Top 100 Albums of the Month

November 2019

  1. Ikebe Shakedown | Kings Left Behind (Colemine Records)
  2. Angel Olsen | All Mirrors (Jagjaguwar)
  3. Various Artists | You're Not From Around Here (Numero Group)
  4. Moon Duo | Stars Are the Light (Sacred Bones)
  5. Black Marble | Bigger Than Life (Sacred Bones)
  6. Amendola vs. Blades | Everybody Wins (Royal Potato Family)
  7. Angelique Kidjo | Celia (Decca)
  8. Freddie Gibbs & Madlib | Bandana (Keep Cool/RCA)
  9. Hillbilly Moon Explosion | The Sparky Sessions (Freedonia)
  10. Floating Points | Crush (Ninja Tune)
  11. Negativland | True False (Seeland)
  12. Devendra Banhart | Ma (Nonesuch Records)
  13. Operator Music Band | Duo Duo (Broken Circles)
  14. L'Orange & Jeremiah Jae | Complicate Your Life With Violence (Mello Music Group)
  15. Belle & Sebastian | Days of the Bagnold Summer (Matador)
  16. Brittany Howard | Jaime (ATO)
  17. Land of Kush | Sand Enigma (Constellation)
  18. Teebs | Anicca (Brainfeeder)
  19. Carla dal Forno | Look Up Sharp (Kallista Records)
  20. Omni | Networker (SubPop)
  21. Chastity Belt | Chastity Belt (Hardly Art)
  22. Girl Band | The Talkies (Rough Trade)
  23. Matana Roberts | Coin Coin Chapter Four: Memphis (Constellation)
  24. Iggy Pop | Free (Loma Vista)
  25. Neal Francis | Changes (Karma Chief)
  26. Various Artists | Sad About The Times (Anthology)
  27. Big Thief | Two Hands (4AD)
  28. Sudan Archives | Athena (Stones Throw)
  29. HTRK | Venus in Leo (Ghostly International)
  30. Mort Garson | Mother Earth's Plantasia (Sacred Bones Records)
  31. Seratones | Power (New West)
  32. Lisa Prank | Perfect Love Song (Father/Daughter Records)
  33. Automatic | Signal (Stones Throw)
  34. (Sandy) Alex G | House of Sugar (Domino)
  35. Bat For Lashes | Lost Girl (AWAL)
  36. Laurie Anderson, Choegyal Tenzin, & Jesse Paris | Songs From the Bardo (Smithsonian)
  37. Various Artists | Night City Life (Spacetalk Records)
  38. Akiko Yano | Iroha Ni Konpeitou (We Want Sounds)
  39. Various Artists | Strut My Stuff: Obscure Country and Hillbilly Boppers (Modern Harmonic)
  40. Lady Midnight | Death Before Mourning (Sound Verite)
  41. Baritone Madness | Baritone Madness (Chronograph)
  42. Olivia Jean | Night Owl (Third Man)
  43. Sofie Birch | Island Alchemy (Constellation Tatsu)
  44. Fly Pan Am | C'est Ca (Con Stella Ties)
  45. King Tubby & Riley All Stars | Concrete Jungle Dub (Dub Store)
  46. Lightning Bolt | Sonic Citadel (Thrill Jockey)
  47. Deradoorian | Disembodied Improvisations Vol 1 (Self Released)
  48. Bongo Hop, The | Satingarona Pt 2 (Underdog)
  49. Karate Boogaloo | KB's Mixtape No. 2 (Hopestreet)
  50. Julia Jacklin | Crushing (Polyvinyl)
  51. Pharmakon | Devour (Sacred Bones)
  52. Dakh Daughters | Air (S/R)
  53. Lana Del Rey | Norman Fucking Rockwell (Universal)
  54. Adrian Belew | Pop Sided (S/R)
  55. Particle Kid | Window Rock (OAR)
  56. Iron Crown | Before the Void (Iron Crown)
  57. New Pornographers | In the Morse Code of Brake Lights (Concord)
  58. Gaelynn Lea | Learning How to Stay (S/R)
  59. J. Pavone String Ensemble | Brick and Mortar (Birdwatcher)
  60. Vivian Girls | Memory (Polyvinyl)
  61. Dry Cleaning | Sweet Princess (S/R)
  62. SUSS | High Line (Northern Spy)
  63. Billie Eilish | When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? (Interscope)
  64. Lizzo | Cuz I Love You (Atlantic)
  65. Klein | Lifetime (S/R)
  66. Sui Zhen | Losing, Linda (Cascine)
  67. Various Artists | Ryley Walker Presents Imaginational Anthem Vol. 9 (Tompkins Square)
  68. Psychedelic Porn Crumpets | And Now For The Whatchamacallit (Marathon Artists)
  69. Kate Tempest | The Book Of Traps and Lessons (Republic)
  70. Jenny Hval | The Practice of Love (Sacred Bones)
  71. Kraak & Smaak | Pleasure Centre (Boogie Angst)
  72. Body Without Organs | Isis and Thoth (Dark Entries)
  73. Tinariwen | Amadjar (ANTI)
  74. Blues Lawyer | Something Different (Mt St Mtn)
  75. Inoyama Land | Commissions: 1977-2000 (Empire of Signs)
  76. Pixies | Beneath the Eyrie (BMG Rights Management)
  77. Flaming Lips | King's Mouth: Music and Songs (Warner)
  78. Libretto & Buscrates | Eternal Ridin' (Liquid Beat)
  79. Dave Hamilton's Raw Detroit Gospel | Sacred Sounds: 1969-1974 (Kent Soul)
  80. Boy Scouts | Free Company (Anti-)
  81. Y La Bamba | Entre Los Dos (Tender Loving Empire)
  82. Black Belt Eagle Scout | At The Party With My Brown Friends (Saddle Creek)
  83. Kali Malone | The Sacrificial Code (iDeal Recordings)
  84. Rubinoos | From Home (Yep Roc)
  85. Tapes and Topographies | Ubiquitous Clouds (Simulacra)
  86. Telefon Tel Aviv | Dreams Are Not Enough (Ghostly)
  87. Ezra Furman | Twelve Nudes (Bella Union)
  88. Various Artists | Soul Slabs Vol.2 (Colemine)
  89. Holly Herndon | Proto (4AD)
  90. Guerilla Toss | Twisted Crystal (DFA)
  91. DIIV | Deceiver (Captured Tracks)
  92. Hakobune | Rain Studies (Constellation Tatsu)
  93. Lee Hazlewood | 400 Miles from LA (Light in the Attic)
  94. Hannah Williams & the Affirmations | 50 Foot Woman (Record Kicks)
  95. Remulak | One (Village Live)
  96. Red River Dialect | Abundance Welcoming Ghosts (Paradise of Bachelors)
  97. METZ | Automat (Sub Pop)
  98. Babe Rainbow | Today (30th Century)
  99. Stargazer Lilies | Occabot (Rad Cult)
  100. Mac Demarco | Mac Demarco Does Haruomi Hosono (Light in the Attic)