Best new Metal albums, songs & artists in 2016



What are the best metal bands and tracks of the last year every metalhead should listen to? Scroll down and find out!
The Vore selects the top best Metal albums of 2016. Who are the new Metallica, Judas Priest & Slayer in the Metal genre?
Metal2016
Popular artistsGhost, Baroness & High On Fire
Most listened to songs:Ghost - Cirice, Baroness - Chlorine and Wine & Rumors of War

Top 10 new Metal albums out now in 2016

Recent Metal albums with reviews, ratings, similar artists, best songs & soundcloud streams.

  1. Gojira - Magma (17-06-2016)
  2. Metal artist Gojira
    Magma - a 17-06-2016 album by Gojira who also made From Mars to Sirius . Music fans who enjoyed Mastodon should check out Magma . It is Metal with Death Metal, Progressive Metal, and more influences. The best track on Magma is Magma (soundcloud below).

    Allmusic Review80%
    Keywordsgroovy • catchy •
    CountryFrance •
    Length43:51
    Coolest VideoclipSilvera
    LabelRoadrunner
    Official websiteGojira
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  3. The Dillinger Escape Plan - Dissociation (14-10-2016)
  4. Metal artist The Dillinger Escape Plan
    Dissociation - a 14-10-2016 album by The Dillinger Escape Plan who also made Miss Machine . Music fans who enjoyed Sikth should check out Dissociation. It is Metal with Mathcore, Metalcore, and more influences. The best track on Dissociation is (soundcloud below).
    Pitchfork Review6.9%
    Keywordsweird • technical •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length50:06
    Coolest VideoclipSymptom Of Terminal Illness
    LabelCooking Vinyl
    Official websiteThe Dillinger Escape Plan
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  5. Deftones - Gore (08-04-2016)
  6. Metal artist Deftones
    Gore - a 08-04-2016 album by Deftones who also made White Pony. Music fans who enjoyed Poison the Well should check out Gore. It is Metal with Alternative Rock, Nu Metal, and more influences. The best track on Gore is (soundcloud below).
    Allmusic Review80%
    Keywordsheartfelt • atmospheric •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length48:08
    Coolest VideoclipPrayers/Triangles
    LabelWarner Bros.
    Official websiteDeftones
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  7. Ghost - Meliora (21-08-2015)
  8. Metal artist Ghost
    Meliora - a 21-08-2015 album by Ghost who also made Infestissumam. Music fans who enjoyed Camel & Opeth should check out Meliora. It is Metal with Progressive Rock, Rock, and more influences. The best track on Meliora is Year Zero (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review62%
    Keywordspoppy • psychedelic • theatrical •
    CountrySweden •
    Length41:32
    Coolest VideoclipCirice
    LabelLoma Vista
    Official websiteGhost
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  9. High on Fire - Luminiferous (16-06-2015)
  10. Metal artist High on Fire
    Luminiferous - a 16-06-2015 album by High on Fire who also made Snakes for the Divine. Music fans who enjoyed Lord Dying should check out Luminiferous. It is Metal with Doom Metal, Sludge Metal, and more influences. The best track on Luminiferous is The Black Plot (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review80%
    Keywordsagressive • dynamic • heavy •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length54:02
    Coolest VideoclipRumors of War
    LabeleOne Music
    Official websiteHigh on Fire
    Listen onAmazon



  11. Baroness - Purple (10-12-2015)
  12. Metal artist Baroness
    Purple - a 10-12-2015 album by Baroness who also made Blue Record. Music fans who enjoyed Torche should check out Purple. It is Metal with Alternative Rock, Heavy Metal, and more influences. The best track on Purple is Chlorine & Wine (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review85%
    Keywordspsychedelic • eclectic • atmospheric •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length42:33
    Coolest VideoclipShock Me
    LabelAbraxan Hymns
    Official websiteBaroness
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  13. Tribulation - The Children of the Night (21-04-2015)
  14. Metal artist Tribulation
    The Children of the Night - a 21-04-2015 album by Tribulation who also made The Formulas of Death. Music fans who enjoyed At the Gates should check out The Children of the Night. It is Metal with Death Metal, Progressive Metal, and more influences. The best track on The Children of the Night is In The Dreams of the Dead (soundcloud below).

    Pitchfork Review84%
    Keywordsethereal •
    CountrySweden •
    Length1:08:54
    Coolest VideoclipStrange Gateways Beckon
    LabelCentury Media
    Official websiteTribulation
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



  15. Paradise Lost - The Plague Within (02-06-2015)
  16. Metal artist Paradise Lost
    The Plague Within - a 02-06-2015 album by Paradise Lost who also made Icon. Music fans who enjoyed My Dying Bride & Anathema should check out The Plague Within. It is Metal with Doom Metal, Gothic Metal, and more influences. The best track on The Plague Within is No Hope In Sight (soundcloud below).

    Allmusic Review90%
    Keywordsheavy • melodic •
    CountryUnited States •
    Length50:20
    Coolest VideoclipBeneath Broken Earth
    LabelCentury Media
    Official websiteParadise Lost
    Listen onAmazon or iTunes



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