Top 100 Albums of the Month

July 2019

  1. Various Artists | Unusual Sounds (Anthology)
  2. Various Artists | Outro Tempo II: Electronic and Contemporary Music From Brazil, 1984-1996 (Music From Memory)
  3. Prince | Originals (Warner Bros.)
  4. Cate Le Bon | Reward (Mexican Summer)
  5. Death and Vanilla | Are You A Dreamer? (Fire)
  6. Choosey & Exile | Black Beans (Dirty Science)
  7. Quantic | Atlantic Oscillations (Tru Thoughts)
  8. Various Artists | Pacific Breeze: Japanese City Pop, AOR And Boogie 1976-1986 (Light In The Attic)
  9. Briefs | Platinum Rats (Burger)
  10. Earthen Sea | Grass and Trees (Kranky)
  11. Rakta | Falha Comun (Nada Discos)
  12. Darts | I Like You But Not Like That (Alternative Tentacles)
  13. Amyl & the Sniffers | Amyl & the Sniffers (ATO)
  14. Saba Alizadeh | Scattered Memories (Karlrecords)
  15. Mavis Staples | We Get By (Anti-)
  16. Boogarins | Sombrou Duvida (OAR)
  17. DJ Yoda | Homecooking (Lewis)
  18. Julie Coker | A Life In The Limelight (Lagos Disco & Itsekiri Highlife 1976-1981) (Kalita Records)
  19. HRNS | Naomi (Warm Winters Ltd)
  20. Altin Gun | Gece (ATO)
  21. Com Truise | Persuasion System (Ghostly)
  22. Lee Fields & The Expressions | It Rains Love (Big Crown)
  23. Steel Pulse | Mass Manipulation (Rootfire Cooperative)
  24. Visible Cloaks, Yoshio Ojima and Satsuki Shibano | Serenitatem (Rvng Intl.)
  25. Aymee Nuviola | A Journey Through Cuban Music (Sony Music)
  26. Black Keys | Let's Rock (Easy Eye)
  27. Fruit Bats | Gold Past Life (Merge)
  28. Bill Callahan | Shepherd in a Sheepskin Vest (Drag City)
  29. Black Midi | Schlagenheim (Rough Trad)
  30. Calexico/Iron & Wine | Years to Burn (Sub Pop)
  31. Keb' Mo' | Oklahoma (Concord)
  32. Pip Blom | Boat (Heavenly Recordings/Pias)
  33. Dream Syndicate | These Times (Anti)
  34. Daddy Long Legs | Lowdown Ways (Yep Roc)
  35. Jackets | Queen of the Pill (Voodoo Rhythm)
  36. Mystery Lights | Too Much Tension (Wick)
  37. Laura Cannell | The Sky Untuned (Brawl)
  38. Sunn O))) | Life Metal (Southern Lord)
  39. Sarah Bethe Nelson | Weird Glow (Burger)
  40. Karen Gwyer | Man On Mountain (Don't Be Afraid)
  41. Ahmedou Ahmed Lowla | Terrouzi (Sahel Sounds)
  42. Cactus Blossoms | Easy Way (S/R)
  43. Seablite | Grass Stains and Novacaine (Emotional Response)
  44. Stan Getz Quartet | Getz At The Gate: The Stan Getz Quartet Live At The Village Gate Nov. 26 1961 ()
  45. Gauche | A People's History of Gauche (Merge)
  46. Barrett Martin Group | Songs of the Firebird (Sunyata)
  47. Arteries | Arteries (Nadine)
  48. Tacocat | This Mess Is A Place (Sub Pop)
  49. Altars Altars | Fragments (Home Normal)
  50. French Vanilla | How Am I Not Myself? (Danger Collective)
  51. Daniel Thorne | Lines of Sight (Erased Tapes)
  52. The Oh Sees | Grave Blockers (Castle Face)
  53. Zenit | Straight Ahead (Edition Hawara)
  54. Vanishing Twin | The Age of Immunology (Fire)
  55. ` Tadzio | The Sick Room (Blight Records)
  56. Pup | Morbid Stuff (Little Dipper)
  57. Pow! | Shift (Castle Face)
  58. Wand | Laughing Matter (Drag City)
  59. Daona | The Secret Assembly (Faustus)
  60. Aggrolites | Reggae Now! (Pirates Press)
  61. Sea Urchin | Tahtib (Bokeh Versions)
  62. Peter Perrett | Humanworld (Domino)
  63. Protomartyr | No Passion All Technique (Domino)
  64. Plaid | Polymer (Warp)
  65. Chai | Punk (Burger)
  66. Vicious Cycles | Motorcycho (Pirates Press)
  67. Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real | Turn Off The News (Build A Garden) (Fantasy)
  68. Reigning Sound | Abdication... For Your Love (Merge)
  69. Graham Dunning | Music For Climbing Walls (LTR)
  70. Various Artists | Co-Op (Original Cast Album) (Lakeshore)
  71. Old Firm Casuals | Holger Danske (Pirates Press)
  72. Dressy Bessy | Fast Faster Disaster (Yep Roc)
  73. Erik Wollo | Sources (Early Works 1986-1992) (Smalltown Supersound)
  74. Damien Jurado | In the Shape of a Storm (Mama Bird)
  75. Aldous Harding | Designer (4AD)
  76. Charger | Charger (Pirates Press)
  77. Black Mountain | Destroyer (Jagjaguwar)
  78. Breathe Blow Burn | Breathe Blow Burn (Super Invincible)
  79. Areni Agbabian | Bloom (ECM)
  80. Cucina Povera | Zoom (Night School)
  81. Cold Beat | A Simple Reflection (Dark Entries)
  82. MJ Lallo | Take Me With You (Seance Centre)
  83. Crumb | Jinx (S/R)
  84. Caleb Burhans | Past Lives (Canteloupe)
  85. Ondo Fudd | Eyes Glide Through The Oxide (The Trilogy Tapes)
  86. Fontaines DC | Dogrel (Partisan)
  87. Gnoomes | Mu! (Rocket)
  88. Elephant9 | Psychedelic backfire 1 (Forced Exposure)
  89. Sarchasm | Beach Blanket Bummer Pop (Asian Man)
  90. Thad Anderson | Lines & Spaces (Parma)
  91. Nazamba | Nazamba (Dub Quake)
  92. Eddy Senay | Step by Step (Modern Harmonic)
  93. Motoko and Myers | Basis Key (S/R)
  94. Kissing Party | Mom & Dad (BBYV)
  95. Rising Appalachia | Leylines (Cometolife)
  96. Tim Hecker | Anoyo (Kranky)
  97. Simon Sammut & Omar Vazquez | Gravity (S/R)
  98. Big Thief | U.F.O.F. (4AD)
  99. Sadistik | Haunted Gardens (Clockwork Grey)
  100. Bat! | Bat Music For Bat People (Cleopatra )