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Metal for Hipsters: A Guide

By Olli-Pekka Lehtinen

Metal is the new black. Rap artists sport Slayer swag and your favorite magazine just did a feature on black metal fans. This playlist doesn't give you The Biggest Names, but some IMPORTANT songs and artists to name drop. NWOBHM, metalcore and some other shit is excluded for true hipster status.

92 songs

  1. 1.
    Countryside BohemiansSolefaldThe Linear Scaffold
    5:350:30
  2. 2.
    Of Mercury And MercuryMelecheshSphynx
    6:340:30
  3. 3.
    9:380:30
  4. 4.
    5:550:30
  5. 5.
    Mass DarknessIhsahnArktis.
    3:520:30
  6. 6.
    Tablets Of FateMelecheshSphynx
    5:300:30
  7. 7.
    Hibernation Sickness CompleteArcturusSideshow Symphonies
    5:020:30
  8. 8.
    Rider On The BonezDiabolical MasqueradeNightwork
    5:570:30
  9. 9.
    5:250:30
  10. 10.
    Evacuation Code DecipheredArcturusSideshow Symphonies
    6:160:30
  11. 11.
    Ecailles de lune, Pt. 2AlcestÉcailles de lune
    9:480:30
  12. 12.
    The Heaviest Matter Of The UniverseGojiraFrom Mars to Sirius
    3:570:30
  13. 13.
    THE ART OF DYINGGojiraThe Way of all Flesh
    9:540:30
  14. 14.
    5:380:30
  15. 15.
    5:550:30
  16. 16.
    ESOTERIC SURGERYGojiraThe Way of all Flesh
    5:440:30
  17. 17.
    4:560:30
  18. 18.
    Embrace The WorldGojiraThe Link
    4:390:30
  19. 19.
    Blackwater ParkOpethBlackwater Park
    12:080:30
  20. 20.
    We Who Are Not as OthersSepulturaChaos A.D. (Reissue)
    3:420:30
  21. 21.
    4:050:30
  22. 22.
    AttitudeSepulturaRoots
    4:150:30
  23. 23.
    SolsaganFinntrollNifelvind
    4:310:30
  24. 24.
    4:450:30
  25. 25.
    Blacken the Cursed SunLamb of GodSacrament
    5:280:30
  26. 26.
    DystopiaKreatorEnemy Of God
    3:410:30
  27. 27.
    Clenching the Fists of DissentMachine HeadThe Blackening
    10:360:30
  28. 28.
    Not All Who Wander Are LostDevilDriverThe Last Kind Words
    3:310:30
  29. 29.
    7:160:30
  30. 30.
    6:080:30

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