The Best Metal Albums of 2013

1. Deafheaven - Sunbather

Deafheaven - Sunbather
June 11, 2013
Critic Score
90
20 reviews

2. Gorguts - Colored Sands

Gorguts - Colored Sands
August 6, 2013
Critic Score
87
5 reviews

3. Carcass - Surgical Steel

Carcass - Surgical Steel
September 17, 2013
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

4. Voivod - Target Earth

Voivod - Target Earth
January 22, 2013
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

5. The Body - Christs, Redeemers

The Body - Christs, Redeemers
October 15, 2013
Critic Score
80
8 reviews

6. Kvelertak - Meir

Kvelertak - Meir
March 25, 2013
Critic Score
80
10 reviews

7. Blood Ceremony - The Eldritch Dark

Blood Ceremony - The Eldritch Dark
May 28, 2013
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

8. Cult of Luna - Vertikal

Cult of Luna - Vertikal
January 29, 2013
Critic Score
77
7 reviews

9. Watain - The Wild Hunt

Watain - The Wild Hunt
August 19, 2013
Critic Score
76
6 reviews

10. Power Trip - Manifest Decimation

Power Trip - Manifest Decimation
June 11, 2013
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

11. Portal - Vexovoid

Portal - Vexovoid
February 19, 2013
Critic Score
76
7 reviews

12. Kylesa - Ultraviolet

Kylesa - Ultraviolet
May 28, 2013
Critic Score
76
10 reviews

13. Darkthrone - The Underground Resistance

Darkthrone - The Underground Resistance
February 26, 2013
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

14. Tomahawk - Oddfellows

Tomahawk - Oddfellows
January 29, 2013
Critic Score
74
15 reviews

15. Motörhead - Aftershock

Motörhead - Aftershock
October 21, 2013
Critic Score
73
9 reviews

16. Bring Me The Horizon - Sempiternal

Bring Me The Horizon - Sempiternal
April 1, 2013
Critic Score
73
9 reviews

17. Pelican - Forever Becoming

Pelican - Forever Becoming
October 15, 2013
Critic Score
72
7 reviews

18. Oozing Wound - Retrash

Oozing Wound - Retrash
October 15, 2013
Critic Score
72
6 reviews

19. Skeletonwitch - Serpents Unleashed

Skeletonwitch - Serpents Unleashed
October 29, 2013
Critic Score
71
7 reviews

20. Black Sabbath - 13

Black Sabbath - 13
June 11, 2013
Critic Score
71
22 reviews

21. Melvins - Everybody Loves Sausages

Melvins - Everybody Loves Sausages
April 30, 2013
Critic Score
71
11 reviews

22. Amon Amarth - Deceiver of the Gods

Amon Amarth - Deceiver of the Gods
June 25, 2013
Critic Score
70
6 reviews

23. Melvins - Tres Cabrones

Melvins - Tres Cabrones
November 5, 2013
Critic Score
69
7 reviews

25. Ghost - Infestissumam

Ghost - Infestissumam
April 16, 2013
Critic Score
65
10 reviews
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