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    What was the best 2018 CD in the list below!

    A Forest Full Of Stars : Grave Mounds and Grave Mi
    Alice In Chains : Rainier Fog
    Amorphis : Queen of Time
    Conan : Existential Void Guardian
    FM : Atomic Generation
    Greta Van Fleet : Anthem Of A Peaceful Army
    Haken : L+1VE
    Haken : Vector
    Hamferd : Tamsins Likam
    Ian McNabb : Our Future in Space
    Immortal : Northern Chaos Gods
    Insect Ark : Marrow Hymns
    Jason Becker : Triumphant Hearts
    Judas Priest : Firepower
    Kino : Radio Voltaire
    Lucifer : Lucifer II
    Magnum : Lost on the Road to Eternity
    Metal Church : Damned If You Do
    Michael Romeo : War of the Worlds, Part 1
    Michael Schenker Fest : Resurrection
    Neal Morse : Life & Times
    Night Flight Orchestra : Sometimes the World Ainâ€
    Northward : Northward
    Powerwolf : The Sacrament of Sin
    Redemption : Long Night’s Journey Into Day
    Rexoria : Queen of Light
    Rick Parfitt : Over and Out
    Riverside : Wasteland
    Saxon : Thunderbolt
    Seventh Wonder : Tiara
    Spectral Wound : Infernal
    Spock’s Beard : Noise Floor
    The Pineapple Thief : Dissolution
    The Sea Within : The Sea Within
    U.D.O. : Steelfactory
    Uriah Heep : Living the Dream
    Voivod : The Wake
    W.E.T. : Earthrage
    Yuka & Chronoship : Ship


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