But enough of the past, let's talk about 2011!
10th Place: Autumn - Cold Comfort
progressive rock, atmospheric rock
Autumn's last album, Altitude, featured a new vocalist and a more melodic approach. It was incredibly catchy. This album is not. This album takes a lot of listens to get into, and it is yet another showcase for Marjan's vocal talents. Which isn't at all a complaint considering she has a really lovely voice.
Best Track: Cold Comfort
9th Place: Illuminatus - Glasnost
post metal, progressive metal
I saw this band at Bloodstock festival in the UK in about 2005, and I remember really enjoying their music but also totally forgetting to look them up. So imagine my surprise when, just a few short years later, their album appears in my recommendations list, and turns out to be great, too. …