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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.

576. Big Boi - Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors

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Big Boi - Vicious Lies and Dangerous Rumors
December 11, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
6.1

577. Frightened Rabbit - State Hospital

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Frightened Rabbit - State Hospital
September 25, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
6.1

578. Sweet Valley - Stay Calm

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Sweet Valley - Stay Calm
August 7, 2012
Score
6.1

579. Opossom - Electric Hawaii

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Opossom - Electric Hawaii
August 7, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
6.1

580. Van She - Idea of Happiness

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Van She - Idea of Happiness
July 9, 2012
Electronic
Score
6.1

581. Poolside - Pacific Standard Time

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Poolside - Pacific Standard Time
July 9, 2012
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6.1

582. Ryan Monroe - A Painting of a Painting on Fire

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Ryan Monroe - A Painting of a Painting on Fire
June 12, 2012
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6.1

583. Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Americana

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Neil Young and Crazy Horse - Americana
June 5, 2012
Rock
Score
6.1

584. Mina Tindle - Taranta

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Mina Tindle - Taranta
May 28, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Score
6.1

585. Sigur Rós - Valtari

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Sigur Rós - Valtari
May 28, 2012
Post-Rock
Score
6.1

586. Led Er Est - The Diver

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Led Er Est - The Diver
May 8, 2012
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6.1

587. Light Asylum - Light Asylum

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Light Asylum - Light Asylum
May 1, 2012
Synthpop
Score
6.1

588. Rocket Juice & the Moon - Rocket Juice & the Moon

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Rocket Juice & the Moon - Rocket Juice & the Moon
March 27, 2012
Funk
Score
6.1

589. The Magnetic Fields - Love at the Bottom of the Sea

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The Magnetic Fields - Love at the Bottom of the Sea
March 6, 2012
Indie Pop
Score
6.1

590. The Game - Jesus Piece

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The Game - Jesus Piece
December 11, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
6.0

591. El Perro Del Mar - Pale Fire

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El Perro Del Mar - Pale Fire
November 13, 2012
Indie Pop
Score
6.0

592. Benjamin Gibbard - Former Lives

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Benjamin Gibbard - Former Lives
October 16, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Score
6.0

593. Letting Up Despite Great Faults - Untogether

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Letting Up Despite Great Faults - Untogether
October 9, 2012
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6.0

594. Tall Ships - Everything Touching

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Tall Ships - Everything Touching
October 8, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
6.0

595. John Cale - Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood

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John Cale - Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood
October 2, 2012
Art Rock
Score
6.0

596. Levek - Look A Little Closer

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Levek - Look A Little Closer
September 25, 2012
Experimental
Score
6.0

597. Beanie Sigel - This Time

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Beanie Sigel - This Time
August 28, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
6.0

598. Husky - Forever So

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Husky - Forever So
July 10, 2012
Indie Folk
Score
6.0

599. Modeselektor - Modeselektion Vol. 2

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Modeselektor - Modeselektion Vol. 2
June 29, 2012
Electronic
Score
6.0

600. Future of the Left - The Plot Against Common Sense

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Future of the Left - The Plot Against Common Sense
June 12, 2012
Noise Rock
Score
6.0
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2012.


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