The Best Albums of 1973


1. Pink Floyd – The Dark Side of the Moon


2. Bob Marley & The Wailers – Catch a Fire


3. Judee Sill – Heart Food


4. Fela Kuti – Afrodisiac


5. Jackson Browne – For Everyman


6. Brian Eno – Here Come the Warm Jets


7. Doug Snyder & Bob Thompson – Daily Dance


8. Herbie Hancock – Head Hunters


9. Roxy Music – Stranded


10. Keith Jarrett – Solo Concerts: Bremen / Lausanne


11. Fripp & Eno – No Pussyfooting


12. The Stooges – Raw Power


13. The Upsetters – Black Board Jungle


14. Led Zeppelin – Houses of the Holy


15. Stevie Wonder – Innervisions


16. Henry Cow – Legend


17. The O’Jays – Ship Ahoy


18. Can – Future Days


19. The Who – Quadrophenia


20. King Crimson – Larks’ Tongues in Aspic


21. John Cale – Paris 1919


22. Black Sabbath – Sabbath Bloody Sabbath


23. New York Dolls – New York Dolls


24. Bruce Springsteen – The Wild, the Innocent & the E Street Shuffle


25. Faust – The Faust Tapes

Guest List: The Best Albums of 2017 – John Macintosh

1. ArcaArca

2. Fleet FoxesCrack-Up

3. Mt. EerieA Crow Looked at Me

4. Moses SumneyAromanticism

5. Big ThiefCapacity

6. Bell WitchMirror Reaper

7. Fever RayPlunge

8. Blanck MassWorld Eater

9. Kendrick LamarDAMN.

10. Kelly Lee OwensKelly Lee Owens

11. LCD SoundsystemAmerican Dream

12. YaejiEP/EP2

13. Four TetNew Energy

14. SamphaProcess

15. PriestsNothing Feels Natural

16. Power TripNightmare Logic

17. Charli XCXPop 2

18. KelelaTake Me Apart

19. SlowdiveSlowdive

20. Vince StaplesBig Fish Theory

21. King KruleThe Ooz

22. Japanese BreakfastSoft Sounds From Another Planet

23. Perfume GeniusNo Shape

24. Ryuichi Sakamotoasync

25. Karen GwyerRembo

The Best Albums of 2017


1. Ryuichi Sakamotoasync


2. Progenie Terrestre PuraoltreLuna


3. Power TripNightmare Logic


4. ThundercatDrunk


5. Mike OldfieldReturn to Ommadawn


6. Ketha0 Hours Starlight


7. CorneliusMellow Waves


8. PyrrhonWhat Passes for Survival


9. Roedelius / KasarEinfluss


10. OxbowThin Black Duke


11. Four TetNew Energy


12. AmenraMass VI


13. Fleet FoxesCrack-Up


14. Tyler, the CreatorFlower Boy


15. Fever RayPlunge


16. King KruleThe Ooz


17. KralliceGo Be Forgotten


18. BrockhamptonSaturation Trilogy


19. Dawn Ray’dThe Unlawful Assembly


20. ClericRetrocausal


21. Craig TabornDaylight Ghosts


22. Spectral VoiceEroded Corridors of Unbeing


23. Lingua IgnotaAll Bitches Die


24. The Heads Are ZerosThe Heads Are Zeros


25. EndonThrough the Mirror

Guest List: The Best Albums of 2016 – John Macintosh

1. David Bowie

2. Bon Iver22, A Million

3. SolangeA Seat at the Table

4. A Tribe Called QuestWe got it from Here… Thank You 4 Your service

5. Nicolas JaarSirens

6. RadioheadA Moon Shaped Pool

7. Kaitlyn Aurelia SmithEars

8. AnohniHopelessness

9. Leonard CohenYou Want It Darker

10. Nick Cave & The Bad SeedsSkeleton Tree

11. Tim HeckerLove Streams

12. NonameTelofone

13. Jenny HvalBlood Bitch

14. MitskiPuberty 2

15. Anderson .PaakMalibu

16. Frank OceanBlonde

17. NxWorriesYes Lawd!

18. Cantique LépreuxCendres Célestes

19. Angel OlsenMY WOMAN

20. Run the JewelsRun the Jewels 3

21. BeyonceLemonade

22. OathbreakerRheia

23. Jamila WoodsHEAVN

24. EluviumFalse Readings On

25. Kanye WestThe Life of Pablo

The Best Albums of 2016


1. David Bowie


2. Blood IncantationStarspawn


3. Mélanie de BiasioBlackened Cities


4. KaHonor Killed the Samurai


5. NailsYou Will Never Be One of Us


6. Autechreelseq


7. William TylerModern Country


8. Agoraphobic NosebleedArc


9. Oranssi PazuzuVärähtelijä


10. Nicolas JaarSirens


11. Shabaka and the AncestorsWisdom of Elders


12. Cass McCombsMangy Love


13. The Dillinger Escape PlanDissociation


14. Danny BrownAtrocity Exhibition


15. TeramobilMagnitude of Thoughts


16. The Gerogerigegege燃えない灰


17. Bon Iver22, a Million


18. SumerlandsSumerlands


19. Kaitlyn Aurelia SmithEars


20. King Gizzard and the Lizard WizardNonagon Infinity


21. UlcerateShrines of Paralysis


22. KingWe Are King


23. ZhrineUnortheta


24. Nick Cave & The Bad SeedsSkeleton Tree


25. SumacWhat One Becomes