The Alternative: Top 50 Releases of 2017

The Alternative: Top 50 Releases of 2017

  1. Oso Oso – The Yunahon Mixtape
  2. Julien Baker – Turn Out the Lights
  3. Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
  4. Charly Bliss – Guppy
  5. Great Grandpa – Plastic Cough
  6. Rozwell Kid – Precious Art
  7. Sorority Noise – You’re Not As _____ As You Think
  8. Strange Ranger – Daymoon
  9. Hodera – First Things First
  10. Big Thief – Capacity
  11. Citizen – As You Please
  12. Remo Drive – Greatest Hits
  13. The Spirit Of The Beehive – Pleasure Suck
  14. Meat Wave – The Incessant
  15. Pile – A Hairshirt of Purpose
  16. (Sandy) Alex G – Rocket
  17. Slaughter Beach, Dog – Birdie
  18. SZA – Ctrl
  19. A Will Away – Here Again
  20. Bully – Losing
  21. Blis – No One Loves You
  22. Converge – The Dusk In Us
  23. Japanese Breakfast – Soft Sounds from Another Planet
  24. Greet Death – Dixieland
  25. Cool American – Infinite Hiatus
  26. Ratboys – GN
  27. Wild Pink – Wild Pink
  28. Tyler, The Creator – Flower Boy
  29. Fire is Motion – Still, I Try
  30. 2 Chainz – Pretty Girls Like Trap Music
  31. The Obsessives – The Obsessives
  32. Run the Jewels – Run the Jewels 3
  33. Smidley – Smidley
  34. Perspective, a Lovely Hand to Hold – What Not to Do
  35. Harmony Woods – Nothing Special
  36. Open Mike Eagle – Brick Body Kids Still Daydream
  37. Washer – All Aboard
  38. Walter Etc. – Gloom Cruise
  39. BROCKHAMPTON – SATURATION
  40. [tie] BROCKHAMPTON – SATURATION II
  41. [tie] BROCKHAMPTON – SATURATION III
  42. Mo Troper – Exposure & Response
  43. Wiki – No Mountains In Manhattan
  44. Lorde – Melodrama
  45. Diet Cig – Swear I’m Good At This
  46. Sinai Vessel – Brokenlegged
  47. The World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die – Always Foreign
  48. Jay Som – Everybody Works
  49. Jelani Sei – Lvndr Twn
  50. Phoebe Bridgers – Stranger in the Alps
  51. Heart Attack Man – The Manson Family
  52. Caracara – Summer Megalith