Megadeth vs. Mastodon – Metal Madness 2017, Round 2
It's going to be a tough one here in the Devil Horn Region with Megadeth's Killing Is My Business... And Business Is Good! and Mastodon's Remission going at it in Round 2, looking to advance to the Quarterfinals in hopes of ultimately being named the Best Debut Metal Album of All Time!
Megadeth's shredtastic debut squared off against one of black metal's most influential and acclaimed albums, Mayhem's De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas, showing business was indeed good, killing the Norwegians' chances of making it to Round 2 with over 80 percent of the votes.
Mastodon's Remission was also up against a black metal classic, handily dominating Emperor's In the Nightside Eclipse. The level of competition has been raised as the dominant 21st century act will try to best one of metal's most enduring bands.
So which album will move on to the Quarterfinals of Metal Madness 2017? Vote below for either Megadeth's Killing Is My Business... And Business Is Good! or Mastodon's Remission in the poll below!
(This poll will end on Thursday, March 23, at 10AM ET. Fans are able to vote once per hour, so keep coming back to make sure your favorite debut album advances to the next round!)