TOP 30

  1. CHAD VANGAALEN*   Light Information (Flemish Eye)
  2. WEAVES*   Wide Open (Buzz Records)
  3. GODSPEED YOU! BLACK EMPEROR*   Luciferian Towers (Constellation)
  4. ALVVAYS*   Antisocialites (Polyvinyl)
  5. FAITH HEALER*   Try ;-) (Mint)
  6. BONNIE DOON*   Dooner Nooner (Bruised Tongue)
  7. WALTER TV*   Carpe Diem (Sinderlyn Records)
  8. JOSEPH SHABASON*   Aytche (Western Vinyl)
  9. COLD SPECKS*   Fool's Paradise (Arts & Crafts)
  10. H. DE HEUTZ*   The Natural World (E-tron Records)
  11. THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA*   Under Burning Skies (Do Right! Music)
  12. BONNIE TRASH*   Ezzelini's Dead (Self-Released)
  13. CRAIG PEDERSEN QUINTET*   Approaching the Absence of Doing (Mystery & Wonder)
  14. BELIEFS*   Habitat (Hand Drawn Dracula)
  15. LA FETE/LAPS*   La Fete/Laps/Laps/La Fete (Pantoum/Out of Sound)
  16. EMILY HAINES AND THE SOFT SKELETON*   Choir of the Mind (Last Gang)
  17. PIERRE KWENDERS*   MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time (Bonsound)
  18. ARIEL PINK   Dedicated to Bobby Jameson (Mexican Summer)
  19. IBEYI   Ash (XL Recordings)
  20. PARTNER*   In Search Of Lost Time (You've Changed)
  21. METZ*   Strange Peace (Royal Mountain)
  22. MON DOUX SAIGNEUR*   Mon Doux Saigneur (Grosse Boite)
  23. KAMASI WASHINGTON   Harmony of Difference (Young Turks)
  24. MOSES SUMNEY   Aromanticism (Jagjaguwar)
  25. THE BELLE GAME*   Fear/Nothing (Arts & Crafts)
  26. ELLIOTT BROOD*   Ghost Gardens (Paper Bag)
  27. DANIEL CAESAR*   Freudian (Self-Released)
  28. PEACH PYRAMID*   Repeating Myself (Oscar Street)
  29. ANE BRUN   Leave Me Breathless (Balloon Ranger)
  30. CHELSEA WOLFE   Hiss Spun (Sargent House)

Electronic

  1. PIERRE KWENDERS*   MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time (Bonsound)
  2. ODONIS ODONIS*   No Pop (Telephone Explosion)
  3. KAZUMI KANEDA   Hard Light (Inner Ocean)
  4. ODESZA   A Moment Apart (Counter)
  5. NOSAJ THING   Parallels (Innovative Leisure)
  6. COLLEEN   A Flame My Love, A Frequency (Thrill Jockey)
  7. KXNGS   Air Sign EP (Tru Thoughts)
  8. BLUNDERSPUBLIK*   Rainbow Remains (Self-Released)
  9. SAMIYAM   Pizza Party (Stones Throw)
  10. SHIGETO   The New Monday (Ghostly International)

Hip Hop

  1. More info coming soon.

International

  1. THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA*   Under Burning Skies (Do Right! Music)
  2. PIERRE KWENDERS*   MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time (Bonsound)
  3. KXNGS   Air Sign EP (Tru Thoughts)
  4. BEYOND THE PALE*   Ruckus (Borealis)
  5. ANTIBALAS   Where the Gods Are in Peace (Daptone)
  6. CHICAGO AFROBEAT PROJECT WITH TONY ALLEN   What Goes Up (Self-Released)
  7. BOOGAT*   San Cristobal Baille Inn (Maisonnette)
  8. AUTORICKSHAW*   Meter (Tala-Wallah)
  9. TRIO DA KALI & KRONOS QUARTET   Ladilikan (World Circuit)
  10. LEE 'SCRATCH' PERRY + SUBATOMIC SOUND SYSTEM   Super Ape Returns To Conquer (Subatomic Sound)

Jazz & Experimental

  1. JOSEPH SHABASON*   Aytche (Western Vinyl)
  2. THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA*   Under Burning Skies (Do Right! Music)
  3. CRAIG PEDERSEN QUINTET*   Approaching the Absence of Doing (Mystery & Wonder)
  4. KAMASI WASHINGTON   Harmony of Difference (Young Turks)
  5. GRDINA, HOULE, LOEWEN & DELBECQ*   Ghost Lights (Songlines)
  6. THE REMPIS PERCUSSION QUARTET   Cochonnerie (Aerophonic)
  7. IRREVERSIBLE ENTANGLEMENTS   Irreversible Entanglements (International Anthem / Don Giovanni)
  8. BLUE NOTE ALL STARS   Our Point of View (Capitol)
  9. REBECCA HENNESSY'S FOG BRASS BAND*   Two Calls (Self-Released)
  10. STEVE COLEMAN'S NATAL ECLIPSE   Morphogenisis (Pi)

Loud

  1. BONNIE DOON*   Dooner Nooner (Bruised Tongue)
  2. METZ*   Strange Peace (Royal Mountain)
  3. MOTORHEAD   Under Cover (Silver Lining)
  4. TEENANGER*   Teenager (Telephone Explosion)
  5. LEPROUS   malina (Inside Out)
  6. COME BACK BARBARA*   Shark Week (Self-Released)
  7. PROTOSEQUENCE*   Biophagous (Self-Released)
  8. PRIME JUNK*   Ladybird (Sleepwalk Tapes)
  9. COMEBACK KID*   Outsider (New Damage)
  10. WINTERSUN   The Forest Seasons (Nuclear Blast)

Folk/Roots/Blues

  1. ELLIOTT BROOD*   Ghost Gardens (Paper Bag)
  2. THE BURYING GROUND*   The Burying Ground (Self-Released)
  3. CANAILLES*   Backflips (Grosse Boite)
  4. PETUNIA & THE VIPERS*   Lonesome Heavy & Lonesome (Self-Released)
  5. RICK ESTRIN AND THE NIGHT CATS   Groovin? In Greaseland (Alligator)
  6. RENE LUSSIER*   Meuh (Self-Released)
  7. THE DEEP DARK WOODS   Yarrow (Six Shooter)
  8. SHANNON LAY   Living Water (Woodsist)
  9. MO KENNEY*   The Details (Pheromone Recordings)
  10. ANNIE SUMI*   In The Unknown (Self-Released)