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Best of 2018 - First Half of the Year

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in no order whatsoever, i'll order them once we get closer to the end of the year:

 

Kanye West — Ye

Leon Bridges — Good Thing

Dawes - Passwords

Culture Abuse — Bay Dream

Kacey Musgraves — Golden Hour

Now, Now — Saved

MGMT — Little Dark Age

Black Moth Super Rainbow — panic blooms

S. Carey — Hundred Acres

Beach House — 7

Kids See Ghosts — Kids See Ghosts

Black Panther The Album

Edited by Tommy

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Ghost - Prequelle

Hidden Hospitals - Liars

Anthony Green - Would You Still Be In Love 

BTBAM - Automata I

Giraffes? Giraffes! -- Memory Lame

Kindo - Happy However After 

Pianos Become The Teeth - Wait For Love

 

Most anticipated: 

Coheed - Vaxis - Act 1: The Unheavenly Creatures

BTBAM - Automata II

Foxing - Nearer My God

Night Verses - From The Gallery of Sleep

Nothing - Dance on the Pavement

Edited by THE_James_Champ

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Pusha-T - DAYTONA

The Carters - EVERYTHING IS LOVE

Sleep - The Sciences

Various Artists - Black Panther: The Album

Beach House - 7

Kali Uchis - Isolation

SOB X RBE - GANGIN

Cardi B - Invasion of Privacy

Nas - Nasir

KIDS SEE GHOST - KIDS SEE GHOST

 

Most anticipated: 

Tool (lol)

Coheed and Cambria

Deftones (I think)

Travis Scott

YG

6LACK

 

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Iceage - Beyondless

The Wonder Years - Sister Cities

Hop Along - Bark Your Head Off, Dog

Arctic Monkeys - Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino

Welcome Café - Welcome Café

Pianos Become the Teeth - Wait for Love

KIDS SEE GHOSTS - KIDS SEE GHOSTS

Pusha T - Daytona

Post Malone - beerbongs & bentleys

 

Probably missing some. Looking forward to a lot. Yeah.

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Street Dogs - Stand for Something or Die for Nothing

Spine - Faith

Madball - For the Cause

Mighty Mighty Bosstones - While We're At It

Andrew W.K. - You're Not Alone

Berthold City - Moment of Truth EP

Pennywise - Never Gonna Die

True Love  - The Pact

Fiddlehead - Springtime and Blind

Ecostrike - Voice of Strength

Brian Fallon - Sleepwalkers

American Nightmare - American Nightmare

Turnstile - Time & Space

 

 

Honorable Mention for these two, not real albums but still great releases:

Ceremony - L Shaped Man Demos

Gaslight Anthem - 59 Sound Demos

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In no particular order:

 

- Dance Gavin Dance - Artificial Selection 

- Hot Mulligan - Pilot

- Brian Fallon - Sleepwalkers

- XXXTENTACION - ?

- Death Grips - Year of the Snitch

- Hop Along - Bark Your Head Off, Dog

- Pianos Become The Teeth - Wait For Love

- Wicca Phase Springs Eternal - Corinthiax

- The Wonder Years - Sister Cities

- Pusha T - Daytona

- Kids See Ghosts - Kids See Ghosts

- Carpenter Brut - Leather Teeth

- Moose Blood - I Don’t Think I Can Do This Anymore

Edited by FiggyPud

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Top 10 thus far:

 

*Brandi Carlile - By the Way I Forgive You

*møl - Jord

*Dave Matthews - Come Tomorrow 

*Shakey Graves - Can’t Wake Up

*Spurv - Myra

*Heads. - Collider

*Terra Pines - S/T

*Wess Meets West - A Light Within the Fracture

*Nathaniel Rateliff - Tearing at the Seams

*Blush Response - Hearts Grow Dull

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Been slacking pretty damn hard this year so far but there's potentially some great stuff around the corner.

Current faves:

Drowse - Cold Air
Dead Meadow - The Nothing They Need

Silent Front - Three
Mount Eerie - Now Only
Biffy Clyro - MTV Unplugged: Live At The Roundhouse

 

Hype train:
Emma Ruth Rundle - On Dark Horses

Planning For Burial - Quietly (Yeah its not all new material but its the first time  its been on vinyl )

Floating Room - False Baptism (Technically out last Friday but I'm waiting for my record to hop the pond before I listen)
Mamaleek - Out Of Time (Still haven't ordered this yet but I'm excited nonetheless)

Vennart - To Cure a Blizzard Upon a Plastic Sea

Rumour mill:
Twilight Sad (timeline seems to fit)
The Cure (I know this seems as crazy as waiting on a Tool album but Smith did state he's been in the studio in a recent interview)
Martin Grech - Hush Mortal Core (this is finished but has been for 2 years major league longshot)
ZZC (supposedly finished just waiting for Biffy to hit that lull)

Earl Sweatshirt (Theres a tonne of non album tracks n live recordings doing the rounds that are all fantastic but no announcement)

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Been a slow year for me, still waiting to hear the new Mom Jeans and hopefully we get that new Drug Church album this year...

 

Self Defense Family - Have You Considered Punk Music

 

Lemuria - Recreational Hate (technically a 2018 release)

 

Tiny Moving Parts - Swell

 

Moose Blood - I Don't Think I Can Do This Anymore

 

Gaslight Anthem - The '59 Sound Sessions (?)

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Brian Jonestown Massacre Something Else

Wooden Shjips- V

Malkmus and Jicks- Sparkle Hard

Beach House- 7

Love-Birds- In Lovers Corner

Routine Death- Parallel Universes

Dead meadow- Nothing They Need

Yo La Tengo- Riot Going On

Mien- St

Nest Egg- Nothingness is not a curse

APTBS- Pinned

Dreamweapon- Sol

Hot Snakes- Jericho Sirens

Breeders- All Nerve

Olden Yold- St

Dead Vibrations- st

 

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Still (forever, plus now I need to check out all the stuff others are posting)) catching up, but off the dome:

 

Spanish Love Songs - Schmaltz

Cecil Frena - The Gridlock

Postdata - Let’s Be Wilderness

World’s Greatest Dad - Get Well Soon

Republic of Wolves - Shrine

 

l’ll add that based on what I heard last wekend, the new Foxing record will definitely be high on my year-end list. 

Edited by dawhizz

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For me:


Hop Along - Bark Your Head Off, Dog

Jeremy Dutcher - Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa (just discovered this - kind of a post-rock/operatic reinterpretation of old cylinders from the 1910s of Wolastoqiyik first nations songs - kind of somewhere between Bon Iver and Sam Amidon)

US Girls - In A Poem Unlimited

 

 

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