#1

tUnE-yArDs

WHOKILL

Listen: Bizness

#2

 

St. Vincent

Strange Mercy

Listen: Cheerleader

#3

 

M83

Hurry Up We’re Dreaming

Listen: Midnight City

#4

 

Forest Fire

Staring at the X

Listen: Future Shadows

#5

 

The Decemberists

The King Is Dead

Listen: This Is Why We Fight

#6

 

Fleet Foxes

Helplessness Blues

Listen: Grown Ocean

#7

 

Black Lips

Arabia Mountain

Listen: Modern Art

#8

 

Girls

Father, Son, Holy Ghost

Listen: Honey Bunny

#9

 

Nicolas Jaar

Space Is Only Noise

Listen: Too Many Kids Finding Rain in the Dust

#10

 

Mother Mother

Eureka

Listen: Baby Don’t Dance

#11

 

James Vincent McMorrow

Early in the Morning

Listen: From the Woods

#12

 

Jessica Lea Mayfield

Tell Me

Listen: Our Hearts Are Wrong

#13

 

Sonny and the Sunsets

Hit After Hit

Listen: I Wanna Do It

#14

 

Generationals

Actor-Caster

Listen: You Say It Too

#15

 

Bon Iver

Bon Iver

Listen: Perth

#16

 

The Drums

Portamento

Listen: Money

#17

 

Class Actress

Rapprocher

Listen: Weekend

#18

 

Trilogy

The Weeknd

Listen: Loft Music

#19

 

Wye Oak

Civilian

Listen: Civilian

#20

 

The Antlers

Burst Apart

Listen: Every Night My Teeth are Falling Out

#21

 

Brandi Carlile

Live at Benaroya Hall with the Seattle Symphony

Listen: The Story

#22

 

My Morning Jacket

Cicuital

Listen: Holdin’ on to Black Metal

#23

 

Radiohead

The King of Limbs

Listen: Little By Little

#24

 

Laura Marling

A Creature I Don’t Know

Listen: The Muse

#25

 

Active Child

You Are All I See

Listen: Way Too Fast

#26

 

Dum Dum Girls

Only In Dreams

Listen: Bedroom Eyes

#27

 

Wilco

The Whole Love

Listen: Art of Almost

#28

 

Los Campesinos!

Hello Sadness

Listen: By Your Hand

#29

 

The Cave Singers

No Witch

Listen: Faze Wave

#30

 

Beirut

The Rip Tide

Listen: East Harlem