10. SHRINEBUILDER - s/t
9. GOATWHORE - carving out the eyes of god
8. DOOMRIDERS - darkness come alive
7. THE CASUALTIES - we are all we have
6. ALICE IN CHAINS - black gives way to blue
5. THEM CROOKED VULTURES - s/t
4. BARONESS - blue record
3. MASTODON - crack the skye
2. SLAYER - world painted blood
1. GALLOWS - grey britain
All in all I feel like this was a pretty good year for heavy music!
What did you all get into this year? Did I miss anything? Hit me up!