Top Progressive Metal/Rock releases of 2016

Here we present what we at Infernal Masquerade think have been the most interesting Progressive Metal/Rock releases of 2016.

Honorable Mention: Opeth – Sorceress (2016)

Moving a bit into Pscychedelic Rock territories, Opeth continues to captivate listener with their musical uniqueness and expertly crafted songs.

5. In The Woods… - Pure (2016)

As one of the most expected returns of the year, In the Woods... delivered a great album from fans of their original sound and pushed the boundaries of it into Progressive territories.

4. Ihsahn – Arktis. (2016)

Returning into more 'traditional' and Proggy territories, Ihsahn delivers a brilliant album full of his signature style music.

3. Sonata Arctica – The Ninth Hour (2016)

Consistency is the perfect synonym for the band as they deliver yet another superbly catchy and engaging Power/Progressive Metal release.

2. Throes of Dawn – Our Voices Shall Remain (2016)

Another highly awaited return has produced one of the greatest mixtures of Dark Metal and Progressive Metal/Rock that we have heard in the last few years.

1. Sabaton – The Last Stand (2016)

The most epic band in the world returns with another brilliant Power/Progressive Metal album that will make you get out of your seat and march into battle.

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