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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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DC652 Low Things

  1. For The Broken: Low (from “For The Broken”, Kansas City, USA)
  2. Transcend: The Fall (from “Polymerase Chain”, UK)
  3. Idol of Fear: Circle of Vortices (from “All sights affixed, blazed”, Ontario, Canada, Asher)
  4. Mira: Monochromia (from “Three Pound Universe”, Russian Federation)
  5. Fallen to Flux: Alone (from “Piece by Piece”, London, UK)
  6. Kolony: Echoes (from “Sledge”, Montreal, Canada, Asher)
  7. Psycroptic: Echoes to Come (Tasmania, Prosthetic Records)
  8. Eschatos: Crusaders of Sodom (from “Hierophanies”, Riga, Latvia)
  9. Einherjer: Nord go Ner (from “Ov Oss, For Oss”, Norway, Century Media)
  10. Neurotech: The Act of Forgiveness (from “Infra Verses Ultra”, Slovenia)
  11. Circle of Reason: Silver Scene (Southampton, UK)
  12. Daveit Ferris: On The Wagon (from “A Taste of 365 Sparks”, Derry, Northen Ireland , Direct)
  13. Existential Animals: Vitreous Vale (from “Surrealith”,  Ohio,  USA)
  14. Horsehunter: Caged in Flesh (from “Caged in Flesh”, Melbourne, Australia)
  15. Gate of Horn: Djinn (from “The Fall of Samarkand”, New York, USA)
  16. Blodhemn: Veiten (from “H7″, Bergen, Norway)
  17. Mörti Viventi: Hell of Earth (from “The Day The Dead Returned”, UK)
  18. Fayne: Believers (from “The Queen of Kings”, Quebec, Canada, Asher)
  19. Conquer: A Worms Demise (Ontario, Canada)
  20. Dante: Monochrome (From “Monochrome”, Scotland)
  21. SSS: Shape of things to come (from “Limp.Gasp.Collapse”, Liverpool, Prosthetic Records)

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DC651 Bell Tolls The Old Ones

  1. Lord of Pagathorn: Old Bell Tolls (from “Nekros Philia”, Helsinki, Finland, Woodcut Records, Clawhammer)
  2. Einherjer: Nidstong (from “Ov Oss, For Oss”, Norway, Century Media)
  3. When Cities Sleep: Daydreamer (from “What Lies Lay Between Us”, Persistent Heart)
  4. Orange Goblin: Blood of Them (from “Back from The Abyss”, UK, Prosthetic Records)
  5. Hirondelle: The Secretary (from “From Ashes”, Bristol UK)
  6. Laugh at the Fakes: Cut To The Chase (from “Dethrone the Crown”, Toronto, Canada, Asher)
  7. Knight of The Round: FFVI Overture (from “South of Jidor”, Chicago, USA)
  8. Daveit Ferris: Blood (from “A Taste of 365 Sparks”, Derry, Northen Ireland , Direct)
  9. Fallen to Flux: Playing with Fire (from “Piece by Piece”, London, UK)
  10. For The Broken: Ain’t Nobody Innocent (from “For The Broken”, Kansas City, USA)
  11. Diamonds to Dust: Ashes to Ashes (from “Faith through Trials”, Persistent Heart, Manifest Records, NY, USA)
  12. Seven Deadly: From This Darkness (from “Obligation”, UK)
  13. Decimation: Supreme Wisdom of Blasphemy (from Reign of Ungodly Creation”, Comatose Records, Clawhammer) 9th December
  14. Azgard: Blind (from “Blind Single”, Ukraine)
  15. Idillicah: The Mask (from “Rebirth of The Future”, Calgary, Canada, Asher)
  16. Mira: Three Pound Universe (from “Three Pound Universe”, Russian Federation)
  17. Kolony: The Trial (from “Sledge”, Montreal, Canada, Asher)
  18. Void Symmetry: Using namespace Symmetry (from “Using namespace Symmetry”, Poland)
  19. Sarpedon: Dead Birds (from “Anomic Nation”, Inverse Records, Norway)
  20. Astrakhan: Cupid Fist (from “A Tapestry of Scabs and Skin”, War on Skin Records, Clawhammer, Vancouver, Canada)
  21. I am Giant: Razor Wire Reality (from “Science and Survival”, New Zealand/London, UK, Plastic Head)
  22. Transcend: Refuse/Resist (from “Polymerase Chain”, UK)
  23. Bloodstained Ground: The Old Ones (from “A Poem of Misery”, Czars of Cricket, Switzerland)

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DC650 Cosmik Exorcisms

  1. Frank Zappa: Cosmik Debris (from “Apostrophe”, Zappa Records, Prescription PR)
  2. Laugh at the Fakes: Not Like Me (from “Dethrone the Crown”, Toronto, Canada, Asher)
  3. Echovolt: In Deep Enough (from “Odds on the Underdog”, Spain)
  4. Frostlagte Måne: Snøskred (from “Summoning Blizzard”, Moscow, Russia)
  5. Skywalker: Survival (from “We Are Louder Than you 2.0″, Prague, Czech Republic)
  6. Anguish:  The Woven Shield (from “Mountain”, Sweden, Dark Descent Records, Clawhammer)
  7. The Kut: I Want You Maniac (UK)
  8. When Cities Sleep: Two Faced (from “What Lies Lay Between Us”, Persistent Heart)
  9. Orange Goblin: Heavy Lies The Crown (from “Back from The Abyss”, UK, Prosthetic Records)
  10. Einherjer: Nornene (from “Ov Oss, For Oss”, Norway, Century Media)
  11. Hirondelle: Shutter (from “From Ashes”, Bristol UK)
  12. Ophidius: Glory of The Dead (from “The Throat of The World”, New Jersey, USA)
  13. Karkaos: The Condemned (from “Empire”, Montreal, Canada, Asher)
  14. Subservience: Upheaval (from “Upheaval”, Brighton UK)
  15. Seth Ect : Warning (from “DiMethylTriptamine”, Dusseldorf, Germany)
  16. Knight of The Round: Heavy Mako (from “South of Jidor”, Chicago, USA)
  17. Daveit Ferris: This is You Captain Speaking (from “A Taste of 365 Sparks”, Derry, Northen Ireland , Direct)
  18. The Dreaming: Alone (from “Alone”, Los Angeles, USA, Metropolis Records)
  19. Idol of Fear: Circle of Vortices (from “All Sights Affixed, Ablaze”, Ontario, Canada, Asher)
  20. Bella Morte: Exorcisms (from “Exorcisms”, Charlottesville, USA)

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DC649 Domani of Trust

  1. Cleaver:Domani Si Muore (from “Leur Sauvage Pousée”, Italy)
  2. The New Jacobin Club: Angel MMXIV (from “Soldiers of Tha Mark”, Canada)
  3. Monolyth: My Redemption (from “Origin”, Portugal, Alien Mosh PR)
  4. Phosphene: Jekyll and Hyde (Chicago, USA)
  5. Echovolt: Underdog (from “Odds on the Underdog”, Spain)
  6. Dystopic: Perfect World (from “Dystopic”, Australia)
  7. Dream Circus: Make Believe (from “Land of Make Believe”, Fazendas de Almeirim, Portugal)
  8. Blind Race: Hypocrite (from “Come and Get It”, Toronto, Canada, Asher)
  9. Huldra: Black Tides (from “Black Tides”, Utah, USA)
  10. Karkaos: Depths of Madness (from “Empire”, Montreal, Canada, Asher)
  11. Beastmilk: Fragile Grip (Helsinki, Finland)
  12. Shiran: Remain (from “Warm Winter Day”, Israel, Clawhammer)
  13. Richie Ramone: I know better now (from “Something in my drink”, USA, Stampede)
  14. Perdition Winds: Temple within (from “Aura of Suffering”, Helsinki, Finland, Inverse Records)
  15. Evil Scarecrow: Enter the Knightmare (from “Galactic Hunt”, UK)
  16. Nero Di Marte: Pulsar (from “Derivae”, Italy, Prosthetic Records)
  17. Spawning Abhorrence: Bloated Reverence (from “The Cursed Earth”, Leeds, UK)
  18. Laugh at the Fakes: Killing Time (from “Dethrone the Crown”, Toronto, Canada, Asher)
  19. Kadinja: Henry Call Mash Yes (from “We Are Louder Than You 2.0″, Paris, France)
  20. Anguish: Stir up The Demon (from “Mountain”, Sweden, Dark Descent Records, Clawhammer)
  21. Hybrid Circle: Trial of Trust (Arrival on Titan)(from “A Matter of Faith”, Italy)

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