Album Releases by Score

The Beatles [White Album] [50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition] 1.

The Beatles [White Album] [50th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition]

by The Beatles
November 9, 2018
The six CD and 1 Blu-ray box set for the rock band's 1968 multi-platinum album features a new mix by producer Giles Martin and Sam Okell, as well as 27 acoustic demos (the Esher Demos) and 50 session takes.
Metascore:
100
User Score:
7.8
Girly-Sound to Guyville [Box Set] 2.

Girly-Sound to Guyville [Box Set]

by Liz Phair
May 4, 2018
The remastered and reissue of the singer-songwriter's 1993 debut Matador Records release Exile In Guyville includes her three Girly-Sound cassettes: Yo Yo Buddy Yup Yup Word to Ya Muthuh, Girls! Girls! Girls!, and Sooty.
Metascore:
99
User Score:
6.0
Music from Big Pink [50th Anniversary] 3.

Music from Big Pink [50th Anniversary]

by The Band
August 31, 2018
The re-release of the 1968 debut of the roots rock group features a new stereo mix produced by Bob Clearmountain as well as a previously unreleased a cappella track, six outtakes and alternative versions.
Metascore:
99
User Score:
7.8
Electric Ladyland [50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition] 4.

Electric Ladyland [50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition]

by The Jimi Hendrix Experience
November 9, 2018
The remastered of the 1968 album includes a disc of early demos and outtakes, the soundboard recording of the September 14, 1968 Hollywood Bowl concert and a dvd of the 90-minute documentary on the making of Electric Ladyland.
Metascore:
97
User Score:
8.9
Appetite for Destruction: Super Deluxe Edition [Box Set] 5.

Appetite for Destruction: Super Deluxe Edition [Box Set]

by Guns N' Roses
June 29, 2018
The five-disc box set features the remaster of hard rock band's 1987 debut album, a disc of B-sides, the 1986 demo session at Sound City Studios, two previously unreleased tracks from sessions with Mike Clink, and a blu-ray disc which includes music videos. A 96-page hardcover book and six lithographs, three replicas of concert tickets, a copy of a video shoot flyer, a wall poster, and temporary band tattoos are also included.
Metascore:
95
User Score:
7.0
Room 25 6.

Room 25

by Noname
September 14, 2018
The debut full-length release for the Los Angeles-based Chicago rapper was self-released.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
8.4
Imagine: The Ultimate Collection [Box Set] 7.

Imagine: The Ultimate Collection [Box Set]

by John Lennon
October 12, 2018
The six-disc (four CDs/two Blu-rays) box set of the pop icon's 1971 solo album features a new stereo mix by Paul Hicks, the original raw studio mix, a disc of demos and outtakes, an audio version of The Evolution Documentary, while the Blu-rays contain more high definition mixes as well as The Evolution Documentary and The Elliot Mintz Interviews.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
8.1
Cinema [Box Set] 8.

Cinema [Box Set]

by Holger Czukay
March 23, 2018
The five-disc collection of music from the co-founding member of Can also includes a a 36-page booklet, a DVD of the 1988 TV movie Krieg Der Töne, and a 7” “VinylVideo” containing a single-take Cool In The Pool promo film.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
6.8
Care For Me 9.

Care For Me

by Saba
April 5, 2018
The second full-length release for the Chicago rapper was influenced in part by the death of his cousin Walter Long, Jr. and was co-produced with daedaePIVOT and Daoud.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
8.8
...And Justice for All [30th Anniversary Expanded Edition] 10.

...And Justice for All [30th Anniversary Expanded Edition]

by Metallica
November 2, 2018
The remastered release of the metal band's 1988 album features a CD of a sampling of live tracks and a CD of demos. The super deluxe box set includes additional rough mixes, demos, the James’ Riff Tapes, six CDs of full live concerts and four DVDs of live footage.
Metascore:
93
User Score:
8.9
Time Will Die and Love Will Bury It 11.

Time Will Die and Love Will Bury It

by Rolo Tomassi
March 2, 2018
The fifth full-length studio release for the British rock band was recorded and mixed by Lewis Johns.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
7.2
Rifles and Rosary Beads 12.

Rifles and Rosary Beads

by Mary Gauthier
January 26, 2018
The latest release from the singer-songwriter co-wrote the collection of songs about the lives of veterans and their families who are a part of the nonprofit, Songwriting with Soldiers.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
7.8
Socks 13.

Socks

by JD McPherson
November 2, 2018
Featuring all original holiday-themed songs, the Christmas album from the singer-songwriter includes a guest appearance from Lucie Silvas.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
5.6
More Blood, More Tracks: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 14 14.

More Blood, More Tracks: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 14

by Bob Dylan
November 2, 2018
The 14th release from Dylan's Bootleg series features a six-disc deluxe box set that collects tracks from the six sessions in New York and Minneapolis in 1974 for 1975's Blood On The Tracks.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
7.9
Holy Hell 15.

Holy Hell

by Architects
November 9, 2018
The eighth full-length release for the British metalcore band is its first without Tom Searle, who passed away in August 2016.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
8.9
Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album 16.

Both Directions at Once: The Lost Album

by John Coltrane
June 29, 2018
A copy of the legendary jazz saxophonist's March 1963 session with producer Bob Thiele and Coltrane's band: McCoy Tyner, Elvin Jones, and Jimmy Garrison features two never heard before songs. A deluxe edition includes seven alternative takes, including four of "Impressions."
Metascore:
90
User Score:
7.9
Orquesta Akokan 17.

Orquesta Akokan

by Orquesta Akokan
March 30, 2018
The debut full-length release for the big band Latin collective led by José Pepito Gómez was recorded live to tape over a three day session and was produced by Jacob Plasse and arranged by Mike Eckroth.
Metascore:
90
User Score:
8.4
A Man I'd Rather Be, (Part 1) [Box Set] 18.

A Man I'd Rather Be, (Part 1) [Box Set]

by Bert Jansch
February 23, 2018
The four-disc set features the Scottish singer-songwriter's first three Transatlantic albums (Bert Jansch, It Don't Bother Me, and Jack Orion) as well as the 1966's Bert And John, a collaboration with John Renbourn (who would later join Jansch in the folk band Pentangle).
Metascore:
90
User Score:
tbd
Honey 19.

Honey

by Robyn
October 26, 2018
The first full-length release in eight years for the Swedish artist features contributions from with Joseph Mount of Metronomy, Klas Åhlund, Adam Bainbridge, Mr. Tophat, and Zhal.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.5
Roxy: Tonight's the Night Live 20.

Roxy: Tonight's the Night Live

by Neil Young
April 20, 2018
The 18-track collection of live tracks recorded in September 1973 at Los Angeles' The Roxy soon after the singer-songwriter and the Santa Monica Flyers had completed recording of 1975's Tonight's The Night.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.1
First Collection 2006-2009 [Box Set] 21.

First Collection 2006-2009 [Box Set]

by Fleet Foxes
November 9, 2018
The four-disc box set features the Seattle indie-folk band's first album and three EPs, including the self-titled 2006 EP, the 2008 Sun Giant EP, and a disc of demos, rare tracks and B-sides.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
7.7
Safe In The Hands Of Love 22.

Safe In The Hands Of Love

by Yves Tumor
September 5, 2018
The surprise release from the experimental artist from Tennessee features a guest appearance from James K.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.0
Chris 23.

Chris

by Christine and the Queens
September 21, 2018
The second full-length release for the French pop artist features a guest appearance from Dâm-Funk.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
7.9
Golden Hour 24.

Golden Hour

by Kacey Musgraves
March 30, 2018
The seventh full-length release for the country singer-songwriter was co-produced with Daniel Tashian and Ian Fitchuk.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.8
El Mal Querer 25.

El Mal Querer

by Rosalía
November 2, 2018
The second full-length release for the Barcelona-based flamenco/Latin pop artist was co-produced with El Guincho.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.9
Persona 26.

Persona

by Rival Consoles
April 13, 2018
The latest release for the British electronic artist was inspired by Ingmar Bergman's film of the same name.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
7.8
POST- 27.

POST-

by Jeff Rosenstock
March 23, 2018
The third full-length solo release for the Long Island singer-songwriter features contributions from Chris Farren, Dan Potthast, PUP, Laura Stevenson, and Antarctigo Vespucci.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
7.8
Dirty Pictures, Pt. 2 28.

Dirty Pictures, Pt. 2

by Low Cut Connie
May 18, 2018
The fifth full-length release for the Philadelphia band led by Adam Weiner was recorded live in Memphis during the same sessions as 2017's Dirty Pictures, Pt. 1.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
tbd
Joy As an Act of Resistance 29.

Joy As an Act of Resistance

by Idles
August 31, 2018
The second full-length release for the British punk band was produced by Space and mixed by Adam Greenspan and Nick Launay.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.3
I Loved You at Your Darkest 30.

I Loved You at Your Darkest

by Behemoth
October 5, 2018
The 11th full-length release for the Polish death metal band was self-produced and features a 17-piece Polish orchestra arranged by Jan Stoklosa.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.0
Negative Capability 31.

Negative Capability

by Marianne Faithfull
November 2, 2018
The 21st full-length studio release for the British singer-songwriter features contributions from such artists as Warren Ellis, Nick Cave, Rob Ellis, Ed Harcourt and Mark Lanegan.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.0
Dirty Computer 32.

Dirty Computer

by Janelle Monáe
April 27, 2018
The third LP (and first in five years) from the actress and recording artist features appearances by Brian Wilson, Pharrell Williams, Zoë Kravitz, and Grimes, plus musical contributions from Prince just prior to his death.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.6
Twin Fantasy 33.

Twin Fantasy

by Car Seat Headrest
February 16, 2018
Will Toledo re-recorded songs from his Bandcamp-released 2011 album of the same name with a full-band for this release.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.6
Microshift 34.

Microshift

by Hookworms
February 2, 2018
The third full-length release for the British rock band features electronic elements such as samples, loops, and synths.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.8
Cusp 35.

Cusp

by Alela Diane
February 9, 2018
The sixth full-length release from the singer-songwriter features contributions from Peter Broderick, Heather Woods Broderick, Rob Burger, Ryan Francesconi, Daniel Hunt, and Luke Ydstie.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.0
Cocoon Crush 36.

Cocoon Crush

by Objekt
November 9, 2018
This is the second full-length release for Berlin-based electronic producer TJ Hertz.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.2
The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 [Box Set] 37.

The Final Tour: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 6 [Box Set]

by Miles Davis
March 23, 2018
The sixth volume of Legacy's Miles Davis Bootleg Series feature five concerts in March 1960 with John Coltrane: Two at Paris' L'Olympia, two at Stockholm's Konserthuset, and one from Copenhagen's Tivolis Koncertsal.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.5
You Won't Get What You Want 38.

You Won't Get What You Want

by Daughters
October 26, 2018
The fourth full-length studio release for the Rhode Island noise-rock band is its first since the quartet reunited in 2013.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.6
Ceremony of Dreams: Studio Sessions and Outtakes 1972-1977 [Box Set] 39.

Ceremony of Dreams: Studio Sessions and Outtakes 1972-1977 [Box Set]

by Entourage
March 23, 2018
The three-disc box set includes 30 previously unreleased tracks from the 1970s experimental group whose full name was The Entourage Music & Theatre Ensemble.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
God Level 40.

God Level

by 03 Greedo
June 27, 2018
The debut full-length studio release for the Los Angeles rapper features guest appearances from AD, KEY, Lil Uzi Vert, ManMan Savage, Mal & Quill, Rich The Kid, Runway Richy, Yhung T.O., and Yung Bans.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Be the Cowboy 41.

Be the Cowboy

by Mitski
August 17, 2018
The fifth full-length release for the New York City indie rock artist was recorded with producer Patrick Hyland.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.4
Soil 42.

Soil

by serpentwithfeet
June 8, 2018
The debut full-length release for the New York-based alternative R&B artist features production from Clams Casino, Paul Epworth, and Katie Gately.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.9
In a Poem Unlimited 43.

In a Poem Unlimited

by U.S. Girls
February 16, 2018
The sixth full-length release for Meg Remy as U.S. Girls was recorded with a live band and was co-produced with Steve Chahley.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.3
What News 44.

What News

by Alasdair Roberts
March 23, 2018
The collaboration between Alasdair Roberts, Amble Skuse, and David McGuinness features eight traditional Scottish songs.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Cocoa Sugar 45.

Cocoa Sugar

by Young Fathers
March 9, 2018
The third full-length release for the Edinburgh-based trio was recorded in the band's studio.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.7
Freedom 46.

Freedom

by Amen Dunes
March 30, 2018
The fifth full-length release for Damon McMahon features contributions from Delicate Steve, Parker Kindred, Gus Seyffert , Jordi Wheeler,  Nick Zinner and was produced by Chris Coady.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.2
Beggars Banquet [50th Anniversary Edition] 47.

Beggars Banquet [50th Anniversary Edition]

by The Rolling Stones
November 16, 2018
The 50th Anniversary Edition of the rock band's 1968 album was remastered by Bob Ludwig. The vinyl version includes a separate 12" vinyl of the mono-version of "Sympathy For the Devil" and a copy of the Japanese-only bonus flexi-disc that included a 1968 telephone interview with Mick Jagger.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Anchor 48.

Anchor

by Norma Waterson
June 1, 2018
The second full-length release from the British folk mother-daughter duo of Norma Waterson and Eliza Carthy was recorded live in a chapel.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Isolation 49.

Isolation

by Kali Uchis
April 6, 2018
The debut full-length studio release for the Virginia artist features guest appearances from BIA, Bootsy Collins, Steve Lacy, Reykon, Jorja Smith and Tyler, The Creator as well as production from BadBadNotGood, Gorillaz, Greg Kurstin, Kevin Parker, Dave Sitek, and Thundercat.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.7
Springsteen on Broadway 50.

Springsteen on Broadway

by Bruce Springsteen
December 14, 2018
The two-CD set features the complete audio of Springsteen's one-man Broadway show at Walter Kerr Theatre recorded on July 17 and 18, 2018 for Netflix.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
7.8
The Wake 51.

The Wake

by Voivod
September 21, 2018
The 14th full-length studio release for the Canadian metal band was produced by Francis Perron.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
tbd
Oil Of Every Pearl's Un-Insides 52.

Oil Of Every Pearl's Un-Insides

by SOPHIE
June 15, 2018
The debut full-length solo release for the Los Angeles-based Scottish electronic pop artist features songs co-written with Calia Thompson-Hannant (aka Cecile Believe).
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.3
Universal Beings 53.

Universal Beings

by Makaya McCraven
October 26, 2018
The two-disc release from the jazz drummer/producer was recorded in four different cities (Chicago, London, Los Angeles and New York) with musicians including Miguel Atwood-Ferguson, Anna Butterss, Daniel Casimir, Dezron Douglas, Nubya Garcia, Ashley Henry, Shabaka Hutchings, Josh Johnson, Carlos Niño, Jeff Parker, Junius Paul, Tomeka Reid, Joel Ross, and Brandee Younger.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.2
Fenfo 54.

Fenfo

by Fatoumata Diawara
May 18, 2018
The second full-length solo release for the Mali artist features contributions from Matthieu Chedid, Sidiki Diabate and Vincent Ségal.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
Sparrow 55.

Sparrow

by Ashley Monroe
April 20, 2018
The fourth full-length release for the country singer-songwriter was produced with Dave Cobb.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
6.6
Reioi 56.

Reioi

by Black Foxxes
March 16, 2018
The second full-length release for the British alternative rock trio was inspired by frontman Mark Holley's trips to Iceland (Reiði is Icelandic for rage) and Adrian Bushby returned as producer.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.8
Tracyanne & Danny 57.

Tracyanne & Danny

by Tracyanne & Danny
May 25, 2018
The debut full-length release for the collaboration between Camera Obscura's Tracyanne Campbell and Crybaby's Danny Coughlan was produced by Edwyn Collins.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.3
Jericho Sirens 58.

Jericho Sirens

by Hot Snakes
March 16, 2018
The first new release for the San Diego post-hardcore band in 14 years was self-recorded and produced.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.9
TRU 59.

TRU

by Ovlov
July 20, 2018
The second full-length release for the Connecticut indie rock band was mixed by Michael John Thomas III.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.6
Remain In Light 60.

Remain In Light

by Angélique Kidjo
June 8, 2018
The Beninese singer-songwriter covers the entire Talking Heads' 1980 album Remain In Light.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.0
Heaven & Earth 61.

Heaven & Earth

by Kamasi Washington
June 22, 2018
The second full-length release for the Los Angeles jazz saxophonist features contributions from Tony Austin, Ronald Bruner, Jr., Brandon Coleman, Cameron Graves, Terrace Martin, Miles Mosley, Patrice Quinn, and Thundercat.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.0
Radyo Siwèl 62.

Radyo Siwèl

by Mélissa Laveaux
March 23, 2018
The fourth full-length release for the Canadian-born artist was influenced by her Haitian heritage.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
Fetti [EP] 63.

Fetti [EP]

by Curren$y
October 31, 2018
The nine-track EP from Freddie Gibbs and Curren$y was produced by The Alchemist.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.5
Double Negative 64.

Double Negative

by Low
September 14, 2018
The 12th full-length release for the indie rock trio was produced by B.J. Burton.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.0
An American Treasure [Box Set] 65.

An American Treasure [Box Set]

by Tom Petty
September 28, 2018
The four-disc, 60-tracks box set of some of the songs from late rock artist's career features remastered tracks, alternate takes, live versions, and unreleased songs compiled by his widow Dana, daughter Adria, bandmates Mike Campbell and Benmont Tench, as well as producer Ryan Ulyate.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
Welcome Strangers 66.

Welcome Strangers

by Modern Studies
May 18, 2018
The second full-length release for the Scottish chamber pop band was recorded over the 12 months of 2017.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
To the Sunset 67.

To the Sunset

by Amanda Shires
August 3, 2018
The sixth full-length solo release for the singer-songwriter was produced by Dave Cobb.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.4
Brainfeeder X 68.

Brainfeeder X

by Various Artists
November 16, 2018
The 36-track compilation of the Los Angeles-based label founded by Flying Lotus features tracks from such artists as Brandon Coleman, Daedelus, Iglooghost, Jeremiah Jae, Lapalux, Martyn, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Ross from Friends, Teebs, and Thundercat.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.0
(After) [Live] 69.

(After) [Live]

by Mount Eerie
September 21, 2018
The live recording of some of Phil Elverum's songs from A Crow Looked At Me and Now Only performed in a 13th century Gothic church during 2017's Le Guess Who? festival in the Netherlands.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
TA13OO 70.

TA13OO

by Denzel Curry
September 21, 2018
The third full-length studio release for the Florida rapper features guest appearances from GoldLink, Jpegmafia , Nyyjerya, Twelve'len, and ZillaKami.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.8
DAYTONA 71.

DAYTONA

by Pusha T
May 25, 2018
The third full-length studio release for the rapper features guest appearances from Rick Ross and Kanye West.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.5
Phantom Thread [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] 72.

Phantom Thread [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

by Jonny Greenwood
February 9, 2018
The ninth soundtrack from the Radiohead guitarist is his fourth for a Paul Thomas Anderson film.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.1
Some Rap Songs 73.

Some Rap Songs

by Earl Sweatshirt
November 30, 2018
The third full-length studio release for the Los Angeles-based rapper features guest appearances by Navy Blue and Standing On The Corner as well as vocal samples of his parents: Cheryl Harris and (the late) Keorapetse Kgositsile.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Meet Me at the River 74.

Meet Me at the River

by Dawn Landes
August 10, 2018
The fifth full-length release for the Nashville-based singer-songwriter was produced by Fred Foster.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
All at Once 75.

All at Once

by Screaming Females
February 23, 2018
The seventh full-length release for the New Jersey punk trio was produced by Matt Bayles.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.8
Revolutionary Spirit: The Sound of Liverpool 1976-1988 [Box Set] 76.

Revolutionary Spirit: The Sound of Liverpool 1976-1988 [Box Set]

by Various Artists
February 9, 2018
The five-disc box set collects tracks released between 1976 and 1988 from such artists as A Flock Of Seagulls, Big In Japan, Dead Or Alive, China Crisis, Echo And The Bunnymen, Frankie Goes To Hollywood, Nightmares In Wax, OMD, Teardrop Explodes, The La's, and Wild Swans.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
tbd
Knock Knock 77.

Knock Knock

by DJ Koze
May 4, 2018
The latest release for the German electronic artist features guest appearances from Eddie Fummler, José Gonzalez, Sophia Kennedy, Mano Le Tough, Róisín Murphy, Arrested Development's Speech, and Kurt Wagner.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.9
From When I Wake the Want Is 78.

From When I Wake the Want Is

by Kathryn Joseph
August 17, 2018
The second full-length release for the Scottish singer-songwriter was produced by Marcus Mackay.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
A Man I'd Rather Be, (Part 2) [Box Set] 79.

A Man I'd Rather Be, (Part 2) [Box Set]

by Bert Jansch
February 23, 2018
The four-disc set features the Scottish singer-songwriter's four solo albums from the late 60s and early 70s: 1967's Nicola, 1969's Birthday Blues, 1971's Rosemary Lane, and 1973's Moonshine.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Glass 80.

Glass

by Alva Noto
February 16, 2018
The latest collaboration between Ryuichi Sakamoto and Carsten Nicolai was recorded at the Glass House in Connecticut in 2014.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.6
Mandy [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] 81.

Mandy [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

by Jóhann Jóhannsson
September 28, 2018
The soundtrack for director Panos Cosmatos' film was the final film score from the Icelandic composer who passed away in February 2018.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Iridescence 82.

Iridescence

by BROCKHAMPTON
September 21, 2018
The fourth full-length release for the Texan rap group was recorded in Abbey Road Studios as well as Hawaii.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.9
Songs for Judy [Live] 83.

Songs for Judy [Live]

by Neil Young
November 30, 2018
The 22-track collection from the Canadian singer-songwriter features acoustic songs recorded live from his November 1976 solo tour.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Ordinary Corrupt Human Love 84.

Ordinary Corrupt Human Love

by Deafheaven
July 13, 2018
The fourth full-length studio release for the San Francisco black metal band was produced by Jack Shirley
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.0
Girl Going Nowhere 85.

Girl Going Nowhere

by Ashley McBryde
March 30, 2018
The debut full-length release for the Arkansas country singer-songwriter was produced by Jay Joyce.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.7
Chris Cornell [Box Set] 86.

Chris Cornell [Box Set]

by Chris Cornell
November 16, 2018
The four-disc box set features 11 unreleased songs as well as songs from both the grunge artist's solo and as lead singer with Soundgarden, Audioslave, and Temple of the Dog.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Working Class Woman 87.

Working Class Woman

by Marie Davidson
October 5, 2018
The fourth full-length release for the Canadian electronic producer features influences from Italo Disco and proto-industrial music.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.8
Transangelic Exodus 88.

Transangelic Exodus

by Ezra Furman
February 9, 2018
The seventh full-length release for the singer-songwriter was produced by Tim Sandusky.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.0
Things Have Changed 89.

Things Have Changed

by Bettye LaVette
March 30, 2018
The soul singer's reinterpretations of Bob Dylan songs was produced by Steve Jordan and feature guest appearances from Keith Richards and Trombone Shorty.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.3
I'm All Ears 90.

I'm All Ears

by Let's Eat Grandma
June 29, 2018
The second full-length release for the British duo of Jenny Hollingworth and Rosa Walton features production from Faris Badwan, SOPHIE, and David Wrench.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.1
Parasol Peak 91.

Parasol Peak

by Manu Delago
September 14, 2018
The London-based Austrian handpan musician and seven other musicians were recorded (and filmed) while performing eight tracks in the Alps at different altitudes.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Two Parts Together 92.

Two Parts Together

by Big Ups
May 18, 2018
The third full-length release for the Brooklyn post-punk band was recorded by Carlos Hernandez, Amar Lal and Ava Luna's Julian Fader.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Hell-On 93.

Hell-On

by Neko Case
June 1, 2018
The latest full-length solo release for the singer-songwriter features contributions from Eric Bachmann, Joey Burns, Beth Ditto, Doug Gillard, Kelly Hogan, Mark Lanegan, k.d. Lang, AC Newman, and Laura Veirs, was self-produced with co-production on six tracks with Bjorn Yttling of Peter Bjorn & John.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.7
Interstate Gospel 94.

Interstate Gospel

by Pistol Annies
November 2, 2018
The third full-length release for the country trio of Miranda Lambert, Ashley Monroe and Angaleena Presley was produced by Frank Liddell.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.2
Gave in Rest 95.

Gave in Rest

by Sarah Davachi
September 14, 2018
The second release in 2018 for the Canadian artist was inspired by her European tour and features contributions from Thierry Amar, Terri Hron, Lisa McGee, and Jessica Moss.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
tbd
Volunteer 96.

Volunteer

by Old Crow Medicine Show
April 20, 2018
The latest full-length studio release for the Nashville Americana string band was produced by Dave Cobb.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
6.4
Landfall 97.

Landfall

by Laurie Anderson
February 16, 2018
Hurricane Sandy is the subject of the debut collaboration album from Laurie Anderson and the Kronos Quartet.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
6.9
Ecstatic Arrow 98.

Ecstatic Arrow

by Virginia Wing
June 8, 2018
The third full-length release for the British duo of Alice Richards and Samuel Pillay was recorded in Switzerland.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.8
Astroworld 99.

Astroworld

by Travis Scott
August 3, 2018
The third solo release for the rapper features guest appearances and contributions from such artist as 21 Savage, James Blake, Drake, John Mayer, Frank Ocean, Pharrell, Quavo, Swae Lee, Tame Imapala, Sevn Thomas, Thundercat, and The Weeknd.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.1
R.E.M. at the BBC [Box Set] 100.

R.E.M. at the BBC [Box Set]

by R.E.M.
October 19, 2018
The nine-disc box set for the alternative rock band features performances on various BBC radio and TV programs between 1984 and 2008 as well a BBC 60-minutes long retrospective called Accelerating Backwards.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.8

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