Nordahl’s List of Essential Metal From 2017

2017 has come and gone and now 2018 is blessing us with its freshness and downright bone-chilling coldness.  So when can I move to Florida or anywhere cheap and tropical?  Thank God we always have plenty of metal goodness to keep our blood flowing and get our bodies moving to generate some much needed warmth….

Todd’s Top 5 +1 Albums of 2017

This is been an interesting year for me. Unlike, I think, some of the others on this site, I’m relatively new to metal. Sure, I grew up listening to some of the classics, Black Sabbath, AC/DC, Motorhead. And I was introduced to bands like Rhapsody and Demon Hunter later on. But it really wasn’t until…

Top 29 Nu Metal Albums of All Time

Nu metal is a sub-genre that often gets scoffed at and even fully disregarded when looking at metal as a whole. It is a genre that began to develop in the early to mid-1990’s and gained tremendous popularity at the tail end of the decade. Now, it is somewhat difficult to nail down exactly what…

Chris’ Top albums of 2016

Nordahl’s List of Essential Metal From 2016 Let me be extremely late almost to the point of uncomfortable awkwardness for wishing you a Happy New Year. Hey – it’s still January and you might still be thinking you can keep one or more of your resolutions for 2017, so we’re good! What is being presented…

Top 10 lists of 2016

  As 2016 is drawing to an end, we are finally revealing some of our favorite albums of the past year. There were a hell of a lot of albums that came out and we couldn’t listen to all of them, however of the ones we heard, here were some of our favorites. Choosing a…

Nordahl’s List of Essential Metal from 2015

Greetings, my fellow metalheads. My name is Chris Nordahl and my friends Nick, Matt & Steve run this fabulous webzine you are taking time to peruse now. With the new year kicking off recently and seeing all of these top metal album lists for 2015 popping up everywhere, I was inspired to share some of…

Nick’s Top 10 lists

Well hey there everyone! Nick here, bringing you my top ten lists of 2015. Yes it says lists, you know its really hard when you are a fan of multiple genres to make just one top ten list. . . even harder at keeping those lists at just TEN!!! 2015 has been a great year…

Top 10 Albums of 2013 – Nick

Holy shit this one was tough. . Year after year the bands we know and love put out album after album and it seems to me that the albums keep on getting better. This year was especially hard, first of all there were just a LOT of strong albums released and I don’t mean from…

Top 10 Live Performances of 2013 – Nick

Hey all, its that time of year again when we here at Damnation pick our top ten for many categories. Here is my top ten Live Performances of 2013 1.  Goblin @ 2720 Cherokee 2. Iron Maiden @ Verizon Wireless 3. Two way tie: Opeth & Katatonia @ Pop’s and  Gojira & Devin Townsend Project…

Best albums of 2010

Notice I didn’t put top 10 or really give a number even. . there were literally too many albums that came out this year. Some great, some not so great, some mind-blowing and still some that were just complete crap. I am only gonna list the ones I thought were Great and/or Mind-Blowing. My apologies…