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Four and more, best of 2017

Out of the 998 (so damn close) albums I've heard, this is what you need to hear. Somewhat ranked all with a 4.0 or higher rating though.
101Wanderwelle
Lost in a Sea of Trees


Start your list with a poetic album title
100Steffi
World of the Waking State


Wake me up before you go Steffi
99Hell (USA)
Hell


Hell is pretty much what the US is
98Aidan Baker/Simon Goff/Thor Harris
Noplace


That line-up
97Umfang
Symbolic Use of Light


Symbolic use of words
96Bog
Unshriven


Unwritten blurb
95X.Y.R.
Labyrinth


My favorite Russian ambient artist
94Antarktis
Ildlaante


Got a small cold streak going with 94 and 93
93World Narcosis
Lyruljóra


Goes hard
92Cranial
Dark Towers, Bright Lights


Bright thoughts dark albums
91Kangding Ray
Hyper Opal Mantis


Electronic is ma shiz
90Marco Shuttle
Systhema


Ritual techno?
89Viscera
3 | Release Yourself Through Desperate Rituals


Damn this is quite good but at times not as good but still good
88Human
Fractured Lands


I'm a human living in a fractured land
87Hidden Orchestra
Dawn Chorus


You wanna chill?
86Karen Gwyer
Rembo


Really left an impression but I havent revisited for some reason
85Tocci
Aircntrl


Listening to toe when im writing this, they sound nothing alike
84Elisabeth Dixon
LP1


LP2 when?
831800HaightStreet
Endless


Fretless
82Death Toll 80k
Step Down


Step up!
81Prurient
Rainbow Mirror


Is this noise?
80Max Richter
Three Worlds: Music from Woolf Works


Contemporary
79Gallops
Bronze Mystic


Could use some Steve Harris to up the gallop
78Belisha Beacon
This Is Fine


It really is fine
77Dad Thighs
The Ghosts That I Fear


Also great besides the great bandname
76unable to fully embrace this happiness
The Morning Sun and the End of the World


lo-fi skramz
75Couch Slut
Contempt


Fantastic bandname
74Pyrrhon
What Passes for Survival


Chaos and metal
73NSRD
The Workshop For The Restoration Of Unfelt Feeling


Neat little ancient finding
72FRET
Over Depth


WRITE YOUR BANDNAME LIKE THIS
71BNNT
Multiverse


Goofy noisy drone rock
70HEIR
Au peuple de l'abîme


My goodest
69Fever Ray
Plunge


Sexual healing from Karin
68Werner Urban
Dworzec Towarowy


Werner Urban sounds like the name of a famous chef
67Ostraca / Flesh Born
Faces of the Moving Year


Skramz don't get any better?
66Fucked Up
Year of the Snake


Imma fuck YOU up
65Dominic Lash Quartet
Extremophile


^ How i feel when i listen to this album
64Ostraca
Last


Screamo AOTY?
63Melismetiq
Melismetiq


Such a mesmerizing bandname
62Rodhad
Anxious


Danskjävlar
61Merkabah (PL)
Million Miles


Psychjazz
60Ylva
M E T A


A girls name, how lame
59Ill Considered
Ill Considered 3


I'm the jazzman
58Moon Hooch
The Joshua Tree


Free improv noise rock
57Chinsniffer/Ona Snop
Split


much fast music
56Sol (USA)
Upheaval


ehm Post metal AOTY?
55Lascive Dopamine
Latin American Tech


Hola senorita todos hueras huevo?
54Fallow
Trelu


Filthy sludge
53And So I Watch You From Afar
The Endless Shimmering


Where did this come from?
52Information Flash
Ego Murda Sound


Missmatch between record name and content and cover
51Earthen Sea
An Act of Love


Cheese much?
50Hymn
Perish


HEAVY
49Joni Void
Selfless


Very weird but also very good
48She The Throne
She The Throne


For your From the Kites on San Quentin needs
47Labelle (FR)
univers​-​île


Je voudrais un stylo sil vous plait
46Phoebe Bridgers
Stranger In The Alps


Fairy ghost
45Celeste
Infidele(s)


Zut alors
44Throane
Plus une Main à Mordre


Sacre blue
43James Holden and The Animal Spirits
The Animal Spirits


Sounds like a LSD trip in the desert
42God's Drugs
Loaded


Ordered this on cassette. Jams hard
41Varg (Swe)
Nordic Flora Series Pt. 3: Gore-Tex City


Lose the bad features plz
40Arditti Quartet / Orchestre philharmonique de Radio France
Pascal Dusapin: Quatuor VI; Quatuor VII


Classical AOTY?
39Lvmen
Mitgefangen Mitgehangen


The German language is weird
38Converge
I Can Tell You About Pain


Better than the LP
37Milo
Who Told You To Think?​?​!​!​?​!​?​!​?​!


Rap AOTY?
36Leyland Kirby
We, so tired of all the darkness in our lives


Did this secretly contain song of the year?
35Kamasi Washington
Harmony of Difference


Good last track to say the least
34Angles 9
Disappeared Behind the Sun


Talented members, talented record
33Marcus Fjellstrom
Skelektikon


RIP
32Broken Thoughts
Realign


Sound design bishes
31The Inward Circles
And Right Lines Limit and Close All Bodies


Drone bihses
30The Physics House Band
Mercury Fountain


Not mathcore and not math rock
29Mister Lizard
7"


Britfast thrashcore
28Hieroglyphic Being, Sarathy Korwar and Shabaka Hutchings
A.R.E. Project


Damn this goes hard as the members hint it would
27Emmanuel
Rave Culture


It's what it sounds like
26God Mother
Vilseledd


Scandifast DEP-core
25Massgrav
Stockholm Rockers


Scandifast thrashcore
24Okada
Floating Away from the World


Quite rewarding if you find the time
23Sunless
Urraca


Ulcerate clones a plenty
22Mount Eerie
A Crow Looked At Me


Too sad - too tragic
21Artificial Brain
Infrared Horizon


Lewd metal needs no further introduction
20Jaimie Branch
Fly or Die


Jazz AOTY
19Forest Swords
Compassion


Saw him live as well. Was a blast.
18Khmer
Larga Sombra


D-beat much?
17afmagt​/​Agenda
Split


D-beat much?
16Spectral Voice
Eroded Corridors of Unbeing


wow much heavy such heavyness
15DjRum
Broken Glass Arch


Much better than this years meh album
14The Ominous Circle
Appalling Ascension


Dun dun dun. Heavy af
13Exquirla
Para Quienes Aún Viven


Hablas espanolas muchissimo gracias perro perro padre pero
12The Comet Is Coming
Death to the Planet


Shabaka may be the most interesting artist kicking it atm
11T.Raumschmiere
Heimat


Wow such deep house
10Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Luciferian Towers


You've been missed boys and girls
9Esmerine
Mechanics of Dominion


You've been missed boys and girls
8Do Make Say Think
Stubborn Persistent Illusions


You've been missed boys
7Our Ceasing Voice
Free Like Tonight


See Glassing mini-blurb. BE AWARE OF CHEESE
6Glassing
Light and Death


Did a quick guestplay among the 4.5 rated albums before returning to it's rightful position amongst the 4.0s
5Claudio PRC
Volumi Dinamici


Very intriguing sense of detail
4Lonefront
Cimilada Qaxootiga


Lowkey ambient techno that Aaron rec'd
3City of Caterpillar
Driving Spain Up A Wall


A much awaited release
2Full of Hell
Trumpeting Ecstasy


See Amenra mini-blurb.
1Amenra
Mass VI


Need no further introduction. Peak of their career for me.
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