Quietus: 75 Favorite Albums of 2012

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The Quietus: 75 Favorite Albums of 2012

  1. Swans – The Seer – Amazon
  2. Scott Walker – Bish Bosch
  3. Carter Tutti Void – Transverse
  4. X-TG – Desertshore/The Final Report
  5. VCMG – SSSS
  6. Vatican Shadow – Ghosts Of Chechnya
  7. Dragged Into Sunlight – Widowmaker
  8. Laurel Halo – Quarantine
  9. Anaal Nathrakh – Vanitas
  10. KTL – V
  11. Kassem Mosse & Mix Mup – MM/KM
  12. Dean Blunt & Inga Copeland – Black Is Beautiful
  13. Land Observations – Roman Roads IV – XI
  14. Jam City – Classical Curves
  15. Liars – WIXIW
  16. Neneh Cherry & The Thing – Cherry Thing
  17. Lee Gamble – Dutch Tvashar Plumes
  18. Sun Araw, M. Geddes Gengras & The Congos – Icon Give Thank
  19. Actress – R.I.P
  20. Darren Hayman & The Long Parliament – The Violence
  21. White Hills – Frying On This Rock
  22. Silent Servant – Negative Fascination
  23. Gravenhurst – The Ghost In Daylight
  24. Eccentronic Research Council ft. Maxine Peake – 1612 Underture
  25. Necessary – Galgeberg/Gimle
  26. Emptyset – Medium
  27. High On Fire – De Vermis Mysteriis
  28. Andy Stott – Luxury Problems
  29. Alexander Tucker – Third Mouth
  30. Fairhorns – Doki Doki Run
  31. Thomas Köner – Novaya Zemlya
  32. Raime – Quarter Turns Over A Living Line
  33. Holly Herndon – Movement
  34. Shackleton – Music For The Quiet Hour/Drawbar Organ EPs
  35. Killer Mike – RAP Music
  36. JK Flesh – Posthuman
  37. Richard Skelton – Verse Of Birds
  38. Daphni – Jiaolong
  39. Dope Body – Natural History
  40. Oren Ambarchi – Sagittarian Domain
  41. Chromatics – Kill For Love
  42. Hexvessel – No Holier Temple
  43. Toy – Toy
  44. Traxman – Da Mind Of Traxman
  45. Vindicatrix – Mengamuk
  46. Kendrick Lamar – good kid, m.A.A.d city
  47. UFOmammut – ORO: Opus Primum/Alter
  48. John Foxx & The Maths – The Shape Of Things
  49. Bee Mask – When We Were Eating Unripe Pears
  50. Robert Hood – Motor: Nighttime World 3
  51. Melody’s Echo Chamber – Melody’s Echo Chamber
  52. Hirsute Pursuit – Tighten That Muscle Ring
  53. Burial – Kindred EP
  54. Black Breath – Sentenced To Life
  55. The Pre New – Music For People Who Hate Themselves
  56. Forward Strategy Group – Labour Division
  57. Beak – >>
  58. Turbonegro – Sexual Harassment
  59. Killing Joke – MMXII
  60. New War – New War
  61. Angel Haze – Reservation
  62. Rolo Tomassi – Astraea
  63. Tim Burgess – Oh No I Love You
  64. Sir Richard Bishop – Intermezzo
  65. Bo Ningen – Line The Wall
  66. John Talabot – fIN
  67. Mark Lanegan – Blues Funeral
  68. Devilman – Devilman
  69. Motorpsycho And Ståle Storløkken – The Death Defying Unicorn
  70. Goat – World Music
  71. Guardian Alien – See The World Given To A One Love Entity
  72. Carlton Melton – Photos Of Photos
  73. Leonard Cohen – Old Ideas
  74. Six Organs Of Admittance – Ascent
  75. Man Forever – Pansophical Cataract