Top 100 Albums of the Month

July 2017

  1. Can | The Singles (Mute)
  2. Fleet Foxes | Crack-Up (Nonesuch)
  3. Male Gaze | Miss Taken (Castle Face Records)
  4. Washed Out | Mister Mellow (Stones Throw )
  5. Forest Swords | Compassion (Ninja Tune/Dense Truth)
  6. Justin Townes Earle | Kids in the Street (New West)
  7. Shabazz Palaces | Quazarz: Born on a Gangster Star (Sub Pop)
  8. Ex Eye | Ex Eye (Relapse)
  9. Songhoy Blues | Bamako (Fat Possum Records )
  10. Floating Points | Reflections - Mojave Desert (Pluto)
  11. Eliot Lipp | Skywave (Young Heavy Souls)
  12. Japanese Breakfast | Soft Sounds From Another Planet (Dead Oceans)
  13. Meklit | When The People Move, The Music Moves Too (Six Degrees)
  14. Steve Earle & The Dukes | So You Wannabe An Outlaw (Warner Bros)
  15. Los Angeles Percussion Quartet | Beyond (Sono Luminus)
  16. Beach Fossils | Somersault (Bayonet)
  17. Various Artists | Soul Slabs Vol. 1 (Colemine Records)
  18. B Boys | Dada (Captured Tracks)
  19. Chastity Belt | I Used to Spend So Much Time Alone (Hardly Art)
  20. Suspirians | Ti Bon Ange (Super Secret Records)
  21. Com Truise | Iteration (Ghostly International)
  22. Garden | The Life and Times of a Paperclip (Burger)
  23. Girlpool | Powerplant (Anti-)
  24. Oister | Pre-Dwight Twilley Band / 1973-74 Teac Tapes (HoZac)
  25. Clams Casino | Instrumentals Vol. 4 (S/R)
  26. BarbarellaTones | Naked Brunch (S/R)
  27. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds | Lovely Creatures: The Best of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds (BMG/Mute)
  28. Moon Duo | Occult Architecture Vol. 2 (Sacred Bones)
  29. Beach House | B-Sides and Rarities (Subpop)
  30. French Vanilla | French Vanilla (Danger Collective)
  31. Various Artists | Typical Girls Vol. 2 (Emotional Response)
  32. Black Angels | Death Song (Partisan)
  33. Various Artists | Subnormal Girls Vol. 2 (Waiting Room)
  34. Carsickness | 1979-1982 (Get Hip)
  35. BRIEFS | Odd Numbers (Modern Action)
  36. Billy Woods | Known Unknowns (Backwoodz Studioz)
  37. Will Sprott | Psychic Lady (Needle to the Groove)
  38. Jasper Lee | Mirror of Wind (Noumenal Loom)
  39. Bonus Beast | Mental Decay (Ratskin)
  40. Fink | Fink's Sunday Night Blues Club Vol. 1 (R'COUP'D)
  41. Not You | Misty (Fundog)
  42. Street Eaters | The Envoy (Nervous Intent)
  43. Andy Haas | Taballah II (Resonant Music )
  44. Little Person | I Feel Fine (S/R)
  45. Flogging Molly | Life Is Good (Vanguard)
  46. Night Drive | Night Drive (Roll Call)
  47. Whiskey Gentry | Dead Ringer (Pitch-A-Tent)
  48. TALsounds | Love Sick (Ba Da Bing)
  49. Saint Etienne | Home Counties (PIAS)
  50. Gelsey Bell and John King | Ciphony (Gold Bolus)
  51. Aki Kumar | Aki Goes to Bollywood (Little Village Foundation)
  52. Bedouine | Bedouine (Spacebomb)
  53. Daudyflin | Ofbeldi (Iron Lung)
  54. Sam Amidon | The Following Mountain (Nonesuch)
  55. Arca | Arca (XL)
  56. La Cuenta | Canambuco (Round Whirled)
  57. Aldous Harding | Party (4AD)
  58. Likwuid & 2 Hungry Bros | Fay Grim (HiPNOTT)
  59. Various Artists | Cuba! Cuba! (Putumayo World Music)
  60. Molly Burch | Please Be Mine (Captured Tracks)
  61. Paul Beauchamp | Grey Mornings (Boring Machines)
  62. Blondie | Pollinator (BMG)
  63. Moby & The Void Pacific Choir | More Fast Songs About The Apocalypse (Little Idiot)
  64. CSC Funk Band | Above the Starrs (Electric Cowbell)
  65. Sad Lovers & Giants | Lost In a Sea Full of Sighs (Dark Entries)
  66. Wavves | You're Welcome (Ghost ramp)
  67. Alan Sondheim, Azure Carter, and Luke Damrosch | Limit (Public Eyesore)
  68. Ogres | Uh Huh/Third Man Fuzz (Hillsdale)
  69. Sevdaliza | ISON (Twisted Elegance)
  70. Michelle Blades | Premature Love Songs (Midnight Special)
  71. Omar Souleyman | To Syria, With Love (Mad Decent)
  72. Mutoid Man | War Moans (Sargent House)
  73. Sonogram | Telescopic (Simulacra)
  74. Futuro | Habitos Ruins (Dirt Cult)
  75. Benjamin Booker | Witness (ATO Records)
  76. Fishboy | Art Guards (Lauren Records)
  77. Cory Weeds and the Jeff Hamilton Trio | Dreamsville (Cellar Live)
  78. Couleur Dessin | Couleur Dessin (Fixture)
  79. Mountain Goats | Goths (Merge)
  80. Alt-J | Relaxer (Canvasback / Atlantic)
  81. Esses | No Light in This Fire (Atakra)
  82. Elf Power | Twitching In Time (Orange Twin)
  83. Terminals | Antiseptic (Badabing)
  84. Slowdive | Slowdive (Dead Oceans)
  85. Mogollar | Mogollar (Pharaway Sounds)
  86. Various Artists | Pop Makossa: The Invasive Dance beat of Cameroon 1976-1984 (Analog Africa)
  87. Juana Molina | Halo (Crammed Discs)
  88. Kelly Lee Owens | Kelly Lee Owens (Smalltown Supersound)
  89. Damaged Bug | Bunker Funk (Castle Face)
  90. Various Artists | Senegal 70 (Analog Africa)
  91. Carl Craig | Versus (Infine and Planete)
  92. Cuckoos | The Cuckoos (Jiggy Jig)
  93. Cigarettes After Sex | Cigarettes After Sex (Partisan)
  94. I.L.Y's | Bodyguard (Castle Face)
  95. Palehound | A Place I'll Always Go (Polyvinyl)
  96. Sassyblack | New Black Swing (S/R)
  97. Rat Fancy | Suck A Lemon (HHBTM)
  98. Damu the Fudgemunk | Vignettes (Redefinition)
  99. Dion | Kickin' Child (Norton)
  100. Sextile | Albeit Living ()