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12.29.20 2020 under 5011.15.20 2019 Under 50

2020 under 50

In 2020, I listened to 403 albums. These are albums I enjoyed that have fewer than 50 ratings on Sputnik
1Sightless Pit
Grave of a Dog


48
noise/death/industrial
Song Recommendation: "Kingscorpse"
Note: Collab between The Body/Full of Hell/Lingua Ignota members
2Black Wing
No Moon


46
shoegaze/electronic/post-punk
Song Rec: "Is This Real Life, Jesus Christ"
Note: Side project of Have A Nice Life's Dan Barrett
3Metz
Atlas Vending


43
post-punk/noise
Song Rec: "A Boat to Drown In"
Note: If you take my advice on the song rec, watch the music video.
4Colour in the Clouds
Inosculation


40
post-hardcore
Song Rec: "Elephant"
Note: This might as well be Alexisonfire
5NNAMDI
BRAT


38
math-rock/hip hop
Song Rec: "Flowers to My Demons"
6Modern Color
From The Leaves Of Your Garden


36
post-hardcore
Song Rec: "Out of Reach"
7The Mountain Goats
Getting Into Knives


35
indie-folk/alt. rock
Song Rec: "Tidal Wave"
8DJ Sabrina the Teenage DJ
Charmed


32
house/electronic
Song Rec: "Charmed"
Note: This album just feels good
9Shiner
Schadenfreude


29
hard rock
Song Rec: "In the End"
Note: They remind me of He is Legend Lite
10No Pressure
No Pressure


28
pop punk
Song Rec: "Doin' Fine"
Note: Side project of The Story So Far's Parker Cannon
11Gloe
Dead Wait


27
post-hardcore
Song Rec: "So Without"
Note: They kind of remind me of Mew
12Allie X
Cape God


27
pop
Song Rec: "Life of the Party"
13Owen Pallett
Island


25
indie/pop/classical
Song Rec: "A Bloody Morning"
Note: All of the work done under the Final Fantasy moniker is now that of Owen Pallett. Good music video for song rec.
14Local H
Lifers


24
alternative rock
Song Rec: "Patrick Bateman"
15Scarypoolparty
Doom Hologram


20
pop/shoegaze/experimental
Song Rec: "Angel Delete"
Note: Appeared on American Idol before taking off in this direction
16The Atomic Bitchwax
Scorpio


20
hard rock
Song Rec: "Scorpio"
Note: Reminds me of Foo Fighters with some teeth
17Greg Dulli
Random Desire


20
alt rock
Song Rec: "Pantomima"
Note: This is the solo project of the Afghan Whigs' vocalist
18Into It. Over It.
Figure


19
emo/indie/pop punk
Song Rec: "We Prefer Indoors"
19Elder Brother
I Won’t Fade On You


18
alt rock/pop punk/emo
Song Rec: "If You Love Me (Like You Say)"
20Zebra Katz
Less Is Moor


18
hip hop/electronic/experimental
Song Rec: "IN IN IN"
21Guitar Fight from Fooly Cooly
Soak


17
punk/emo
Song Rec: "teens//candle"
Note: I'm a sucker for nintendo samples
22The Airborne Toxic Event
Hollywood Park


17
alt rock
Song Rec: "All These Engagements"
Note: Got that Bruce Springsteen feel to it
23Be Well
The Weight And The Cost


16
punk/emo/hardcore
Song Rec: "Strength for Breath"
Note: Collab between members of Bane, Converge and Darkest Hour, but doesn't sound like any of those lol
24Boneflower
Armour


16
post-hardcore/screamo
Song Rec: "Perennial"
Note: More melodic than Svalbard, but if you like that record you should at least try this one
25Loma
Don't Shy Away


16
indie-folk/pop
Song Rec: "Breaking Waves Like a Stone"
Note: This reminded me of Hundred Waters, Wye Oak, Daughter
26George Clanton & Nick Hexum
George Clanton and Nick Hexum


14
beach music/electronic
Song Rec: "Crash Pad"
Note: Nick Hexum is the lead singer of 311, this is a fun, chill record
27Bearings (CAN)
Hello, It's You


14
pop-punk/emo
Song Rec: "Better Yesterday"
Note: Someone told me I was ridiculous for saying this was a pop punk version of the 1975
28Son Lux
Tomorrows I


14
electronic/dream pop
Song Rec: "Plans We Made"
29Baths
Pop Music / False B-Sides II


13
electronic/pop
Song Rec: "Mikaela Corridor"
Note: The music video for song rec is unsettling and bizarre
30Can't Swim
Someone Who Isn't Me


12
pop punk/post-hardcore/emo
Song Rec: "Who's Happy?"
31standards
Fruit Island


10
instrumental math rock
Song Rec: "What You Aren't"
32Dai Dai Dai


8
j-pop/electronic
Song Rec: "AINE KURAINE"
Note: Hear me out-- this album goes hard in the paint when it kicks in
33Watertank
Silent Running


6
alt rock/shoegaze/post-hardcore
Song Rec: "Suffogaze"
Note: I'm am also a sucker for Deftones guitars
34Somerset Thrower
Paint My Memory


6
punk/alt rock/grunge
35Active Child
In Another Life


6
electronic/r&b/ambient
Song Rec: "Set Me Free"
36Dear Youth
Heirloom


4
pop punk
Song Rec: "Who You Are"
37The Band Royale
The Band Royale


4
prog rock/yacht rock
Song Rec: "Loose Lips Sink Ships"
38The Moore Family Band
Missy


4
pop punk/alt rock
Song Rec: "Yelling Out of Tune"
Note: Jeff Rosenstock shows up a couple times on this record
39Son Lux
Tomorrows II


4
electronic/dream pop
Song Rec: "Live Another Life"
40C.H.E.W.
In Due Time


4
hardcore punk/noise
Song Rec: "Knucklehead"
41Wye Oak
No Horizon


3
indie-folk/pop
Song Rec: "AEIOU"
42Jim-E Stack
EPHEMERA


2
house/electronic/r&b
Song Rec: "Sweet Summer Sweat"
43Pure Bathing Culture
Hats


2
dream pop/indie
Song Rec: "Headlights on the Parade"
Note: This is a full cover album of the Blue Nile's Hats album, with Ben Gibbard (of Death Cab) and San Fermin
44Ghost of Vroom
Ghost of Vroom 2


1
alt rock/jazz/hip hop
Song Rec: "Rona Pollona"
Note: This is a side project of former Soul Coughing frontman Mike Doughty
45American Nightmare
Life Support


1
punk/post-hardcore
Song Rec: "Left for Dead"
Note: Technically just a 2-song single, this cover of the Lemonheads is amazing
46BAD OPERATION
BAD OPERATION


1
ska/punk/reggae
Song Rec: "Perilous"
Note: I feel like there's not enough ska bands, so was happy to hear this
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