The Highest Rated Albums of 2008


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1. DJ Sprinkles - Midtown 120 Blues

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DJ Sprinkles - Midtown 120 Blues
October 9, 2008
Deep House
Critic Score
88
5 reviews

2. Deerhunter - Microcastle

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Deerhunter - Microcastle
October 28, 2008
Indie Rock
Critic Score
87
16 reviews

3. TV on the Radio - Dear Science,

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TV on the Radio - Dear Science,
September 22, 2008
Experimental Rock
Critic Score
86
17 reviews

4. Portishead - Third

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Portishead - Third
April 28, 2008
Trip Hop
Critic Score
86
16 reviews

5. Deerhunter - Weird Era Cont.

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Deerhunter - Weird Era Cont.
October 28, 2008
Indie Rock
Critic Score
86
5 reviews

6. The Bug - London Zoo

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The Bug - London Zoo
July 7, 2008
Dancehall
Critic Score
86
7 reviews

7. The Week That Was - The Week That Was

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The Week That Was - The Week That Was
August 26, 2008
Indie Rock
Critic Score
85
7 reviews

8. Vivian Girls - Vivian Girls

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Vivian Girls - Vivian Girls
September 30, 2008
Lo-Fi
Critic Score
85
5 reviews

9. Earth - The Bees Made Honey In The Lions Skull

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Earth - The Bees Made Honey In The Lions Skull
February 26, 2008
Experimental
Critic Score
84
7 reviews

10. Harvey Milk - Life... The Best Game In Town

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Harvey Milk - Life... The Best Game In Town
June 3, 2008
Sludge Metal
Critic Score
84
8 reviews

11. Fucked Up - The Chemistry of Common Life

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Fucked Up - The Chemistry of Common Life
October 7, 2008
Hardcore Punk
Critic Score
84
12 reviews

12. The Walkmen - You & Me

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The Walkmen - You & Me
August 19, 2008
Indie Rock
Critic Score
84
12 reviews

13. Hercules and Love Affair - Hercules And Love Affair

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Hercules and Love Affair - Hercules And Love Affair
June 24, 2008
Electronic
Critic Score
84
14 reviews

14. Frightened Rabbit - The Midnight Organ Fight

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Frightened Rabbit - The Midnight Organ Fight
April 14, 2008
Indie Rock
Critic Score
84
11 reviews

15. Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Lie Down in the Light

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Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Lie Down in the Light
May 20, 2008
Folk
Critic Score
84
8 reviews

16. Why? - Alopecia

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Why? - Alopecia
March 11, 2008
Hip Hop
Critic Score
84
9 reviews

17. Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago

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Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
February 19, 2008
Indie Folk
Critic Score
83
15 reviews

18. Los Campesinos! - Hold On Now, Youngster...

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Los Campesinos! - Hold On Now, Youngster...
February 22, 2008
Indie Pop
Critic Score
83
13 reviews

19. Titus Andronicus - The Airing of Grievances

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Titus Andronicus - The Airing of Grievances
April 14, 2008
Indie Rock
Critic Score
83
10 reviews

20. Grouper - Dragging a Dead Deer Up a Hill

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Grouper - Dragging a Dead Deer Up a Hill
June 10, 2008
Ambient
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

21. Torche - Meanderthal

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Torche - Meanderthal
April 8, 2008
Sludge Metal
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

22. Q-Tip - The Renaissance

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Q-Tip - The Renaissance
November 4, 2008
Hip Hop
Critic Score
82
9 reviews

23. Opeth - Watershed

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Opeth - Watershed
June 3, 2008
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

24. Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes

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Fleet Foxes - Fleet Foxes
June 3, 2008
Indie Folk
Critic Score
82
15 reviews

25. Flying Lotus - Los Angeles

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Flying Lotus - Los Angeles
June 10, 2008
Electronic
Critic Score
82
10 reviews



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