The Highest Rated Albums of 2012

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26. Mount Eerie - Clear Moon

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Mount Eerie - Clear Moon
May 22, 2012
Indie Folk
Critic Score
82
16 reviews

27. Paul Buchanan - Mid Air

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Paul Buchanan - Mid Air
May 21, 2012
Critic Score
82
5 reviews

28. Liars - WIXIW

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Liars - WIXIW
June 5, 2012
Experimental Rock
Critic Score
82
28 reviews

29. Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind

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Converge - All We Love We Leave Behind
October 9, 2012
Metalcore
Critic Score
82
15 reviews

30. Meursault - Something for the Weakened

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Meursault - Something for the Weakened
July 16, 2012
Indie Folk
Critic Score
82
9 reviews

31. Grizzly Bear - Shields

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Grizzly Bear - Shields
September 18, 2012
Indie Folk
Critic Score
82
31 reviews

32. Julia Holter - Ekstasis

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Julia Holter - Ekstasis
March 6, 2012
Art Pop
Critic Score
82
17 reviews

33. Punch Brothers - Who's Feeling Young Now?

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Punch Brothers - Who's Feeling Young Now?
February 14, 2012
Bluegrass
Critic Score
82
7 reviews

34. Actress - R.I.P.

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Actress - R.I.P.
April 24, 2012
Experimental
Critic Score
82
17 reviews

35. Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan

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Dirty Projectors - Swing Lo Magellan
July 10, 2012
Art Pop
Critic Score
81
33 reviews

36. Menomena - Moms

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Menomena - Moms
September 18, 2012
Experimental Rock
Critic Score
81
20 reviews

37. Dwight Yoakam - 3 Pears

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Dwight Yoakam - 3 Pears
September 18, 2012
Country
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

38. Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line

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Raime - Quarter Turns Over a Living Line
November 26, 2012
Ambient
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

39. METZ - METZ

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METZ - METZ
October 9, 2012
Noise Rock
Critic Score
81
19 reviews

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

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Earth - Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light II
February 14, 2012
Post-Rock
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

41. Carina Round - Tigermending

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Carina Round - Tigermending
May 1, 2012
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

42. Darren Hayman and The Long Parliament - The Violence

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Darren Hayman and The Long Parliament - The Violence
November 5, 2012
Folk
Critic Score
81
8 reviews

43. Jack White - Blunderbuss

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Jack White - Blunderbuss
April 24, 2012
Rock
Critic Score
81
31 reviews

44. Oren Ambarchi / Keiji Haino / Jim O'Rourke - Imikuzushi

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Oren Ambarchi / Keiji Haino / Jim O'Rourke - Imikuzushi
February 28, 2012
Critic Score
81
5 reviews

45. Dr. John - Locked Down

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Dr. John - Locked Down
April 3, 2012
Blues
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

46. Ty Segall Band - Slaughterhouse

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Ty Segall Band - Slaughterhouse
June 26, 2012
Garage Rock
Critic Score
81
17 reviews

47. Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas

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Leonard Cohen - Old Ideas
January 31, 2012
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
81
24 reviews

48. Screaming Females - Ugly

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Screaming Females - Ugly
April 3, 2012
Punk Rock
Critic Score
81
10 reviews

49. LV - Sebenza

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LV - Sebenza
August 27, 2012
Dubstep
Critic Score
81
8 reviews

50. Iris DeMent - Sing The Delta

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Iris DeMent - Sing The Delta
October 2, 2012
Country
Critic Score
80
9 reviews


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