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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.

176. Saint Etienne - Words and Music by Saint Etienne

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Saint Etienne - Words and Music by Saint Etienne
May 21, 2012
Indie Pop
Score
7.8

177. Port St. Willow - Holiday

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Port St. Willow - Holiday
May 15, 2012
Ambient
Score
7.8

178. Jack White - Blunderbuss

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Jack White - Blunderbuss
April 24, 2012
Rock
Score
7.8

179. Future - Pluto

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Future - Pluto
April 17, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
7.8

180. Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls

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Alabama Shakes - Boys & Girls
April 10, 2012
Blues Rock
Score
7.8

181. Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America

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Anaïs Mitchell - Young Man in America
February 28, 2012
Folk
Score
7.8

182. Merchandise - Children of Desire

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Merchandise - Children of Desire
February 10, 2012
Post-Punk
Score
7.8

183. Black Bananas - Rad Times Xpress IV

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Black Bananas - Rad Times Xpress IV
January 31, 2012
Alternative Rock
Score
7.8

184. Lilacs & Champagne - Lilacs & Champagne

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Lilacs & Champagne - Lilacs & Champagne
January 31, 2012
Electronic
Score
7.8

185. Gonjasufi - MU.ZZ.LE

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Gonjasufi - MU.ZZ.LE
January 24, 2012
Experimental
Score
7.8

186. Kevin Drumm - Relief

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Kevin Drumm - Relief
November 5, 2012
Score
7.7

187. U.S. Girls - Gem

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U.S. Girls - Gem
October 23, 2012
Experimental
Score
7.7

188. Chelsea Wolfe - Unknown Rooms: A Collection of Acoustic Songs

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Chelsea Wolfe - Unknown Rooms: A Collection of Acoustic Songs
October 16, 2012
Experimental
Score
7.7

189. Beth Orton - Sugaring Season

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Beth Orton - Sugaring Season
October 2, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Score
7.7

190. The Gaslamp Killer - Breakthrough

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The Gaslamp Killer - Breakthrough
September 18, 2012
Experimental
Score
7.7

191. Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't

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Jens Lekman - I Know What Love Isn't
September 4, 2012
Indie Pop
Score
7.7

192. Ryan Hemsworth - Last Words

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Ryan Hemsworth - Last Words
August 21, 2012
Score
7.7

193. Evoken - Atra Mors

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Evoken - Atra Mors
July 31, 2012
Score
7.7

194. Eric Copeland - Limbo

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Eric Copeland - Limbo
July 24, 2012
Experimental
Score
7.7

195. Deep Time - Deep Time

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Deep Time - Deep Time
July 10, 2012
Score
7.7

196. Mission of Burma - Unsound

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Mission of Burma - Unsound
July 9, 2012
Post-Punk
Score
7.7

197. Beachwood Sparks - The Tarnished Gold

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Beachwood Sparks - The Tarnished Gold
June 26, 2012
Alt-Country
Score
7.7

198. Azealia Banks - 1991

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Azealia Banks - 1991
May 29, 2012
Hip Hop
Score
7.7

199. Grass Widow - Internal Logic

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Grass Widow - Internal Logic
May 29, 2012
Punk
Score
7.7

200. Dawnbringer - Into the Lair of the Sun God

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Dawnbringer - Into the Lair of the Sun God
May 29, 2012
Heavy Metal
Score
7.7
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout 2012.


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