TOP 10 ALBUMS OF 2013: Bands, Labels and PRs

Now that we’ve revealed what made our top 10 albums of 2013 earlier this week, we asked around a bunch of bands, our friends in labels and in PR departements to see their picks of releases that made their 2013 so brilliant. You can find them all below, listed A-Z from the name of their band/company, including lists from Heights, Sepultura, Devil Sold His Soul, Marmozets, Decade, Martyr Defiled, More Than Life, State Champs and more:

Above The Underground:
01.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
02.) Polar Bear Club – ‘Death Chorus’
03.) State Champs – ‘The Finer Things’
04.) The Story So Far – ‘What You Don’t See’
05.) Frank Turner – ‘Tape Deck Heart’
06.) Hot Damn – ‘Sleep Alone’
07.) On My Honor – ‘I Never Deserve The Things I Need’
08.) The Wonder Years – ‘The Greatest Generation’
09.) A Loss For Words – ‘Before It Caves’
10.) The Swellers – ‘The Light Under Closed Doors’

Damon Tang (Acoda):
01.) Arcane Roots – ‘Blood & Chemistry’
02.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
03.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
04.) City & Colour – ‘The Hurry And The Harm’
05.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
06.) Tesseract – ‘Altered State’
07.) Lydia – ‘Devil’
08.) Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’
09.) Everything Everything – ‘Arc’
10.) Max Raptor – ‘Mother’s Ruin’

Tom Brumpton (Akarusa Yami):
01.) Honningbarna – ‘Verden Er Enkel’
02.) The Ocean – ‘Pelagial’
03.) Soilwork – ‘The Living Infinite’
04.) The Dillinger Escape Plan – ‘One Of Us Is The Killer’
05.) Pure Love – ‘Anthems’
06.) Nine Inch Nails – ‘Hesitation Marks’
07.) Killswitch Engage – ‘Disarm The Descent’
08.) In Vain – ‘Enigma’
09.) Cliff Martinez – ‘Only God Forgives’
10.) 65daysofstatic – ‘Wild Light’

Adam Pierce (All Shall Perish):
01.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
02.) Nails – ‘Abandon All Life’
03.) Watain – ‘The Wild Hunt’
04.) Alice In Chains – ‘The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here’
05.) Sister Crayon – ‘Cynic’
06.) Iron Reagan – ‘Worse Than Dead’
07.) Battlecross – ‘War Of Will’
08.) Russian Circles – ‘Memorial’
09.) Palms – ‘Self Titled’
10.) Scar The Martyr – ‘Scar The Martyr’

Matt Medina (Animal Style Records):
01.) The National – ‘Trouble Will Find Me’
02.) Restorations – ‘LP2’
03.) Jimmy Eat World – ‘Damage’
04.) Superchunk – ‘I Hate Music’
05.) Sigur Ros – ‘Kveikur’
06.) Better Off – ‘(I Think) I’m Leaving’
07.) J Cole – ‘Born Sinner’
08.) Modern Life is War – ‘Fever Hunting’
09.) A Wilhelm Scream – ‘Partycrasher’
10.) Off With Their Heads – ‘Home’

Scott Ian (Anthrax):
01.) Motörhead – ‘Aftershock’
02.) Dethklok – ‘The Doomstar Requiem: A Klok Opera Soundtrack’
03.) Philip H. Anselmo – ‘Walk Through Exits Only’
04.) Volbeat – ‘Outlaw Gentlemen & Shady Ladies’
05.) Rush – ‘Clockwork Angels Tour (Live)’
06.) The Dream Calls For Blood – ‘Death Angel’
07.) Brian Posehn – ‘The Fartist’
08.) The Winery Dogs – ‘The Winery Dogs’
09.) The Beatles – ‘Live At The BBC’
10.) Anthrax – ‘Anthems’

As It Is:
01.) The Wonder Years – ‘Greatest Generation’
02.) Real Friends – ‘Put Yourself Back Together’
03.) Gnarwolves – ‘Funemployed’
04.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
05.) A Day To Remember – ‘Common Courtesy’
06.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
07.) Worthwile – ‘Carry On Kid’
08.) Jimmy Eat World – ‘Damage’
09.) The Story So Far – ‘What You Don’t See’
10.) AFI – ‘Burials’

Traxx (Astroid Boys):
01.) Death Grips – ‘Goverment Plates’
02.) Suicidal Tendancies – ‘13’
03.) King Krule – ‘6 Feet Beneath The Moon’
04.) Baths – ‘Oobsidian’
05.) Rejji Snow – ‘Rejovich’
06.) The Transplants – ‘In A War Zone’
07.) Earl Sweatshirt – ‘Doris’
08.) Mac Miller – ‘Delusional Thomas’
09.) Mortification – ‘Erase The Goblin’
10.) SZA – ‘S’

Beyond Hurt:
01.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
02.) MindxControl – ‘Demo’
03.) Black Tongue – HCHC’
04.) Northlane – ‘Singularity’
05.) The Dillinger Escape Plan – ‘One Of Us Is The Killer’
06.) Nails – ‘Abandon All Life’
07.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
08.) Malevolence – ‘Reign Of Suffering’
09.) Kavinsky – ‘Outrun’
10.) Drake – ‘Nothing Was The Same’

Jamie Jazz (Bleach Blood, ex-The King Blues):
01.) Slaves – ‘Sugar Coated Bitter Pill’
02.) Losers – ‘…And So We Shall Never Part’
03.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’
04.) One Direction – ‘Midnight Memories’
05.) Disclosure – ‘Settle’
06.) Kavinsky – ‘Outrun’
07.) Sharks – ‘Selfhood’
08.) The Computers – ‘Love Triangles, Hate Squares’
09.) City & Colour – ‘The Hurry And The Harm’
10.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’

Brian Shultz (Brige Nine Records):
01.) Sigur Rós – ‘Kveikur’
02.) The National – ‘Trouble Will Find Me’
03.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
04.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
05.) Daughter – ‘If You Leave’
06.) Moving Mountains – ‘Moving Mountains’
07.) AFI – ‘Burials’
08.) Modern Life Is War – ‘Fever Hunting’
09.) O’Brother – ‘Disillusion’
10.) Rosetta – ‘The Anaesthete’

Brutality Will Prevail:
01.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
02.) Alkaline Trio – ‘My Shame Is True’
03.) Tegan & Sara – ‘Heartthrob’
04.) Deafhaven – ‘Sunbather’
05.) Citizen – ‘Youth’
06.) Alpha & Omega – ‘No Rest, No Peace’
07.) Killswitch Engage – ‘Disarm The Disent’
08.) White Lies – ‘Big TV’
09.) Ghost – ‘Infestissumam’
10.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’

Kristan Dawson (Bury Tomorrow):
01.) Killswitch Engage – ‘Disarm The Descent’
02.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’
03.) Born Of Osiris – ‘Tomorrow We Die Alive’
04.) Hundredth – ‘Revolt’
05.) Owen – ‘L’ami Du Peuple’
06.) A$Ap Rocky – ‘Long.Live.Asap’
07.) Bleed From Within – ‘Uprising’
08.) Everything In Slow Motion – ‘Phoenix’
09.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
10.) Bonobo – ‘The North Borders’

Chasing Cadence:
01.) Mallory Knox – ‘Signals’
02.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
03.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
04.) Fall Out Boy – ‘Save Rock & Roll’
05.) A Day To Remember – ‘Common Courtesy’
06.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
07.) Black Sabbath – ‘13’
08.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
09.) Heaven’s Basement – ‘Filthy Empire’
10.) Deaf Havana – ‘Old Souls’

Jacob Bannon (Converge):
01.) Depeche Mode – ‘Delta Machine’
02.) Zola Jesus – ‘Versions’
03.) ASG – ‘Blood Drive’
04.) Mazzy Star – ‘Seasons Of Your Day’
05.) Nails – ‘Abandon All Life’
06.) Magic Circle – ‘Magic Circle’
07.) Carcass – ‘Surgical Steel’
08.) Satyricon – ‘Satyricon’
09.) Enforcer – ‘Death By Fire’
10.) Red Hare – ‘Nites Of Midnight’

Decade:
01.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
02.) Citizen – ‘Youth’
03.) Diamond Youth – ‘Orange’
04.) Daylight – ‘Jar’
05.) Earl Sweatshirt – ‘Doris’
06.) Surfer Blood – ‘Pythons’
07.) Drake – ‘Nothing Was The Same’
08.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’
09.) Mac Miller – ‘Watching Movies With The Sound Off’
10.) Tyler, The Creator – ‘Wolf’

Alex Wood (Devil Sold His Soul):
01.) Bleed From Within – ‘Uprising’
02.) Justin Timberlake – ‘The 20/20 Experience’
03.) Deaf Havana – ‘Old Souls’
04.) Palm Reader – ‘Bad Weather’
05.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
06.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
07.) Bring Me the Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
08.) Norma Jean – ‘Wrongdoers’
09.) Tesseract – ‘Altered State’
10.) Night Verses – ‘Lift Your Existence’

Oliver Todd (Echoes):
01.) Everything In Slow Motion – ‘Phoenix’
02.) Daughter – ‘If You Leave’
03.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
04.) Killswitch Engage – ‘Disarm The Descent’
05.) Justin Timberlake – ‘The 20/20 Experience’
06.) Defeater – ‘Letters Home’
07.) London Grammar – ‘If You Wait’
08.) Touché Amoré – ‘Is Survived By’
09.) Alter Bridge – ‘Fortress’
10.) Heights – ‘Old Lies for Young Lives’

Tom Higgins (Empires Fade):
01.) Moving Mountains – ‘Moving Mountains’
02.) Northlane – ‘Singularity’
03.) Lydia – ‘Devil’
04.) Pentimento – ‘Pentimento’
05.) Citizen – ‘Youth’
06.) Counterparts – ‘The Difference Between Hell And Home’
07.) Misery Signals – ‘Absent Light’
08.) Turnover – ‘Magnolia’
09.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
10.) Daylight – ‘Jar’

Failure To Follow:
01.) Bad Rabbits – ‘American Love’
02.) Lady Gaga – ‘Artpop’
03.) Kanye West – ‘Yeezus’
04.) The Catharsis – ‘Romance’
05.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
06.) Justin Timberlake – ‘The 20/20 Experience’
07.) Hands Like Houses – ‘Unimaginable’
08.) Panic! At The Disco – ‘Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die!’
09.) Malevolence – ‘Reign Of Suffering’
10.) Continents – ‘Idle Hands’

Giants:
01.) Sights & Sounds – ‘Silver Door’
02.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
03.) Malevolence – ‘Reign Of Suffering’
04.) Modern Life Is War – ‘Fever Hunting’
05.) Pints – ‘Drinking, Smoking, Gambling’
06.) Counterparts – ‘The Difference Between Hell And Home’
07.) Power Trip – ‘Manifest Decimation’
08.) This Will Destroy You – ‘Live In Reykjavik, Iceland’
09.) Title Fight – ‘Spring Songs’
10.) Drones – ‘Free Marked Kid’

Alex Monty (Heights):
01.) Mount Kimbie – ‘Cold Spring Faultless Youth’
02.) The Catharsis – ‘Romance’
03.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
04.) The Dillinger Escape Plan – ‘One Of Us Is The Killer’
05.) Deaf Havana – ‘Old Souls’
06.) London Grammar – ‘If You Wait’
07.) Daylight – ‘Jar’
08.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
09.) City And Colour – ‘The Hurry And The Harm’
10.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’

Dominic Webber (The Hiding Place):
01.) The Bronx – ‘IV’
02.) Nine Inch Nails – ‘Hesitation Marks’
03.) The Computers – ‘Love Triangles Hate Squares’
04.) AFI – ‘Burials’
05.) Gnarwolves – ‘Funemployed’
06.) Kanye West – ‘Yeezus’
07.) Pure Love – ‘Anthems’
08.) The Catharsis – ‘Romance’
09.) Saves The Day – ‘Saves The Day’
10.) TRC – ‘Nation’

Katy Jackson (The Hype Theory):
01.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
02.) Fall Out Boy – ‘Save Rock & Roll’
03.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
04.) A Day To Remember – ‘Common Courtesy’
05.) Mayday Parade – ‘Monsters In The Closet’
06.) Mallory Knox – ‘Signals’
07.) Panic! At The Disco – ‘Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die!’
08.) Pierce The Veil – ‘This Is A Wasteland’
09.) Sleeping With Sirens – ‘Feel’
10.) Don Broco – ‘You Wanna Know’

In Dynamics:
01.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
02.) Arcane Roots – ‘Blood & Chemistry’
03.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
04.) Lonely The Brave – ‘Backroads’
05.) TesseracT – ‘Altered State’
06.) Tom Odell – ‘Long Way Down’
07.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
08.) City & Colour – ‘The Hurry And The Harm’
09.) Acoda – ‘Yours To Defend’
10.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’

Inception Press:
01.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
02.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
03.) Chelsea Wolfe – ‘Pain Is Beauty’
04.) The Wonder Years – ‘The Greatest Generation’
05.) Anacondas – ‘Sub-Contra Blues’
06.) Killswitch Engage – ‘Disarm The Descent’
07.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
08.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
09.) Daylight – ‘Jar’
10.) State Champs – ‘The Finer Things’

Stephanie Marlow (Indie Publicity):
01.) Daylight – ‘Jar’
02.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
03.) Doomriders – ‘Grand Blood’
04.) Cult Of Luna – ‘Vertikal’
05.) The National – ‘Trouble Will Find Me’
06.) My Bloody Valentine – ‘MBV’
07.) City & Colour – ‘The Hurry And The Harm’
08.) Weekend – ‘Jinx’
09.) Alcoa – ‘Bone & Marrow’
10.) Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats – ‘Mind Control’

Greg McPherson (InMe/Centiment):
01.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
02.) Northlane – ‘Singularity’
03.) Born Of Osiris – ‘Tomorrow We Die Alive’
04.) Hey Vanity – ‘Breathe, Bleed, Grow’
05.) Erra – ‘Augment’
06.) Karnivool – ‘Asymmetry’
07.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
08.) God is an Astronaut – ‘Origins’
09.) Pomegranate Tiger – ‘Entities’
10.) James Blake – ‘Overgrown’

David McPherson (InMe/Centiment):
01.) Karnivool – ‘Asymmetry’
02.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
03.) Hey Vanity – ‘Breathe, Bleed, Grow’
04.) Frank Turner – ‘Tape Deck Heart’
05.) Born Of Osiris – ‘Tomorrow We Die Alive’
06.) Protest The Hero – ‘Volition’
07.) Mojo Fury – ‘The Difference Between’
08.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
09.) The Black Dahlia Murder – ‘Everblack’
10.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’

Aled Philips (Kids In Glass Houses):
01.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’
02.) Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’
03.) Lorde – ‘Pure Heroine’
04.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
05.) Arcade Fire – ‘Reflektor’
06.) Danny Brown – ‘Old’
07.) Disclosure – ‘Settle’
08.) Daft Punk – ‘Random Access Memories’
09.) Kanye West – ‘Yeezus’
10.) Hatebreed – ‘The Divinity Of Purpose’

Darren Clewes (Kill Chaos):
01.) Future Of The Left – ‘How To Stop Your Brain In An Accident’
02.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
03.) Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’
04.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
05.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
06.) Black Sabbath – ‘13’
07.) Ginger – ‘Mutation/Frankenstein Effect’
08.) Frank Turner – ‘Tapedeck Heart’
09.) Medals – ‘Disguises’
10.) And So I Watch You From Afar – ‘All Hail Bright Futures’

Dave Bown (Kill For Eden):
01.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
02.) Joe Satriani – ‘Unstoppable Momentum’
03.) Alice In Chains – ‘The Devil Put Dinosaurs Here’
04.) Alter Bridge – ‘Fortress’
05.) Sound City – ‘Real To Reel’
06.) Rush – ‘Vapor Trails Remixed’
07.) Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’
08.) BRMC – ‘Specter At The Feast’
09.) Pearl Jam – ‘Lightning Bolt’
10.) Jimi Hendrix – ‘People, Hell And Angels’

Daneel Johnstone (The King Is Dead, Black Sails Clothing):
01.) Still Remains – ‘Ceasing To Breath’
02.) Tilian – ‘Material Me’
03.) I See Stars – ‘New Demons’
04.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
05.) Surfer Blood – ‘Pythons’
06.) Senses Fail – ‘Renacer’
07.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
08.) The Neighbourhood – ‘I Love You’
09.) Watain – ‘The Wild Hunt’
10.) Lady Gaga – ‘Artpop’

Carl Brown (Lay Siege):
01.) Nails – ‘Abandon All Life’
02.) Kvelertak – ‘Meir’
03.) Acoda – ‘Yours To Defend’
04.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
05.) Russian Circles – ‘Memorial’
06.) The Black Dahlia Murder – ‘Everblack’
07.) The Ocean – ‘Pelagial’
08.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
09.) Tesseract – ‘Altered State’
10.) The Bronx – ‘IV’

Jenna Clare (Leopards):
01.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
02.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
03.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
04.) Mallory Knox – ‘Signals’
05.) Sophomore – ‘The Blue’
06.) Hands Like Houses – ‘Unimagine’
07.) Counterparts – ‘The Difference Between Hell And Home’
08.) Northlane – ‘Singularity’
09.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’
10.) Sub Focus – ‘Torus’

Becca McIntyre (Marmozets):
01.) Arcade Fire – ‘Reflektor’
02.) Artic Monkeys – ‘AM’
03.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
04.) Defeater – ‘Letters Home’
05.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’
06.) Disclosure – ‘Settle’
07.) Jay-Z – ‘Magna Carta… Holy Grail’
08.) Justin Timberlake – ‘The 20/20 Experience’
09.) The Dillinger Escape Plan – ‘One Of Us Is The Killer’
10.) The Strokes – ‘Come Down Machine’

Matt Jones (Martyr Defiled):
01.) Childish Gambino – ‘Because The Internet’
02.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
03.) Captain Murphy – ‘Duality’
04.) Beyoncé – ‘Beyoncé’
05.) Malevolence – ‘Reign Of Suffering’
06.) Kayne West – ‘Yeezus’
07.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
08.) Heart In Hand – ‘Almost There’
09.) Sworn In – ‘The Death Card’
10.) Heart Of A Coward – ‘Severance’

Chris Webb (Milk Teeth):
01.) Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’
02.) Deafhaven – ‘Sunbather’
03.) Drake – ‘Nothing Was The Same’
04.) Pity Sex – ‘Feast Of Love’
05.) Chvrches – ‘The Bone You Believe In’
06.) Hindsights – ‘The Thoughts That Way Me Down’
07.) Kate Nash – ‘Girl Talk’
08.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
09.) The Story So Far – ‘What You Don’t See’
10.) Daylight – ‘Jar’

Joey Bayes (More Than Life/Swan Dive):
01.) The Vestals – ‘Perfect Pain/Seventeen Single’
02.) Whirr – ‘Around’
03.) Kendrick Lamar – ‘Good Kid M.A.A.D City’
04.) The Story So Far – ‘What You Don’t See’
05.) Night Sins – ‘To London Or The Lake’
06.) Rotting Out – The Wrong Way’
07.) The National – ‘Trouble Will Find Me’
08.) Wavves – ‘Afraid Of Heights’
09.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
10.) Deafhaven – ‘Sunbather’

Georgia Peters (Next Stop Atlanta):
01.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
02.) Stray From The Path – ‘Anonymous’
03.) This Is Hell – ‘The Enforcer’
04.) The Wonder Years – ‘The Greatest Generation’
05.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
06.) Mallory Knox – ‘Signals’
07.) Touché Amoré – ‘Is Survived By’
08.) The Story So Far – ‘What You Don’t See’
09.) Tonight Alive – ‘The Other Side’
10.) Close Your Eyes – ‘Line In The Sand’

Nik Taylor (Next Stop Atlanta):
01.) The Wonder Years – ‘The Greatest Generation’
02.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
03.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
04.) London Grammar – ‘If You Wait’
05.) Pure Love – ‘Anthems’
06.) Blood Red Shoes – ‘Water’
07.) Gnarwolves – ‘Funemployed’
08.) Pearl Jam – ‘Lightning Bolt’
09.) Frightened Rabbit – ‘Pedestrian Verse’
10.) Jimmy Eat World – ‘Damage’

Gilles Demolder (Oathbreaker):
01.) Julianna Barwick – ‘Nepenthe’
02.) Mortifera – ‘Bleüu de Morte’
03.) Zola Jesus – ‘Versions’
04.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
05.) True Widow – ‘Circumambulation’
06.) Weekend – ‘Jinx’
07.) Chelsea Wolfe – ‘Pain Is Beauty’
08.) My Bloody Valentine – ‘MBV’
09.) Kurt Vile – ‘Wakin On A Pretty Daze’
10.) Ash Borer – ‘Bloodlands’

Ivo Debrabandere (Oathbreaker):
01.) Carcass – ‘Surgical Steel’
02.) Nails – ‘Abandon All Life’
03.) Arctic Monkeys – ‘AM’
04.) The Rott Childs – ‘Alleluia: A Brit Milah In G Melodic Minor’
05.) Kanye West – ‘Yeezus’
06.) Pissed Jeans – ‘Honeys’
07.) Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – ‘Push The Sky Away’
08.) Chvrches – ‘The Bones Of What You Believe’
09.) Watain – ‘The Wild Hunt’
10.) Arcade Fire – ‘Reflektor’

Richard Lardner (Odessa):
01.) Citizen – ‘Youth’
02.) The Story So Far – ‘What You Don’t See’
03.) Down To Nothing – ‘Life On The James’
04.) State Champs – ‘The Finer Things’
05.) Counterparts – ‘The Difference Between Hell And Home’
06.) Knuckle Puck – ‘The Weight You Buried’
07.) Neck Deep – ‘A History In Bad Decisions’
08.) Terror – ‘Live By The Code’
09.) The Wonder Years – ‘The Greatest Generation’
10.) A Day To Remember – ‘Common Courtesy’

Conor Dawson (Pinky Swear Records):
01.) Sigur Ros – ‘Kveikur’
02.) Laura Marling – ‘Once I Was An Eagle’
03.) Pity Sex – ‘Feast Of Love’
04.) Yeah Yeah Yeahs – ‘Mosquito’
05.) White Lies – ‘Big TV’
06.) Astroid Boys – ‘Bacon Dream’
07.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
08.) Listener – ‘Time Is A Machine’
09.) Joy Formidable – ‘Wolfs Law’
10.) Owen – ‘L-Ami Du Peuple’

Red Seas Fire:
01.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
02.) Northlane – ‘Singularity’
03.) Misery Signals – ‘Absent Light’
04.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
05.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
06.) Everything Everything – ‘Arc’
07.) Panic! At The Disco – ‘Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die!’
08.) A Day To Remember – ‘Common Courtesy’
09.) The Hell – ‘You’re Listening To THE HELL’
10.) Fall Out Boy – ‘Save Rock & Roll’

Ian Dickinson (Roadrunner Records):
01.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
02.) Tyler, The Creator – ‘Wolf’
03.) Tegan & Sara – ‘Hearthrob’
04.) Oathbreaker – ‘Eros|Anteros’
05.) Comadre – ‘Comadre’
06.) In Solitude – ‘Sister’
07.) The Hell – ‘You’re Listening To THE HELL’
08.) Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats – ‘Mind Control’
09.) Ihsahn – ‘Das Seelenbrechen’
10.) AFI – ‘Burials’

ROAM:
01.) Daylight – ‘Jar’
02.) Knuckle Puck – ‘The Weight That You Buried’
03.) Counterparts – ‘The Difference Between Hell And Home’
04.) Citizen – ‘Youth’
05.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
06.) Touché Amoré – ‘Is Survived By’
07.) State Champs – ‘The Finer Things’
08.) Moose Blood – ‘Moving Home’
09.) Hundredth – ‘Revolt’
10.) Real Friends – ‘Put Yourself Back Together’

The Safety Fire:
01.) Karnivool – ‘Asymmetry’
02.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
03.) Haken – ‘The Mountain’
04.) Bad Rabbits – ‘American Love’
05.) Earl Sweatshirt – ‘Doris’
06.) The Underachievers – ‘Indigoism’
07.) HRVRD – ‘From The Birds Cage’
08.) Justin Timberlake – ‘The 20/20 Experience’
09.) Palehorse – ‘Harm Starts Here’
10.) Protest The Hero – ‘Volition’

Andreas Kisser (Sepultura):
01.) Black Sabbath – ‘13’
02.) Death Angel – ‘The Dream Calls For Blood’
03.) Megadeth – ‘Super Collider’
04.) Sepultura – ‘The Mediator Between Head And Hands Must Be The Heart’
05.) Newsted – ‘Metal’
06.) Hatebreed – ‘The Divinity Of Purpose’
07.) Anthrax – ‘Anthems’
08.) Kreator – ‘Dying Alive’
09.) Motorhead – ‘Aftershock’
10.) Legion Of The Dammed – ‘Ravenous Plague’

Lailah O’Donnell (Spinefarm Records):
01.) Modern Life Is War – ‘Fever Hunting’
02.) Nails – ‘Abandon All Life’
03.) Goldust – ‘Thirst’
04.) The Wonder Years – ‘The Greatest Generation’
05.) The National – ‘Trouble Will Find Me’
06.) AFI – ‘Burials’
07.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
08.) Russian Circles – ‘Memorial’
09.) Defeater – ‘Letters Home’
10.) Haim – ‘Days Are Gone’

State Champs:
01.) Drake – ‘Nothing Was The Same’
02.) The Story So Far – ‘What You Don’t See’
03.) Tegan and Sara – ‘Heartthrob’
04.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
05.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
06.) Bad Rabbits – ‘American Love’
07.) Jay Z – ‘Magna Carta… Holy Grail’
08.) Daft Punk – ‘Random Access Memories’
09.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
10.) Man Overboard – ‘Heart Attack’

Stillbust:
01.) Fausto – ‘Fausto’
02.) Baby Godzilla – ‘Knockout Machine’
03.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
04.) A Wilhelm Scream – ‘Partycrasher’
05.) The Dillinger Escape Plan – ‘One Of Us Is The Killer’
06.) Hey You Guys – ‘Gasp!Shock!Horror!’
07.) Fighting Fiction – ‘The Long And Short Of It’
08.) Retarded Fish – ‘Retarded Fish’
09.) Heroes Die Too – ‘Women And Children First’
10.) The Colour Line – ‘Riff City’

David Griffiths (Surrender The Coast):
01.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
02.) Stray From The Path – ‘Anonymous’
03.) Norma Jean – ‘Wrongdoers’
04.) The Devil Wears Prada – ‘8:18’
05.) I The Mighty – ‘Satori’
06.) Heart Of A Coward – ‘Severance’
07.) Northlane – ‘Singularity’
08.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
09.) Night Verses – ‘Lift Your Existence’
10.) Acoda – ‘Yours To Defend’

Trails:
01.) Future Of The Left – ‘How To Stop Your Brain In An Accident’
02.) These New Puritans – ‘Field Of Reeds’
03.) Darkside – ‘Psychic’
04.) Follakzoid – ‘II’
05.) The Bronx – ‘IV’
06.) Tesseract – ‘Altered State’
07.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
08.) Kverlertak – ‘Meir’
09.) John Grant – ‘Pale Green Ghosts’
10.) Vampire Weekend – ‘Modern Vampires Of The City’

Jonah Bayer (United Nations):
01.) Bottomless Pit – ‘Shade Perennial’
02.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
03.) Touché Amoré – ‘Is Survived By’
04.) Jake Bellows – ‘New Ocean’
05.) Jason Isbell – ‘Southeastern’
06.) Laura Stevenson – ‘Wheel’
07.) Overseas – ‘Overseas’
08.) Russian Circles – ‘Memorial’
09.) The Night Marchers – ‘Allez Allez’
10.) The Head And The Heart – ‘Let’s Be Still’

Vivid Nation:
01.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
02.) The 1975 – ‘The 1975’
03.) Bring Me The Horizon – ‘Sempiternal’
04.) Arcane Roots – ‘Blood & Chemistry’
05.) Paramore – ‘Paramore’
06.) Placebo – ‘Loud Like Love’
07.) Stereophonics – ‘Graffiti On A Train’
08.) The Lumineers – ‘The Lumineers’
09.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
10.) Arcade Fire – ‘Reflektor’

Jamie Otsa (Wall Of Sound PR):
01.) Jamie Lenman – ‘Muscle Memory’
02.) Mixtapes – ‘Ordinary Silence’
03.) Rise Against – ‘Long Forgotten Songs’
04.) Wooden Shjips – ‘Back To Land’
05.) AFI – ‘Burials’
06.) letlive. – ‘The Blackest Beautiful’
07.) Hadouken – ‘Every Weekend’
08.) Kavinsky – ‘Outrun’
09.) Bad Religion – ‘True North’
10.) Kanye – ‘Yeezus’

Marek Wilson (Weathered Hands):
01.) Norma Jean – ‘Wrongdoers’
02.) Balance & Composure – ‘The Things We Think We’re Missing’
03.) Touché Amoré – ‘Is Survived By’
04.) Katy Perry – ‘Prism’
05.) Listener – ‘Time Is A Machine’
06.) Pity Sex – ‘Feast Of Love’
07.) Wavves – ‘Afraid Of Heights’
08.) Citizen – ‘Youth’
09.) Fall Out Boy – ‘Save Rock & Roll’
10.) Childish Gambino – ‘Because The Internet’

Ben Cullimore (Weathered Hands):
01.) Ulver – ‘Messe I.X-VI.X’
02.) An Autumn For Crippled Children – ‘Try Not To Destroy Everything You Love’
03.) Postiljonen – ‘Skyer’
04.) Owen – ‘L’Ami Du Peuple’
05.) Tim Hecker – ‘Virgins’
06.) Grumbling Fur – ‘Glynnaestra’
07.) Oneohtrix Point Never – ‘R Plus Seven’
08.) Deafheaven – ‘Sunbather’
09.) Foals – ‘Holy Fire’
10.) Miracle – ‘Mercury’

Mike Portnoy (The Winery Dogs):
01.) Steven Wilson – ‘The Raven That Refused To Sing’
02.) Haken – ‘The Mountain’
03.) Biffy Clyro – ‘Opposites’
04.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
05.) Black Sabbath – ‘13’
06.) The Ocean – ‘Pelagial’
07.) Protest The Hero – ‘Volition’
08.) Sound Of Contact – ‘Dimensionaut’
09.) Spock’s Beard – ‘Brief Nocturnes And Dreamless Sleep’
10.) Stryper – ‘No More Hell To Pay’

Winterstorm:
01.) Avantasia – ‘The Mystery Of Times’
02.) Orphaned Land – ‘All Is One’
03.) Soilwork – The Living Infinite’
04.) Carcass – Surgical Steel’
05.) Karnivool – ‘Asymmetry’
06.) Merridew – This Belongs To Us’
07.) Tesseract – ‘Altered State’
08.) The Defiled – ‘Daggers’
09.) Dream Theater – ‘Dream Theater’
10.) Katatonia – ‘Dethroned & Uncrowned’

Will Hayes (Wolves At Bay):
01.) The National – ‘Trouble Will Find Me’
02.) Sigur Ros – ‘Kveikur’
03.) War Generations – ‘War Generations’
04.) Restorations – ‘LP2’
05.) Dave Hause – ‘Devour’
06.) AFI – ‘Burials’
07.) Reggie & The Full Effect – ‘No Country For Old Musicians’
08.) Call It Arson – ‘Between Two Cities’
09.) Toxic Holocaust – ‘Chemistry Of Consciousness’
10.) Kevin Devine – ‘Bubblegum’

Chris Noel (Wolves At Bay):
01.) Banquets – ‘Banquets’
02.) Dave Hause – ‘Devour’
03.) Less Than Jake – ‘See The Light’
04.) Red City Radio – ‘Titles’
05.) A Wilhelm Scream – ‘Partycrasher’
06.) Moving Mountains – ‘Moving Mountains’
07.) Iron Chic – ‘The Constant One’
08.) The Wonder Years – ‘The Greatest Generation’
09.) Into It. Over It. – ‘Intersections’
10.) Mixtapes – ‘Ordinary Silence’

Wraiths:
01.) DevilDriver – ‘Winter Kills’
02.) Brutality Will Prevail – ‘Scatter The Ashes’
03.) Malevolence – ‘Reign Of Suffering’
04.) Darkthrone – ‘The Underground Resistance’
05.) Rob Zombie – ‘Venomous Rat Regeneration Vendor’
06.) Black Sabbath – ‘13’
07.) Carcass – ‘Surgical Steel’
08.) Skeleton Witch – ‘Serpents Unleashed’
09.) Desolated – ‘Disorder Of Mind’
10.) Oceano – ‘Incisions’

Youth Man:
01.) Queens Of The Stone Age – ‘…Like Clockwork’
02.) MIA – ‘Matangi’
03.) The Flaming Lips – ‘The Terror’
04.) The Dillinger Escape Plan – ‘One Of Us Is The Killer’
05.) Terminator 2 – ‘Part 1’
06.) Foals – ‘Holy Fire’
07.) Vampire Weekend – ‘Modern Vampires Of The City’
08.) MGMT – ‘MGMT’
09.) Savages – ‘Silence Yourself’
10.) Iceage – ‘You’re Nothing’