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Pitchfork's Highest Rated Albums of 2012


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This is an ordered list of Pitchfork's highest rated albums of 2012. Check out Pitchfork's Year End List.

326. The Cribs - In the Belly of the Brazen Bull

The Cribs - In the Belly of the Brazen Bull
May 7, 2012
Indie Rock
7.3
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327. Father John Misty - Fear Fun

Father John Misty - Fear Fun
May 1, 2012
Folk
7.3
iTunes
Amazon
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Rdio



328. Ava Luna - Ice Level

Ava Luna - Ice Level
March 6, 2012
7.3
iTunes
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329. Xiu Xiu - Always

Xiu Xiu - Always
March 6, 2012
Experimental
7.3
iTunes
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330. Field Music - Plumb

Field Music - Plumb
February 14, 2012
Indie Pop
7.3
iTunes
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331. The 2 Bears - Be Strong

The 2 Bears - Be Strong
January 30, 2012
Electronic
7.3
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332. Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line

Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line
November 26, 2012
Ambient
7.2
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333. Action Bronson - Rare Chandeliers

Action Bronson - Rare Chandeliers
November 15, 2012
Hip Hop
7.2
Amazon
Rdio



334. Heems - Wild Water Kingdom

Heems - Wild Water Kingdom
November 14, 2012
Hip Hop
7.2
Amazon
Rdio



335. Oneida - A List of the Burning Mountains

Oneida - A List of the Burning Mountains
November 13, 2012
Experimental Rock
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
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336. James Ferraro - Sushi

James Ferraro - Sushi
November 7, 2012
Drone
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
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337. The Coup - Sorry to Bother You

The Coup - Sorry to Bother You
October 30, 2012
Hip Hop
7.2
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Amazon
Spotify
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338. Gucci Mane - Trap God

Gucci Mane - Trap God
October 17, 2012
Hip Hop
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



339. Halls - Ark

Halls - Ark
October 15, 2012
Ambient
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



340. Lightning Bolt - Oblivion Hunter

Lightning Bolt - Oblivion Hunter
September 25, 2012
Noise Rock
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



341. The Sea and Cake - Runner

The Sea and Cake - Runner
September 18, 2012
Indie Rock
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



342. Deerhoof - Breakup Song

Deerhoof - Breakup Song
September 4, 2012
Experimental
7.2
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343. Guardian Alien - See the World Given to a One Love Entity

Guardian Alien - See the World Given to a One Love Entity
July 24, 2012
7.2
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344. Erika Spring - Erika Spring EP

Erika Spring - Erika Spring EP
July 10, 2012
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
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345. Physical Therapy - Safety Net

Physical Therapy - Safety Net
June 19, 2012
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



346. Wymond Miles - Under the Pale Moon

Wymond Miles - Under the Pale Moon
June 12, 2012
Indie Rock
7.2
iTunes
Amazon
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347. Tomas Barfod - Salton Sea

Tomas Barfod - Salton Sea
May 22, 2012
House
7.2
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348. Smoke Fairies - Blood Speaks

Smoke Fairies - Blood Speaks
May 22, 2012
Folk
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



349. White Fence - Family Perfume Vol. 2

White Fence - Family Perfume Vol. 2
May 15, 2012
Lo-Fi
7.2
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



350. Willis Earl Beal - Acousmatic Sorcery

Willis Earl Beal - Acousmatic Sorcery
April 3, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
7.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2012.


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