendo)
  3. Marwood’s Fall: Restitution (from “Restitution”, Chicago, USA, Music Submit)
  4. Divine Disorder: The Serpent (from “Garden of Dystopia”, Kuwait)
  5. Brudywr: A Ghostly Place (from “Mellancholia”, Russia)
  6. Sata Kaskelottia: Jumalan ååni (from “Sata Kaskelottia”, Finland)
  7. Exes for Eyes: Tongues like figure eights (from “Tongues like figure eights”, Toronto, Canada, Asher)
  8. Midnight Bullet: Memories are Gone (from “Lose My Face”, Inverse Records)
  9. Premortal Breath: Pain (from “They”, Germany,  Direct)
  10. Profane and The Sacred: Words (from “From the Top”, London, Cargo Records, Stampede) Stoner – Album out in Feb
  11. Ronin: Living in The Dark (Single Release, Worcester, UK)
  12. The Beast Remade: Le Bestia Renace (from “Worship The Beast”, Mexico)
  13. Vagrond: Longing (from “Regret”, Australia)
  14. Autere: Carbon (from “Amal’l”, Inverse Records, Finland)
  15. Gurd: Fake (from “Fake”, Switzerland, Czar of Crickets)
  16. Arbitrator: Stillborn Bastard of the Nazarene (from “Indoctrination of Sacrilege”, Calgary, Canada, Asher)
  17. Posthum: To The Pits (from “The Black Northern Ritual”, Norway, Indie Recordings)
  18. Shredhead: Walk with The Dead (from “Death is Righteous”, Israel, Mighty Music, Clawhammer)
  19. The Lumberjack Feedback: Mein Gebush Hat Hünger (from “Noise in the Church”, Lille, France, Kaotoxin Records, Clawhammer)

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DC658 Carry Me Alive

  1. Marwood’s Fall: Carry Me (from “Restitution”, Chicago, USA, Music Submit)
  2. Autere: Lines (from “Amal’l”, Inverse Records, Finland)
  3. Beyond the State: Guilty(from “Calling for Freedom”, Anglesey, Wales)
  4. Daylight Robbery: Samarah Never Sleeps (from “Falling Back to Earth”, Birmingham, UK)
  5. Broken Links: I’ll Run Away (from “Divide/Restore”, Eastleigh, UK)
  6. EB11: Unexpected (from “Enjoy the Ride, InTune Records, Spain)
  7. Empires of Eden: Architect of Hope (from “Architect of Hope” out in February, Australia)
  8. Nitro: Uranium (Single Release, USA)
  9. Keepsake: Revival (from “Recollections”, Adelaide, Australia)
  10. We Are The Finale: The Honeymoon Phase (from “The Magic Show Act II”, Persistent Heart)
  11. Sadai: El La Piel Del Logo (from “6Noches”, Spain, Jamendo)
  12. Pigeon Lake: Epiphany (from “Tales of a Madman”, Oslo, Norway, Music Submit)
  13. Divine Disorder: Rusted Libra (from “Garden of Dystopia”, Kuwait)
  14. Desolate Shrine: We Dawn Anew (from “The Heart of the Netherworld”, Finland)
  15. All The Shelters: White Sun (from “Chasing Light”, Strasburg, France, Famined Records)
  16. Violent Hammer: Craving for Flest (from “More Victims”, Finland, Shadow Kingdom Records, Clawhammer)
  17. The Muted Pitch: Based on The Hate (from “NA”, Nova Scotia, Canada)
  18. Ethereal: Devouring The Forsaken (from “Opus Athereum”, Liverpool, UK, Candlelight Records)
  19. Ascending Dawn: Simplify (from “Coalesce”, London, UK)
  20. Ghost Bath: Contiuity (from “Funeral”, China)
  21. Inherit The Stars: Still Alive (from “Beyond The Beacons”, Sheffield UK, Ambicon Records)

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DC657 Suicide Alive

  1. Zero Down: Suicide Girl (from “No Limit to The Evil”, Minotauro Records, Clawhammer, Seattle, USA)
  2. Kouzin Bedlam: Never Come Home Again (from “Longing for The incomplete”, Inverse Records, Finland)
  3. Extinction Level Event: Entropy (Single Release, North Carolina, USA)
  4. Autere: Burn (from “Amal’l”, Inverse Records, Finland)
  5. Beyond the State: Lost Our Way (from “Calling for Freedom”, Anglesey, Wales)
  6. Kadinja: GLHF (Single Release, Paris, France)
  7. Broken Links: Submission (from “Divide/Restore”, Eastleigh, UK)
  8. Dear Sleeper: To Follow (Brighton, UK)
  9. Foreboding Ether: Deadline (from “Beyond Conjecture”, Margate, UK)
  10.  Divine Realm: Sentiments of Fear and Death (from “Beyond Conjecture”, USA
  11. White Mess: Let The Fire Burn (Single Release, Sheffield UK)
  12. River City: Twin Bridges (Single Release, Rotherham, UK)
  13. Dire Peril: Space Invaders (from “Queen of The Galaxy”, Sacramento, USA)
  14. EB11: Love You Now (from “Enjoy the Ride, InTune Records, Spain)
  15. Hateful Abandon: High Rise (from “Liars/Bastards”, Candlelight Records, UK)
  16. Counters: Disquiet (Single Release, Italy)
  17. Benedictum: Beast in the Field (from “Season of Tragedy”, USA)
  18. Los Trasgos Muertos: Fire in The Sky (from “Los Trasgos Muertos”, Manchester, UK)
  19. Syndrome of Fire: Run (from “Save me from Myself”, Nashville, USA)
  20. Through The Silence: Fallen (from “Debt of Words”, Portugal)
  21. Evyltyde: Chastity (from “Evyltyde”, London, UK)
  22. Rise of Dissension: Lord of The Damned (Ontario, Canada)
  23. Atlas with Atone: Alive Again (Bangor, Wales)

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DC656 Winter Wonderland

Another play of rock festive tunes.  Enjoy, and I’ll see you next year.
Featuring:

  1. Flyleaf: It Came Upon a Midnight Clear USA
  2. Beatallica: Happy Christmas (War is over) USA
  3. Twisted Sister with Lita Ford: I’ll be Home for Christmas USA
  4. Sentenced: Awaiting for Winter Frost Finland
  5. Vesperia: Sword Under the Winters Majesty Canada
  6. Drangorg: ! Wanna be Santa Claus Italy
  7. Scythia: Of Santa Canada
  8. Everclear: Santa Ana Wind USA
  9. Jordan Reyne: Song for Winter Solstice UK
  10. Nick Tann: Everybody’s home for Xmas, except me UK
  11. Pornorchard: This Holiday Season

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DC655 Best of 2014

  1. Skarlett Riot: Rock ‘n’ Roll Queen (Scunthorpe, UK, DC615)
  2. Ghost of War: We’re an American Band (from “Only Death is Real”, Pennsylvania, USA)
  3. Junius: Forgiving the Cleaning Meteor (from “Day of The Fallen Sun”, USA, Prosthetic Records)
  4. Babymetal: Give Me Chocolate (from “Baby Metal”, Japan)
  5. Plini: Rupture (from “I”, Australia)
  6. Collisions: We Know The Enemy (Brighton, UK)
  7. October File: I **** the Day (from “The Application of Loneliness…., UK, Candlelight)
  8. Idiom: Movement (from “Movement”, UK)
  9. Die So Fluid: Black Blizzard (from “The Opposites of Light”, UK/USA)
  10. Stitched Up Heart: Frankenstein (USA)
  11. The Sun Explodes: Serpentine (from “We Build Mountains”, USA)
  12. Marmosets: Why Do You Hate Me (UK, Roadrunner Records)
  13. Kvelertak: Kvelertak (from “Meir”, Norway, RoadRunner Records)
  14. Kirra: Forgive Me (Oklahoma, USA)
  15. A Higher Demise: All These Reasons (from “The Doctor will See You Now”, Bromley, UK)
  16. Inherit The Stars: Caught in The Crossfire (Sheffield, UK, Amplicon Records)
  17. Vault of Eagles: Spoonfed Dead (Kidderminster, UK)
  18. Devilment: Girl from Mystery Island (from, “The Great and Secret Show”, Suffolk, UK)
  19. Anup Shastry: Titan (from “Titan”, USA)
  20. Royal Blood: Come on Over (from “Royal Blood”, Brighton, UK)
  21. Sister Sin: Chaos Royale ( from “Black Lotus”, Germany, Victory Records)
  22. Flyleaf: Traitor (from “Between the Stars”, Texas USA, Pledge Music)
  23. Psychostick: Bruce Campbell (from “Revenge of The Vengeance”, USA, Asher)
  24. Shiran: Warm Winter Day (from “Warm Winter Day”, Israel, Clawhammer)
  25. I am Giant: Razor Wire Reality (from “Science & Survival”, UK)

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DC654 Hexencraft Desert

  1. Handel Und Gretyl: Hexencraft (from “Black Forest Metal”, USA, Metropolis Records)
  2. SSS: Crushed by Drudgery (from “Limp.Gasp.Collapse”, Liverpool, Prosthetic Records)
  3. Bornstellar: Self Destruct (from “Self Destruct”, North Carolina, USA)
  4. By The Patient: Omnivore (from “Gehenna”, Copenhagen, Denmark)
  5. Zero Down: Two Ton Hammer (from “No Limit to the Evil”, Seattle, USA)
  6. Jahoomha: Black Waves (from “Black Waves”, Stockholm Sweden)
  7. Operator: Heartless (from “Admission”, Florida USA)
  8. 6:33: Ego Fandango (from “Deadly Scenes”,  Paris, France, Kaotoxin Records, Clawhammer)
  9. White Arms of Athena: On the Edge (from “White Arms of Athena”, Texas, USA, Prosthetic Records)
  10. Bloodlash: In Gold & Blood Parts 1 & 2 (from “Drowning Amidst The Nebulae, Mexico, Inverse Records)
  11. Akhlys: Aratos
  12. Buried by Bears: Believe (UK)
  13. Spiralism: Gnosis (from “Chakras”, Helsinki, Finland)
  14. Cease: Humanity (from “Humanity EP”, Fresno, California, USA)
  15. Arbitrator: For That Which May Appease (from “Indoctrination of Sacrilege”, Calgary, Canada,  Asher)
  16. Old Thunder: …and Your Blood Shall Nourish This Oak (Connecticut, USA)
  17. Marijuanal: Strung Out  (from “Stoned Punk”, Italy,
  18. Kouzin Bedlam: The Accusation of Job (from “Longing for The Incomplete”, Finland, Inverse Records)
  19. Divine Realm: Neptunian Desert (from “Abyssal Light”, Canada)

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DC653 Stalked Black Forest

  1. Existential Animals: Stalked Vestige (from “Surrealith”,  Ohio,  USA)
  2. Mörti Viventi: The Day The Dead Returned (from “The Day The Dead Returned”, UK)
  3. Transcend: The Enemy within (from “Polymerase Chain”, UK)
  4. I am Giant: Death of You (from “Science and Survival, UK)
  5. Tom Fuller Band: Freedom (from “Freedom”, Chicago, USA)
  6. Buried by Bears: Game Over (UK)
  7. AvaGrace: Two Years (Kent, UK)
  8. Manilla Road: Out of the Abyss (from “Out of the Abyss”, USA)
  9. Velvetine: Last Night (Surrey, UK)
  10. fubear.: Lords of The Frail (from “Hopeless”, Jyväskylä Finland)
  11. SSS: Capacity Overload (from “Limp.Gasp.Collapse”, Liverpool, Prosthetic Records)
  12. Oslo Ess: Midnatt (from “Christmas Carnage”, Norway,  Indie Recordings)
  13. Nervochaos: Shadows of Destruction (from “The Art of Vengeance”, Brazil, Greyhaze Records, Clawhammer)
  14. Solefald: Songen: Vargen  (from “Christmas Carnage”, Norway, Indie Recordings)
  15. Extol: Sting of Death (from “Christmas Carnage”, Norway,  Indie Recordings)
  16. Deathbed Reunion: Bad Phase  (from “Christmas Carnage”, Norway,  Indie Recordings)
  17. Bornstellar: Wake The World (from “Self Destruct”, North Carolina, USA)
  18. Wayfarer: Children of The Iron Age (from “Children of The Iron Age, Colorado, USA, Prosthetic Records)
  19. By The Patient: Ruled by The Death (from “Gehenna”, Copenhagen, Denmark)
  20. To Be King: Fear Not (Single, Virginia, USA)
  21. Chronologist: Sky Garden (Single, Boston, USA)
  22. Zero Down: No Limit to the Evil (from “No Limit to the Evil”, Seattle, USA)
  23. Handel Und Gretyl: Black Forest Metal (from “Black Forest Metal”, USA, Metropolis Records)

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