top10-2015

Top 10 Releases of 2015 10


This year we decided to give you an insight into our team and list their Top 10 releases of 2015 rather than an all encompassing TINAS Top 10. See how the varied tastes of our team differs, with many unique and surprising entries as well as some of the more expected ones.

Ross Allen

  1. Faith No More – Sol Invictus
  2. Lamb of God – VII: Sturm und Drang
  3. Ghost – Meliora
  4. Marduk – Frontschwien
  5. Deafheaven – Bermuda
  6. Elder – Lore
  7. The Sword – High Country
  8. Sleaford Mods – Key Markets
  9. Vision of Disorder – Razed to the Ground
  10. Grave – Out of Respect for the Dead
Chris Ward

  1. Iron Maiden – The Book of Souls
  2. Mammoth Mammoth – Volume IV – Hammered Again
  3. Paradise Lost – The Plague Within
  4. Clutch – Psychic Warfare
  5. Satan’s Satyrs – Don’t Deliver Us
  6. Coal Chamber – Rivals
  7. Europe – War of Kings
  8. Soulfly – Archangel
  9. My Dying Bride – Feel the Misery
  10. Churchhouse Creepers – From Party To Apocalypse
Mark Wrigley

  1. Marilyn Manson – The Pale Emperor
  2. Iron Maiden – The Book Of Souls
  3. Lamb Of God – VII: Sturm und Drang
  4. Wearing Scars – A Thousand Words
  5. Clutch – Psychic Warfare
  6. Ghost – Meliora
  7. While She Sleeps – Brainwashed
  8. Hotei – Strangers
  9. Halestorm – Into The Wild Life
  10. 36 CrazyFists – Time & Trauma
Steve Fallows

  1. Iron Maiden – The Book Of Souls
  2. Cattle Decapitation – The Anthropocene Extinction
  3. Napalm Death – Apex Predator / Easy Meat
  4. Therapy? – Disquiet
  5. Faith No More – Sol Invictus
  6. Vision Of Disorder – Razed To The Ground
  7. Clutch – Psychic Warfare
  8. Prodigy – The Day Is My Enemy
  9. Undersmile – Anhedonia
  10. The Black Dahlia Murder – Abysmal
Wade Reitz

  1. TesseracT – Polaris
  2. My Sleeping Karma – Moksha
  3. Periphery – Juggernaut: Alpha & Juggernaut: Omega
  4. Rivers of Nihil – Monarchy
  5. Stryper – Fallen
  6. Lamb of God – VII: Sturm und Drang
  7. Royal Thunder – Crooked Doors
  8. Ahab – The Boats of the Glen Carrig
  9. Clutch – Psychic Warfare
  10. Sevendust – Kill the Flaw
Dewie

  1. Iron Maiden – Book Of Souls
  2. Steven Wilson – Hand.Cannot.Erase
  3. Agent Fresco – Destrier
  4. Between The Buried and Me – Coma Ecliptic
  5. Anekdoten – Until All The Ghosts Are Gone
  6. Vhöl – Deeper Than Sky
  7. Faith No More – Sol Invictus
  8. Clutch – Psychic Warfare
  9. Leprous – The Congregation
  10. Byzantine – To Release Is To Resolve
Christine Hager

  1. Dragged into the Sunlight/ Gnaw Their Tongues – N.V.
  2. King Woman – Doubt
  3. Dopethrone – Hochelaga
  4. Rorqual – La Femme sans Tête
  5. False – Untitled (2015)
  6. Chelsea Wolfe – Abyss
  7. Cloud Rat – Qliphoth
  8. Elder – Lore
  9. Rwake – Xenoglossalgia: The Last Stage of Awareness
  10. Bell Witch – Four Phantoms
Andy Little

  1. Faith No More – Sol Invictus
  2. Evil Blizzard – Everybody Come to Church
  3. Jason Isbel – Something More Than Free
  4. Clutch – Psychic Wars
  5. Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I sit and think and sometimes I just sit
  6. Blackberry Smoke – Holding all the Roses
  7. The Sword – High Country
  8. Le Butcherettes – Raw Youth
  9. Avatarium – The Girl With the Raven Mask
  10. Ruby the Hatchet – Valley of the Snake
Aidan Clucas

  1. Steven Wilson – Hand. Cannot. Erase
  2. Leprous – The Congregation
  3. Ghost – Meliora
  4. Baroness – Purple
  5. Periphery – Juggernaut: Alpha & Juggernaut: Omega
  6. Lucifer – Lucifer I
  7. Clutch – Psychic Warfare
  8. Lamb of God – VII: Sturm und Drang
  9. Sylosis – Dormant Heart
  10. Coheed and Cambria – The Color Before the Sun
Steve Dinsmore

  1. Lana Del Rey – Honeymoon
  2. Paradise Lost – The Plague Within
  3. Ghost – Meliora
  4. Hate Eternal – Infernus
  5. Napalm Death – Apex Predator…Easy Meat
  6. Mastery – Valis
  7. Waka Flocka Flame – Flockaveli 1.5
  8. Tribulation – The Children of the Night
  9. Horrendous – Anareta
  10. Nile – What Should Not Be Unearthed
Perran Helyes

  1. Cattle Decapitation – The Anthropocene Extinction
  2. Leviathan – Scar Sighted
  3. Melechesh – Enki
  4. Napalm Death – Apex Predator – Easy Meat
  5. Chelsea Wolfe – Abyss
  6. Cradle of Filth – Hammer of the Witches
  7. Baroness – Purple
  8. My Dying Bride – Feel the Misery
  9. Kontinuum – Kyrr
  10. Ghost – Meliora
Thomas Thrower

  1. Ghost – Meliora
  2. Turbowolf – Two Hands
  3. Faith No More – Sol Invictus
  4. The Darkness – Last of Our Kind
  5. Blackberry Smoke – Holding all the Roses
  6. Toto – XIV
  7. Iron Maiden – Book of Souls
  8. Europe – War of Kings
  9. The Answer – Raise a Little Hell
  10. Thunder – Wonder Days
Chris Ball

  1. Faith No More – Sol Invictus
  2. Clutch – Psychic Warfare
  3. Jason Isbel – Something More Than Free
  4. Ghost – Meliora
  5. Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit and Think and Sometimes I Just Sit
  6. Ryley Walker – Primrose Green
  7. King Giant – Black Ocean Waves
  8. A Forest of Stars – Beware The Sword You Cannot See
  9. Desert Storm – Omniscient
  10. Turbowolf – Two Hands