Top 10 Albums by Bay Area Thrash Metal Bands

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These are the best albums from Bay Area Thrash Metal Bands, Meaning they are from California, these bands show more of a NWOBHM influence while the East Coast bands had more of a Hardcore Punk influence.

The Top Ten

1 Ride the Lightning - Metallica
2 Seasons in the Abyss - Slayer
3 Reign In Blood - Slayer
4 ...And Justice for All - Metallica
5 Master of Puppets - Metallica
6 Kill 'Em All - Metallica
7 Bonded by Blood - Exodus
8 The New Order - Testament
9 The Legacy - Testament
10 Rust In Peace - Megadeth

The Contenders

11 The Sane Asylum - Blind Illusion
12 Peace Sells... but Who's Buying? - Megadeth
13 Dark Roots of Earth - Testament
14 South of Heaven - Slayer
15 Metallica - Metallica
16 The Ultra-Violence - Death Angel
17 Fabulous Disaster - Exodus
18 Tempo of the Damned - Exodus
19 Eternal Nightmare - Vio-Lence
20 Seven Churches - Possessed

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21 Beyond the Gates - Possessed
22 Forbidden Evil - Forbidden
23 Lights... Camera... Revolution! - Suicidal Tendencies
24 Darkness Descends - Dark Angel
25 Countdown to Extinction - Megadeth
26 Hell Awaits - Slayer
27 Show No Mercy - Slayer
28 Practice What You Preach - Testament
29 Brotherhood of the Snake - Testament
30 The Formation of Damnation - Testament
31 Souls of Black - Testament
32 Dystopia - Megadeth
33 Killing is My Business … and Business is Good - Megadeth
34 Breaking the Silence - Heathen
35 God Hates Us All - Slayer
36 Christ Illusion - Slayer
37 World Painted Blood - Slayer
38 Repentless - Slayer
39 Blood In, Blood Out - Exodus
40 Hardwired... To Self-Destruct - Metallica
41 Death Magentic - Metallica
42 Exhibit B: The Human Condition - Exodus
43 The Atrocity Exhibition: Exhibit A - Exodus
44 Pleasures of the Flesh - Exodus
45 So Far, So Good... So What! - Megadeth
46 Endgame - Megadeth
47 The Gathering - Testament
48 Shovel Headed Kill Machine - Exodus
49 Youthanasia - Megadeth
50 United Abominations - Megadeth
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