2021 was rough, but music got us through.
The AN team reveals their favourite albums of 2021.
Find out who takes the top spot this year.
Rescuing the band from a creative slump and some career-threatening personal squabbles, Diamond Eyes represented less a return to form and more a haughty show of strength.
A cataclysmic slab of stomach-churning prowess which never shies away from spreading its noxious wings.
A gateway album we needed in a decade sorely lacking in them.
An album that sounds unlike any other.
The final part of our end-of-year countdown reveals the Astral Noize album of the year 2018.
Our four-part Album of The Year piece hots up as we near the final 25.
The second part in our gargantuan AOTY piece spans a wide range of progressive takes on heavy music.