Best Experimental Albums of 2011

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1. tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l

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tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l
April 19, 2011
Critic Score
85
21 reviews

2. EMA - Past Life Martyred Saints

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EMA - Past Life Martyred Saints
May 10, 2011
Critic Score
83
18 reviews

3. Julia Holter - Tragedy

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Julia Holter - Tragedy
August 30, 2011
Critic Score
83
4 reviews

4. Julianna Barwick - The Magic Place

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Julianna Barwick - The Magic Place
February 22, 2011
Critic Score
82
10 reviews

5. Atlas Sound - Parallax

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Atlas Sound - Parallax
November 8, 2011
Critic Score
82
21 reviews

6. Earth - Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light I

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Earth - Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light I
February 22, 2011
Critic Score
81
6 reviews

7. Pete Swanson - Man With Potential

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Pete Swanson - Man With Potential
December 2, 2011
Critic Score
81
4 reviews

8. Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges

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Colin Stetson - New History Warfare Vol. 2: Judges
February 22, 2011
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

9. Panda Bear - Tomboy

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Panda Bear - Tomboy
April 12, 2011
Critic Score
81
18 reviews

10. Sandro Perri - Impossible Spaces

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Sandro Perri - Impossible Spaces
October 18, 2011
Critic Score
80
7 reviews

11. Hauschka - Salon Des Amateurs

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Hauschka - Salon Des Amateurs
April 12, 2011
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

12. Son Lux - We Are Rising

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Son Lux - We Are Rising
May 31, 2011
Critic Score
79
6 reviews

13. Blackout Beach - Fuck Death

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Blackout Beach - Fuck Death
November 15, 2011
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

14. John Maus - We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves

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John Maus - We Must Become the Pitiless Censors of Ourselves
June 28, 2011
Critic Score
77
13 reviews

15. Faust - Something Dirty

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Faust - Something Dirty
March 1, 2011
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

16. Planningtorock - W

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Planningtorock - W
May 24, 2011
Critic Score
77
12 reviews

17. Björk - Biophilia

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Björk - Biophilia
October 11, 2011
Critic Score
76
18 reviews

18. Colin Stetson - Those Who Didn't Run

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Colin Stetson - Those Who Didn't Run
October 3, 2011
Critic Score
76
4 reviews

19. How to Dress Well - Just Once

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How to Dress Well - Just Once
June 15, 2011
Critic Score
75
7 reviews

20. Deerhoof - Deerhoof vs. Evil

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Deerhoof - Deerhoof vs. Evil
January 25, 2011
Critic Score
75
15 reviews

21. Active Child - You Are All I See

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Active Child - You Are All I See
August 23, 2011
Critic Score
74
10 reviews

22. Hudson Mohawke - Satin Panthers

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Hudson Mohawke - Satin Panthers
August 1, 2011
Critic Score
73
4 reviews

23. Zun Zun Egui - Katang

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Zun Zun Egui - Katang
November 8, 2011
Critic Score
72
5 reviews

24. Esben and the Witch - Violet Cries

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Esben and the Witch - Violet Cries
January 31, 2011
Critic Score
70
14 reviews

25. Bibio - Mind Bokeh

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Bibio - Mind Bokeh
March 29, 2011
Critic Score
68
6 reviews

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NOTE: Albums must be rated by at least 4 publications to be included in this list.

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