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A Nefarious List Of 2012's Best Albums

2012 has been such a great year for metal releases. So in honor of that, here is my personal favourite Albums of 2012.

1. Indesinence - Vessels Of Light And Decay
2. Faal - The Clouds Are Burning
3. In The Silence - A Fair Dream Gone Mad
4. Enochian Theory - Life... And All It Entails
5. Eternal Deformity - The Beauty Of Chaos

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Created by Nefarious on 19.12.2012

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2012: Favourite To Least (Continued)

Because I reached the word limit on the previous list, and don't want to lose my quite excellent in-depth descriptions. Those without descriptions are from my other list.

1. Sylosis - Monolith
2. Be'lakor - Of Breath And Bone
3. In The Silence - A Fair Dream Gone Mad
4. Abigail Williams - Becoming
5. Rodrigo Y Gabriela - Area 52

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Created by musclassia on 29.10.2012

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My so it seems best of 2012

1. Diablo Swing Orchestra - Pandora's Piñata
2. OSI - Fire Make Thunder
3. Beyond the Bridge - The Old Man and the Spirit
4. Dissona - Dissona
5. Devin Townsend - Epicloud

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Created by embracing on 24.06.2012

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tea[m]ster's 2012 Must Listens And Recs

Well, it's been a terrific 2012 for metal fans. I listened to hundreds of albums and I'd like to share my favs with you. Although it was very difficult I have narrowed down my top 20.

1. Sunpocrisy - Samaroid Dioramas
2. Downfall Of Gaia - Suffocating In The Swarm Of Cranes
3. Rush - Clockwork Angels
4. Adrift - Black Heart Bleeds Black
5. Constants - Pasiflora

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Created by tea[m]ster on 26.04.2012

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1. Beyond The Bridge - The Old Man And The Spirit
2. Adrenaline Mob - Omertá
3. Serj Tankian - Harakiri
4. Stone Sour - House Of Gold And Bones - Part 1
5. Sonata Arctica - Stones Grow Her Name

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Created by BynersA7X on 12.04.2012

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2012 Dreamy Albums Milena Considers A 7.5+ (update 26.12)

Other good lists with some melodic metal in them:
strade's - R'Vannith's - Unhealer's - Lkoturnindrin's

Will only add 7.5+ releases, so this won't be a gargantuan list... last year saw maybe forty or so releases I thought of as 7.5+'s, a lot of them rated only at the end of the year, and some not rated at all due to the extensiveness of pre-MSA listening sessions... if you want to stalk my "bad" ratings, they're all in my album votes.

1. Enochian Theory - Life... And All It Entails
2. Dissona - Dissona
3. Big Big Train - English Electric 1
4. Headspace - I Am Anonymous
5. Beyond The Bridge - The Old Man And The Spirit

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Created by Milena on 24.02.2012

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Top Albums Of 2012

1. Wintersun - Time I
2. Sybreed - God Is An Automaton
3. Atoma - Skylight
4. The Omega Experiment - The Omega Experiment
5. Circus Maximus - Nine

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Created by Starchild on 31.01.2012

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2012 Musical Perusals

My list of favourites and interests for this year ordered roughly in descending order. My new years resolution is to branch out a bit and listen to new and unfamiliar genres, metal and non-metal.

Edit: Anything above about a 7/10 I'll keep here. Now with approximate rating in a .5 scale and ordered according to **replay value** i.e how often I listen to them. AND now with some comments, adding them gradually.

1. Enslaved - RIITIIR
2. Pharaoh - Bury The Light
3. Anglagard - Viljans Öga
4. Overkill - The Electric Age
5. The Foreshadowing - Second World

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Created by R'Vannith on 12.01.2012