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The 50 best metal albums of 2016

It’s the Big One. After countless debates, a few tears and plenty of late nights, we present the 50 albums that defined our 2016. Get stuck in...

50) Of Mice & Men - Cold World

Austin Carlile and his crew shrugged off health problems to deliver a crushing, nu metal-inflected comeback. We caught up with frontman Austin Carlile here.

49) Abbath - Abbath

Immortal’s co-founder launched his hotly anticipated solo career with a siege of windswept, riff-powered anthems.

48) Oranssi Pazuzu - Värähtelijä

The psychedelic black metallers conjured a mesmerising and wildly inventive headtrip into the recesses of the cosmos.

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