Album Releases by Score

  1. Sunbather - Deafheaven

    92
    • Release Date: Jun 11, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Post-Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.3
    Sunbather Image
  2. Jama Ko - Bassekou Kouyate & Ngoni Ba

    90
    • Release Date: Apr 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): International
    • User Score: 6.0
    Jama Ko Image
  3. Spaces - Nils Frahm

    90
    • Release Date: Nov 19, 2013
    • Genre(s): Avant-Garde, Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.4
    Spaces Image
  4. Like a Rose - Ashley Monroe

    89
    • Release Date: Mar 5, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country
    • User Score: 7.0
    Like a Rose Image
  5. Memorial - Russian Circles

    88
    • Release Date: Oct 29, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.4
    Memorial Image
  6. Loud City Song - Julia Holter

    88
    • Release Date: Aug 20, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 8.5
    Loud City Song Image
    • Release Date: Mar 19, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country, Contemporary Country, Country-Pop
    • User Score: 8.5
    Same Trailer Different Park Image
    • Release Date: Apr 9, 2013
    • Genre(s): Folk, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 8.7
    The Graceless Age Image
  7. M B V - My Bloody Valentine

    87
    • Release Date: Feb 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.3
    M B V Image
  8. Southeastern - Jason Isbell

    87
    • Release Date: Jun 11, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.5
    Southeastern Image
  9. Virgins - Tim Hecker

    87
    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Club/Dance
    • User Score: 8.3
    Virgins Image
    • Release Date: May 21, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Club/Dance
    • User Score: 8.2
    Random Access Memories Image
  10. Annie Up - Pistol Annies

    87
    • Release Date: May 7, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country, Pop/Rock, Contemporary Country, ...
    • User Score: 3.4
    Annie Up Image
  11. Is Survived By - Touche Amore

    87
    • Release Date: Sep 24, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Punk/New Wave, Hardcore Punk
    • User Score: 8.0
    Is Survived By Image
    • Release Date: May 14, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.5
    Innocence is Kinky Image
  12. Beautiful Africa - Rokia Traoré

    87
    • Release Date: Apr 8, 2013
    • Genre(s): International
    • User Score: 8.3
    Beautiful Africa Image
  13. Gone Away Backward - Robbie Fulks

    87
    • Release Date: Aug 27, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country
    • User Score: 3.4
    Gone Away Backward Image
    • Release Date: Dec 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): Soundtrack, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.4
    From the Sea to the Land Beyond [OST] Image
    • Release Date: Jul 9, 2013
    • Genre(s): Emo, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.9
    The  Blackest Beautiful Image
  14. Minute by Minute - The James Hunter Six

    86
    • Release Date: Feb 26, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop, R&B, Soul, ...
    • User Score: 7.8
    Minute by Minute Image
  15. Without a Net - Wayne Shorter

    86
    • Release Date: Feb 5, 2013
    • Genre(s): Jazz
    • User Score: 5.3
    Without a Net Image
  16. Run the Jewels - Killer Mike

    86
    • Release Date: Jun 26, 2013
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • User Score: 8.6
    Run the Jewels Image
  17. Once I Was an Eagle - Laura Marling

    86
    • Release Date: May 28, 2013
    • Genre(s): Folk, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.5
    Once I Was an Eagle Image
  18. In Time - The Mavericks

    86
    • Release Date: Feb 26, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country, Neo-Traditionalist, Tex-Mex
    • User Score: 7.9
    In Time Image
  19. Acid Rap - Chance the Rapper

    86
    • Release Date: Apr 30, 2013
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • User Score: 8.7
    Acid Rap Image
  20. Haw - Hiss Golden Messenger

    86
    • Release Date: Apr 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country, Americana, Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.3
    Haw Image
    • Release Date: Apr 9, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.5
    Shaking the Habitual Image
  21. Impossible Truth - William Tyler

    85
    • Release Date: Mar 19, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country, Folk, Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 6.8
    Impossible Truth Image
    • Release Date: Jul 23, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country, Alt-Country, Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.6
    My Favorite Picture of You Image
  22. American Kid - Patty Griffin

    85
    • Release Date: May 7, 2013
    • Genre(s): Folk, Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.1
    American Kid Image
  23. Muchacho - Phosphorescent

    85
    • Release Date: Mar 19, 2013
    • User Score: 8.0
    Muchacho Image
  24. Wrongdoers - Norma Jean

    85
    • Release Date: Aug 6, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Post-Hardcore, Heavy Metal, ...
    • User Score: 8.4
    Wrongdoers Image
  25. Vertikal - Cult of Luna

    85
    • Release Date: Jan 29, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Heavy Metal
    • User Score: 7.8
    Vertikal Image
  26. Tomorrow's Harvest - Boards of Canada

    85
    • Release Date: Jun 11, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Ambient, Electronica, ...
    • User Score: 8.5
    Tomorrow's Harvest Image
  27. Beyoncé - Beyoncé

    85
    • Release Date: Dec 13, 2013
    • Genre(s): Adult Alternative
    • User Score: 8.1
    Beyoncé Image
  28. Light Up Gold - Parquet Courts

    84
    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.3
    Light Up Gold Image
    • Release Date: Dec 3, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.5
    Love's Crushing Diamond Image
    • Release Date: Nov 5, 2013
    • Genre(s): Bluegrass, Country, Folk, ...
    Divided & United: Songs of the Civil War Image
  29. Sister Faith - Coliseum

    84
    • Release Date: Apr 30, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Post-Hardcore, ...
    Sister Faith Image
    • Release Date: May 21, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.6
    Trouble Will Find Me Image
  30. Excavation - The Haxan Cloak

    84
    • Release Date: Apr 16, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.6
    Excavation Image
  31. Yeezus - Kanye West

    84
    • Release Date: Jun 18, 2013
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • User Score: 7.6
    Yeezus Image
  32. MCII - Mikal Cronin

    84
    • Release Date: May 7, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.4
    MCII Image
  33. Nomad - Bombino

    84
    • Release Date: Apr 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Rock & Roll, International, ...
    • User Score: 8.3
    Nomad Image
    • Release Date: Sep 3, 2013
    • Genre(s): Country, Alt-Country, Americana, ...
    • User Score: 8.1
    The  Worse Things Get, the Harder I Fight, the Harder I Fight, the More I Love You Image
  34. Electric - Pet Shop Boys

    84
    • Release Date: Jul 16, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Dance-Pop, Alternative Dance, ...
    • User Score: 8.1
    Electric Image
    • Release Date: May 14, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.8
    Modern Vampires of the City Image
  35. Dream River - Bill Callahan

    84
    • Release Date: Sep 17, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative
    • User Score: 8.1
    Dream River Image
  36. Man and Myth - Roy Harper

    84
    • Release Date: Sep 23, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    Man and Myth Image
  37. Meir - Kvelertak

    84
    • Release Date: Mar 26, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Heavy Metal
    • User Score: 8.1
    Meir Image
    • Release Date: Jan 22, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative Metal, Heavy Metal, ...
    • User Score: 7.2
    Target Earth Image
  38. Old - Danny Brown

    83
    • Release Date: Oct 8, 2013
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • User Score: 8.5
    Old Image
  39. I Hate Music - Superchunk

    83
    • Release Date: Aug 20, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 7.6
    I Hate Music Image
  40. Silver Bell - Patty Griffin

    83
    • Release Date: Oct 8, 2013
    • Genre(s): Folk, Pop/Rock, Adult Alternative, ...
    • User Score: 7.4
    Silver Bell Image
  41. Amygdala - DJ Koze

    83
    • Release Date: Apr 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic
    • User Score: 7.9
    Amygdala Image
    • Release Date: Apr 9, 2013
    • Genre(s): Experimental, Industrial, Avant-Garde, ...
    No Answer: Lower Floors Image
  42. Apocalypse - Thundercat

    83
    • Release Date: Jul 9, 2013
    • Genre(s): R&B, Pop/Rock, Alternative R&B
    • User Score: 8.5
    Apocalypse Image
  43. Centralia - Mountains

    83
    • Release Date: Jan 22, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Ambient, Experimental Ambient
    • User Score: 7.2
    Centralia Image
  44. Chatma - Tamikrest

    83
    • Release Date: Oct 1, 2013
    • Genre(s): International
    Chatma Image
    • Release Date: Jul 23, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Post-Rock, ...
    • User Score: 7.3
    Circumambulation Image
  45. Slave Vows - The Icarus Line

    83
    • Release Date: Aug 6, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 6.8
    Slave Vows Image
    • Release Date: Oct 21, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.2
    How to Stop Your Brain in an Accident Image
  46. Drone Logic - Daniel Avery

    83
    • Release Date: Oct 7, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, House, Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.5
    Drone Logic Image
  47. Bubblegum - Kevin Devine

    82
    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    Bubblegum Image
  48. I'm a Dreamer - Josephine Foster

    82
    • Release Date: Nov 12, 2013
    • Genre(s): Folk, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.3
    I'm a Dreamer Image
  49. The Electric Lady - Janelle Monáe

    82
    • Release Date: Sep 10, 2013
    • Genre(s): R&B, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Retro-Soul, ...
    • User Score: 8.7
    The  Electric Lady Image
  50. ...Like Clockwork - Queens of the Stone Age

    82
    • Release Date: Jun 4, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop, Pop/Rock, Alternative Metal, ...
    • User Score: 8.9
    ...Like Clockwork Image
    • Release Date: Jul 23, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative Metal, Heavy Metal, ...
    Nothing Violates This Nature Image
  51. Floating Coffin - Thee Oh Sees

    82
    • Release Date: Apr 16, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Garage Punk, ...
    • User Score: 8.4
    Floating Coffin Image
  52. Immunity - Jon Hopkins

    82
    • Release Date: Jun 4, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Techno, Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.4
    Immunity Image
    • Release Date: Feb 26, 2013
    • Genre(s): R&B, Contemporary R&B, Alternative R&B
    • User Score: 8.5
    A Love Surreal Image
  53. Fade - Yo La Tengo

    82
    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.1
    Fade Image
  54. Ripely Pine - Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

    82
    • Release Date: Feb 19, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.6
    Ripely Pine Image
  55. Doris - Earl Sweatshirt

    82
    • Release Date: Aug 20, 2013
    • Genre(s): Rap, Alternative Rap, Underground Rap, ...
    • User Score: 8.4
    Doris Image
    • Release Date: May 14, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative
    • User Score: 8.4
    Pale Green Ghosts Image
  56. Honeys - Pissed Jeans

    82
    • Release Date: Feb 12, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 7.8
    Honeys Image
  57. Time Off - Steve Gunn

    82
    • Release Date: Jun 18, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Neo-Psychedelia, ...
    Time Off Image
    • Release Date: May 7, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.6
    Silence Yourself Image
  58. Overgrown - James Blake

    82
    • Release Date: Apr 9, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.6
    Overgrown Image
    • Release Date: Apr 9, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 8.6
    Wakin on a Pretty Daze Image
  59. Wild Light - 65daysofstatic

    82
    • Release Date: Oct 29, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 7.6
    Wild Light Image
  60. Dig Thy Savage Soul - Barrence Whitfield & the Savages

    82
    • Release Date: Aug 13, 2013
    • Genre(s): R&B, Pop/Rock, Rock & Roll, ...
    Dig Thy Savage Soul Image
  61. Pain Is Beauty - Chelsea Wolfe

    82
    • Release Date: Sep 3, 2013
    • Genre(s): Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 8.8
    Pain Is Beauty Image
  62. Stitches - Califone

    82
    • Release Date: Sep 3, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Rock, ...
    • User Score: 8.0
    Stitches Image
  63. Sempiternal - Bring Me the Horizon

    81
    • Release Date: Apr 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Heavy Metal, ...
    • User Score: 7.6
    Sempiternal Image
  64. About Farewell - Alela Diane

    81
    • Release Date: Jul 30, 2013
    • Genre(s): Folk, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 8.3
    About Farewell Image
  65. The Next Day - David Bowie

    81
    • Release Date: Mar 12, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.2
    The Next Day Image
  66. Siberia - Polvo

    81
    • Release Date: Oct 1, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Rock, ...
    Siberia Image
  67. John Wizards - John Wizards

    81
    • Release Date: Sep 3, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.8
    John Wizards Image
  68. AM - Arctic Monkeys

    81
    • Release Date: Sep 10, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • User Score: 8.5
    AM Image
  69. Settle - Disclosure

    81
    • Release Date: Jun 4, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, House, Garage, ...
    • User Score: 8.4
    Settle Image
  70. The Inheritors - James Holden

    81
    • Release Date: Jun 17, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic
    • User Score: 7.7
    The Inheritors Image
    • Release Date: May 28, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Pop/Rock, Dubstep
    • User Score: 7.9
    Cold Spring Fault Less Youth Image
  71. Kaani - Tal National

    81
    • Release Date: Sep 10, 2013
    • Genre(s): International, West African, African Traditions, ...
    Kaani Image
  72. R Plus Seven - Oneohtrix Point Never

    81
    • Release Date: Sep 30, 2013
    • Genre(s): Electronic
    • User Score: 8.5
    R Plus Seven Image
  73. Push the Sky Away - Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds

    81
    • Release Date: Feb 19, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 8.4
    Push the Sky Away Image
    • Release Date: Jul 2, 2013
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • User Score: 7.4
    L'Ami du Peuple Image
    • Release Date: Aug 13, 2013
    • Genre(s): Folk, Americana, Pop/Rock, ...
    • User Score: 7.8
    Pushin' Against a Stone Image

*Only albums with seven or more reviews are eligible. EPs, live albums, box sets, re-issues, and compilations are also excluded.

Highs and Lows

  1. Run the Jewels 3 - Run the Jewels

    88
    • Release Date: Dec 25, 2016
    • User Score: 9.1
    Run the Jewels 3 Image
    • Release Date: Jan 13, 2017
    • User Score: 6.4
    Godfather Image
    • Release Date: Jan 27, 2017
    Ty Segall (2017) Image
  2. I See You - The xx

    85
    • Release Date: Jan 13, 2017
    • User Score: 8.3
    I See You Image
  3. Stellular - Rose Elinor Dougall

    84
    • Release Date: Jan 20, 2017
    Stellular Image