2018 Ambient Album Releases

2018
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LP (67)
Genre
Ambient (82)
Art Pop (130)
Folk (130)
Hip Hop (431)
House (75)
Indie Pop (143)
K-Pop (97)
Metal (220)
Pop (154)
Pop Rap (69)
R&B (172)
Rock (479)
Soul (56)
Techno (60)
Trap Rap (163)
Jan 26
Nils Frahm - All Melody
Nils Frahm
All Melody
80
critic score
(19)
76
user score
(281)
Sep 28
Tim Hecker - Konoyo
Tim Hecker
Konoyo
81
critic score
(18)
76
user score
(279)
Oct 26
Thom Yorke - Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film)
Thom Yorke
Suspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film)
79
critic score
(20)
77
user score
(220)
Aug 17
Animal Collective - Tangerine Reef
Animal Collective
Tangerine Reef
59
critic score
(20)
51
user score
(180)
Jul 13
Laurel Halo - Raw Silk Uncut Wood
Laurel Halo
Raw Silk Uncut Wood
81
critic score
(6)
74
user score
(120)
May 18
Gas - Rausch
Gas
Rausch
81
critic score
(11)
75
user score
(111)
Feb 23
Dedekind Cut - Tahoe
Dedekind Cut
Tahoe
78
critic score
(6)
70
user score
(60)
Aug 24
Ólafur Arnalds - re:member
Ólafur Arnalds
re:member
75
critic score
(7)
77
user score
(52)
Nov 2
Ian William Craig - Thresholder
Ian William Craig
Thresholder
83
critic score
(5)
74
user score
(48)
Feb 9
Anenon - Tongue
Anenon
Tongue
76
critic score
(4)
73
user score
(47)
Aug 31
Szun Waves - New Hymn to Freedom
Szun Waves
New Hymn to Freedom
82
critic score
(6)
72
user score
(47)
Apr 27
Sigur Rós - Route One
Sigur Rós
Route One
72
user score
(46)
May 18
Mary Lattimore - Hundreds of Days
Mary Lattimore
Hundreds of Days
75
critic score
(8)
74
user score
(44)
Apr 5
The Caretaker - Everywhere at the End of Time - Stage 4
The Caretaker
Everywhere at the End of Time - Stage 4
76
critic score
(3)
80
user score
(41)
Jan 26
Johnny Jewel - Digital Rain
Johnny Jewel
Digital Rain
67
critic score
(4)
67
user score
(39)
Feb 16
Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto - Glass
Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto
Glass
81
critic score
(7)
72
user score
(39)
Apr 13
Sarah Davachi - Let Night Come On Bells End The Day
Sarah Davachi
Let Night Come On Bells End The Day
79
critic score
(5)
73
user score
(38)
Mar 23
Mark Pritchard - The Four Worlds
Mark Pritchard
The Four Worlds
67
critic score
(6)
64
user score
(36)
Jun 8
Jon Hassell - Listening to Pictures (Pentimento Volume One)
Jon Hassell
Listening to Pictures (Pentimento Volume One)
81
critic score
(8)
76
user score
(34)
Jun 22
Kate NV - для FOR
Kate NV
для FOR
73
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(33)
Sep 20
The Caretaker - Everywhere at the End of Time - Stage 5
The Caretaker
Everywhere at the End of Time - Stage 5
70
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(32)
Jun 29
Alex Zhang Hungtai - Divine Weight
Alex Zhang Hungtai
Divine Weight
71
critic score
(4)
70
user score
(30)
Jan 19
Pendant - Make Me Know You Sweet
Pendant
Make Me Know You Sweet
78
critic score
(5)
77
user score
(29)
Jun 22
Arp - Zebra
Arp
Zebra
70
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(29)
Oct 12
William Basinski + Lawrence English - Selva Oscura
William Basinski + Lawrence English
Selva Oscura
73
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(27)
Feb 2
Poppy Ackroyd - Resolve
Poppy Ackroyd
Resolve
78
critic score
(5)
72
user score
(26)
Aug 3
felicita - hej!
felicita
hej!
74
critic score
(6)
70
user score
(26)
Sep 14
Sarah Davachi - Gave In Rest
Sarah Davachi
Gave In Rest
78
critic score
(7)
71
user score
(26)
Nov 9
Félicia Atkinson / Jefre Cantu-Ledesma - Limpid as the Solitudes
Félicia Atkinson / Jefre Cantu-Ledesma
Limpid as the Solitudes
76
critic score
(2)
77
user score
(25)
Jun 8
Colin Stetson - Hereditary
Colin Stetson
Hereditary
77
critic score
(6)
78
user score
(24)
Jul 13
Pariah - Here From Where We Are
Pariah
Here From Where We Are
75
critic score
(4)
78
user score
(22)
Feb 16
Ryuichi Sakamoto - async remodels
Ryuichi Sakamoto
async remodels
75
critic score
(9)
73
user score
(19)
May 21
Johnny Jewel - Themes for Television
Johnny Jewel
Themes for Television
66
critic score
(5)
72
user score
(18)
Jul 6
Khotin - Beautiful You
Khotin
Beautiful You
82
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(18)
Feb 28
Hampshire & Foat - The Honeybear
Hampshire & Foat
The Honeybear
74
user score
(17)
Mar 23
Ben Frost - All That You Love Will Be Eviscerated
Ben Frost
All That You Love Will Be Eviscerated
70
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(17)
Aug 31
Helios - Veriditas
Helios
Veriditas
75
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(17)
Feb 28
Terekke - Improvisational Loops
Terekke
Improvisational Loops
74
user score
(15)
Feb 28
Kilchhofer - The Book Room
Kilchhofer
The Book Room
77
critic score
(3)
73
user score
(15)
May 4
Brian Eno - Music for Installations
Brian Eno
Music for Installations
77
critic score
(8)
80
user score
(13)
Oct 19
John Carpenter - Halloween: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
John Carpenter
Halloween: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
77
critic score
(8)
71
user score
(13)
Mar 16
Rafael Anton Irisarri - Sirimiri
Rafael Anton Irisarri
Sirimiri
68
user score
(12)
May 4
Chris Reimer - Hello People
Chris Reimer
Hello People
75
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(12)
Jan 1
VVV x Sangam - Tomorrow Comes
VVV x Sangam
Tomorrow Comes
61
user score
(11)
Feb 16
Astrid Sonne - Human Lines
Astrid Sonne
Human Lines
75
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(11)
Mar 2
E Ruscha V - Who Are You
E Ruscha V
Who Are You
66
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(11)
Jun 6
Jim O'Rourke - Sleep Like It's Winter
Jim O'Rourke
Sleep Like It's Winter
81
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(11)
Feb 23
Jason Sharp - Stand Above The Streams
Jason Sharp
Stand Above The Streams
80
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(10)
Apr 6
Christina Vantzou - No. 4
Christina Vantzou
No. 4
80
critic score
(3)
73
user score
(10)
May 13
DJ Healer - Planet Lonely
DJ Healer
Planet Lonely
76
user score
(10)
Feb 1
Kuniyuki Takahashi - Early Tape Works (1986-1993) Volume 1
Kuniyuki Takahashi
Early Tape Works (1986-1993) Volume 1
73
critic score
(2)
72
user score
(9)
Jan 26
Various Artists - In Death's Dream Kingdom
Various Artists
In Death's Dream Kingdom
77
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(8)
Feb 16
Mark Renner - Few Traces
Mark Renner
Few Traces
77
critic score
(1)
72
user score
(8)
Jul 27
Masayoshi Fujita - Book of Life
Masayoshi Fujita
Book of Life
79
critic score
(3)
72
user score
(8)
Oct 26
Yoshinori Hayashi - Ambivalence
Yoshinori Hayashi
Ambivalence
70
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(7)
Jun 29
Orquesta de las Nubes - The Order of Change
Orquesta de las Nubes
The Order of Change
78
critic score
(1)
72
user score
(6)
Sep 20
Max Cooper - One Hundred Billion Sparks
Max Cooper
One Hundred Billion Sparks
70
critic score
(1)
71
user score
(6)
Mar 9
De Leon - De Leon
De Leon
De Leon
78
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(5)
Jul 19
Jake Muir - Lady's Mantle
Jake Muir
Lady's Mantle
74
critic score
(2)
71
user score
(5)
Sep 28
Klara Lewis & Simon Fisher Turner - Care
Klara Lewis & Simon Fisher Turner
Care
80
critic score
(1)
74
user score
(5)
Feb 2
Suss - Ghost Box
Suss
Ghost Box
81
user score
(4)
Jan 31
Raison D'être - Alchymeia
Raison D'être
Alchymeia
76
user score
(3)
Mar 8
Hercegovina - Esprit De Corps
Hercegovina
Esprit De Corps
64
user score
(3)
Mar 23
Erland Cooper - Solan Goose
Erland Cooper
Solan Goose
72
critic score
(3)
77
user score
(3)
Mar 28
Ssaliva - WYIN
Ssaliva
WYIN
69
user score
(3)
May 1
AURAL - Sonic Metamorphosis
AURAL
Sonic Metamorphosis
75
user score
(3)
Sep 14
Less Bells - Solifuge
Less Bells
Solifuge
80
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(3)
Mar 9
David Terry - Sorrow
David Terry
Sorrow
65
user score
(2)
Sep 28
Krikor Kouchian - Saudi
Krikor Kouchian
Saudi
76
critic score
(1)
82
user score
(2)
Oct 12
Marc Barreca - Shadow Aesthetics
Marc Barreca
Shadow Aesthetics
72
user score
(2)
May 1
meanwhile - Catharsis
meanwhile
Catharsis
71
user score
(1)
May 15
Berko - Help
Berko
Help
68
user score
(1)
Sep 28
Sebastian Gandera - Le Raccourci
Sebastian Gandera
Le Raccourci
66
user score
(1)

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