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TODD'S TOP 50 ALBUMS OF 2011

 

 

1 Black Veil Brides - Set The World On Fire
2 Hollywood Undead -American Tragedy
3 Warrant - Rockaholic
4 Theory Of A Deadman -The Truth Is…
5 Alice Cooper - Welcome 2 My Nightmare
6 Barry Manilow -15 Minutes
7 Rev Theory - Justice
8 Eye Empire - Moment Of Impact
9 Steel Panther - Balls Out
10 Amaranthe - Amaranthe

 


11 Blue October -Any Man In America
12 Kittie - I've Failed You
13 Within Temptation - The Unforgiving
14 Bang Tango - Pistol Whipped In The Bible Belt
15 The Fairchilds -Our Revolution
16 House Of Lords -Big Money
17 Night Ranger -Somewhere In America
18 Seether - Holding Onto Strings Better Left To Fray
19 Rammstein -Made In Germany 1995-2011
20 D.R.U.G.S. -Destroy Rebuild Until God Shows

 


21 Sick Puppies - Polar Opposite
22 Nickelback - Here And Now
23 Styx - Regeneration
24 Pop Evil - War Of Angels
25 Emphatic - Emphatic
26 Paul D'Amour - Feersum Ennjin
27 Staind - Staind
28 Black Stone Cherry -Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
29 Scott Holt - Kudzu
30 The Hangers On - II

 


31 Seven Circle Sunrise - Beauty In Being Alone
32 Against All Will - A Rhyme & Reason
33 Dead Sara - Dead Sara
34 Sixx A.M. - This Is Gonna Hurt
35 B'z - C'mon
36 Chickenfoot - III
37 Manraze - Punk Funk Roots Rock
38 One Less Reason - Faces & Four Letter Words
39 Bush - Sea Of Memories
40 Beverly McClellan - Fear Nothing

 


41 Derek Sherinian - Oceana
42 Black & Blue - Hell Yeah!
43 Queensryche - Dedicated To Chaos
44 Brent James - Moment Of Silence
45 Rachael Yamagata - Chesapeake
46 Breathe Carolina - Hell Is What You Make It
47 Adelita's Way - Home School Valedictorian

And EPs...

 

 

Halestorm - ReAnimMate
Diamond Eye - Sound Of The Guns

 

TODD'S TOP 15 TOURS/GIGS OF 2011

 

1 Rockstar Uproar (Avenged Sevenfold - 3DG - Seether - Bullet For My Valentine - ETF)
2 Rockstar Mayhem (Disturbed - Godsmack - Megadeth)
3 Steel Panther
4 Carnival Of Madness (Theory Of A Deadman - Alter Bridge)
5 AP Tour (Black Veil Brides - D.R.U.G.S.)
6 Alice Cooper
7 World War III (Hollywood Undead - Asking Alexandria)
8 Avenged Sevenfold - Stone Sour - Hollywood Undead
9 Bret Michaels
10 Lords of Acid - Angelspit
11 Apocalyptica
12 Barry Manilow
13 Emilie Autumn
14 Accept - Sabaton
15 Warrant


TODD'S TOP 5 DISAPPOINTMENTS OF 2011



1 Van Halen - Album & Tour? Don't care anymore!!!
2 Metalicca/Lou Reed Collaboration - New Title = PooPoo
3 Mike Portnoy - quit running your mouth and play
4 RIP - Jani Lane and Clarence Clemons
5 Further decline of CD sales


TODD'S TOP 5 THINGS TO LOOK FORWARD TO IN 2012

1 New Kiss - Monster
2 New Slash
3 New Shinedown
4 New Jeff Scott Soto (anything with anyone)
5 More great Symphonic Metal from Europe

AARON'S TOP 11 ALBUMS OF 2011

 

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1.) Michael Monroe - Sensory Overdrive
2.) Diamond Lane - World Without Heroes
3.) Whitesnake - Forevermore
4.) Down & Dirty - Taste of Rock & Roll
5.) Steel Panther - Balls Out
6.) Work of Art - In Progress
7.) Reckless Love - Animal Attraction
8.) Warrant - Rockaholic
9.) Night Ranger - Somewhere in California
10.) Dynazty - Knock You Down
‎11.) Chris Ousey - Rhyme & Reason

 

AARON'S TOP 10 GIGS OF 2011

 

1.) Hardcore Superstar/Crashdiet - Trix, Antwerpen BE
2.) Michael Monroe/Jetboy - Avalon, Santa Clara CA USA
3.) Crashdiet - Key Club, Hollywood CA USA
4.) Prince - HP Pavilion, San Jose CA USA
5.) Y&T/Phil Kennemore Benefit - Avalon, Santa Clara CA USA (technically it STARTED in 2010, but a portion of it was in 2011 ;-) )
6.) U2 - Oakland Coliseum, Oakland CA USA
7.) Michael Monroe/Voodoo Six - Concorde2, Brighton UK
8.) Diamond Lane - Avalon, Santa Clara, CA USA
9.) Jani Lane Memorial - Key Club, Hollywood CA USA
10.) Judas Priest/BLS/Thin Lizzy - Sleep Train Pavilion, Concord CA USA

 

EVIL'S TOP ALBUMS OF 2011

 

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1.) Reckless Love - Animal Attraction
2.) Down & Dirty - A Taste of Rock & Roll
3.) Michael Monroe - Sensory Overdrive
4.) Steel Panther - Balls Out
5.) Warrant – Rockaholic
6.) Diamond Lane - World Without Heroes

and one EP...

 

Midnight Eve - Bad Brand EP

 

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