Metal Mayhem Episode #60: "The Top 20 Best Metal Albums of 2013" -1/18/14

Honorable Mentions:


1. Omnium Gatherum- Beyond- The Sonic Sign

2. Artillery- Legions- God Feather

3. Pestilence- Obsideo- Obsideo

4. Tyr- Valkyrja- The Lay Of Love

5. Children Of Bodom- Halo Of Blood- Damaged Beyond Repair

6. Hecate Enthroned- Virulent Rapture- Unchained

7. Immolation- Kingdom Of Conspiracy- A Spectacle Of Lies

8. Paradise Lost- Tragic Illusion 25- Gothic 2013

9. Throne Of Katarsis- The Three Transcendental Keys- The First Transcendental Key

10. Catuvolcus- Voyageurs de l'Aube- Voyageurs Pts. I & II

11. Hacride- Back To Where You've Never Been- Overcome

12. Deliverance- Hear What I Say!- Liber 111/The Annals Of Subterfuge

13. October Tide- Tunnel Of No Light- Of Wounds To Come

14. Saprogenic- Expanding Toward Collapsed Lungs- Navigating The Human Eye


Best Albums Of 2013:


15. Helloween- Straight Out Of Hell- Years

16. Logic Of Denial- Atonement- Behold The Throne Of Torture

17. Falkenbach- Asa- Wulfarweijd

18. Tristania- Darkest White- Number

19. Dream Theater- Dream Theater- Illumination Theory

20. Suffocation- Pinnacle Of Bedlam- Inversion

21. Crystallion- Killer- Far Cry

22. Svart- Det Personlinga Helvetets Spiral- Genom Forgangelsans Dimmor

23. Fleshgod Apocalypse- Labyrinth- Warpledge

24. Darkane- The Sinister Supremacy- Insurrection Is Imminent

25. Summoning- Old Morning's Dawn- The White Tower

26. Watain- The Wild Hunt- They Rode On

27. Dark Tranquillity- Construct- The Silence In Between

28. Darkthrone- The Underground Resistance- Valkyrie

29. Katatonia- Dethroned & Uncrowned- The Parting

30. Katatonia- Dethroned & Uncrowned- Lethean

31. Guttural Secrete- Nourishing The Spoil- Deadened Prior To Coitus

32. Guttural Secrete- Nourishing The Spoil- Voyeuristic Engagement

34. Death Angel- The Dream Calls For Blood- Execution/Don't Save Me

35. Rotting Christ- Kata Ton Aimona Eaytoy- Gilgames

36. Necrotic Disgorgement- Documentaries Of Dementia- Anal Trauma

37. Gris- A l'Ame Enflammee, l'Amme Constellee- Une Epitaphe de Suie

38. Gris- A l'Ame Enflammee, l'Amme Constellee- Nadir


2014 Preview:


39. Iced Earth- If I Could See You (NEW)

40. Dark Funeral- The Black-Winged Horde

41. Mastodon- The Czar

42. Behemoth- Blackest Ov The Black

43. Ulver- Mother Of Mercy