Album Releases by Score

Skeleton Tree 1.

Skeleton Tree

by Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
September 9, 2016
Nick Cave's 15-year-old son died in an accident while he was working on the alternative rock band's 16th album. The recording sessions were filmed for Andrew Dominik's documentary, One More Time With Feel.
Metascore:
95
User Score:
8.3
Lemonade 2.

Lemonade

by Beyoncé
April 23, 2016
The sixth solo studio album for the singer premiered as an hour-long HBO special before streaming on Tidal. A physical release is set for May 6.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
8.0
You Want It Darker 3.

You Want It Darker

by Leonard Cohen
October 21, 2016
The 14th full-length studio release for the Canadian singer-songwriter was produced by his son.
Metascore:
92
User Score:
8.3
We Got It From Here...Thank You 4 Your Service 4.

We Got It From Here...Thank You 4 Your Service

by A Tribe Called Quest
November 11, 2016
Phife Dawg passed away in March 2016 before the final studio release for the rap group that includes guest appearances from such artists as Anderson Paak, Andre 3000, Busta Rhymes, Consequence, Elton John, Talib Kweli, Kendrick Lamar, and Jack White.
Metascore:
91
User Score:
8.8
Coloring Book [Mixtape] 5.

Coloring Book [Mixtape]

by Chance the Rapper
May 13, 2016
The third mixtape from the Chicago rapper (an Apple Music exclusive for two weeks) features gospel elements as well as guest appearances from such artists as 2 Chainz, Justin Bieber, Francis and the Lights, Future, Jay Electronica, Lil Wayne, Kanye West, and Young Thug.
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.3
A Seat at the Table 6.

A Seat at the Table

by Solange
September 30, 2016
The third full-length studio release for the R&B singer features guest appearances from Nia Andrews, BJ The Chicago Kid, The Dream, Kelela, Lil Wayne, Q-Tip, Kelly Rowland, Sampha and
Metascore:
89
User Score:
8.4
American Band 7.

American Band

by Drive-By Truckers
September 30, 2016
The 11th full-length release for the Southern rock band formed by Mike Cooley and Patterson Hood features songs about such topics as immigration, gun violence, politics, and race.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.0
A Moon Shaped Pool 8.

A Moon Shaped Pool

by Radiohead
May 8, 2016
This is the surprise release of the ninth full-length studio album from the British rock band. A physical release is scheduled for 17 Jun 2016.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.9
Run the Jewels 3 9.

Run the Jewels 3

by Run the Jewels
December 25, 2016
Available as a free download, the third LP (not including cat-related material) from the duo of El-P and Killer Mike includes contributions from Danny Brown, Zack de la Rocha, Tunde Adebimpe (TV on the Radio), Boots, and Kamasi Washington. Originally scheduled for release in January 2017, it arrived as a surprise on Christmas Day in 2016.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
8.8
Black America Again 10.

Black America Again

by Common
November 4, 2016
The 11th full-length studio release for the hip hop artist features guest appearances from Marsha Ambrosius, Bilal, BJ the Chicago Kid, Tasha Cobbs, John Legend, PJ, Syd tha Kyd, and Stevie Wonder.
Metascore:
88
User Score:
7.3
Upland Stories 11.

Upland Stories

by Robbie Fulks
April 1, 2016
The latest release for the singer-songwriter features contributions from Shad Cobb, Flatlanders guitarist Robbie Gjersoe, Alex Hall, Wayne Horvitz, Fats Kaplin, Todd Phillips, Jenny Scheinman, and was recorded by Steve Albini.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
4.2
Blackstar 12.

Blackstar

by David Bowie
January 8, 2016
The 25th full-length studio release for the art-rock artist is a seven-track album featuring contributions from Mark Guiliana, Jason Lindner, Donny McCaslin, Ben Monder, LCD Soundsystem's James Murphy, and Tedeschi Trucks Band's Tim Lefebvre.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.9
My Woman 13.

My Woman

by Angel Olsen
September 2, 2016
The third full-length release for the North Carolina-based singer-songwriter was produced by Justin Raisen.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.5
Blonde 14.

Blonde

by Frank Ocean
August 20, 2016
Just a a day after he released his Visual album Endless, Ocean releases a 17-track album on Apple Music (and a 12-track version at pop-up stores included a Boys Don't Cry artbook/magazine) featuring contributions from Beyonce, Jonny Greenwood of Radiohead, Kendrick Lamar, Rick Rubin, and Kanye West.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.9
Puberty 2 15.

Puberty 2

by Mitski
June 17, 2016
The fourth full-length release for the New York indie artist was produced by Patrick Hyland.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.7
You Will Never Be One of Us 16.

You Will Never Be One of Us

by NAILS
June 17, 2016
The third full-length release for the California metal trio was produced by Kurt Ballou.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
6.6
22, A Million 17.

22, A Million

by Bon Iver
September 30, 2016
The third full-length release for Justin Vernon was produced by Chris Messina.
Metascore:
87
User Score:
8.4
Hollowed 18.

Hollowed

by Ital Tek
March 18, 2016
This is the fifth full-length for British electronic producer Alan Myson.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.0
A Sailor's Guide to Earth 19.

A Sailor's Guide to Earth

by Sturgill Simpson
April 15, 2016
The third full-length release for the Grammy-nominated country artist features a cover of a Nirvana song and was self-produced.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.1
Love & Hate 20.

Love & Hate

by Michael Kiwanuka
July 15, 2016
The second full-length release for the British singer-songwriter was produced by Danger Mouse.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.5
blackSUMMERS'night (2016) 21.

blackSUMMERS'night (2016)

by Maxwell
July 1, 2016
The fifth full-length release for the R&B singer is his first in seven years and was co-produced with Hod David.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Centres 22.

Centres

by Ian William Craig
July 8, 2016
The ninth full-length release for the Canadian artist who uses cassette players, reel-to-reel machines and synthesizers to create his sound was recorded in a variety of places in Vancouver.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.5
Teens of Denial 23.

Teens of Denial

by Car Seat Headrest
May 20, 2016
The second full-length release (and the first recorded with a full band and studio production) for the indie rock band led by Will Toledo was produced by Steve Fisk.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.4
Dissociation 24.

Dissociation

by The Dillinger Escape Plan
October 14, 2016
The sixth and final full-length studio release for the New Jersey mathcore band.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.1
Midwest Farmer's Daughter 25.

Midwest Farmer's Daughter

by Margo Price
March 25, 2016
The debut full-length release for the country singer-songwriter was recorded at Sun Studios in Memphis.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.9
This Is Where I Live 26.

This Is Where I Live

by William Bell
June 3, 2016
The first release in 10 years for the soul artist was produced by John Leventhal.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.2
Nerissimo 27.

Nerissimo

by Teho Teardo
April 22, 2016
The second full-length release from the collaboration between Teho Teardo and Blixa Bargeld features English, German and Italian.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
7.2
untitled unmastered. 28.

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by Kendrick Lamar
March 4, 2016
The surprise release from the rapper features guest appearances from Bilal, Cee-Lo Green, Terrace Martin, Punch, Jay Rock, Thundercat and Anna Wise.
Metascore:
86
User Score:
8.3
Stranger to Stranger 29.

Stranger to Stranger

by Paul Simon
June 3, 2016
The 13th full-length solo release for the folk rock singer-songwriter was produced by Andy Smith and Roy Halee.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.0
Fires Within Fires 30.

Fires Within Fires

by Neurosis
September 23, 2016
The 11t full-length release for the Oakland-based post-metal was recorded by producer Steve Albini.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.3
Malibu 31.

Malibu

by Anderson .Paak
January 15, 2016
The second full-length release for the California rapper/singer-songwriter features guest appearances from BJ the Chicago Kid, The Free Nationals, The Game, Rapsody, Schoolboy Q, and the Timon Family Choir.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.6
Atrocity Exhibition 32.

Atrocity Exhibition

by Danny Brown
September 27, 2016
The fourth full-length release for the Detroit rapper was produced by Paul White and features guest appearances from Ab-Soul, B-Real, Kelela, Kendrick Lamar, Petite Noir, and Earl Sweatshirt.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.7
Goodness 33.

Goodness

by The Hotelier
May 27, 2016
The third full-length release for the Massachusetts indie rock band was produced by Seth Manchester.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
7.8
The Impossible Kid 34.

The Impossible Kid

by Aesop Rock
April 29, 2016
The seventh full-length solo studio release for the indie rap artist was self-produced.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.6
Winter Wheat 35.

Winter Wheat

by John K. Samson
October 21, 2016
The second solo release for the ex-Weakerthans frontman includes contributions from his wife, Christine Fellows, as well as his former bandmates Greg Smith and Jason Tait.
Metascore:
85
User Score:
8.3
Singing Saw 36.

Singing Saw

by Kevin Morby
April 15, 2016
The third full-length solo release for the former Woods bass player was produced by Sam Cohen.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.0
Before the Dawn [Live] 37.

Before the Dawn [Live]

by Kate Bush
December 2, 2016
The second live release for the British singer-songwriter is a three-disc album featuring songs from her her month-long residency at London's Hammersmith Apollo.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.5
Emily's D+Evolution 38.

Emily's D+Evolution

by Esperanza Spalding
March 4, 2016
The fifth full-length solo release for the multiple Grammy-winning artist is a concept album built around her muse named Emily (which is also her middle name) and was produced with Tony Visconti.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.8
Lovers 39.

Lovers

by Nels Cline
August 5, 2016
The instrumental jazz double-album from the Wilco guitarist features an ensemble of 23 musicians conducted by Michael Leonhart and was produced by David Breskin.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.2
Full Circle 40.

Full Circle

by Loretta Lynn
March 4, 2016
The first release in a dozen years for the country artist features guest appearances by Elvis Costello and Willie Nelson and was produced by John Carter Cash and her daughter, Patsy Lynn Russell.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.5
Let Them Eat Chaos 41.

Let Them Eat Chaos

by Kate Tempest
October 7, 2016
The follow-up to the British artist's Mercury Prize-nominated release was produced by Dan Carey.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.9
Stage Four 42.

Stage Four

by Touché Amoré
September 16, 2016
The fourth full-length release for the Los Angeles-based post-hardcore band led by Jeremy Bolm was influenced by the death of Bolm's mother from cancer and produced by Brad Wood.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.2
Forward Constant Motion 43.

Forward Constant Motion

by Virginia Wing
November 11, 2016
The second full-length release for the British duo of Merida Richards and Sam Pilla Virginia Wing was produced by Misha Hering.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
tbd
Cardinal 44.

Cardinal

by Pinegrove
February 12, 2016
The debut full-length release on the Run For Cover Label for the New Jersey indie rock band features two songs from its 2014 compilation, Everything So Far.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.1
Blood Bitch 45.

Blood Bitch

by Jenny Hval
September 30, 2016
The latest release for the Norwegian artist was co-produced with Lasse Marhaug and features a blood theme.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.0
In My Mind 46.

In My Mind

by BJ the Chicago Kid
February 19, 2016
The major label full-length debut release for R&B singer Bryan James Sledge features guest appearances from such artsts as Big K.R.I.T., Buddy, Chance the Rapper, and Kendrick Lamar.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.3
Introducing Karl Blau 47.

Introducing Karl Blau

by Karl Blau
May 13, 2016
The latest release from the Washington State singer-songwriter was recorded with producer Tucker Martine.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
6.6
Varmints 48.

Varmints

by Anna Meredith
March 4, 2016
The debut electronic full-length release for the former composer-in-residence with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
7.7
Stillness In Wonderland 49.

Stillness In Wonderland

by Little Simz
December 16, 2016
The second full-length studio release for the British rapper features guest appearances from Josh Arcé, Bibi Bourelly, Chip and Ghetts, Chuck20, SiR, The Internet's Syd, and Tilla.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
8.4
Become Zero 50.

Become Zero

by Helen Money
September 16, 2016
The fourth full length release for the solo project of Los Angeles-based cellist Alison Chesley features contributions from Rachel Grimes and Jason Roeder of Neurosis and Sleep.
Metascore:
84
User Score:
tbd
DJ-Kicks 51.

DJ-Kicks

by Moodymann
February 19, 2016
The latest DJ-Kicks mix series features 11 exclusive edits from Detroit's Kenny Dixon, Jr. (aka Moodymann).
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.8
FLOTUS 52.

FLOTUS

by Lambchop
November 4, 2016
The title of the latest release for the collective led by Kurt Wagner stands for "For Love Often Turns Us Still."
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.1
Patch the Sky 53.

Patch the Sky

by Bob Mould
March 25, 2016
The latest solo release from the former Husker Dü singer was written in solitude.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.4
Konnichiwa 54.

Konnichiwa

by Skepta
May 6, 2016
The fourth full-length studio release for the British grime artist features guest appearances from BBK, D Double E, ASAP Nast, JME, Novelist, Wiley, Pharrell Williams and Young Lord.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.8
Sorrow: Reimagining of Gorecki's 3rd Symphony 55.

Sorrow: Reimagining of Gorecki's 3rd Symphony

by Colin Stetson
April 8, 2016
The saxophonist worked with a 12-piece band that included such artists as Arcade Fire's Sarah Neufeld, Saltland's Rebecca Foon, Greg Fox of Liturgy, Megan Stetson on his reimagination of Górecki's Symphony No. 3.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.8
The Party 56.

The Party

by Andy Shauf
May 20, 2016
The fourth full-length release for the Canadian singer-songwriter was self-produced.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.6
Light Upon the Lake 57.

Light Upon the Lake

by Whitney
June 3, 2016
The debut full-length release from the band that includes Smith Westerns' Max Kakacek and Julien Ehrlich as well as Will Miller, Malcolm Brown, Print Chouteau, Josiah Marshall and Charles Glanders was produced by Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.7
Stranger Things, Vol. 1 [Original Television Series Soundtrack] 58.

Stranger Things, Vol. 1 [Original Television Series Soundtrack]

by Kyle Dixon
August 12, 2016
The first volume of the soundtrack to the Netflix show from Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein feature 36 tracks.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.3
Nonagon Infinity 59.

Nonagon Infinity

by King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard
April 29, 2016
The eighth full-length release for the Australian psychedelic rock group was created to flow seamlessly to each following track and be able to be played in a infinite loop.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.8
case/lang/veirs 60.

case/lang/veirs

by Neko Case
June 17, 2016
The debut full-length release for the collaboration between Neko Case, k.d. lang and Laura Veirs was produced by Tucker Martine.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.9
Still Brazy 61.

Still Brazy

by YG
June 17, 2016
The second full-length studio release for the Compton rapper features guest appearances from Bricc Baby, Burnt Out, Drake, The Homegirl, Kamaiyah, Lil Wayne, Joe Moses, Nipsey Hussle, Sad Boy, and Slim 400.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.5
Wildflower 62.

Wildflower

by The Avalanches
July 8, 2016
The second full-length release for the Australian electronic band comes 16 years after its debut album Since I Left You with features guest appearances from Ariel Pink, David Berman, Jean-Michel Bernard, Biz Markie, Danny Brown, Camp Lo, Jonathan Donahue, Warren Ellis, Jennifer Herrema, Father John Misty, MF Doom, Paris Pershun and Toro y Moi.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.3
Visions of Us on the Land 63.

Visions of Us on the Land

by Damien Jurado
March 18, 2016
The 12th release for the Seattle indie singer-songwriter is the final album in his trilogy of albums that began with 2012's Maraqopa and was produced by Richard Swift.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.1
The  Ghosts of Highway 20 64.

The Ghosts of Highway 20

by Lucinda Williams
February 5, 2016
The 12th full-length studio release for the singer-songwriter was inspired by the highway that runs through Florida and Texas.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.5
Scheherazade 65.

Scheherazade

by Freakwater
February 5, 2016
The first album in over a decade for the duo of Catherine Irwin and Janet Beveridge Bean features contributions from such artist as Sarah Balliet, Warren Ellis, Morgan Geer, and Evan Patterson.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
In Search of Harperfield 66.

In Search of Harperfield

by Emma Pollock
February 26, 2016
The third solo release for the former Delgados band member was produced by her husband, Paul Savage.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.0
Eyes on the Lines 67.

Eyes on the Lines

by Steve Gunn
June 3, 2016
The latest solo release for the singer-songwriter is his first on the Matador label.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
6.9
Something About April II 68.

Something About April II

by Adrian Younge
January 22, 2016
The sequel to 2011's Something About April features guest appearances from Bilal, Karolina, Raphael Saadiq, and Stereolab's Laetitia Sadier.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.7
The Narrows 69.

The Narrows

by Grant-Lee Philips
March 18, 2016
The eighth solo release for the Nashville-based California singer-songwriter was self-produced and was recorded at Dan Auerbach's Easy Eye Studio.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
5.2
Hopelessness 70.

Hopelessness

by Anohni
May 6, 2016
The debut solo release for the lead singer of Antony And The Johnsons was produced by Oneohtrix Point Never and Hudson Mohawke.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
8.2
SVIIB 71.

SVIIB

by School of Seven Bells
February 26, 2016
Alejandra Deheza and Benjamin Curtis were working on the Brooklyn band's fourth (and now final) album when Curtis died from lymphoma in December 2013.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.7
Outer Heaven 72.

Outer Heaven

by Greys
April 22, 2016
The second full-length release for the the Toronto-based rock band led by Shehzaad Jiwani was produced by Mike Rocha.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
6.4
We Are King 73.

We Are King

by King
February 5, 2016
This is the debut full-length release for the electro-soul trio of Anita Bias, and sisters Paris and Amber Strother.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.9
Hubris 74.

Hubris

by Oren Ambarchi
October 28, 2016
The latest release from the Australian composer features guest appearances from such artists as Mark Fell, Jim O'Rourke, and Ricardo Villalobos.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
America's National Parks 75.

America's National Parks

by Wadada Leo Smith
October 14, 2016
The six-movement suite from the composer/trumpeter was inspired in part by Ken Burns' documentary series "The National Parks: America's Best Idea" and Smith's own research.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
If You See Me, Say Yes 76.

If You See Me, Say Yes

by Flock of Dimes
September 23, 2016
The debut full-length release for the Jenn Wasner solo project was self-produced and mixed by mixing John Congleton.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
7.5
Whole & Cloven 77.

Whole & Cloven

by Nathan Bowles
September 2, 2016
This is the third full-length solo release for the banjo player who worked with Steve Gunn and was part of Black Twig Pickers.
Metascore:
83
User Score:
tbd
Blue and Lonesome 78.

Blue and Lonesome

by The Rolling Stones
December 2, 2016
Recorded over three days, the latest full-length release of blues covers for the rock band features Eric Clapton on guitar on two tracks.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.4
Daniel Bachman 79.

Daniel Bachman

by Daniel Bachman
November 11, 2016
The seventh full-length solo studio release for the guitarist was recorded by Brian Haran.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
The Peace & Truce of Future of the Left 80.

The Peace & Truce of Future of the Left

by Future of the Left
April 8, 2016
The fifth full-length release for the Welsh alternative rock band was also funded through PledgeMusic like its 2013 release, How To Stop Your Brain In An Accident.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.6
No One Deserves Happiness 81.

No One Deserves Happiness

by The Body
March 18, 2016
The fourth full-length release for the Portland, Oregon-based metal duo of Chip King and Lee Buford features contributions from Maralie Armstrong and Providence's Assembly of Light Choir.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.3
Freetown Sound 82.

Freetown Sound

by Blood Orange
June 28, 2016
The third full-length release for Dev Hynes was self-produced and released three days ahead of its scheduled release date.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.6
Nothing More to Say 83.

Nothing More to Say

by The Frightnrs
September 2, 2016
Three months before the full-length album for the New York reggae group produced by Victor Axelrod was released, lead singer Dan Klein passed away from ALS.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Love Streams 84.

Love Streams

by Tim Hecker
April 8, 2016
The eighth release for the Los Angeles-based Canadian composer features contributions from Kara-Lis Coverdale, Grímur Helgason, The Icelandic Choir Ensemble, and Jóhann Jóhannsson.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.1
The Waiting Room 85.

The Waiting Room

by Tindersticks
January 22, 2016
The 10th full-length studio release for the British indie rock band features guest appearances from Jehnny Beth of Savages and Lhasa De Sel.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.5
Oh No 86.

Oh No

by Jessy Lanza
May 13, 2016
The second full-length release for the Canadian electronic artist was produced with Junior Boys' Jeremy Greenspan.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.1
I Had a Dream That You Were Mine 87.

I Had a Dream That You Were Mine

by Hamilton Leithauser
September 23, 2016
This is the debut full-length release from the collaboration between the Walkmen's Hamilton Leithauser and ex-Vampire Weekend's Rostam Batmanglij.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.3
For All We Know 88.

For All We Know

by nao
July 29, 2016
The debut full-length release for the London singer-songwriter features influences R&B and electronic music.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.4
All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us 89.

All Our Gods Have Abandoned Us

by Architects
May 27, 2016
The seventh full-length release for the British metalcore band was produced by Henrik Udd and Fredrik Nordström.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.8
Citizen of Glass 90.

Citizen of Glass

by Agnes Obel
October 21, 2016
The latest release from the Berlin-based singer-songwriter was inspired by a German legal term “Gläserner Bürger”, or “glass citizen,” about the level of privacy we have in the world today.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
8.4
Too Many Voices 91.

Too Many Voices

by Andy Stott
April 22, 2016
The fifth full-length release for the electronic producer again features the vocals of his piano teacher Alison Skidmore.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.7
Burn Something Beautiful 92.

Burn Something Beautiful

by Alejandro Escovedo
October 28, 2016
The 12th full-length solo release for the Texas-based singer-songwriter was produced by Peter Buck and Scott McCaughey.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
NOTU_URONLINEU 93.

NOTU_URONLINEU

by Hi:Emotions
October 14, 2016
The debut full-length release for ScratchaDVA as [Hi:Emotions] features guest vocals from Rae Rae and Roses Gabor.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Ears 94.

Ears

by Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith
April 1, 2016
The latest release for the composer features Buchla synthesizers, more vocals and woodwinds from Rob Frye of Bitchin Bajas.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.4
Love Songs, Pt. 2 95.

Love Songs, Pt. 2

by Romare
November 11, 2016
The second full-length release for the London-based Electronic producer is a sequel to his 2013 EP, Love Songs, Pt. 1.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
5.6
Black Peak 96.

Black Peak

by Xylouris White
October 7, 2016
The second full-length release from the duo of Cretan lute player George Xylouris and Dirty Three drummer Jim White was produced by Guy Picciotto.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
tbd
Jet Plane And Oxbow 97.

Jet Plane And Oxbow

by Shearwater
January 22, 2016
The ninth full-length release for the indie rock band was produced by Danny Reisch and features contributions from such artists as Howard Draper, Jesca Hoop, Lucas Oswald, Brian Reitzell, Abram Shook, Cully Symington, and Wye Oak's Jenn Wasner.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.5
Lodestar 98.

Lodestar

by Shirley Collins
November 4, 2016
The first new solo studio release for the British folk singer since 1978 was recorded in her home and was produced by Ian Kearey.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
5.8
Running out of Love 99.

Running out of Love

by The Radio Dept.
October 21, 2016
The first release in over six years for the Swedish dream pop band was influenced by the frustrations at the direction they felt Sweden is heading toward.
Metascore:
82
User Score:
7.6
Highs and Lows
Highest of the Month
  1. 83

    Heaux Tales - Jazmine Sullivan

    • Release Date: Jan 8, 2021
    • User Score: 9.1
  2. 83

    Drunk Tank Pink - Shame

    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2021
    • User Score: 8.5
  3. 81

    Spare Ribs - Sleaford Mods

    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2021
    • User Score: 8.8
  4. 80

    Introducing... - Aaron Frazer

    • Release Date: Jan 8, 2021
    • User Score: 8.8
  5. 79

    Isles - Bicep

    • Release Date: Jan 22, 2021
Lowest of the Month
  1. 61

    Nobody Is Listening - ZAYN

    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2021
    • User Score: 9.0
  2. 76

    Cheater - Pom Poko

    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2021
  3. 76

    Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers Songbook, Vol. 1 - Barry Gibb

    • Release Date: Jan 8, 2021
  4. 77

    Catspaw - Matthew Sweet

    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2021
  5. 78

    Two Saviors - Buck Meek

    • Release Date: Jan 15, 2021