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  • Kev36663’s albums of 2012

    It’s that time again when I publish my list of what I considered to be the best 20 albums of 2012.

    How I compile these, throughout the year I add any music I receive or buy to a spreadsheet and mark an X next to anything that I think could be a contender for the final 20.  Then, I spend a day working out which releases will formulate a top 20 and in which order.

    There are 284 releases on my spreadsheet from 2012 (though that does include some EPs – although, anything truly awful I delete from the sheet) and 43 were marked with an X and had to be trimmed down to the final 20.

    Anything within the Gothic, Industrial and related scenes are eligible for consideration – although I also DJ at a local rock night, I’ve never really followed albums with the same level of dedication – however, remix albums, live albums, ‘best of’ compilations, re-issues, EPs, etc. are not eligible.

    It’s probably likely that there are some albums not included in this list because I haven’t heard them  – but – see above on how many I’ve listened to this year!  It is very likely that there will be some surprise omissions, but a short answer being here that the first short-list was 43, the final list is 20 – and I felt it better to keep it down to 20 to add more value to those included, rather than increase the list…

    So, anyway….

    The top 20… in reverse order…

    20) Escape with Romeo – Samsara
    19) Radio DCS – I Try My Best To Mainstream
    18) Dead When I Found Her – Rag Doll Blues
    17) Lyriel – Leverage
    16) Dutch Order – Contact
    15) Lacuna Coil – Dark Adrenaline
    14) Assemblage 23 – Bruise
    13) Puppet Lane – Myths
    12) The Last Cry – Living in Grey
    11) Cryogenic Echelon – Antipode
    10) Uberbyte – 5 Year Plan
    9) Eisbrecher – Die Holle Muss Warten
    8) Cruxshadows – As the Dark Against My Halo
    7) Cold in Berlin – And Yet
    6) Mono Inc – After the War
    5) Lord of the Lost – Die Tomorrow
    4) The Beauty of Gemina – Iscariot Blues
    3) Lebanon Hanover – The World is Getting Colder
    2) Delain – We Are The Others
    1) Celldweller – Wish Upon a Blackstar

    I’ve put little links above so you can go check the bands. There may be names up there you don’t know – and their new releases are well worth checking out 😀

    Kev36663 is a DJ at The Charnel House in Newcastle Upon Tyne. He also broadcasts a weekly radio show, on Tuesday nights, 7pm-9pm each week on www.1radio.org



  • New World Darkness Playlist 11.12.2012

    Here we go from 11th December 2012, on www.1radio.org

    William Control – I Am Your Jesus
    Lebanon Hanover – Cadaverously Quaint
    Ulterior – Zero Over Two
    Bondage Fairies – Fantasy Outfit
    Mandro1d – The Year 2000
    Ravage! Ravage! – Hpstr Biatches
    Rabia Sorda – Eye M The Blacksheep (video below)
    miserylab – Five One One
    ASP – GeistErfahrer
    Rossi Noise – Knives
    Uberbyte – Come Undone
    The Last Cry – Broken Hearts
    Radio DCS – Urgent
    Mindless Faith – Over The Fence
    Eisbrecher – Verruckt
    SadDolls – Amanda Blood
    Lord of the Lost – Die Tomorrow
    The Razor Skyline – We The People
    Arachnophobias – Don’t Leave
    Pain – The Great Pretender
    To/Die/For – Love’s a Sickness
    Lyriel – Wenn Die Engel Fallen
    Neon Zoo – Divine
    Cold in Berlin – John

    [youtuber youtube=’http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WJbqWJmOIzw’]


  • New World Darkness Playlist 16.10.12

    16th Oct playlist :

    Back next Tuesday (Ghost from 6pm, me from 7pm) on www.1radio.org

    Mono Inc – After the War
    Uberbyte – Sheffield’s Finest
    Knife Party – Centipede
    Dead When I Found Her – No More Nightmares
    Terminal Gods – Electric Eyes
    Cryogenic Echelon – The Red Serpent
    Celldweller – Eon
    Cold in Berlin – Take Control
    Ending the Vicious Cycle – 1000 Words (Angels of Liberty Mix)
    Placebo – B3
    In Strict Confidence – Silver Bells
    Eisenfunk – Pong
    Ost+Front – Ich Liebe Es
    Lord of the Lost – Never Let You Go
    Puppet Lane – The Name (Of Victory is Death)
    Clan of Xymox – Red Light
    Siouxsie and the Banshees – This Town Ain’t Big Enough For the Both Of Us
    Dead When I Found Her – Rain Machine
    Dismantled – Whole Wide World
    Pop Will Eat Itself – Chaos & Mayhem
    Laibach – Across the Universe
    Placebo – The Extra
    O children – I Know (You Love Me)
    The Mission Veo – New York Scum


  • Tickets for Sale

    Quick reminder you can get tickets direct from us for the upcoming Modulate (Oct 30), Faderhead (Nov 16) and Uberbyte (Dec 7) shows.

    Visit the store to purchase via paypal http://www.thecharnelhouse.com/store/

    Tickets include only a 50p booking fee, which also covers your postage.  You can also buy tickets for face value at our nights on Nov 10th or December 1st – or from Kev in person.