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  1. 8.6

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    Room 25

    Noname

    Room 25

    Debut self-released full-length album from the LA-Based, Chicago-born rapper / poet Fatimah Warner

    Added: 20/09/2018

     
  2. 8.3

    Chris

    Christine and the Queens

    Chris

    Second album of electropop from Nantes-born artist Héloïse Letissier featuring a guest appearance from Dâm-Funk

    Added: 18/09/2018

     
  3. 8.1

    Pastoral

    Gazelle Twin

    Pastoral

    Third album of avant-garde electronica from Brighton-based Elizabeth Walling

    Added: 18/09/2018

     
  4. 8.1

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    iridescence

    Fourth album from the Texan alternative hip hop group recorded in Abbey Road Studios as well as Hawaii

    Added: 24/09/2018

     
  5. 8.1

    Double Negative

    Low

    Double Negative

    Twelfth studio album from the indie rock trio from Duluth, Minnesota

    Added: 11/09/2018

     
  6. 8.1

    Dose Your Dreams

    Fucked Up

    Dose Your Dreams

    Fifth studio album by genre-bending Canadian hardcore punk outfit

    Added: 03/10/2018

     
  7. 8.0

    Working Class Woman

    Marie Davidson

    Working Class Woman

    Fourth full-length album from the Canadian electronic producer

    Added: 05/10/2018

     
  8. 7.9

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    Aphex Twin

    Collapse

    Latest EP of experimental techno from Richard D. James, twelfth under the Aphex Twin moniker

    Added: 13/09/2018

     
  9. 7.8

    Konoyo

    Tim Hecker

    Konoyo

    Ninth studio album from Montreal based electronic musician and sound artist

    Added: 26/09/2018

     
  10. 7.8

    AAARTH

    The Joy Formidable

    AAARTH

    Fourth self-released studio album by Welsh indie rock trio

    Added: 01/10/2018

     
  11. 7.8

    Richard Swift

    The Hex

    Posthumous release by American singer-songwriter, producer and former member of The Shins and The Arcs recorded over several years before it was completed a month before his death in July

    Added: 28/09/2018

     
  12. 7.8

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    Third album from the experimental Bristol trio led by Portishead's Geoff Barrow

    Added: 20/09/2018

     
  13. 7.7

    Behemoth

    I Loved You At Your Darkest

    Self-produced album number eleven by Polish death metal veterans featuring a seventeen-piece orchestra arranged by Jan Stoklosa

    Added: 09/10/2018

     
  14. 7.7

    Adrianne Lenker

    Abysskiss

    Fourth full-length release by American singer-songwriter and Big Thief lead vocalist

    Added: 03/10/2018

     
  15. 7.7

    Haiku Salut

    There Is No Elsewhere

    Third album from the Derbyshire instrumental trio Gemma Barkerwood, Sophie Barkerwood and Louise Croft

    Added: 14/09/2018

     
  16. 7.7

    Richard Thompson

    13 Rivers

    Seventeenth solo album from the veteran folk rock singer-songwriter and guitarist is self-produced and recorded on analogue equipment

    Added: 17/09/2018

     
  17. 7.7

    Mudhoney

    Digital Garbage

    Tenth studio album from the Seattle-based alternative punk/grunge foursome recorded with longtime collaborator Johnny Sangster

    Added: 30/09/2018

     
  18. 7.6

    The Goon Sax

    We're Not Talking

    Second album from Brisbane three-piece produced by Architecture In Helsinki's James Cecil and Cameron Bird

    Added: 14/09/2018

     
  19. 7.6

    Jlin

    Autobiography

    Third album from the Indiana-based electronic musician working with choreographer Wayne McGregor to create a score for a contemporary dance piece

    Added: 01/10/2018

     
  20. 7.6

    Suede

    The Blue Hour

    Eighth album from the English alt. rock group produced by Alan Moulder (Ride, My Bloody Valentine, Swervedriver)

    Added: 20/09/2018

     
  21. 7.6

    Lala Lala

    The Lamb

    Second full-length album from the Chicago-based singer-songwriter

    Added: 01/10/2018

     
  22. 7.6

    High On Fire

    Electric Messiah

    Eighth full-length studio release by California-based heavy metal outfit in tribute to Motörhead's Lemmy Kilmister and produced by Kurt Ballou

    Added: 10/10/2018

     
  23. 7.6

    Dilly Dally

    Heaven

    Second full-length album from the Toronto-based alt-rock four-piece produced Rob Schnapf (Joyce Manor, Ducktails, Tokyo Police Club)

    Added: 14/09/2018

     
  24. 7.5

    Elvis Costello & The Imposters

    Look Now

    First new release since 2008 with back-up band The Imposters by veteran English singer-songwriter recorded in Hollywood, New York City and Vancouver and featuring an appearance by Burt Bacharach

    Added: 11/10/2018

     
  25. 7.5

    Neneh Cherry

    Broken Politics

    Fifth studio release by Swedish singer-songwriter and rapper produced by Four Tet

    Added: 15/10/2018

     
  26. 7.5

    Villagers

    The Art Of Pretending To Swim

    Fourth album from the Mercury Prize-nominated Irish indie folk band led by singer-songwriter Conor O’Brien

    Added: 18/09/2018

     
  27. 7.5

    Kurt Vile

    Bottle It In

    Seventh solo studio release by American slacker-rock singer-songwriter and guitarist

    Added: 09/10/2018

     
  28. 7.4

    Phosphorescent

    C'est La Vie

    Seventh studio LP by American singer-songwriter Matthew Houck recorded at his own Spirit Sounds Studio in Nashville

    Added: 03/10/2018

     
  29. 7.4

    St Vincent

    MassEducation

    Acoustic version of the 2017 album Masseduction featuring just Annie Clark on vocals and Thomas Bartlett on piano

    Added: 12/10/2018

     
  30. 7.4

    The Field

    Infinite Moment

    Sixth full-length album from Swedish-born, Berlin-based ambient techno specialist Axel Willner

    Added: 23/09/2018

     

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