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    Top 100 Progressive metal albums

    1. Opeth Blackwater Park (2001) 9.18 | 2372
    2. Subterranean Masquerade Suspended Animation Dreams (2005) 9.16 | 38
    3. Polkadot Cadaver Purgatory Dance Party (2007) 9.11 | 27
    4. Opeth Still Life (1999) 9.09 | 1540
    5. Dream Theater Images And Words (1992) 9.08 | 1440
    6. Dream Theater Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (1999) 9.04 | 1294
    7. Jason Becker Perpetual Burn (1988) 9.04 | 55
    8. John Petrucci Suspended Animation (2005) 9.01 | 79
    9. Tool Lateralus (2001) 9.00 | 947
    10. Nevermore Dead Heart, In A Dead World (2000) 8.99 | 773
    11. Opeth Ghost Reveries (2005) 8.97 | 1684
    12. Neal Morse ? (2005) 8.97 | 31
    13. Ayreon The Human Equation (2004) 8.96 | 786
    14. Nevermore This Godless Endeavor (2005) 8.96 | 909
    15. Green Carnation Light Of Day, Day Of Darkness (2001) 8.94 | 391
    16. Blindead Affliction XXIX II MXMVI (2010) 8.94 | 78
    17. Porcupine Tree Fear Of A Blank Planet (2007) 8.93 | 611
    18. Eumeria Rebel Mind (2011) 8.93 | 30
    19. Tool Ænima (1996) 8.91 | 775
    20. Sieges Even The Art Of Navigating By The Stars (2005) 8.91 | 94
    21. Neal Morse Sola Scriptura (2007) 8.90 | 31
    22. Pain Of Salvation The Perfect Element, Part I (2000) 8.90 | 382
    23. Prototype Continuum (2006) 8.90 | 20
    24. Hammers Of Misfortune The Locust Years (2006) 8.90 | 29
    25. Pain Of Salvation Remedy Lane (2002) 8.88 | 425
    26. Shaolin Death Squad Intelligent Design (2006) 8.86 | 21
    27. Paul Gilbert Fuzz Universe (2010) 8.86 | 22
    28. Opeth Morningrise (1996) 8.86 | 1175
    29. Porcupine Tree Deadwing (2005) 8.84 | 553
    30. Disillusion Back To Times Of Splendor (2004) 8.83 | 208
    31. Shadow Gallery Tyranny (1998) 8.83 | 130
    32. Seventh Wonder Mercy Falls (2008) 8.83 | 156
    33. Opeth My Arms, Your Hearse (1998) 8.82 | 1118
    34. Riverside Second Life Syndrome (2005) 8.81 | 413
    35. In The Woods... Omnio (1997) 8.81 | 130
    36. Riverside Out Of Myself (2003) 8.80 | 337
    37. Persefone Core (2006) 8.80 | 142
    38. Psychotic Waltz Bleeding (1996) 8.80 | 61
    39. Voivod Nothingface (1989) 8.79 | 139
    40. Devin Townsend Ocean Machine: Biomech (1997) 8.79 | 284
    41. Exivious Exivious (2009) 8.79 | 53
    42. Jason Becker Perspective (1996) 8.79 | 28
    43. Control Denied The Fragile Art Of Existence (1999) 8.78 | 318
    44. Symphony X The Divine Wings Of Tragedy (1997) 8.78 | 622
    45. Amorphis Tales From The Thousand Lakes (1994) 8.77 | 677
    46. Psychotic Waltz A Social Grace (1990) 8.76 | 74
    47. Opeth Deliverance (2002) 8.75 | 1402
    48. Leprous Tall Poppy Syndrome (2009) 8.75 | 189
    49. Symphony X Paradise Lost (2007) 8.75 | 882
    50. Opeth Damnation (2003) 8.74 | 1511
    51. Moonlyght Progressive Darkness (2002) 8.74 | 23
    52. Pin-Up Went Down 2 Unlimited (2008) 8.73 | 26
    53. Symphony X The Odyssey (2002) 8.73 | 697
    54. Blotted Science The Machinations Of Dementia (2007) 8.73 | 132
    55. Ark Burn The Sun (2001) 8.72 | 133
    56. Spastic Ink Ink Compatible (2004) 8.70 | 27
    57. Voivod Dimension Hatröss (1988) 8.70 | 126
    58. Pagan's Mind Enigmatic : Calling (2005) 8.70 | 159
    59. Zero Hour Metamorphosis (2003) 8.70 | 23
    60. Devin Townsend Ziltoid The Omniscient (2007) 8.70 | 397
    61. In Mourning Shrouded Divine (2008) 8.69 | 363
    62. Dream Theater Awake (1994) 8.69 | 1035
    63. Marty Friedman Dragon's Kiss (1988) 8.69 | 51
    64. OSI Office Of Strategic Influence (2003) 8.68 | 66
    65. Hammers Of Misfortune The August Engine (2003) 8.67 | 27
    66. Subsignal Touchstones (2011) 8.67 | 24
    67. Animals As Leaders Animals As Leaders (2009) 8.67 | 267
    68. Devin Townsend Terria (2001) 8.67 | 299
    69. Ayreon Into The Electric Castle (1998) 8.67 | 413
    70. Symphony X V: The New Mythology Suite (2000) 8.67 | 564
    71. Liquid Tension Experiment Liquid Tension Experiment (1998) 8.66 | 152
    72. The Black Mages The Black Mages (2003) 8.66 | 35
    73. Leprous Bilateral (2011) 8.66 | 275
    74. Ayreon 01011001 (2008) 8.65 | 681
    75. Omb SwineSong (2013) 8.65 | 34
    76. Conception In Your Multitude (1995) 8.65 | 68
    77. Opeth Watershed (2008) 8.65 | 1649
    78. Fredrik Thordendal's Special Defects Sol Niger Within (1997) 8.65 | 40
    79. DGM Different Shapes (2007) 8.65 | 52
    80. Dan Swanö Moontower (1999) 8.65 | 130
    81. Threshold Hypothetical (2001) 8.64 | 81
    82. Redemption Snowfall On Judgment Day (2009) 8.63 | 170
    83. Wolverine Still (2006) 8.63 | 38
    84. Threshold Subsurface (2004) 8.62 | 106
    85. Vulture Industries The Dystopia Journals (2007) 8.62 | 58
    86. Cormorant Metazoa (2009) 8.62 | 58
    87. Scale The Summit Carving Desert Canyons (2009) 8.62 | 39
    88. Seventh Wonder Waiting In The Wings (2006) 8.61 | 64
    89. Nightingale I (2000) 8.61 | 46
    90. Nevermore Dreaming Neon Black (1999) 8.61 | 456
    91. Spastic Ink Ink Complete (1997) 8.61 | 28
    92. Ne Obliviscaris Portal Of I (2012) 8.60 | 592
    93. King's X Gretchen Goes To Nebraska (1989) 8.60 | 30
    94. Oceans Of Sadness Mirror Palace (2007) 8.60 | 30
    95. Anthriel The Pathway (2010) 8.60 | 25
    96. Jeff Loomis Zero Order Phase (2008) 8.59 | 224
    97. Liquid Tension Experiment Liquid Tension Experiment 2 (1999) 8.59 | 133
    98. Zero Hour The Towers Of Avarice (2001) 8.59 | 37
    99. Circus Maximus The 1st Chapter (2005) 8.59 | 199
    100. Devin Townsend Accelerated Evolution (2003) 8.59 | 230