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The Best Metal Albums of 2012 by User Score

1.

Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage
June 26th, 2012
USER SCORE
83
125 reviews

2.

Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind
October 9th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
221 reviews

3.

Ne Obliviscaris - Portal of I
May 7th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
27 reviews

4.

Deftones - Koi No Yokan
November 13th, 2012
USER SCORE
82
250 reviews

5.

Alcest - Les Voyages de l'Âme
January 6th, 2012
USER SCORE
79
70 reviews

6.

OM - Advaitic Songs
July 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
79
44 reviews

7.

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

8.

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

10.

Neurosis - Honor Found in Decay
October 30th, 2012
USER SCORE
77
25 reviews

11.

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

12.

Torche - Harmonicraft
April 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
76
27 reviews

13.

Periphery - Periphery II: This Time It's Personal
July 3rd, 2012
USER SCORE
75
39 reviews

14.

Stone Sour - House of Gold & Bones – Part 1
October 22nd, 2012
USER SCORE
75
27 reviews

15.

Meshuggah - Koloss
March 23rd, 2012
USER SCORE
75
44 reviews

16.

Pig Destroyer - Book Burner
October 22nd, 2012
USER SCORE
71
25 reviews

17.

Architects - Daybreaker
May 28th, 2012
USER SCORE
70
27 reviews

18.

Metallica - Beyond Magnetic
January 30th, 2012
USER SCORE
63
29 reviews

19.

Lamb of God - Resolution
January 24th, 2012
USER SCORE
56
32 reviews
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