Top 10 Rock and Metal Albums of 2004

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The Top Ten

1 Ashes of the Wake - Lamb of God
2 Once - Nightwish
3 Master of the Moon - Dio

One of my favourite albums since Sacred Heart to be honest deserves top 3! - metalwillneverdie

Proper heavy! Deserves top 3 - metalwillneverdie

4 Leviathan - Mastodon

Not only best metal album of 2004, top 5 best album from 2004

5 Tempo of the Damned - Exodus
6 New Found Power - Damageplan
7 Fate of Norns - Amon Amarth

With the song The Pursuit of Vikings on it (and other great songs, too). - Metal_Treasure

8 Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses - Slipknot
9 The Glorious Burden - Iced Earth
10 Demigod - Behemoth

The Contenders

11 American Idiot - Green Day
12 Sonic Firestorm - Dragonforce
13 Wintersun - Wintersun

Songs - Winter Madness, Starchild, Death and the Healing - Metal_Treasure

14 Epitaph - Necrophagist

With classic technical death metal songs - Stabwound, Only Ash Remains, Diminished to B - Metal_Treasure

15 Defiant Imagination - Quo Vadis

Death metal album with melodeath, prog death, and technical death metal songs on it - Silence Calls the Storm, Break the Cycle - Metal_Treasure

16 Good News for People Who Love Bad News - Modest Mouse
17 This Type of Thinking (Could Do Us In) - Chevelle
18 Silence - Blindside
19 The System Has Failed - Megadeth
20 The Greater of Two Evils - Anthrax
21 One Day Remains - Alter Bridge
22 Three Cheers for Sweet Revenge - My Chemical Romance
23 Hot Fuss - The Killers
24 Reise Reise - Rammstein
25 Absolution - Muse
26 Funeral - Arcade Fire
27 Lovelorn - Leaves' Eyes

Leaves' Eyes are my favourite female fronted band of all time. This is a unique blend of symphonic metal and folk metal, and the vocals aren't over the top operatic either.
Norwegian Lovesong, Tale of the Sea Maid, Ocean's Way, Lovelorn, The Dream, Into Your Light - IronSabbathPriest

28 Hellfire Club - Edguy

Mysteria, The Piper Never Dies - Metal_Treasure

29 How to Dismantle an Atomic Bomb - U2
30 Kasabian - Kasabian
31 Still Not Gettin' Any - Simple Plan
32 Aha Shake Heartbreak - Kings of Leon
33 Velvet Revolver - Contraband
34 Temple of Shadows - Angra
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Top Remixes (5)

1. Leviathan - Mastodon
2. Ashes of the Wake - Lamb of God
3. Once - Nightwish
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1. Absolution - Muse
2. Hot Fuss - The Killers
3. American Idiot - Green Day
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1. Vol. 3: The Subliminal Verses - Slipknot
2. Sonic Firestorm - Dragonforce
3. Good News for People Who Love Bad News - Modest Mouse
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