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2022 - Voivod's pseudo-random safari

Well, it's that time of the year again folks :-). Rated or not, all albums listed are considered to be at least 3.4, meaning they're work checking out at least once, imho that is. Feel free to check anything out and drop a comment like whenever. List will progressively be filled with more noteworthy 2022 releases. Supplemental lists will follow, if need be. Edit: Supplementary list: https://www.sputnikmusic.com/list.php?memberid=308183&listid=202149
1Morgue Supplier
Inevitability


4.0 - grindcore from Chicago, Illinois.

To whom it should concern, you are vehemently prompted to drop whatever you are currently listening to and submerge yourself into this abomination of filth, groove, dissonance and grinding insanity. Stream: http://morguesupplierband.bandcamp.com/
2Mahpiya Luta
Wóohitike


4.0 - black metal from the States.

How has this album slipped through the cracks, whereas its brethren from Blackbraid hasn't? I can only think of two reasons; this is too lofi to be relatively prevalent, and (judging from the song titles of both albums) it's written and sung in the band's mother tongue. Too bad though, because under the said layers of deterrence lies a lofi black metal gem brimming with groove, adventurous structures and succinct duration that adds up to its replay value. Stream: http://mahpiyaluta.bandcamp.com/album/w-ohitike
3Doublegeddon
Geddon Dangerous


4.0 - classic heavy metal from the States.

Criminally overlooked, infinitely aggressive (and tech!) and emotional, classic heavy metal from the States. Stream: http://doublegeddon.bandcamp.com/album/geddon-dangerous
4Osserp
Els Nous Cants de la Sibil·la


3.8 - blackened grindcore/death metal from Spain.

Blackened grindcore/death metal that rivals everything within its scope. Stream: http://osserp.bandcamp.com/album/els-nous-cants-de-la-sibil-la
5Tymo
The Art of a Maniac


3.8 - thrash metal from Canada.

Thrash metal has been officially pronounced dead for some time now, and yet releases such as this one, emerge every once in a while, so go figure... Favorite track: The Art of a Maniac. Stream: http://tymoband.bandcamp.com/album/the-art-of-a-maniac
6Devil's Train
Ashes and Bones


3.7 - heavy metal/hard rock of international origin.

Liapakis and Co. stand at the Hot Gates of heavy af hard rocking metal. If mid-to-late '80s Whitesnake is still a thing for you, check this out asap. Stream: http://roar-devilstrain.bandcamp.com/album/ashes-bones
7Skid Row (US)
The Gang's All Here


3.5 - hard rock/heavy metal from New Jersey.

It's not Skid Row or Slave to the Grind, but it's better than it has any right to be. I mean, if you don't spontaneously crank the volume while "World's On Fire", the album’s bookend is playing, well…
8Angel Olsen
Big Time


3.5 - country/indie folk from St. Louis, Missouri.

First contact with this gal here; Olsen is a great singer, and those country undercurrents are splendid. Stream: http://angelolsen.bandcamp.com/album/big-time
9Ururdhagaz
Sagan om "Dal Av Eld" Del I...


3.5 - blackened dungeon synth of unknown origin.

Blackened dungeon synth of unparalleled soothing capacity. Stream: http://ururdhagaz.bandcamp.com/album/sagan-om-dal-av-eld-del-i-herren-av-dal-av-eld
10Mnima
Disciples of Excremental Liturgies


3.5 - lofi black metal from Hellas.

lofi black metal is dead, long live the new lofi black metal. Stream: http://mnima.bandcamp.com/album/disciples-of-excremental-liturgie
11Saxon
Carpe Diem


3.4 - heavy metal from the UK.

These geezers still have it in them, as they deliver yet another proverbially great, albeit uneventful, hard rocking metal album. Favorite track: Remember the Fallen. Stream: http://musicmp3.ru/artist_saxon__album_carpe-diem.html
12Invoker (COL)
Invoking The Evil


3.4 - thrash metal from Colombia.

These Colombians know how to thrash with excellent guitars that bring in mind the tech eras of outfits such as Kreator and Heathen. Being wet behind the ears though, their influences are too apparent throughout, the sound work is a bit unbalanced, whereas vocalist and drummer have an appreciable margin for improvement. Stream: http://invoker5.bandcamp.com/
13Witch Blade
Månsken


3.4 - heavy metal from Sweden.

In the album's liner notes, Witch Blade quote Angel Witch, Tokyo Blade, Judas Priest, but not Heavy Load, the proverbial Swedish proto-heavy metal outfit. Be that as it may, these Swedes are nice and comfy within their avowed niche, but the crucial factor that gives some replay value is the befitting sound work, a common trait for all Dying Victim releases. Stream: http://dyingvictimsproductions.bandcamp.com/album/witch-blade-m-nsken
14Blue Merrow
Blue Merrow


Psychedelic/progressive/blues rock from Spain.

Stream: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dbro5XYCe2s&list=OLAK5uy_mJJAr9dwsnC_DCTR44w0-9ViOtbFsiuF0&index=3
15RGRSS
A World of Concern


Grindcore/death metal from Canada.

Stream: https://rgrss.bandcamp.com/album/a-world-of-concern
16Stangarigel
Na Severe Srdca


Black metal from Slovakia.

Stream: https://stangarigel.bandcamp.com/
17Nogothula
Gore Vortex Ascension


Death/black metal from Cincinnati, Ohio.

Stream: https://nogothula.bandcamp.com/album/gore-vortex-ascension
18Exhaustion (ITA)
Cold Death Embrace


Blackened Motorhead/thrash metal from Italy.

Stream: https://exhaustionnp.bandcamp.com/album/cold-death-embrace
19Consummatio
Desaevio


Lofi black metal from Portugal.

Stream: https://consummatio.bandcamp.com/releases
20Swamp Lantern
The Lord is With Us


Heavy/doom/experimental rock from Bellingham, Washington.

Stream: https://swamplantern.bandcamp.com/album/the-lord-is-with-us
21Winterburial
White Tomb Pilgrimage


Black metal of unknown origin.

Stream: https://pileofheads.bandcamp.com/album/white-tomb-pilgrimage-3
22Spider God
Black Renditions


Black metal from the UK.

Stream: https://spider-god.bandcamp.com/album/black-renditions
23Ectoplasma
Inferna Kabbalah


Death metal from Athens, Hellas.

Stream: https://rottedlife.bandcamp.com/album/inferna-kabbalah
24Vrorsaath
Final Storm of the Tyrant


Dungeon synth/black metal from Australia.

Stream: https://vrorsaath.bandcamp.com/album/final-storm-of-the-tyrant-ep
25Night Hag (USA-VA)
Phantasmal Scourge


Death/doom metal from Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Stream: https://rottedlife.bandcamp.com/album/phantasmal-scourge
26Supersonic Blues
It's Heavy


Psychedelic/lofi/hard n' heavy rock from the Netherlands.

Stream: https://supersonicblues.bandcamp.com/album/its-heavy
27Penny Coffin
Τέφρα/Σκελετικό Σκοτάδι


Death metal of international origin.

Stream: https://drycough.bandcamp.com/album/-
28Mharasiidr
En Uggles Blick


Lofi black metal from Denmark.

Stream: https://mharasiidr.bandcamp.com/releases
29Solicitor
All Debts On Death


Heavy/speed metal from Seattle, Washington.

Stream: https://solicitor-speedmetal.bandcamp.com/album/all-debts-on-death
30Blue Rumble
Blue Rumble


Psychedelic/progressive/'70s hard rock from Zürich, Switzerland.

Stream: https://bluerumble.bandcamp.com/album/blue-rumble
31Rake-Off
Observing Madness


Hardcore/thrash metal from Italy.

Stream: https://rake-offhc.bandcamp.com/album/observing-madness
32Papir
7


Psychedelic rock from Denmark.

Stream: https://papir.bandcamp.com/album/7
33Negativa (ESP)
04


Black metal from Spain.

Stream: https://negativa0.bandcamp.com/album/04
34Beyond The Styx
Sentence


Metallic hardcore from France.

Stream: https://beyondthestyx.bandcamp.com/album/sentence
35Mount Desert
Fear The Heart


Grunge/psychedelic/post metal from Oakland, California.

Stream: https://mountdesert.bandcamp.com/album/fear-the-heart
36Becrah
Βωμός Mιας Aλήθειας


Black metal from Athens, Hellas.

Stream: https://becrah.bandcamp.com/releases
37The Love Light Orchestra
Leave the Light On


Blues from Memphis, Tennessee.

Stream: https://lovelightorchestra.bandcamp.com/releases
38Wandelaars
Verbroken


Black metal from the Netherlands.

Stream: https://chronosdefied.bandcamp.com/album/verbroken
39Shape of Despair
Return to the Void


Funeral doom/death metal from Finland.

Stream: https://shapeofdespair.bandcamp.com/album/return-to-the-void
40An Evening Redness
An Evening Redness


Ambient/drone/doom metal from Chicago, Illinois.

Stream: https://transylvaniantapes.bandcamp.com/album/an-evening-redness
41Svrm
Червів майбутня здобич


Post/black metal from Ukraine.

Stream: https://svrm.bandcamp.com/album/--8
42Naked Gypsy Queens
Georgiana


Blues/hard rock from the States.

Stream: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLrAqdYeKenw34iEnnvjIj_I0QI8AH22bg
43Napalm Death
Resentment is Always Seismic...


Grindcore from the UK.

Stream: https://musicmp3.ru/artist_napalm-death__album_resentment-is-always-seismic---a-final-throw-of-throes.html
44Forbidden Tomb
Flame of the Iniquitous Deity


Lofi black metal from Indonesia.

Stream: https://forbiddentomb.bandcamp.com/album/flame-of-the-iniquitous-deity
45Sanhedrin (USA-NY)
Lights On


Heavy metal/hard rock from Brooklyn, New York.

Stream: https://thesanhedrin.bandcamp.com/album/lights-on
46Dead Chasm
Dead Chasm


Death/doom metal from Italy.

Stream: https://deadchasm.bandcamp.com/releases
47Sulfurous Presence
Demo II


Lofi black metal from the States.

Stream: https://sulfurouspresence.bandcamp.com/album/demo-ii
48Accusator
Trial By Fire


Thrash metal from Finland.

Stream: https://accusator.bandcamp.com/album/trial-by-fire
49Stone Axe
Stay of Execution


Blues/hard rock/heavy metal from Washington.

Stream: https://ripplemusic.bandcamp.com/album/stay-of-execution
50Arcano Pensiero
Il Mondo Nuovo


Ambient/lofi/black metal from Italy.

Stream: https://arcanopensiero.bandcamp.com/album/il-mondo-nuovo
51Smyrtonos
Old Grieving Ghoul (demo)


Lofi black metal from Bulgaria.

Stream: https://smyrtonos.bandcamp.com/album/old-grieving-ghoul-demo
52Wolftower
Funeral Swords


Black metal from Finland.

Stream: https://wolftower1.bandcamp.com/album/funeral-swords
53Weeping Coffin
F.B.I.


Blackened/lofi punk rock from the States.

Stream: https://grimestone.bandcamp.com/album/weeping-coffin-f-b-i
54Fanebaerer
I Fælles Fald


Black metal from Denmark.

Stream: https://fanebaerer.bandcamp.com/album/i-f-lles-fald
55Ehrgeizig
Land Of Living Dust & Ash


Blackened punk rock from New Haven, Connecticut.

Stream: https://ehrgeizig.bandcamp.com/album/land-of-living-dust-ash
56Coffin Hunters
Wake the Dead


Hard rock/heavy metal from California.

Stream: https://coffinhunters1.bandcamp.com/album/wake-the-dead
57Gniew
Konsylium Oprawców


Black metal from Poland.

Stream: https://gniewblackmetal.bandcamp.com/album/konsylium-oprawc-w-2
58Skumstrike
Deadly Intrusions


Punk/thrash metal from Canada.

Stream: https://skumstrike.bandcamp.com/album/deadly-intrusions
59Stabbing Westward
Chasing Ghosts


Industrial rock from Los Angeles, California.

Stream: https://stabbingwestward.bandcamp.com/album/chasing-ghosts-2
60Yarotz
Erinyes


Metallic punk/hardcore from France.

Stream: https://yarotz.bandcamp.com/album/erinyes
61Rue Oberkampf
Liebe


Electro/Coldwave/darkwave from Berlin, Germany.

Stream: https://rueoberkampf.bandcamp.com/album/liebe
62SOUL GLO
Diaspora Problems


Punk/hardcore from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Stream: https://soulglophl.bandcamp.com/album/diaspora-problems
63Extinction A.D.
Culture of Violence


Crossover thrash metal from Long Island, New York.

Stream: https://musicmp3.ru/artist_extinction-ad__album_culture-of-violence.html
64The Hellacopters
Eyes Οf Oblivion


Hard rock from Sweden.

Stream: https://thehellacopters.bandcamp.com/album/eyes-of-oblivion
65Felvum
Fullmoon Mysticism


Black metal from Ukraine.

Stream: https://felvum.bandcamp.com/releases
66Faceless Entity
The Great Anguish of Rapture


Lofi/noise/black metal from the Netherlands.

Stream: https://facelessentity.bandcamp.com/album/the-great-anguish-of-rapture
67Degenerescence
Ainsi! Nous Dansâmes aux Limbes Détestées​.​.​.


Logi black metal from France.

Stream: https://dgnrscence.bandcamp.com/album/ainsi-nous-dans-mes-aux-limbes-d-test-es
68Saidan
Onryo II: Her Spirit Eternal


Black metal from Nashville, Tennessee.
69Bergfried
Romantik I


Folk/medieval rock/metal from Austria.

Stream: https://bergfried.bandcamp.com/album/romantik-i
70Sumerlands
Ageless Life


Hard rock/heavy metal from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Stream: https://sumerlands.bandcamp.com/album/ageless-life
71Meshuggah
Immutable


Meshuggah metal from Sweden.

Stream: https://musicmp3.ru/artist_meshuggah__album_immutable.html
72Hex Clock
Tennessee Witch


Lofi black metal from the States.

Stream: https://grimestone.bandcamp.com/album/hex-clock-tennessee-witch
73Cerberus (USA-MA)
Unrelenting Chaos


Black metal from Quincy, Massachusetts.

Stream: https://cerberusbm.bandcamp.com/album/unrelenting-chaos
74Sainte Marie des Loups
Obéissance​.​.​. Jusqu'à la mort !


Black metal from France.

Stream: https://saintemariedesloups.bandcamp.com/album/ob-issance-jusqu-la-mort
75Wretched Malediction
Demo​(​n)


Black metal from the UK.

Stream: https://wretchedmalediction.bandcamp.com/releases
76Primus
Conspiranoid


Experimental/funk/alternative rock from San Francisco, California.

Stream: https://primusband.bandcamp.com/album/conspiranoid
77Les Rallizes Denudes
The OZ Tapes


Psychedelic/noise rock from Japan.

Stream: https://lesrallizesdenudes.bandcamp.com/album/the-oz-tapes
78Hindu Pez
Flee The Scene


Electro/industrial/noise from Norfolk, Virginia.

Stream: https://hindupez.bandcamp.com/album/flee-the-scene
79No/Mas
Consume/Deny/Repent


Grindcore from Washington, D.C..

Stream: https://nomasgrind.bandcamp.com/album/consume-deny-repent
80Disharmony (GR2)
Gods Made of Flesh


Power/progressive/thrash metal from Athens, Hellas.

Stream: https://disharmony.bandcamp.com/album/gods-made-of-flesh
81Anna Sage
Anna Sage


Metallic hardcore from France.

Stream: https://annasage.bandcamp.com/album/anna-sage
82Darkher
The Buried Storm


Ambient/gothic/doom metal from the UK.

Stream: https://darkher-uk.bandcamp.com/album/the-buried-storm
83Uzu
Uzu


Post punk from Canada.

Stream: https://uzupunk.bandcamp.com/album/uzu
84Smoker Dad
Smoker Dad


Southern rock/country rock from Seattle, Washington.

Stream: https://dentapes.bandcamp.com/album/smoker-dad
85Murderbait
Nostalgia Like Cancer


Psychedelic/post punk/gothic rock from Portland, Oregon.

Stream: https://murderbait.bandcamp.com/album/nostalgia-like-cancer
86Hic Iacet
Perpetually Immersed in Mystical Delirium


Death/black metal from Spain.

Stream: https://triangulumignis.bandcamp.com/album/perpetually-immersed-in-mystical-delirium
87The Eating Cave
Ingurgitate


Blackened death metal from Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Stream: https://theeatingcave.bandcamp.com/album/ingurgitate
88De Arma
Nightcall


Gothic rock from Sweden.

Stream: https://dearma.bandcamp.com/album/nightcall-ep
89Depressed Mode
Decade of Silence


Doom/death metal from Pori, Finland.

Stream: https://depressedmodedoom.bandcamp.com/album/decade-of-silence
90Magt
Afmagt


Grindcore from Denmark.

Stream: https://mortvillenoise.bandcamp.com/album/afmagt
91Warthog
Warthog


Punk/thrashcore from New York, New York.

Stream: https://warthognyc.bandcamp.com/album/warthog-3
92Ecstatic Vision
Elusive Mojo


Psychedelic/proto-punk/hard rock from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Stream: https://heavypsychsoundsrecords.bandcamp.com/album/ecstatic-vision-elusive-mojo
93Mutulur
Cult of Evil Moon


Black metal from Minsk, Belarus.

Stream: https://mutulur.bandcamp.com/releases
94Nocturnacul
The Funeral March


Lofi black metal from Indonesia.

Stream: https://nocturnacul.bandcamp.com/album/the-funeral-march
95Funeral Chic
Roman Candle


Crust/black metal from the States.

Stream: https://funeralchic.bandcamp.com/album/roman-candle
96Genocidal Terror
Delirium Of Negation


Grindcore/death/black metal from Belgium.

Stream: https://brc30.bandcamp.com/album/delirium-of-negation
97Thieves (USA-CA)
Therapy Sessions


Crust/grindcore from California.

Stream: https://thieves420.bandcamp.com/album/therapy-sessions
98Trubbel
Samlad Värk


Punk rock from Sweden.

Stream: https://trubbel.bandcamp.com/album/samlad-v-rk
99Fake Meat
腐肉


Grindcore from Taiwan.

Stream: https://fakemeat.bandcamp.com/album/--2
100Sadistic Drive
Perpetual Torture


Death metal from Finland.

Stream: https://sadisticdrive.bandcamp.com/album/perpetual-torture
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