Top 100 Albums of the Month

January 2019

  1. Charles Bradley | Black Velvet (Dunham)
  2. Julia Holter | Aviary (Domino)
  3. Kikagaku Moyo | Masana Temples (Guruguru Brain)
  4. Redd Kross | Teen Babes from Monsanto (Merge)
  5. Anna Hillburg | Really Real (California Clap Records)
  6. Various Artists | Switched-On Eugene (Numero Group)
  7. IE | Pome (Moon Glyph)
  8. Various Artists | Kankyo Ongaku: Japanese Environmental, Ambient, & New Age Music 1980-1990 (Light In The Attic)
  9. Lala Lala | The Lamb (Hardly Art)
  10. Klaus Johann Grobe | Du Bist So Symmestrisch (Trouble In Mind)
  11. Jessica Moss | Entanglement (Constellation)
  12. Don't Ask | Don't Ask (Deimos)
  13. Dead Can Dance | Dionysus (S/R)
  14. Jr. Thomas & The Volcanos | Rockstone (Colemine Records)
  15. Various Artists | Something Weird Greatest Hits (Modern Harmonic)
  16. Jon Spencer | Spencer Sings The Hits (In The Red)
  17. Crooked Jades | Empathy Moves the Water (Jade Note Music)
  18. Various Artists | Brainfeeder X (Brainfeeder)
  19. Marissa Nadler | For My Crimes (Sacred Bones)
  20. Beak> | >>> (Invada)
  21. Sneaks | Highway Hypnosis (Merge)
  22. Rays | You Can Get There From Here (Trouble In Mind)
  23. Feeling Kreyol | Las Pale (Strut)
  24. Tuluum Shimmering | Dancing in the Seven Skies (S/R)
  25. Malibu Ken | Malibu Ken (Rhymesayers)
  26. Whateverglades | Knock Knock (No Egrets)
  27. Kenji Kihara | Scenes of Scapes (Inner Islands)
  28. BEAST | Ens (Thrill Jockey Records)
  29. Exploded View | Obey (Sac Bones)
  30. Low | Double Negative (Sub Pop)
  31. Mountain Man | Magic Ship (Nonesuch)
  32. Rosalia | El Mal Querer (Sony)
  33. Sarah Davachi | Gave In Rest (Ba Da Bing)
  34. DJML | Puzzle Vision Toggle (Jacktone)
  35. Ashan | Far Drift Afield (Inner Islands)
  36. Anna Calvi | Hunter (AAA)
  37. Holydrug Couple | Hyper Super Mega (Sacred Bones)
  38. Ar-Kaics | In This Time (Wick)
  39. Moore Brothers | Winters (Unavailable)
  40. Lumerians | Call of the Void (Fuzz Club)
  41. Doctor Nativo | Guatemaya (Stonetree )
  42. Part Time | Spell #6 (Burger)
  43. AddisAbabaBand | Alive (S/R)
  44. Les Halles | Zephyr (Not Not Fun)
  45. Toro Y Moi | Outer Peace (Carpark)
  46. New Zombies | New Zombies (S/R)
  47. Peel Dream Magazine | Modern Meta Physic (Slumberland)
  48. Edie Brickell & New Bohemians | Rocket (Verve Forecast)
  49. Dirty Denim | Dirty Denim EP (S/R)
  50. Alastor | Slave to the Grave (Riding Easy)
  51. Chuck Johnson | Blood Moon Boulder (Scissor Tail Editions)
  52. Night Birds | Roll Credits (Fat Wreck Chords)
  53. Exit Group | Adverse Habitat (Castle Face)
  54. Marcus Strickland Twi-Life | People of the Sun (Blue Note)
  55. Zoe Boekbinder | Shadow (S/R)
  56. Aver | Dressed for CCTV (Village Live)
  57. Open Mike Eagle | What Happens When I Try To Relax (Auto Reverse)
  58. Insolito Universo | La Candela del Rio (Olindo Records)
  59. LakeCube | Beta Sclips (S/R)
  60. Perhapsy | Kingdom Starlight Bliss (PPR)
  61. Tropa Magica | Tropa Magica (Tropi)
  62. Swearin' | Fall Into The Sun (Merge)
  63. Flesh Eaters | I Used To Be Pretty (Yep Roc)
  64. Spirit of the Beehive | Hypnic Jerks (Tiny Engines)
  65. Autogramm | What R U Waiting 4? (Nevado)
  66. Them Are Us Too | Amends (Dais)
  67. Various Artists | Brown Acid: The Seventh Trip (RidingEasy)
  68. Dechirico | The Tokyo School of Electronics (Jacktone)
  69. Lower Self | Lower Self (S/R )
  70. Goon Sax | We're Not Talking (Wichita)
  71. Anne Malin | Fog Area (S/R)
  72. Thin Lips | Chosen Family (Lame)
  73. IDLES | Joy As An Act Of Resistance (Partisan)
  74. Blood Orange | Negro Swan (Domino)
  75. Fenne Lily | On Hold (S/R)
  76. LTF | Jazz Echo (Content (L)abel)
  77. Dirty Projectors | Lamp Lit Prose (Domino)
  78. Dire Wolves | Paradisiacal Mind (Feeding Tube)
  79. Bad Sports | Constant Stimulation (Dirtnap)
  80. Kill Emil | Ghost Diary (Postpartum)
  81. Madeline Kenney | Perfect Shapes (Carpark)
  82. Carbonas | Your Moral Superior (Goner Records)
  83. Don the Tiger | Matanzas (Crammed Discs)
  84. Coil | Time Machines (Dais)
  85. Tirzah | Devotion (Domino)
  86. Rose Droll | Your Dog (Father/Daughter)
  87. Rosanne Cash | She Remembers Everything (Blue Note)
  88. Robohands | Green (Village Live)
  89. Swingin' Utters | Peace and Love (Fat Wreck Chords)
  90. Escape-ism | The Lost Record (Merge)
  91. Molly Burch | First Flower (Captured Tracks)
  92. Mmph | Dear God (Tri-Angle)
  93. Earth Girl Helen Brown | Four Satellites Vol. 1 (In the Red)
  94. Traden | Traden (Subliminal Sounds)
  95. Elvis Costello & The Imposters | Look Now (Concord)
  96. Paper Kites | On the Corner Where You Live (Nettwerk)
  97. Satan's Satyrs | The Lucky Ones (Riding Easy)
  98. Choir Boy | Passive With Desire (Dais)
  99. Daughters | You Won't Get What You Want (Ipecac)
  100. Mike Krol | Power Chords (Merge)