Listen Club Chart

This is an evolving list of recent releases we love and recommend. Releases stay on this list until an advisor finds a new favorite, or it gets pushed off by something heavier. We'll try to stock these titles whenever possible. Please visit each band's page and buy direct if we don't have it!
The shadebeast Listen Club is homed in this facebook group:
Club Advisors
Andrew Grizzle, Austin Brumley, Christopher Pace, Ethan Barrett, Joe Eldridge, Marcos DC, Rob Hammer, Tyler Haulenbeek, Jayson Andrew Hill



1. Austin: Municipal Waste – Electrified Brain

 2. Andrew: Tuscoma – Gu-cci

3. Chris: Conjurer – Pathos

4. Ethan: Boss Keloid – Family The Smiling Thrush LIVE @ Foel Studio

5. Jayson: Haunt – Windows of Your Heart

6. Joe: Guillotine – Born To Fall

7. Marcos: HUSH – The Pornography of Ruin

8. Rob: Shrooms Circle – The Constant Descent

9. Tyler: Krallice – Psychagogue

10. Berator - Elysian Inferno

11. Candy – Heaven is Here

12. Final Light – Final Light

13. Your Highness – The Ragbag Vol. 1 EP



  1. Austin: Candy – Heaven is Here
  1. Andrew: Final Light – Final Light
  1. Chris: Mine Collapse – Delusions
  1. Ethan: Paganizer – Beyond the Macabre
  1. Jayson: Khold – Svartsyn
  1. Joe: Executioner’s Mask – Winterlong
  1. Marcos: Hundred Year Old Man – Sleep In Light
  1. Rob: OREYEON – Equations for the Useless
  1. Tyler: Krallice – Psychagogue
  1. Dumb Waiter – Gauche Gists
  1. Chaotian – Effigies of Obsolescence
  1. Inexorum – Equinox Vigil
  1. Werewolves – From the Cave to the Grave



  1. Austin: White Ward – False Light

  2. Andrew: Ghostsmoker – Grief

  3. Chris: Tombs – Ex Oblivion EP

  4. Ethan: Denouncement Pyre – Forever Burning

  5. Joe: Besieged – Violence Beyond All Reason

  6. Marcos: Satyricon - Satyricon & Munch

  7. Rob: AAWKS – Heavy on the Cosmic

  8. Tyler: Freebase Hyperspace – Planet High

  9. Temple of the Void – Summoning the Slayer

  10. Druids – Shadow Work

  11. Yatra – Born into Chaos

  12. Kreator – Hate Uber Alles

  13. Gozer – An Endless Static



  1. Austin: Berator – Elysian Inferno

  2. Andrew: Soreption – Jord

  3. Chris: Temple of the Void – Summoning the Slayer

  4. Ethan: Kardashev – Liminal Rite

  5. Joe: Druids – Shadow Work

  6. Marcos: Satyricon - Satyricon & Munch

  7. Rob: Magnatar – Crushed

  8. Tyler: Yatra – Born into Chaos

  9. Come to Grief – When the World Dies

  10. Cities of Mars – Cities of Mars

  11. Sergeant Thunderhoof – This Sceptred Veil

  12. Kreator – Hate Uber Alles

  13. Slow Wake – Falling Fathoms


  1. Austin: Druids – Shadow Work

  2. Andrew: Grave Infestation – Persecution of the Living

  3. Chris: Temple of the Void – Summoning the Slayer

  4. Ethan: Artificial Brain – Artificial Brain

  5. Joe: MNRVA – Hollow

  6. Marcos: Primitive Man – Insurmountable

  7. Rob: Horehound – Collapse

  8. Tyler: Mournful Congregation – The Exuviae of God, Part I

  9. Come to Grief – When the World Dies

  10. Cities of Mars – Cities of Mars

  11. Magnatar – Crushed

  12. Slow Wake – Falling Fathoms

  13. Decapitated – Cancer Culture



Austin: Shed the Skin – Thaumogenesis

Andrew: Simulakra – The Infection Spreads

Chris: Besvarjelsen – Atlas

Ethan: Sisyphean – Colours of Faith

Joe: Come to Grief – When the World Dies

Marcos: Primitive Man – Insurmountable

Rob: ØLGOD - Ølgod

Tyler: Mournful Congregation – The Exuviae of God, Part I

Blut Aus Nord – Disharmonium: Undreamable Abysses

Bog Body – Cryonic Crevasse Cult

Cities of Mars – Cities of Mars

Dead Register – Alive

Decapitated – Cancer Culture



Austin: Predatory Light – Death and the Twilight Hours

Andrew: Negative Plane – The Pact

Chris: Cave In – Heavy Pendulum

Ethan: Blut Aus Nord – Disharmonium: Undreamable Abysses

Joe: Bog Body – Cryonic Crevasse Cult

Marcos: Terzij de Horde – In One of These, I Am Your Enemy

Rob: Towers of Jupiter – III

Tyler: WOORMS – Fatalismo

Cities of Mars – Cities of Mars

Dead Register – Alive

Luminous Vault – Animate the Emptiness

Sadistic Ritual – The Enigma, Boundless

Wo Fat – The Singularity



Austin: Aara – Triade II: Hemera

Andrew: Cavernlight – As I Cast Ruin Upon the Lens That Reveals My Every Flaw

Chris: Primitive Man – Insurmountable

Ethan: Misery Index – Complete Control

Joe: Emma Ruth Rundle – EG2: Dowsing Voice

Marcos: Terzij de Horde – In One of These, I Am Your Enemy

Rob: Ufomammut – Fenice

Tyler: WOORMS – Fatalismo

Cosmic Putrefaction – Crepuscular Dirge for the Blessed Ones

Jungle Rot – A Call to Arms

Moon Tooth – Phototroph

Morgue Supplier – Inevitability

Wo Fat – The Singularity



Austin: Cosmic Putrefaction – Crepuscular Dirge for the Blessed Ones

Andrew: Tzompantli - Tlazcaltiliztli

Chris: Haunter – Discarnate Alis

Ethan: Sepulchral Curse – Deathbed Sessions

Joe: Wo Fat – The Singularity


Tyler: Ufomammut – Fenice

Cleaver – No More Must Crawl

God Mother – Obeveklig

Norilsk – Weepers of the Land EP



Andrew: Lament Cityscape – A Darker Discharge

Austin: Pyrithe – Monuments to Impermanence

Chris: Helms Alee – Keep This Be the Way

Ethan: Dischordia – Triptych

Joe: Kettle to Wake – Kettle to Wake EP

Marcos: Mizmor & Thou – Myopia

Rob: Domkraft//Slowmatics - Ascend​​/​​Descend split LP

Tyler: Crucifixion/Krieg – split LP

Devil Master – Ecstasies of Never Ending Night

Moonshield – The Void Squadron

Dead Head – Slave Driver

These Arms are Snakes – Duct Tape & Shivering Crows

Vanum – Legend



Andrew’s pick: SATOR – Cleansing Ritual

Austin’s pick: Corpsessed – Succumb to Rot

Chris’ pick: Notturno – Obsessions

Ethan’s pick: Undeath – It’s Time… To Rise From the Grave

Joe’s pick: Domkraft//Slomatics - Ascend/Descend split LP

Marcos’ pick: Novarupta – Carrion Movements

Rob’s pick: ПРАЩУР – ПОКРУЧ

Tyler’s pick: Neptunian Maximalism – Set Chaos to the Heart of the Moon

Escaping Agartha – Croak

Huntsmen – The Dying Pines EP

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard – Omnium Gatherum

Somali Yacht Club – The Space

Vile Creature & Bismuth – A Hymn of Loss and Hope



Andrew’s pick: These Arms Are Snakes – Duct Tape & Shivering Crows

Austin’s pick: QAALM – Resilience & Despair

Chris’ pick: Seer – Vol. 7

Ethan’s pick: EGREGORE – The Word of His Law

Joe’s pick: Darkher – The Buried Storm

Marcos’ pick: Carcosa – Wrath of the Tyrant

Rob’s pick: Sidewinder – Vines

Tyler’s pick: Nonsun – Blood & Spirit

Alunah – Strange Machine

Urskek – Thra



Andrew’s pick: Terzij de Horde – In One of These, I am Your Enemy

Austin’s pick: nekrodeus – Asbest

Chris’ pick: End Boss – They Seek My Head

Ethan’s pick: ET MORIEMUR – Tamashii No Yama

Joe’s pick: Destruction – Diabolical

Rob’s pick: Sundowning – In the Light, I Cease to Exist

Sue’s pick: Steak – Acute Mania

Tyler’s pick: Oceansnow – Vivienne

Deathrite – Delirium ep

SKUMSTRIKE – Deadly Intrusions

Tome of the Unreplenished – Earthbound



Andrew’s pick: Misfire – Sympathy for the Ignorant

Austin’s pick: Golgothan Remains – Adorned in Ruin

Chris’ pick: Black Death Cult - Diaspora

Ethan’s pick: Vimur – Transcendental Violence

Joe’s pick: Meshuggah – Immutable

Rob’s pick: Mammoth Weed Wizard Bastard – The Harvest

Shane’s pick: Astral Tomb – Soulgazer

Tyler’s pick: Bog Wizard/Froglord split: A Frog in the Bog

Lunavieja – Lunavieja

Nothingnew – In This Together

Satan – Earth Infernal

Silver Gallery – Head Will Roll



Andrew’s pick: Desolate Shrine – Fires of the Dying World

Austin’s pick: KVAEN – The Great Below

Chris’ pick: Mares of Thrace – The Exile

Ethan’s pick: Abbath – Dread Reaver

Frazier’s pick: Dual Fighter – Mean Machines

Joe’s pick: Absent in Body - Plague God

Marcos’ pick: Deathspell Omega – The Long Defeat

Rob’s pick: Backbone – Embracing Dissolution

Tyler’s pick: Falls of Rauros – Key to a Vanishing Future

As The World Dies – Agonist

NITE – Voices of the Kronian Moon



Andrew’s pick: Black Fucking Cancer – Procreate Inverse

Austin’s pick: Glemsel – Forfader

Chris’ pick: Gloson – The Rift

Ethan’s pick: Dark Funeral – We Are the Apocalypse

Joe’s pick: Teratoma – Purulent Manifestations

Tyler’s pick: Deha – Decadanse

AEVITERNE – The Ailing Façade

Di’Aul – Abracamacabra

Elk Witch – Beyond the Mountain

Hellfrost and Fire - Fire, Frost and Hell

Savage Necromancy – Feathers Fall to Flames

Zaard – Bloed En Wijn EP



Andrew’s pick: Besna – Zverstva

Austin’s pick: Konvent – Cal Down the Sun

Chris’ pick: E-L-R – Vexier

Ethan’s pick: In Aphelion – Moribund

Joe's pick: Bastard – Rotten Blood

Tyler’s pick: Idol of Fear – Trespasser

ARKAIK – Labyrinth of Hungry Ghosts

Jesus Wept – Psychedelic Degeneracy

Ghost – Impera

Iron Mountain – Of Flesh and Bone

Messa – Close

Eric Wagner – In the Lonely Light of Mourning



Andrew’s pick: – This World is Going to Ruin You

Austin’s pick: Non Est Deu – Impious

Chris’ pick: Unru – Die Wiederkehr Des Verdrängten

Ethan’s pick: Godless Truth – Godless Truth

Joe’s pick: Crowbar – Zero and Below

Marcos’ pick: KYOTY – Isolation

Tyler’s pick: Izthmi – Leaving This World, Leaving It All Behind

Hath – All That Was Promised

Kuolemanlaakso – Kuusumu

Sabaton – The War to End All Wars

Midnight – Let There Be Witchery

Sandhedrin – Lights On

Spirit Guardian – Seasick

Vio-Lence – Let the World Burn



Andrew’s pick: Tuskar – Matriarch

Austin’s pick: Shape of Despair – Return to the Void

Chris’ pick: The Mountain King – WolloW

Ethan’s pick: Allegaeon – DAMNUM

Joe’s pick: Corpsegrinder – Acid Vat

Sue's pick: Domkraft/Slomatics – Ascend/Descent

Tyler’s pick: Eight Bells – Legacy of Ruin

Fetal Blood Eagle – Indoctrinate




Andrew’s pick: TAKE LIFE – You are Nowhere

Austin’s pick: Pure Wrath – Hymn to the Woeful Hearts

Chris’ pick: Lunar Blood – Twilight Insurgency

Ethan’s pick: Immolation – Acts of God

Joe’s pick: Pike vs The Automaton – self/titled

Tyler’s pick: The Body & OAA – Enemy of Love

An Isolated Mind – A Place We Cannot Go

Annihilator – Metal II

Sleepwulf – Sunbeams Curl

Tangled Up = Silk Embroidered Light

The Last of Lucy – Moksha



Andrew’s pick: Zeal & Ardor – Zeal & Ardor

Austin’s pick: A Pale December – Death Panacea

Chris’ pick: Cult of Luna – The Long Road North

Ethan’s pick: Amorphis – Halo

Joe’s pick: Voivod – Synchro Anarchy

Tyler’s pick: Author & Punisher – KRÜLLER

The Devils of Loudun – Escaping Eternity

Fostermother – The Ocean

HAMMR – Eternal Possession

Iron Master – Thy Ancient Fire

Krvvla – X

Napalm Death - Resentment is Always Seismic

Near Death Condition – Ascent from the Mundane

WAIT – The End of Noise



Andrew’s pick: The Final Sleep – Vessels of Grief

Austin’s pick: Thorn – Yawning Depths

Chris’ pick: Venom Prison – Erebos

Ethan’s pick: Vorga – Striving Toward Oblivion

Joe’s pick: Obsidian Sea – Pathos

Tyler’s pick: Kurokuma – Born of Obsidian

Persefone – Metanoia

Abysmal Dawn – Phylogenesis

Deathless Void – Deathless Void

Saxon – Carpe Diem

Seremonia – Neonlusifer



Andrew’s pick: Celeste Assassine(s)

Austin’s pick: Vile Ritual – Tongues of the Exanimate

Chris’ pick: AGVIRRE - _ _ _ _ _ _

Ethan’s pick: Earthless – Night Parade of One Hundred Demons

Joe’s pick: Thumos – The Republic

Tyler’s pick: Krallice – Crystalline Exhaustion

Blastanus – Beyond

Night Hag – Phantasmal Scourge

Dark Meditation – Polluted Temples

Mur – Cut the Rivers Vein

Possessor – The Speed of Death


Andrew’s pick: Neuropsy – Vivisection of the Demented

Austin’s pick: Druid Lord – Relics of the Dead

Chris’ pick: Breaths – Though life has turned out…

Ethan’s pick: ABYSSUS – Death Revival

Joe’s pick: Dødskvad - Krønike II

Tyler’s pick: Boris – W

40 Wat Sun – Perfect Light

Bongtower – Oscillator II

Sunczar – Bearer of Light



Andrew’s pick: WIEGEDOOD - There's Always Blood At The End Of The Road

Austin’s pick: Descent – Order of Chaos

Chris’ pick: Crawl Below – It’s Ministers on Earth

Ethan’s pick: Ereb Altor – Vargtimman

Joe’s pick: Ecryptus – Kyr’am Beskar

Tyler’s pick: Mizmor – Wit’s End

Dead Sun Rising – As Above, So Below

Inferno Sunn – Injustice Plagues American Lives

Ripple Music’s Dominance & Submission: A Tribute to Blue Oyster Cult

Tony Martin – Thorns

Oshiego – Jaljalut



Andrew’s pick: Worship – Many Masters

Chris’ pick: Deaf Club – Productive Disruption

Ethan’s pick: WILDERUN – Epigone

Joe’s pick: Melvins – Lord of the Flies EP

Tyler’s pick: Seven Nines and Tens – Over Opiated in a Forest of Whispering Speakers

APES – Lullabies for Eternal Sleep EP

Bong Wizard – Vugar Display of Flower

Cruel Bomb – Man Made EP

Needless – The Cosmic Cauldron

Necrophagous – In Chaos Ascend

PUNHALDA – Sobrevivente

RGRSS – A World of Concern


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