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BitterCOld's Top 50 Of The Zeroes

The "better half" of my top 100 of the Zeroes. In list format, now with album covers!

1. Warning - Watching From A Distance
2. Negură Bunget - OM
3. Primordial - To The Nameless Dead
4. Neurosis - Given To The Rising
5. Mastodon - Crack the Skye

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Created by BitterCOld on 01.03.2010



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Top 50 Album Covers (Updated)

My personal top 50 list.
(In no particular order)

1. Decrepit Birth - Polarity
2. Agoraphobic Nosebleed - Agorapocalypse
3. Blue Öyster Cult - Blue Öyster Cult
4. Joe Satriani - Time Machine
5. Earth - The Bees Made Honey In The Lion's Skull

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Created by The Void on 01.10.2011



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Black Metal Miscellanea

Personally I find Black Metal to be a very difficult genre to get into, hence the meager length of my list which contains all the albums I've really enjoyed to date, in no order. Recommendations are most welcome, nay required!

Note: Be sure to let me know if any of these aren't actually Black Metal

1. Potentiam - Bálsýn
2. Grabnebelfürsten - Dynastie Oder Wie Man Herrschaft Definert
3. Deathspell Omega - Si Monumentum Requires, Circumspice
4. Sigh - Hangman's Hymn- Musikalische Exequien
5. Sigh - Imaginary Sonicscape

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Created by R'Vannith on 05.11.2011



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Epic Album Closers

Some albums are really good. Many of these are good all the way around. And, in many cases, there is a single song that stands out, sometimes it's the last song on the album. This is a list of those songs.

For a more in depth look at this, I've codified each into a given category:
Type 1 - 'The long song at the end.' Often the title track. These have a tendency to be most well written and dynamic pieces on the album.

1. !T.O.O.H.! - Order And Punishment (Řád A Trest)
2. Abigail Williams - Becoming
3. Agalloch - The Mantle
4. Amon Amarth - Versus The World
5. Anekdoten - Vemod

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Created by BigNaughtyV on 02.07.2013



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My Favorite 35 Albums Of The 2000's

UPDATED Apr. 2012! Like the title says (covers '00 - '09). In numbered order by personal preference. May change as I find new releases.

1. Anubis Gate - The Detached
2. Agalloch - The Mantle
3. Kamelot - The Black Halo
4. Warning - Watching From a Distance
5. Gojira - The Way of All Flesh

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Created by strade on 22.05.2011



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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

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Created by Amo del Merol on 20.09.2011



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Top 25 Of 2008

Here are my top 25 albums for 2008

1. Equilibrium - Sagas
2. Protest The Hero - Fortress
3. Mirrorthrone - Gangrene
4. Opeth - Watershed
5. Oceans Of Sadness - The Arrogance Of Ignorance

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Created by MeloDeathViking on 26.08.2010



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Favorite Albums As Of 20

Well, I can't afford every album I want so I'm going off of my August 2013 count of about 700 albums. First time I've ever done this so it may be quite scattered.

This is personal and not like a Rust in Peace, then Black Sabbath, then Painkiller type of list. Time to destroy.

1. Stratovarius - Visions
2. Opeth - Ghost Reveries
3. Yes - Close to the Edge
4. Omnium Gatherum - New World Shadows
5. Ayreon - 01011001

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Created by Gopherhawk on 10.08.2013



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2008: The Amphibian Halo (as In 'my Blurry View Of 2008')

Updated version of the list previously published here. You'll notice that the comments are a bit different for sure, as is the order:
1 to 3: best of the year (in preference order)
4 to 25: other great stuff (alphabetical order)

And then there were some average (sometimes bad, sometimes good) albums that didn't make it in this list, but they featured some of the most awesome songs of the year. Like Voices Of The Fallen by Battlelore, Dylath-Leen's Frozen Reflect On A Broken Mirror, and particularly Iced Earth's Come What May...

1. Textures - Silhouettes
2. Esoteric - The Maniacal Vale
3. Burst - Lazarus Bird
4. ADX - Division Blindée
5. Cynic - Traced In Air

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Created by Darkside Momo on 16.01.2012



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BitterCOld's Albums of 2008, the "Dirty Dozen"

Just an at-a-glance list corresponding to my Best of 2008 blog. Hooray.

1. Esoteric - The Maniacal Vale
2. Enslaved - Vertebrae
3. Skepticism - Alloy
4. Darkthrone - Dark Thrones and Black Flags
5. Darkspace - III

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Created by BitterCOld on 01.03.2010



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Top 30 Of 00's

This is a list in which I have included the top 30 albums of the decade that has just passed. Of course it's gonna change because I'm sure there is a lot I haven't listened to yet...

1. In Flames - Clayman
2. Moonspell - The Antidote
3. HIM - Love Metal
4. Emperor - Prometheus: The Discipline Of Fire And Demise
5. Nightwish - Once

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Created by stef_v777 on 04.06.2011



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20 Albums - Current Mood

These are 20 albums I have been listening to lately. Will be updated occasionally.

1. Rush - Counter Parts
2. Darkwater - Where Stories End
3. Enslaved - Vertebrae
4. Enslaved - Axioma Ethica Odini
5. Judas Priest - Painkiller

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Created by Carrion Misery on 05.03.2011



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Top 20 Albums Of 2008

1. Suspyre - When Time Fades…
2. Falconer - Among Beggars And Thieves
3. Scar Symmetry - Holographic Universe
4. Mirrorthrone - Gangrene
5. Abigail Williams - In The Shadow Of A Thousand Suns

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Created by Valaskjalf on 03.04.2010



My Enslaved Favorites

I must admit this is one of my favorite bands. I really like every Enslaved Album, from first to last, but some of them are better than others.

1. Enslaved - Axioma Ethica Odini
2. Enslaved - Below The Lights
3. Enslaved - Isa
4. Enslaved - Frost
5. Enslaved - Eld

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Created by Eomer90 on 29.05.2013



Top 20 Albums Of 2008

In no particular order - 20 albums that, for me, stood out above the rest.

1. Steven Wilson - Insurgentes
2. Scar Symmetry - Holographic Universe
3. Abigail Williams - In The Shadow Of A Thousand Suns
4. Moonspell - Night Eternal
5. Swallow The Sun - Plague Of Butterflies

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Created by Aeox on 01.01.2013



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