2019 Album of the Year Written Lists

2019 AOTY Lists

Spoiler Alert!! Make sure and listen to the episode before reading but here’s our printed list for those who have!


Shadie

1. Origin Enigma- Valtari
2. Garden of Storms- In Mourning
3. Pantheon of The Nightside Gods- Belzebubs
4. Apoptosis- Allegaeon
5. Death Atlas- Cattle Decapitation
6. Panikhida (Funeral Service) Drabikowski’s -Batushka
7. Vile Nilotic Rites- Nile
8. Simulacrum- Hideous Divinity
9. Walk Beyond the Dark- Abigail Williams
10. Veleno- Fleshgod Apocalypse
11. Demiurgus- Equipoise
12. Clockwork- Inanimate Existence
13. Interdimeninonal Invocations- Xoth
14. Rhizomes of Insanity- Fractal Universe
15. To Bathe From The Throat Of Cowardice- Vitriol
Honorable Mentions
Fear Inoculum- Tool
Terraformer- Thank You Scientist Undying Light- Fallujah
Monuments of Tragedy- Pandemonium

Jason (extended list)

1. Blood Incantation “Hidden History of the Human Race”
2. Cattle Decapitation “Death Atlas”
3. Mephorash “Shem Ha Mephorash”
4. Gatecreeper “Deserted”
5. Tomb Mold “Planetary Clarvoiyance”
6. Spirit Adrift “Divided by Darkness”
7. Full of Hell “Wheeping Choir”
8. White Ward “Love Exchange Failure”
9. Enforced “At the Walls”
10. Ossuarium “Living Tomb”
11. Fuming Mouth “The Grand Descent”
12. Wormwitch “Heaven that Dwells Within”
13. Desecrecy “Towards Nebulae”
14. Vitriol “To Bathe From the Throat of Cowardice”
15. Baroness “Gold and Grey”
16. Idle Hands “Mana”
17. Misery Index “Rituals of Power”
18. Nile “Vile Nilotic Rites”
19. Mayhem “Daemon”
20. Inter Arma “Sulphur English”
21. Abigail Williams “Walk Beyond the Dark”
22. Crypt Sermon “The Ruins of Fading Light”
23. Imprecation “Damnatio Ad Bestias”
24. Valtari “Origin Enigma”
24. Krypts “Cadaver Circulation”
25. Judiciary “Surface Noise”
26. Cloud Rat “Pollinator”
27. Employed to Serve “Eternal Forward Motion”
28. Never Ending Game “Just Another Day”
29. Teitenblood “The Baneful Choir”
30. Nightfell “A Sanity Deranged”
31. Memorium
32. Venom Prison
33.Obsequaie
34. Abbath
35. Lunar Shadow

Stan

1) Valtari “Origin Enigma”
2) Gatecreeper “Deserted”
3) Belzebubs “Pantheon Of The Nightside Gods”
4) Blood Incantation “Hidden History Of The Human Race”
5) Judiciary “Surface Noise”
6) Borknagar “True North”
7) Tomb Mold “Planetary Clairvoyance”
8) Abigail Williams “Walk Beyond The Dark”
9) Fuming Mouth “The Grand Desecent”
10) Crepuscle “Heavenly Skies”
11) Festerday “Ilhtallan”
12) Spirit Adrift “Divided By Darkness”
13) Nile “Vile Nilotic Rites”
14) Amon Amarth “Berserker”
15) Finsterforst “Zerfall”
HM) Eternal Storm “Come The Tide”
HM) Misery Index “Rituas Of Power”
HM) Crypt Sermon “The Ruins Of Fading Light”
HM) Tool “Fear Inoculum”
HM) Insomnium “Heart Like A Grave”
HM) Rotting Christ “The Heretics”

92. Best Albums of 2019 Part 2 & Gatecreeper Interview

The Moment you’ve all been waiting for! Part two of our top 15 albums of 2019! Plus we talked about all of our honorable mentions that almost made the list AND we have an interview with Chase Mason of Gatecreeper!

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91. Best Albums of 2019 Part 1 & Nile Interview

Here’s part 1 of our best of the year episode! We counted down from 15-8 and ended with an interview with Karl Sanders of Nile. Stay tuned for part 2 soon. If you want our printed lists we’ll post those in about a week or so on our Facebook and website.

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90. Necrot Interview & Lesser Known Melodic Death Metal Albums You Need to Hear

Episodes 90’s main feature is a discussion on some of the best lesser known melodic death metal albums. We had Thomas Gilliam, one of our long time listeners and expert on all things Swedish melodic death metal on to bring us his favorite picks. We also gave some of our own so get ready for some melody! Plus don’t worry we still talked about what we’ve been listening to, a Shadie rant, and have a live interview with Luca Indrio
the vocalist and bassist of Death Metal band Necrot that took place right after their set on the Gatecreeper/Exhumed tour.

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Music Played On This Episode:
Left Behind “Peeling Wax”
Abigail Williams “Ever so Bold”
Crepuscle “In the Winds of Glory”
High Command “Mercilis Steel”
Hideous Divinity “Pray to a Vision”
Blood Incantation “The Giza Power Plant”
Sacrilige “Lost in the Beauty You Slay”
Insomnium “Mortal Share”
Eternal Storm “Through the Wall of Light Pt. 1”
The Ever Dawn “Sombre Autumn”
Eucharist “My Bloody Tears”
The Crown “Under the Whip”
Moaning Wind “Lost Forever”
Eternal Tears of Sorrow
Valtari “Bitterness”
Ebony Tears “Harvester of Pain”
Kalmah “The Grown of Wind”
Gates of Ishtar “Where the Winds of Darkness Blow”
Necrot “Empty Hands”

89. Exhumed Interview & Metal Genres Discussion

Episode 89 is here and its a long one so here’s the breakdown in case you get sick of us and want to jump around!

Intro: We got caught up on some of the new music we’ve been listening to
45 mins: Live Exhumed Interview
73 mins: Discussion on what albums got us into each of the main genres of metal

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Music Played on This Episode
Vomit Forth “Formless One
Nile “Seven Horns of War”
Insomnium “The Offering”
In Mourning “Heirophant
Borknagar “Thunderous”
Obsequaie “Ceres in Emerald Streams”
Gatecreeper “From the Ashes” & “Puncture Wounds”
Exhumed “Naked and Screaming and Covered in Blood”
Pig Destroyer “Trojan Whore”
Antrhax “AIR”
Necrophagist “Stabwound”
The Faceless “Prison Borne”
Queensryche “Eyes of a Stranger”
As I Lay Dying “Confined”
Blind Guardian “Im Alive”
Candlemass “Solitude”
Electric Wizard “Black Mass”
Stick to You Guns ”
Emperor “I am the Black Wizards”
Cannibal Corpse “The Time to Kill is Now”

88. Underrated Albums with Derrick Vella of Tomb Mold


Ep 88: We talked about albums we feel are under appreciated/underrated and got Derrick Vella of Tomb Mold back on the cast to join in with some his favorites and more.

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Music Played on this Episode:

Pyrexia “God”
Pestilence “Soul Search”
Edge of Sanity “The Forbidden Worlds II”
Brutality “Ceremonial Unearthing”
Deteriorate “Rotting in Hell”
Immortal Souls “Under the Northern Sky”
Job for a Cowboy “Sun of Nihility”
Dissection “Dark mother Divine”
Insomnium “Down with the Sun”
Cemetary “Dead Red”
Scar Symmetry “Technocalyptic Cybergeddon”
Naglfar “Exalted Above Throwns”
Ripping Corpse “Anti-God”
Fleshgod Apocolypse
Dismember Massive Killing Capacity”
Insatanity “Under the Baphoment”
Mangled Torso’s “Lost Emotions”
Achrosticon “Zombies”
Nex Carnis “Darkened Rights of Existence (Part 1 & 2)
Zealotry “Mutagenesis”
Mithras “When the Stars Align”
Urza “Lost in Decline”

87. Recommendation Episode and Idle Hands Interview

We recorded a full episode but decided to split it in half for the sake of time… so more to come on that! For now though here’s some new recomendations and an interview with Gabe Franco of Idle Hands! Stay tuned for Part 2 soon…
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Music Played on this Episode:
Tool “Tempest”
Enforced “The Heath”
Infant Annihilator “A Rape of Sirens”
Vitriol “Legacy of Contempt”
Pandemonium “In Search for Euthanasia”
Shylmagoghnar “Transience”
Dessecrecy “Towards Nebulae”
Nightfell “No Life Leaves Here”
Idle Hands “Nightfall”

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