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    Top 100 Progressive metal albums

    1. Gwynbleidd Nostalgia (2009) 9.18 | 22
    2. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2648
    3. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.07 | 1715
    4. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.07 | 1590
    5. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1421
    6. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.01 | 1077
    7. Tony MacAlpine Edge Of Insanity (1986) 9.00 | 20
    8. John Petrucci Suspended Animation (2005) 8.99 | 80
    9. Nevermore Dead Heart In A Dead World (2000) 8.97 | 848
    10. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.97 | 832
    11. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1877
    12. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.93 | 978
    13. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.92 | 420
    14. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.89 | 874
    15. Blindead Affliction XXIX II MXMVI (2010) 8.89 | 98
    16. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.88 | 690
    17. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.87 | 458
    18. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.87 | 406
    19. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.85 | 1304
    20. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.84 | 387
    21. Seventh Wonder Mercy Falls (2008) 8.82 | 191
    22. Polkadot Cadaver Purgatory Dance Party (2007) 8.82 | 28
    23. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.82 | 603
    24. Eumeria Rebel Mind (2011) 8.82 | 33
    25. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.81 | 462
    26. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.81 | 1238
    27. Shadow Gallery Tyranny (1998) 8.81 | 141
    28. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.80 | 357
    29. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.80 | 689
    30. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.80 | 331
    31. Neal Morse Sola Scriptura (2007) 8.76 | 38
    32. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.76 | 782
    33. Jason Becker Perpetual Burn (1988) 8.75 | 65
    34. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.75 | 233
    35. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.75 | 741
    36. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.74 | 1539
    37. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.74 | 236
    38. Pin-Up Went Down 2 Unlimited (2008) 8.74 | 27
    39. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.73 | 947
    40. Sieges Even The Art Of Navigating By The Stars (2005) 8.73 | 106
    41. Voivod Nothingface (1989) 8.73 | 170
    42. Hammers Of Misfortune The Locust Years (2006) 8.73 | 33
    43. Threshold Subsurface (2004) 8.72 | 128
    44. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.72 | 440
    45. Symphony X V: The New Mythology Suite (2000) 8.71 | 605
    46. Persefone Core (2006) 8.71 | 161
    47. Subterranean Masquerade Suspended Animation Dreams (2005) 8.70 | 50
    48. Amorphis Under The Red Cloud (2015) 8.70 | 632
    49. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.69 | 427
    50. Pagan's Mind Enigmatic : Calling (2005) 8.69 | 167
    51. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.69 | 1131
    52. Voivod Dimension Hatröss (1988) 8.68 | 161
    53. Ark Burn The Sun (2001) 8.68 | 138
    54. Dan Swanö Moontower (1999) 8.68 | 149
    55. In The Woods... Omnio (1997) 8.68 | 142
    56. Hypno5e Acid Mist Tomorrow (2012) 8.68 | 76
    57. Neal Morse ? (2005) 8.68 | 37
    58. Ayreon 01011001 (2008) 8.67 | 708
    59. OSI Office Of Strategic Influence (2003) 8.67 | 76
    60. Evergrey In Search Of Truth (2001) 8.66 | 302
    61. In Mourning Shrouded Divine (2008) 8.66 | 383
    62. Blotted Science The Machinations Of Dementia (2007) 8.65 | 147
    63. Fates Warning Parallels (1991) 8.65 | 175
    64. Opeth Watershed (2008) 8.65 | 1798
    65. Psychotic Waltz Bleeding (1996) 8.65 | 68
    66. Division By Zero Tyranny Of Therapy (2007) 8.65 | 20
    67. Hammers Of Misfortune The August Engine (2003) 8.65 | 31
    68. Hourglass Oblivious To The Obvious (2009) 8.65 | 20
    69. Spastic Ink Ink Compatible (2004) 8.65 | 34
    70. Leprous Bilateral (2011) 8.64 | 325
    71. Kiko Loureiro Fullblast (2009) 8.64 | 22
    72. Alchemist Spiritech (1997) 8.64 | 53
    73. Circus Maximus Isolate (2007) 8.64 | 237
    74. Zero Hour The Towers Of Avarice (2001) 8.64 | 39
    75. Threshold Hypothetical (2001) 8.64 | 106
    76. Nightingale Nightfall Overture (2005) 8.64 | 33
    77. Animals As Leaders Animals As Leaders (2009) 8.63 | 296
    78. Devin Townsend Terria (2001) 8.63 | 331
    79. Beyond The Bridge The Old Man And The Spirit (2012) 8.63 | 59
    80. Arcane Known​/​Learned (2015) 8.62 | 21
    81. The Black Mages The Black Mages (2003) 8.62 | 34
    82. Devin Townsend Accelerated Evolution (2003) 8.62 | 258
    83. Marty Friedman Dragon's Kiss (1988) 8.62 | 58
    84. Ne Obliviscaris Portal Of I (2012) 8.62 | 660
    85. Liquid Tension Experiment Liquid Tension Experiment (1998) 8.61 | 165
    86. Kingcrow Phlegethon (2010) 8.61 | 64
    87. Exivious Exivious (2009) 8.61 | 64
    88. Redemption Snowfall On Judgment Day (2009) 8.61 | 184
    89. Evergrey Recreation Day (2003) 8.61 | 335
    90. Wolverine Still (2006) 8.60 | 47
    91. Paul Gilbert Fuzz Universe (2010) 8.60 | 25
    92. Prototype Continuum (2006) 8.60 | 20
    93. Tool 10,000 Days (2006) 8.60 | 789
    94. Mechanical Poet Woodland Prattlers (2004) 8.59 | 37
    95. Nevermore Dreaming Neon Black (1999) 8.59 | 496
    96. Riverside Anno Domini High Definition (2009) 8.58 | 435
    97. Seventh Wonder The Great Escape (2010) 8.58 | 143
    98. Planet X MoonBabies (2002) 8.58 | 24
    99. Liquid Tension Experiment Liquid Tension Experiment 2 (1999) 8.58 | 143
    100. Evergrey The Inner Circle (2004) 8.58 | 333