Category Archives: Lists of Domination

Golden Age Of Metal: 1986

Thrash completely dominated the year, as, if we only see saw “Pleasure”, “Reign”, & “Puppets” in ’86 alone, it would already be one of the greatest years for the genre, but add in everything else, and ’86’s status as the absolute peak of thrash is cemented for all time.

May 10, 2019 · 1 Comment

Golden Age Of Metal: 1985

Celtic Frost: To Mega Therion We arrive at ’85 with Celtic Frost’s “To Mega Therion”, an absolute classic of 1st wave black metal, and easily the band’s greatest moment, beyond … Continue reading

April 15, 2019 · 1 Comment

Golden Age of Metal: 1984

The records I’ve covered in this entry ended up making 1984 one of the biggest watershed years in the history of heavy metal, and, instead of turning out to part of some nightmare-ish dystopian era like Orwell predicted all those years ago, what we got instead was the true beginning of The Golden Age Of Metal, baby!

March 16, 2019 · 3 Comments

Golden Age of Metal: Introduction

The Golden Age of the genre would not begin until a bit further into the decade, when we not only began consistently getting an unprecedented (and unmatched ever since) amount of great, classic albums, but also records that would prove to be genre-defining to the biggest, most important styles of modern Metal, as the style really developed, diversified, and expanded outside of Britain to become a truly global(ly dominate) phenomenon.

March 13, 2019 · Leave a comment

8 Reasons Why You Should Make Freak Kitchen a Priority in Your Life

(Originally published on Gospel of Crom.) There’s this band from Gothenburg, Sweden, called Freak Kitchen. Led by vocalist/guitarist/composer extraordinaire Mattias IA Eklundh, they play some kind of hard rock in … Continue reading

March 19, 2017 · Leave a comment

Daemo’s Summer of Discontent 2015: Part 4

Daemo’s Summer of Discontent – 2015 Daemo Sez: The dust is doomed to collect on another of Daemo’s ill-advised summer purchases.  Find out why…BELOW. Acephalix:  Interminable Night       … Continue reading

November 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Daemo’s Summer of Discontent 2015: Part 3

Aside from a bunch of bluegrass and a bit of green grass, musically this summer was a bit of a musical bummer. Find out a major reason why below.

November 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Daemo’s Summer of Discontent 2015: Part 2

Daemo’s Summer of Discontent – 2015 Daemo Sez: Here it is:  Part 2 of my in-depth coverage concerning CDs I bought in the last few months that have bummed me … Continue reading

August 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Daemo’s Summer of Discontent 2015

I’ve purchased a lot of CDs in the last few months in a desperate attempt to reach a respectable metal collection consisting of 666 albums. And in that rush to appease the forces of evil (who routinely check on everyone’s music collections like Santa checking his naughty/nice list), I have at times sacrificed quality at the altar of quantity.

August 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

GD’s verdicts – Best of 2012_Overview

GD’s verdicts – Best of 2012: Overview 02/01/13  ||  Global Domination …and in order to have it all in one comprehensive overview, here are the Best-of-2012 staff picks compiled. Homework … Continue reading

June 24, 2014 · Leave a comment