Album Releases by Score

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    • Release Date: Sep 15, 2017
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • Metascore: 82
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  1. Choir of the Mind - Emily Haines & the Soft Skeleton

    9.4
    • Release Date: Sep 15, 2017
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 74
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  2. In Rainbows - Radiohead

    9.2
    • Release Date: Oct 10, 2007
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 88
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  3. Kid A - Radiohead

    9.2
    • Release Date: Oct 3, 2000
    • Genre(s): Rock, Electronic, Alternative
    • Metascore: 80
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    • Release Date: May 8, 2016
    • Genre(s): Alternative, Pop/Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 88
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  4. To Pimp A Butterfly - Kendrick Lamar

    9.1
    • Release Date: Mar 16, 2015
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • Metascore: 96
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    • Release Date: Oct 22, 2012
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • Metascore: 91
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  5. Lonerism - Tame Impala

    9.1
    • Release Date: Oct 9, 2012
    • Genre(s): Indie Rock, Neo-Psychedelia
    • Metascore: 88
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  6. Melody's Echo Chamber - Melody's Echo Chamber

    9.1
    • Release Date: Sep 25, 2012
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Pop, ...
    • Metascore: 79
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  7. Ceremonials - Florence + the Machine

    9.1
    • Release Date: Nov 1, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 75
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    • Release Date: Feb 22, 2011
    • Genre(s): Jazz, Jazz Instrument, Avant-Garde Jazz, ...
    • Metascore: 82
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  8. The ArchAndroid - Janelle Monáe

    9.1
    • Release Date: May 18, 2010
    • Genre(s): R&B, Soul
    • Metascore: 91
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  9. Lungs - Florence + the Machine

    9.1
    • Release Date: Oct 20, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Pop, Alternative
    • Metascore: 79
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  10. The Spinning Top - Graham Coxon

    9.1
    • Release Date: May 11, 2009
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 66
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    • Release Date: Apr 28, 2008
    • Genre(s): Rock
    • Metascore: 81
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    • Release Date: Feb 19, 2008
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 88
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  11. Boxer - The National

    9.1
    • Release Date: May 22, 2007
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 86
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  12. Stadium Arcadium - Red Hot Chili Peppers

    9.1
    • Release Date: May 9, 2006
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 73
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  13. Funeral - Arcade Fire

    9.1
    • Release Date: Sep 14, 2004
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 90
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    • Release Date: Feb 10, 2004
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 76
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    • Release Date: Jul 22, 2003
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 58
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  14. Good Mourning - Alkaline Trio

    9.1
    • Release Date: May 13, 2003
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 79
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    • Release Date: Mar 4, 2003
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 72
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  15. Cry - Faith Hill

    9.1
    • Release Date: Oct 15, 2002
    • Genre(s): Country
    • Metascore: 59
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    • Release Date: Aug 20, 2002
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 81
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    • Release Date: Mar 12, 2002
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 83
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    • Release Date: Mar 12, 2002
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 73
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  16. Blood Sport - Sneaker Pimps

    9.1
    • Release Date: Feb 19, 2002
    • Genre(s): Rock, Electronic, Alternative
    • Metascore: 50
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  17. Insignificance - Jim O'Rourke

    9.1
    • Release Date: Nov 20, 2001
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 81
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  18. Since I Left You - The Avalanches

    9.1
    • Release Date: Nov 6, 2001
    • Genre(s): Dance, Electronic
    • Metascore: 89
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  19. Is This It? - The Strokes

    9.1
    • Release Date: Oct 9, 2001
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 91
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    • Release Date: Aug 28, 2001
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Alternative
    • Metascore: 88
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    • Release Date: May 15, 2001
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative, Metal
    • Metascore: 75
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  20. Lions - The Black Crowes

    9.1
    • Release Date: May 8, 2001
    • Genre(s): Rock
    • Metascore: 50
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  21. Discovery - Daft Punk

    9.1
    • Release Date: Mar 13, 2001
    • Genre(s): Dance, Electronic
    • Metascore: 74
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  22. Mwng - Super Furry Animals

    9.1
    • Release Date: Jun 20, 2000
    • Genre(s): Rock, Pop, Alternative, ...
    • Metascore: 84
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    • Release Date: May 23, 2000
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 75
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  23. Hiss Spun - Chelsea Wolfe

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 22, 2017
    • Genre(s): Alternative/Indie Rock
    • Metascore: 78
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    • Release Date: Dec 4, 2015
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 72
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    • Release Date: Oct 9, 2015
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 73
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  24. How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful - Florence + the Machine

    9.0
    • Release Date: Jun 2, 2015
    • Genre(s): Pop, Pop/Rock, Adult Alternative, ...
    • Metascore: 77
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  25. Aquarius - Tinashe

    9.0
    • Release Date: Oct 7, 2014
    • Genre(s): R&B, Contemporary R&B
    • Metascore: 80
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  26. Lateness of Dancers - Hiss Golden Messenger

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 9, 2014
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 81
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  27. Pink City - Jennifer Castle

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 2, 2014
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 85
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  28. May - Broken Twin

    9.0
    • Release Date: Apr 29, 2014
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 78
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  29. Arc Iris - Arc Iris

    9.0
    • Release Date: Apr 1, 2014
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Contemporary, ...
    • Metascore: 78
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  30. Kin - Iamamiwhoami

    9.0
    • Release Date: Nov 6, 2012
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Electronic
    • Metascore: 74
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    • Release Date: Jun 19, 2012
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Adult Alternative, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 89
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  31. Celebration Rock - Japandroids

    9.0
    • Release Date: Jun 5, 2012
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock
    • Metascore: 83
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  32. Daybreaker - Architects

    9.0
    • Release Date: Jun 5, 2012
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Heavy Metal
    • Metascore: 73
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    • Release Date: May 15, 2012
    • Genre(s): Electronic
    • Metascore: 74
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  33. Prophet - Ramona Falls

    9.0
    • Release Date: May 1, 2012
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 77
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  34. MTV Unplugged [Live] - Florence + the Machine

    9.0
    • Release Date: Apr 10, 2012
    • Genre(s): Pop, R&B, Pop/Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 66
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    • Release Date: Dec 13, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Indie Rock
    • Metascore: 75
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    • Release Date: Nov 15, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 75
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  35. Replica - Oneohtrix Point Never

    9.0
    • Release Date: Nov 8, 2011
    • Genre(s): Electronic
    • Metascore: 80
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    • Release Date: Oct 18, 2011
    • Genre(s): Electronic, Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 76
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  36. Rapprocher - Class Actress

    9.0
    • Release Date: Oct 18, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 69
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  37. Hurricane - Grace Jones

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 6, 2011
    • Genre(s): Rock, Dance, Alternative
    • Metascore: 72
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    • Release Date: Jul 5, 2011
    • Genre(s): R&B, Pop/Rock, Contemporary R&B
    • Metascore: 76
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  38. Castlemania - Thee Oh Sees

    9.0
    • Release Date: May 10, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 77
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  39. Here We Rest - Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit

    9.0
    • Release Date: Apr 12, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 76
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  40. The Parallax: Hypersleep Dialogues - Between the Buried and Me

    9.0
    • Release Date: Apr 12, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Post-Hardcore, ...
    • Metascore: 77
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  41. Welcome Home Armageddon - Funeral For A Friend

    9.0
    • Release Date: Mar 15, 2011
    • Genre(s): Heavy Metal
    • Metascore: 77
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  42. Departing - The Rural Alberta Advantage

    9.0
    • Release Date: Mar 1, 2011
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 75
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  43. Love Me Back - Jazmine Sullivan

    9.0
    • Release Date: Nov 30, 2010
    • Genre(s): R&B, Pop/Rock, Contemporary R&B
    • Metascore: 82
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    • Release Date: Nov 22, 2010
    • Genre(s): Pop, Electronic, Pop/Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 86
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    • Release Date: Nov 22, 2010
    • Genre(s): Pop, Rap, Pop/Rock, ...
    • Metascore: 94
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    • Release Date: Sep 28, 2010
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Indie Rock, Noise-Rock
    • Metascore: 81
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  44. Rivers - Wildbirds & Peacedrums

    9.0
    • Release Date: Aug 24, 2010
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock, Alternative/Indie Rock, Alternative Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 77
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  45. Foundling - David Gray

    9.0
    • Release Date: Aug 17, 2010
    • Genre(s): Pop/Rock
    • Metascore: 62
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  46. The Budos Band III - The Budos Band

    9.0
    • Release Date: Aug 10, 2010
    • Genre(s): R&B
    • Metascore: 85
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    • Release Date: Jun 8, 2010
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock, Alternative, ...
    • Metascore: 74
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    • Release Date: May 25, 2010
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative, Metal
    • Metascore: 82
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  47. Distant Relatives - Nas And Damian Marley

    9.0
    • Release Date: May 18, 2010
    • Genre(s): Rap, Reggae
    • Metascore: 73
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  48. Li(f)e - Sage Francis

    9.0
    • Release Date: May 11, 2010
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • Metascore: 68
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  49. Wild Hunt - The Tallest Man on Earth

    9.0
    • Release Date: Apr 13, 2010
    • Genre(s): Rock, Folk, Singer-Songwriter
    • Metascore: 79
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    • Release Date: Apr 6, 2010
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 81
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    • Release Date: Feb 23, 2010
    • Genre(s): Rock, Country
    • Metascore: 79
    American VI: Ain't No Grave Image
  50. Odd Blood - Yeasayer

    9.0
    • Release Date: Feb 9, 2010
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 78
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    • Release Date: Nov 17, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rap
    • Metascore: 79
    Felt 3: A Tribute To Rosie Perez Image
  51. Them Crooked Vultures - Them Crooked Vultures

    9.0
    • Release Date: Nov 17, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock
    • Metascore: 75
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  52. Seek Magic - Memory Tapes

    9.0
    • Release Date: Nov 9, 2009
    • Genre(s): Dance, Electronic
    • Metascore: 86
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    • Release Date: Nov 3, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative, Live
    • Metascore: 93
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  53. Sainthood - Tegan and Sara

    9.0
    • Release Date: Oct 27, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 78
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  54. Revolution - Miranda Lambert

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 29, 2009
    • Genre(s): Country
    • Metascore: 85
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  55. Rain Machine - Rain Machine

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 22, 2009
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock, Experimental
    • Metascore: 66
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  56. Truelove's Gutter - Richard Hawley

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 22, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative, Singer-Songwriter
    • Metascore: 79
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  57. Journal For Plague Lovers - Manic Street Preachers

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 15, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 85
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  58. 11:11 - Rodrigo y Gabriela

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 8, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Folk
    • Metascore: 81
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  59. Joy - Phish

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 8, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock
    • Metascore: 65
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  60. Signal Morning - Circulatory System

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 8, 2009
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 81
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  61. Two Dancers - Wild Beasts

    9.0
    • Release Date: Sep 8, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock
    • Metascore: 83
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    • Release Date: Aug 18, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Blues, Singer-Songwriter
    • Metascore: 77
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  62. Hospice - The Antlers

    9.0
    • Release Date: Aug 18, 2009
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock, Folk
    • Metascore: 83
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  63. ...And the Ever Expanding Universe - The Most Serene Republic

    9.0
    • Release Date: Jul 14, 2009
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 70
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  64. Electric Dirt - Levon Helm

    9.0
    • Release Date: Jun 30, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock
    • Metascore: 84
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  65. Dragonslayer - Sunset Rubdown

    9.0
    • Release Date: Jun 23, 2009
    • Genre(s): Indie, Rock
    • Metascore: 81
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  66. Farm - Dinosaur Jr.

    9.0
    • Release Date: Jun 23, 2009
    • Genre(s): Rock, Alternative
    • Metascore: 76
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*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. American Dream - LCD Soundsystem

    88
    • Release Date: Sep 1, 2017
    • User Score: 8.9
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  2. V - The Horrors

    87
    • Release Date: Sep 22, 2017
    • User Score: 8.9
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  3. Sleep Well Beast - The National

    85
    • Release Date: Sep 8, 2017
    • User Score: 8.9
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  4. Hallelujah Anyhow - Hiss Golden Messenger

    85
    • Release Date: Sep 22, 2017
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  5. I Tell a Fly - Benjamin Clementine

    84
    • Release Date: Oct 6, 2017
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