Whether you know it or not, the only list you should care about every year is Iron Tom Sharpe‘s. If you only listen to 20 albums this year…make them these 20.
- Brant Bjork – Jacoozzi
- Steve Earle – Guy
- Opeth- In Cauda Venenum
- Death Angel – Humanicide
- John Garcia – John Garcia & The Band Of Gold
- Elder – Gold and Silver Sessions
- Queensryche – The Verdict
- Black Mountain – Destroyer
- Neil Young & Crazy Horse – Colorado
- Redscale – Feed Them To The Lions
- Frozen Planet….1969 – Meltdown On The Horizon
- Green Lung – Woodland Rites
- Tool – Fear Inoculum
- King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard – Infest the Rats’ Nest
- Ian Blurton – Signals Through the Flame
- Valley Of The Sun – Old Gods
- Jimi Hendrix – Songs For Groovy Children
- Villagers of Ioannina City – Age of Aquarius (Thanks Johnny Cheddar)
- Church Of The Cosmic Skull – Everybody’s Going To Die
- I concur with Meat…The Talking Heads are still the shit!
- Add Dream Theater (Distance Over Time)…just listening to it now again. It needs to be included.
Not a great year overall…nothing truly blew me away…these are merely ones that people should check out. – Iron Tom