15. King Crimson – Fracture

14. Necrophagist – Symbiotic in Theory

13. Andy McKee – Drifting

12. Jon Gomm – Passionflower

11. Guthrie Govan – Waves

10. Cacophony – Speed Metal Symphony

9. Jason Becker – Perpetual Burn

8. Cannibal Corpse – Frantic Disembowelment

7. Megadeth – Tornade of Souls

6. Dire Straits – Sultans of Swing

5. Dream Theater – The Dance of Eternity

4. Racer X – Technical Difficulties

3. Dragonforce – Through the Fire and Flames

2. Eric Johnson – Cliffs of Dover

1. Animals as Leaders – CAFO