Decibel's Top 40 Albums of 2015

Decibel's Top 40 Albums of 2015

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40. Cruciamentum - Charnel Passages

Cruciamentum - Charnel Passages
September 4, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

39. Author & Punisher - Melk en Honing

Author & Punisher - Melk en Honing
June 30, 2015
Critic Score
67
1 review
User Score
NR

38. Shape Of Despair - Monotony Fields

Shape Of Despair - Monotony Fields
June 15, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

37. Enslaved - In Times

Enslaved - In Times
March 10, 2015
Progressive Metal
Critic Score
69
3 reviews
User Score
76
4 reviews

36. Cult Leader - Lightless Walk

Cult Leader - Lightless Walk
October 16, 2015
Mathcore
Critic Score
81
2 reviews
User Score
69
7 reviews

35. Spectral Voice - Necrotic Doom

Spectral Voice - Necrotic Doom
January 14, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

34. Ghost - Meliora

Ghost - Meliora
August 21, 2015
Hard Rock
Critic Score
76
8 reviews
User Score
77
58 reviews

33. Prurient - Frozen Niagara Falls

Prurient - Frozen Niagara Falls
May 12, 2015
Noise
Critic Score
80
9 reviews
User Score
74
61 reviews

32. Swallow The Sun - Songs from the North I, II & III

Swallow The Sun - Songs from the North I, II & III
November 13, 2015
Critic Score
70
3 reviews
User Score
74
2 reviews

31. Crypt Sermon - Out of the Garden

Crypt Sermon - Out of the Garden
February 24, 2015
Critic Score
75
1 review
User Score
NR

30. Dead To A Dying World - Litany

Dead To A Dying World - Litany
August 18, 2015
Critic Score
82
1 review
User Score
84
4 reviews

29. With the Dead - With the Dead

With the Dead - With the Dead
October 16, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

28. Myrkur - M

Myrkur - M
August 21, 2015
Atmospheric Black Metal
Critic Score
75
7 reviews
User Score
74
20 reviews

27. Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats - The Night Creeper

Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats - The Night Creeper
September 4, 2015
Stoner Rock
Critic Score
65
4 reviews
User Score
75
10 reviews

26. Hate Eternal - Infernus

Hate Eternal - Infernus
August 21, 2015
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
80
2 reviews

25. Napalm Death - Apex Predator - Easy Meat

Napalm Death - Apex Predator - Easy Meat
January 27, 2015
Grindcore
Critic Score
84
6 reviews
User Score
75
55 reviews

24. Intronaut - The Direction of Last Things

Intronaut - The Direction of Last Things
November 13, 2015
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
74
7 reviews

23. Iron Maiden - The Book of Souls

Iron Maiden - The Book of Souls
September 4, 2015
Heavy Metal
Critic Score
77
14 reviews
User Score
75
29 reviews

22. Failure - The Heart Is a Monster

Failure - The Heart Is a Monster
June 30, 2015
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
75
6 reviews
User Score
71
13 reviews

21. Bosse-de-Nage - All Fours

Bosse-de-Nage - All Fours
April 14, 2015
Atmospheric Black Metal
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
80
7 reviews

20. Cattle Decapitation - The Anthropocene Extinction

Cattle Decapitation - The Anthropocene Extinction
August 7, 2015
Critic Score
62
1 review
User Score
81
10 reviews

19. Deafheaven - New Bermuda

Deafheaven - New Bermuda
October 2, 2015
Atmospheric Black Metal
Critic Score
82
15 reviews
User Score
81
225 reviews

18. Noisem - Blossoming Decay

Noisem - Blossoming Decay
April 28, 2015
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
69
7 reviews

17. My Dying Bride - Feel The Misery

My Dying Bride - Feel The Misery
September 18, 2015
Critic Score
80
3 reviews
User Score
75
3 reviews

16. Leviathan - Scar Sighted

Leviathan - Scar Sighted
March 3, 2015
Black Metal
Critic Score
77
3 reviews
User Score
75
17 reviews

15. Refused - Freedom

Refused - Freedom
June 30, 2015
Post-Hardcore
Critic Score
59
16 reviews
User Score
60
23 reviews

14. Mgła - Exercises in Futility

Mgła - Exercises in Futility
September 4, 2015
Black Metal
Critic Score
78
1 review
User Score
79
13 reviews

13. False - Untitled

False - Untitled
June 16, 2015
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
65
5 reviews

12. Satan - Atom by Atom

Satan - Atom by Atom
October 16, 2015
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
78
2 reviews

11. Sarpanitum - Blessed Be My Brothers

Sarpanitum - Blessed Be My Brothers
February 17, 2015
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

10. Killing Joke - Pylon

Killing Joke - Pylon
October 23, 2015
Industrial Rock
Critic Score
75
6 reviews
User Score
78
9 reviews

9. Khemmis - Absolution

Khemmis - Absolution
July 10, 2015
Doom Metal
Critic Score
NR
User Score
80
3 reviews

8. Panopticon - Autumn Eternal

Panopticon - Autumn Eternal
October 16, 2015
Critic Score
75
1 review
User Score
82
16 reviews

7. Skepticism - Ordeal

Skepticism - Ordeal
September 18, 2015
Doom Metal
Critic Score
NR
User Score
80
1 review

6. Baroness - Purple

Baroness - Purple
December 18, 2015
Stoner Metal
Critic Score
80
12 reviews
User Score
77
85 reviews

5. Lucifer - Lucifer I

Lucifer - Lucifer I
March 25, 2015
Heavy Metal
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

4. High on Fire - Luminiferous

High on Fire - Luminiferous
June 16, 2015
Stoner Metal
Critic Score
78
9 reviews
User Score
72
33 reviews

3. Paradise Lost - The Plague Within

Paradise Lost - The Plague Within
June 1, 2015
Doom Metal
Critic Score
83
2 reviews
User Score
75
10 reviews

2. Tribulation - The Children of the Night

Tribulation - The Children of the Night
April 21, 2015
Heavy Metal
Critic Score
84
1 review
User Score
76
22 reviews

1. Horrendous - Anareta

Horrendous - Anareta
October 30, 2015
Death Metal
Critic Score
81
2 reviews
User Score
77
16 reviews
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