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.

151. Chairlift - Something

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Chairlift - Something
January 24, 2012
Electropop
Score
80

152. Neurosis - Honor Found in Decay

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Neurosis - Honor Found in Decay
October 30, 2012
Sludge Metal
Score
79

153. Brother Ali - Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color

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Brother Ali - Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color
September 18, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
79

154. Dinosaur Jr. - I Bet on Sky

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Dinosaur Jr. - I Bet on Sky
September 18, 2012
Alternative Rock
Score
79

155. Cat Power - Sun

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Cat Power - Sun
September 4, 2012
Indie Rock
Score
79

156. Foxygen - Take the Kids Off Broadway

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Foxygen - Take the Kids Off Broadway
July 24, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
Score
79

157. Pandr Eyez - Eyes on You

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Pandr Eyez - Eyes on You
July 10, 2012
Score
79

158. Sasha Go Hard - Do You Know Who I Am?

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Sasha Go Hard - Do You Know Who I Am?
July 9, 2012
Score
79

159. Peaking Lights - Lucifer

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Peaking Lights - Lucifer
June 19, 2012
Electronic
Score
79

160. Clams Casino - Instrumental 2

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Clams Casino - Instrumental 2
June 4, 2012
Electronic
Score
79

161. Dope Body - Natural History

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Dope Body - Natural History
May 22, 2012
Noise Rock
Score
79

162. Niki & The Dove - Instinct

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Niki & The Dove - Instinct
May 14, 2012
Electropop
Score
79

163. James Blackshaw - Love Is The Plan, The Plan Is Death

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James Blackshaw - Love Is The Plan, The Plan Is Death
April 24, 2012
Folk
Score
79

164. Georgia Anne Muldrow - Seeds

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Georgia Anne Muldrow - Seeds
March 26, 2012
Soul
Score
79

165. Gentleman Jesse - Leaving Atlanta

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Gentleman Jesse - Leaving Atlanta
March 20, 2012
Power Pop
Score
79

166. Mirrorring - Foreign Body

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Mirrorring - Foreign Body
March 20, 2012
Drone
Score
79

167. Demdike Stare - Elemental

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Demdike Stare - Elemental
March 13, 2012
Dub
Score
79

168. Chief Keef - Back from the Dead

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Chief Keef - Back from the Dead
March 12, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
79

169. Bowerbirds - The Clearing

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Bowerbirds - The Clearing
March 6, 2012
Indie Folk
Score
79

170. Islands - A Sleep & A Forgetting

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Islands - A Sleep & A Forgetting
February 14, 2012
Indie Pop
Score
79

171. Earth - Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light II

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Earth - Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light II
February 14, 2012
Experimental
Score
79

172. Sharon Van Etten - Tramp

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Sharon Van Etten - Tramp
February 7, 2012
Folk
Score
79

173. Jason Urick - I Love You

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Jason Urick - I Love You
January 24, 2012
Score
79

174. Loincloth - Iron Balls of Steel

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Loincloth - Iron Balls of Steel
January 17, 2012
Progressive Metal
Score
79

175. X-TG - Desertshore/The Final Report

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X-TG - Desertshore/The Final Report
December 11, 2012
Score
78
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2012.


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