Bro's Top 50 Albums Of 2014: 1-10

As the great 80's band, Europe, would say, "Its The Final Countdown."  After much deliberation, I give you, Bro's Top 10 Albums of 2014.


1.  A Breach Of Silence: "The Darkest Road"

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Click Here To Get "The Darkest Road" On iTunes

2.  King 810: "Memoirs Of A Murder"

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3.  Polar: "Shadowed By Vultures"

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4.  Slipknot: ".5: The Gray Chapter"

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5.  Crobot: "Something Supernatural"

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6.  Feed The Rhino: "The Sorrow And The Sound"

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7.  Mastodon: "Once More 'Round The Sun"

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8.  Machine Head: "Bloodstone & Diamonds"

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9.  Architects: "Lost Forever / Lost Together"

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10.  Behemoth:  "The Satanist"

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Bro's Top 50 Albums Of 2014: 11-20

Getting closer to the top and things are starting to get real.  

Albums 11-20 on my list of the Top Albums Of 2014


11.  Soulnerve: "The Dying Light"

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12. Marmozets: "The Weird And Wonderful Marmozets"

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13.  Anti-Mortem: "New Southern"

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14.  Hark: "Crystalline"

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15.  Upon A Burning Body: "The World Is My Enemy Now"

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16.  Our Last Enemy: "Pariah"

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17.  Assassins: "War Of Aggression"

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18.  Holy Mountain: "Ancient Astronauts"

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19.  Arcade Messiah: "Arcade Messiah"

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20.  Baptists: "Bloodmines"

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Bro's Top 50 Albums Of 2014: 21-30

Into the heart of the list and things are heating up. 

Take a look at 21-30.  


21.  Kyng: "Burn The Serum"

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Click Here To Get "Burn The Serum" On iTunes

22.  Blues Pills: "Blues Pills"

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23.  Swans: "To Be Kind"

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24.  Dead Harts: "Cult For The Haggard Youth"

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25.  Wreck And Reference: "Want"

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26.  Plague Vendor: "Free To Eat"

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27.  Nothing More: "Nothing More"

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28.  Godflesh: "A World Lit Only By Fire"

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29.  Hang The Bastard: "Sex In The Seventh Circle"

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30.  Opeth: "Pale Communication"

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Bro's Top 50 Albums Of 2014: 31-40

The countdown of Bro's Top 50 Albums Of 2014 continues.  Its time for 31 - 40.


31.  Prepared Like A Bride: "Overcomer"

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32.  Of Mice & Men: "Restoring The Force"

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33.  Hellyeah: "Blood For Blood"

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34.  Every Time I Die: "From Parts Unknown"

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35.  Beartooth: "Disgusting"

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36.  Tombs: "Savage Gold"

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37.  Pallbearer: "Foundations Of Burden"

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38.  Warhound: "Next Level"

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39.  Monolith: "Dystopia"

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40.  In Flames: "Siren Charms"

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Bro's Top 50 Albums Of 2014: 41-50

It's Bro here, and it was a hell of a year for metal albums!  After listening, listening, and more listening,  I was able to come up with my 50 favorite albums of 2014.  

Let's start with 41-50.   


41.  Structures: "Life Through A Window"

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Click Here To Get "Life Through A Window" On iTunes

42.  No Sin Evades His Gaze: "Age Of Sedation"

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43. Down Royale: "Sway"

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44.  Misery Index: "The Killing Gods"

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45.  Crowbar: "Symmetry In Black"

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46.  Until We Are Ghosts: "Bitterseed"

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47.  At The Gates: "At War With Reality"

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48.  Heavy Glow: "Pearls & Swine And Everything Fine"

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49.  Attic: "Seasons"

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50.  Valour: "The Long Road"

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Click Here To Get "The Long Road" On iTunes