The Best Fit Fifty: Albums of 2011

The Best Fit Fifty: Albums of 2011

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50. Rustie - Glass Swords

Rustie - Glass Swords
October 11, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
83
13 reviews
User Score
78
57 reviews

49. Ben UFO - Rinse: 16

Ben UFO - Rinse: 16
December 6, 2011
House
Critic Score
80
2 reviews
User Score
NR

48. And So I Watch You From Afar - Gangs

And So I Watch You From Afar - Gangs
November 8, 2011
Post-Rock
Critic Score
66
5 reviews
User Score
79
9 reviews

47. Julianna Barwick - The Magic Place

Julianna Barwick - The Magic Place
February 22, 2011
Ambient Pop
Critic Score
81
12 reviews
User Score
83
44 reviews

46. Nils Frahm - Felt

Nils Frahm - Felt
October 11, 2011
Ambient
Critic Score
85
7 reviews
User Score
85
9 reviews

45. Other Lives - Tamer Animals

Other Lives - Tamer Animals
May 10, 2011
Indie Folk
Critic Score
73
8 reviews
User Score
82
24 reviews

44. Mogwai - Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will

Mogwai - Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will
February 15, 2011
Post-Rock
Critic Score
75
22 reviews
User Score
80
43 reviews

43. Iceage - New Brigade

Iceage - New Brigade
June 21, 2011
Post-Punk
Critic Score
82
16 reviews
User Score
81
72 reviews

42. Three Trapped Tigers - Route One or Die

Three Trapped Tigers - Route One or Die
May 30, 2011
Math Rock
Critic Score
82
8 reviews
User Score
83
2 reviews

41. Modeselektor - Monkeytown

Modeselektor - Monkeytown
October 4, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
69
8 reviews
User Score
76
18 reviews

40. The Brandt Brauer Frick Ensemble - Mr. Machine

The Brandt Brauer Frick Ensemble - Mr. Machine
October 24, 2011
Experimental
Critic Score
70
4 reviews
User Score
67
2 reviews

39. Battles - Gloss Drop

Battles - Gloss Drop
June 7, 2011
Experimental Rock
Critic Score
78
29 reviews
User Score
80
82 reviews

38. Dels - Gob

Dels - Gob
May 24, 2011
Hip Hop
Critic Score
75
7 reviews
User Score
NR

37. Destroyer - Kaputt

Destroyer - Kaputt
January 25, 2011
Indie Pop
Critic Score
85
25 reviews
User Score
85
277 reviews

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

tUnE-yArDs - w h o k i l l
April 19, 2011
Experimental
Critic Score
85
26 reviews
User Score
82
169 reviews

35. Connan Mockasin - Forever Dolphin Love

Connan Mockasin - Forever Dolphin Love
May 10, 2011
Psychedelic Pop
Critic Score
75
7 reviews
User Score
83
16 reviews

34. Braids - Native Speaker

Braids - Native Speaker
January 18, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
75
14 reviews
User Score
78
20 reviews

33. Shabazz Palaces - Black Up

Shabazz Palaces - Black Up
June 28, 2011
Hip Hop
Critic Score
85
22 reviews
User Score
85
181 reviews

32. SBTRKT - SBTRKT

SBTRKT - SBTRKT
June 28, 2011
Dubstep
Critic Score
77
17 reviews
User Score
80
124 reviews

31. Gruff Rhys - Hotel Shampoo

Gruff Rhys - Hotel Shampoo
February 15, 2011
Indie Pop
Critic Score
72
16 reviews
User Score
76
5 reviews

30. Zomby - Dedication

Zomby - Dedication
July 12, 2011
Dubstep
Critic Score
78
20 reviews
User Score
78
10 reviews

29. M83 - Hurry Up, We're Dreaming

M83 - Hurry Up, We're Dreaming
October 18, 2011
Dream Pop
Critic Score
77
30 reviews
User Score
82
308 reviews

28. Josh T. Pearson - Last of the Country Gentlemen

Josh T. Pearson - Last of the Country Gentlemen
March 29, 2011
Folk
Critic Score
75
15 reviews
User Score
84
5 reviews

27. Real Estate - Days

Real Estate - Days
October 18, 2011
Indie Rock
Critic Score
75
24 reviews
User Score
82
194 reviews

26. Tom Waits - Bad as Me

Tom Waits - Bad as Me
October 25, 2011
Blues
Critic Score
85
28 reviews
User Score
82
58 reviews

25. CANT - Dreams Come True

CANT - Dreams Come True
September 13, 2011
Experimental
Critic Score
64
17 reviews
User Score
74
9 reviews

24. King Creosote & Jon Hopkins - Diamond Mine

King Creosote & Jon Hopkins - Diamond Mine
May 23, 2011
Folk
Critic Score
82
9 reviews
User Score
81
13 reviews

23. Ghostpoet - Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam

Ghostpoet - Peanut Butter Blues & Melancholy Jam
March 8, 2011
Hip Hop
Critic Score
80
4 reviews
User Score
78
6 reviews

22. Girls - Father, Son, Holy Ghost

Girls - Father, Son, Holy Ghost
September 13, 2011
Indie Pop
Critic Score
83
25 reviews
User Score
84
184 reviews

21. Wilco - The Whole Love

Wilco - The Whole Love
September 27, 2011
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
80
28 reviews
User Score
77
74 reviews

20. Lykke Li - Wounded Rhymes

Lykke Li - Wounded Rhymes
March 1, 2011
Indie Pop
Critic Score
79
26 reviews
User Score
80
136 reviews

19. Pure X - Pleasure

Pure X - Pleasure
July 5, 2011
Shoegaze
Critic Score
75
12 reviews
User Score
77
10 reviews

18. Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver

Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver
June 21, 2011
Indie Folk
Critic Score
84
30 reviews
User Score
86
615 reviews

17. Metronomy - The English Riviera

Metronomy - The English Riviera
April 12, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
76
17 reviews
User Score
80
130 reviews

16. Woods - Sun & Shade

Woods - Sun & Shade
June 14, 2011
Lo-Fi
Critic Score
70
15 reviews
User Score
73
14 reviews

15. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact

Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact
May 10, 2011
Experimental Rock
Critic Score
82
23 reviews
User Score
81
57 reviews

14. Walls - Coracle

Walls - Coracle
September 27, 2011
Ambient
Critic Score
75
9 reviews
User Score
86
2 reviews

13. Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire

Ryan Adams - Ashes & Fire
October 11, 2011
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
73
24 reviews
User Score
75
18 reviews

12. Austra - Feel It Break

Austra - Feel It Break
May 17, 2011
Electropop
Critic Score
74
19 reviews
User Score
80
48 reviews

11. Katy B - On a Mission

Katy B - On a Mission
April 5, 2011
Dance Pop
Critic Score
79
21 reviews
User Score
78
51 reviews

10. Active Child - You Are All I See

Active Child - You Are All I See
August 23, 2011
Experimental
Critic Score
73
16 reviews
User Score
77
16 reviews

9. Peaking Lights - 936

Peaking Lights - 936
February 8, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
75
8 reviews
User Score
76
12 reviews

8. The Weeknd - House of Balloons

The Weeknd - House of Balloons
March 21, 2011
R&B
Critic Score
80
15 reviews
User Score
85
249 reviews

7. patten - GLAQJO XAACSSO

patten - GLAQJO XAACSSO
September 26, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
74
4 reviews
User Score
NR

6. When Saints Go Machine - Konkylie

When Saints Go Machine - Konkylie
June 21, 2011
Electropop
Critic Score
80
6 reviews
User Score
83
6 reviews

5. Loney Dear - Hall Music

Loney Dear - Hall Music
October 4, 2011
Indie Pop
Critic Score
67
12 reviews
User Score
77
3 reviews

4. Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring for My Halo

Kurt Vile - Smoke Ring for My Halo
March 8, 2011
Rock
Critic Score
79
21 reviews
User Score
82
133 reviews

3. The War on Drugs - Slave Ambient

The War on Drugs - Slave Ambient
August 16, 2011
Indie Rock
Critic Score
78
24 reviews
User Score
79
90 reviews

2. Korallreven - An Album by Korallreven

Korallreven - An Album by Korallreven
November 15, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
78
8 reviews
User Score
73
10 reviews

1. I Break Horses - Hearts

I Break Horses - Hearts
August 23, 2011
Shoegaze
Critic Score
72
14 reviews
User Score
79
11 reviews
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