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12.27.17 Omik's Best of 201712.31.16 Omik's Best of 2016
01.01.16 Omik's Best of 201512.24.14 A Post-rock List
12.13.14 Omik's 2014 Picks03.01.14 2014 Playlist
01.26.14 Amazing Openers And Jaw-dropping Closer01.14.14 Need Post-rock Recs
01.13.14 The Definitive Screamo List Of All Time 01.04.14 Current Vinyl Collection
01.03.14 Omik's 2013 Playlist12.20.13 Best Screamo Songs [2]
12.18.13 Omik's Obscure Picks 201312.12.13 How 2013 Panned Out
11.23.13 My 5's09.14.13 Good Music You Probably Don't Know Abou
06.20.13 The Definitive 2013 Halfway List06.06.13 Good Music You Probably Don't Know Abou
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Omik's Best of 2017

Really, really good year for new music. The post-rock releases were particularly strong, which was surprising since most of the big names spent the year in hibernation. Here are my takeaways:
35Golden Hymns Sing 'Hurrah'
Golden Hymns Sing 'Jobless & Worried'


post-rock/drone/industrial
34For All Eternity
The Will to Rebuild


metalcore
33Free Throw
Bear Your Mind


emo/indie rock
32Counterparts
You're Not You Anymore


hardcore/melodic hardcore
31Rafael Anton Irisarri
The Shameless Years


drone/ambient
30Choke Up
Stormy Blue


punk rock/emo
29Hammock
Mysterium


ambient/modern classical
28Hearts Like Lions
If I Never Speak Again


pop punk/alternative rock
27Erai
S/T


screamo/post-rock
26November Might Be Fine
South


post-metal
25Grayscale
Adornment


pop punk
24Da Voile
Heitt Hjortu


post-rock
23Young Lions
Mr. Spaceman


alternative rock
22Polaris (AUS)
The Mortal Coil


post-hardcore/metalcore
21L'Effondras
Les Flavescences


post-rock
20Hubris
Apocryphal Gravity


post-rock
19Special Explosion
To Infinity


emo/indie rock
18August Burns Red
Phantom Anthem


metalcore
17Dead Leaves
Vultures


emo
16I/O (US)
Anyone, Anywhere


post-rock
15Sophie Hutchings
Yonder


piano/modern classical
14The Tidal Sleep
Be Water


melodic hardcore/screamo
13Father Mountain
Apartment Living


alternative/indie rock
12Ghost Key
If I Don't Make It


melodic hardcore
11Lesser Men
Biding Time


melodic hardcore
10Silent Whale Becomes a Dream
Requiem


post-rock/modern classical
9Eidola
To Speak, To Listen


experimental post-hardcore
8blis.
No One Loves You


emo/indie rock
7Anteros
Cuerpos Celestes


screamo/post-rock
6BLAK
Between darkness and light


post-rock
5Leveless
Remind | Replace | Expire | Erase


hardcore
4Shipwrecks (De)
S/T


post-rock
3Gullwing
Gullwing


post-metal/post-rock
2Ojne
Prima Che Tutto Bruci


screamo/hardcore
1Astralia
Solstice


post-rock
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