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And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead

Bench Warmers: 10 Under the Radar Albums of 2012

10 honorable mentions that evaded consensus.

Kendrick Lamar

Top 10 Hip-Hop Albums of 2012

Lifers, youngsters and noise makers.

UK punk heroes The Damned

10 Essential UK Punk Albums

Everybody’s happy nowadays.

10 Essential Black Metal Albums

Time to break out the spikes and corpse paint.

Industrial pioneers Ministry

10 Essential Industrial Albums

The noisiest top 10 we’ve run all year.