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Oh God... Did You Eat All This Acid? That's Right. Music!

You better pray to God there's some Thorazine in that bag....

A personal list of metal, vaguely metal and metal related albums I consider psychedelic that expand, contort, implode, transcend and numb my mind, in the nicest possible ways. Read that as: I don't care about your definition of psychedelic; my mind goes where it gets carried

1. A Forest Of Stars - The Corpse of Rebirth
2. A Void In Coma - A Primal Obsession With The Cosmos​.​.​.
3. Acid Witch - Witchtanic Hellucinations
4. Aluk Todolo - Occult Rock
5. Arizmenda - Within The Vacuum Of Infinity...

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Created by !J.O.O.E.! on 19.09.2014



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My TOP 200 Black Metal Albums

One album for every band and only full-lengths or EPs/demos with more than half an hour. Ordered from my most favourite down. I also add the link to my personal favourite song of the particular album.

1. Darkspace - Dark Space III
2. Windir - Arntor
3. Paysage d'Hiver - Paysage d'Hiver
4. Negură Bunget - OM
5. Blut aus Nord - Ultima Thulée

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Created by Alien1988 on 14.05.2014



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Just Some Strange Yet Raw Oriented Black Metal Albums

This is a list composed by what I think that is raw oriented black metal, but still only albums with a difference are allowed. Basically Atmospheric, Melodic (Not Symphonic), Experimental stuff. I give some brief explanation of what is so different about those albums. Some bands would deserve the entire discography mentioned, so I opted by putting only one album per band.
Some people tend to think that noise black metal is a very different approach to bm, but it's a well consolidated subgenre. Nothing really experimental or different about it. Same goes for raw oriented dsbm. I'm not gonna spam those subgenres unless something really unique is going on.
Moreover, actually the whole purpose of me making this list is getting more ideas of bands, which should appear on the comments, so start recommending stuff.

1. Ekpyrosis - Mensch Aus Gold
2. Terra Tenebrosa - The Tunnels
3. The Meads Of Asphodel - Damascus Steel
4. Urfaust - Der Freiwillige Bettler
5. A Forest Of Stars - The Corpse Of Rebirth

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Created by Karlabos on 19.02.2014



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esw1026's Exploration In The Metal World

There are the albums that have impressed me. Alphabetical orders. Hope you enjoy this list.

1. Acatalepsy - Acatalepsy (EP)
2. Across Tundras - Dark Songs of the Prairie
3. Aelter - Dusk Dawn/Follow You Beloved
4. A Forest Of Stars - The Corpse Of Rebirth
5. Ain Sof Aur - Atra Serpens

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Created by esw1026 on 27.08.2013



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~ My Favorite Black Metal Records ~

Yeah... a very conventional idea for a list, but i couldn't resist in the end finally making this one.
A list of my personal favorites from the blackest metal of them all.
Ordered by personal preferences and updated periodically with only one album/ep/demo per band.
Please enjoy, you might also find some of your likings in here. ^^
...and if not, it can't be helped.

1. Summoning - Stronghold
2. Primordial - The Gathering Wilderness
3. Midnight Odyssey - Firmament
4. Eismalsott - Best Before: Spring
5. Dornenreich - Bitter Ist's Dem Tod Zu Dienen

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Created by sashike on 13.05.2013



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A List Of Great Debut Albums

A lot of bands have great debut albums. Obviously this list is just a fraction of all the great debut albums out there, but it's a start. I'll keep expanding this list continuously, so all suggestions are welcome (granted they are featured on MS). All the albums here are ranked according to genre and then alphabetically. If a certain album belongs to the (in your opinion) wrong genre, then definitely let me know.

1. [Avantgarde]
2. Aarni - Bathos
3. Arcturus - Aspera Hiems Symfonia
4. Diablo Swing Orchestra - The Butcher's Ballroom
5. Sadness - Ames De Marbre

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Created by Erik M. on 30.11.2012



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The Epics (Because I Don't Think Pyramid God Is Coming Back)

My version of The Epics (Best Songs Over 10 Minutes) only this time it's more The Epics (Songs Over 10 Minutes) because we kept griping to PG and he wouldn't update his list. According to his profile he hasn't been on in... 371 days. So I thought "Hey, why not do it myself?"
Arranged by time. If you feel or know a song should be on here, let me know. I'm a mainstream fag, so I only listen to the popular stuff. I might have missed some bands.

1. Be'lakor - Stone's Reach
2. Kalisia - Cybion
3. Sun Of The Blind - Skullreader
4. Nile - Ithyphallic
5. Nightwish - Once

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Created by Lit. on 06.06.2012



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The Best Of Unorthodox Black Metal

Within the past decade, black metal has seen bands from all over the world incorporating new sounds to the style and changing its delivery like never before. As great as the classic acts are, BM bands today seem to be branching out in every possible direction. From the beautiful chaos of the French bands to the psychedelic dabblings of the Finns to the atmospheric scene out West in the U.S... all the experimentation is helping to create a new identity for the genre. So, in no particular order, here are some of the best releases from this growing trend of originality within black metal's foundations (atmospheric, psychedelic, black doom, and otherwise).

1. Deathspell Omega - Fas - Ite, Maledicti, In Ignem Aeternum
2. Blut Aus Nord - 777 - The Desanctification
3. Diapsiquir - Virus STN
4. Glorior Belli - The Great Southern Darkness
5. Enslaved - Axioma Ethica Odini

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Created by Apothecary on 05.06.2012



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Urs' Top 10 Of 2008 (updated)

How my tastes evolved over the last two years. For the sake of comparison, I reported the original list below the updated one.

1. Esoteric - The Maniacal Vale
2. Virus - The Black Flux
3. Totalselfhatred - Totalselfhatred
4. Coldworld - Melancholie²
5. Mar De Grises - Draining The Waterheart

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Created by Urs Blank on 18.05.2012



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The Best Metal Albums Of The 2000s

My choices for the best things to happen to metal between 2000 and 2009.

1. Kayo Dot - Choirs of the Eye
2. Ayreon - 01011001
3. Extol - Synergy
4. Opeth - Blackwater Park
5. Krallice - Krallice

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Created by untosheol on 09.02.2012



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Metal Competition - 2008

1. A Forest Of Stars - The Corpse Of Rebirth
2. Neo Inferno 262 - Hacking The Holy Code
3. Isole - Bliss Of Solitude
4. Darkestrah - The Great Silk Road
5. Les Chants De Nihil - Les Six Leçons

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Created by ICONofSIN on 28.11.2011



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A Half-Assed List of Frodd's Favouritest Bunch of Albuns

Restricted to albums featured on MetalStorm. One album per band (exceptions are made by means of bribery).

1. !T.O.O.H.! - Order And Punishment (Řád A Trest)
2. A Forest Of Stars - The Corpse Of Rebirth
3. Acid Bath - When The Kite String Pops
4. Aerosmith - Aerosmith
5. Aeternus - ...And The Seventh His Soul Detesteth

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Created by Frodd on 17.11.2011



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One Album Per Year: 2000-2010.

So, the decade is about to end, and I feel like doing a list of the best albums from 2000 to 2010.

1. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas to Heaven
2. Opeth - Blackwater Park
3. Agalloch - The Mantle
4. Explosions In The Sky - The Earth Is Not a Cold Dead Place
5. Orphaned Land - Mabool

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Created by Zuzuz0r on 31.12.2010



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Worthwhile Albums Of 2008

This list, like the others, is only in alphabetical order. If I had to pick a favorite then it would be Darkspace's 'III' hands down.

1. Ásmegin - Arv
2. A Forest Of Stars - The Corpse Of Rebirth
3. Amon Amarth - Twilight Of The Thunder God
4. Averse Sefira - Advent Parallax
5. Black Lotus - Harvest Of Seasons

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Created by DreadfulYgg on 08.08.2010



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The Best Of UK Black Metal

The UK isn't exactly known for its black metal so here's a list of the best we have to offer, proving we have a number of unappreciated gems that can compete with the best there is. Each of these are hand-tested by me and come with a money back guarantee. Each offers something interesting and excellent, not just a bunch of ordinary dross picked for their regional significance! For further reading you could do worse than check out the Metal Archives reviews. Apart from Thus Defiled which has yet to receive any they all garnered positive reviews, some overwhelmingly so (Fen, TAoP, Forefather, Spearhead, Lyrinx). No order.

1. Fen - The Malediction Fields
2. Akercocke - The Goat Of Mendes
3. The Meads Of Asphodel - Murder of Jesus the Jew

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Created by !J.O.O.E.! on 06.08.2010



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