The Year That Was: Progressive/Power Metal 2011

Without fail, every year produces some stand out metal albums for all to enjoy. Before we unveil our top albums for 2011, we have decided to recap some of the best that each subgenre has to offer. On night number two, we delve into the operatic world of power metal. The titans of the genre came out strong, as always. But some new faces made a big splash this year. From traditional to progressive, this batch of artists gave us all something to pump our fists to.

Eumeria
Rebel Mind
From The Depth
Back To Life
Infinita Symphonia
A Mind's Chronicle
Myrath
Tales Of The Sands
Project Masquerade
Nothing But...
Stratovarius
Elysium
Symfonia
In Paradisum
Symphony X
Iconoclast