Top 20 Albums of 2016

By geraint-rees geraint-rees
updated over 2 years ago

Some incredible music released this year, these are my top 20 albums of 2016

  1. Angel Olsen - My Woman

    10 For Sale from $18.16

    Release Date • 2 September

    Favourite Tracks • Heart Shaped Face, Sister, Shut Up Kiss Me

  2. Halfnoise - Sudden Feeling

    6 For Sale from $18.98

    Release Date • 19 September

    Favourite Tracks • My Mind, Know The Feeling, Love You Back

  3. Vaults - Caught In Still Life

    5 For Sale from $2.52

    Release Date • 2 December

    Favourite Tracks • Bodies, Hurricane, Orphan

  4. Agnes Obel - Citizen Of Glass

    71 For Sale from $16.66

    Release Date • 21 October

    Favourite Tracks • It's Happening Again, Mary, Citizen Of Glass

  5. Lisa Hannigan - At Swim

    Release Date • 19 August

    Favourite Tracks • Snow, Fall, We The Drowned

  6. Dope Lemon - Honey Bones

    Release Date • 10 June

    Favourite Tracks • Best Girl, Stonecutters, Coyote

  7. Julia Jacklin - Don't Let The Kids Win

    Release Date • 7 October

    Favourite Tracks • LA Dream, Motherland , Pool Party

  8. RY X - Dawn

    Release Date • 6 May

    Favourite Tracks • Deliverance, Sweat, Dawn

  9. Bat For Lashes - The Bride

    Release Date • 1 July

    Favourite Tracks • Close Encounters, Joe's Dream, Honeymooning Alone

  10. The Lumineers - Cleopatra

    Release Date • 8 April

    Favourite Tracks • Gale Song, Ophelia, Gun Song

  11. Lissie - My Wild West

    23 For Sale from $15.48

    Release Date • 12 February

    Favourite Tracks • Sun Keeps Risin', Hollywood, Shroud

  12. Regina Spektor - Remember Us To Life

    Release Date • 30 September

    Favourite Tracks • Sellers Of Flowers, Obsolete, The Trapper & The Furrier

  13. Car Seat Headrest - Teens Of Denial

    Release Date • 20 May

    Favourite Tracks • Destroyed By Hippie Powers, Vincent, Drunk Drivers / Killer Whales

  14. Lacey Sturm - Life Screams

    6 For Sale from $11.23

    Release Date • 12 February

    Favourite Tracks • Life Screams, Feels Like Forever, The Soldier

  15. Aurora (16) - All My Demons Greeting Me As A Friend

    Release Date • 11 March

    Favourite Tracks • I Went Too Far, Black Water Lilies, Winter Bird

  16. Tegan and Sara - Love You To Death

    Release Date • 3 June

    Favourite Tracks • That Girl, White Knuckles, U-Turn

  17. Garbage - Strange Little Birds

    Release Date • 10 June

    Favourite Tracks • Magnetized, Blackout, Empty

  18. Niki & The Dove - Everybody's Heart Is Broken Now

    2 For Sale from $190.53

    Release Date • 8 April

    Favourite Tracks • You Want The Sun, Miami Beach, Play It On My Radio

  19. Sulk (3) - No Illusions

    Release Date • 15 April

    Favourite Tracks • The Tape Of You, The Only Faith Is Love, Black Infinity (Upside Down)

  20. Jenny Hval - Blood Bitch

    Release Date • 30 September

    Favourite Tracks • Conceptual Romance, The Great Undressing, Female Vampire