For years, going Phishin' had become an exercise in catch and release. The band proved this year, however, that there are still some keepers lurking under the surface. Cast your nets.

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2013: On The Road Again
01 Twist (11/1/13)
02 Tweezer (7/31/13)
03 Carini (10/18/13)
04 Chalk Dust Torture (8/31/13)
05 On The Road Again (8/31/13)
06 Tweezer Reprise (8/31/13)



The Crown are the kings of deathrash and this Barking Chicken Production will crush your skull.

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The Crown - Deathexplosion
01 Godless
02 Angels Die
03 The Serpent Garden04 In Bitterness And Sorrow
05 At The End
06 Black Lightning
07 The Poison
08 Deathexplosion
09 Back From The Grave
10 Total Satan
11 Crowned In Terror
12 Drugged Unholy
13 The Speed Of Darkness
14 Face Of Destruction - Deep Hit Of Death
15 Deliverance
16 Are You Morbid?



It's like homemade chicken soup that warms the chill and heals the ill. This collection of songs is based on the belief that tales of horror and anguish can nourish us to the bone and heal the cynicism in our hearts. Flavored with a heavy dose of thrash and melodic death metal, most every riff seeps in deeply. It's hard not to bang your head violently, feeling thrilled to have been touched by this special brand of darkness. Punishing the ears since 1997, Cleveland’s Soulless are the best band you’re not listening to. Do we have to spoon feed you?

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Soulless - Chicken Soup For The Soulless
01 Serpent Reaper
02 As Darkness Dawns
03 Suffer the Fallen
04 The Fleet of Fury
05 Devilish
06 The Soulscythe
07 The Price of Life
08 Bleed You Dry
09 To The Death
10 Agonies
11 Betray the Light
12 Deadly Sins
13 Death’s Icy Grip
14 Burnt Earth



Daniel Davies is the son of Kinks guitarist Dave Davies. Karma To Burn is noted for being a mostly instrumental band, however K2B’s 2010 album ‘Appalachian Incantation’ included one song with Davies on vocals. In June 2010, Daniel Davies’s Year Long Disaster toured Europe with all three members of Karma To Burn as part of the band. The favor was returned on Karma To Burn's European summer tour with Davies stepping in as an occasional guitarist and vocalist. Karma To Burn then released ‘V’ in 2011 which included a few songs with vocals by Davies, further blurring the boundaries between K2B and Year Long Disaster. This relationship appears to have been short-lived as Davies and Karma To Burn have gone their separate ways. Enjoy the product of this brief affair. Rumor has it that Daniel Davies joined CKY, but the status of that band is unknown.

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Daniel Davies & Karma to Burn - VOX
01 Cynics
02 Jimmy Dean
03 Never Say Die
04 Waiting on the Western World



Roots in Chicago. Birth in New York. Death in Los Angeles. Beautiful music and ugly noise. Audio graffiti on the walls of convention. As analog was dying, Crisis maintained a very human sound. Their tortured sludge belied an industrial foundation. Truly artistic and exploratory, the band was a microcosm of the cold, hard New York City streets that spawned them. Elements of nature vs. man’s concrete jungle. Man vs. man in a cage match. Documentarians of this primal struggle through art and music. Observers and teachers. Unsung heroes. Forever underground.

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Crisis – Funeral Parade
01 Kingdom's End
02 There Goes My Soul
03 Different Ways of Decay
04 Mechanical Man
05 Nomad
06 Surviving the Siren
07 Prisoner Scavenger
08 Methodology
09 Sleeping The Wicked
10 A Graveyard for Bitches
11 Working Out the Graves
12 In the Shadow of the Sun
13 Rats in a Maze > Secrets of the Prison House



Let’s face it, Helloween was on the road to ruin after Kai Hansen left the band in 1989. As much as Andi Deris had big shoes to fill when replacing Michael Kiske in 1993, he is largely responsible for bringing the band back from the dead – even if it was in fits and starts. Although Helloween has been inconsistent, they have been prolific and Andi Deris’s range of delivery has allowed the band to stretch out into all aspects of power metal. They have gone from pioneers to explorers. If there is one thing that ties all Helloween lineups together, it is that they have always tested boundaries. This is their legacy. In the latter half of their career, highlights include material that is fast, heavy and dark without losing a sense of melody. This is where the band arrived under the leadership of Andi Deris and this is the focus of ‘Pumpkin Iron.’

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Helloween - Pumpkin Iron

01 Midnight Sun
02 Hell Was Made In Heaven
03 Heaven Tells No Lies
04 The Bells of the Seven Hells
05 The Dark Ride

06 Burning Sun
07 Push
08 The Saints
09 Nabataea
10 Kill It
11 Far in the Future
12 Straight out of Hell