|Underlooked gems on sput.|
Similar to the first list I did though more obscure. I will just ignore classical and jazz like most people do.
Only albums with less than 10 ratings
Megalazottak es Megszomoritottak
Interesting classical Progressive Rock
Experimental Space Ambient
Un peu de neige salie
Beginning of Lowercase music
Phantasies and Senseitions
weird lo-fi Indie
Live from a Shark Cage
Post-Rock by Pajo of Slint
Avant-Garde- Modern Classical - Industrial Hip Hop
A deranged nightmare.
Pure Electric Honey
Psych Folk - think Animal Collective and Syd Barrett
One of the best Metal albums ever. Noisy cybergrind
Noise Rock that sounds similar to what Grunge would be.
Great, Arvo Pärt loving, chamber leaning Post-Rock. Similar to Dirty Three
Noise Rock pioneers
The Golden Morning Breaks
Ambient/Folk, highly recommended to Post-Rock fans.
|14||Cul De Sac|
Can and Fahey influenced post-rock.
Super underrated Post-Rock band
You, The Night...and the Music
Noise Rock. For fans of Nick Cave/Birthday Party/Gun Club/Cramps
|18||Hampton Grease Band|
Music to Eat
Corky's Debt to His Father
First avant - singer/songwriter folk album
lovers of syd barrett will see value here.
As avant-garde as metal can get. Well..it isn't really metal. Chaotic, surreal and noisy.
UK MC5. proto-punk
|23||The Holy Modal Rounders|
Indian War Whoop
Insane psychedelic old time american folk music.
From Gardens Where We Feel Secure
Soundtrack for the childhood of a past life you had. new age/classical
Edit: this has more than 10 rating, I'll keep it anyway
Africa Express Presents... Terry Riley's In C Mali
Wonderful interpretation of IN C.
Music video + Audio: --> https://youtu.be/_FXQ68ZkWVw
Live Performance --> https://youtu.be/aX96z7AuICs
Zenith Beyond the Helix-Locus
|27||African Head Charge|
My Life in a Hole in the Ground
avant-garde dub. P.I.L fans would love this. See also: Mark Stewart
Really fun French avant-prog. Unique.
Tower Of Meaning
Many overlook this one.
For fans of Ween and Butthole Surfers.
Extreme noisy sludge metal from the Japanese underground
The Emotional Plague
I cant describe this album.
Tapping The Conversation
An extension of Techno Animal . Much better than zoo imo. Crazy, industrial hip hop.
Likely the first Industrial Hip hop album. Don't expect anything noisy like deathgrips.
|35||Mark Stewart And The Maffia|
As the Veneer of Democracy Starts to Fade
First steps towards industrial hip hop. All his first 4 albums are worth checking out.
|36||Coin Locker Kid|
One of my favourite discoveries last year. Nothing really like it in the realm of hip hop. Avant Hip-hop for fans of ...cLOUDDEAD and Jandek/Daniel Johnston I guess.
|37||Dog Faced Hermans|
Mental Blocks For All Ages
One of the best post-punk bands ever imo. All their albums are good.
Produkt der Deutsch-Amerikanischen Freundschaft
One of the earliest noise rock albums. Elements of Swans on this one.
Die Kleinen Und Die Bosen
|40||Daisuck and Prostitute|
Shinu Made Odori Tsuzukete
Best Contortions influenced band
One of the best albums of the last decade imo. It is 4 hours though.... Avant-folk from 2018
Very interesting songwriting from one of the most important rock musicians of the 90s. avant-country. For fans of Gastr del Sol/slint/pajo/
Silence & Wisdom
The first Ambient Pop album? for fans of David Sylvian / Post-Rock
Early Industrial Metal. Similar to Godflesh, Swans and Foetus.
|45||The Mentally Ill|
Gacy's Place / Padded Cell / Tumor Boy
Important and unique Noise Rock of Alternative Tentacles. Check the full unreleased material comp too.
Fans of anarcho punk/ crass + early Misfits would like this.
Well of Sacrifice
True Avant-Garde Metal. None of that post Mr Bungle, circus music crap.
Eros in Arabia
Pioneered Gamelan Ambient and... Black Metal album covers.
For fans of Geinoh Yamashirogumi and Jon Hassell.
Dabbling With Gravity And Who You Are
Psychedelic drone folk.
Tritonian Nash-Vegas Polyester Complex
As good as "Too Many Humans" imo. Though I only heard it for the first time today.
Similar to Butthole Surfers + less Flipper
Directions In Music
post-rock similar to tortoise. Some country and minimalism elements.
I'm the One
I chose this only because it's her debut. Over the last few years I have listened to 5 of her albums and every single one is a gem.
The Big Saturday Illusion
Awesome Shoegaze. Similar to Mercury Rev and MBV
Somewhere on the border of free-improv jazz and Kosmiche Musik/Krautrock.
|54||Lula Cortes and Ze Ramalho|
Forgotten freak folk gem from Brazil. For fans of comus, and equally as great .
Dead Chicken Fear No Knife
Math rock similar to Slint/Rodan/Gastr del Sol
Kill Atom Smasher
Very unique guitar playing. For fans of Sonic Youth/Polvo
Amanecer en Puerta Oscura
Another great avant metal album. Jazzy and drone elements fused. Kayo Dot fans may appreciate.