How many of you Metal Rioters out there have gone to your local record store of choice and picked up a new metal album solely based on the art that graces its cover? Unfortunately, with the growth of iTunes and Pandora it seems easier and easier to overlook album cover art in general, but in the world of Heavy Metal we’re here to remind you that the art form is still alive and well!
Each Tuesday we will present to you the best album covers of the week and draw focus into what makes each cover so damn badass. Readers have been heard loud and clear and welcome to the first month where all the nominees were voted by all of you out there in Heavy Metal Land. Now it’s up to you to determine the winner of “May’s Album Cover of the Month”! So go and VOTE!!
Which May album cover is the most epically badass?
- SuidAkrA – “Book Of Dowth” (AFM Records) (76%)
- U.D.O. - "Rev-Raptor" (AFM Records) (19%)
- Arsonists Get All The Girls – “Motherland” (Century Media) (2%)
- Novembers Doom – “Aphotic” (The End Records) (2%)
- Haemorrhage - "Hospital Carnage" (Relapse) (1%)