The Top 20 EPs of 2017

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Thursday, December 28, 2017


Here is my list of the top 20 short releases 2017. 

Support the underground! 

Buy CDs, vinyl, cassettes, downloads and go to their shows!


The Top 40 Albums of 2017

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Wednesday, December 27, 2017



2017 - What a tremendous year in music! There were so many awesome releases this year that I could easily do a top 100 list. 

Do you think we are living in a golden age of underground rock and metal music right now? If your answer is yes, you've come to the right place. This is for you, my friend.

If you think rock and metal is dead, move along folks. Nothing to see here.

Where do we go from here? The future will tell us, but before we stumble into a new year let's look back for the last time to celebrate another year of



Captain Beyond Zen's Favs 2017 [YouTube Playlist]

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Wednesday, December 13, 2017

2017 - Not Bad at All !

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Friday, December 8, 2017


The Top 20 of 2017 So Far

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Wednesday, June 14, 2017


1. Ball - s/t
2. The Wizards - Full Moon in Scorpio
3. Devil's Witches - Velvet Magic
4. Beastmaker - Inside the Skull
5. Satan's Children - Spiritual Abuse
6. Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs - Feed the Rats
7. Black Magick SS - Kaleidoscope Dreams
8. Dream Machine - The Illusion
9. Arc of Ascent - Realms of the Metaphysical
10. Telekinetic Yeti - Abominable
11. Wounded Giant - Vae Victis
12. Alastor - Black Magic
13. Horisont - About Time
14. The Obsessed - Sacred
15. Ordos - House of the Dead
16. Dopelord - Children of the Haze
17. Kingnomad - Mapping the Inner Void
18. Strange Broue - Seance
19. Spaceslug - Time Travel Dilemma
20. Cloud Catcher - Trails of Kozmic Dust




The Top 40 Albums of 2016

Posted by Captain Beyond Zen on Wednesday, December 28, 2016



2016 - What a fucking beast of a year! All sort of hysterical and disgusting fuckshit hunted us. Penetrated by tinfoil hat theories and fake news we realized that the free world with our fundamental values are treated with contempt.
We are doomed and we know it. Stand up and drain the swamp! Make the world great again in 2017!
But before we'll take action, let's look inward for a moment of silence and take a look back in 2016 and take a deep dive into the soundtrack of
 DOOM