Ambient

The Best Ambient Albums of 2012

1. Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line

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Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line
November 26, 2012
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

2. The Caretaker - Patience (After Sebald)

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The Caretaker - Patience (After Sebald)
February 14, 2012
Critic Score
79
7 reviews

3. Port St. Willow - Holiday

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Port St. Willow - Holiday
May 15, 2012
Critic Score
76
6 reviews

4. Windy & Carl - We Will Always Be

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Windy & Carl - We Will Always Be
February 14, 2012
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

5. Orcas - Orcas

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Orcas - Orcas
February 28, 2012
Critic Score
73
5 reviews

6. Dead Can Dance - Anastasis

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Dead Can Dance - Anastasis
August 14, 2012
Critic Score
71
9 reviews

7. Halls - Ark

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Halls - Ark
October 15, 2012
Critic Score
70
8 reviews

8. Tim Hecker & Daniel Lopatin - Instrumental Tourist

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Tim Hecker & Daniel Lopatin - Instrumental Tourist
November 20, 2012
Critic Score
70
20 reviews

9. Ólafur Arnalds - Another Happy Day

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Ólafur Arnalds - Another Happy Day
February 24, 2012
Critic Score
64
8 reviews

10. Ulrich Schnauss & Mark Peters - Underrated Silence

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Ulrich Schnauss & Mark Peters - Underrated Silence
February 3, 2012
Critic Score
64
8 reviews

11. Konx-Om-Pax - Regional Surrealism

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Konx-Om-Pax - Regional Surrealism
July 23, 2012
Critic Score
63
10 reviews

12. Peter Broderick - These Walls of Mine

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Peter Broderick - These Walls of Mine
October 22, 2012
Critic Score
60
6 reviews


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