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The Best Progressive Metal Albums of the 2010s

1. Sigh - Heir To Despair

Sigh - Heir To Despair
November 16, 2018
Critic Score
88
5 reviews

2. Devin Townsend - Empath

Devin Townsend - Empath
March 29, 2019
Critic Score
86
7 reviews

3. Between the Buried and Me - Automata II

Between the Buried and Me - Automata II
July 13, 2018
Critic Score
84
5 reviews

4. Voivod - The Wake

Voivod - The Wake
September 21, 2018
Critic Score
84
8 reviews

5. Gojira - Magma

Gojira - Magma
June 17, 2016
Critic Score
83
12 reviews

6. Vektor - Terminal Redux

Vektor - Terminal Redux
May 6, 2016
Critic Score
83
8 reviews

7. Voivod - Target Earth

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

8. Ex Eye - Ex Eye

Ex Eye - Ex Eye
June 23, 2017
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

9. Shining - Blackjazz

Shining - Blackjazz
January 18, 2010
Critic Score
80
10 reviews

10. Mastodon - The Hunter

Mastodon - The Hunter
September 27, 2011
Critic Score
80
22 reviews

11. Dream Theater - Distance Over Time

Dream Theater - Distance Over Time
February 22, 2019
Critic Score
79
5 reviews

12. Dir En Grey - Dum Spiro Spero

Dir En Grey - Dum Spiro Spero
August 1, 2011
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

13. Devin Townsend Project - Z²

Devin Townsend Project - Z²
October 27, 2014
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

14. Meshuggah - The Violent Sleep Of Reason

Meshuggah - The Violent Sleep Of Reason
October 7, 2016
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

15. Meshuggah - Koloss

Meshuggah - Koloss
March 23, 2012
Critic Score
78
9 reviews

16. Between the Buried and Me - Automata I

Between the Buried and Me - Automata I
March 9, 2018
Critic Score
77
7 reviews

17. Between the Buried and Me - Coma Ecliptic

Between the Buried and Me - Coma Ecliptic
July 10, 2015
Critic Score
77
5 reviews

18. Animals As Leaders - The Madness of Many

Animals As Leaders - The Madness of Many
November 11, 2016
Critic Score
76
5 reviews

19. Mastodon - Emperor of Sand

Mastodon - Emperor of Sand
March 31, 2017
Critic Score
74
21 reviews

20. Devin Townsend Project - Transcendence

Devin Townsend Project - Transcendence
September 2, 2016
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

21. Mastodon - Once More 'Round the Sun

Mastodon - Once More 'Round the Sun
June 24, 2014
Critic Score
73
20 reviews

22. The Faceless - Autotheism

The Faceless - Autotheism
August 14, 2012
Critic Score
70
7 reviews

23. Cynic - Kindly Bent to Free Us

Cynic - Kindly Bent to Free Us
February 18, 2014
Critic Score
67
6 reviews

24. TesseracT - Sonder

TesseracT - Sonder
April 20, 2018
Critic Score
66
8 reviews

25. Cynic - Carbon-Based Anatomy

Cynic - Carbon-Based Anatomy
November 11, 2011
Critic Score
66
5 reviews
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