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Loud Rock Charts: 12/11

It’s that time of the year again. The time where we can all just stop giving two fucks about life and be as lazy as we want and drink eggnog till we die from heart congestion.

In all seriousness, this is the last week of charts, and what a year it has been. We’ve seen some phenomenal records and some disappointments, but overall, 2012 has been grandiose for us headbangers. I can only hope 2013 will reach the same sensationalism, but with bands like Cynic, Cult of Luna, The Ocean, and Scale the Summit already prepping their new studio albums, I doubt we have much to worry about.

1 HATEBREED “Put It To The Torch” [Single] Razor And Tie
2 DEPARTURES Teenage Haze No Sleep

 

 

 

 

1 DEFTONES Koi No Yokan Warner Brothers
2 ALL THAT REMAINS A War You Cannot Win Razor and Tie
3 GAMMA RAY Skeletons And Majesties Eagle Rock
4 DAVEY SUICIDE Put Our Trust In Suicide [EP] Standby
5 BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME The Parallax II: Future Sequence Metal Blade
6 CRADLE OF FILTH The Manticore And Other Horrors Nuclear Blast
7 AUGUST BURNS RED Sleddin’ Hill: A Holiday Album Solid State
8 ABIOTIC Symbiosis Metal Blade
9 MY DYING BRIDE A Map Of All Our Failures Peaceville
10 DOWNFALL OF GAIA Suffocating In The Swarm Of Cranes Metal Blade

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Loud Rock Charts: 12/4

As the year slowly comes to a close, new releases will begin to shrink in size. However, that does not by any means represent the quality of the records. This week sees Cult of Luna’s newest record, Vertikal, on display, with the 2nd track off of the album currently up for stream here: http://www.metalhammer.co.uk/news/cult-of-luna-i-the-weapon-single-stream/. If the single is indicative of the entire album, it’s going to be one hell of a release.

1 CULT OF LUNA “I: The Weapon” [Single] Density
2 CODE ORANGE KIDS Love Is Love/Return To Dust Deathwish

 

 

 

 

1 DEFTONES Koi No Yokan Warner Brothers
2 ALL THAT REMAINS A War You Cannot Win Razor and Tie
3 CRADLE OF FILTH The Manticore And Other Horrors Nuclear Blast
4 HAARP MACHINE Disclosure Sumerian
5 BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME The Parallax II: Future Sequence Metal Blade
6 DORO Raise Your Fist Nuclear Blast
7 ANAAL NATHRAKH Vanitas Candlelight
8 HEARTIST Nothing You Didn’t Deserve [EP] Roadrunner
9 ABIOTIC Symbiosis Metal Blade
10 AUGUST BURNS RED Sleddin’ Hill: A Holiday Album Solid State

Jazz Charts

This week’s results for KZSC Jazz Charts and Adds. Lot’s more new music coming in this week, I’m especially excited to be adding more Marsalis music to the Jazz library.

Top 10 KZSC Jazz Spins

1 AMBROSE AKINMUSIRE When The Heart Emerges Glistening Blue Note
2 TARA LINDA Torch And Sass
3 ANDREA BRACHFELD Lady Of The Island Zoho
4 HIROE SEKINE After The Rainfall
5 AMIKAEYLA Being In Love RootsJazz
6 BRAD MEHLDAU TRIO Where Do You Start Nonesuch
7 DANIELA NARDI’S ESPRESSO MANIFESTO The Songs Of Paolo Conte Acronym-EMI Music Canada
8 GERALD CLAYTON Bond: The Paris Sessions Decca
9 NINETY MILES Live At Cubadisco Concord Picante
10 VICTOR WOOTEN Sword And Stone Compass-Vix

This Week’s Adds

1 BRANFORD MARSALIS Four MFs Playin’ Tunes Marsalis Music
2 MIGUEL ZENON Esta Plena Marsalis
3 WAVE MECHANICS UNION Further To Fly HXMusic
4 HARRY CONNICK JR. The Happy Elf Marsalis Music
5 BRANFORD MARSALIS AND JOEY CALDERAZZO Songs Of Mirth And Melancholy Marsalis

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Loud Rock Charts: 11/27

I hope everyone had a very metal Thanksgiving break because I sure did. Here’s what happened in the life of Bröötalisk these past two days:

1) Interview The Haarp Machine. See them play with The Faceless and Revocation.

2) Interview Brendon Small from Dethklok. See them play with Machine Head, All That Remains, and Black Dahlia Murder.

In other news, Rage Against the Machine is rereleasing one of their masterpieces for the 20th anniversary of their self titled debut. Does this foreshadow the coming of more RATM? Only time will tell…

1 RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE XX Legacy
2 GAMMA RAY Skeletons And Majesties Eagle Rock
3 AUROCH From Forgotten Worlds Self-Released
4 MAMMOTH MAMMOTH Volume III Napalm
5 ADRENOCHROME Hideous Appetites

 

 

1 DEFTONES Koi No Yokan Warner Brothers
2 ALL THAT REMAINS A War You Cannot Win Razor and Tie
3 HAARP MACHINE Disclosure Sumerian
4 FEAR The Fear Record The End
5 BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME The Parallax II: Future Sequence Metal Blade
6 THE SWORD Apocryphon Razor And Tie
7 CRADLE OF FILTH The Manticore And Other Horrors Nuclear Blast
8 ABIOTIC Symbiosis Metal Blade
9 TIAMAT The Sacred People Napalm
10 HEARTIST Nothing You Didn’t Deserve [EP] Roadrunner

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Loud Rock Charts: 11/20

To all the metalheads in the Oakland area: I sincerely hope you went to experience Neurosis live on Saturday night. I sure as hell didn’t miss out. They were phenomenal. In other concert news…

Dethklok and all That Remains is coming to Oakland on the 25th of November. In other words, this Saturday.

The Faceless, Revocation, and The Haarp Machine are coming to Walnut Creek on the 26th of November, or this Sunday.

It’s going to be one hell of a weekend.

1 SINISTER The Carnage Ending Massacre
2 CASKET LOTTERY Real Fear No Sleep
3 DIAGONAL The Second Mechanism Rise Above
4 THE BRONX “Ribcage” [Single] ATO
5 VARG Gutentag Napalm

 

 

1 THE SWORD Apocryphon Razor And Tie
2 ALL THAT REMAINS A War You Cannot Win Razor and Tie
3 HAARP MACHINE Disclosure Sumerian
4 NEUROSIS Honor Found In Decay Neurot
5 NO BRAGGING RIGHTS Cycles eOne
6 BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME The Parallax II: Future Sequence Metal Blade
7 KAMELOT Silverthorn SPV
8 EARLY GRAVES Red Horse No Sleep
9 ABIOTIC Symbiosis Metal Blade
10 WHILE SHE SLEEPS This Is The Six The End

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Loud Rock Charts: 11/13

Finally, after all these months of waiting, Deftones’ newest record, Koi No Yokan, is dropping on Tuesday, November 13th. It’s one hell of an album, definitely on par with Diamond Eyes and White Pony.

Other new releases include one of the most influential punk rock bands, Fear, with their newest release The Fear Record and a return to form for black metal outfit Anaal Nathrakh with one of their best albums to date, Vanitas. 

1 DEFTONES Koi No Yokan
2 FEAR The Fear Record The End
3 ANAAL NATHRAKH Vanitas Candlelight
4 CASKET LOTTERY Real Fear No Sleep
5 AEON Aeons Black

 

 

1 THE SWORD Apocryphon Razor And Tie
2 NO BRAGGING RIGHTS Cycles eOne
3 NEUROSIS Honor Found In Decay Neurot
4 HAARP MACHINE Disclosure Sumerian
5 AXEWOUND Vultures The End
6 BETWEEN THE BURIED AND ME The Parallax II: Future Sequence Metal Blade
7 TEXAS IN JULY Texas In July Equal Vision
8 ABIOTIC Symbiosis Metal Blade
9 GLAMOUR OF THE KILL Summoning eOne
10 ALL THAT REMAINS A War You Cannot Win Razor and Tie