How my list will go is Album Title - Artist
1. The Mantle - Agalloch, The Mantle was the first album from Agalloch I listened to and fell in love with its atmosphere John Haughm is a hell of a song writer
2. At the Edge of Time - Blind Guardian, this is a capsule of everything Blind Guardian's best, their latest and maybe their greatest.
3. The Hall of The Olden Dreams - Dark Moor, Heard them on Pandora radio and was hooked, Elisa C. Martin is a great singer.
4. Morrow of the Spirit - Agalloch, Melancholic and beautiful listen to it now.
5. Heroes - David Bowie, while Bowie's Berlin trilogy are very minimalist I have to say Heroes is his best album outside of Ziggy Stardust.
6. Carolus Rex - Sabaton, Sabaton have been one of those metal bands that have stayed consistent with their style and never changed it but Carolus Rex is the band at their peak of ability and songwriting…