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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
1After Crying
Megalazottak es Megszomoritottak

Interesting classical Progressive Rock
Mundus Subterraneus

Experimental Space Ambient
3Bernhard Gunter
Un peu de neige salie

Beginning of Lowercase music
Phantasies and Senseitions

weird lo-fi Indie
5Papa M
Live from a Shark Cage

Post-Rock by Pajo of Slint
6Vampire Rodents

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
Vegas Throat

Noise Rock that sounds similar to what Grunge would be.
10Boxhead Ensemble
Two Brothers

Great, Arvo Pärt loving, chamber leaning Post-Rock. Similar to Dirty Three
Market Square

Avant Folk
12Circle X
Circle X

Noise Rock pioneers
The Golden Morning Breaks

Ambient/Folk, highly recommended to Post-Rock fans.
14Cul De Sac
China Gate

Can and Fahey influenced post-rock.
15Doldrums (NA)

Super underrated Post-Rock band
16Doldrums (NA)
Desk Trickery
17Gallon Drunk
You, The Night...and the Music

Noise Rock. For fans of Nick Cave/Birthday Party/Gun Club/Cramps
18Hampton Grease Band
Music to Eat

19Holger Czukay
Canaxis 5

tape music
20Mayo Thompson
Corky's Debt to His Father

First avant - singer/songwriter folk album
lovers of syd barrett will see value here.
21Runhild Gammelsaeter

As avant-garde as metal can get. isn't really metal. Chaotic, surreal and noisy.
22The Deviants

UK MC5. proto-punk
23The Holy Modal Rounders
Indian War Whoop

Insane psychedelic old time american folk music.
24Virginia Astley
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
25Africa Express
Africa Express Presents... Terry Riley's In C Mali

Wonderful interpretation of IN C.

Music video + Audio: -->

Live Performance -->
Zenith Beyond the Helix-Locus

dark ambient
27African Head Charge
My Life in a Hole in the Ground

avant-garde dub. P.I.L fans would love this. See also: Mark Stewart
28Albert Marcœur
Albert Marcœur

Really fun French avant-prog. Unique.
29Arthur Russell
Tower Of Meaning

Many overlook this one.
Double Bummer

For fans of Ween and Butthole Surfers.
濫觴 (Ranshuo)

Extreme noisy sludge metal from the Japanese underground
32Supreme Dicks
The Emotional Plague

I cant describe this album.
33The Bug
Tapping The Conversation

An extension of Techno Animal . Much better than zoo imo. Crazy, industrial hip hop.
34The Beatnigs
The Beatnigs

Likely the first Industrial Hip hop album. Don't expect anything noisy like deathgrips.
35Mark 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.
36Coin 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.
37Dog Faced Hermans
Mental Blocks For All Ages

One of the best post-punk bands ever imo. All their albums are good.
38Deutsch-Amerikanische Freundschaft
Produkt der Deutsch-Amerikanischen Freundschaft

One of the earliest noise rock albums. Elements of Swans on this one.
39Deutsch-Amerikanische Freundschaft
Die Kleinen Und Die Bosen
40Daisuck and Prostitute
Shinu Made Odori Tsuzukete

Best Contortions influenced band
41David Garland

One of the best albums of the last decade imo. It is 4 hours though.... Avant-folk from 2018
42David Grubbs
The Thicket

Very interesting songwriting from one of the most important rock musicians of the 90s. avant-country. For fans of Gastr del Sol/slint/pajo/
43Deux Filles
Silence & Wisdom

The first Ambient Pop album? for fans of David Sylvian / Post-Rock

Early Industrial Metal. Similar to Godflesh, Swans and Foetus.
45The 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.
47Drahcir Ztiworoh
Eros in Arabia

Pioneered Gamelan Ambient and... Black Metal album covers.

For fans of Geinoh Yamashirogumi and Jon Hassell.
48Vibracathedral Orchestra
Dabbling With Gravity And Who You Are

Psychedelic drone folk.
49No Trend
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.
51Annette Peacock
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.
52Furry Things
The Big Saturday Illusion

Awesome Shoegaze. Similar to Mercury Rev and MBV
53Annexus Quam

Somewhere on the border of free-improv jazz and Kosmiche Musik/Krautrock.
54Lula Cortes and Ze Ramalho

Forgotten freak folk gem from Brazil. For fans of comus, and equally as great .
55Gorge Trio
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
57Orthodox (SP)
Amanecer en Puerta Oscura

Another great avant metal album. Jazzy and drone elements fused. Kayo Dot fans may appreciate.
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