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The Best Metal of 2011
25 Dec 2011 // 4:00 PM
PopMatters’ staff of metal experts present their top picks from a year that offered a standout work of Christian “progressive death metalcore”, a philosophical treatise on “Transcendent Black Metal”, and one amazing debut.
The Best Metal Albums of 2009
10 Dec 2009 // 4:00 PM
It seems every year I say it, but this year it's truer than ever: this was one hell of a year for metal. If you think the Mastodon record is good (which it is) just wait 'til you hear this list’s top three.
Revocation: Great Is Our Sin
25 Aug 2016 // 9:10 PM
Shredding eardrums with the mastery of technical death metal.
Revocation: Empire of the Obscene
30 Nov 2015 // 9:05 PM
Nearly a decade on, the Boston band's debut holds up and stands to melt the other digital files in your collection.