Best of 2009

1- Amorphis
“Skyforger”
Nuclear Blast

Amorphis - Skyforger
Official Website

3- Arch Enemy
“The Root Of All Evil”
Century Media

Arch Enemy - The Root Of All Evil
Official Website

5- Riverside
“Anno Domini High Definition”
Inside Out

Riverside - Anno Domini High Definition
Official Website

7- Disarmonia Mundi
“The Isolation Game”
Coroner

Disarmonia Mundi - The Isolation Game

9- The Bereaved
“Daylight Deception”
Megaphon

The Bereaved - Daylight Deception

11- Hatesphere
“To the Nines”
Napalm

Hatesphere - To the Nines

13- Epica
“Design Your Universe”
Nuclear Blast

Epica - Design Your Universe

15- Between the Buried and Me
“The Great Misdirect”
Victory

Between the Buried and Me - The Great Misdirect

17- Gory Blister
“Graveyard of Angels”
Mascot

Gory Blister - Graveyard of Angels

19- Augury
“Fragmentary Evidence”
Nuclear Blast

Augury - Fragmentary Evidence

2- Katatonia
“Night Is The New Day”
Peaceville

Katatonia - Night Is The New Day
Official Website

4- Scar Symmetry
“Dark Matter Dimensions”
Nuclear Blast

Scar Symmetry - Dark Matter Dimensions
Official Website

6- Hypocrisy
“A Taste Of Extreme Divinity”
Nuclear Blast

Hypocrisy - A Taste Of Extreme Divinity
Official Website

8- Kreator
“Hordes Of Chaos”
SPV

Kreator - Hordes Of Chaos
Official Website

10- Trail Of Tears
“Bloodstained Endurance”
Napalm

Trail Of Tears - Bloodstained Endurance

12- Miseration
“The Mirroring Shadow”
Lifeforce

Miseration - The Mirroring Shadow

14- Nightrage
“Wearing A Martyr’s Crown”
Lifeforce

Nightrage - Wearing A Martyr's Crown

16- Entwine
“Painstained”
Spinefarm

Entwine - Painstained

18- Susperia
“Attitude”
Candlelight

Susperia - Attitude

20- Behemoth
“Evangelion”
Nuclear Blast

Behemoth - Evangelion


New Comers of the year:
Winter Of Life
“Mother Madness”
Casket
Winter Of Life - Mother Madness

Independent Unsigned band of the year:
Hatecode
“As I See”
Independent
Hatecode - As I See