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  1. 8.2

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    Remind Me Tomorrow

    Sharon Van Etten

    Remind Me Tomorrow

    Fifth album from the Brooklyn-based indie folk singer-songwriter produced by John Congleton

    Added: 14/01/2019

     
  2. 8.1

    Crushing

    Julia Jacklin

    Crushing

    Second full-length album of indie art pop from the Sydney-born singer-songwriter

    Added: 19/02/2019

     
  3. 8.1

    It Won't Be Like This

    The Twilight Sad

    It Won't Be Like This

    Fifth studio album from the Scottish indie rock outfit is produced by guitarist Andy MacFarlane

    Added: 14/01/2019

     
  4. 8.0

    thank u, next

    Ariana Grande

    thank u, next

    Fifth album, and second in six months, from the American pop star working with writers and producers such as Tommy Brown, Max Martin, Ilya Salmanzadeh and Andrew "Pop" Wansel

    Added: 08/02/2019

     
  5. 7.9

    Quiet Signs

    Jessica Pratt

    Quiet Signs

    Third album from the San Francisco freak-folk singer-songwriter and her first recorded in a studio

    Added: 05/02/2019

     
  6. 7.8

    Eton Alive

    Sleaford Mods

    Eton Alive

    Latest studio album from Jason Williamson and Andrew Fearn, the abrasive post-punk Nottingham-based duo

    Added: 19/02/2019

     
  7. 7.7

    Mazy Fly

    SPELLLING

    Mazy Fly

    Second full-length album of experimental art-pop from the Bay Area artist Chrystia Cabral

    Added: 22/02/2019

     
  8. 7.7

    Get Tragic

    Blood Red Shoes

    Get Tragic

    Fifth full-length release from the Brighton based indie rock duo features guest appearances from Clarence Clarity, Ed Harcourt and The Wytches

    Added: 25/01/2019

     
  9. 7.7

    New Breed

    Dawn

    New Breed

    Fifth solo album from Dawn Richard (formerly of Danity Kane), focusing on her upbringing in New Orleans

    Added: 25/01/2019

     
  10. 7.6

    Phoenix

    Pedro The Lion

    Phoenix

    Fifth album and first under the Pedro the Lion moniker since 2004 from creator David Bazan

    Added: 18/01/2019

     
  11. 7.6

    Better Oblivion Community Center

    Better Oblivion Community Center

    Debut collaboration between singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers and Bright Eyes leader Conor Oberst

    Added: 25/01/2019

     
  12. 7.6

    Steve Mason

    About The Light

    Fourth solo album from the ex Beta Band frontman

    Added: 17/01/2019

     
  13. 7.5

    TOY

    Happy In The Hollow

    Fourth album from the Brighton-based psychedelic krautrock five-piece

    Added: 26/01/2019

     
  14. 7.5

    Lorelle Meets The Obsolete

    De Facto

    Fifth full-length album from the Mexican duo recorded at their home studio in Baja, California with their touring band

    Added: 15/01/2019

     
  15. 7.5

    Bob Mould

    Sunshine Rock

    Thirteenth solo album from the man behind alt.rock bands Hüsker Dü and Sugar recorded in San Francisco and Berlin

    Added: 08/02/2019

     
  16. 7.5

    William Tyler

    Goes West

    Fourth album of instrumental guitar compositions from the Nashville-based former member of Lambchop and Silver Jews

    Added: 25/01/2019

     
  17. 7.5

    Cass McCombs

    Tip Of The Sphere

    Ninth studio album from the California-born singer-songwriter, produced by Dan Horne

    Added: 05/02/2019

     
  18. 7.5

    Spielbergs

    This Is Not The End

    Debut album of indie punk from the Norwegian trio produced by Tord Øverland Knudsen of The Wombats and Team Me's Marius Drogsås Hagen

    Added: 04/02/2019

     
  19. 7.5

    Yann Tiersen

    All

    Tenth studio album from the French multi-instrumentalist and songwriter

    Added: 13/02/2019

     
  20. 7.4

    Mercury Rev

    Bobbie Gentry's The Delta Sweete Revisited

    The American dream pop outfit release a remake of country pioneer Bobby Gentry's second album, feature guest vocals from Norah Jones, Beth Orton, Phoebe Bridgers, Margo Price and more

    Added: 05/02/2019

     
  21. 7.4

    James Blake

    Assume Form

    Fourth album from the London-born singer-songwriter and electronic producer working with Dominic Maker and Metro Boomin

    Added: 18/01/2019

     
  22. 7.4

    Rustin Man

    Drift Code

    Second album under the Rustin Man moniker from former Talk Talk bassist Paul Webb, the first since 2002

    Added: 30/01/2019

     
  23. 7.4

    Boy Harsher

    Careful

    Second album of dark synth-pop from the Massachusetts duo Jae Matthews and Augustus Muller

    Added: 04/02/2019

     
  24. 7.3

    Buke And Gase

    Scholars

    Third album of experimental indie pop from Arone Dyer (buke) and Aron Sanchez (gase), named after the handmade instruments they created

    Added: 18/01/2019

     
  25. 7.3

    Steve Gunn

    The Unseen Inbetween

    Latest release from the Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter and former member of Kurt Vile's backing band The Violators

    Added: 15/01/2019

     
  26. 7.3

    Teeth Of The Sea

    Wraith

    Fifth full-length of psychedelic post-rock from London-based four-piece, produced by Erol Alkan

    Added: 20/02/2019

     
  27. 7.3

    AJ Tracey

    AJ Tracey

    Debut studio album from London-born rapper Ché Wolton Grant, released on his own label

    Added: 07/02/2019

     
  28. 7.2

    The Long Ryders

    Psychedelic Country Soul

    The reformed alt.country band return with an album produced by Ed Stasium and recorder at Dr Dre's LA studio

    Added: 14/02/2019

     
  29. 7.2

    21 Savage

    I Am > I Was

    Second full-length album from the Atlanta rapper includes guest appearances from Childish Gambino, Gunna, Lil Baby, Offset and ScHoolboy Q

    Added: 15/01/2019

     
  30. 7.1

    Lost Under Heaven

    Love Hates What You Become

    Second full-length studio release from Manchester art-rock duo Ebony Hoorn and Ellery James Roberts recorded in Los Angeles with producer John Congleton, known for his Grammy-winning work with St. Vincent, Swans, Explosions in the Sky and Sigur Ros

    Added: 16/01/2019

     

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