Sunnyvale
Staff

Reviews 233
Soundoffs 2
Album Ratings 4661
Objectivity 63%

Last Active 01-01-70 12:00 am
Joined 01-01-70

Review Comments 5,987

 Lists
06.19.24 Best Review Summaries? 06.04.24 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: May
05.01.24 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Apri 04.03.24 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Marc
03.22.24 Sputnik's Sacred Clouds03.03.24 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Febr
02.01.24 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Janu 01.06.24 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Dece
12.26.23 A Sunnyvale 2023 12.03.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Nove
11.01.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Octo 10.01.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Sept
09.07.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Augu 08.01.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: July
07.03.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: June 06.01.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: May
05.03.23 Sunnyvale's Top 25 Gordon Lightfoot Son05.01.23 Sputnikmusic Release of the Month: Apri
More »

A Sunnyvale 2023

Here's my top 100 releases of 2022 (all formats together, whether LPs, EPs, live albums, etc). Pretty strong year for music in my book!
100Gregory Alan Isakov
Appaloosa Bones


Indie folk/Americana
99Waldgefluster
Unter Bronzenen Kronen


Atmospheric black metal
98Charlie Hall
Invisible Ink


Chill dream pop/folk/indie
97Darlingside
Everything is Alive


Indie folk
96Foo Fighters
But Here We Are


Alt-rock
95James Yorkston, Nina Persson and The Second Hand Orchestra
The Great White Sea Eagle


Folk
94Art School Girlfriend
Soft Landing


Dream pop/electronic
93Jude Brothers
render tender / blunder sunder


Indie folk
92Wolves in the Throne Room
Crypt of Ancestral Knowledge


Symphonic black metal/ambient
91The Paper Kites
At the Roadhouse


Indie folk/rock/Americana
90Ossaert
Offerdier


Atmospheric black metal
89Malokarpatan
Vertumnus Caesar


Blackened heavy metal
88The Gaslight Anthem
History Books


Rock/Americana/folk
87The National
Laugh Track


Indie rock
86Blood Ceremony
The Old Ways Remain


Psych/hard rock/folk
85Summer Salt
Campanita


Indie pop
84Hotline TNT
Cartwheel


Shoegaze/alt-rock
83Quality Used Cars
Quality of Life


Australiana
82Esoctrilihum
Astraal Constellations of the Majickal Zodiac


Black metal/death metal
81Mapache
Swinging Stars


Americana/rock/folk
80Will Johnson
No Ordinary Crown


Alt-country/rock/folk
79How to Care for Flowers
For a Brief Moment I Felt the Sun’s Warmth…


Emo
78Josh Ritter
Spectral Lines


Indie folk/Americana
77Fires in the Distance
Air Not Meant For Us


Doom metal
76Pinegrove
Montclair (Live at the Wellmont Theater)


Indie/folk/alt-country
75Tim Hecker
No Highs


Ambient
74Kostnateni
Úpal


Black metal/death metal
73Dozer
Drifting in the Endless Void


Stoner metal
72Agriculture
Agriculture


Blackgaze with a healthy dose of plenty of other influences
71Spaceships
Ruins


Shoegaze/post-rock/post-hardcore
70Maruja
Knocknarea


Post-punk/post-rock
69Fen
Monuments to Absence


Black metal/post-rock/folk
68Adjy
June Songs Vol. 1


Emo/indie/folk
67Motorpsycho
Yay!


Psych/prog/folk
66Wisteria Lodge
Spoken Secrets


Unsettling dream pop/Lynchcore
65BrokenTeeth
How to Sink Slowly


Shoegaze/indie rock
64The Murder Capital
Gigi's Recovery


Post-punk
63Strange Ranger
Pure Music


Weird and experimental indie rock/shoegaze
62Wilco
Cousin


Indie rock/Americana
61Woe
Legacies of Frailty


Black metal
60Grian Chatten
Chaos For The Fly


Folk/singer-songwriter
59Cory Hanson
Western Cum


Bluesy rock/alt-country
58Mad Anthony (USA-CA)
The Lost Tapes


Old-school folk rock
57Slowdive
Everything is Alive


Shoegaze/dream pop
56Vyva Melinkolya
Unbecoming


Dark shoegaze/slowcore/indie
55Parannoul
After The Magic


Shoegaze/fourth wave emo
54Nicole Dollanganger
Married in Mount Airy


Creepy folk/indie
53Tideless
Eye of Water


"Droom"-dreamy/gazey doom metal
52The Veils
...And Out of the Void Came Love


Dramatic and stately indie rock
51Yo La Tengo
This Stupid World


Noisy indie rock/shoegaze/dream pop
50Full of Hell and Nothing
When No Birds Sang


Hardcore/shoegaze
49The Golden Dregs
On Grace and Dignity


Indie folk/rock
48Big|Brave
nature morte


Crushing doom folk
47Dream Unending/Worm
Starpath


Atmospheric prog/doom metal
46Strawberry Runners
Strawberry Runners


Indie folk/Americana
45Blur
The Ballad of Darren


Alt rock/Britpop
44The Bathers
Sirenesque


Nostalgic sophisti-pop
43Blake Mills
Jelly Road


Bluesy folk/rock
42Hammock
Love in the Void


Ambient/post-rock/shoegaze
41The River
A Hollow Full of Hope


Slowcore/folk
40Pile
All Fiction


Gloomy post-punk/rock
39Beach Fossils
Bunny


Dream pop/shoegaze
38Perfumed Saturnine Angels
Saccharine Curses Exhaled in the Wind


Blackened post-hardcore
37Protomartyr
Formal Growth in the Desert


Gloomy post-punk
36Vintersea
Woven Into Ashes


Blackened prog metal
35Sangre de Muerdago
O Vento que Lambe as mi​ñ​as Feridas


Galician dark folk
34Enisum
Forgotten Mountains


Atmospheric black metal/folk
33Sun June
Bad Dream Jaguar


Dream pop/indie/folk
32Boygenius
the record


Indie folk
31Ruby Haunt
Between Heavens


Dream pop with electronic touches
30Youth Lagoon
Heaven Is a Junkyard


Indie rock/dream pop
29Craven Faults
Standers


Electronic/techno
28Iron And Wine
Who Can See Forever Soundtrack


Indie folk
27Empty Country
Empty Country II


Indie rock/folk
26Enslaved
Heimdal


Black metal/prog
25Acopia
Acopia


Dream pop/electronic
24Lankum
False Lankum


Irish folk/drone
23Leaving Laurel
When the Quiet Comes


House/downtempo/electronic
22Paul Simon
Seven Psalms


Spiritual folk
21Downfall of Gaia
Silhouettes Of Disgust


Blackened post-metal
20PJ Harvey
I Inside the Old Year Dying


Art pop
19Jason Isbell
Weathervanes


Alt-country/Americana/rock
18Maria BC
Spike Field


Indie folk/dream pop/experimental
17Wayfarer
American Gothic


Blackened country/Western
16Tiny Skulls
Songs From Some Depressing Movie


Scottish indie rock/post-rock/shoegaze
15Ne Obliviscaris
Exul


Extreme prog metal
14Sparklehorse
Bird Machine


Indie
13Thy Catafalque
Alföld


Experimental/black metal/folk
12Urne
A Feast On Sorrow


Sludge metal/prog/thrash
11Complete Mountain Almanac
Complete Mountain Almanac


Art pop/indie folk
10Ben Howard
Is It?


Folktronica
9Tenhi
Valkama


Dark folk
8Panopticon
The Rime of Memory


Atmospheric black metal/folk/post-rock
7The Tallest Man on Earth
Henry St.


Indie folk
6Emma Tricca
Aspirin Sun


Dreamy folk/slowcore/psychedelia
5Dodheimsgard
Black Medium Current


Avant-garde black metal
4The Clientele
I Am Not There Anymore


Chamber pop/indie rock
3Tiny Ruins
Ceremony


Dreamy indie folk
2Wednesday
Rat Saw God


Indie/shoegaze/alt-country
1There Will Be Fireworks
Summer Moon


Scottish indie rock/folk/post-rock
Show/Add Comments (14)

STAFF & CONTRIBUTORS // CONTACT US

Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Site Copyright 2005-2023 Sputnikmusic.com
All Album Reviews Displayed With Permission of Authors | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy