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15 Best Metal This Year

I'm not happy with my 07 list so I'm splitting up the thing into 2 lists, metal and non-metal.
1Wolves In the Throne Room
Two Hunters


Amazing black metal that greatly perfected from their last release.
2Drudkh
Estrangement


Drudkh as always deliver a superb slab of atmospheric black metal.
3Primordial
To the Nameless Dead


With this release Primordial sound as powerful as ever, vocals improved a lot too.
4Moonsorrow
V: Havitetty


Excellent viking metal, even if the songs are extremely long!
5 Sigh
Hangman's Hymn


Different, crazy and wonderful, I just can't get enough of this album.
6Thurisaz
Circadian Rhythm


A very high quality release from these Belgians, with great varied vocals and awesome keyboards.
7 Kroda
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Pagans have a way of making some super black metal, and with this release Kroda prove they still have it.
8Neurosis
Given to the Rising


Crushing and at times even awe inspiring, an excellent post-metal album.
9 Lunar Aurora
Andacht


Lunar Aurora stay consistent as always, too bad we won't be hearing this band put out more superb black metal for awhile.
10Ensiferum
Victory Songs


Even with Jari gone Ensiferum can still make some great, catchy viking metal.
11Monstrosity
Spiritual Apocalypse


Awesome death metal, great vocals and very good drumming.
12Vintersorg
Solens Rotter


More folk influenced then some of there more recent albums, and it turned out very nice.
13 Kauan
Lumikurro


A rather unknown gem with some seriously good folk influences without overdoing it.
14Iced Earth
Framing Armageddon (Something Wicked Pt. 1)


Stormripper proves he has some great vocals and that Iced Earth have not lost it.
15 Astrofaes
Idea. Form. Essence...


Just got this today but it's really great. A side project of Drudkh's Thurios that goes in a more raw direction than Drudkh.
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