The Wire's Top 50 Releases of 2012

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49. DVA - Pretty Ugly

DVA - Pretty Ugly
May 15, 2012
Critic Score
70
7 reviews

48. Pelt - Effigy

Pelt - Effigy
October 29, 2012

46. Pye Corner Audio - Sleep Games

October 19, 2012
Critic Score
80
1 review

44. Charles Gayle Trio - Streets

Charles Gayle Trio - Streets
February 14, 2012
Critic Score
85
2 reviews

42. Traxman - Da Mind of Traxman

April 17, 2012
Critic Score
80
7 reviews

41. Cooly G - Playin' Me

July 24, 2012
Critic Score
80
15 reviews

39. Swans - The Seer

August 28, 2012
Critic Score
86
29 reviews

31. Wadada Leo Smith - Ten Freedom Summers

May 22, 2012
Critic Score
92
6 reviews

27. Killer Mike - R.A.P. Music

May 15, 2012
Critic Score
84
22 reviews

26. Aaron Dilloway - Modern Jester

December 20, 2011
Critic Score
84
4 reviews

25. Bass Clef - Reeling Skullways

Bass Clef - Reeling Skullways
April 30, 2012
Critic Score
75
2 reviews

20. Morton Feldman - Crippled Symmetry: at June in Buffalo

Morton Feldman - Crippled Symmetry: at June in Buffalo
September 25, 2012
Critic Score
80
1 review

18. Andy Stott - Luxury Problems

October 29, 2012
Critic Score
83
14 reviews

15. Death Grips - The Money Store

April 21, 2012
Critic Score
83
21 reviews

12. Josephine Foster - Blood Rushing

Josephine Foster - Blood Rushing
September 18, 2012
Critic Score
78
5 reviews

11. Scott Walker - Bish Bosch

December 4, 2012
Critic Score
77
24 reviews

10. Ricardo Villalobos - Dependent and Happy

September 25, 2012
Critic Score
77
4 reviews

8. Julia Holter - Ekstasis

March 6, 2012
Critic Score
80
20 reviews

7. Bob Dylan - Tempest

September 11, 2012
Critic Score
82
25 reviews

5. Jason Lescalleet - Songs About Nothing

July 1, 2012
Critic Score
90
1 review

3. Actress - R.I.P.

April 24, 2012
Critic Score
81
17 reviews
Original Source: http://www.thewire.co.uk/news/21457/rewind-2012-issue-out-now
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