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  1. 7.1

    Felicita

    Hej!

    Full-length debut album from the London-based producer Dominik Dvorak features a guest appearance from Chairlift's Caroline Polachek

    Added: 10/08/2018

     
  2. 6.9

    Oh Sees

    Smote Reverser

    Twentieth album of psyched-out garage rock from the San Francisco band and second under the abbreviated moniker

    Added: 15/08/2018

     
  3. 6.9

    Jake Shears

    Jake Shears

    Debut solo album from the pop singer and Scissor Sisters front man

    Added: 10/08/2018

     
  4. 6.9

    Gulp

    All Good Wishes

    Second album of fuzzy dream-pop from Guto Pryce (Super Furry Animals) and Lindsey Leven and Gid Goundrey

    Added: 09/08/2018

     
  5. 6.8

    Pram

    Across The Meridian

    First album in 11 years from the Moseley, Birmingham experimental pop band formed in 1988

    Added: 23/07/2018

     
  6. 6.7

    Trevor Powers

    Mulberry Violence

    The Boise, Idaho musician behind Youth Lagoon releases his first album under his own name

    Added: 17/08/2018

     
  7. 6.7

    James

    Living in Extraordinary Times

    Fourteenth studio album from the Manchester rock band formed in 1982, produced by Charlie Andrew and Beni Giles

    Added: 02/08/2018

     
  8. 6.7

    Body/Head

    The Switch

    Third full-length album of minimalist experimental rock from Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon and guitarist Bill Nace

    Added: 12/07/2018

     
  9. 6.7

    Phantastic Ferniture

    Phantastic Ferniture

    Debut album of indie rock from the Australian trio led by Julia Jacklin

    Added: 27/07/2018

     
  10. 6.7

    Underworld & Iggy Pop

    Teatime Dub Encounters

    EP collaboration from the progressive house duo and the proto-punk legend

    Added: 27/07/2018

     
  11. 6.7

    Nicki Minaj

    Queen

    Fourth album of rap and pop from the Trinidad-born MC from Queens, New York with guest appearances from Eminem, Future, Ariana Grande, Lil Wayne, The Weeknd.

    Added: 13/08/2018

     
  12. 6.6

    Death Cab For Cutie

    Thank You for Today

    Ninth album from Ben Gibbard's indie rock group produced by Rich Costey (Muse, Biffy Clyro, Sigur Rós)

    Added: 14/08/2018

     
  13. 6.6

    YG

    Stay Dangerous

    Third full-length album from Compton-based rapper with appearances from 2 Chainz, A$AP Rocky, Big Sean, Nicki Minaj, Ty Dolla $ign

    Added: 07/08/2018

     
  14. 6.5

    Deaf Wish

    Lithium Zion

    Fifth album, and first to be recorded in a proper studio, from the Australian punk quartet

    Added: 03/08/2018

     
  15. 6.5

    Bjørn Torske

    Byen

    Fifth album from the Bergen-based Norwegian house music producer and first in seven years

    Added: 13/07/2018

     
  16. 6.5

    The Coral

    Move Through The Dawn

    Ninth album from the Merseyside indie rock five-piece produced by Rich Turvey

    Added: 13/08/2018

     
  17. 6.4

    Cullen Omori

    The Diet

    Second solo album from one of the Smith Westerns brothers, recorded in LA with Taylor Locke

    Added: 17/08/2018

     
  18. 6.4

    Ben Khan

    Ben Khan

    Debut full-length album from the London-based electronic artist produced by Flood

    Added: 14/08/2018

     
  19. 6.4

    Ty Segall and White Fence

    Joy

    Latest collaboration from the Californian multi-instrumentalist and garage rock, lo-fi musician Tim Presley

    Added: 20/07/2018

     
  20. 6.3

    Popcaan

    Forever

    Second album from the Jamaican dancehall artist Andrae Hugh Sutherland

    Added: 22/07/2018

     
  21. 6.1

    Shy Boys

    Bell House

    Second album and first for Polyvinyl from the Kansas City indie-pop band

    Added: 08/08/2018

     
  22. 6.1

    All Saints

    Testament

    Fifth album from the London-based pop group working with William Orbit, Fred Ball, Hutch, K-Gee and George Moore on production duties

    Added: 31/07/2018

     
  23. 5.2

    Animal Collective

    Tangerine Reef

    Eleventh studio album from the experimental pop collective, an audiovisual collaboration with art-science duo Coral Morphologic, and first release to not feature Panda Bear

    Added: 16/08/2018

     
  24. 5.1

    Miles Kane

    Coup De Grace

    Third solo album of retro pop from Last Shadow Puppets member produced by John Congleton

    Added: 12/08/2018

     
  25. 4.7

    Deaf Havana

    Rituals

    The fifth full-length album from the King's Lynn. Norfolk rock quintet

    Added: 08/08/2018

     

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