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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. Brightblack Morning Light - Motion to Rejoin

Brightblack Morning Light - Motion to Rejoin
September 23, 2008
Neo-Psychedelia
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



52. Calexico - Carried to Dust

Calexico - Carried to Dust
September 9, 2008
Alt-Country
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



53. Abe Vigoda - Skeleton

Abe Vigoda - Skeleton
July 8, 2008
Indie Rock
8.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



54. Jean Grae - Jeanius

Jean Grae - Jeanius
July 8, 2008
Hip Hop
8.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



55. James Blackshaw - Litany of Echoes

James Blackshaw - Litany of Echoes
June 17, 2008
Folk
8.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



56. Subtle - ExitingARM

Subtle - ExitingARM
May 13, 2008
Hip Hop
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



57. Sun Kil Moon - April

Sun Kil Moon - April
April 1, 2008
Folk
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



58. The Tallest Man On Earth - Shallow Grave

The Tallest Man On Earth - Shallow Grave
March 18, 2008
Folk
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



59. El Guincho - Alegranza

El Guincho - Alegranza
March 1, 2008
Experimental
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



60. Disfear - Live the Storm

Disfear - Live the Storm
January 22, 2008
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



61. The Ruby Suns - Sea Lion

The Ruby Suns - Sea Lion
January 21, 2008
Indie Pop
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



62. Wildbirds & Peacedrums - The Snake

Wildbirds & Peacedrums - The Snake
January 1, 2008
Experimental Rock
8.3
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



63. Lemonade - Lemonade

Lemonade - Lemonade
January 1, 2008
Electronic
8.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



64. Wild Beasts - Limbo, Panto

Wild Beasts - Limbo, Panto
November 4, 2008
Indie Rock
8.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



65. Comet Gain - Broken Record Prayers

Comet Gain - Broken Record Prayers
October 28, 2008
8.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



66. The Week That Was - The Week That Was

The Week That Was - The Week That Was
August 26, 2008
Indie Rock
8.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



67. Grouper - Dragging a Dead Deer Up a Hill

Grouper - Dragging a Dead Deer Up a Hill
June 10, 2008
Ambient
8.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



68. Torche - Meanderthal

Torche - Meanderthal
April 8, 2008
Sludge Metal
8.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



69. Why? - Alopecia

Why? - Alopecia
March 11, 2008
Hip Hop
8.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



70. British Sea Power - Do You Like Rock Music?

British Sea Power - Do You Like Rock Music?
February 12, 2008
Indie Rock
8.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



71. Drive-By Truckers - Brighter Than Creation's Dark

Drive-By Truckers - Brighter Than Creation's Dark
January 22, 2008
Southern Rock
8.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



72. Love Is All - A Hundred Things Keep Me Up at Night

Love Is All - A Hundred Things Keep Me Up at Night
November 11, 2008
Indie Pop
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



73. Crystal Stilts - Alight of Night

Crystal Stilts - Alight of Night
October 28, 2008
Noise Pop
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



74. Parts & Labor - Receivers

Parts & Labor - Receivers
October 21, 2008
Noise Rock
8.1
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



75. Gentleman Jesse and His Men - Gentleman Jesse and His Men

Gentleman Jesse and His Men - Gentleman Jesse and His Men
August 26, 2008
Power Pop
8.1
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2008.


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