Uncut's Top 75 Albums of 2012

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75. Carter Tutti Void - Transverse

Carter Tutti Void - Transverse
March 26, 2012
Electronic
Critic Score
78
9 reviews
User Score
76
2 reviews

74. Bat For Lashes - The Haunted Man

Bat For Lashes - The Haunted Man
October 15, 2012
Indie Pop
Critic Score
78
29 reviews
User Score
80
122 reviews

73. The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Meat and Bone

The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion - Meat and Bone
September 18, 2012
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
73
10 reviews
User Score
NR

72. Rufus Wainwright - Out of the Game

Rufus Wainwright - Out of the Game
May 1, 2012
Folk
Critic Score
73
17 reviews
User Score
76
7 reviews

71. Lee Ranaldo - Between the Times and the Tides

Lee Ranaldo - Between the Times and the Tides
March 20, 2012
Experimental
Critic Score
71
15 reviews
User Score
66
5 reviews

70. Simone Felice - Simone Felice

Simone Felice - Simone Felice
April 2, 2012
Folk
Critic Score
68
4 reviews
User Score
64
2 reviews

69. Ty Segall - Twins

Ty Segall - Twins
October 9, 2012
Garage Rock
Critic Score
78
17 reviews
User Score
78
47 reviews

68. Woods - Bend Beyond

Woods - Bend Beyond
September 18, 2012
Lo-Fi
Critic Score
80
16 reviews
User Score
77
26 reviews

67. Cornershop - Urban Turban - The Singhles Club

Cornershop - Urban Turban - The Singhles Club
May 15, 2012
Indie Rock
Critic Score
71
9 reviews
User Score
74
3 reviews

66. Goat - World Music

Goat - World Music
August 20, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
Critic Score
81
8 reviews
User Score
79
41 reviews

65. Nite Jewel - One Second of Love

Nite Jewel - One Second of Love
March 6, 2012
Synthpop
Critic Score
67
15 reviews
User Score
74
10 reviews

64. Orbital - Wonky

Orbital - Wonky
April 3, 2012
Electronic
Critic Score
74
15 reviews
User Score
76
12 reviews

63. Calexico - Algiers

Calexico - Algiers
September 11, 2012
Alt-Country
Critic Score
71
13 reviews
User Score
74
12 reviews

62. Ian Hunter & The Rant Band - When I'm President

Ian Hunter & The Rant Band - When I'm President
September 4, 2012
Classic Rock
Critic Score
75
4 reviews
User Score
83
3 reviews

61. Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II

Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II
September 11, 2012
Garage Rock
Critic Score
75
13 reviews
User Score
81
31 reviews

60. The Limiñanas - Crystal Anis

The Limiñanas - Crystal Anis
August 7, 2012
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

59. Father John Misty - Fear Fun

Father John Misty - Fear Fun
May 1, 2012
Indie Folk
Critic Score
77
15 reviews
User Score
80
99 reviews

58. Donald Fagen - Sunken Condos

Donald Fagen - Sunken Condos
October 16, 2012
Critic Score
74
6 reviews
User Score
87
2 reviews

57. David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant

David Byrne & St. Vincent - Love This Giant
September 11, 2012
Art Pop
Critic Score
74
23 reviews
User Score
75
52 reviews

56. Pond - Beard, Wives, Denim

Pond - Beard, Wives, Denim
March 6, 2012
Indie Rock
Critic Score
72
9 reviews
User Score
77
25 reviews

55. The 2 Bears - Be Strong

The 2 Bears - Be Strong
January 30, 2012
Electronic
Critic Score
76
16 reviews
User Score
71
13 reviews

54. Yeti Lane - Echo Show

Yeti Lane - Echo Show
March 5, 2012
Shoegaze
Critic Score
79
6 reviews
User Score
63
4 reviews

53. Public Image Ltd. - This is PiL

Public Image Ltd. - This is PiL
May 29, 2012
Post-Punk
Critic Score
65
19 reviews
User Score
62
10 reviews

52. Cate Le Bon - CYRK

Cate Le Bon - CYRK
January 17, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
77
15 reviews
User Score
71
4 reviews

51. Lana Del Rey - Born To Die

Lana Del Rey - Born To Die
January 31, 2012
Chamber Pop
Critic Score
59
27 reviews
User Score
72
226 reviews

50. Laetitia Sadier - Silencio

Laetitia Sadier - Silencio
July 24, 2012
Post-Rock
Critic Score
70
12 reviews
User Score
60
1 review

49. Damon Albarn - Dr Dee

Damon Albarn - Dr Dee
May 8, 2012
Critic Score
60
14 reviews
User Score
64
6 reviews

48. Howlin' Rain - The Russian Wilds

Howlin' Rain - The Russian Wilds
February 14, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
Critic Score
59
10 reviews
User Score
NR

47. Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America

Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America
February 28, 2012
Folk
Critic Score
82
8 reviews
User Score
81
29 reviews

46. Cat Power - Sun

Cat Power - Sun
September 4, 2012
Indie Rock
Critic Score
78
31 reviews
User Score
77
82 reviews

45. Japandroids - Celebration Rock

Japandroids - Celebration Rock
June 5, 2012
Garage Rock
Critic Score
84
22 reviews
User Score
82
193 reviews

44. The Congos / Sun Araw / M. Geddes Gengras - Icon Give Thank

The Congos / Sun Araw / M. Geddes Gengras - Icon Give Thank
May 8, 2012
Critic Score
76
5 reviews
User Score
73
4 reviews

43. Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Americana

Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Americana
June 5, 2012
Rock
Critic Score
67
15 reviews
User Score
75
9 reviews

42. Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan

Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan
July 10, 2012
Experimental Rock
Critic Score
82
29 reviews
User Score
82
185 reviews

41. Flying Lotus - Until the Quiet Comes

Flying Lotus - Until the Quiet Comes
October 2, 2012
Electronic
Critic Score
84
25 reviews
User Score
81
181 reviews

40. First Aid Kit - The Lion's Roar

First Aid Kit - The Lion's Roar
January 24, 2012
Folk
Critic Score
76
18 reviews
User Score
77
57 reviews

39. Dirty Three - Toward the Low Sun

Dirty Three - Toward the Low Sun
February 28, 2012
Post-Rock
Critic Score
76
17 reviews
User Score
67
4 reviews

38. Lightships - Electric Cables

Lightships - Electric Cables
April 2, 2012
Indie Pop
Critic Score
75
9 reviews
User Score
68
4 reviews

37. Patterson Hood - Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance

Patterson Hood - Heat Lightning Rumbles in the Distance
September 11, 2012
Alt-Country
Critic Score
75
6 reviews
User Score
78
2 reviews

36. Sun Kil Moon - Among The Leaves

Sun Kil Moon - Among The Leaves
May 29, 2012
Folk
Critic Score
71
14 reviews
User Score
71
19 reviews

35. Six Organs of Admittance - Ascent

Six Organs of Admittance - Ascent
August 21, 2012
Folk
Critic Score
74
13 reviews
User Score
79
3 reviews

34. Bobby Womack - The Bravest Man in the Universe

Bobby Womack - The Bravest Man in the Universe
June 12, 2012
Soul
Critic Score
76
21 reviews
User Score
73
14 reviews

33. Micachu and the Shapes - Never

Micachu and the Shapes - Never
July 24, 2012
Experimental
Critic Score
76
12 reviews
User Score
72
11 reviews

32. Richard Hawley - Standing at the Sky's Edge

Richard Hawley - Standing at the Sky's Edge
May 7, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
72
15 reviews
User Score
76
6 reviews

31. Hot Chip - In Our Heads

Hot Chip - In Our Heads
June 11, 2012
Electropop
Critic Score
73
27 reviews
User Score
79
96 reviews

30. Ry Cooder - Election Special

Ry Cooder - Election Special
August 21, 2012
Blues
Critic Score
64
5 reviews
User Score
NR

29. Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Big Moon Ritual

Chris Robinson Brotherhood - Big Moon Ritual
June 5, 2012
Critic Score
65
2 reviews
User Score
NR

28. Paul Weller - Sonik Kicks

Paul Weller - Sonik Kicks
March 27, 2012
Rock
Critic Score
71
15 reviews
User Score
71
6 reviews

27. Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls

Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls
April 10, 2012
Blues Rock
Critic Score
72
22 reviews
User Score
76
86 reviews

26. Graham Coxon - A+E

Graham Coxon - A+E
April 2, 2012
Indie Rock
Critic Score
79
15 reviews
User Score
79
7 reviews
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