You Think You Know But You Have No Idea: Josh’s Top 15 Albums of 2011

It’s the end of the year and you know what that means, right? A whole month of pretentious bloggers telling you which albums you should have listened to. 2011 was a stand out year for metal and music in general. Because of this, coming up with a list of what I found to be the best albums of the year was not an easy task. Below is a list of my favorite FULL LENGTHS of 2011. My list might have been a little different if I hadn’t made a separate list for EP’s. Anyway, If you haven’t heard any of these albums for some reason then you need to seriously go check them out. I’m going to start off with a few albums that were great but just barely didn’t make the cut for whatever reasons.

Honorable mentions:

An Isle Ate Her ‘Phrenia

All Pigs Must Die ‘God Is War’

Anomalous ‘Omnivalent’

Gridlink ‘Orphan’

Noisear‘Subvert The Dominate Paradigm’

Russian Circles ‘Empros’

Gigan‘Quasi-Hallucinogenic Sonic Landscapes’

Unexpect ‘Fables Of The Sleepless Empire”

Wugazi’13 Chambers’

Continue after the jump to find out what my favorite albums of the year were. Oh and make sure to leave comments telling why my list is shit or what albums I should have been jammin’.

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