Metal as Fuck's Top 100 Metal Releases of 2014; Numbers 100-76

Commencing our countdown of the 100 Best Releases of the year...

100. Agalloch - The Serpent & the Sphere (Profound Lore)

99. Coffinworm - IV.IV.III (Profound Lore)

98. Misery Index - The Killing Gods (Season of Mist)

97. Necrodeath - The Seven Deadly Sins (Scarlet Records)

96. Nashville Pussy - Up the Dosage (SPV/Steamhammer)

95. Vinterbris - Solace (Nordavind Records)

94. Crowbar - Symmetry in Black (E1 Entertainment)

93. Of Spire & Throne - Toll of the Wound (Broken Limbs Recordings)

92. Hitten - First Strike With the Devil (No Remorse Records)

91. Indian - From All Purity (Relapse Records)

90. Mantar - Death by Burning (Svart Records)

89. Ikillya - Vae Victis (Own Label)

88. Hirax - Immortal Legacy (SPV/Steamhammer)

87. Vallenfyre - Splinters (Century Media)

86. Nitrogods - Rats and Rumours (SPV/Steamhammer)

85. Sabaton - Heroes (Nuclear Blast)

84. Rotting Sky - Sedation (Grimoire)

83. Starkill - Virus of the Mind (Century Media)

82. The Order of the Solar Temple - The Order of the Solar Temple (I, Voidhanger Records)

81. Witch Mountain - Mobile of Angels (Profound Lore)

80. Aborted - The Necrotic Manifesto (Century Media)

79. Heaven's Basement - Filthy Empire (Red Bull Records)

78. Orange Goblin - Back From the Abyss (Candlelight Records)

77. Opeth - Pale Communion (Roadrunner)

76. Big Elf - Into the Maelstrom (InsideOut Music