Album Anniversaries in 2018


2018 is upon us and Audioeclectica is going to be a little bit different this year. You will just have to keep reading to see what changes and what is to come.

For the first post of the year, I thought I would celebrate all the albums that are having major milestone anniversaries this year. The following albums are all hitting the 10, 15 20, 25, 30, 40 and 50 year marks. Some are absolutely legendary albums and others are just impactful albums that you and I would definitely consider to be great. While others are by bands that have had a lasting impact.

10 Year Anniversaries:

Black Mountain- In The Future
Nine Inch Nails- Ghosts I-IV
Meshuggah- Obzen
Cavalera Conspiracy- Inflikted
Sevendust- Chapter VII: Hope and Sorrow
The Sword- Gods Of The Earth
Ashes Divide- Keep Telling Myself It’s Alright
Children Of Bodom- Blooddrunk
M83- Saturdays=Youth
Thrice- The Alchemy Index I-IV
Portishead- Third
Nine Inch Nails- The Slip
Russian Circles- Station
10 Years- Division
Opeth- Watershed
Disturbed- Indestructable
Gavin Rossdale- Wanderlust
Motley Crue-Saints Of Los Angeles
Shinedown- The Sound Of Madness
Scars On Broadway- Scars On Broadway
Norma Jean- The Anti Mother
Slipknot- All Hope Is Gone
Trivium- Shogun
Oasis- Dig Out Your Soul
The Bronx- The Bronx I
Mudvayne- The New Game
Metallica- Death Magnetic
Guns N Roses- Chinese Democracy


15 Year Anniversaries:

Children Of Bodom- Hate Crew Deathroll
Zwan- Mary Star Of The Sea
The Postal Service- Give Up
Memento- Beginnings
AFI- Sing The Sorrow
Linkin Park- Meteora
Placebo- Sleeping With Ghosts
Godsmack- Faceless
Rise Against- Revolutions Per Minute
Opeth- Damnation
Nothingface- Skeletons
Lamb Of God- As The Palaces Burn
Soilwork- Figure Number Five
Anthrax- We’ve Come For You All
Marilyn Manson- The Golden Age Of Grotesque
Chimaira- The Impossibility Of Reason
Cold- Year Of The Spider
Deftones- Deftones
Staind- 14 Shades Of Gray
Shinedown- Leave A Whisper
Darkest Hour- Hidden Hands Of The Sadist Nation
Metallica- St. Anger
Radiohead- Hail To The Theif
Brand New- Deja Entendu
Type O Negative- Life Is Killing Me
The Mars Volta- Deloused In The Comatorium
Poison The Well- You Come Before You
Year Of The Rabbit- Year Of The Rabbit
Thrice- The Artist and The Ambulance
Superjoint Ritual- A Lethal Dose Of American Hatred
Jane’s Addiction- Strays
The Bled- Pass The Flask
Snow Patrol- Final Straw
These Arms Are Snakes- This Is Meant To Hurt You
Rancid- Indestructable
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club- Take Them On, On Your Own
Arch Enemy- Anthems Of Rebellion
Iron Maiden- Dance Of Death
Dimmu Borgir- Death Cult Armageddon
From Autumn To Ashes- The Fiction We Live
Spineshank- Self Destructive Pattern
David Bowie- Reality
A Perfect Circle- The Thirteenth Step
Muse- Absolution
Limp Bizkit- Results May Vary
Coheed And Cambria- Secrets Volume 3
Sevendust- Seasons
Static X- Shadow Zone
Death Cab For Cutie- Transatlanticism
The Distillers- Coral Fang
Machine Head- Through The Ashes Of Empires
Devildriver- Devildriver
Hatebreed- The Rise Of Brutality
Explosions In the Sky- The Earth Is Not A Cold Dead Place
Blink 182- Blink 182
Korn- Take A Look In The Mirror


20 Year Anniversaries:

DJ Shadow- Preemptive Strike
Pearl Jam- Yield
Jerry Cantrell- Boggy Depot
Scott Weiland- 12 Bar Blues
Stabbing Westward- Darkest Days
Converge- When Forever Comes Crashing
Soulfly- Soulfly
Massive Attack- Mezzanine
Fugazi- End Hits
Vast- Vast
Cradle Of Filth- Cruelty And The Beast
Garbage- Version 2.0
Bad Religion- No Substance
Dredg- Leitmotif
The Smashing Pumpkins- Adore
Cold- Cold
Rocket From The Crypt- RFTC
Slayer- Diabolous In Musica
Monster Magnet- Powertrip
The Haunted- The Haunted
Rancid- Life Won’t Wait
System Of A Down- System Of A Down
Beastie Boys- Hello Nasty
Anthrax- Volume 8 The Threat Is Real
Fear Factory- Obsolete
Korn – Follow The Leader
Orgy- Candyass
At The Drive In- In Casino Out
Godsmack- Godsmack
Rob Zombie- Hellbilly Deluxe
Hole- Celebrity Skin
Marilyn Manson- Mechanical Animals
Kiss- Psycho Circus
Queens Of The Stone Age- Queens Of The Stone Age
Spineshank- Strictly Diesel
AFI- A Fire Inside EP
Sepultura- Against
Placebo- Without You I’m Nothing
The Dillinger Escape Plan- Under The Running Board
Refused- The Shape Of Punk To Come
Meshuggah- Chaosphere
Portishead- Live at Roseland Ballroom
The Offspring- Americana
Metallica- Garage Inc
25 Year Anniversaries:

Denis Leary- No Cure For Cancer
311- Music
Quicksand- Slip
Radiohead- Pablo Honey
Depeche Mode- Songs Of Faith And Devotion
Tool- Undertow
Primus- Pork Soda
Vince Neil- Exposed
Rancid- Rancid
Anthrax- Sound Of White Noise
Morbid Angel- Covenant
Fugazi- In On The Kill Taker
U2- Zooropa
The Smashing Pumpkins- Siamese Dream
Type O Negative- Bloody Kisses
Sepultura- Chaos A.D.
The Melvins- Houdini
Nirvana- In Utero
Bad Religion- Recipe For Hate
Duff McKagen- Believe In Me
Entombed- Wolverine Blues
Mazzy Star- So Tonight That I Might See
Carcass- Heartwork
Hum- Electra 2000
Guns N Roses- The Spaghetti Incident
30 Year Anniversaries:
L.A. Guns- L.A. Guns
Megadeth- So Far So Good So What
David Lee Roth- Skyscrapper
Robert Plant- Now and Zen
Iron Maiden- Seventh Son For The Seventh Sun
Poison- Open Up And Say Ahhh
Queensryche- Operation Mindcrime
Living Colour- Vivid
Cinderella- Long Cold Winter
Pantera- Power Metal
Jimmy Page- Outrider
Slayer- South Of Heaven
NWA- Straight Outta Compton
Death- Leoprosy
Jane’s Addiction- Nothing’s Shocking
Danzig- Danzig I
Metallica- And Justice For All
Bad Religion- Suffer
Bon Jovi- New Jersey
Anthrax- State Of Euphoria
Ozzy Osbourne- No Rest For The Wicked
U2- Rattle And Hum
Ministry- The Land Of Rape And Honey
Sonic Youth- Daydream Nation
Soundgarden- Ultramega OK
Ratt- Reach For The Sky
Guns N Roses- Lies


40 Year Anniversaries:

Van Halen- Van Halen I
Lou Reed- Street Hustle
The Band- The Last Waltz
AC/DC- Powerage
Joe Walsh- But Seriously Folks
Bruce Springsteen- Darkness On The Edge Of Town
Thin Lizzy- Live And Dangerous
Peter Gabriel- Peter Gabriel
Rolling Stones- Some Girls
Foreigner- Double Vision
Dead Boys- We’ve Come For Your Children
The Who- Who Are You
Ramones- Road To Ruin
Blondie- Parallel Lines


50 Year Anniversaries:

The Velvet Underground- White Light/White Heat
Johnny Cash- Live At Folsom Prison
Iron Butterfly- Inna Gadda Da Vida
The Doors- Waiting For The Sun
Creedence Clearwater Revival- Creedence Clearwater Revival
Cream- Wheels Of Fire
Big Brother Holding Company- Cheap Thrills
Jimi Hendrix- Electric Ladyland
Traffic- Traffic
Neil Young- Neil Young
Rolling Stones- Beggars Banquet
Blood Sweat and Tears- Blood Sweat and Tears
The Beatles- The White Album

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