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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. Tall Ships - Everything Touching

Tall Ships - Everything Touching
October 8, 2012
Indie Rock
6.0
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



577. John Cale - Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood

John Cale - Shifty Adventures in Nookie Wood
October 2, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



578. Levek - Look A Little Closer

Levek - Look A Little Closer
September 25, 2012
Experimental
6.0
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



579. Beanie Sigel - This Time

Beanie Sigel - This Time
August 28, 2012
Hip Hop
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



580. Modeselektor - Modeselektion Vol. 2

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



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

Future of the Left - The Plot Against Common Sense
June 12, 2012
Noise Rock
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



582. Kitty - Haha, I'm Sorry

Kitty - Haha, I'm Sorry
June 11, 2012
Hip Hop
6.0
Amazon
Rdio



583. Teen Daze - All Of Us, Together

Teen Daze - All Of Us, Together
June 5, 2012
Chillwave
6.0
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



584. Kelly Hogan - I Like To Keep Myself In Pain

Kelly Hogan - I Like To Keep Myself In Pain
June 5, 2012
Alt-Country
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



585. Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros - Here

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros - Here
May 29, 2012
Indie Folk
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



586. 2:54 - 2:54

2:54 - 2:54
May 29, 2012
Alternative Rock
6.0
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



587. Cadence Weapon - Hope In Dirt City

Cadence Weapon - Hope In Dirt City
May 29, 2012
Hip Hop
6.0
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



588. Toro Y Moi - June 2009

Toro Y Moi - June 2009
April 24, 2012
Chillwave
6.0
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



589. Young Prisms - In Between

Young Prisms - In Between
March 27, 2012
Psychedelic
6.0
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



590. Fanfarlo - Rooms Filled with Light

Fanfarlo - Rooms Filled with Light
February 28, 2012
Indie Pop
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



591. Craig Finn - Clear Heart Full Eyes

Craig Finn - Clear Heart Full Eyes
January 24, 2012
Rock
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



592. Howler - America Give Up

Howler - America Give Up
January 17, 2012
Garage Rock
6.0
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



593. Raekwon - Unexpected Victory

Raekwon - Unexpected Victory
January 1, 2012
Hip Hop
6.0
Amazon
Rdio



594. Bad Brains - Into The Future

Bad Brains - Into The Future
November 19, 2012
Hardcore Punk
5.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



595. Soundgarden - King Animal

Soundgarden - King Animal
November 13, 2012
Alternative Rock
5.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



596. Emeralds - Just to Feel Anything

Emeralds - Just to Feel Anything
November 6, 2012
Drone
5.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



597. Cee-Lo Green - Cee Lo's Magic Moment

Cee-Lo Green - Cee Lo's Magic Moment
October 29, 2012
5.9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



598. Jason Lytle - Dept. of Disappearance

Jason Lytle - Dept. of Disappearance
October 16, 2012
Indie Rock
5.9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



599. The Luyas - Animator

The Luyas - Animator
October 16, 2012
Indie Pop
5.9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



600. Tilly & the Wall - Heavy Mood

Tilly & the Wall - Heavy Mood
October 2, 2012
Indie Pop
5.9
iTunes
Amazon
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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