Earbuddy’s Best Albums of 2016

Earbuddy’s Best Albums of 2016

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100. Two Inch Astronaut - Personal Life

Two Inch Astronaut - Personal Life
February 5, 2016
Indie Rock
Critic Score
71
2 reviews
User Score
74
13 reviews

99. Troye Sivan - Blue Neighbourhood

Troye Sivan - Blue Neighbourhood
December 4, 2015
Electropop
Critic Score
78
4 reviews
User Score
75
100 reviews

98. Lionlimb - Shoo

Lionlimb - Shoo
March 4, 2016
Critic Score
80
2 reviews
User Score
72
7 reviews

97. Told Slant - Going By

Told Slant - Going By
June 17, 2016
Emo
Critic Score
69
3 reviews
User Score
74
8 reviews

96. TEEN - Love Yes

TEEN - Love Yes
February 19, 2016
Synthpop
Critic Score
74
14 reviews
User Score
67
39 reviews

95. Springtime Carnivore - Midnight Room

Springtime Carnivore - Midnight Room
October 7, 2016
Critic Score
78
3 reviews
User Score
80
11 reviews

94. Living Hour - Living Hour

Living Hour - Living Hour
February 19, 2016
Dream Pop
Critic Score
61
3 reviews
User Score
66
4 reviews

93. Faun Fables - Born of the Sun

Faun Fables - Born of the Sun
July 22, 2016
Critic Score
53
4 reviews
User Score
NR

92. Operators - Blue Wave

Operators - Blue Wave
April 1, 2016
Synthpop
Critic Score
73
6 reviews
User Score
74
17 reviews

91. Mind Spiders - Prosthesis

Mind Spiders - Prosthesis
March 11, 2016
Garage Punk
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
77
10 reviews

90. Yoni & Geti - Testarossa

Yoni & Geti - Testarossa
May 6, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
75
4 reviews
User Score
66
6 reviews

89. Yak - Alas Salvation

Yak - Alas Salvation
May 13, 2016
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
80
7 reviews
User Score
76
72 reviews

88. Night Moves - Pennied Days

Night Moves - Pennied Days
March 25, 2016
Progressive Pop
Critic Score
75
3 reviews
User Score
68
13 reviews

87. Soft Hair - Soft Hair

Soft Hair - Soft Hair
October 28, 2016
Psychedelic Pop
Critic Score
69
14 reviews
User Score
71
21 reviews

86. Wilco - Schmilco

Wilco - Schmilco
September 9, 2016
Indie Rock
Critic Score
74
22 reviews
User Score
73
138 reviews

85. Momoiro Clover Z - Amaranthus

Momoiro Clover Z - Amaranthus
February 17, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
92
3 reviews

84. dälek - Asphalt For Eden

dälek - Asphalt For Eden
April 22, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
74
6 reviews
User Score
66
17 reviews

83. Moonface & Siinai - My Best Human Face

Moonface & Siinai - My Best Human Face
June 3, 2016
Art Rock
Critic Score
72
10 reviews
User Score
75
9 reviews

82. Fear of Men - Fall Forever

Fear of Men - Fall Forever
June 3, 2016
Indie Pop
Critic Score
71
11 reviews
User Score
72
42 reviews

81. Denzel Curry - Imperial

Denzel Curry - Imperial
March 9, 2016
Hip Hop
Critic Score
79
4 reviews
User Score
79
146 reviews

80. Animal Collective - Painting With

Animal Collective - Painting With
February 19, 2016
Psychedelic Pop
Critic Score
70
33 reviews
User Score
70
279 reviews

79. How to Dress Well - Care

How to Dress Well - Care
September 23, 2016
R&B
Critic Score
69
13 reviews
User Score
65
63 reviews

78. Chivalrous Amoekons - Fanatic Voyage

Chivalrous Amoekons - Fanatic Voyage
September 16, 2016
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

77. Okkervil River - Away

Okkervil River - Away
September 9, 2016
Indie Rock
Critic Score
76
17 reviews
User Score
75
37 reviews

76. Puro Instinct - Autodrama

Puro Instinct - Autodrama
June 24, 2016
Indie Pop
Critic Score
70
8 reviews
User Score
73
24 reviews

75. Guerilla Toss - Eraser Stargazer

Guerilla Toss - Eraser Stargazer
March 4, 2016
Dance Punk
Critic Score
62
8 reviews
User Score
56
11 reviews

74. Wye Oak - Tween

Wye Oak - Tween
June 9, 2016
Dream Pop
Critic Score
77
8 reviews
User Score
76
38 reviews

73. EZTV - High in Place

EZTV - High in Place
September 30, 2016
Indie Pop
Critic Score
70
3 reviews
User Score
70
8 reviews

72. Keaton Henson - Kindly Now

Keaton Henson - Kindly Now
September 16, 2016
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
70
9 reviews
User Score
73
22 reviews

71. Xiu Xiu - Plays The Music of Twin Peaks

Xiu Xiu - Plays The Music of Twin Peaks
April 16, 2016
Critic Score
77
6 reviews
User Score
79
103 reviews

70. Junior Boys - Big Black Coat

Junior Boys - Big Black Coat
February 5, 2016
Electropop
Critic Score
75
15 reviews
User Score
74
100 reviews

69. Cian Nugent - Night Fiction

Cian Nugent - Night Fiction
January 29, 2016
Folk Rock
Critic Score
74
7 reviews
User Score
69
16 reviews

68. Ty Segall - Emotional Mugger

Ty Segall - Emotional Mugger
January 22, 2016
Garage Rock
Critic Score
76
27 reviews
User Score
74
139 reviews

67. Dinosaur Jr. - Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not

Dinosaur Jr. - Give a Glimpse of What Yer Not
August 5, 2016
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
73
26 reviews
User Score
74
89 reviews

66. Dave Harrington Group - Become Alive

Dave Harrington Group - Become Alive
April 15, 2016
Ambient
Critic Score
68
5 reviews
User Score
71
8 reviews

65. Jessy Lanza - Oh No

Jessy Lanza - Oh No
May 13, 2016
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
79
19 reviews
User Score
76
135 reviews

64. Julianna Barwick - Will

Julianna Barwick - Will
May 6, 2016
Ambient Pop
Critic Score
78
19 reviews
User Score
76
108 reviews

63. Drive-By Truckers - American Band

Drive-By Truckers - American Band
September 30, 2016
Alt-Country
Critic Score
85
13 reviews
User Score
74
55 reviews

62. Moderat - III

Moderat - III
April 1, 2016
IDM
Critic Score
76
8 reviews
User Score
76
131 reviews

61. Kishi Bashi - Sonderlust

Kishi Bashi - Sonderlust
September 16, 2016
Indie Pop
Critic Score
80
3 reviews
User Score
77
40 reviews

60. Daughter - Not To Disappear

Daughter - Not To Disappear
January 15, 2016
Dream Pop
Critic Score
73
27 reviews
User Score
72
228 reviews

59. Tacocat - Lost Time

Tacocat - Lost Time
April 1, 2016
Indie Pop
Critic Score
72
12 reviews
User Score
71
30 reviews

58. Nothing - Tired of Tomorrow

Nothing - Tired of Tomorrow
May 13, 2016
Shoegaze
Critic Score
73
16 reviews
User Score
76
67 reviews

57. Mutual Benefit - Skip a Sinking Stone

Mutual Benefit - Skip a Sinking Stone
May 20, 2016
Indie Folk
Critic Score
73
12 reviews
User Score
72
42 reviews

56. HINDS - Leave Me Alone

HINDS - Leave Me Alone
January 8, 2016
Indie Rock
Critic Score
76
26 reviews
User Score
68
202 reviews

55. Quilt - Plaza

Quilt - Plaza
February 26, 2016
Indie Pop
Critic Score
72
12 reviews
User Score
73
53 reviews

54. St. Paul & The Broken Bones - Sea of Noise

St. Paul & The Broken Bones - Sea of Noise
September 9, 2016
Soul
Critic Score
76
4 reviews
User Score
79
9 reviews

53. The Notwist - Superheroes, Ghostvillains & Stuff

The Notwist - Superheroes, Ghostvillains & Stuff
October 14, 2016
Critic Score
73
3 reviews
User Score
73
2 reviews

52. Babymetal - Metal Resistance

Babymetal - Metal Resistance
April 1, 2016
Alternative Metal
Critic Score
67
5 reviews
User Score
54
29 reviews

51. Porches - Pool

Porches - Pool
February 5, 2016
Synthpop
Critic Score
71
15 reviews
User Score
74
190 reviews
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