Oct 6 2016

Quarterly Review – July-September 2016

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Once every three months I list the best of what I heard in albums/songs/remixes for the quarter. I do this to personally keep up with all the awesome music I hear, as it ultimately helps me at the end of the year when I do my overall listing for the previous twelve months. I also do it to introduce you cool cats to tunes you may have missed independently.

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Jul 3 2016

Quarterly Review – April-June 2016

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Once every three months I list the best of what I heard in albums/songs/remixes for the quarter. I do this to personally keep up with all the awesome music I hear, as it ultimately helps me at the end of the year when I do my overall listing for the previous twelve months. I also do it to introduce you cool cats to tunes you may have missed independently.

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Apr 12 2016

Quarterly Review – January-March 2016

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Jan 6 2016

Top 300 Tracks of 2015

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300. Best Coast – Fine Without You
299. Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment – Familiar
298. The Dead Weather – I Feel Love (Every Million Miles)
297. Moses Sumney – O Superman (Laurie Anderson Cover)

296. Mew – My Complications
295. Hudson Mohawke – Brand New World
294. Julia Holter – Feel You
293. Modest Mouse – Lampshades on Fire
292. Dux Content – Snow Globe

291. Alabama Shakes – Don’t Wanna Fight
290. Robyn & La Bagatelle Magique – Lose Control – Original Mix
289. YG – Twist My Fingaz
288. Ludacris – Call Ya Bluff
287. A.G. Cook – Keri Baby
286. The Dø – Going Through Walls
285. Joanna Gruesome – Jamie (Luvver)
284. Waxahatchee – Under a Rock
283. Cousin Stizz – Dirty Bands
282. Jeremih – oui
281. DJ Mustard – Down Love Feat. TeeFlii

280. Empress Of – Water Water
279. Dwight Yoakam – Liar
278. Lithuania – 2009
277. Wavves – No Life for Me
276. The Go! Team – The Scene Between
275. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Can’t Keep Checking My Phone
274. Carly Rae Jepsen – Your Type
273. The Sidekicks – Deer
272. Death Cab for Cutie – Black Sun
271. Aubreyus – Money on the Flo (feat. Dej Loaf)
270. Ben Folds – Phone In A Pool
269. Mourn – Gertrudis, Get Through This!
268. Bryson Tiller – Don’t
267. D.R.A.M. – $ (feat. Donnie Trumpet)
266. Selena Gomez – Good For You
265. DJ Khaled – You Mine
264. Ciara – Kiss & Tell
263. Diamond Rugs – Voodoo Doll
262. Hailee Steinfeld – Love Myself
261. A$AP Rocky – Electric Body
260. Demi Lovato – Cool for the Summer
259. Alessia Cara – I’m Yours
258. FKA twigs – Figure 8
257. DILLY DALLY – Purple Rage
256. Albert Hammond, Jr. – Born Slippy
255. AWOLNATION – I Am
254. DJ Carisma – Want This
253. Louis Vivet – Save Tonight (Feat. Gavrielle & Nick Goldston)

252. Royal Headache – High
251. Tate Kobang – Bank Rolls – Remix
250. Future – I Serve the Base
249. Flosstradamus – Soundclash
248. Bully – Bully
247. Beach House – Space Song
246. Miguel – NWA
245. Nef The Pharaoh – Michael Jackson
244. Dem Man Der – E45
243. Leon Bridges – River
242. Hot Chip – Huarache Lights – A/JUS/TED Remix
241. Drake – Jumpman
240. Diplo – Doctor Pepper (feat. CL, RiFF RAFF & OG Maco)
239. Courtney Barnett – Dead Fox
238. Torche – Loose Men
237. Purity Ring – push pull
236. Toro y Moi – Buffalo
235. M.I.A. – Borders
234. Young Galaxy – Wear out the Ground
233. E.A.S.Y. – Coming Around Again

232. Colleen Green – TV
231. Four Year Strong – Stolen Credit Card!
230. Karma Fields – Build the Cities (feat. Kerli)
229. Ratatat – Nightclub Amnesia
228. Wavves – Way Too Much
227. Young Guv – Ripe 4 Luv
226. Best Coast – Feeling Ok
225. Parade of Lights – Undefeatable
224. Stromae – Papaoutai
223. Beach Slang – Throwaways
222. Tobias Jesso Jr. – For You
221. Dawn Golden – All I Want (Illenium Remix)

220. FIDLAR – West Coast
219. Pinegrove – New Friends
218. EL VY – Return to the Moon (Political Song for Didi Bloome to Sing, with Crescendo)
217. Neon Indian – Street Level
216. Disclosure – Nocturnal
215. Passion Pit – Until We Can’t (Let’s Go)
214. Rozwell Kid – Magic Eye
213. Dr. Dre – Talk About It (feat. King Mez & Justus)


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212. Teenage Bottlerocket – Can’t Quit You
211. Young Thug – Hercules
210. The Weeknd – The Hills
209. Viet Cong – Silhouettes
208. Tame Impala – The Less I Know The Better
207. Young Greatness – Moolah
206. Rae Sremmurd – Come Get Her
205. Drake – Hotline Bling
204. White Reaper – Sheila
203. Fetty Wap – Again
202. Kendrick Lamar – King Kunta
201. The Story So Far – Heavy Gloom
200. Madeon – Nonsense
199. Girlpool – Before The World Was Big
198. Alessia Cara – Seventeen
197. Casey Veggies – Tied Up
196. Modern Baseball – Revenge Of The Nameless Ranger
195. Mr. 2-17 Ft. The Ratchets – Why?

194. The Dead Weather – Buzzkill(er)
193. Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment – Wanna Be Cool
192. Krept & Konan – Freak Of The Week
191. Death Cab for Cutie – Good Help (Is So Hard To Find)
190. TK N Cash – 3 Times In A Row
189. Jack Ü – Beats Knockin (feat. Fly Boi Keno)
188. MNEK – A THOUSAND MILES (VANESSA CARLTON REFIX)

187. HOLYCHILD – Plastered Smile
186. Knuckle Puck – Townsend

185. Palehound – Molly
184. St. Lucia – Dancing On Glass
183. Albert Hammond, Jr. – Losing Touch
182. ILoveMakonnen – Second Chance
181. Purity Ring – bodyache
180. Beck – Dreams
179. Bobby Brackins – My Jam (feat. Zendaya & Jeremih)
178. A.G. Cook – Drop FM feat. Hannah Diamond

177. Surfer Blood – Island
176. Colleen Green – I Want to Grow Up
175. Carly Rae Jepsen – I Really Like You
174. DJ Khaled – Gold Slugs
173. Fashawn – Out the Trunk out the Trunk (feat. Busta Rhymes)
172. Beach Slang – Too Late To Die Young
171. Courtney Barnett – An Illustration of Loneliness (Sleepless in New York)
170. Empress Of – Everything Is You
169. Diamond Rugs – Couldn’t Help It
168. Eric Bellinger – Viral (feat. IamSu)
167. Weaves – Tick
166. Carnage – I Like Tuh
165. easyFun – Laplander
164. PnB Rock – Ballin
163. Hit The Lights – Fucked up Kids
162. Kiiara – Gold
161. St. Vincent – Bad Believer
160. Odesza – Always This Late (Illenium Remix)

159. Miguel – a beautiful exit
158. Shura – Indecision
157. Deerhunter – Breaker
156. A$AP Rocky – Lord Pretty Flacko Jodye 2 (LPFJ2)
155. Classixx – Whatever I Want feat. T-Pain
154. Metz – Acetate
153. Royal Headache – My Own Fantasy
152. Father – Back in the “A” Freestyle/on Me
151. FIDLAR – Punks
150. Hudson Mohawke – Scud Books
149. Four Year Strong – We All Float Down Here
148. @iHeartMemphis – “Hit the Quan” #HTQ
147. Title Fight – Chlorine
146. Grimes – Belly of the Beat
145. Lil Dicky – $ave Dat Money (feat. Fetty Wap & Rich Homie Quan)
144. Netsky – Rio
143. Big Sean – I Don’t Fuck With You
142. Shift K3Y – Beep Beep
141. Bully – Sharktooth
140. GUM – Anesthetized Lesson
139. Throttle – Push Up (Extended Mix) (Throttle vs Freestylers)

138. Dwight Yoakam – In Another World
137. Fall Out Boy – Irresistible
136. Ratatat – Abrasive
135. Julio Bashmore – Holding On
134. Health – STONEFIST
133. Lil Wayne – Glory

132. M.I.A. – Swords
131. The Weeknd – Acquainted
130. Ty Dolla $ign – LA (feat. Kendrick Lamar, Brandy & James Fauntleroy)
129. Future – Trap Niggas
128. Leon Bridges – Better Man
127. Disclosure – Holding On
126. Neon Indian – 61 Cygni Ave
125. Tove Styrke – Ego – Bearson Remix
124. Rozwell Kid – Rozwell Man

123. Teenage Bottlerocket – They Call Me Steve
122. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Like Acid Rain
121. Drake – Diamonds Dancing
120. Tinashe – 2 On (Drezo Remix)
119. Jamie xx – Gosh
118. Panda Bear – Mr Noah
117. Justin Bieber – Sorry
116. Shamir – Hot Mess
115. Tobias Jesso Jr. – Can’t Stop Thinking About You
114. Lithuania – God In Two Persons
113. Tunji Ige – On My Grind

112. Viet Cong – Continental Shelf
111. Parade of Lights – The Island
110. Jeremih – Planez
109. Young Thug – No Games (prod. by TMack)

108. Rae Sremmurd – My X
107. Passion Pit – Where the Sky Hangs
106. Kendrick Lamar – The Blacker The Berry
105. Vince Staples – Get Paid
104. Girlpool – Alone at the Show

103. Death Cab for Cutie – You’ve Haunted Me All My Life
102. Drake – Back To Back
101. Basement – Promise Everything
100. Ratatat – Cream On Chrome
99. Spazzkid – Daytime Disco (Kero Kero Bonito Remix) [feat. Neon Bunny]
98. Said the Sky – Run Away (feat. Car)
97. Fetty Wap – 679 (feat. Remy Boyz)
96. Twerps – Stranger
95. Madeon – OK
94. Nicki Minaj – Truffle Butter
93. The Story So Far – Mock
92. You Blew It! – Lanai
91. Tame Impala – Let It Happen
90. Diamond Rugs – Motel Room
89. Hudson Mohawke – Ryderz
88. Tink – Ratchet Commandments
87. Chris Brown – Ayo
86. Hannah Diamond – Every Night
85. Nef The Pharaoh – Big Tymin’
84. Le Youth – T O U C H (Flaxo Remix)

83. Skylar Spence – Can’t You See
82. Towkio – Heaven Only Knows (Ft. Chance The Rapper, Lido & Eryn Allen Kane)

81. Ad – Juice
80. Beach Slang – Bad Art & Weirdo Ideas
79. Rustie – Big Catzz
78. SOPHIE – JUST LIKE WE NEVER SAID GOODBYE
77. Boogie – Oh My
76. Potty Mouth – Cherry Picking
75. Cashmere Cat & DJ Mustard – Ice Rink

74. Bully – Trying
73. CHVRCHES – Leave A Trace
72. Courtney Barnett – Pedestrian at Best
71. Miguel – Coffee (F***ing)
70. Todd Edwards – Nite Noise

69. French Montana – Off The Rip
68. Speedy Ortiz – Raising the Skate
67. Ty Dolla $ign – Saved (feat. E-40)
66. Gavin Turek – Don’t Fight It
65. A$AP Rocky – L$D
64. Somos – Streets Upon Streets
63. Bearson – Pink Medicine
62. Makonnen – Whip It
61. MØ – Kamikaze
60. Purity Ring – begin again
59. Tinashe – Fuckin’ Wit Me (Prod. DJ Mustard)

58. Shamir – Call It Off
57. Torche – Blasted
56. Big Sean – Blessings
55. CERAADI – Favorite Song

54. Fall Out Boy – Fourth Of July
53. Metz – Spit You Out
52. Four Year Strong – I Hold Myself in Contempt
51. Nelly – The Fix (feat. Jeremih)
50. Sleepy Tom – Pusher (feat. Anna Lunoe)
49. Jeff The Brotherhood – Black Cherry Pie
48. Surfer Blood – I Can’t Explain
47. The Game – 100 (feat. Drake)
46. Post Malone – White Iverson
45. A.G. Cook – Beautiful (Rustie Edit)

44. The Weeknd – Losers
43. The Babies – Got Old
42. Disclosure – Bang That
41. Jidenna – Classic Man – Remix
40. Dwight Yoakam – Second Hand Heart
39. Gunplay – Wuzhanindoe
38. Drake – Big Rings
37. FIDLAR – 40oz. On Repeat
36. Leon Bridges – Coming Home
35. Parade of Lights – We’re The Kids
34. Tobias Jesso Jr. – Without You
33. Thundercat – Them Changes (feat. Flying Lotus & Kamasi Washington)
32. Young Thug – Thats All
31. Moon King – Apocalypse
30. Future – F*ck Up Some Commas
29. Rihanna – Bitch Better Have My Money
28. Torres – Cowboy Guilt
27. The-Dream – That’s My Shit
26. Kid Ink – Be Real
25. Missy Elliott – WTF (Where They From) [feat. Pharrell Williams]
24. Teenage Bottlerocket – Too Much La Collina
23. Viet Cong – Bunker Buster
22. Rich Homie Quan – Flex (Ooh, Ooh, Ooh)
21. Pure Bathing Culture – Pray For Rain
20. Trill Youngins – I Look Fly
19. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Necessary Evil
18. Beach House – Sparks
17. Panda Bear – Boys Latin
16. Kendrick Lamar – Alright
15. Alessia Cara – Here
14. Major Lazer – Lean On (feat. MØ & DJ Snake)
13. Passion Pit – Lifted Up (1985)
12. Rae Sremmurd – No Type
11. Taylor Swift – Bad Blood (feat. Kendrick Lamar)

10. Christine and the Queens – Tilted
9. Drake – Know Yourself
8. Jamie xx – I Know There’s Gonna Be (Good Times)
7. Vince Staples – Norf Norf
6. Tame Impala – Eventually
5. Kurt Vile – Pretty Pimpin
4. Madeon – Pay No Mind
3. Fetty Wap – Trap Queen
2. The Story So Far – Nerve
1. Neon Indian – Annie

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Jan 5 2016

Top 50 Albums of 2015

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50. iLoveMakonnen – iLoveMakonnen 2

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49. Natalie Prass – S/T

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48. Girlpool – Before the World Was Big

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47. Robyn – Love Is Free EP

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46. together PANGEA – The Phage EP

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45. GUM – Glamorous Damage

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44. Empress Of – Me

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43. Albert Hammond Jr – Momentary Masters

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42. Lithuania – Hardcore Friends

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41. Waxahatchee – Ivy Tripp

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40. Twerps – Range Anxiety

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39. Rozwell Kid – Good Graphics EP

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38. Torche – Restarter

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37. Speedy Ortiz – Foil Deer

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36. Miguel – Wildheart

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35. Christine and the Queens – S/T

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34. Mew – +-

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33. HEALTH – DEATH MAGIC

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32. Wavves/Cloud Nothings – No Life For Me

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31. FIDLAR – Too

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30. Deerhunter – Fading Frontier

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29. Alessia Cara – Four Pink Walls EP

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28. Joana Gruesome – Peanut Butter

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27. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love

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26. Metz – Metz II

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25. Passion Pit – Kindred

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24. VA – PC Music Volume 1

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23. Tobias Jesso Jr. – Goon

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22. Jeff the Brotherhood – Wasted On the Dream

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21. Wavves – V

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20. Grimes – Art Angels

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19. Panda Bear – Meets the Grim Reaper

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18. Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit and Think And Sometimes I Just Sit

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17. Bully – Feels Like

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16. Beach House – Depression Cherry

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15. Drake/Future – What a Time To Be Alive

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14. Beach Slang – The Things We Do To Find People Who Feel Like Us

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13. Viet Cong – S/T

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12. Chvrches – Every Open Eye

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11. Neon Indian – VEGA INTL Night School

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10. Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp a Butterfly

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9. The Weeknd – Beauty Behind the Madness

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8. Fetty Wap – S/T

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7. Rae Sremmurd – Sremm Life

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6. The Story So Far – S/T

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5. Dwight Yoakam – Second Hand Heart

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4. Vince Staples – Summertime 06

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3. Tame Impala – Currents

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2. Drake – If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late

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1. Madeon – Adventure

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Jan 3 2016

Quarterly Review – October-December 2015

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Once every three months I list the best of what I heard in albums/songs/remixes for the quarter. I do this to personally keep up with all the awesome music I hear, as it ultimately helps me at the end of the year when I do my overall listing for the previous twelve months. I also do it to introduce you cool cats to tunes you may have missed independently.

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Oct 18 2015

Quarterly Review – July-September 2015

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Once every three months I list the best of what I heard in albums/songs/remixes for the quarter. I do this to personally keep up with all the awesome music I hear, as it ultimately helps me at the end of the year when I do my overall listing for the previous twelve months. I also do it to introduce you cool cats to tunes you may have missed independently.

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Jul 19 2015

Quarterly Review – April-June 2015

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Once every three months I list the best of what I heard in albums/songs/remixes for the quarter. I do this to personally keep up with all the awesome music I hear, as it ultimately helps me at the end of the year when I do my overall listing for the previous twelve months. I also do it to introduce you cool cats to tunes you may have missed independently.

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Apr 23 2015

Quarterly Review – January-March 2015

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Once every three months I list the best of what I heard in albums/songs/remixes for the quarter. I do this to personally keep up with all the awesome music I hear, as it ultimately helps me at the end of the year when I do my overall listing for the previous twelve months. I also do it to introduce you cool cats to tunes you may have missed independently.

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Jan 19 2015

Top 50 Albums of 2014

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50. Tokyo Police Club – Forcefield

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49. Rozwell Kid – Too Shabby

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48. EMA – The Future’s Void

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47. together PANGEA – Badillac

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46. Bombay Bicycle Club – So Long, See You Tomorrow

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45. Trust – Joyland

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44. Crosses – S/T

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43. Ryan Adams – S/T

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42. Jessie Ware – Tough Love

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41. Diarrhea Planet – Aliens In the Outfield EP

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40. Perfect Pussy – Say Yes to Love

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39. Modern Baseball – You’re Gonna Miss It All

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38. Lykke Li – I Never Learn

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37. YG – My Krazy Life

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36. Kylie Minogue – Kiss Me Once

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35. Tinashe – Aquarius

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34. The Pains of Being Pure at Heart – Days of Abandon

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33. Meatbodies – S/T

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32. Joyce Manor – Never Hungover Again

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31. Sturgill Simpson – Metamodern Sounds In Country Music

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30. Weezer – Everything Will Be Alright In the End

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29. Charli XCX – Sucker

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28. Hooray For Earth – Racy

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27. Parquet Courts – Sunbathing Animal

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26. Beck – Morning Phase

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25. Lone – Reality Testing

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24. The Both – S/T

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23. Pup – S/T

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22. Primus and the Chocolate Factory w/ The Fungi Ensemble – S/T

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21. Ariel Pink – pom pom

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20. Bleeding Rainbow – Interrupt

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19. Future Islands – Singles

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18. Bob Mould – Beauty and Ruin

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17. The War On Drugs – Lost In the Dream

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16. New Pornographers – Brill Bruisers

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15. Death From Above 1979 – The Physical World

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14. You Blew It! – Keep Doing What You’re Doing

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13. Sylvan Esso – S/T

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12. Jenny Lewis – The Voyager

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11. Cloud Nothings – Here and Nowhere Else

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10. The Hotelier – Home, Like No Place Is There

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9. Somos – Temple of Plenty

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8. The Menzingers – Rented World

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7. Schoolboy Q – #Oxymoron

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6. Tweens – S/T

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5. Violent Soho – Hungry Ghost

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4. St. Vincent – S/T

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3. Run the Jewels – RTJ2

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2. Spoon – They Want My Soul

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1. Against Me! – Transgender Dysphoria Blues

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