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The Best Metal Albums of 2012 by User Score

1. Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage

Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage
June 26th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
92 reviews

2. Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind

Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind
October 9th, 2012
USER SCORE
81
160 reviews

3. Deftones - Koi No Yokan

Deftones - Koi No Yokan
November 13th, 2012
USER SCORE
80
158 reviews

4. Meshuggah - Koloss

Meshuggah - Koloss
March 23rd, 2012
USER SCORE
79
30 reviews

5. Alcest - Les Voyages de l'Âme

Alcest - Les Voyages de l'Âme
January 6th, 2012
USER SCORE
78
61 reviews

6. Baroness - Yellow & Green

Baroness - Yellow & Green
July 17th, 2012
USER SCORE
78
112 reviews

7. OM - Advaitic Songs

OM - Advaitic Songs
July 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
78
29 reviews

8. Pallbearer - Sorrow and Extinction

Pallbearer - Sorrow and Extinction
February 21st, 2012
USER SCORE
77
52 reviews

10. High on Fire - De Vermis Mysteriis

High on Fire - De Vermis Mysteriis
April 3rd, 2012
USER SCORE
76
27 reviews

11. Neurosis - Honor Found in Decay

Neurosis - Honor Found in Decay
October 30th, 2012
USER SCORE
76
26 reviews

12. Torche - Harmonicraft

Torche - Harmonicraft
April 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
75
25 reviews

13. Periphery - Periphery II: This Time It's Personal

Periphery - Periphery II: This Time It's Personal
July 3rd, 2012
USER SCORE
74
27 reviews
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