The Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2011

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The Wire: Top 50 Releases of 2011 [see also: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016]

  1. James Ferraro – Far Side Virtual
  2. Rustie – Glass Swords
  3. Eliane Radigue – Transamorem – Transmortem
  4. Hype Williams – One Nation
  5. The Beach Boys – The SMiLE Sessions
  6. Michael Chapman – The Resurrection and Revenge of the Clayton Peacock
  7. DJ Rashad – Just A Taste
  8. Laurel Halo – Hour Logic
  9. Lou Reed & Metallica – Lulu
  10. John Wall & Alex Rogers – Work 2006-2011
  11. Keiji Haino / Jim O’Rourke / Oren Ambarchi – In a Flash Everything Comes Together As One There Is No Need For A Subject
  12. Sun Araw – Ancient Romans
  13. Bill Orcutt – How the Thing Sings
  14. Oneohtrix Point Never – Replica
  15. Peaking Lights – 936
  16. Corrupted – Garten Der Unberwusstheit
  17. Balam Acab – Wander/Wonder
  18. Ricardo Villalobos & Max Loderbauer – Re: ECM
  19. Anti G – Presents Kentje’sz Beatsz
  20. Thomas Ankersmit & Valerio Tricoli – Forma II
  21. PJ Harvey – Let England Shake
  22. Cornelius Cardew – The Great Learning
  23. Thundercat – The Golden Age of Apocalypse
  24. Hecker – Speculative Solution
  25. Andy Stott – We Stay Together
  26. Ben UFO – Remix of Rinse 16
  27. Radiohead – The King Of Limbs
  28. Margaret Dygas – Margaret Dygas
  29. Jim O’Rourke – Old News #5
  30. Various – Bangs & Works Vol. 2: The Best of Chicago Footwork
  31. Ekoplekz – Intrusive Incidentalz Vol 1
  32. Tim Hecker – Ravedeath, 1972
  33. The Advisory Circle – As The Crow Flies
  34. Miles Davis – Live In Europe 1967: The Bootleg Series Vol. 1
  35. Alexander Tucker – Dorwytch
  36. Helm – Cryptography
  37. John Chantler – The Luminous Ground
  38. Ectoplasm Girls – TxN
  39. Cindytalk – Hold Everything Dear
  40. Frank Ocean – Nostalgia, Ultra
  41. Kuedo – Severant
  42. Structure – Toad Blinker
  43. The Fall – Ersatz GB
  44. Leyland Kirby – Intrigue & Stuff Vol. 1
  45. Patrice & Friends – Cashmere Sheets
  46. Zomby – Dedication
  47. Various – Music For Merce (1952-2009)
  48. Peter Evans Quintet – Ghosts
  49. Rrose x Bob Ostertag – Motormouth Variations
  50. Michael Chapman – Trainsongs: Guitar Compositions 1967-2010