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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.

76. Mouse on Mars - Parastrophics

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Mouse on Mars - Parastrophics
February 28, 2012
Electronic
Score
8.2

77. Sleigh Bells - Reign of Terror

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Sleigh Bells - Reign of Terror
February 21, 2012
Noise Pop
Score
8.2

78. Rick Ross - Rich Forever

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Rick Ross - Rich Forever
January 6, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
8.2

79. Holly Herndon - Movement

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Holly Herndon - Movement
November 13, 2012
Experimental
Score
8.1

80. Roc Marciano - Reloaded

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Roc Marciano - Reloaded
November 13, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
8.1

81. Woods - Bend Beyond

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Woods - Bend Beyond
September 18, 2012
Lo-Fi
Score
8.1

82. Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II

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Thee Oh Sees - Putrifiers II
September 11, 2012
Garage Rock
Score
8.1

83. Mount Eerie - Ocean Roar

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Mount Eerie - Ocean Roar
September 4, 2012
Experimental
Score
8.1

84. Matthew E. White - Big Inner

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Matthew E. White - Big Inner
August 21, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Score
8.1

85. Goat - World Music

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Goat - World Music
August 20, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
Score
8.1

86. Spider Bags - Shake My Head

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Spider Bags - Shake My Head
August 7, 2012
Southern Rock
Score
8.1

87. The Antlers - Undersea

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The Antlers - Undersea
July 24, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
8.1

88. Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage

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Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage
June 26, 2012
Death Metal
Score
8.1

89. The Walkmen - Heaven

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The Walkmen - Heaven
May 29, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
8.1

90. Ab-Soul - Control System

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Ab-Soul - Control System
May 11, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
8.1

91. KTL - V

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KTL - V
May 8, 2012
Drone
Score
8.1

92. The Congos / Sun Araw / M. Geddes Gengras - Icon Give Thank

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The Congos / Sun Araw / M. Geddes Gengras - Icon Give Thank
May 8, 2012
Score
8.1

93. Symmetry - Themes For An Imaginary Film

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Symmetry - Themes For An Imaginary Film
April 23, 2012
Synthpop
Score
8.1

94. Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue: The Complete Sessions

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Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Avenue: The Complete Sessions
April 21, 2012
Alt-Country
Score
8.1

95. Hundred Waters - Hundred Waters

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Hundred Waters - Hundred Waters
April 17, 2012
Electronic
Score
8.1

96. Allo Darlin' - Europe

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Allo Darlin' - Europe
April 17, 2012
Indie Pop
Score
8.1

97. Daughn Gibson - All Hell

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Daughn Gibson - All Hell
March 26, 2012
Experimental
Score
8.1

98. Action Bronson / Party Supplies - Blue Chips

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Action Bronson / Party Supplies - Blue Chips
March 12, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
8.1

99. Scuba - Personality

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Scuba - Personality
February 27, 2012
House
Score
8.1

100. Tindersticks - The Something Rain

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Tindersticks - The Something Rain
February 21, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
8.1
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2012.


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