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The Best Metal Albums of 2013
26 Dec 2013 // 8:58 PM
Bands across metal's subgenres reached their full potential, be they acts coming into their own, making crowd-pleasing comebacks, or even bowing out at the top of their game.
The Best Metal Albums of 2007
16 Dec 2007 // 4:00 PM
This is the best year for metal music we've seen in a very long time. Like other watershed years, such as 1983, 1984, and 1991, it's partially a case of artists peaking at the same time, and 2007 was no exception, unleashing a wave of superb releases from January straight through November.
The Best Metal Albums of 2010
23 Dec 2010 // 4:00 PM
In the end, the metal world honored the memory of Ronnie James Dio in the coolest possible way: by making this the best year for new music the genre has seen in a very long time.
Shining: International Blackjazz Society
26 Oct 2015 // 9:20 PM
Shining continue to thrill with their latest studio LP, even if their playbook is more predictable this time around.
Shining: One One One
22 May 2013 // 6:06 PM
Shining have followed up its career-defining masterwork, Blackjazz, with the exuberant One One One, which takes its unparalleled sonic and places it within the framework of the pop album.