2012 Experimental Album Releases

2012
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Type
EP (6)
LP (37)
Genre
Ambient (30)
Art Pop (24)
Experimental (46)
Folk (100)
Hip Hop (143)
Metal (76)
Pop (70)
Punk (33)
R&B (29)
Rock (336)
Soul (23)
Sep 4
Animal Collective - Centipede Hz
Animal Collective
Centipede Hz
75
critic score
(36)
75
user score
(295)
Apr 3
BADBADNOTGOOD - BBNG2
BADBADNOTGOOD
BBNG2
85
critic score
(3)
83
user score
(103)
Apr 24
Actress - R.I.P.
Actress
R.I.P.
81
critic score
(17)
76
user score
(97)
Dec 4
Scott Walker - Bish Bosch
Scott Walker
Bish Bosch
77
critic score
(24)
77
user score
(62)
Aug 21
Yeasayer - Fragrant World
Yeasayer
Fragrant World
68
critic score
(30)
71
user score
(58)
Sep 4
Deerhoof - Breakup Song
Deerhoof
Breakup Song
78
critic score
(17)
76
user score
(44)
Mar 6
Xiu Xiu - Always
Xiu Xiu
Always
75
critic score
(17)
72
user score
(41)
Nov 19
Björk - bastards
Björk
bastards
69
critic score
(6)
71
user score
(32)
Feb 13
Soap&Skin - Narrow
Soap&Skin
Narrow
78
critic score
(5)
78
user score
(29)
Oct 9
Black Moth Super Rainbow - Cobra Juicy
Black Moth Super Rainbow
Cobra Juicy
71
critic score
(14)
76
user score
(26)
Nov 13
Holly Herndon - Movement
Holly Herndon
Movement
75
critic score
(10)
73
user score
(25)
Sep 18
The Gaslamp Killer - Breakthrough
The Gaslamp Killer
Breakthrough
73
critic score
(14)
78
user score
(22)
May 8
Here We Go Magic - A Different Ship
Here We Go Magic
A Different Ship
75
critic score
(19)
76
user score
(17)
Oct 22
U.S. Girls - Gem
U.S. Girls
Gem
73
critic score
(7)
68
user score
(17)
Apr 10
Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland - Black Is Beautiful
Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland
Black Is Beautiful
74
critic score
(9)
78
user score
(16)
Dec 3
Majical Cloudz - Turns Turns Turns
Majical Cloudz
Turns Turns Turns
73
critic score
(2)
75
user score
(15)
Jul 24
Micachu and the Shapes - Never
Micachu and the Shapes
Never
77
critic score
(15)
72
user score
(14)
Jan 24
Gonjasufi - MU.ZZ.LE
Gonjasufi
MU.ZZ.LE
69
critic score
(13)
71
user score
(13)
Feb 14
Young Magic - Melt
Young Magic
Melt
66
critic score
(13)
72
user score
(12)
May 22
Exitmusic - Passage
Exitmusic
Passage
72
critic score
(11)
79
user score
(12)
Jan 24
Foxy Shazam - The Church of Rock and Roll
Foxy Shazam
The Church of Rock and Roll
67
critic score
(5)
77
user score
(9)
Apr 30
Shackleton - Music For the Quiet Hour / The Drawbar Organ EPs
Shackleton
Music For the Quiet Hour / The Drawbar Organ EPs
87
critic score
(7)
82
user score
(8)
Apr 10
Sleep Party People - We Were Drifting on a Sad Song
Sleep Party People
We Were Drifting on a Sad Song
75
critic score
(4)
80
user score
(7)
Apr 10
Black Dice - Mr. Impossible
Black Dice
Mr. Impossible
60
critic score
(18)
64
user score
(7)
Mar 20
Lee Ranaldo - Between the Times and the Tides
Lee Ranaldo
Between the Times and the Tides
74
critic score
(17)
66
user score
(6)
Jul 19
Flea - Helen Burns
Flea
Helen Burns
70
critic score
(1)
82
user score
(6)
Jul 24
Jeremiah Jae - Raw Money Raps
Jeremiah Jae
Raw Money Raps
71
critic score
(7)
71
user score
(6)
Sep 25
Yoko Ono / Kim Gordon / Thurston Moore - YOKOKIMTHURSTON
Yoko Ono / Kim Gordon / Thurston Moore
YOKOKIMTHURSTON
48
critic score
(9)
43
user score
(6)
Nov 5
Rolo Tomassi - Astraea
Rolo Tomassi
Astraea
78
critic score
(4)
77
user score
(6)
Feb 28
Oren Ambarchi / Keiji Haino / Jim O'Rourke - Imikuzushi
Oren Ambarchi / Keiji Haino / Jim O'Rourke
Imikuzushi
80
critic score
(5)
84
user score
(5)
Apr 3
AU - Both Lights
AU
Both Lights
74
critic score
(12)
71
user score
(4)
Sep 4
The Music Tapes - Mary's Voice
The Music Tapes
Mary's Voice
72
critic score
(7)
74
user score
(4)
Oct 30
Chelsea Wolfe - Prayer for the Unborn
Chelsea Wolfe
Prayer for the Unborn
77
critic score
(3)
82
user score
(3)
Nov 6
Prince Rama - Top Ten Hits of the End of the World
Prince Rama
Top Ten Hits of the End of the World
60
critic score
(12)
80
user score
(3)
Mar 13
Spoek Mathambo - Father Creeper
Spoek Mathambo
Father Creeper
72
critic score
(15)
73
user score
(2)
Apr 10
Giana Factory - Save The Youth
Giana Factory
Save The Youth
80
critic score
(1)
86
user score
(2)
May 1
Kwes - Meantime
Kwes
Meantime
65
critic score
(7)
76
user score
(2)
Jun 12
Ryat - Totem
Ryat
Totem
72
critic score
(7)
76
user score
(2)
Aug 21
OMBRE - Believe You Me
OMBRE
Believe You Me
73
critic score
(7)
72
user score
(2)
Nov 12
Vinyl Williams - Lemniscate
Vinyl Williams
Lemniscate
68
critic score
(10)
66
user score
(2)
Sep 25
Levek - Look A Little Closer
Levek
Look A Little Closer
71
critic score
(7)
70
user score
(1)
Apr 9
Fenn O'Berg - In Hell
Fenn O'Berg
In Hell
77
critic score
(3)
May 15
DVA - Pretty Ugly
DVA
Pretty Ugly
70
critic score
(7)
Jul 24
Eric Copeland - Limbo
Eric Copeland
Limbo
73
critic score
(5)

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