Best Albums of 2012


01
Kendrick Lamar
good kid, m.A.A.d city

4.39
3077 votes
02
The Menzingers
On the Impossible Past

4.28
727 votes
03
Burial
Kindred

4.18
908 votes
04
Thank You Scientist
Maps of Non-Existent Places

4.18
359 votes
05
Swans
The Seer

4.16
1475 votes
06
Converge
All We Love We Leave Behind

4.11
2090 votes
07
Enslaved
RIITIIR

4.11
688 votes
08
Hammock
Departure Songs

4.1
360 votes
09
The Chariot
One Wing

4.1
834 votes
10
Ne Obliviscaris
Portal of I

4.07
1047 votes
11
Killer Mike
R.A.P. Music

4.06
1032 votes
12
Obsidian Kingdom
Mantiis

4.06
126 votes
13
Athletics
Who You Are Is Not Enough

4.05
156 votes
14
Rush
Clockwork Angels

4.05
1322 votes
15
We Lost the Sea
The Quietest Place on Earth

4.05
197 votes
16
Niechec
Smierc w miekkim futerku

4.04
209 votes
17
Keaton Henson
Dear...

4.04
113 votes
18
From Indian Lakes
Able Bodies

4.04
198 votes
19
Fiona Apple
The Idler Wheel...

4.03
483 votes
20
Hop Along
Get Disowned

4.03
325 votes
21
Lil Ugly Mane
Uneven Compromise

4.02
133 votes
22
Loma Prieta
I.V.

4.02
618 votes
23
Soundtrack (Film)
Django Unchained

4.01
45 votes
24
Hail the Sun
Elephantitis

4.01
201 votes
25
Diablo Swing Orchestra
Pandora's Pinata

4.01
277 votes
26
St. Vincent
Krokodil

4.01
71 votes
27
Amenra
Mass V

4.01
270 votes
28
Deftones
Koi No Yokan

4.01
2872 votes
29
Lil Ugly Mane
MISTA THUG ISOLATION

4.01
315 votes
30
Svartidaudi
Flesh Cathedral

4
67 votes
31
(Sandy) Alex G
Trick

4
74 votes
32
Jonny Greenwood
The Master OST

4
37 votes
33
Anglagard
Viljans Oga

4
61 votes
34
Dir En Grey
Rinkaku

4
47 votes
35
Saturnus
Saturn in Ascension

4
55 votes
36
Miami Nights 1984
Turbulence

4
31 votes
37
Orden Ogan
To The End

4
27 votes
38
Jizue
Novel

4
61 votes
39
Mother's Cake
Creation's Finest

4
34 votes
40
Punch Brothers
Who's Feeling Young Now?

4
50 votes
41
Boris / Joe Volk
Cosmos

4
27 votes
42
Astronoid
November

4
21 votes
43
Finsterforst
Rastlos

4
71 votes
44
Savant
Vario

4
50 votes
45
Scale the Summit
Redwoods

4
32 votes
46
Tame Impala
Lonerism

4
1241 votes
47
The Tallest Man on Earth
There's No Leaving Now

4
693 votes
48
Frank Ocean
channel ORANGE

4
1546 votes
49
Anathema
Weather Systems

3.99
826 votes
50
Ben Howard
Burgh Island

3.99
76 votes
51
Bell Witch
Longing

3.99
64 votes
52
Exotic Animal Petting Zoo
Tree of Tongues

3.99
270 votes
53
Stoned Jesus
Seven Thunders Roar

3.99
106 votes
54
Night Verses
Out Of The Sky

3.99
105 votes
55
The Prize Fighter Inferno
Half Measures

3.99
51 votes
56
Threshold
March of Progress

3.99
92 votes
57
Death Grips
The Money Store

3.99
2000 votes
58
Fauna
Avifauna

3.99
44 votes
59
Big Wreck
Albatross

3.99
43 votes
60
Intervals
In Time

3.99
238 votes
61
Toundra
III

3.99
79 votes
62
Max Richter
Recomposed: Vivaldi - The Four Seasons

3.99
92 votes
63
Pond (AUS)
Beard, Wives, Denim

3.99
99 votes
64
White Suns
Sinews

3.99
70 votes
65
Brendan Kelly and the Wandering Birds
I'd Rather Die Than Live Forever

3.99
34 votes
66
The Oh Hellos
Through The Deep, Dark Valley

3.99
67 votes
67
The Pirate Ship Quintet
Rope for No-Hopers

3.98
32 votes
68
Hypno5e
Acid Mist Tomorrow

3.98
75 votes
69
In the Silence
A Fair Dream Gone Mad

3.98
84 votes
70
Plan B
Ill Manors

3.98
57 votes
71
Novallo
Novallo

3.98
27 votes
72
Antestor
Omen

3.98
27 votes
73
Saint Motel
Voyeur

3.98
26 votes
74
Galneryus
Angel of Salvation

3.98
77 votes
75
Lost In The Trees
A Church That Fits Our Needs

3.98
77 votes
76
Thriftworks
Hydromancy

3.98
25 votes
77
flatsound
Sleep

3.98
25 votes
78
Foreign Fields
Anywhere But Where I Am

3.98
24 votes
79
Big Big Train
English Electric

3.98
47 votes
80
British Theatre
Dyed In The Wool Ghost

3.98
23 votes
81
Sophicide
Perdition of the Sublime

3.98
23 votes
82
Cattle Decapitation
Monolith of Inhumanity

3.98
693 votes
83
Matryoshka
Laideronnette

3.98
44 votes
84
Bloodshot Dawn
Bloodshot Dawn

3.98
65 votes
85
Mutiny On The Bounty
Trials

3.98
21 votes
86
Bong
Mana-Yood-Sushai

3.98
21 votes
87
Teen Suicide
waste yrself

3.98
125 votes
88
All Them Witches
Our Mother Electricity

3.97
39 votes
89
Dark Time Sunshine
ANX

3.97
324 votes
90
Trioscapes
Separate Realities

3.97
217 votes
91
Susanne Sundfor
The Silicone Veil

3.97
90 votes
92
Joe Bonamassa
Driving Towards The Daylight

3.97
35 votes
93
Elder (USA-MA)
Spires Burn/Release

3.97
34 votes
94
Hidden Orchestra
Archipelago

3.97
98 votes
95
Beheaded
Never To Dawn

3.97
33 votes
96
Every Time I Die
Ex Lives

3.97
1235 votes
97
Pallbearer
Sorrow And Extinction

3.97
393 votes
98
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!

3.97
1494 votes
99
Patrick Watson
Adventures in Your Own Backyard

3.97
47 votes
100
Tempel
On the Steps of the Temple

3.97
60 votes
101
Tantara
Based on Evil

3.97
29 votes
102
Theophany
Time's End: Majora's Mask Remixed

3.97
58 votes
103
Murder by Death
Bitter Drink, Bitter Moon

3.97
116 votes
104
Nadja & Vampillia
The Primitive World

3.96
28 votes
105
Crooks
Nevermore

3.96
27 votes
106
Kinoko Teikoku
Uzu Ni Naru

3.96
27 votes
107
Austin Wintory
Journey Original Soundtrack

3.96
40 votes
108
Buckethead
Electric Sea

3.96
149 votes
109
Burial
Truant/Rough Sleeper

3.96
410 votes
110
I Kill Giants
We Can Live In The Exact Same Place

3.96
25 votes
111
Anberlin
Vital

3.96
775 votes
112
Woods of Ypres
Woods V: Grey Skies & Electric Light

3.96
197 votes
113
Boddika and Joy Orbison
Froth/Mercy

3.96
24 votes
114
Right Away, Great Captain!
The Church of the Good Thief

3.96
203 votes
115
Mandroid Echostar
Mandroid Echostar

3.96
47 votes
116
Mare Cognitum
An Extraconscious Lucidity

3.96
35 votes
117
Recondite
On Acid

3.96
34 votes
118
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu
Pamyu Pamyu Revolution

3.96
147 votes
119
Blu and Exile
Give Me My Flowers While I Can Still Smell Them

3.95
48 votes
120
Neil Young
Psychedelic Pill

3.95
172 votes
121
Savant
Overworld

3.95
21 votes
122
Accept
Stalingrad

3.95
198 votes
123
Wilderun
Olden Tales and Deathly Trails

3.95
31 votes
124
Breaking Orbit
The Time Traveller

3.95
62 votes
125
Self Defense Family
Self Immolation Family b/w World Virgins

3.95
41 votes
126
Aeternam
Moongod

3.95
40 votes
127
Eths
III

3.95
38 votes
128
Half Moon Run
Dark Eyes

3.95
89 votes
129
Flying Lotus
Until the Quiet Comes

3.95
653 votes
130
Between the Buried and Me
The Parallax II: Future Sequence

3.94
1607 votes
131
Roc Marciano
Reloaded

3.94
44 votes
132
Distorted Harmony
Utopia

3.94
44 votes
133
The Hirsch Effekt
Holon: Anamnesis

3.94
35 votes
134
Mendel
Subliminal Colors

3.94
26 votes
135
Milo Greene
Milo Greene

3.94
26 votes
136
Heroin Party
Summer Made Me Blue; Summer Gave Me The Sky

3.94
43 votes
137
TK From Ling Tosite Sigure
Flowering

3.94
34 votes
138
Daniel Rossen
Silent Hour/Golden Mile

3.94
34 votes
139
Save Us From The Archon
How Terrible, The Undergrowths Jaws That Tangle.

3.94
42 votes
140
The Mayan Factor
Yesterday's Son

3.94
67 votes
141
Anais Mitchell
Young Man in America

3.94
25 votes
142
Thriftworks
Rainmaker

3.94
33 votes
143
Howard Shore
The Hobbit - An Unexpected Journey

3.94
57 votes
144
Dot Hacker
Inhibition

3.94
111 votes
145
El-P
Cancer 4 Cure

3.94
745 votes
146
Disasterpeace
FEZ

3.94
52 votes
147
Wo Fat
The Black Code

3.94
63 votes
148
Headspace
I Am Anonymous

3.94
44 votes
149
Mestis
Basal Ganglia

3.93
123 votes
150
Pinegrove
Meridian

3.93
30 votes
151
Angelus Apatrida
The Call

3.93
30 votes
152
Zelliack
Noir Tone

3.93
127 votes
153
Teen Suicide
i will be my own hell because there is a devil inside my body

3.93
178 votes
154
Get Scared
Built For Blame, Laced With Shame

3.93
37 votes
155
Enabler
All Hail the Void

3.93
81 votes
156
Acres
Acres

3.93
120 votes
157
Oddland
The Treachery of Senses

3.93
36 votes
158
Der Weg Einer Freiheit
Unstille

3.93
43 votes
159
Waxahatchee
American Weekend

3.93
85 votes
160
High on Fire
De Vermis Mysteriis

3.93
509 votes
161
Aes Dana
Pollen

3.93
24 votes
162
Steve Hackett
Genesis Revisited II

3.93
28 votes
163
Khonsu
Anomalia

3.93
21 votes
164
Friendzone
Collection 1

3.93
55 votes
165
Words of Farewell
Immersion

3.93
55 votes
166
Birds in Row
You, Me, and the Violence

3.93
261 votes
167
iamthemorning
~

3.93
67 votes
168
Parabelle
Your Starry Eyes Will Never Make Us Even

3.92
65 votes
169
BADBADNOTGOOD
BBNG2

3.92
533 votes
170
Ancients
Star Showers On The Euphrates

3.92
44 votes
171
Dot Hacker
Dot Hacker

3.92
25 votes
172
Overkill
The Electric Age

3.92
355 votes
173
Shackleton
Music For The Quiet Hour

3.92
31 votes
174
Elysian Blaze
Blood Geometry

3.92
31 votes
175
Cytotoxin
Radiophobia

3.92
31 votes
176
Bersarin Quartett
II

3.92
74 votes
177
Hawk Eyes
Ideas

3.92
61 votes
178
The Early November
In Currents

3.92
158 votes
179
Clubroot
III - MMXII

3.92
163 votes
180
The Bad Plus
Made Possible

3.92
30 votes
181
Caravan Palace
Panic

3.92
66 votes
182
Motorpsycho
The Death Defying Unicorn

3.91
47 votes
183
Burning Love
Rotten Thing To Say

3.91
41 votes
184
British Theatre
EP

3.91
35 votes
185
Be'lakor
Of Breath and Bone

3.91
419 votes
186
Eisbrecher
Die Hölle Muss Warten

3.91
29 votes
187
Mindset
Leave No Doubt

3.91
23 votes
188
Breakbot
By Your Side

3.91
23 votes
189
Troubled Coast
Awake and Empty

3.91
23 votes
190
Janus
Nox Aeris

3.91
143 votes
191
God Seed
I Begin

3.91
57 votes
192
Propagandhi
Failed States

3.91
401 votes
193
Told Slant
Still Water

3.91
28 votes
194
The Elijah
I Loved I Hated I Destroyed I Created

3.91
114 votes
195
King Parrot
Bite Your Head Off

3.91
22 votes
196
Voices From The Lake
Voices From The Lake

3.91
44 votes
197
Dirtwire
Dirtwire

3.91
22 votes
198
Robert Glasper Experiment
Black Radio

3.91
55 votes
199
Revocation
Teratogenesis

3.91
208 votes
200
Ty Segall and White Fence
Hair

3.91
27 votes



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