Best Rock Albums of 2012


01
The Hanged Man And The Moon
Just One Shot

4.5
18 votes
02
Magnum
On The 13th Day

4.42
24 votes
03
Kalya Scintilla
Dance the Spiral Never Ending

4.36
14 votes
04
The Beards
Having a Beard is the New Not Having a Beard

4.36
14 votes
05
The Enid
Invicta

4.31
18 votes
06
Xavier Rudd
Spirit Bird

4.27
13 votes
07
Father Figure
Congratulations On Your Loss

4.27
13 votes
08
Snarky Puppy
Ground UP

4.24
21 votes
09
The Hirsch Effekt
Holon: Anamnesis

4.21
21 votes
10
Thank You Scientist
Maps of Non-Existent Places

4.2
177 votes
11
Enochian Theory
Lifeā€¦ And All It Entails

4.19
16 votes
12
Distorted Harmony
Utopia

4.17
21 votes
13
Bong
Mana-Yood-Sushai

4.17
18 votes
14
The Menzingers
On the Impossible Past

4.16
473 votes
15
Mother's Cake
Creation's Finest

4.13
46 votes
16
Marijuana Deathsquads
Tamper, Disable, Destroy

4.11
22 votes
17
Mangoo
Neverland

4.11
24 votes
18
The Oh Hellos
Through The Deep, Dark Valley

4.11
36 votes
19
Enslaved
RIITIIR

4.1
543 votes
20
Rush
Clockwork Angels

4.08
2252 votes
21
Save Us From The Archon
How Terrible, The Undergrowths Jaws That Tangle.

4.08
64 votes
22
Wilderun
Olden Tales & Deathly Trails

4.08
13 votes
23
Golden Void
Golden Void

4.07
14 votes
24
Eclipse (SWE)
Bleed & Scream

4.07
14 votes
25
I Kill Giants
We Can Live In The Exact Same Place

4.07
22 votes
26
Niechec
Smierc w miekkim futerku

4.07
165 votes
27
Anglagard
Viljans Oga

4.07
92 votes
28
Anais Mitchell
Young Man in America

4.07
23 votes
29
Perhaps
Volume One

4.06
16 votes
30
Mark Lanegan
Dark Mark Does Christmas

4.06
16 votes
31
Threshold
March of Progress

4.06
73 votes
32
The Smith Street Band
Sunshine and Technology

4.06
164 votes
33
All Them Witches
Our Mother Electricity

4.06
27 votes
34
The Mayan Factor
Yesterday's Son

4.05
57 votes
35
British Theatre
Dyed In The Wool Ghost

4.05
22 votes
36
Patrick Watson
Adventures in Your Own Backyard

4.04
36 votes
37
Stoned Jesus
Seven Thunders Roar

4.04
136 votes
38
iamthemorning
~

4.04
82 votes
39
Astronoid
November

4.03
15 votes
40
Perturbator
I Am The Night

4.03
31 votes
41
River City Extension
Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Your Anger

4.03
16 votes
42
Big Big Train
English Electric

4.03
33 votes
43
Hail the Sun
Elephantitis

4.03
155 votes
44
Waxahatchee
American Weekend

4.02
63 votes
45
Keaton Henson
Dear...

4.02
89 votes
46
Exotic Animal Petting Zoo
Tree of Tongues

4.02
235 votes
47
Toundra
III

4.02
62 votes
48
Right Away, Great Captain!
The Church of the Good Thief

4.01
180 votes
49
Ben Howard
Burgh Island

4
56 votes
50
Boris
Cosmos

4
21 votes
51
Ilyas Ahmed
With Endless Fire

4
18 votes
52
Mutiny On The Bounty
Trials

4
17 votes
53
Sinew
Pilots of a New Sky

4
16 votes
54
Aviations
A Declaration of Sound

4
14 votes
55
The Tallest Man on Earth
There's No Leaving Now

4
619 votes
56
Murder by Death
Bitter Drink, Bitter Moon

4
105 votes
57
Lost In The Trees
A Church That Fits Our Needs

3.99
76 votes
58
Neil Young
Psychedelic Pill

3.99
272 votes
59
Lord Huron
Lonesome Dreams

3.99
56 votes
60
Breaking Orbit
The Time Traveller

3.99
96 votes
61
Headspace
I Am Anonymous

3.99
36 votes
62
Punch Brothers
Who's Feeling Young Now?

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

3.98
158 votes
64
Tame Impala
Lonerism

3.98
855 votes
65
Trioscapes
Separate Realities

3.98
200 votes
66
White Suns
Sinews

3.98
120 votes
67
Big Wreck
Albatross

3.97
76 votes
68
Half Moon Run
Dark Eyes

3.97
64 votes
69
Pallbearer
Sorrow And Extinction

3.97
297 votes
70
So Much Light
Supine/Spellbound

3.97
15 votes
71
Jorn
Bring Heavy Rock To The Land

3.97
15 votes
72
Tenacious D
Jazz

3.96
28 votes
73
Motorpsycho
The Death Defying Unicorn

3.96
81 votes
74
Mestis
Basal Ganglia

3.96
111 votes
75
Accept
Stalingrad

3.96
168 votes
76
Mendel
Subliminal Colors

3.96
23 votes
77
Calexico
Algiers

3.95
33 votes
78
Anathema
Weather Systems

3.95
680 votes
79
British Theatre
EP

3.94
35 votes
80
Wodensthrone
Curse

3.94
68 votes
81
Janus
Nox Aeris

3.94
268 votes
82
Pile
Dripping

3.94
40 votes
83
Worm Ouroboros
Come the Thaw

3.94
40 votes
84
Witch Mountain
Cauldron Of The Wild

3.93
46 votes
85
The Flower Kings
Banks of Eden

3.93
76 votes
86
Oddland
The Treachery of Senses

3.93
36 votes
87
Woods of Ypres
Woods V: Grey Skies & Electric Light

3.93
145 votes
88
The Devil's Blood
The Thousandfold Epicentre

3.93
64 votes
89
High on Fire
De Vermis Mysteriis

3.92
446 votes
90
The Machine
Calmer Than You Are

3.92
78 votes
91
Mark Knopfler
Privateering

3.92
50 votes
92
Finsterforst
Rastlos

3.92
61 votes
93
Joe Bonamassa
Driving Towards The Daylight

3.92
60 votes
94
Nightstalker
Dead Rock Commandos

3.91
51 votes
95
Hexvessel
No Holier Temple

3.91
56 votes
96
Melody's Echo Chamber
Melody's Echo Chamber

3.91
61 votes
97
Dysrhythmia
Test Of Submission

3.91
38 votes
98
Khonsu
Anomalia

3.91
16 votes
99
Mandroid Echostar
Mandroid Echostar

3.9
42 votes
100
Ruby The Hatchet
Ouroboros

3.9
30 votes
101
Jess And The Ancient Ones
Jess And The Ancient Ones

3.9
20 votes
102
Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
Meat + Bone

3.9
20 votes
103
Witchcraft
Legend

3.9
196 votes
104
Wo Fat
The Black Code

3.89
53 votes
105
Klone
The Dreamer's Hideaway

3.89
22 votes
106
Zac Brown Band
Uncaged

3.88
37 votes
107
Tigers on Trains
Foundry

3.88
93 votes
108
Beardfish
The Void

3.88
248 votes
109
Grizzly Bear
Shields

3.88
549 votes
110
Super Snake
Summer Girls

3.88
123 votes
111
Parabelle
Your Starry Eyes Will Never Make Us Even

3.88
106 votes
112
Kalter
Ubuntu

3.88
28 votes
113
Tetrafusion
Horizons

3.88
20 votes
114
BATS
The Sleep of Reason

3.87
201 votes
115
Solterra
Soul, Earth, Sun

3.87
69 votes
116
Winterfylleth
The Threnody of Triumph

3.87
68 votes
117
Goat
World Music

3.86
192 votes
118
Tacoma Narrows Bridge Disaster
Exegesis

3.86
77 votes
119
Steve Hackett
Genesis Revisited II

3.86
22 votes
120
Slice the Cake
Other Slices

3.86
72 votes
121
Follow The White Rabbit
Endorphinia

3.86
36 votes
122
Kaki King
Glow

3.86
18 votes
123
Om
Advaitic Songs

3.86
696 votes
124
Andrew Bird
Break It Yourself

3.86
257 votes
125
Gary Clark Jr.
Blak and Blu

3.86
148 votes
126
Duality and the Republic
Uno

3.86
14 votes
127
Naam
The Ballad of the Starchild

3.86
14 votes
128
Yowie
Damning With Faint Praise

3.86
14 votes
129
Shakey Graves
Roll The Bones

3.85
24 votes
130
I The Mighty
Karma Never Sleeps

3.85
154 votes
131
Kishi Bashi
151a

3.85
140 votes
132
Mac DeMarco
2

3.85
234 votes
133
Merchandise
Children of Desire

3.85
60 votes
134
Pepe Deluxe
Queen of the Wave

3.85
58 votes
135
We Came Out Like Tigers
Agelessness And Lack

3.85
23 votes
136
Elder (USA-MA)
Spires Burn/Release

3.85
26 votes
137
The End of All Reason
Artifacts

3.85
13 votes
138
Stampede to Timberline
Tribulation

3.85
13 votes
139
Japandroids
Celebration Rock

3.84
514 votes
140
Solterra
Umbra

3.84
57 votes
141
Crippled Black Phoenix
No Sadness Or Farewell

3.84
44 votes
142
Gazpacho
March of Ghosts

3.84
53 votes
143
HEALTH
MAX PAYNE 3

3.84
28 votes
144
Vintersorg
Orkan

3.84
31 votes
145
Digital Summer
Breaking Point

3.83
42 votes
146
Maserati
Maserati VII

3.83
42 votes
147
Glen Hansard
Rhythm & Repose

3.83
27 votes
148
Bo Ningen
Line The Wall

3.83
18 votes
149
Blackberry Smoke
The Whippoorwill

3.83
18 votes
150
Mark Lanegan
Blues Funeral

3.83
202 votes
151
Indian Handcrafts
Civil Disobedience For Losers

3.83
68 votes
152
Xanthochroid
Blessed He With Boils

3.83
116 votes
153
toe
The Future Is Now

3.83
58 votes
154
Tremonti
All I Was

3.83
230 votes
155
The Cult
Choice of Weapon

3.82
37 votes
156
Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band
Bat Chain Puller

3.82
44 votes
157
Guardian Alien
See the World Given To a One Love Entity

3.82
33 votes
158
Black Bombaim
Titans

3.82
33 votes
159
Ancestors
In Dreams And Time

3.82
82 votes
160
Ty Segall and White Fence
Hair

3.82
19 votes
161
Zodiac
A Bit of Devil

3.81
24 votes
162
North Atlantic Oscillation
Fog Electric

3.81
16 votes
163
The Mountain Goats
Transcendental Youth

3.81
223 votes
164
Sudatsuga
Blue Moon Saiyeed

3.81
116 votes
165
Trophywife
Hold Onto Your Luck

3.81
63 votes
166
Perturbator
Nocturne City

3.81
13 votes
167
Aluk Todolo
Occult Rock

3.81
36 votes
168
T.R.A.M.
Lingua Franca

3.8
189 votes
169
Black Country Communion
Afterglow

3.8
99 votes
170
Rival Sons
Head Down

3.8
135 votes
171
Ty Segall
Twins

3.8
60 votes
172
Unisonic
Ignition

3.8
30 votes
173
Keiji Haino, Jim O'Rourke, Oren Ambarchi
Imikuzushi

3.8
20 votes
174
Family of the Year
Loma Vista

3.8
15 votes
175
Circus Maximus
Nine

3.8
87 votes
176
David Maxim Micic
Bilo 2.0

3.8
57 votes
177
Astra
The Black Chord

3.8
188 votes
178
The Walkmen
Heaven

3.8
137 votes
179
InMe
The Pride

3.79
168 votes
180
Call Me No One
Last Parade

3.79
68 votes
181
Hail Spirit Noir
Pneuma

3.79
140 votes
182
Father John Misty
Fear Fun

3.79
222 votes
183
White Lung
Sorry

3.79
82 votes
184
Ufomammut
Opus Alter

3.79
44 votes
185
Windhand
Windhand

3.79
31 votes
186
Scott Walker
Bish Bosch

3.79
139 votes
187
Arkaik
Metamorphignition

3.79
40 votes
188
Blues Pills
Bliss

3.79
21 votes
189
Asobi Seksu / Boris
Split

3.79
14 votes
190
Ramyhead and the Irefires
Welcome 2 Wagland

3.79
14 votes
191
Arjen Anthony Lucassen
Lost in the New Real

3.78
30 votes
192
Dinosaur Jr.
I Bet on Sky

3.78
237 votes
193
The Avett Brothers
The Carpenter

3.78
128 votes
194
Dead Can Dance
Anastasis

3.78
139 votes
195
Marriages
Kitsune

3.78
59 votes
196
Damien Jurado
Maraqopa

3.78
27 votes
197
Royal Thunder
CVI

3.78
56 votes
198
Ancients
Star Showers On The Euphrates

3.78
38 votes
199
Poets of the Fall
Temple of Thought

3.78
67 votes
200
Light Black
Ex Wives

3.77
22 votes



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