Arto Lehtinen – Best of 2017

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TOP 20 of 2017 

  1. Immolation – Atonement

The Ny death metal masters Immolation did again by releasing one hell of a great death metal opus. Immolation has been able to maintain the quality on each album.


  1. Kreator – Gods Of Violence

Kreator - Gods of Violence

The German thrash legends once again released another awesome album in a row. Mille and co have created such a monstrous album and written a plenty of catchy riffs. The album in general is a bit more melodic, yet having the Kreator trademark in the sounds.


  1. Memorian – For The Fallen
  2. Avatarium – Hurricanes And Halos
  3. Cavalera Conspiracy – Psychosis
  4. Power Trip – Nightmare Logic
  5. Sawhill Sacrifice – Pimeyteen ja Kuolemaan
  6. Morbid Angel – Kingdom Disdained
  7. Belphegor – Totenritual
  8. Exhumed – Death Revenge
  9. Hallatar – No Stars Upon The Bridge
  10. Overkill – The Grinding Wheel
  11. Venom Inc – Ave
  12. Accept – The Rise Of Chaos
  13. Paradise Lost – Medusa
  14. Amenra – Mass VI
  15. Electric Wizard – Wizard Bloody Wizard
  16. Cannibal Corpse – Red Before Black
  17. The Doomsday Kingdom – S/t
  18. Vallenfyre – Fear Those Who Fear Him

Best EP

Autopsy – Puncturing the Grotesque

Best concerts

Coven – Roadburn 2017

Masters Hammer – Steelchaos 2017

Emperor – Brutal Assault

Mayhem – Brutal Assault

Demolition Hammer  – Netherland deathfest

The Most fascinating book 

Bruce Dickinson – What does this button do

Major Events in Metal

The reaper has got a busy year once again. Three remarkable metal/rock musicians left this world behind too early. They had carved the marks in the metal/rock history for sure with unforgettable and great music. May those icon rest in peace and let their music live on.

Warrel Dane

Malcolm Young

Martin Eric Ain

Chris Cornell