Best Progressive Metal Albums of 2005

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2005 was perhaps one of the best years of this century (so far) for progressive metal. There are so many other picks that didn't make it in the top ten. Feel free to add more honorable mentions.

The Top Ten

1 From Mars to Sirius - Gojira
2 Ghost Reveries - Opeth
3 Octavarium - Dream Theater
4 Second Life Syndrome - Riverside
5 Enigmatic: Calling - Pagan's Mind
6 Deadwing - Porcupine Tree
7 This Godless Endeavor - Nevermore
8 Catch Thirtythree - Meshuggah
9 Good Apollo, I'm Burning Star IV, Volume One: From Fear Through the Eyes of Madness - Coheed and Cambria
10 The 1st Chapter - Circus Maximus

The Contenders

11 Become - Seventh Wonder
12 Alaska - Between the Buried and Me
13 Kezia - Protest the Hero
14 Panopticon - Isis
15 The Fullness of Time - Redemption
16 The Black Halo - Kamelot
17 Room V - Shadow Gallery
18 Second - Baroness
19 The Scream that Tore the Sky - Stargazer
20 Suspended Animation - John Petrucci
21 Conspiracy in Mind - Communic
22 Existence - Dark Suns
23 Elements of Persuasion - James Labrie
24 The Art of Navigating by the Stars - Sieges Even
25 Verisäkeet - Moonsorrow
26 The Galilean Satellites - Rosetta
27 O3 a Trilogy - Dominici
28 Section X - Beyond Twilight
29 Voices in My Head - Riverside
30 Character - Dark Tranquillity
31 Consign to Oblivion - Epica
32 Themata - Karnivool
33 Alien - Strapping Young Lad
34 IV: The Eerie Cold - Shining
35 Magic Never Dies - Power Quest
36 The New Normal - Cog
37 Aeolian - The Ocean
38 Beyond the Sea - Dark Moor
39 A Perfect Forever - Anubis Gate
40 Sideshow Symphonies - Arcturus
41 Words that Go Unspoken... - Akercocke
42 Buried in Oblivion - Into Eternity
43 Doom - Job for a Cowboy
44 Kenose - Deathspell Omega
45 Annihilation of the Wicked - Nile
46 Ogre Tones - King's X
47 Dominate - Adagio
48 The Blueprint Dives - Extol
49 Acidity - Kekal
50 Terminate Damnation - Becoming the Archetype
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