Critic Album Ratings
Drowned in Sound
Drowned in Sound

Drowned in Sound's Highest Rated Albums of 2006


BY YEAR:
Recent - 2014 - 2013 - 2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006 - 2005 - 2004 - All Time

1. Joanna Newsom - Ys

Joanna Newsom - Ys
November 14, 2006
Indie Folk
10
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



2. James Holden - The Idiots Are Winning

James Holden - The Idiots Are Winning
October 30, 2006
10
iTunes
Amazon
Rdio



3. Mastodon - Blood Mountain

Mastodon - Blood Mountain
September 12, 2006
Progressive Metal
10
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



4. The Knife - Silent Shout

The Knife - Silent Shout
July 25, 2006
Electronic
10
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



5. Acoustic Ladyland - Skinny Grin

Acoustic Ladyland - Skinny Grin
November 20, 2006
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



6. Brakes - The Beatific Visions

Brakes - The Beatific Visions
November 6, 2006
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



7. Deftones - Saturday Night Wrist

Deftones - Saturday Night Wrist
October 31, 2006
Alternative Metal
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



8. The Blood Brothers - Young Machetes

The Blood Brothers - Young Machetes
October 10, 2006
Post-Hardcore
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



9. Damien Jurado - And Now That I'm in Your Shadow

Damien Jurado - And Now That I'm in Your Shadow
October 10, 2006
Folk
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



10. Gallows - Orchestra of Wolves

Gallows - Orchestra of Wolves
September 25, 2006
Hardcore Punk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



11. TV on the Radio - Return to Cookie Mountain

TV on the Radio - Return to Cookie Mountain
September 12, 2006
Experimental Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



12. Lamb of God - Sacrament

Lamb of God - Sacrament
August 22, 2006
Groove Metal
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



13. God Is An Astronaut - A Moment of Stillness

God Is An Astronaut - A Moment of Stillness
August 21, 2006
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



14. Guillemots - Through the Windowpane

Guillemots - Through the Windowpane
July 10, 2006
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



15. Muse - Black Holes and Revelations

Muse - Black Holes and Revelations
July 3, 2006
Alternative Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



16. I Like Trains - Progress - Reform

I Like Trains - Progress - Reform
June 26, 2006
Post-Rock
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



17. Asobi Seksu - Citrus

Asobi Seksu - Citrus
May 30, 2006
Shoegaze
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



18. Russian Circles - Enter

Russian Circles - Enter
May 16, 2006
Post-Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



19. Shearwater - Palo Santo

Shearwater - Palo Santo
May 9, 2006
Folk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



20. Beirut - Gulag Orkestar

Beirut - Gulag Orkestar
May 9, 2006
Indie Folk
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



21. Jesu - Silver

Jesu - Silver
April 11, 2006
Shoegaze
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



22. The Flaming Lips - At War With The Mystics

The Flaming Lips - At War With The Mystics
April 4, 2006
Alternative Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



23. Editors - The Back Room

Editors - The Back Room
March 21, 2006
Indie Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



24. Liars - Drum's Not Dead

Liars - Drum's Not Dead
March 21, 2006
Experimental Rock
9
iTunes
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



25. Mono - You Are There

Mono - You Are There
March 15, 2006
Post-Rock
9
Amazon
Spotify
Rdio



NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Drowned in Sound awarded albums throughout 2006.


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