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Stereogum's Top 20 Albums Of 2011 So Far

Stereogum's Top 20 Albums Of 2011 So Far

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1. Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver

Bon Iver - Bon Iver, Bon Iver
June 21, 2011
Indie Folk
Critic Score
84
21 reviews
User Score
88
222 reviews

2. Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact

Gang Gang Dance - Eye Contact
May 10, 2011
Experimental Rock
Critic Score
82
20 reviews
User Score
80
31 reviews

3. Austra - Feel It Break

Austra - Feel It Break
May 17, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
73
11 reviews
User Score
82
27 reviews

4. Iceage - New Brigade

Iceage - New Brigade
June 21, 2011
Post-Punk
Critic Score
82
14 reviews
User Score
82
41 reviews

5. Fucked Up - David Comes to Life

Fucked Up - David Comes to Life
June 7, 2011
Hardcore Punk
Critic Score
83
18 reviews
User Score
80
27 reviews

6. Pictureplane - Thee Physical

Pictureplane - Thee Physical
July 19, 2011
Electronic
Critic Score
72
6 reviews
User Score
75
4 reviews

7. Adele - 21

Adele - 21
February 22, 2011
Soul
Critic Score
77
12 reviews
User Score
74
55 reviews

8. PJ Harvey - Let England Shake

PJ Harvey - Let England Shake
February 15, 2011
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
87
22 reviews
User Score
86
136 reviews

9. The Weeknd - House of Balloons

The Weeknd - House of Balloons
March 21, 2011
R&B
Critic Score
83
14 reviews
User Score
86
83 reviews

10. Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Unknown Mortal Orchestra
June 21, 2011
Lo-Fi
Critic Score
71
9 reviews
User Score
79
22 reviews

11. Pure X - Pleasure

Pure X - Pleasure
July 5, 2011
Shoegaze
Critic Score
74
10 reviews
User Score
77
5 reviews

12. Prurient - Bermuda Drain

Prurient - Bermuda Drain
July 19, 2011
Noise
Critic Score
78
7 reviews
User Score
75
1 review

13. Smith Westerns - Dye It Blonde

Smith Westerns - Dye It Blonde
January 18, 2011
Indie Rock
Critic Score
82
19 reviews
User Score
80
28 reviews

14. Destroyer - Kaputt

Destroyer - Kaputt
January 25, 2011
Indie Pop
Critic Score
85
20 reviews
User Score
84
93 reviews

15. Yuck - Yuck

Yuck - Yuck
February 15, 2011
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
76
17 reviews
User Score
79
42 reviews

16. Krallice - Diotima

Krallice - Diotima
April 26, 2011
Black Metal
Critic Score
80
3 reviews
User Score
87
1 review

17. Toro Y Moi - Underneath The Pine

Toro Y Moi - Underneath The Pine
February 22, 2011
Chillwave
Critic Score
78
17 reviews
User Score
80
36 reviews

18. Liturgy - Aesthethica

Liturgy - Aesthethica
May 10, 2011
Black Metal
Critic Score
82
9 reviews
User Score
78
13 reviews

19. Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues

Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues
May 3, 2011
Indie Folk
Critic Score
86
21 reviews
User Score
86
150 reviews

20. Puro Instinct - Headbangers in Ecstasy

Puro Instinct - Headbangers in Ecstasy
February 22, 2011
Dream Pop
Critic Score
64
2 reviews
User Score
72
2 reviews
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