Like every year the Division Team share with you their favorite music & live shows of 2018.


When I asked Samuel why his list had only 5 records and 1 live show, here was his answer: « Dude, that’s the list of a man whose last little free time is spent smoking weed and playing video games. »  Well, ok!


1. Clutch – Book of Bad Decision

2. Hangman’s Chair – Banlieue Triste
3. ASG – Survive Sunrise
4. Jedi Mind Tricks -The Bridge And The Abyss
5. Logic – YSIV


1. Coilguns – Vendredivison#5




1. Altin Gün – On

2. Fukpig – Bastards
3. Feu! Chatterton – L’Oiseleur
4. Thou – Magus
5. Coilguns – Millennials
6. A Perfect Circle – Eat The Elephant
7. Interpol – Marauder
8. Darius – Clôture
9. Los Orioles – Zumbia Yéyé
10. Charles In The Kitchen & Them Stones – Stones In The Kitchen


1. Nick Cave – Montreux Jazz Festival
2. Nine Inch Nails – Les Eurockéennes de Belfort
3. Coilguns – Cully Jazz Festival
4. Thou – Les Docks Lausanne
5. Queens of the Stone Age – Les Eurockéennes de Belfort
6. Unsane – Rock Altitude Festival Le Locle
7. Ibeyi – Les Docks Lausanne
8. Louis Schild – Théâtre du 2.21 Lausanne
9. Charles in the Kitchen versus Papertank – VendreDivision #3 La Chaux-de-Fonds
10. Mammút – Rock Altitude Festival Le Locle




1. Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals – Choosing Mental Illness as a Virtue (Phil does it better than you)

2. Janelle Monáe – Dirty Computer (Jeeeeez, that girl)
3. Anna Von Hausswolff – Dead Magic (And yeah, this one, in a very different style)
4. The Armed – Only Love (Well, it’s all in the title…)
5. A Perfect Circle – Eat the Elephant (I just can’t get enough of Maynard voice)
6. Thou – Magus (This is a hell of an album)
7. Pig Destroyer – Head Cage (If you can’t understand this masterpiece, smth in very wrong with you)
8. Alice in Chains – Rainierfog (These guys always deliver)
9. Immortal – Northern Chaos Gods (A really unexpected comeback…)
10. Lucifer – II (I don’t know why this album made such a strong impression on me… It’s soooo classic, but it did, so fuck it, it made my list)

Not so far behind:

King Dude,  Interpol, Windhand, Dödsrit, Will Haven, Emilie Zoé, Emma Ruth Rundle, Eminem, Panopticon, Deadbird, Hate Eternal, Vinnie Paz, Fukpig, Gillian Carter, Yob, Sleep, Yellow Eyes, Funeral Mist, Coilguns, HEX


1. The Melvins – Dachstock, Bern
2. EMA – Sedel, Lucerne
3. Myrkur – Docks, Lausanne
4. Chiens – Dachstock, Berne
5. Neige Morte – Toxoplasmose, St-Imier
6. King Dude – Caves du Manoir, Martigny
7. Sleep – Bad Bonn, Dudingen
8. Wolves in the Throne Room – Docks, Lausanne
9. Ken Mode – Romandie, Lausanne
10. Unsane – Rock Altitude Festival, Le Locle

And see you next year for tons of new music!
Happy new year!