Albums of hard rock and metal that I like that have been released in the first six months of 2013: ( in no particular order)

Steven Wilson - The Raven That Refused To Sing (And Other Stories)

Deep Purple - Now What ?!

Amon Amarth - Deceiver Of The Gods

Soilwork - The Living Infinite

Black Sabbath - 13

Scale The Summit - The Migration

Airbourne - Black Dog Barking