2017 Ambient Album Releases

2017
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Type
EP (3)
LP (81)
Genre
Ambient (91)
Art Pop (136)
Folk (113)
Hip Hop (346)
House (62)
Indie Pop (126)
Jazz (57)
K-Pop (59)
Metal (201)
Pop (156)
R&B (127)
Rock (483)
Trap Rap (103)
Jan 1
Brian Eno - Reflection
Brian Eno
Reflection
73
critic score
(18)
73
user score
(111)
Jan 13
A Winged Victory for the Sullen - Iris
A Winged Victory for the Sullen
Iris
67
critic score
(6)
60
user score
(7)
Jan 19
CEP - Drawing The Target Around The Arrow
CEP
Drawing The Target Around The Arrow
70
critic score
(1)
55
user score
(5)
Jan 20
William Basinski - A Shadow in Time
William Basinski
A Shadow in Time
81
critic score
(14)
76
user score
(150)
Jan 27
Oto Hiax - Oto Hiax
Oto Hiax
Oto Hiax
80
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(8)
Feb 3
Taylor Deupree - Somi
Taylor Deupree
Somi
80
critic score
(2)
68
user score
(7)
Feb 3
Marcus Fjellström - Skelektikon
Marcus Fjellström
Skelektikon
70
critic score
(1)
69
user score
(7)
Feb 3
Cybervision Simulcast - SewerCity
Cybervision Simulcast
SewerCity
73
user score
(3)
Feb 3
Vangelis Katsoulis - If Not Now When
Vangelis Katsoulis
If Not Now When
80
user score
(1)
Feb 10
Noveller - A Pink Sunset for No One
Noveller
A Pink Sunset for No One
69
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(11)
Feb 10
Vermont - II
Vermont
II
72
critic score
(7)
71
user score
(10)
Feb 10
Trevor de Brauw - Uptown
Trevor de Brauw
Uptown
73
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(10)
Feb 10
Simon Fisher Turner - Giraffe
Simon Fisher Turner
Giraffe
90
critic score
(1)
72
user score
(7)
Feb 10
Johan Agebjörn & Mikael Ögren - We Never Came to the White Sea
Johan Agebjörn & Mikael Ögren
We Never Came to the White Sea
80
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(2)
Feb 17
Visible Cloaks - Reassemblage
Visible Cloaks
Reassemblage
75
critic score
(7)
75
user score
(130)
Feb 17
Bing & Ruth - No Home of the Mind
Bing & Ruth
No Home of the Mind
81
critic score
(6)
78
user score
(97)
Feb 17
Lawrence English - Cruel Optimism
Lawrence English
Cruel Optimism
78
critic score
(6)
72
user score
(22)
Feb 24
Sevendeaths - Remote Sympathy
Sevendeaths
Remote Sympathy
68
user score
(7)
Feb 24
Nico Niquo - In a Silent Way
Nico Niquo
In a Silent Way
90
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(7)
Mar 3
Evan Caminiti - Toxic City Music
Evan Caminiti
Toxic City Music
79
critic score
(3)
72
user score
(9)
Mar 10
Sarah Davachi - All My Circles Run
Sarah Davachi
All My Circles Run
73
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(11)
Mar 10
High Plains - Cinderland
High Plains
Cinderland
69
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(8)
Mar 17
Various Artists - Mono No Aware
Various Artists
Mono No Aware
80
critic score
(4)
80
user score
(69)
Mar 17
Jacaszek - KWIATY
Jacaszek
KWIATY
79
critic score
(3)
81
user score
(12)
Mar 17
Jean-Michel Blais & CFCF - Cascades
Jean-Michel Blais & CFCF
Cascades
78
critic score
(4)
70
user score
(9)
Mar 17
Those Who Walk Away - The Infected Mass
Those Who Walk Away
The Infected Mass
87
critic score
(3)
68
user score
(7)
Mar 24
Anjou - Epithymía
Anjou
Epithymía
80
critic score
(2)
71
user score
(7)
Mar 31
Saltland - A Common Truth
Saltland
A Common Truth
80
critic score
(4)
75
user score
(11)
Apr 6
The Caretaker - Everywhere at the End of Time - Stage 2
The Caretaker
Everywhere at the End of Time - Stage 2
70
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(39)
Apr 21
Gas - Narkopop
Gas
Narkopop
77
critic score
(12)
74
user score
(154)
Apr 21
Justin Walter - Unseen Forces
Justin Walter
Unseen Forces
83
critic score
(3)
77
user score
(13)
Apr 21
Gaussian Curve - The Distance
Gaussian Curve
The Distance
74
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(13)
Apr 22
Animal Collective - Meeting of the Waters
Animal Collective
Meeting of the Waters
73
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(78)
Apr 25
Ben Lukas Boysen & Sebastian Plano - Everything
Ben Lukas Boysen & Sebastian Plano
Everything
70
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(2)
Apr 28
Ryuichi Sakamoto - async
Ryuichi Sakamoto
async
81
critic score
(9)
79
user score
(119)
Apr 28
Kara-Lis Coverdale - Grafts
Kara-Lis Coverdale
Grafts
80
critic score
(3)
78
user score
(17)
May 4
Félicia Atkinson - Hand in Hand
Félicia Atkinson
Hand in Hand
90
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(18)
May 5
Tiny Vipers - Laughter
Tiny Vipers
Laughter
77
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(9)
May 10
Johnny Jewel - Windswept
Johnny Jewel
Windswept
73
critic score
(2)
72
user score
(31)
May 12
Fis & Rob Thorne - Clear Stones
Fis & Rob Thorne
Clear Stones
75
user score
(6)
May 19
Loke Rahbek - City of Women
Loke Rahbek
City of Women
76
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(8)
May 22
Jonny Nash / Suzanne Kraft - Passive Aggressive
Jonny Nash / Suzanne Kraft
Passive Aggressive
76
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(11)
May 26
Burial - Subtemple
Burial
Subtemple
61
critic score
(3)
63
user score
(45)
May 26
Andrea Belfi - Ore
Andrea Belfi
Ore
73
user score
(4)
Jun 9
Chihei Hatakeyama - Mirage
Chihei Hatakeyama
Mirage
75
critic score
(3)
72
user score
(9)
Jun 9
Chuck Johnson - Balsams
Chuck Johnson
Balsams
81
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(9)
Jun 16
Jefre Cantu-Ledesma - On the Echoing Green
Jefre Cantu-Ledesma
On the Echoing Green
77
critic score
(5)
75
user score
(27)
Jun 23
LTO - Storybook
LTO
Storybook
85
critic score
(2)
68
user score
(12)
Jun 23
Biogen - Halogen Continues
Biogen
Halogen Continues
82
critic score
(1)
69
user score
(3)
Jul 7
Mike Cooper - Raft
Mike Cooper
Raft
76
critic score
(3)
65
user score
(5)
Jul 14
Laibach - Also Sprach Zarathustra
Laibach
Also Sprach Zarathustra
77
critic score
(3)
73
user score
(5)
Jul 21
Hans Zimmer - Dunkirk: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Hans Zimmer
Dunkirk: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
91
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(22)
Jul 28
Golden Retriever - Rotations
Golden Retriever
Rotations
77
critic score
(6)
77
user score
(14)
Aug 6
Dean Hurley - Anthology Resource Vol. 1: △△
Dean Hurley
Anthology Resource Vol. 1: △△
63
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(8)
Aug 25
Hammock - Mysterium
Hammock
Mysterium
82
user score
(16)
Aug 25
Joseph Shabason - Aytche
Joseph Shabason
Aytche
78
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(10)
Sep 1
Msafiri Zawose - Uhamiaji
Msafiri Zawose
Uhamiaji
78
user score
(1)
Sep 8
Indian Wells - Where the World Ends
Indian Wells
Where the World Ends
71
user score
(2)
Sep 13
Yves Tumor - Experiencing the Deposit of Faith
Yves Tumor
Experiencing the Deposit of Faith
79
critic score
(4)
75
user score
(26)
Sep 22
From The Mouth of The Sun - Hymn Binding
From The Mouth of The Sun
Hymn Binding
70
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(5)
Oct 6
Hans Zimmer & Benjamin Wallfisch - Blade Runner 2049
Hans Zimmer & Benjamin Wallfisch
Blade Runner 2049
88
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(31)
Oct 6
Andrew Bird - Echolocations: River
Andrew Bird
Echolocations: River
80
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(18)
Oct 6
Alessandro Cortini - AVANTI
Alessandro Cortini
AVANTI
65
critic score
(2)
80
user score
(13)
Oct 20
Grandbrothers - Open
Grandbrothers
Open
76
critic score
(5)
74
user score
(13)
Oct 20
Högni - Two Trains
Högni
Two Trains
62
critic score
(5)
66
user score
(8)
Oct 20
Aris Kindt - Swann & Odette
Aris Kindt
Swann & Odette
73
user score
(1)
Oct 29
Waveform Transmission - V 2.0-2.9
Waveform Transmission
V 2.0-2.9
89
user score
(2)
Oct 30
Locust Toybox - Drownscapes
Locust Toybox
Drownscapes
72
user score
(4)
Nov 3
Bibio - Phantom Brickworks
Bibio
Phantom Brickworks
79
critic score
(13)
76
user score
(57)
Nov 10
Gregg Kowalsky - L'Orange, L'Orange
Gregg Kowalsky
L'Orange, L'Orange
74
critic score
(4)
74
user score
(5)
Nov 17
Terekke - Plant Age
Terekke
Plant Age
82
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(10)
Dec 1
Prurient - Rainbow Mirror
Prurient
Rainbow Mirror
70
critic score
(5)
67
user score
(29)
Dec 8
Tom Rogerson & Brian Eno - Finding Shore
Tom Rogerson & Brian Eno
Finding Shore
76
critic score
(10)
70
user score
(28)
Dec 8
Visible Cloaks - Lex
Visible Cloaks
Lex
76
critic score
(5)
64
user score
(17)

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