TOP 30

  1. CHAD VANGAALEN*   Light Information (Flemish Eye)
  2. WEAVES*   Wide Open (Buzz Records)
  3. GODSPEED YOU! BLACK EMPEROR*   Luciferian Towers (Constellation)
  4. FAITH HEALER*   Try ;-) (Mint)
  5. ALVVAYS*   Antisocialites (Polyvinyl)
  6. COLD SPECKS*   Fool's Paradise (Arts & Crafts)
  7. TERRA LIGHTFOOT*   New Mistakes (Sonic Unyon)
  8. MAUNO*   Tuning (Idee Fixe)
  9. JOSEPH SHABASON*   Aytche (Western Vinyl)
  10. OFF WORLD*   2 (Constellation)
  11. JULIE & THE WRONG GUYS*   Julie & The Wrong Guys (Dine Alone)
  12. ODD YEARS*   Slow Clap (Missed Connection)
  13. COURTNEY BARNETT & KURT VILE   Lotta Sea Lice (Matador)
  14. GRDINA, HOULE, LOEWEN & DELBECQ*   Ghost Lights (Songlines)
  15. ORA COGAN   Crickets (Hand Drawn Dracula)
  16. KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH   The Kid (Western Vinyl)
  17. MO KENNEY*   The Details (Pheromone Recordings)
  18. BIRD CITY*   Winnowing (Label Fantastic)
  19. THE WEATHER STATION   The Weather Station (Outside Music)
  20. BONNIE TRASH*   Ezzelini's Dead (Self-Released)
  21. TOUGH AGE*   Shame (Mint)
  22. BLUE HAWAII*   Tenderness (Arbutus)
  23. STEVE COLEMAN'S NATAL ECLIPSE   Morphogenisis (Pi)
  24. BLUNDERSPUBLIK*   Rainbow Remains (Self-Released)
  25. H. DE HEUTZ*   The Natural World (E-tron Records)
  26. DELICATE STEVE   Cowboy Stories (Anti-)
  27. WHITEHORSE*   Panther In The Dollhouse (Six Shooter)
  28. FLORIST   If Blue Could Be Happiness (Double Double Whammy)
  29. ALEX LAHEY   I Love You Like A Brother (Dead Oceans)
  30. ANE BRUN   Leave Me Breathless (Balloon Ranger)

Electronic

  1. OFF WORLD*   2 (Constellation)
  2. KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH   The Kid (Western Vinyl)
  3. BLUE HAWAII*   Tenderness (Arbutus)
  4. BLUNDERSPUBLIK*   Rainbow Remains (Self-Released)
  5. COLLEEN   A Flame My Love, A Frequency (Thrill Jockey)
  6. RICHARD HOROWITZ   Eros In Arabia (Freedom To Spend)
  7. ODONIS ODONIS*   No Pop (Telephone Explosion)
  8. NOGA EREZ   Off The Radar (City Slang)
  9. PIERRE KWENDERS*   MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time (Bonsound)
  10. DAPHNI*   Fabriclive 93 (Fabric)

Hip Hop

  1. More info coming soon!

International

  1. OUROBOROS*   Kitchuses (Self-Released)
  2. RUDRESH MAHANTHAPPA INDO-PAK COALITION   Agrima (Self-Released)
  3. THE SOULJAZZ ORCHESTRA*   Under Burning Skies (Do Right! Music)
  4. ANDY HAAS*   Taballah II (Resonant Music)
  5. LEE 'SCRATCH' PERRY + SUBATOMIC SOUND SYSTEM   Super Ape Returns To Conquer (Subatomic Sound)
  6. BROOKLYN RAGA MASSIVE   Terry Riley in C (Northern Spy)
  7. IKEBE SHAKEDOWN   The Way Home (Colemine)
  8. PIERRE KWENDERS*   MAKANDA at the End of Space, the Beginning of Time (Bonsound)
  9. SAZ'ISO   At Least Wave Your Handkerchief At Me, The Joys and Sorrows of Southern Albanian Song (Glitterbeat)
  10. LEMON BUCKET ORKESTRA*   If I Had the Strength (Self-Released)

Jazz & Experimental

  1. JOSEPH SHABASON*   Aytche (Western Vinyl)
  2. GRDINA, HOULE, LOEWEN & DELBECQ*   Ghost Lights (Songlines)
  3. STEVE COLEMAN'S NATAL ECLIPSE   Morphogenisis (Pi)
  4. AMY BRANDON*   Scavenger (Self-Released)
  5. MATT MITCHELL   A Pouting Grimace (Pi)
  6. JOHN STETCH & VULNERAVILLE*   The Vancouver Concert (Live) (Self-Released)
  7. CRAIG PEDERSEN QUINTET*   Approaching the Absence of Doing (Mystery & Wonder)
  8. RUDRESH MAHANTHAPPA INDO-PAK COALITION   Agrima (Self-Released)
  9. ERNESTO CERVINI TURBOPROP*   REV (Anzic Records)
  10. OUROBOROS*   Kitchuses (Self-Released)

Loud

  1. PRIME JUNK*   Ladybird (Sleepwalk Tapes)
  2. BECOMES ASTRAL*   Paleblood Sky (Self-Released)
  3. BONNIE DOON*   Dooner Nooner (Bruised Tongue)
  4. METZ*   Strange Peace (Royal Mountain)
  5. CRADLE OF FILTH   Cryptoriana - The Seductiveness Of Decay (Nuclear Blast)
  6. BIBLICAL*   The City That Always Sleeps (New Damage)
  7. MOTORHEAD   Under Cover (Silver Lining)
  8. COUNTERPARTS*   You're Not You Anymore (New Damage)
  9. SINGLE MOTHERS*   Our Pleasure (Self-Released)
  10. SHIMMER   Shimmer (Drop Medium)

Folk/Roots/Blues

  1. BIRD CITY*   Winnowing (Label Fantastic)
  2. THE WEATHER STATION   The Weather Station (Outside Music)
  3. THE BURYING GROUND*   The Burying Ground (Self-Released)
  4. TOMMY CASTRO AND THE PAINKILLERS   Stompin' Ground (Alligator)
  5. RENE LUSSIER*   Meuh (Self-Released)
  6. WHITNEY ROSE*   Rule 62 (Six Shooter)
  7. MATT PATERSHUK   Same As I Ever Have Been (Black Hen)
  8. THE DEEP DARK WOODS   Yarrow (Six Shooter)
  9. PHOEBE BRIDGERS   Stranger In The Alps (Dead Oceans)
  10. GEOFF BERNER*   Canadiana Grotesquica (Coax)