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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.

526. School of Seven Bells - Put Your Sad Down

School of Seven Bells - Put Your Sad Down
November 13, 2012
Dream Pop
6.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



527. Prins Thomas - Prins Thomas II

Prins Thomas - Prins Thomas II
October 29, 2012
6.3
Amazon
Rdio



528. Chrome Canyon - Elemental Themes

Chrome Canyon - Elemental Themes
October 9, 2012
Electronic
6.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



529. Willits + Sakamoto - Ancient Future

Willits + Sakamoto - Ancient Future
July 31, 2012
6.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



530. The Smashing Pumpkins - Oceania

The Smashing Pumpkins - Oceania
June 18, 2012
Alternative Rock
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



531. The Young - Dub Egg

The Young - Dub Egg
June 12, 2012
Indie Rock
6.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



532. Public Image Ltd. - This is PiL

Public Image Ltd. - This is PiL
May 29, 2012
Post-Punk
6.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



533. Regina Spektor - What We Saw From The Cheap Seats

Regina Spektor - What We Saw From The Cheap Seats
May 29, 2012
Indie Pop
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



534. Squarepusher - Ufabulum

Squarepusher - Ufabulum
May 15, 2012
IDM
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



535. Here We Go Magic - A Different Ship

Here We Go Magic - A Different Ship
May 8, 2012
Experimental
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



536. The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Aufheben

The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Aufheben
May 1, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



537. Santigold - Master of My Make-Believe

Santigold - Master of My Make-Believe
May 1, 2012
Electropop
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



538. Horse Feathers - Cynic's New Year

Horse Feathers - Cynic's New Year
April 17, 2012
Folk
6.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



539. M. Ward - A Wasteland Companion

M. Ward - A Wasteland Companion
April 10, 2012
Folk
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



540. Wiz Khalifa - Taylor Allderdice

Wiz Khalifa - Taylor Allderdice
March 13, 2012
Hip Hop
6.3
Amazon
Rdio



541. Tennis - Young & Old

Tennis - Young & Old
February 14, 2012
Indie Pop
6.3
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



542. Various Artists - We Are The Works In Progress

Various Artists - We Are The Works In Progress
February 7, 2012
6.3
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



543. Lil B - White Flame

Lil B - White Flame
January 31, 2012
Hip Hop
6.3
Amazon
Rdio



544. Memory Tapes - Grace/Confusion

Memory Tapes - Grace/Confusion
December 4, 2012
Electronic
6.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



545. Dragged Into Sunlight - Widowmaker

Dragged Into Sunlight - Widowmaker
November 6, 2012
6.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



546. Tracey Thorn - Tinsel and Lights

Tracey Thorn - Tinsel and Lights
October 30, 2012
Electropop
6.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



547. TEEN - In Limbo

TEEN - In Limbo
August 28, 2012
Indietronica
6.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



548. Bobby Womack - The Bravest Man in the Universe

Bobby Womack - The Bravest Man in the Universe
June 12, 2012
Soul
6.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



549. Best Coast - The Only Place

Best Coast - The Only Place
May 15, 2012
Indie Pop
6.2
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



550. Craft Spells - Gallery

Craft Spells - Gallery
May 15, 2012
Dream Pop
6.2
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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