Lifesblood for the Downtrodden (2005)
Crowbar stalled out after the 2001 LP Sonic Excess in Its Purest Form. Leader Kirk Windstein was dealing with Down, membership was in flux, and Crowbar's infamous label woes were a constant headache. But the long-running New Orleans sludge metal ...
Gene Simmons (2006)
(Picture Disc) In 1978, Kiss simultaneously released solo albums from all four members. Gene Simmons, most associated with Kiss's heavier side, is revealed to be a closet Beatles fan as evidenced by "See You Tonite," "Always Near You," "Man of 1,000 Face
Burn It Down (2006) (Import) Argentina
Limited edition 7-inch picture disc features the album version of 'Burn It Down' on the A-side backed with an etched B-side image (no audio).
Age of Winters (2006)
Coming to grips with the Sword's unlikely genesis in the alternative music Mecca of Austin, TX, leads one to wonder whether heavy metal has finally become hip again. Depending on your generation, nothing will seem as simultaneously preposterous (Gen-X'ers who ...
Who Says You Can't Go Home (2004)
To commemorate both the band's two-decade mark in the music industry and the selling of 100 million records, Bon Jovi culled together this four-CD/one-DVD collection. An homage to Elvis Presley, both in the title and cover concept (with each group ...
Originally released on Glitterhouse in Europe in 1991 but only seeing an American issue two years later as Caroline took advantage of the band's newfound major-label status, Tab...25 for many remains the high point of Monster Magnet as extreme downer ...
Universally Dirty (2006)
Released in 2006 on the Big Dada label, New Flesh's UNIVERSALLY DIRTY finds the U.K. underground hip-hop group indulging in inventive arrangements that incorporate organic percussion and techno-pop flourishes. Highlights include frenetic, dancehall-tinged tunes such as "Backyard" and "Wherever We ...
||Early Day Miners|
While the Early Day Miners' song "Offshore," from the 2002 album Let Us Garlands Bring, is an eight-minute piece, sad and slow and contemplative, a brief look into the melancholy of life, their album Offshore is the continuous six-song immersion ...
At Least We Will Die Together (2006)
Matter Of Life & Death (2006)
Like all the best metal bands, Iron Maiden has never shied away from grandiosity in both material and presentation--"Rime of the Ancient Mariner," anyone?--and MATTER OF LIFE AND DEATH follows in this same bigger-is-better tradition. From the cover art depicting ...
Electric Wizard (1994)
Limited vinyl LP repressing of this 1995 album from the British Stoner Metal band. Rise Above.
Trivium brought the heavy music scene to its knees with the brilliance of 2005's ASCENDENCY. Aggressive touring helped them to build a rabid following and honed the band's already fierce chops. The progression of CRUSADE showcases a young group poised ...
Something Beyond (2006)
Track Listing: So Far Behind; Something Beyond; Six Pack;
In-Flight Feature (2006)
Debut solo album by the former guitarist for Monster Magnet and Wellwater Conspiracy. Joined by Jon Kleiman (Monster Magnet) on drums on 3 tracks, and Tim Cronin (Monster Magnet) on guitar on 2 tracks.
||Eagles Of Death Metal|
Death by Sexy (2006)
It's possible that, if Josh Homme (of the widely touted Queens of the Stone Age) wasn't in the Eagles of Death Metal, nobody would pay the band much mind. That's because EoDM's off- the-cuff sound is reminiscent of two stoner ...
With Oden On Your Side (2006)
Killer and very limited red vinyl edition of Amon Amarth's 2006 death crusade. Metal Blade.
Contaminated Void (2006)
Sweden is seldom at a loss for extreme metal acts, with the latest group to join the fray being aptly named Coldworker. Members of Phobos, Nasum, Relentless, and Ruin joined forces to create the death/grindcore brutality presented on 2007's THE ...
Vinyl LP pressing of pressing of the Black/Death Metal band's 2006 release (their sixth overall). With Pestapokalypse VI, Belphegor have made their way into the championsí league of extreme Metal. Prepare to be pummeled! 2006.
Along with raging against the Catholic ...
Raining Sun of Light and Love (2007)
The Brooklyn prog-rock quartet has a gritty take on early-1970s Krautrock, appropriating the hypnotic patterns of such genre pioneers as Neu! and Amon Duul and adding both folk-influenced elements and doomy sludge guitars on the four lengthy, mostly instrumental cuts ...
Bro Cycle (2007)
Track Listing: I.; ii.; Iii.;
Past Lives, Vol. 2 (2006)
To complete your collection of Black Sabbath at the peak of their history, it is absolutely necessary to get your hands on these 2 picture discs that reproduce the double album Past Lives, an enhanced and re-mastered version of Live At Last (1980). These
As Daylight Dies (2006)
The fourth full-length from post-hardcore metal outfit Killswitch Engage steps up the already stellar caliber of the punishing music featured on their prior releases. In fact, AS DAYLIGHT DIES weighs in as one of the group's best releases, showing off ...
||Life Of Agony|
River Runs Red (1993)
With their unique combination of New York hardcore, metal, and a touch of spooky grunge vaguely reminiscent of Alice in Chains, Life of Agony got their career off to a fine critical and commercial beginning with their debut release, River ...
Bonus Tracks; Reissue
It's rare for a band to follow up their watershed album with an album of equal merit, but that's exactly what Brazil's Sepultura did with ARISE. Where 1989's BENEATH THE REMAINS thrust the band into the forefront of the international ...
||Type O Negative|
Bloody Kisses (1993)
Type O Negative has delivered either death-metal's first prog-rock concept album, or its "Good Vibrations"...or maybe both. Either way BLOODY KISSES is one of the most alluringly weird albums in the history of the genre--an hour-long ode to break-ups and ...