Top 100 Albums of the Month

August 2019

  1. Jesca Hoop | Stonechild (Memphis Industries)
  2. Prince | Originals (Warner Bros.)
  3. Jeanines | S/T (Slumberland)
  4. Quantic | Atlantic Oscillations (Tru Thoughts)
  5. Dream Syndicate | These Times (Anti)
  6. Cari Cari | Anaana (S/R)
  7. Sacred Paws | Run Around the Sun (Merge)
  8. Various Artists | Unusual Sounds (Anthology)
  9. Erik Wollo | Sources (Early Works 1986-1992) (Smalltown Supersound)
  10. Breathe Blow Burn | Breathe Blow Burn (Super Invincible)
  11. Mavis Staples | We Get By (Anti-)
  12. Keb' Mo' | Oklahoma (Concord)
  13. Various Artists | Outro Tempo II: Electronic and Contemporary Music From Brazil, 1984-1996 (Music From Memory)
  14. Barbara Howard | On the Rise (Remined)
  15. Trash Kit | Horizon (Upset the Rhythm)
  16. Girl Friday | Fashion Conman (Hardly Art)
  17. Black Keys | Let's Rock (Easy Eye)
  18. Julia Shapiro | Perfect Version (Hardly Art)
  19. Eyal Vilner Big Band | Swing Out! (S/R)
  20. Seablite | Grass Stains and Novacaine (Emotional Response)
  21. Julie Coker | A Life In The Limelight (Lagos Disco & Itsekiri Highlife 1976-1981) (Kalita Records)
  22. Bill Baird | Owl (Dangerbird)
  23. Steel Pulse | Mass Manipulation (Rootfire Cooperative)
  24. Calexico/Iron & Wine | Years to Burn (Sub Pop)
  25. Gauche | A People's History of Gauche (Merge)
  26. Meernaa | Heart Hunger (Native Cat)
  27. Janelle Monae | Dirty Computer (Bad Boy)
  28. Sarah Bethe Nelson | Weird Glow (Burger)
  29. Laurence Pike | Spring (Leaf)
  30. Briefs | Platinum Rats (Burger)
  31. Eddy Senay | Step by Step (Modern Harmonic)
  32. Summer Cannibals | Can't Tell Me No (Tiny Engines)
  33. Various Artists | Soul Slabs Vol.2 (Colemine)
  34. Various Artists | Wound: A Guitar-Centric Compilation (Carbon)
  35. Various Artists | Volume 1 Hot Sick Vile & Fun: New Sounds From San Francisco (Rocks In Your Head)
  36. Black Belt Eagle Scout | At The Party With My Brown Father (Saddle Creek)
  37. Delbert McClinton and Self-Made Men + Dana | Tall, Dark and Handsome (Hot Shot)
  38. Bubbha Thomas & the Lightmen | Complete Works: Free As You Want to Be (Now-Again)
  39. French Vanilla | How Am I Not Myself? (Danger Collective)
  40. dTHEd | hyperbeatz vol. 1 (Boring Machines)
  41. Mattiel | Satis Factory (ATO)
  42. Cactus Blossoms | Easy Way (S/R)
  43. Tycho | Weather (Mom + Pop)
  44. Martin Hayes and Brooklyn Rider | The Butterfly (In A Circle)
  45. Death and Vanilla | Are You A Dreamer? (Fire)
  46. Chelique Sarabia | Revolucion 'Electronica' en Musica Venezolana (Pharaway Sounds)
  47. Darts | I Like You But Not Like That (Alternative Tentacles)
  48. Kamaal Williams | The Return (Black Focus)
  49. The Cranberries | In The End (Curtain Call Ltd.)
  50. Bill Callahan | Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest (Drag City)
  51. Clairo | Immunity (Fader)
  52. Pow! | Shift (Castle Face)
  53. Jane Weaver | Loops in the Secret Society (Fire)
  54. Altin Gun | Gece (ATO)
  55. Tuxedo | Tuxedo III (Funk On Sight)
  56. Aymee Nuviola | A Journey Through Cuban Music (Sony Music)
  57. Coloured Balls | The First Supper Last or Scenes We Didn't Get To See (Just Add Water)
  58. Lust For Youth | Lust For Youth (Sacred Bones)
  59. Tropical Fuck Storm | Braindrops (Joyful Noise)
  60. Bedouine | Bird Songs of a Killjoy (Spacebomb)
  61. Stan Getz Quartet | Getz At The Gate: The Stan Getz Quartet Live At The Village Gate Nov. 26 1961 ()
  62. Daona | The Secret Assembly (Faustus)
  63. In Order to Survive | Live/Shapeshifter (AUM Fidelity)
  64. Dehd | Water (Fire Talk)
  65. Vicious Cycles | Motorcycho (Pirates Press)
  66. Mighty Sparrow | The Slave (Modern Harmonic)
  67. Nazamba | Nazamba (Dub Quake)
  68. Thom Yorke | Anima (XL)
  69. Eric McFadden | Eric McFadden does AC/DC (Bad Reputation)
  70. Gotobeds | Debt Begins at 30 (Sub Pop)
  71. Sarchasm | Beach Blanket Bummer Pop (Asian Man)
  72. Peter Perrett | Humanworld (Domino)
  73. Grupo Jejeje | Grupo Jejeje (Discos Rolas)
  74. The Woodland Hunters | The Thoughts of Chairman Jim ()
  75. Pip Blom | Boat (Heavenly Recordings/Pias)
  76. Black Midi | Schlagenheim (Rough Trad)
  77. Vanishing Twin | The Age of Immunology (Fire)
  78. Boogarins | Sombrou Duvida (OAR)
  79. Amyl & the Sniffers | Amyl & the Sniffers (ATO)
  80. DJ Yoda | Homecooking (Lewis)
  81. Esperanza Spalding | 12 Little Spells (Concord)
  82. Black Mountain | Destroyer (Jagjaguwar)
  83. Sunn O))) | Life Metal (Southern Lord)
  84. Mystery Lights | Too Much Tension (Wick)
  85. Cate Le Bon | Reward (Mexican Summer)
  86. eX-Girl | The Crown of Dr. Keroninstein (Alternative Tentacles)
  87. Choosey & Exile | Black Beans (Dirty Science)
  88. Mannequin Pussy | Patience (Epitaph)
  89. Necking | Cut Your Teeth (Mint)
  90. Dude York | Falling (Hardly Art)
  91. Dean Hurley | Resource Volume II: Philosophy of Beyond (Sacred Bones Records)
  92. Mort Garson | Mother Earth's Plantasia (Sacred Bones Records)
  93. Kate Tempest | The Book Of Traps and Lessons (Republic)
  94. Soda Lite | Vale & Stone (Inner Islands)
  95. Remulak | One (Village Live)
  96. Dave Hamilton's Raw Detroit Gospel | Sacred Sounds: 1969-1974 (Kent Soul)
  97. Lizzo | Cuz I Love You (Atlantic)
  98. Jay Som | Anak Ko (Polyvinyl)
  99. Kali Malone | The Sacrificial Code (iDeal Recordings)
  100. Brother May | Aura Type Orange (S/R)