Our Album of the Year countdown may have only kicked off a couple of days ago, but the clock is already ticking fast as we approach (and surpass) the halfway mark. Find out which records hold positions 30 through 21 now.

30 MUSE – SIMULATION THEORY

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29 THE VOIDZ – VIRTUE

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28 UNDERØATH – ERASE ME

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27 PARCELS – PARCELS

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26 THRICE – PALMS

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25 THE GROWLERS – CASUAL ACQUAINTANCES

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24 JEFF ROSENSTOCK – POST-

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23 BLACK PEAKS – ALL THAT DIVIDES 

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22 SILENT PLANET – WHEN THE END BEGAN

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21 CONNAN MOCKASIN – JASSBUSTERS

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Check back tomorrow for the first half of our Top 20.