Order by:  Date | Popularity | Show all




Metal Albums By Year

same as rym except this obviously limits to metal albums which might be interesting. ah well it just meant iron maiden are 2x more of the albums

1. Deep Purple - The Book of Taliesyn
2. Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin II
3. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath
4. Black Sabbath - Master of Reality
5. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath Vol. 4

      View entire list ››
Created by atreides547 on 01.12.2015



Thumbs up: +15
The Most Majestic Releases Of All Time

This list contains most beautiful, majestic and soul-touching releases I've ever experienced.
My most favorite genres are Black Metal, Post Metal, Shoegaze, Doom Metal, Ambient and Neo-Classical in general .

Albums are ranked by the year,I think this way is more useful.

I will keep expanding my list as i can.

1. Anathema - The Silent Enigma
2. Blut Aus Nord - Ultima Thulée
3. Blut Aus Nord - Memoria Vetusta I - Fathers Of The Icy Age
4. Burzum - Filosofem
5. Ulver - Nattens Madrigal - Aatte Hymne Til Ulven I Manden

      View entire list ››
Created by Roxana.M on 10.06.2015



Thumbs up: +4
My Favorite Metal Albums Of All Time

my 100 favorite metal albums of all times. Alphabetical order.

1. A Forest of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves Of Spring
2. Agalloch - Ashes Against The Grain
3. AHAB - The Giant
4. Alda - :Tahoma:
5. Alice in Chains - Dirt

      View entire list ››
Created by JēkabsFiļi on 10.11.2014



Thumbs up: +14
Black Metal Cover Arts Which I Think Are Stunning And Interesting

I list the black metal artworks which are the most different and appealing, at least for my eyes, and give a brief excuse for a somewhat explanation of why I think it.
Edit: As suggested, I gave a link to the inages of the albums not feat. here non MS. For all the other ones... Well, one can always click on the album name.

1. A Forest Of Stars - A Shadowplay For Yesterdays
2. A Forest Of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves Of Spring
3. Abigail Williams - Becoming
4. Ad Hominem - Dictator
5. Alcest - Le Secret

      View entire list ››
Created by Karlabos on 29.11.2013



Thumbs up: +3
2010 - From the Awesome to the Awful

Here is the 2010 edition of my very straight forward top lists.

Top 10 Bandcamp links:

Ophis - Withered Shades
Dråpsnatt - Hymner till Undergången
Julie Christmas - The Bad Wife
Netra - Mélancolie urbaine
An Autumn For Crippled Children - Lost
Deep Mountains - 深山 (Deep Mountains)

1. Ophis - Withered Shades
2. Ophelia - Do Sympathy With Your Fantasy
3. Consummatum Est - Hypnagogia
4. Dråpsnatt - Hymner Till Undergången
5. Fungoid Stream - Oceanus

      View entire list ››
Created by Draugen on 23.09.2012



Thumbs up: +1
Beyond Ancient Space

1. Agalloch - Faustian Echoes
2. A Forest Of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves Of Spring
3. Arcturus - The Sham Mirrors
4. Blut Aus Nord - 777 - Sect(s)
5. Blut Aus Nord - 777 - The Desanctification

      View entire list ››
Created by Amo del Merol on 22.09.2012



Thumbs up: +34
My Favorite Atmospheric Black Metal Albums (WIP)

This is a favorites list, not a guide or anything of that sort. It just highlights the albums that I've enjoyed listening to and spinned extensively since last November (When I got into this monolithic genre.) One entry for each band. The descriptions aren't necessarily descriptions of the music. I just wrote what came to my mind. I will update with new albums frequently.
EDIT: Got to 50 entries, so I guess I'll stop for now. I want more time to revisit these 50, get into the other albums of the bands listed below and delve into other genres of metal. I guess that taking a break from black metal (at least new stuff) will ensure that I won't get bored of it. It is likely that I'll continue this list by the half of July.

1. A Forest Of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves Of Spring
2. Addaura - Burning For The Ancient
3. Agalloch - Pale Folklore
4. Alcest - Écailles De Lune
5. Alda - : Tahoma :

      View entire list ››
Created by Oaken on 24.05.2012



Thumbs up: +3
My Black Metal

1. ...And Oceans - Cypher
2. A Forest Of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves Of Spring
3. Agathodaimon - Serpent's Embrace
4. Agalloch - Marrow Of The Spirit
5. Alcest - Écailles De Lune

      View entire list ››
Created by Amo del Merol on 20.09.2011



Thumbs up: +18
Doom...

Slow/Post/Depress/Funeral/Love/Gloom/Beauty/Sorrow/Obscure/Cold/Avantgarde/Atmospheric/Diferente...

1. A Forest Of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves Of Spring
2. Ablaze In Hatred - Deceptive Awareness
3. Agalloch - Pale Folklore
4. Ahab - The Call Of The Wretched Sea
5. Ahab - The Divinity Of Oceans

      View entire list ››
Created by Amo del Merol on 08.07.2011



Thumbs up: +1
My Favorites Of 2010

This list isn't really in a set order except the first five, which really were just far and away my top 5. Then everything up to Aspera (or Above Symmetry as they are now called...I will keep it as Aspera for the list purposes tho, since that is who they were when the album was released) is the next tier. Everything after that is kinda in shambles. I tried to keep it to top 25 like my other lists, but there were some on the fringe of making this list, so feel free to check out my album votes for the near misses.

1. Alcest - Écailles De Lune
2. In Mourning - Monolith
3. Barren Earth - Curse Of The Red River
4. Enslaved - Axioma Ethica Odini
5. Mar De Grises - Streams Inwards

      View entire list ››
Created by MeloDeathViking on 25.05.2011



Thumbs up: +3
Daggon's Top Top Top Of 2010

1. Les Discrets - Septembre Et Ses Dernières Pensées
2. Mar De Grises - Streams Inwards
3. Enslaved - Axioma Ethica Odini
4. Todtgelichter - Angst
5. Procession - Destroyers Of The Faith

      View entire list ››
Created by Daggon on 30.03.2011



Thumbs up: +4
Top Albums Of 2010

The 2010 records which (I think) are worth attention.

1. Agalloch - Marrow of the Spirit
2. Solefald - Norrøn Livskunst
3. Agrypnie - 16[485]
4. A Forest of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves of Spring
5. Deathspell Omega - Paracletus

      View entire list ››
Created by elusiveness on 07.01.2011



Thumbs up: +6
Favourite Albums Of 2010

This is my fav of 2010
I include all styles since I can 1 list per week so I did all in one start whit a doom

1. Mar De Grises - Streams Inwards
2. Heaven Grey - Falling Mist
3. Hooded Priest - Devil Worship Reckoning
4. Mourning Lenore - Loosely Bounded Infinities
5. My Silent Wake - IV Et Lux Perpetua

      View entire list ››
Created by Bad English on 06.01.2011



Thumbs up: +8
Konrad's Top 20 Albums Of 2010

What a harsh year this has been to fans of metal. We're not even through December and I'm still fearing that another one of our beloved musicians might get sick and die. The year certainly wasn't as massive as 2009, but luckily had quite a strong finish. If there's one thing that the albums have in common, it's that they're all completely unique. Bands that try something different will always score more points in my book. Here are the ones that I believe will continue to have the biggest impact on the way metal will evolve in the coming decade. Without further ado, I present to you my top 20 albums of 2010. Enjoy, minions!

1. Agalloch - Marrow of the Spirit
2. Ihsahn - After
3. Les Discrets - Septembre Et Ses Dernières Pensées
4. Alcest - Écailles De Lune
5. Sorgeldom - Inner Receivings

      View entire list ››
Created by Konrad on 14.12.2010



Thumbs up: +18
Top 15 Of 2010

Updated in 19/9/2011

1. Alcest - Écailles De Lune
2. Year Of No Light - Ausserwelt
3. Mar De Grises - Streams Inwards
4. A Forest Of Stars - Opportunistic Thieves Of Spring
5. Enslaved - Axioma Ethica Odini

      View entire list ››
Created by InnerSelf on 12.09.2010