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Rllmuk's Favourite Albums of 2017 - List Thread (open until 31 December)

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01 - Jonwayne - Rap Album Two
02 - Alex Cameron - Forced Witness
03 - Algiers - The Underside of Power
04 - Xiu Xiu - Forget
05 - Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods
06 - King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - Flying Microtonal Banana
07 - Blanck Mass - World Eater
08 - Tyler, The Creator - Flower Boy
09 - Remo Drive - Greatest Hits
10 - BROCKHAMPTON - SATURATION III

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01 - Wesley Gonzalez - Excellent Musician

02 - Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods

03 - Ed Dowie - The Uncle Sold

04 - King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard - Flying Microtonal Banana

05 - Oh Sees - Orc

06 - Big Thief - Capacity

07 - Andrew Wasylyk -,Themes For Buildings And Spaces

08 - Jonwayne - Rap Album 2

09 - King Krule - The OOZ

10 - Ariel Pink - Dedicated To Bobby Jameson

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01 - The Darkness - Pinewood Smile
02 - Mastodon - Emperor of Sand
03 - Queens of the Stone Age - Villains
04 - Sepultura - Machine Messiah
05 - Foo Fighters - Concrete & Gold
06 - Royal Blood - How Did We Get So Dark?
07 - Moby - More Fast Songs About The Apocalypse
08 - Blackfoot Gypsys - To The Top
09 - Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Who Built The Moon?
10 - Tangerine Dream - Quantum Gate

 

Honourable mentions for 2017

The Killers - Wonderful Wonderful

Nine Inch Nails - Add Violence EP & The Vietnam War OST

Lana Del Rey - Lust For Life

Liam Gallagher - As You Were

Black Star Riders - Heavy Fire

Prophets of Rage - Prophets of Rage

Stone Sour - Hydrograd

The XX - I See You

Linkin Park - One More Light

Evanescence - Synthesis

Newton Faulkner - Hit The Ground Running

Black Country Communion - BCCIV

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01 - The xx — I See You
02 - alt-J — RELAXER  
03 - Lindstrøm — It's Alright Between Us As It Is
04 - Jed Kurzel — Alien Covenant
05 - Nadine Shah — Holiday Destination
06 - Vitalic — Voyager
07 - Ghostpoet — Dark Days + Canapés
08 - Goldfrapp — Silver Eye
09 - Bonobo — Migration
10 - Four Tet — New Energy




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01 - Roberto Musci - The Loa of Music

02 - Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe - Two Orb Reel

03 - Heroin in Tahiti - Remoria

04 - Ak'chamel, The Giver Of Illness - Death Chants

05 - Cohelmec Ensemble - Next

06  - Trad Gras Och Stenar - Tack For Kaffet

07 - Brother Ah - Divine Music

08 - Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement - Papua Land Where Spirits Still Rule

09 - Robedoor - New Age Sewage

10 - Eleh - Home Age

 

 

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01 - Forest Swords - Compassion

02 - Hans Zimmer & Benjamin Wallfisch - Blade Runner 2049

03 - Robert Logan - Sculptor Galaxy

04 - Mogwai - Every Country’s Sun

05 - The Bug vs Earth - Concrete Desert

06 - Public Service Broadcasting - Every Valley

07 - Four Tet - New Energy

08 - Portico Quartet - Art in the Age of Automation

09 - Dopplereffekt - Cellular Automata

10 - Actress - AZD

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01 - Sufjan Stevens - Carrie and Lowell Live
02 - Cigarettes After Sex - Cigarettes After Sex

03 - Kendrick Lamar - Damn.

04 - LCD Soundsystem - american dream

05 - Queens of the Stone Age - Villains

06 - Father John Misty - Pure Comedy

07 - Iron & Wine - Beast Epic

08 - Fleet Foxes - Crack Up

09 - Elbow - Little Fictions

10 - The National - Sleep Well Beast

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01 - John Smith - Headlong

02 - The Barr Brothers - Queens Of The Breakers

03 - Spoon - Hot Thoughts

04 - Iron And Wine - Beast Epic

05 - Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit - The Nashville Sound

06 - Phoebe Bridgers - Strangers In The Alps

07 - Manchester Orchestra - A Black Mile To The Surface

08 - Ryan Adams - Prisoner

09 - The National - Sleep Well Beast

10 - Duke Garwoood - Garden Of Ashes

 

 

Also rans: 

Camille - Oui

The War On Drugs - A Deeper Understanding

LCD Soundsystem - American Dream

Grizzly Bear - Painted Ruins

Big Thief - Capacity

Grandaddy - Last Place

Real Estate - In Mind

Dan Auerbach - Waiting On A Song

The Shins - Heartworms

Nick Mulvey - Wake Up Now

Arcade Fire - Everything Now

Tennis - Yours Conditionally

 

 

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01 - Protomartyr - Relatives in descent 

02 - Broken social scene - Hug of thunder

03 - Rolling blackouts coastal fever - French press

04 - LCD Soundsystem - American dream

05 - The National - Sleep well beast

06 - Fleet foxes - Crack-up

07 - Slowdive - Slowdive

08 - Mac Demarco - This old dog

09 - Grizzly bear - Painted ruins

10 - The xx - I see you

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01 - The Contortionist - Clairvoyant

02 - Veil of Maya - False Idol

03 - Sikth - Future In Whose Eyes

04 - Oceans Ate Alaska - Hikari

05 - Enter Shikari - The Spark

06 - Fit for an Autopsy - The Great Collapse

07 - Emmure - Look at Yourself

08 - Kadinja - Ascendancy

09 - Make them Suffer - Worlds Apart 

10 - Jidenna - The Chief

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01 - Couch Slut - Contempt

02 - Thundercat - Drunk

03 - The Night Flight Orchestra - Amber Galactic

04 - Power Trip - Nightmare Logic

05 - Kamasi Washington - Harmony of Difference

06 - Enslaved - E

07 - Kendrick Lamar - Damn.

08 - The Courtneys - The Courtneys II

09 - Neil Cicierega - Mouth Moods

10 - Krallice - Go Be Forgotten

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It's been tough:

 

 

1. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever - French Press

2. Mammal Hands - Shadow Work

3. Four Tet - New Energy

4. Curtis Harding - Face Your Fear

5. Ruby Rushton - Trudi's Songbook Vol 1

6. PP Arnold - The Turning Tide

7. Kamasi Washington - Harmony of Difference

8. Actual Wolf - Faded Days

9. Hiss Golden Messenger - Hallelujah Anyhow 

10. Leif Erikson - Leif Erikson

 

 

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01 - Big K.R.I.T. - 4eva is a Mighty Long Time
02 - Charlotte Gainsbourg - Rest
03 - Converge - The Dusk in Us
04 - Tyler, The Creator - Flower Boy
05 - Alvvays - Antisocialites
06 - Ariel Pink - Dedicated to Babby Jameson
07 - King Krule - The Ooz
08 - LCD Soundsystem - American Dream
09 - Equiknoxx - Colon Man
10 - Jlin - Black Origami

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01 -
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03 - Thurston Moore - Rock N Roll Consciousness
04 - Tee Lopes - Sonic Mania OST
05 - St Vincent - Masseduction
06 - Hans Zimmer & Benjamin Wallfisch - Blade Runner 2049 OST
07 - Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Who Built the Moon?
08 - Gorillaz - Humanz
09 - Tricot - 3
10 - Bjork - Utopia

 

I don't think I've heard more than those albums from this year so I don't feel I can justify placing them in positions 1-8. :blush:

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01 - St Vincent - Masseduction
02 - Kendrick Lamar - DAMN.
03 - King Krule - The Ooz
04-  Big Thief - Capacity
05 - Slowdive - Slowdive
06 - Arca - Arca
07 - Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile - Lotta Sea Lice
08 - Grizzly Bear - Painted Ruins
09 - Roger Waters - Is this the life we really want?
10 - The Horrors - V

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Didn't think I had listened to enough for a top 10 but having checked Spotify I appear to have been listening to a number of new releases:

 

01 - Paramore - After Laughter

02 - Brand New - Science Fiction

03 - Los Campesinos! - Sick Scenes 

04 - CKY - The Phoenix 

05 - Charly Bliss - Guppy

06 - Alestorm - No Grave But the Sea

07 - Minus the Bear - Voids

08 - The Flaming Lips - Oczy Mlody

09 - Rozwell Kid - Precious Art

10 - Eminem - Revival 

 

Runners up:

Ryan Adams - Prisoner

Frank Carter & the Rattlesnakes - Modern Ruin 

Royal Blood - How Did We Get So Dark?

Mew - Visuals

Taylor Swift - Reputation  (yes >_>) 

The Front Bottoms - Going Grey 

 

 

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01 - Charly Bliss - Guppy
02 - Showtime Goma - Smiley Face
03 - Spirit Fest - Spirit Fest
04 - Deerhoof - Mountain Moves
05 - Poppy - Poppy.Computer
06 - Hiroshi Yoshimura - Music for Nine Postcards
07 - Shibata Satoko - Do you Need a Rest From Love?
08 - Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds From Another Planet
09 - the Mountain Goats - Goths
10 - Waxahatchee - Out in the Storm

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No, thank YOU for doing this every year. It's one of my favourite threads because I get to listen to a lot of new stuff and discover some things I wouldn't have heard of.

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