Pitchfork's Highest Rated Albums of 2008

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This is an ordered list of Pitchfork's highest rated albums of 2008. Check out Pitchfork's Year End List.

51. Jay Reatard - The Matador Singles '08

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Jay Reatard - The Matador Singles '08
October 6, 2008
Garage Punk
Score
84

52. John Adams - A Flowering Tree

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John Adams - A Flowering Tree
September 26, 2008
Score
84

53. The Hold Steady - Stay Positive

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The Hold Steady - Stay Positive
July 14, 2008
Rock
Score
84

54. Ponytail - Ice Cream Spiritual

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Ponytail - Ice Cream Spiritual
June 17, 2008
Noise Rock
Score
84

55. Wale - The Mixtape About Nothing

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Wale - The Mixtape About Nothing
May 30, 2008
Hip Hop
Score
84

56. Spiritualized - Songs in A&E

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Spiritualized - Songs in A&E
May 26, 2008
Space Rock
Score
84

57. Rokia Traoré - Tchamantché

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Rokia Traoré - Tchamantché
May 19, 2008
Score
84

58. Various Artists - Soul Messages From Dimona

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Various Artists - Soul Messages From Dimona
May 6, 2008
Score
84

59. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!!

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Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Dig!!! Lazarus Dig!!!
April 8, 2008
Alternative Rock
Score
84

60. Kelley Polar - I Need You to Hold on While the Sky Is Falling

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Kelley Polar - I Need You to Hold on While the Sky Is Falling
March 4, 2008
Score
84

61. Los Campesinos! - Hold On Now, Youngster...

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Los Campesinos! - Hold On Now, Youngster...
February 22, 2008
Indie Pop
Score
84

62. Times New Viking - Rip It Off

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Times New Viking - Rip It Off
January 22, 2008
Lo-Fi
Score
84

63. Zomby - Where Were U in 92?

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Zomby - Where Were U in 92?
December 9, 2008
Dubstep
Score
83

64. Los Campesinos! - We are Beautiful, We Are Doomed

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Los Campesinos! - We are Beautiful, We Are Doomed
November 25, 2008
Indie Pop
Score
83

65. Arthur Russell - Love Is Overtaking Me

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Arthur Russell - Love Is Overtaking Me
October 28, 2008
Experimental
Score
83

66. Marnie Stern - This Is It and I Am It and You Are It...

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Marnie Stern - This Is It and I Am It and You Are It...
October 7, 2008
Experimental Rock
Score
83

67. Mount Eerie - Lost Wisdom

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Mount Eerie - Lost Wisdom
October 7, 2008
Indie Folk
Score
83

68. Department of Eagles - In Ear Park

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Department of Eagles - In Ear Park
October 7, 2008
Experimental Rock
Score
83

69. Brightblack Morning Light - Motion to Rejoin

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Brightblack Morning Light - Motion to Rejoin
September 23, 2008
Neo-Psychedelia
Score
83

70. Calexico - Carried to Dust

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Calexico - Carried to Dust
September 9, 2008
Alt-Country
Score
83

71. Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista

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Paavoharju - Laulu Laakson Kukista
July 22, 2008
Score
83

72. High Places - 03/07 - 09/07

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High Places - 03/07 - 09/07
July 21, 2008
Score
83

73. Crystal Stilts - Crystal Stilts

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Crystal Stilts - Crystal Stilts
July 14, 2008
Score
83

74. Abe Vigoda - Skeleton

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Abe Vigoda - Skeleton
July 8, 2008
Indie Rock
Score
83

75. Jean Grae - Jeanius

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Jean Grae - Jeanius
July 8, 2008
Hip Hop
Score
83
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2008.


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