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.This week, the metal giants Mastodon have their newest offering The Hunter and tons of other fantastic new albums are out by bands like Landmine Marathon, Machine Head, and Saxon.
Who can take down the metal giant?
- Iron Lamb - The Original Sin (47%)
- Nightrage - Insidious (18%)
- Warbringer - Worlds Torn Asunder (11%)
- Mastodon - The Hunter (11%)
- Suffokate - Return to Despair (5%)
- Machine Head - Unto The Locust (4%)
- Generation Kill - Red White and Blood (2%)
- Saxon - Call to Arms (2%)
- Brutal Truth - End Time (2%)
- Landmind Marathon - Gallows (0%)
- Oh Sleeper - Children of Fire (0%)
- Rose Funeral - Gates of Punishment (0%)