Josh Thieler’s Favorite Releases of 2017

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Its been a long time since I posted anything for Nine Circles. Of all the things 2017 has been for me, it has definitely been the busiest I’ve ever been. I joined more bands, recorded drums / vocals for other bands, art for my bands and other bands, PR for my bands and others, started a record label, and a bunch of other stuff. I miss being more active with Nine Circles but it looks like the current staff has been crushing it!

Anyway, the time has come for year end list. I love reading everyone’s lists and seeing what albums I might have missed or maybe need to check out again. I hope you find some new music in here you will enjoy. Continue reading

Special Stream: Uprising – “Uprising”


Tomorrow, Tridroid Records will be doing a special cassette reissue for Uprising‘s self titled black metal behemoth and if you missed it the first time around take this opportunity to get acquainted. It’s an album that has the teeth and bite of early black metal yet ushers itself into the modern day scene with a heavy dose of atmospherics. For right now we have a special stream of the entire album just ahead of this reissue, after the jump. Continue reading