TOP 30

  1. ALANNA GURR AND THE GREATEST STATE*   Stand Still (Missed Connection)
  2. DO MAKE SAY THINK*   Stubborn Persistent Illusions (Constellation)
  3. TEENANGER*   Teenager (Telephone Explosion)
  4. AN ANT AND AN ATOM*   Exterior (...And An Earth)
  5. DANIEL ROMANO*   Modern Pressure (You've Changed)
  6. LAND OF TALK*   Life After Youth (Dine Alone)
  7. BONNIE TRASH*   Ezzelini's Dead (Self-Released)
  8. THE MOUNTAIN GOATS   Goths (Merge)
  9. SHED*   Worst Case Scenario (Hailstone)
  10. KEVIN MORBY   City Music (Dead Oceans)
  11. MAC DEMARCO*   This Old Dog (Royal Mountain)
  12. CAT CLYDE*   Ivory Castanets (Cinematic)
  13. BLESSED*   EP 2 (Kingfisher Bluez)
  14. TIMBER TIMBRE*   Sincerely, Future Pollution (Arts & Crafts)
  15. NEEDLES//PINS*   Goodnight, Tomorrow (Mint)
  16. CODY CHESNUTT   My Love Divine Degree (Handwritten)
  17. SHE-DEVILS*   She-Devils (Arbutus)
  18. THE WARDENS*   Sleeping Buffalo (Self-Released)
  19. HOODED FANG*   Dynasty House (Daps)
  20. BERNICE*   Puff EP (Arts & Crafts)
  21. BETRAYERS*   12 Songs To Haunt You (Sweety Pie)
  22. FIVER*   Audible Songs From Rockwood (Idee Fixe)
  23. OMAR SOULEYMAN   To Syria, With Love (Mad Decent)
  24. TOPS*   Sugar at the Gate (Arbutus)
  25. TONNES*   The Tower EP (Talking Skull Tapes)
  26. INNES WILSON*   Bedford Hills EP (Out Of Sound)
  27. BIG THIEF*   Capacity (Saddle Creek)
  28. CONSTRUCTION & DESTRUCTION*   Noli Timere (Self-Released)
  29. DAN AUERBACH   Waiting On A Song (Nonesuch)
  30. GARDEN CITY DISCO*   Garden City Disco EP (Self-Released)

Electronic

  1. SHED*   Worst Case Scenario (Hailstone)
  2. GARDEN CITY DISCO*   Garden City Disco EP (Self-Released)
  3. JUSTIN WRIGHT*   Pattern Seeker (Second Best Records)
  4. THE PURVEYORS OF FREE WILL*   BLOOD like INK. Unbidden (Baffled Octopi)
  5. LOU CANON*   Suspicious (Paper Bag)
  6. FOREST SWORDS   Compassion (Ninja Tune)
  7. JUANA MOLINA   Halo (Crammed Discs)
  8. JACKAL   Endorphins EP (Self-Released)
  9. FLOATING POINTS   Reflections - Mojave Desert (Luaka Bop)
  10. NOGA EREZ   Off The Radar (City Slang)

Jazz & Experimental

  1. HARRIS EISENSTADT*   Recent Developments (Songlines)
  2. UGLY BEAUTIES*   Strange Attractors (Self-Released)
  3. DICKEY/MANERI/SHIPP   Vessel in Orbit (AUM Fidelity)
  4. JAIMIE BRANCH   Fly or Die (International Anthem)
  5. MILES OKAZAKI   The Trickster (Pi)
  6. VARIOUS*   MusicWorks #127 (MusicWorks Magazine)
  7. RON SAMWORTH*   Dogs Do Dream (Drip Audio)
  8. MOONCHILD   Voyager (Tru Thoughts)
  9. ARVE HENRIKSEN   Towards Language (Rune Grammofon)
  10. HELIOCENTRICS   A World Of Masks (Soundway)

Loud

  1. NINJASPY*   Sp√ľken (Self-Released)
  2. COME BACK BARBARA*   Shark Week (Self-Released)
  3. KOBRA AND THE LOTUS*   Prevail I (Napalm)
  4. PEREGRINE FALLS*   Peregrine Falls (Drip Audio)
  5. THE SHIVERETTES*   Dead Men Can't Cat Call (Transistor 66)
  6. WOODHAWK*   Beyond the Sun (Self-Released)
  7. DRAGONFORCE   Reaching Into Infinity (special edition) (Metal Blade)
  8. SLATES*   Summery (New Damage)
  9. HO99O9   United States Of Horror (Caroline)
  10. SIX FEET UNDER   Torment (Metal Blade)

Folk/Roots/Blues

  1. ALANNA GURR AND THE GREATEST STATE*   Stand Still (Missed Connection)
  2. DANIEL ROMANO*   Modern Pressure (You've Changed)
  3. CAT CLYDE*   Ivory Castanets (Cinematic)
  4. THE WARDENS*   Sleeping Buffalo (Self-Released)
  5. FIVER*   Audible Songs From Rockwood (Idee Fixe)
  6. OH SUSANNA*   A Girl In Teen City (Stella)
  7. CANAILLES*   Backflips (Self-Released)
  8. MIDNIGHT VESTA*   Seconds (Self-Released)
  9. REV. SEKOU   In Times Like These (Thirty Tigers)
  10. SELWYN BIRCHWOOD   Pick Your Poison (Alligator)