My Top 20 Albums for the Doom Charts April 2018

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Sunday, April 22, 2018

My Top 20 Albums for the Doom Charts April 2018:

1. KEVLÅR - KEVLÅR
2. CALLIOPE - CHAPEL PERILOUS
3. SLEEP - THE SCIENCES
4. BLACK MAGICK SS - SPECTRAL ECSTACY
5. HASHTEROID - HASHTEROID
6. SUCIDE CULT - SUICIDE CULT
7. SHROOMS CIRCLE - SHROOMS CIRCLE
8. THE HYLE - PREPRODUCTION
9. JIRM - SURGE EX MONUMENTIS
10. SILVER DEVIL - SILVER DEVIL
11. SHINE - MOON WEDDING
12. BLACKWATER HOLYLIGHT - BLACKWATER HOLYLIGHT
13. EAGLE TWIN - THE THUNDERING HEARD
14. SABEL - RE-GENERATION
15. RUFF MAJIK - SEASONS
16. LONELY KAMEL - DEATH'S-HEAD HAWKMOTH
17. THE WATCHERS - BLACK ABYSS
18. BLACK RAINBOWS - PANDAEMONIUM
19. FREEDOM HAWK - BEAST REMAINS
20. LORD ELLIS - MOUTH OF THE MAD


My Top 12 Albums for the Doom Charts March 2018

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Friday, March 23, 2018

My Top 12 Albums for the Doom Charts March 2018:

1. WYTCHGOAT - KULT OF THE WYTCH GOAT
2. GREEN DRUID - ASHEN BLOOD
3. SHROOMS CIRCLE - ASYLUM
4. ATOMIC MOLD - HYBRID SLOW FLOOD
5. PYRAWEED - GREEN JINN
6. RIVER CULT - HALCYON DAZE
7. MESSA - FEAST FOR WATER
8. HUNTSMEN - AMERICAN SCRAP
9. HIGH REEPER - HIGH REEPER
10. EARTHLESS - BLACK HEAVEN
11. MAIDAVALE - MADNESS IS TOO PURE
12. WEDGE - KILLING TONGUE


My Top 12 Albums for the Doom Charts February 2018

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My Top 12 Albums for the Doom Charts February 2018:

1. HAZEMAZE - HAZEMAZE
2. GREEN LUNG - FREE THE WITCH EP
3. SATURNIST - THE HORNS, TEETH & THE HOOVES
4. PSYCHLONA - MOJO RISING
5. IDLE - IDLE
6. OXBLOOD FORGE - DEATH DEALERS LAMENT
7. BLACKWÜLF - SINISTER SIDES
8. PSYCHIC WOUNDS - IN THE NIGHT
9. DEATHBELL - WITH THE BEYOND
10. SUNDRIFTER - VISITATIONS
11. VVLVA - PATH OF VIRTUE
12. KING CHIEFS - BLUE SONNET




My Top 12 Albums for the Doom Charts January 2018

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My Top 12 Albums for the Doom Charts January 2018:

1. DJINN AND MISKATONIC - EVEN GODS MUST DIE
2. EVIL SPIRIT - THE IMAGELESS MIRROR
3. ABSENT - TOWARDS THE VOID
4. ABYSMAL GRIEF - BLASPHEMA SECTA
5. MERLIN - THE WIZARD
6. FUZZ LORD - FUZZ LORD
7. WITCHCRYER - CRY WITCH
8. WOLFTOOTH - WOOLFTOOTH
9. ORPHANS OF DOOM - Strange Worlds/Fierce Gods
10. CORROSION OF CONFORMITY - NO CROSS NO CROWN
11. WEEDPECKER - III
12. CRYPT TRIP - ROOTSTOCK


The Top 20 EPs of 2017

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Thursday, December 28, 2017


Here is my list of the top 20 short releases 2017. 

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Buy CDs, vinyl, cassettes, downloads and go to their shows!


The Top 40 Albums of 2017

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Wednesday, December 27, 2017



2017 - What a tremendous year in music! There were so many awesome releases this year that I could easily do a top 100 list. 

Do you think we are living in a golden age of underground rock and metal music right now? If your answer is yes, you've come to the right place. This is for you, my friend.

If you think rock and metal is dead, move along folks. Nothing to see here.

Where do we go from here? The future will tell us, but before we stumble into a new year let's look back for the last time to celebrate another year of



2017 - Not Bad at All !

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Friday, December 8, 2017