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Best Albums Of 2019: Contributors Choice (Top 10 Lists)


2019 has been a massive year for new releases in music! Especially the heavier side of the landscape, which is what we at Insert Review Here are most passionate about. Our contributors are diverse and each have their own unique tastes, so we thought we should ask them what their favourite albums were for the final year of this decade. Let’s see if 2020 can live up to this memorable year that was. Find out below what our wonderful writers and creative photographers consider their top 10 albums for 2019:

Tam Schilling - Photographer

1. Wednesday 13 - Necrophaze

2. Korn - The Nothing

3. The Fever 333 - Strength in Numb333rs

4. Steel Panther - Heavy Metal Rules

5. LA Guns - The Devil you know

6. Slipknot - We are not your kind

7. Baroness - Gold & Grey

8. Danko Jones - A Rock Supreme

9. Airbourne - Boneshaker

10. Duff McKagan - Tenderness

Karl O'Shea - Writer

1. Bring Me The Horizon - Amo

2. Chelsea Wolfe - Birth Of Violence

3. Full Of Hell - Weeping Choir

4. Ceremony - In The Spirit World Now

5. Sleep Token - Sundowning

6. Brutus - Nest

7. Cloud Rat - Pollinator

8. GOLD - Why Aren't You Laughing?

9. Swans - Leaving Meaning

10. Big Dead - Bone White Branches

Simon Strelein - Writer

1. Equipoise - Demiurgus

2. Allegaeon - Apoptosis

3. Shadow Of Intent - Melancholy

4. Inanimate Existence - Clockwork

5. Rings Of Saturn - Gidim

6. Brand Of Sacrifice - God Hand

7. Inferi - The End Of An Era (Rebirth)

8. Vitriol - To Bathe From The Throat Of Cowardice

9. Gravemind - Conduit

10. Xoth - Interdimensional Invocations

Hayley Scott - Photographer

1. To The Grave - Global Warning

2. Humanity's Last Breath - Abyssal

3. Orpheus Omega- Wear Your Sins

4. Despised Icon - Purgatory

5. Cattle Decapitation - Death Atlas

6. Fleshgod Apocalypse - Veleno

7. BaTRUEshka - Панихида

8. Mgła - Age of Excuse

9. Misþyrming - Algleymi

10. Disentomb - The Decaying Light

Luke Winchester - Writer

1. He Is Legend- White Bat

2. Twin Temple - Satan’s A Woman

3. Baroness - Gold & Grey

4. Darkthrone - Old Star

5. Crypt Sermon - The Ruins of Fading Light

6. Smoulder - Times of Obscene Evil and Wild Daring

7. Gatecreeper - Deserted

8. Tomb Mold - Planetary Clairvoyance

9. Blood Incantation - Hidden History of the Human Race

10. Vitriol - To Bath From the Throat of Cowardice

Rhys Bennett - Photographer

1. Torche - Admission

2. Polish Club - Iguana

3. Frank Carter & The Rattlesnakes - End Of Suffering

4. Amyl and the Sniffers - Self Titled

5. Foals - Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost – Part 2

6. Health - Vol. 4: Slaves of Fear

7. Fangz - For Nothing

8. PUP - Morbid Stuff

9. Foals - Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost – Part 1

10. Gary Clark Jr. - This Land

Steve Jenkins - C0-Owner/Editor

1. Cattle Decapitation – Death Atlas 2. Mgła – Age Of Excuse 3. Mayhem – Daemon 4. Gatecreeper – Deserted 5. Obsequiae - The Palms of Sorrow Kings 6. Darkthrone - Old Star 7. Spirit Adrift – Divided By Darkness 8. Xoth – Interdimensional Invocations 9. Smoulder – Times of Obscene Evil and Wild Daring 10. Distentomb - The Decaying Light

Timothy 'Mothlord' Richmond - Writer

1. Cattle Decapitation - Death Atlas

2. Michael Jordans of Suicide - Rowsdower

3. A Dawn to Fear - Cult of Luna

4. Obscene Majesty - Devourment

5. The Approaching Roar - Altarage

6. The Decaying Light - Disentomb

7. Hidden History of the Human Race - Blood Incantation

8. To Bathe From The Throat Of Cowardice - Vitriol

9. Weeping Choir - Full of Hell

10. Champ Du Sang - Vous Autres

Sam Radojcin - Writer

1. Dream Theater - Distance Over Time

2. Fit For An Autopsy - The Sea Of Tragic Beasts

3. Venom Prison - Samsara

4. We Lost The Sea - Triumph & Disaster

5. Cattle Decapitation - Death Atlas

6. Eye Of The Enemy - Titan

7. Pelican - Nighttime Stories

8. Voyager - Colours In The Sun

9. Misery Index - Rituals Of Power

10. Orpheus Omega - Wear Your Sins

Thomas Riley Lanyon

1. Inter Arma - Sulphur

2. Altarage - The Approaching Roar

3. Full of Hell - Weeping Choir

4. English Spotlights - Love & Decay

5. Yellow Eyes - Rare Field Ceiling

6. Portrayal of Guilt - Suffering is a Gift

7. Blood Incantation - Hidden History of the Human Race

8. Lingua Ignota - Caligula

9. Mizmor - Cairn

10. Liturgy - HAQQ