My taste varies dramatically through the times. I've moved away from melodic death metal towards more old-school death metal and blackened death metal (along with early, scene-originating melodic death) since the last album list I made. Of course, I still love the albums I wrote about last time - I've just found so many amazing artists and albums since then that i figured the list deserves an update. Therefore, I bring you, the list as of today. All albums listed in the first section of the list are metal albums; non-metal favourites are listed separately below.
- God Dethroned
Blackened death metal
Sadly defunct Dutch band God Dethroned began as a blackened death metal act, producing such wonderfully grim albums as Bloody Blasphemy before moving in a slightly more melodic direction. Played largely at high speed with occasional breathers, hurricane-force tracks such as Nocturnal and Boiling Blood are sure to delight fans of the genre. …