Insound's Top 10 Albums of 2012



LIST SUMMARY
VIEW ORIGINAL LIST
List Rating
82
140 ratings
Genre Breakdown
Synthpop (2), Indie Pop (2), Indie Rock (1), Hip Hop (1), Post-Rock (1), Garage Rock (1), Noise Rock (1), Shoegaze (1), Lo-Fi (1)

1. Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city

Kendrick Lamar - good kid, m.A.A.d. city
October 22, 2012
Hip Hop
CRITIC SCORE
89
18 reviews
USER SCORE
88
263 ratings

2. Japandroids - Celebration Rock

Japandroids - Celebration Rock
June 5, 2012
Garage Rock
CRITIC SCORE
84
19 reviews
USER SCORE
83
130 ratings

3. Cloud Nothings - Attack on Memory

Cloud Nothings - Attack on Memory
January 24, 2012
Indie Rock
CRITIC SCORE
80
17 reviews
USER SCORE
83
144 ratings

4. Godspeed You! Black Emperor - 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!

Godspeed You! Black Emperor - 'Allelujah! Don't Bend! Ascend!
October 16, 2012
Post-Rock
CRITIC SCORE
84
17 reviews
USER SCORE
82
88 ratings

5. METZ - METZ

METZ - METZ
October 9, 2012
Noise Rock
CRITIC SCORE
81
13 reviews
USER SCORE
80
46 ratings

6. The xx - Coexist

The xx - Coexist
September 11, 2012
Indie Pop
CRITIC SCORE
76
21 reviews
USER SCORE
75
112 ratings

7. Wild Nothing - Nocturne

Wild Nothing - Nocturne
August 28, 2012
Indie Pop
CRITIC SCORE
77
18 reviews
USER SCORE
81
78 ratings

8. Trust - TRST

Trust - TRST
February 28, 2012
Synthpop
CRITIC SCORE
72
11 reviews
USER SCORE
77
31 ratings

9. DIIV - Oshin

DIIV - Oshin
June 26, 2012
Shoegaze
CRITIC SCORE
79
15 reviews
USER SCORE
81
102 ratings

10. Chromatics - Kill for Love

Chromatics - Kill for Love
March 26, 2012
Synthpop
CRITIC SCORE
82
18 reviews
USER SCORE
82
125 ratings
Original Source: http://www.insound.com/promos/top-10-of-2012

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