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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.

201. Cold Specks - I Predict A Graceful Expulsion

Cold Specks - I Predict A Graceful Expulsion
May 22, 2012
Soul
7.7
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



202. AlunaGeorge - You Know You Like It

AlunaGeorge - You Know You Like It
May 15, 2012
Electropop
7.7
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



203. Shackleton - Music For the Quiet Hour / The Drawbar Organ EPs

Shackleton - Music For the Quiet Hour / The Drawbar Organ EPs
April 30, 2012
Experimental
7.7
Amazon
Rdio



204. Blanche Blanche Blanche - Wink with Both Eyes

Blanche Blanche Blanche - Wink with Both Eyes
April 26, 2012
Psychedelic Pop
7.7
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



205. Choir of Young Believers - Rhine Gold

Choir of Young Believers - Rhine Gold
April 10, 2012
Indie Folk
7.7
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



206. Black Dice - Mr. Impossible

Black Dice - Mr. Impossible
April 10, 2012
Experimental
7.7
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



207. New Build - Yesterday Was Lived & Lost

New Build - Yesterday Was Lived & Lost
March 5, 2012
Electropop
7.7
Amazon
Rdio



208. Orcas - Orcas

Orcas - Orcas
February 28, 2012
Ambient
7.7
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



209. Ka - Grief Pedigree

Ka - Grief Pedigree
February 11, 2012
7.7
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



210. Dustin Wong - Dreams Say, View, Create, Shadow Leads

Dustin Wong - Dreams Say, View, Create, Shadow Leads
January 11, 2012
7.7
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



211. Majical Cloudz - Turns Turns Turns

Majical Cloudz - Turns Turns Turns
December 3, 2012
Experimental
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



212. Naomi Punk - The Feeling

Naomi Punk - The Feeling
November 19, 2012
Garage Punk
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



213. Lindstrøm - Smalhans

Lindstrøm - Smalhans
November 6, 2012
Electronic
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



214. Angel Haze - Classick

Angel Haze - Classick
October 25, 2012
Hip Hop
7.6
Amazon
Rdio



215. Black Moth Super Rainbow - Cobra Juicy

Black Moth Super Rainbow - Cobra Juicy
October 9, 2012
Experimental
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



216. Taken By Trees - Other Worlds

Taken By Trees - Other Worlds
October 2, 2012
Indie Pop
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



217. Moon Duo - Circles

Moon Duo - Circles
October 2, 2012
Psychedelic Rock
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



218. Chris Cohen - Overgrown Path

Chris Cohen - Overgrown Path
September 25, 2012
Indie Pop
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



219. Ricardo Donoso - Assimilating the Shadow

Ricardo Donoso - Assimilating the Shadow
September 14, 2012
Drone
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



220. The Fresh and Onlys - Long Slow Dance

The Fresh and Onlys - Long Slow Dance
September 4, 2012
Garage Rock
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



221. Bob Mould - Silver Age

Bob Mould - Silver Age
September 4, 2012
Alternative Rock
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



222. Divine Fits - A Thing Called the Divine Fits

Divine Fits - A Thing Called the Divine Fits
August 28, 2012
Indie Rock
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



223. The Black Swans - Occasion for Song

The Black Swans - Occasion for Song
July 31, 2012
Folk
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



224. Serengeti - C.A.R.

Serengeti - C.A.R.
July 31, 2012
Hip Hop
7.6
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



225. Eternal Summers - Correct Behavior

Eternal Summers - Correct Behavior
July 24, 2012
Lo-Fi
7.6
Amazon
Spotify
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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