I’ll never profess to be a new music know-it-all, but I did drop a wad on several albums that came out this year. I liked quite of few of them, too. With that, here are my top-5 favorite tunes of the year.
5) “In Due Time” – Killswitch Engage
4) “By Crooked Steps” – Soundgarden
3) “Cry of Achilles” - Alter Bridge
2) “Weirdestan” - Deep Purple
1) “Along for the Ride” – Dream Theater
Next week, I unveil my Top-5 picks for 2013 album of the year and ask for yours.