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MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

Post by Otisredding » Tue Jul 31, 2018 9:28 am

The best albums of 2018 (update July 31)

The numbers presented next to each album title are the weighted average rating, and, in brackets, average and number of ratings (out of 31 included sources). The weighted average is based on a formula that includes a) the average of ratings and b) the number of sources that have rated the album.

The magazines I used for the ratings were:
EUR + Australia: Gaffa-dk; Gaffa-sw; Humo; Indiestyle; Jenesaispop; Laut; Mondosonoro; Musikexpress; Nojesguiden; Ondarock; Plattentests; Sentire Ascoltare; The Music
UK: DIY; Drowned In Sound; The Guardian; Music OMH; NME; The Line Of Best Fit; The Skinny; The 405
USA + Canada: Allmusic; AV Club; Consequence Of Sound; Earbuddy; Exclaim!; Paste; Pitchfork; Popmatters; Rolling Stone; Under The Radar

Highlights: These are the top three songs from the album according to Allmusic, Consequence of Sound, Jenesaispop, Plattentests, The Skinny, Beardfood, BostonGlobe, Nowtoronto, Entertainment Weekly, etc…

New entry or Re-entry
Albums that have obtained new reviews and improved the score
Albums that have obtained new reviews but worsened the score

Out:
Lotic: Power

70 - Camp Cope: How To Socialise & Make Friends - 74,3 (77,0 / 13)
Highlights: The Opener - Anna - I’ve Got You
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 388848.jpg[/imgsize]


69 - Field Music: Open Here - 74,4 (77,1 / 13)
Highlights: Time in Joy - Count it Up - Open Here
Progressive Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 357395.jpg[/imgsize]


68 - Daniel Avery: Song For Alpha - 74,4 (75,8 / 17)
Highlights: Projector - Slow Fade - Citizen//Nowhere
Ambient Techno
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 391904.jpg[/imgsize]


67 - Kadhja Bonet: Childqueen - 74,4 (78,1 / 10)
Highlights: Mother Maybe - Another Time Lover - Delphine
Psychedelic Soul
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 431082.jpg[/imgsize]


66 - Anna Von Hausswolff: Dead Magic - 74,5 (76,5 / 15)
Highlights: Ugly and Vengeful - The Mysterious Vanishing of Electra - The Truth, the Glow, the Fall
Darkwave
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 388837.jpg[/imgsize]


65 - Rolo Tomassi: Time Will Die And Love Will Bury It - 74,6 (79,3 / 7)
Highlights: Aftermath - The Hollow Hour - Contretemps
Mathcore
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 348883.jpg[/imgsize]


64 - Gwenno: Le Kov - 74,6 (79,3 / 7)
Highlights: Tir Ha Mor - Eus Keus? - Hy a Skoellyas Lyf a Dhagrow
Indieronica
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 363060.jpg[/imgsize]


63 - Everything Is Recorded: Everything Is Recorded by Richard Russell - 74,9 (78,2 / 11)
Highlights: Close But Not Quite - Mountains of Gold - Cane
Alternative R&B
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 359040.jpg[/imgsize]


62 - Laurie Anderson & Kronos Quartet: Landfall - 74,9 (78,9 / 9)
Highlights: Everything Is Floating - Nothing Left But Their Names - We Learn to Speak Yet Another Language
Modern Classical
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 382997.jpg[/imgsize]


61 - Hop Along: Bark Your Head Off, Dog - 75,2 (76,8 / 16)
Highlights: How Simple - Prior Things - The Fox in Motion
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 392266.jpg[/imgsize]


60 - Damien Jurado: The Horizon Just Laughed – 75,3 (77,3 / 15)
Highlights: The Last Great Washington State - 1973 - Lou-Jean
Singer-Songwriter
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 401202.jpg[/imgsize]


59 - Grouper - Grid of Points – 75,3 (76,3 / 18)
Highlights: Parking Lot - Breathing - Thanksgiving Song
Ambient
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 412987.jpg[/imgsize]


58 - Confidence Man: Confident Music For Confident People – 75,3 (79,0 / 10)
Highlights: Boyfriend (Repeat) - Don't You Know I'm in a Band - Out the Window
Alternative Dance
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 408761.jpg[/imgsize]


57 - Lump: Lump – 75,3 (77,0 / 16)
Highlights: Curse of the Contemporary - Late To The Flight - May I Be the Light
Indie Folk
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 424977.jpg[/imgsize]


56 - Gas: Rausch - 75,4 (78,4 / 12)
Highlights: Rausch 2 - Rausch 5 - Rausch 3
Ambient Techno
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 420812.jpg[/imgsize]


55 - Yo La Tengo: There's a Riot Going On - 75,5 (74,5 / 24)
Highlights: For You Too - Shades of Blue - You Are Here
Ambient Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 373872.jpg[/imgsize]


54 - Superchunk: What A Time To Be Alive – 75,7 (76,4 / 19)
Highlights: What a Time to Be Alive - Erasure - Black Thread
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 380783.jpg[/imgsize]


53 - Tracyanne & Danny: Tracyanne & Danny - 76,2 (80,5 / 8)
Highlights: Alabama - Cellophane Girl - It Can't Be Love Unless It Hurts
Indie Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 409941.jpg[/imgsize]


52 - Nine Inch Nails: Bad Witch – 76,3 (76,3 / 21)
Highlights: God Break Down the Door - Shit Mirror - Over and Out
Experimental Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 442675.jpg[/imgsize]


51 - First Aid Kit: Ruins - 76,4 (74,1 / 28)
Highlights: It's a Shame - Hem of Her Dress - Rebel Heart
Indie Folk
[imgsize 200x200]https://cdn-s3.allmusic.com/release-cov ... 812584.jpg[/imgsize]


50 - The Breeders: All Nerve – 76,6 (74,0 / 29)
Highlights: Wait in the Car - All Nerve - MetaGoth
Alternative Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 388857.jpg[/imgsize]


49 - Serpentwithfeet: Soil – 76,7 (79,0 / 14)
Highlights: Bless Ur Heart - Whisper - Invoice
Alternative R&B
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 430296.jpg[/imgsize]


48 - Oneohtrix Point Never: Age Of - 76,8 (76,1 / 23)
Highlights: Same - The Station - Still Stuff That Doesn’t Happen
Progressive Electronic
[imgsize 200x200]https://exclaim.ca//images/AgeOfOPN.jpg[/imgsize]


47 - Saba: Care For Me - 76,8 (81,4 / 7)
Highlights: Life - Logout - Prom/King
Hip Hop
[imgsize 200x200]https://exclaim.ca//images/Saba.jpg[/imgsize]


46 - tUnE-YaRdS: I Can feel You Creep Into My Private Life – 76,8 (75,5 / 25)
Highlights: Heart Attack - ABC 123 - Look at Your Hands
Art Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 332487.jpg[/imgsize]


45 - No Age: Snares Like a Haircut – 76,9 (78,2 / 17)
Highlights: Send Me - Cruise Control - Soft Collar Fad
Noise Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 357019.jpg[/imgsize]


44- Ezra Furman: Transangelic Exodus – 77.0 (78,6 / 16)
Highlights: Suck the Blood from My Wound - Maraschino-Red Dress $ 8.99 at Goodwill - Love You So Bad
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 357202.jpg[/imgsize]


43 - Dirty Projectors: Lamp Lit Prose – 77,0 (75,0 / 27)
Highlights: Right Now - That's a Lifestyle - I Feel Energy
Art Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 455262.jpg[/imgsize]


42 - MGMT: Little Dark Age – 77,0 (76,0 / 24)
Highlights: Little Dark Age - When You Die - Me and Michael
Synthpop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cdn-s3.allmusic.com/release-cov ... 843664.jpg[/imgsize]


41 - Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever: Hope Downs – 77,1 (78,4 / 17)
Highlights: An Air Conditioned Man - Bellarine - Talking Straight
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 435052.jpg[/imgsize]


40 - The Internet: Hive Mind - 77,1 (77,1 / 21)
Highlights: Come Over - La Di La - Roll (Burbank Funk)
Neo-Soul
[imgsize 200x200]https://cdn-s3.allmusic.com/release-cov ... 899229.jpg[/imgsize]


39 - Screaming Females: All At Once - 77,3 (80,6 / 10)
Highlights: Black Moon - Agnes Martin - Deeply
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 385324.jpg[/imgsize]


38 - Dream Wife: Dream Wife – 77,6 (78,9 / 17)
Highlights: Let's Make Out - Hey! Heartbreaker - Fire
Alternative Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 359022.jpg[/imgsize]


37 - Kids See Ghosts: Kids See Ghosts – 77,7 (77,0 / 23)
Highlights: Feel the Love - Freee (Ghost Town, Pt. 2) - 4th Dimension
Experimental Hip Hop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 433620.jpg[/imgsize]


36 - Marlon Williams: Make Way for Love – 77,8 (78,1 / 20)
Highlights: Nobody Gets What They Want Anymore - Love Is a Terrible Thing - Come to Me
Chamber Folk
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 359120.jpg[/imgsize]


35 - Ought: Room Inside The World – 78,0 (78,4 / 20)
Highlights: Desire - Disaffectation - Disgraced in America
Post-Punk
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 353780.jpg[/imgsize]


34 - Father John Misty: God's Favorite Customer – 78,3 (75,6 / 29)
Highlights: Disappointing Diamonds Are the Rarest of Them All - Hangout at the Gallows - Just Dumb Enough to Try
Chamber Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 425415.jpg[/imgsize]


33 - Let's Eat Grandma: I'm All Ears – 78,3 (76,9 / 25)
Highlights: Falling Into Me - Hot Pink - Donnie Darko
Art Pop
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 420168.jpg[/imgsize]


32 - Angelique Kidjo: Remain In Light - 78,3 (83 / 7)
Highlights: Once in a Lifetime - The Great Curve - Listening Wind
Global
[imgsize 200x200]http://dis.resized.images.s3.amazonaws. ... 05642.jpeg[/imgsize]


31 - DJ Koze: Knock Knock - 78,4 (79,4 / 18)
Highlights: Pick Up - Bonfire - Lord Knows
Deep House
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 415111.jpg[/imgsize]


30 - Cardi B: Invasion of Privacy – 78,6 (78,2 / 22)
Highlights: Bodak Yellow - I Do - I Like It
Trap Rap
[imgsize 200x200]https://cdn-s3.allmusic.com/release-cov ... 876603.jpg[/imgsize]


29 - Stephen Malkmus And The Jicks: Sparkle Hard – 78,6 (76,6 / 27)
Highlights: Bike Lane - Middle America - Solid Silk
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 420818.jpg[/imgsize]


28 - Amen Dunes: Freedom - 78,7 (79,4 / 14)
Highlights: Blue Rose - Believe - Miki Dora
Neo-Psychedelia
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 403193.jpg[/imgsize]


27 - Rival Consoles: Persona – 78,8 (81,8 / 12)
Highlights: Persona - Hidden - Phantom Grip
Microhouse
[imgsize 200x200]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 408733.jpg[/imgsize]


26 - Snail Mail: Lush – 79,0 (77,6 / 25)
Highlights: Pristine - Heat Wave - Let's Find an Out
Indie Rock
[imgsize 200x200]https://exclaim.ca//images/snail_2.jpg[/imgsize]


25 - Courtney Barnett: Tell Me How You Really Feel – 79,0 (76,7 / 28)
Highlights: Need a Little Time - Nameless, Faceless - Charity
Indie Rock
[imgsize 220x220]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 420803.jpg[/imgsize]


24 - Hookworms: Microshift – 79,1 (79,7 / 19)
Highlights: Negative Space - Static Resistance - Ullswater
Neo-Psychedelia
[imgsize 220x220]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 373676.jpg[/imgsize]


23 - Lucy Dacus: Historian – 79,2 (79,5 / 20)
Highlights: Addictions - Night Shift - Nonbeliever
Singer-Songwriter
[imgsize 220x220]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 388819.jpg[/imgsize]


22- Nils Frahm: All Melody – 79,3 (78,3 / 24)
Highlights: Sunson - Kaleidoscope - My Friend the Forest
Ambient
[imgsize 220x220]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 370292.jpg[/imgsize]


21 - Ty Segall: Freedom's Goblin – 79,7 (79,0 / 23)
Highlights: My Lady's on Fire - Fanny Dog - She
Garage Rock
[imgsize 220x220]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 370319.jpg[/imgsize]


20 - Shame: Songs Of Praise – 79,8 (78,8 / 24)
Highlights: Tasteless - Concrete - One Rizla
Post-Punk
[imgsize 240x240]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 346066.jpg[/imgsize]


19 - Kendrick Lamar: Black Panther: The Album OST – 79,9 (80,5 / 19)
Highlights: All the Stars - King’s Dead - Pray for Me
Hip Hop
[imgsize 240x240]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 379895.jpg[/imgsize]


18 - Mount Eerie: Now Only – 80,0 (81,4 / 17)
Highlights: Now Only - Tintin in Tibet - Distortion
Singer-Songwriter
[imgsize 240x240]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 398274.jpg[/imgsize]


17 - Jon Hopkins: Singularity – 80,1 (78,5 / 26)
Highlights: Emerald Rush - Everything Connected - Singularity
Microhouse
[imgsize 240x240]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 415396.jpg[/imgsize]


16 - Iceage: Beyondless – 80,3 (79,9 / 22)
Highlights: Catch It - Pain Killer - Beyondless
Post-Punk
[imgsize 240x240]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 415107.jpg[/imgsize]


15 - Kali Uchis: Isolation - 80,3 (80,9 / 19)
Highlights: After the Storm - Miami - Tyrant
Neo-Soul
[imgsize 260x260]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_4 ... 407863.jpg[/imgsize]


14 - Jeff Rosenstock: Post- - 80,3 (83,3 / 12)
Highlights: USA - Let Them Win - TV Stars
Power Pop
[imgsize 260x260]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 355833.jpg[/imgsize]


13 - Neko Case: Hell-On - 80,5 (80,1 / 22)
Highlights: Curse of the 1-5 Corridor - Sleep All Summer - Winnie
Singer-Songwriter
[imgsize 260x260]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_5 ... 425029.jpg[/imgsize]


12 - Kacey Musgraves: Golden Hour – 80,6 (84,3 / 10)
Highlights: High Horse - Space Cowboy - Slow Burn
Country Pop
[imgsize 260x260]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 391880.jpg[/imgsize]


11 - Car Seat Headrest: Twin Fantasy – 80,7 (79,7 / 24)
Highlights: Beach Life-in-Death - Cute Thing - Nervous Young Inhumans
Indie Rock
[imgsize 260x260]https://exclaim.ca//images/CarTF.jpg[/imgsize]


10 - Hot Snakes: Jericho Sirens – 80,8 (82,5 / 16)
Highlights: Death Camp Fantasy - I Need a Doctor - Six Wave Hold-Down
Garage Punk
[imgsize 280x280]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 373874.jpg[/imgsize]


09 - U.S. Girls: In A Poem Unlimited – 81,0 (80,3 / 23)
Highlights: Velvet 4 Sale - M.A.H. - Rosebud
Neo-Psychedelia
[imgsize 280x280]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 380754.jpg[/imgsize]


08 - Beach House: 7 – 81,1 (78,4 / 29)
Highlights: Dive - Lemon Glow - Dark Spring
Dream Pop
[imgsize 280x280]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 405033.jpg[/imgsize]


07 - Young Fathers: Cocoa Sugar – 81,1 (80,4 / 23)
Highlights: In My View - Toy - Wow
Neo-Soul
[imgsize 280x280]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 379264.jpg[/imgsize]


06 - Pusha T: Daytona – 81,8 (82,4 / 19)
Highlights: If You Know You Know - Infrared - The Games We Play
Hip Hop
[imgsize 280x280]https://exclaim.ca//images/PushaDaytona.jpg[/imgsize]


05 - Deafheaven: Ordinary Corrupt Human Love – 82,4 (80,7 / 26)
Highlights: Honeycomb - Canary Yellow - Glint
Blackgaze
[imgsize 300x300]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 411536.jpg[/imgsize]


04 - Parquet Courts: Wide Awake! – 82,6 (81,3 / 25)
Highlights: Freebird II - Almost Had to Start a Fight/In and Out of Patience - Total Football
Art Punk
[imgsize 300x300]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 409986.jpg[/imgsize]


03 - Janelle Monáe: Dirty Computer – 83,1 (81,1 / 27)
Highlights: PYNK - Make Me Feel - I Like That
Art Pop
[imgsize 300x300]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 395225.jpg[/imgsize]


02 - Sophie: Oil Of Every Pearl's Un-Insides – 83,6 (84,6 / 18)
Highlights: Faceshopping - Immaterial - Is It Cold in the Water?
Post-Industrial
[imgsize 300x300]https://exclaim.ca//images/sophie_4.jpg[/imgsize]


01 - Kamasi Washington: Heaven & Earth – 85,3 (83,9 / 25)
Highlights: Fists of Fury - Will You Sing - The Invincible Youth
Jazz Fusion
[imgsize 300x300]https://cps-static.rovicorp.com/3/JPG_1 ... 439570.jpg[/imgsize]

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Re: MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

Post by Otisredding » Tue Jul 31, 2018 9:37 am

Bang Jan wrote:I'll just ask for above 70 albums before anyone else does again...
71 - Protomartyr: Consolation - 74,2 (77,5 / 11)
72 - Half Waif: Lavender - 74,1 (77,8 / 10)
73 - Khruangbin: Con todo el mundo - 74,1 (77,5 / 11)
74 - Florence + The Machine: High As Hope - 74,1 (72,4 / 26)
75 - Caroline Rose: Loner - 73,9 (78,3 / 8)
76 - Rae Morris: Someone Out There - 73,9 (77,9 / 9)
77 - Leon Vynehall: Nothing Is Still - 73,9 (76,5 / 13)
78 - Lotic: Power - 73,9 (76,5 / 13)
79 - Joan As Police Woman: Damned Devotion - 73,8 (75,4 / 16)
80 - Jonny Greenwood: Phantom Thread OST - 73,8 (78,4 / 7)
81 - Laura Veirs: The Lookout - 73,7 (75,7 / 15)
82 - Wye Oak: The Louder I Call, The Faster It Runs - 73,6 (74,9 / 17)
83 - Jorja Smith: Lost & Found - 73,6 (74,2 / 19)
84 - Tracey Thorn: Record - 73,5 (74,5 / 18)
85 - John Prine: The Tree Of Forgiveness - 73,5 (78,1 / 7)
86 - Essaie Pas: New Path - 73,4 (76,4 / 12)
87 - Superorganism: Superorganism - 73,4 (72,7 / 23)
88 - Soccer Mommy: Clean - 73,2 (74,2 / 18)
89 - Years & Years: Palo Santo - 73,1 (75,4 / 14)
90 - Goat Girl: Goat Girl - 73,0 (73,7 / 19)
91 - Gorillaz: The Now Now - 73,0 (69,7 / 31)
92 - The Soft Moon: Criminal - 73,0 (74,0 / 18)
93 - Kimbra: Primal Heart - 73,0 (77,0 / 9)
94 - Hinds: I Don't Run - 72,9 (72,6 / 22)
95 - Gruff Rhys: Babelsberg - 72,9 (74,9 / 15)
96 - RP Boo: I'll Tell You What - 72,7 (77,0 / 8)
96 - Son Lux: Brighter Wounds - 72,7 (76,0 / 11)
98 - Gaika: Basic Volume - 72,5 (77,1 / 7)
99 - Unknown Mortal Orchestra: Sex and Food - 72,4 (72,1 / 22)
100 - The Carters: Everything Is Love - 72,4 (72,7 / 20)
101 - The Spook School: Could It Be Different? - 72,3 (76,6 / 8)
102 - Ben Howard: Noonday Dream - 72,3 (76,6 / 8)
103 - Flasher: Constant Image - 72,1 (75,1 / 12)
104 - Brian Eno: Music For Installations - 71,9 (76,3 / 8)
105 - Courtney Marie Andrews: May Your Kindness Remain - 71,9 (76,6 / 7)
106 - Haley Heynderickx: I Need to Start a Garden - 71,9 (75,9 / 9)
107 - Arctic Monkeys: Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino - 71,7 (69,7 / 27)
108 - Frankie Cosmos: Vessel - 71,6 (73,6 / 15)
109 - Rhye: Blood - 71,6 (70,6 / 24)
110 - Jack White: Boarding House Reach - 71,5 (69,1 / 28)
111 - Jim James: Uniform Distortion - 71,4 (72,4 / 18)
112 - Willie Nelson: Last Man Standing - 71,3 (76,0 / 7)
113 - Nathaniel Rateliff And The Night Sweats: - 71,3 (74,3 / 12)
114 - Bodega: Endless Scroll - 71,2 (75,2 / 9)
115 - Natalie Prass: The Future And The Past - 71,2 (70,2 / 24)
116 - La Luz: Floating Features - 71,1 (75,1 / 9)
117 - Luluc: Sculptor - 71,1 (73,4 / 14)
118 - Death Grips: Year of the Snitch - 71,1 (73,4 / 14)
119 - Laurel Halo: Raw Silk Uncut Wood - 71,1 (75,7 / 7)
120 - Django Django: Marble Skies - 70,8 (69,2 / 26)
121 - Ross From Friends: Family Portrait - 70,8 (74,1 / 11)
122 - Shopping: The Official Body - 70,8 (73,8 / 12)
123 - Ghost: Prequelle - 70,6 (74,6 / 9)
124 - Speedy Ortiz: Twerp Verse - 70,3 (72,3 / 15)
125 - The Go! Team: Semicircle - 70,2 (69,9 / 22)
126 - Loma: Loma - 70,2 (74,2 / 9)
127 - Leon Bridges: Good Thing - 70,1 (72,1 / 15)
128 - David Byrne: Amercian Utopia - 70,1 (67,8 / 28)

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Re: MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

Post by Rob » Sat Aug 04, 2018 11:04 am

I missed the July 15 update, but here is the playlist for the current list:



6 albums entered, but 4 of them have already appeared before. Not much to say about the new update, it seems to have been a slow period for top releases.

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Re: MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

Post by Future Critic » Sat Aug 04, 2018 5:09 pm

Last year, we had 8 albums with an 84 or higher. This year, we currently have one. I could be wrong, but it seems like it might be the worst year for music in a very, very long time.

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Re: MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

Post by trevorandersen » Sun Aug 05, 2018 5:34 am

Future Critic wrote:Last year, we had 8 albums with an 84 or higher. This year, we currently have one. I could be wrong, but it seems like it might be the worst year for music in a very, very long time.
Yes, seems on track to be worse than 2008 and 2011.

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Re: MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

Post by acroamor » Sun Aug 05, 2018 1:56 pm

Future Critic wrote:Last year, we had 8 albums with an 84 or higher. This year, we currently have one. I could be wrong, but it seems like it might be the worst year for music in a very, very long time.
Excuse? I consider this year to be an absolutely phenomenal year for music, but then, I seem to be out of sync with the critics more and more these days.

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Re: MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

Post by StevieFan13 » Sun Aug 05, 2018 5:25 pm

No such thing as a bad year for music. There can be bad years for a certain type of music, but never a year where every single release is mediocre.
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Re: MCCh 2018 (13) July 31

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