Melissa DeGott’s Top 15 of 2016

1. Shovels and Rope- Little Seeds
2. Plini- Handmade Cities
3. The Dillinger Escape Plan- Dissociation
4. Darkthrone- Arctic Thunder
5. Tower- Tower
6. I built the sky- The Sky is Not the Limit
7. Red Fang- Only Ghosts
8. Norma Jean- Polar Similar
9. Ihsahn- Arktis
10. Gojira- Magma
11. Blood Ceremony- Lord of Misrule
12. Witchcraft- Nucleus
13. Lydia Loveless- Real
14. Faces of the Bog- Ego Death
15. Dance Gavin Dance- Mothership

Honorable Mentions:
Whores -Gold
Snow Burial- Victory in Ruin
Kvelertak- Nattesferd
Alcest- Kodama
Dysrhythmia- The Veil of Control

Melissa is the bassist in Orinoco and is part of the production team at the Arcadia Theater in St. Charles.