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  1. 8.5


    Tigers Blood

    Sixth full-length release from the New York City-via-Alabama indie singer-songwriter Katie Crutchfield produced by Brad Cook and featuring MJ Lenderman on guitar

    Added: 20/03/2024

  2. 8.5

    Nova Twins


    Second album from the London rock duo Amy Love and Georgia South produced by Jim Abbiss

    Added: 17/06/2022

  3. 8.5

    Little Simz

    Grey Area

    Third album of soulful hip-hop from London-rapper Simbiatu Ajikawo

    Added: 27/02/2019

  4. 8.5

    Janelle Monáe

    The ArchAndroid

    Debut album of pop / soul / R&B / futuristic funk from the Kansas singer-songwriter

    Added: 08/06/2010

  5. 8.5

    The Smile

    Wall Of Eyes

    Second collaboration between Radiohead members Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood and Sons of Kemet drummer Tom Skinner recorder in Oxford and in Abbey Road Studios with the producer Sam Petts-Davies

    Added: 22/01/2024

  6. 8.5

    Run The Jewels

    Run The Jewels 3

    Third studio album from the two hip hop heavyweights Killer Mike and El-P featuring guest appearances from Danny Brown, Joi Gilliam, Trina and Kamasi Washington

    Added: 03/01/2017

  7. 8.5


    Room 25

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

    Added: 19/09/2018

  8. 8.5

    Fiona Apple

    The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do

    Fourth studio album of baroque pop from the New York-born Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter

    Added: 15/06/2012

  9. 8.5

    Father John Misty

    I Love You, Honeybear

    Second studio album under this moniker from the Baltimore-born singer-songwriter, guitarist and former Fleet Foxes drummer J.Tillman

    Added: 05/02/2015

  10. 8.5


    The Record

    Debut full-length album of indie folk / rock from Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus

    Added: 29/03/2023

  11. 8.5

    Tom Waits

    Bad As Me

    The 17th album from the gravel-voiced singer-songwriter turns up the urgency

    Added: 19/10/2011

  12. 8.5

    Taylor Swift


    Surprise release of the eighth album from the pop artist produced by longtime collaborator Jack Antonoff and The National's Aaron Dessner

    Added: 24/07/2020

  13. 8.5

    Joanna Newsom

    Have One On Me

    Third album of new folk - and a triple at that - from the harp-playing Californian bard

    Added: 22/02/2010

  14. 8.5

    FKA Twigs


    Debut album of trip hop / alternative R&B from the London-based singer and dancer Tahliah Barnett

    Added: 04/08/2014

  15. 8.5


    Glow On

    Third full-length album from the Baltimore hardcore band was produced by Mike Elizondo

    Added: 26/08/2021

  16. 8.5

    Julia Holter

    Have You In My Wilderness

    Fourth album from the Californian singer-songwriter and experimental sound artist

    Added: 21/09/2015

  17. 8.5

    Young Fathers

    Heavy Heavy

    Fourth full-length album and first in five years from the Edinburgh-based Mercury Prize-winning trio

    Added: 01/02/2023

  18. 8.5



    Third album of experimental, flamenco-flavoured pop from the Catalonia-born Rosalia Vila Tobella

    Added: 18/03/2022

  19. 8.5

    Michael Kiwanuka


    Third album of modern soul from the London-based singer-songwriter produced by Danger Mouse and Inflo

    Added: 24/10/2019

  20. 8.5

    Lana Del Rey

    Norman Fucking Rockwell

    Album number six from the pop singer-songwriter produced by Jack Antonoff (Lorde, St. Vincent, Taylor Swift)

    Added: 30/08/2019

  21. 8.5

    Japanese Breakfast


    Third solo album of lo-fi pop from Philadelphia musician Michelle Zauner who is a member of Little Big League

    Added: 03/06/2021

  22. 8.5


    Joy as an Act of Resistance

    Second album of indie post-punk from the Bristol quintet

    Added: 27/08/2018

  23. 8.5

    Gillian Welch

    The Harrow & The Harvest

    Fifth album and first for eight years from the Bluegrass singer-songwriter and her partner Dave Rawlings

    Added: 24/06/2011

  24. 8.5

    Bill Ryder-Jones

    Iechyd Da

    Fifth solo studio album by Merseyside indie singer-songwriter recorded and self-produced in his studio

    Added: 10/01/2024

  25. 8.5

    Tame Impala


    Self-produced follow-up to the highly-rated debut Innerspeaker from the Australian psych-rock band

    Added: 02/10/2012

  26. 8.5

    Sons of Kemet

    Black To The Future

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

    Added: 12/05/2021

  27. 8.5

    Karine Polwart With Pippa Murphy

    A Pocket Of Wind Resistance

    The latest release from the Scottish folk singer-songwriter, with composer Pippa Murphy, is a re-creation of an Edinburgh International Festival stage show from 2016

    Added: 23/11/2017

  28. 8.5

    Fontaines D.C.


    Debut full-length release from the Dublin-based post-punk quintet produced by Dan Carey (Hot Chip, Franz Ferdinand)

    Added: 09/04/2019

  29. 8.5

    Caroline Polachek

    Desire, I Want To Turn Into You

    Second album from the former Chairlift singer featuring guest appearances from Dido and Grimes

    Added: 14/02/2023

  30. 8.5

    Brand New

    Science Fiction

    Fifth album of art punk/alt.rock from the NY outfit and first in eight years produced by Mike Sapone (Sorority Noise, Cymbals Eat Guitars, Public Enemy)

    Added: 22/08/2017


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