The 2010s

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2010











1. Titus Andronicus - The Monitor
2. Beach House - Teen Dream
3. Deerhunter - Halcyon Digest
4. Women - Public Strain
5. The Tallest Man on Earth - The Wild Hunt
6. Frog Eyes - Paul's Tomb: A Triumph
7. Flying Lotus - Cosmagramma
8. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
9. No Age - Everything In Between 
10. Joanna Newsom - Have One On Me
11. Future Islands - In Evening Air
12. The Radio Dept. - Clinging To A Scheme
13. Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti - Before Today
14. The Walkmen - Lisbon
15. Arcade Fire - The Suburbs
16. Vampire Weekend - Contra
17. Broken Social Scene - Forgiveness Rock Record
18. Superchunk - Majesty Shredding
19. Four Tet - There Is Love In You
20. Ty Segall - Melted

LCD Soundsystem - This is Happening
Spoon - Transference
How To Dress Well - Love Remains
The Black Keys - Brothers
Great Elk - Great Elk EP
Woods - At Echo Lake
Marah - Life Is A Problem
Cotton Jones - Tall Hours In The Glowstream
Botany - Feeling Today EP
Evenings - North Dorm EP
The National - High Violet
Ted Leo & The Pharmacists - The Brutalist Bricks
Best Coast - Crazy 4 U
The War on Drugs - Future Weather EP
James Blake - James Blake
Girls - Broken Dreams Club EP


2011



1. Tim Hecker - Ravedeath, 1972
2. Destroyer - Kaputt
3. The Men - Leave Home
4. Bon Iver - Bon Iver
5. Shabazz Palaces - Black Up
6. Thee Oh Sees - Carrion Crawler/The Dream
7. The War on Drugs - Slave Ambient
8. Mogwai - Hardcore Will Never Die But You Will
9. Yuck - Yuck
10. Oneohtrix Point Never - Replica
11. Radiohead - The King of Limbs
12. Antiques - JWNS
13. Cymbals Eat Guitars - Lenses Alien
14. Disappears - Guider
15. Ty Segall - Goodbye Bread
16. Okkervil River - I Am Very Far
17. The Decemberists - The King is Dead
18. The Mountain Goats - All Eternals Deck
19. Wye Oak - Civilian
20. Apache Dropout - Apache Dropout

Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues
Bill Callahan - Apocalyspe
Wilco - The Whole Love
Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring For My Halo
Forest Fire - Staring At the X 
Blackout Beach - Fuck Death
The Vaccines - What Did You Expect From The Vaccines?
Mikal Cronin - Mikal Cronin
Future Islands - On the Water
Arrange - Plantation
Thee Oh Sees - Castlemania
Handsome Furs - Sound Kapitol
Oneohtrix Point Never - Replica
Clams Casino - Instrumentals
Atlas Sound - Parallax
The Caretaker - An Empty Bliss Beyond This World
David Shane Smith - Controls SM
Bry Webb - Provider
The Roots - Undun
Dirty Beaches - Badlands
Black Lips - Arabia Mountain
Centro-matic - Candidate Waltz
Chris Kiehne - Pray for Daylight/A Widower’s Kind
Pure X - Pleasure

2012


1. Ty Segall Band- Slaughterhouse
2. Beach House - Bloom
3. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city
4. The Men - Open Your Heart
5. Frank Ocean - Channel Orange
6. The Walkmen - Heaven
7. Damien Jurado - Maroqopa
8. Dinosaur Jr. - I Bet On Sky
9. Flying Lotus - Until the Quiet Comes
10. Japandroids - Celebration Rock
11. Ty Segall - Twins
12. Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II
13. Royal Headache - Royal Headache
14. Parquet Courts - Light Up Gold
15. The Tough Shits - The Tough Shits
16. WoodsBend Beyond
17. Burial - Kindred EP
18. Spider Bags - Shake My Head
19. Boomgates - Double Natural
20. Father John Misty - Fear Fun
21. Slow Country - The Late, Great Slow Country


Fiona Apple - The Idler Wheel...
Golden Boys - Dirty Fingernails
Tame Impala - Lonerism
John Wesley Coleman III - Last Donkey Show
Sic Alps - Sic Alps
Apache Dropout - Bubblegum Graveyard
The Babies - Our House On The Hill
Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan
Hunx - Hairdresser Blues
Lambchop - Mr. M
Great Elk - Autogeography
The Tallest Man on Earth - There’s No Leaving Now
Ty Segall & White Fence - Hair
Departures - Still and Moving Lines
Lotus Plaza - Spooky Action At A Distance

2013



1. Ginnels - Plumes
2. Vampire Weekend - Modern Vampires of the City
3. The National - Trouble Will Find Me
4. Deafheaven - Sunbather
5. Phosphorescent - Muchacho
6. Volcano Choir - Repave
7. Iceage - You’re Nothing
8. Waxahatchee - Cerulean Salt
9. Jason Isbell - Southeastern
10. Protomartyr - All Talent No Passion
11. Yo La Tengo - Fade
12. Deerhunter - Monomania
13. My Bloody Valentine - mbv
14. Earl Sweatshirt - Doris
15. Kanye West - Yeezus
16. Day Ravies - Tussle
17. The Men - New Moon
18. Frog Eyes - Carey's Cold Spring
19. Califone - Stitches
20. Oneohtrix Point Never - R Plus Seven

The Stevens - A History of Hygeine
Milk Music - Cruise Your Illusion
Burial - Rival Dealer
Run The Jewels
Arcade Fire - Reflektor
Majical Clouds - Impersonator
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Push the Sky Away

2014


1.  Protomartyr - Under Cover of Official Right
2.  The War on Drugs - Lost in the Dream
3.  Spoon - They Want My Soul
4.  Hallelujah the Hills - Have You Ever Done Something Evil?
5.  Run The Jewels - RTJ2 
6.  Angel Olson - Burn Your Fire For No Witness
7.  The Hotelier - Home, Like Noplace Is There
8.  D'Angelo - Black Messiah
9.  Alvvays - Alvvays 
10. FKA Twigs - LP1
11. Flying Lotus - You're Dead!
12. Grouper - Ruins
13. Mitski - Bury Me at Makeout Creek
14. Future Islands - Singles
15. Taylor Swift - 1989
16. The Men - Tomorrow's Hits
17. Great Elk - Star Stuff
18. Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty
19. Cymbals Eat Guitars - LOSE
20. Ty Segall - Manipulator

Sun Kil Moon - Benji
Ariel Pink - Pom Pom
Cloud Nothings - Here and Nowhere Else
Shabazz Palaces - Lese Majesty
The Hold Steady - Teeth Dreams
Hamilton Leithauser - Black Hours
Iceage - Plowing the Fields of Love
Ought - More Than Any Other Day
James Vincent McMorrow - Post Tropical
Spider Bags - Frozen Letter
Hundred Waters - Moon Rang Like A Bell
Sharon Van Etten - Are We There
Real Estate - Atlas

2015



1.  Kendrick Lamar - To Pimp A Butterfly
2.  Sufjan Stevens - Carrie & Lowell
3.  Waxahatchee - Ivy Tripp
4.  Protomartyr - The Agent Intellect 
5.  Beach House - Depression Cherry
6.  Earl Sweatshirt - I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside
7.  Deafheaven - New Bermuda
8.  Wilco - Star Wars
9.  Vince Staples - Summertime '06
10. Viet Cong - Viet Cong
11. Father John Misty - I Love You, Honeybear
12. Thee Oh Sees - Mutilator Defeated At Last
13. Deerhunter - Fading Frontier
14. Grimes - Art Angels
15. Courtney Barnett - Sometimes I Sit and Think, Sometimes I Just Sit
16. Alabama Shakes - Sound + Color
17. The Tallest Man On Earth - The Dark Bird Is Home
18. Salad Boys - Metalmania
19. Wye Oak - Shriek
20. Twerps - Range Anxiety

Joanna Newsom - Divers
Oneohtrix Point Never - Garden of Delete
Sleater-Kinney - No Cities To Love
Roadside Graves - Acne / Ears
The Mountain Goats - Beat the Champ
Destroyer - Poison Season
Titus Andronicus - The Most Lamentable Tragedy
Nicolas Jaar - Sirens

2016


1.  Frank Ocean - Blonde
2.  Pinegrove - Cardinal
3.  Bon Iver - 22, A Million
4.  Beyonce - Lemonade
5.  Angel Olson - My Woman
6.  Big Thief - Masterpiece
7.  Radiohead - A Moon Shaped Pool
8.  Solange - A Seat At The Table
9.  Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam - I Had A Dream That You Were Mine
10. The Hotelier - Goodness
11. Mitski - Puberty 2
12. Car Seat Headrest - Teens of Denial
13. Kendrick Lamar - untitled, unmastered
14. Dinosaur Jr. - Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not
15. The Avalanches - Wildflower
16. Lambchop - FLOTUS
17. David Bowie - blackstar
18. Kanye West - The Life of Pablo
19. A Tribe Called Quest - We got it from here...Thank You 4 Your service
20. Hallelujah the Hills - A Band Is Something To Figure Out

2017


1. Waxahatchee - Out In The Storm

2. The War On Drugs - A Deeper Understanding
3. Mount Eerie - A Crow Looked At Me
4. Bed Wettin’ Bad Boys - Rot
5. Big Thief - Capacity
6. The National - Sleep Well Beast 
7. Kendrick Lamar - DAMN.
8. Guided By Voices - August By Cake
9. Tyler, the Creator - Flower Boy
10. Kelly Lee Owens - Kelly Lee Owens
11. SZA - Control
12. King Krule - The OOZ
13. Craig Finn - We All Want The Same Things
14. Fleet Foxes - Crack-up
15. Phoebe Bridgers - Strangers in the Alps
16. The New Pornographers - Whiteout Conditions
17. Alvvays - Antisocialites
18. Iron & Wine - Beast Epic
19. Sandy (Alex G) - Rocket
20. Moses Sumney - Aromanticism
21. Allison Crutchfield - Tourist In This Town
22. Protomartyr - Relatives In Descent
23. Destroyer - ken
24. Guided By Voices - How Do You Spell Heaven?
25. Hater - You Tried

2018



1. Young Fathers - Cocoa Sugar
2. Deafheaven - Ordinary Corrupt Human Love
3. Low - Double Negative
4. Earl Sweatshirt - Some Rap Songs
5. Mount Eerie - Now Only
6. Amen Dunes - Freedom
7. Iceage - Beyondless 
8. Snail Mail - Lush
9. Pusha T - Daytona
10. Flasher - Constant Image
11. Tirzah - Devotion
12. Beach House - 7
13. boygenius - boygenius EP
14. Noname - Room 25
15. Jeff Rosenstock | Post-
16. John Prine - The Tree of Forgiveness
17. Guided By Voices - Space Gun
18. Spiritualized - ...And Nothing Hurt
19. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever - Hope Downs
20. Adrianne Lenker - Abysskiss
21. Jeff Tweedy - Warm
22. Tierra Whack - Whack World
23. Big Red Machine - Big Red Machine
24. Parquet Courts - Wide Awake!
25. Saba - Care For Me
26. Mitski - Be The Cowboy


2019

















1. Big Thief | Two Hands
2. Wilco | Ode to Joy
3. Purple Mountains | Purple Mountains
4. Bon Iver | i,i
5. Big Thief | UFOF
6. FKA Twigs | MAGDALENE
7. Helado Negro | This Is How You Smile
8. Guided By Voices | Warp and Woof
9. Weyes Blood | Titanic Rising
10. The Hold Steady | Thrashing Thru The Passion
11. Solange | When I Get Home
12. Jeff Tweedy | Warmer
13. Hallelujah The Hills | I'm You
14. Mount Eerie | Lost Wisdom, pt. 2
15. Black Belt Eagle Scout | At the Party With My Brown Friends
16. Guided By Voices | Zeppelin Over China
17. (Sandy) Alex G | House of Sugar
18. Nilufer Yanya | Miss Universe
19. The National | I Am Easy To Find
20. Sleater-Kinney | The Center Won't Hold 
21. Jenny Lewis | On The Line
22. Vampire Weekend | Father of the Bride
23. Tyler, The Creator | IGOR
24. Julia Jackson | Crushing
25. Jamila Woods | LEGACY! LEGACY!
26. Florist | Emily Alone

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