Tuesday, February 13, 2018

[Q]: Top 50 Albums of 2017

[Q Magazine]: Top 50 Albums of 2017

01. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
02. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
03. Wolf Alice – Visions of a Life
04. Lorde – Melodrama
05. Gorillaz – Humanz
06. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION
07. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy
08. Baxter Dury – Prince of Tears
09. Queens of the Stone Age – Villains
10. The National – Sleep Well Beast


11. Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
12.Sleaford Mods – English Tapas
13.The Horrors – V
14. Sampha – Process
15. Liam Gallagher – As You Were
16. Girl Ray – Earl Grey
17. The xx – I See You
18. Four Tet – New Energy
19. Dizzee Rascal – Raskit
20. Forest Swords – Compassion

21. Cigarettes After Sex – Cigarettes After Sex
22. Jane Weaver – Modern Kosmology
23.The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding
24. Paul Weller – A Kind Revolution
25. Thundercat – Drunk
26. Sparks – Hippopotamus
27. SZA – Ctrl
28. MUNA – About U
29. Everything Everything – A Fever Dream
30. Beck – Colors

31. Brian Eno – Reflection
32. Nadia Reid – Preservation
33. Joan Shelley – Joan Shelley
34. Susanne Sundfør – Music For People In Trouble
35. Kasabian – For Crying Out Loud
36. Elbow – Little Fictions
37. J Hus – Common Sense
38. Phoenix – Ti Amo
39. Lana Del Rey – Lust for Life
40. Tyler, The Creator – Flower Boy

41. Fleet Foxes – Crack-Up
42. Laura Marling – Semper Femina
43. Squeeze – The Knowledge
44. Michael Head & The Red Elastic Band – Adiós Señor Pussycat
45. alt-J – RELAXER
46. JAY-Z – 4:44
47. Ghostpoet – Dark Days + Canapés
48. Kevin Morby – City Music
49. Depeche Mode – Spirit
50. Pumarosa – The Witch


Wolf Alice "Beautifully Unconventional"

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[Mojo]: 50 Best Albums of 2017

[Mojo]: 50 Best Albums of 2017

01. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
02. Nadia Reid – Preservation
03. Queens of the Stone Age – Villains
04. A Tribe Called Quest – We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service
05. Jane Weaver – Modern Kosmology
06. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION
07. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
08. Hurray for the Riff Raff – The Navigator
09. Sleaford Mods – English Tapas
10. Aldous Harding – Party


11. The Moonlandingz – Interplanetary Class Classics
12. The National – Sleep Well Beast
13. Ghostpoet – Dark Days + Canapés
14. This Is the Kit – Moonshine Freeze
15. Sparks – Hippopotamus
16. Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – Lotta Sea Lice
17. Binker and Moses – Journey to the Mountain of Forever
18. Mark Lanegan Band – Gargoyle
19. Aimee Mann – Mental Illness
20. Richard Dawson – Peasant

21. Thundercat – Drunk
22. Peter Perrett – How the West Was Won
23. Songhoy Blues – Résistance
24. Oh Sees – Orc
25. Laura Marling – Semper Femina
26. Tony Allen – The Source
27. Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – The Nashville Sound
28. Julie Byrne – Not Even Happiness
29. Perfume Genius – No Shape
30. The Bug & Earth – Concrete Desert

31. Susanne Sundfør – Music For People In Trouble
32. Tamikrest – Kidal
33. Randy Newman – Dark Matter
34. The Magnetic Fields – 50 Song Memoir
35. Sampha – Process
36. Wire – Silver / Lead
37. Paul Weller – A Kind Revolution
38. Oumou Sangaré – Mogoya
39. Kelley Stoltz – Que Aura
40. Beck – Colors

41. Endless Boogie – Vibe Killer
42. Foo Fighters – Concrete and Gold
43. Shabazz Palaces – Quazarz vs. The Jealous Machines
44. Kate Bush – Before the Dawn
45. Wolf Alice – Visions of a Life
46. Mogwai – Every Country’s Sun
47. Roger Waters – Is This the Life We Really Want?
48. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy
49. The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding
50. Wrongtom & The Ragga Twins – In Time


NADIA REID "Preservation"

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[Spin]: 50 Best Albums of 2017

[Spin]: 50 Best Albums of 2017

01. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
02. Big Thief – Capacity
03. SZA – Ctrl
04. Lorde – Melodrama
05. The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding
06. Jlin – Black Origami
07. Alice Coltrane – World Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane
08. Paramore – After Laughter
09. Julie Byrne – Not Even Happiness
10. Moses Sumney – Aromanticism


11. Migos – Culture
12. Thundercat – Drunk
13. Kehlani – SweetSexySavage
14. Sheer Mag – Need to Feel Your Love
15. Kelela – Take Me Apart
16. Destroyer – ken
17. Fever Ray – Plunge
18. Priests – Nothing Feels Natural
19. Hurray for the Riff Raff – The Navigator
20. Spoon – Hot Thoughts

21. Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith – The Kid
22. Young Thug – BEAUTIFUL THUGGER GIRLS
23. Mount Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me
24. Sampha – Process
25. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
26. Perfume Genius – No Shape
27. Future – HNDRXX
28. King Krule – The OOZ
29. Björk – Utopia
30. Vince Staples – Big Fish Theory

31. Jessie Ware – Glasshouse
32. Actress – AZD
33. JAY-Z – 4:44
34. Ty Dolla $ign – Beach House 3
35. Ex Eye – Ex Eye
36. Playboi Carti – Playboi Carti
37. The National – Sleep Well Beast
38. Mac DeMarco – This Old Dog
39. Miguel – War & Leisure
40. The Weather Station – The Weather Station

41. Slowdive – Slowdive
42. Feist – Pleasure
43. Randy Newman – Dark Matter
44. Pile – A Hairshirt of Purpose
45. Syd – Fin
46. Fleet Foxes – Crack-Up
47. Japandroids – Near To The Wild Heart Of Life
48. Taylor Swift – reputation
49. Drake – More Life
50. Open Mike Eagle – Brick Body Kids Still Daydream


Big Thief "Mythological Beauty"

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[Rolling Stone]: 50 Best Albums of 2017

[Rolling Stone]: 50 Best Albums of 2017

01. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
02. Lorde – Melodrama
03. U2 – Songs of Experience
04. Kesha – Rainbow
05. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
06. Khalid – American Teen
07. Taylor Swift – reputation
08. Queens of the Stone Age – Villains
09. Migos – Culture
10. Sam Smith – The Thrill of It All


11. The National – Sleep Well Beast
12. JAY-Z – 4:44
13. Randy Newman – Dark Matter
14. Waxahatchee – Out in the Storm
15. Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – Lotta Sea Lice
16. Margo Price – All American Made
17. Harry Styles – Harry Styles
18. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION
19. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy
20. SZA – Ctrl

21. Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – The Nashville Sound
22. Sheer Mag – Need to Feel Your Love
23. Jlin – Black Origami
24. Valerie June – The Order of Time
25. Paramore – After Laughter
26. Lana Del Rey – Lust for Life
27. Drake – More Life
28. Vince Staples – Big Fish Theory
29. Jay Som – Everybody Works
30. Chris Stapleton – From A Room: Volume 1

31. Songhoy Blues – Résistance
32. Robert Plant – Carry Fire
33. Vijay Iyer Sextet – Far from Over
34. Open Mike Eagle – Brick Body Kids Still Daydream
35. Bob Dylan – Triplicate
36. Lindsey Buckingham & Christine McVie – Lindsey Buckingham Christine McVie
37. Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – Who Built the Moon?
37. Liam Gallagher – As You Were
38. Residente – Residente
49. Japanese Breakfast – Soft Sounds from Another Planet
40. Grizzly Bear – Painted Ruins

41. Gregg Allman – Southern Blood
42. Beck – Colors
43. Ornette Coleman – Celebrate Ornette
44. The New Pornographers – Whiteout Conditions
45. Tracy Bonham – Modern Burdens
46. Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Soul of a Woman
47. Low Cut Connie – Dirty Pictures, Pt. 1
48. Chronixx – Chronology
59. Foo Fighters – Concrete and Gold
50. Code Orange – Forever

*37 位分別有 Noel 和 Liam 兩兄弟的專輯入圍,所以共 51 張專輯入選。


Kendrick Lamar "HUMBLE."

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[UNCUT]: Top 75 Albums of 2017

[UNCUT]: Top 75 Albums of 2017

01. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
02. The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding
03. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
04. The Weather Station – The Weather Station
05. Joan Shelley – Joan Shelley
06. Richard Dawson – Peasant
07. The National – Sleep Well Beast
08. Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile – Lotta Sea Lice
09. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION
10. Hurray for the Riff Raff – The Navigator


11. Slowdive – Slowdive
12. Peter Perrett – How the West Was Won
13. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy
14. Julie Byrne – Not Even Happiness
15. Joshua Abrams – Simultonality
16. Jane Weaver – Modern Kosmology
17. Juana Molina – Halo
18. Lorde – Melodrama
19. The Clientele – Music for the Age of Miracles
20. Grizzly Bear – Painted Ruins

21. Laura Marling – Semper Femina
22. Ty Segall – Ty Segall
23. Chuck Johnson – Balsams
24. Margo Price – All American Made
25. Robert Plant – Carry Fire
26. Rhiannon Giddens – Freedom Highway
27. Hiss Golden Messenger – Hallelujah Anyhow
28. Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith – The Kid
29. Michael Chapman – 50
30. Susanne Sundfør – Music For People In Trouble

31. Gas – Narkopop
32. Sleaford Mods – English Tapas
33. Oh Sees – Orc
34. Saint Etienne – Home Counties
35. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – Flying Microtonal Banana
36. Four Tet – New Energy
37. Ride – Weather Diaries
38. Robyn Hitchcock – Robyn Hitchcock
39. Arca – Arca
40. Mount Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me

41. Fleet Foxes – Crack-Up
42. Thundercat – Drunk
43. Trio Da Kali & Kronos Quartet – Ladilikan
44. Jake Xerxes Fussell – What in the Natural World
45. Spoon – Hot Thoughts
46. Broken Social Scene – Hug of Thunder
47. Pond – The Weather
48. Lindstrøm – It’s Alright Between Us as It Is
49. Michael Head & The Red Elastic Band – Adiós Señor Pussycat
50. The xx – I See You

51. Randy Newman – Dark Matter
52. Chris Forsyth & The Solar Motel Band – Dreaming in the Non-Dream
53. SZA – Ctrl
54. Tinariwen – Elwan
55. The Moonlandingz – Interplanetary Class Classics
56. House and Land – House and Land
57. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – The French Press
58. Wand – Plum
59. John Maus – Screen Memories
60. Bitchin Bajas – Bajas Fresh

61. Lana Del Rey – Lust for Life
62. Mark Eitzel – Hey Mr Ferryman
63. Kevin Morby – City Music
64. Blanck Mass – World Eater
65. Real Estate – In Mind
66. Crescent – Resin Pockets
67. The Magnetic Fields – 50 Song Memoir
68. Floating Points – Reflections – Mojave Desert
69. Sparks – Hippopotamus
70. Perfume Genius – No Shape

71. David Rawlings – Poor David’s Almanack
72. Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit – The Nashville Sound
73. Aldous Harding – Party
74. Feist – Pleasure
75. Ryan Adams – Prisoner


LCD Soundsystem "tonite"

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[NME]:TOP 50 Albums Of 2017

[NME]:TOP 50 Albums Of 2017

01. Lorde – Melodrama
02. Wolf Alice – Visions of a Life
03. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
04. Father John Misty – Pure Comedy
05. LCD Soundsystem – american dream
06. J Hus – Common Sense
07. SZA – Ctrl
08. Lana Del Rey – Lust for Life
09. Wiley – Godfather
10. Liam Gallagher – As You Were


11. St. Vincent – MASSEDUCTION
12. Loyle Carner – Yesterday’s Gone
13. The National – Sleep Well Beast
14. Stormzy – Gang Signs & Prayer
15. Vince Staples – Big Fish Theory
16. King Krule – The OOZ
17. Alvvays – Antisocialites
18. Gorillaz – Humanz
19. Tyler, The Creator – Flower Boy
20. Paramore – After Laughter

21. Sheer Mag – Need to Feel Your Love
22. Kevin Morby – City Music
23. Sampha – Process
24. Perfume Genius – No Shape
25. Kelly Lee Owens – Kelly Lee Owens
26. Bleachers – Gone Now
27. Foo Fighters – Concrete and Gold
28. Methyl Ethel – Everything Is Forgotten
29. Arcade Fire – Everything Now
30. Beck – Colors

31. Taylor Swift – reputation
32. Princess Nokia – 1992
33. Kasabian – For Crying Out Loud
34. Mura Masa – Mura Masa
35. Queens of the Stone Age – Villains
36. Creeper – Eternity, In Your Arms
37. JAY-Z – 4:44
38. alt-J – RELAXER
39. The War on Drugs – A Deeper Understanding
40. (Sandy) Alex G – Rocket

41. Fever Ray – Plunge
42. Protomartyr – Relatives in Descent
43. Phoenix – Ti Amo
44. The Big Moon – Love In the 4th Dimension
45. The Moonlandingz – Interplanetary Class Classics
46. The xx – I See You
47. Kiran Leonard – Derevaun Seraun
48. Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith – The Kid
49. Laura Marling – Semper Femina
50. Thundercat – Drunk


Lorde "Green Light"

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Monday, January 30, 2017

[Q]: Top 50 Albums of 2016


Q Magazine’s Top 50 Albums of 2016

01. David Bowie – Blackstar
02. Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker
03. PJ Harvey – The Hope Six Demolition Project
04. A Tribe Called Quest – We got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service
05. Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
06. Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
07. Cass McCombs – Mangy Love
08. Angel Olsen – My Woman
09. The 1975 – I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It
10. Christine and the Queens – Chaleur Humaine


11. Skepta – Konnichiwa
12. Goat – Requiem
13. Beyoncé – Lemonade
14. Michael Kiwanuka – Love & Hate
15. Dexys – Let the Record Show: Dexys Do Irish and Country Soul
16. Cate Le Bon – Crab Day
17. Frank Ocean – Blonde
18. The Avalanches – Wildflower
19. Parquet Courts – Human Performance
20. Anohni – Hopelessness

21. Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depression
22. Steve Mason – Meet the Humans
23. Pet Shop Boys – Super
24. Julia Jacklin – Don’t Let the Kids Win
25. Wild Beasts – Boy King
26. The Lemon Twigs – Do Hollywood
27. Underworld – Barbara Barbara, we face a shining future
28. Anna Meredith – Varmints
29. Let’s Eat Grandma – I, Gemini
30. Jamie T – Trick

31. Kate Tempest – Let Them Eat Chaos
32. Bat for Lashes – The Bride
33. Kendrick Lamar – Untitled Unmastered
34. Lady Gaga – Joanne
35. Savages – Adore Life
36. Biffy Clyro – Ellipsis
37. Brian Eno – The Ship
38. The Fat White Family – Songs for Our Mothers
39. Thee Oh Sees – A Weird Exits
40. Bastille – Wild World

41. Kevin Morby – Singing Saw
42. Solange – A Seat at the Table
43. The Coral – Distance Inbetween
44. The Last Shadow Puppets – Everything You’ve Come To Expect
45. Kanye West – The Life of Pablo
46. Peter Doherty – Hamburg Demonstrations
47. Blossoms – Blossoms
48. Drake – Views
49. Richard Ashcroft – These People
50. Primal Scream – Chaosmosis


The 1975 "UGH!"

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