Sheesh. When I started writing this thing, I had no idea it would take my sorry ass through the Summer of the following year to finish it! But no matter; it made no sense to come this far and not finish, so here we are at long last – the best metal, indie, hip-hop, rock, pop, and electronica albums I heard in 2011. And while I’m fully aware that anybody who read the first installment or two has long forgotten about this, I’m overcome with a ridiculous sense of satisfaction over having finally finished this damn thing. Anyway, let’s get on with it! Wooo!
25. Vektor – Outer Isolation
There were more than a few metalheads fawning over Machine Head’s Unto the Locust when it dropped, and understandably so. For my money though, when it came to metal of any variety in 2011, Vektor’s sophomore release utterly blew everything else out of the water. …