i couldn't make my mind up about positions 6 through 10, so they come in pairs, which technically makes it not top 10, but rather top 15, but oh well. anyway, let the charts roll!
* Comeback Kid - Symptoms + Cures
* Terror - Keepers of the Faith
* Sage Francis - Li(f)e
* Chunk! No, Captain Chunk! - Something For Nothing
* Nas & Damian Marley - Distant Relatives
* Yakuza - Of Seismic Consequence
* Continuance - Carry Ourselves
* Your Memorial - Atonement
* As They Sleep - Dynasty
* Demon Hunter - The World Is A Thorn
* Norma Jean - Meridional
As I Lay Dying "The Powerless Rise"
Upside Down Kingdom sums this record up philosophically. …