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The Best Ambient Albums of 2018

1. Ian William Craig - Thresholder

Ian William Craig - Thresholder
November 2, 2018
Critic Score
83
5 reviews

2. Szun Waves - New Hymn to Freedom

Szun Waves - New Hymn to Freedom
August 31, 2018
Critic Score
82
6 reviews

3. Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto - Glass

Alva Noto + Ryuichi Sakamoto - Glass
February 16, 2018
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

5. Gas - Rausch

Gas - Rausch
May 18, 2018
Critic Score
81
11 reviews

6. Laurel Halo - Raw Silk Uncut Wood

Laurel Halo - Raw Silk Uncut Wood
July 13, 2018
Critic Score
81
7 reviews

7. Nils Frahm - All Melody

Nils Frahm - All Melody
January 26, 2018
Critic Score
80
19 reviews

8. Tim Hecker - Konoyo

Tim Hecker - Konoyo
September 28, 2018
Critic Score
80
19 reviews

11. Dead Can Dance - DIONYSUS

Dead Can Dance - DIONYSUS
November 2, 2018
Critic Score
78
14 reviews

12. Poppy Ackroyd - Resolve

Poppy Ackroyd - Resolve
February 2, 2018
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

13. Dedekind Cut - Tahoe

Dedekind Cut - Tahoe
February 23, 2018
Critic Score
78
6 reviews

14. Sarah Davachi - Gave In Rest

Sarah Davachi - Gave In Rest
September 14, 2018
Critic Score
78
7 reviews

15. Pendant - Make Me Know You Sweet

Pendant - Make Me Know You Sweet
January 19, 2018
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

17. Colin Stetson - Hereditary

Colin Stetson - Hereditary
June 8, 2018
Critic Score
77
6 reviews

18. Ólafur Arnalds - re:member

Ólafur Arnalds - re:member
August 24, 2018
Critic Score
75
7 reviews

19. Mary Lattimore - Hundreds of Days

Mary Lattimore - Hundreds of Days
May 18, 2018
Critic Score
75
8 reviews

20. Ryuichi Sakamoto - async remodels

Ryuichi Sakamoto - async remodels
February 16, 2018
Critic Score
75
9 reviews

21. Joseph Shabason - Anne

Joseph Shabason - Anne
November 16, 2018
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

22. felicita - hej!

felicita - hej!
August 3, 2018
Critic Score
74
6 reviews

23. Arp - Zebra

Arp - Zebra
June 22, 2018
Critic Score
70
6 reviews

24. Mark Pritchard - The Four Worlds

Mark Pritchard - The Four Worlds
March 23, 2018
Critic Score
67
6 reviews

25. Johnny Jewel - Themes for Television

Johnny Jewel - Themes for Television
May 21, 2018
Critic Score
66
5 reviews
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