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THE HEAVY PRESS’ TOP 18 OF 2018

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2018 was a good year for new heavy album releases! Let’s say narrowing it down wasn’t easy, we huddled up and compiled our list of our Top 18 album releases of 2018. We hope you enjoy em’!

TOP 18 ALBUMS OF 2018

alice in chains

#18 Alice in Chains – Rainier Fog

Chosen by: Gerrod Harris (Writer)
Release Date: August 24th via BGM Rights Management
Stand-out Tracks: “So Far Under”
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#17 Bad Wolves – Disobey

Chosen by: Jeanette Cruickshank (Editor-in-Chief)
Release Date: May 11th via Eleven Seven Music
Stand-out Tracks: “Better The Devil”, “Toast to the Ghost”
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thrice

 #16 Thrice РPalms

Chosen by: Scott Cruickshank (Writer)
Release Date: September 14th via Epitaph Records
Stand-out Tracks: “The Grey”, “Blood on Blood”
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the story so far

#15 The Story So Far – Proper Dose

Chosen by: Tyson Clarke (Writer)
Release Date: September 21st via Pure Noise Records
Stand-out Tracks: “Let it Go”, “Take Me as You Please”, “Upside Down”
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behemoth

#14 Behemoth – I Love You at Your Darkest

Chosen by: Jerome Joyce (Managing Editor / Photographer)
Release Date: October 5th via Metal Blade Records
Stand-out Tracks: “Wolves ov Siberia”
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greta

#13 Greta Van Fleet – Anthem of the Peaceful Army

Chosen by: Adam Harrison (Photographer / Writer)
Release Date: October 19th via Republic Records
Stand-out Tracks: “When the Curtain Falls”, “Age of Man”, “Lover, Leaver, (Taker, Believer)”
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amity-misery

#12 The Amity Affliction –¬†Misery

Release Date: August 24th via Road Runner Records
Stand-out Tracks: “. Ivy (Doomsday)”, “Drag the Lake”, “D.I.E”
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#11 Senses Fail – If There is Light, It Will Find You

Chosen by: Shane Macaulay (Music Enthusiast / Friend)
Release Date: February 16th via Pure Noise Records
Stand-out Tracks: “If There is Light, It Will Find You”, “First Breath, Last Breath”, “Gold Jacket, Green Jacket”
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beartooth

#10 Beartooth – Disease

Release Date: September 28th via Red Bull Records
Stand-out Tracks: “Disease”, “You Never Know”, “Clever”

harms way

#9 Harm’s Way- Posthuman

Chosen by: Jerome Joyce (Managing Editor / Photographer)
Release Date: February 9th via Metal Blade Records
Stand-out Tracks: “Call My Name”, “Human Carrying Capacity”, “Become a Machine”
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dead letter circus

#8 Dead Letter Circus – Self-Titled

Chosen by: Jeanette Cruickshank (Editor-in-Chief)
Release Date: September 21st via BMG Rights Management (Australia)
Stand-out Tracks: “The Armour You Own”, “The Real You”, “Change”
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apc

#7 A Perfect Circle – Eat the Elephant

Chosen by: Jeanette Cruickshank (Editor-in-Chief)
Release Date: April 20th via BMG Rights Management (US) LLC
Stand-out Tracks: “The Doomed”, “TalkTalk”, “Disillusioned”
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#6 Underoath – Erase Me

Chosen by: Jeanette Cruickshank (Editor-in-Chief)
Release Date: April 6th via Fearless Records
Stand-out Tracks: “Rapture”, “On My Teeth”, “ihateit”
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the dirty nil

#5 The Dirty Nil – Master Volume

Chosen by: Michael Amaral (Photographer)
Release Date: September 14th via Dine Alone Records
Stand-out Tracks: “Bathed In Light”

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#4 Atreyu – In Our Wake

Chosen by: Jeanette Cruickshank (Editor-in-Chief)
Release Date: October 12th via Spinefarm Records UK
Stand-out Tracks: “In Our Wake”, “The Time is Now”, “Anger Left Behind”
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