Machine Head: Through the Ashes of Empires (2003) album artwork

Through the Ashes of Empires, released on December 16, 2003, by Roadrunner Records, marks Machine Head’s return to groove and thrash metal. Produced by Robb Flynn, it features Phil Demmel’s impactful return.

Nasum: Helvete (2003) album cover

Nasum’s third studio album, “Helvete” (2003), is a 22-track grindcore album with aggressive and fast-paced songs addressing socio-political and environmental themes.

Rompeprop: Hellcock's Pornflakes (2003) album cover

Rompeprop’s 2003 album, “Hellcock’s Pornflakes,” is a goregrind release characterized by its explicit lyrical content and aggressive musical style. The album pushes boundaries within the genre through its dark humor and shock value.