Best albums

This page is where I’ll compile all my best albums lists as I create them.


Best albums of 2018

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3. Nap Eyes “I’m bad now”
4. Spiritualized “And nothing hurt”
5. Middle Kids “Lost friends”
6. Colter Wall “Songs of the plains”
7. The Essex Green “Hardly electronic”
8. The Limiñanas “Shadow people”
9. James “Living in extraordinary times”
10. David Byrne “American utopia”


Best albums of 1987

1. Depeche Mode “Music for the masses”
2. R.E.M. “Document”
3. The Smiths “Strangeways, here we come”
4. U2 “The joshua tree”
5. The Cure “Kiss me kiss me kiss me”
6. The Sisters of Mercy “Floodland”
7. Jane’s Addiction “Jane’s Addiction”
8. The Jesus And Mary Chain “Darklands”
9. Spaceman 3 “The perfect prescription”
10. Dead Can Dance “Within the realm of the dying sun”


Best albums of 1997

1. Spiritualized “Ladies and gentlemen we are floating in space”
2. The Verve “Urban hymns”
3. Radiohead “OK computer”
4. James “Whiplash”
5. Blur “Blur”
6. Ocean Colour Scene “Marchin’ already”
7. The Mighty Mighty Bosstones “Let’s face it”
8. Teenage Fanclub “Songs from Northern Britain”
9. The Dandy Warhols “The Dandy Warhols come down”
10. Cornershop “When I was born for the 7th time”


Best albums of 2007

1. Young Galaxy “Young Galaxy”
2. The New Pornographers “Challengers”
3. The Clientele “God save The Clientele”
4. The National “Boxer”
5. Blonde Redhead “23”
6. Arcade Fire “Neon bible”
7. Cuff The Duke “Sidelines of the city”
8. Handsome Furs “Plague park”
9. Okkervil River “The stage names”
10. The Besnard Lakes “The Besnard Lakes are the dark horse”


Best albums of 2017

1. The Clientele “Music for the age of miracles”
2. Slowdive “Slowdive”
3. The National “Sleep well beast”
4. Waxahatchee “Out in the storm”
5. Wolf Parade “Cry cry cry”
6. St. Vincent “Masseduction”
7. Alvvays “Antisocialites”
8. Allison Crutchfield “Tourist in this town”
9. The Rural Alberta Advantage “The wild”
10. Phoebe Bridgers “Stranger in the alps”

Special honourable mention: Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds “Who built the moon”