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  1. 8.6

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    Black To The Future

    Sons of Kemet

    Black To The Future

    Fourth album from the London-based jazz group led by Shabaka Hutchings

    Added: 12/05/2021

     
  2. 8.5

    Bright Green Field

    Squid

    Bright Green Field

    Debut full-length album from the Brighton post-punk band produced by Dan Carey (Fontaines D.C., Black Midi, Goat Girl)

    Added: 04/05/2021

     
  3. 8.3

    Daddy's Home

    St. Vincent

    Daddy's Home

    Sixth album of experimental indie pop from Annie Clark produced by Jack Antonoff (Taylor Swift, Lorde, Lana Del Rey)

    Added: 10/05/2021

     
  4. 8.1

    Coral Island

    The Coral

    Coral Island

    Tenth album from the Merseyside indie rock five-piece is a double and features Ian and James Skelly's grandfather Ian Murray as narrator

    Added: 28/04/2021

     
  5. 8.1

    Seek Shelter

    Iceage

    Seek Shelter

    Fifth album from the Danish post-punk quartet led by Elias Bender Rønnenfelt

    Added: 05/05/2021

     
  6. 7.9

    ULTRAPOP

    The Armed

    ULTRAPOP

    Fourth full-length album from the Detroit hardcore punk collective produced by Converge guitarist Kurt Ballou

    Added: 16/04/2021

     
  7. 7.9

    Build A Problem

    Dodie

    Build A Problem

    Debut album from the English indie pop singer-songwriter Dorothy Miranda Clark

    Added: 07/05/2021

     
  8. 7.9

    Rare, Forever

    Leon Vynehall

    Rare, Forever

    Second full-length album from the Brighton-based deep house producer and DJ

    Added: 30/04/2021

     
  9. 7.8

    Forever Isn't Long Enough

    Alfie Templeman

    Forever Isn't Long Enough

    Debut mini-album of indie pop from the English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer

    Added: 07/05/2021

     
  10. 7.7

    Fearless (Taylor’s Version)

    Taylor Swift

    Fearless (Taylor’s Version)

    Re-recording of the pop artist's 2008 album - following the sale of her master recordings to American businessman Scooter Braun - includes six additional songs

    Added: 09/04/2021

     
  11. 7.7

    Marianne Faithfull

    She Walks in Beauty

    The latest release from the English singer-songwriter is a spoken word album with musical arrangements by Warren Ellis, Brian Eno, Nick Cave and Vincent Segal

    Added: 28/04/2021

     
  12. 7.6

    Manchester Orchestra

    The Million Masks Of God

    Sixth album from the Atlanta alt.rock band working with producers Catherine Marks Ethan Guska

    Added: 27/04/2021

     
  13. 7.6

    Peggy Seeger

    First Farewell

    Latest solo album from the NYC folk singer-songwriter with contributions from sons Calum and Neill MacColl and daughter-in-law Kate St John

    Added: 14/04/2021

     
  14. 7.5

    Spirit Of The Beehive

    ENTERTAINMENT, DEATH

    Fourth album from the Philadelphia-based psych rock trio

    Added: 12/04/2021

     
  15. 7.5

    Dinosaur Jr

    Sweep It Into Space

    Twelfth album from the Massachusetts alt/indie rock stalwarts produced by Kurt Vile

    Added: 20/04/2021

     
  16. 7.5

    Teenage Fanclub

    Endless Arcade

    Eleventh studio album from the veteran Scottish alt-rockers is its first with Gorky’s Zygotic Mynci member Euro Childs and the first without co-founder Gerard Love

    Added: 27/04/2021

     
  17. 7.5

    Tom Jones

    Surrounded By Time

    Album number forty two from the veteran Welsh singer co-produced by Ethan Johns and Mark Woodward

    Added: 23/04/2021

     
  18. 7.5

    Porter Robinson

    Nurture

    Second full-length studio album from the Atlanta-based electronic producer

    Added: 23/04/2021

     
  19. 7.5

    Iglooghost

    Lei Line Eon

    Fourth album of experimental electronica from the English producer Seamus Malliagh

    Added: 06/04/2021

     
  20. 7.4

    Paul Weller

    Fat Pop (Volume 1)

    Sixteenth full-length solo album from the veteran English rock artist with contributions from Andy Fairweather Low, Hannah Peel and his daughter Leah

    Added: 12/05/2021

     
  21. 7.4

    MF Tomlinson

    Strange Time

    Debut album of chamber-pop from the Brisbane-born, East London- based

    Added: 13/04/2021

     
  22. 7.4

    Chloe Moriondo

    Blood Bunny

    Second full-length album from the Detroit indie pop artist

    Added: 10/05/2021

     
  23. 7.4

    Art d’Ecco

    In Standard Definition

    Second album from the Canadian glam rock artist

    Added: 27/04/2021

     
  24. 7.4

    Girl In Red

    If I Can Make It Go Quiet

    Debut full-length album from the Norwegian indie pop artist Marie Ulven working with producer Matias Tellez

    Added: 28/04/2021

     
  25. 7.3

    La Femme

    Paradigmes

    Third album from the French psych-punk rock band

    Added: 05/04/2021

     
  26. 7.3

    Royal Blood

    Typhoons

    Third album from the Brighton garage rock duo Mike Kerr and Ben Thatcher produced by Queens of the Stone Age frontman Josh Homme

    Added: 30/04/2021

     
  27. 7.3

    Alan Vega

    Mutator

    Posthumous release of the Suicide frontman's songs recorded with Liz Lamere in 1995-1996 is the first in a series of unreleased and rare material from the Vega Vault

    Added: 24/04/2021

     
  28. 7.3

    Matt Sweeney & Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy

    Superwolves

    Follow-up to their 2005 collaboration from Will Oldham and the Skunk guitarist Matt Sweeney with contributions from Mike Coltun, Souleyman Ibrahim, Ahmoudou Madassane, and Mdou Moctar

    Added: 03/05/2021

     
  29. 7.2

    London Grammar

    Californian Soil

    Third album from the Nottingham dream pop trio working with producers Charlie Andrew George FitzGerald Steve Mac

    Added: 16/04/2021

     
  30. 7.2

    Gojira

    Fortitude

    Seventh album from the French tech/prog metal band produced by guitarist Joe Duplantier

    Added: 28/04/2021

     

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