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The Best Metric Albums, Ranked

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We’re ranking the best Metric albums of all time. Formed in 1998, the Canadian band has a hearty discography with more than 23 singles and counting.

What is the greatest Metric album of all time? From their debut Old World Underground, Where Are You Now? to 2018’s Art of Doubt, this list also includes Pagans in Vegas, Synthetica, Fantasies, Grow Up and Blow Away, and Live It Out.

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  • Photo: Last Gang Records

    1. Empty
    2. Glass Ceiling
    3. Handshakes
    4. Too Little Too Late
    5. Poster of a Girl
    6. Monster Hospital
    7. Patriarch on a Vespa
    8. The Police and the Private
    9. Ending Start
    10. Live It Out

    Pitchfork score: 4.2/10

    • Release Date: 2005
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  • Photo: Last Gang Records

    1. Grow Up and Blow Away
    2. Hardwire
    3. Rock Me Now
    4. The Twist
    5. On the Sly
    6. Soft Rock Star
    7. Raw Sugar
    8. White Gold
    9. London Halflife 
    10. Soft Rock Star (Jimmy vs. Joe mix) 

    Pitchfork score: 7.6/10

    • Release Date: 2007
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  • Photo: Metric Music International, Universal Music Group

    Pagans in Vegas

    1. Lie Lie Lie
    2. Fortunes
    3. The Shade
    4. Celebrate
    5. Cascades
    6. For Kicks
    7. Too Bad, So Sad
    8. Other Side
    9. Blind Valentine
    10. The Governess
    11. The Face, Part I
    12. The Face, Part II

    Pitchfork score: 6/10

    • Release Date: 2015
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