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It’s that time of year again!
Plenty to choose from in 2017, and it’s been tough bringing this list down to 30 releases.
Here are Ruptured’s 30 favorite records of 2017, in alphabetical order:

– Broken Social Scene “Hug of thunder”
https://open.spotify.com/album/3XfF7C3kpI1yo0np3HrtiC

– The Bunny Tylers “Chance meetings”


– Calamita “Calamita”


– Alex Cameron “Forced witness”

https://alkcm.bandcamp.com/album/forced-witness

– Michael Chapman “50”
https://paradiseofbachelors.bandcamp.com/album/50

– Benjamin Clementine “I tell a fly”
https://mrbclementine.bandcamp.com/album/i-tell-a-fly

– Mike Cooper “Raft”
https://room40.bandcamp.com/album/raft

– Richard Dawson “Peasant”
https://open.spotify.com/album/1Yg57d0GXf7ko3fiEmUBvb

– James Elkington “Wintres woma”
https://paradiseofbachelors.bandcamp.com/album/wintres-woma

– Future Islands “The far field”
https://open.spotify.com/album/5fhDKNsP4aDsSLjd4JLXrz

– Godspeed You! Black Emperor “Luciferan towers”
https://godspeedyoublackemperor.bandcamp.com/

– Grandaddy “Last place”
https://open.spotify.com/album/7B5nBX1PoAs8HBsZqrBnzT

– Grizzly Bear “Painted ruins”
http://grizzly-bear.net/

– Jlin “Black origami”
https://jlin.bandcamp.com/album/black-origami

– Kinematik “Ala'”


– Laura Marling “Semper femina”

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/semper-femina/1179022496

– Lumi “The night was a liar”
https://lumiofficial.bandcamp.com/releases

– Mount Kimbie “Love what survives”
https://open.spotify.com/album/54FblbvyHNrWeAuEJqnyit

– The National “Sleep well beast”
https://open.spotify.com/album/6zG9PHw8dlMLIyRE9TEGGk

– The Necks “Unfold”
https://ideologicorgan.bandcamp.com/album/unfold

– Oh Sees “Orc”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nJfBATT0Ins

– Oiseaux-Tempête “Al-‘An”
https://oiseaux-tempete.bandcamp.com/album/al-an-and-your-night-is-your-shadow-a-fairy-tale-piece-of-land-to-make-our-dreams

– Pere Ubu “20 years in a Montana missile silo”
https://ubumusic.bandcamp.com/album/20-years-in-a-montana-missile-silo

– Perfume Genius “No shape”
https://open.spotify.com/album/7awgq3vvlsIeA7dZduR9x4

– Postcards “I’ll be here in the morning”


– Nadah el-Shazly “Ahwar”

https://nadahelshazly.bandcamp.com/album/ahwar

– Youmna Saba “Arb’een”


– Two or the Dragon “Prelude for the triumphant man”

https://twoorthedragon.bandcamp.com/album/prelude-for-the-triumphant-man

– Alan Vega “IT”
https://open.spotify.com/album/1Gd5dKcAET1DS2eDtSS8Km

– Jane Weaver “Modern kosmology”
https://janeweaverfire.bandcamp.com/album/modern-kosmology

 

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We asked some of our musician friends and collaborators to tell us about their 10 favorite albums of 2016.

POSTCARDS / RANY BECHARA

Capitão Fausto – Capitão Fausto Têm os Dias Contados
Cass McCombs – A Folk Set Apart
Alex Cameron – Jumping The Shark
Ghost – Meliora
Syd Arthur – Apricity
Dungen – Allas Sak
Knifeworld – Bottled Out Of Eden
Whitney – Light Upon The Lake
Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
Tame Impala – Currents
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POSTCARDS / PASCAL SEMERDJIAN

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
Okervill River – Away
Angel Olsen – My Woman
Mitski – Puberty 2
Fadi Tabbal – How’s Annie
Interbellum – Now Try Coughing
William Tyler – Modern Country
Amber Arcades – Fading Lines
Car Seat Headrest – Teens Of Denial
Whitney – Light Upon The Lake
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Kevin Morby – Singing Saw
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POSTCARDS / MARWAN TOHME

Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
Whitney – Light Upon The Lake
Sufjan Stevens – Carrie and Lowell
David Bowie – Blackstar
Beach House – Thank Your Lucky Stars
Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker
Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam – I Had A Dream That You Were Mine
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
Survive – RR7349
Aphex Twin – Cheetah
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POSTCARDS / JULIA SABRA

Angel Olsen – My Woman
Alex Cameron – Jumping The Shark
Mitski – Puberty 2
PJ Harvey – The Hope Six Demolition Project
Interbellum – Now Try Coughing
Whitney – Light Upon The Lake
Kevin Morby – Singing Saw
Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam – I Had A Dream That You Were Mine
Julie Byrne – Rooms With Walls And Windows
Fadi Tabbal – How’s Annie

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We asked some of our musician friends and collaborators to tell us about their 10 favorite albums of 2016.

KINEMATIK 

Tim Hecker – Love Streams
Anohni – Hopelessness
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
Munma – Three Voices
Szun Waves – At Sacred Walls
The Heliocentrics – From The Deep
The Gaslamp Killer – Instrumentalepathy
Charbel Haber – Of Palm Trees And Decomposition
Ben Frost – The Wasp Factory
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Fadi Tabbal – How’s Annie

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We asked some of our musician friends and collaborators to tell us about their 10 favorite albums of 2016.

CARL GERGES (Mashrou’ Leila)

ABRA – Princess
Anderson Paak – Malibu
Kaytranada – 99.9%
Bon Voyage Organisation – Géographie
Flume – Skin Companion EP
Beyoncé – Lemonade
The Last Shadow Puppets – Everything You’ve Come To Expect
Nicolas Jaar – Sirens
Her – Her Tape #1
Kendrick Lamar – Untitled Unmastered

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We asked some of our musician friends and collaborators to tell us about their 10 favorite albums of 2016.

RADWAN GHAZI MOUMNEH (Jerusalem In My Heart)

1. Klein – Only
2. Julius Eastman – Feminine (reissue)
3. Dedekind Cut – $uccessor
4. Katerine – Le film
5. Serpent With Feet – Blisters
6. Elysia Crampton – Demon City
7. Le Révélateur – Hyper
8. Yves Tumor – Serpent Music
9. Babyfather – Hosted By DJ Escrow
10. عبده العمري – ليالي الصيف (reissue)
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11. فرقة العقارب و سيف ابو بكر (reissue)

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We asked some of our musician friends and collaborators to tell us about their 10 favorite albums of 2016.

AYA METWALLI

Boy Harsher – Yr Body Is Nothing
Jenny Hval – Blood Bitch
Kanye West – The Life Of Pablo (#kanyeforever)
Andy Stott – Too Many Voices
Nah – Michael
Slug Christ – The Demiurge
Xiu Xiu – Plays The Music Of Twin Peaks
Suuns – Hold/Still
Antwon – Double Ecstasy (EP)
PanSTARRS – Ghaby Ghaby Ghaby (EP)

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We asked some of our musician friends and collaborators to tell us about their 10 favorite albums of 2016.

SAFAR

Arranged by theme:

Truth(s)

Frank Ocean – Blonde
Solange – A Seat At The Table
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Skeleton Tree
Angel Olsen – My Woman
Kendrick Lamar – Untitled Unmastered

Sweeeeet

Anderson Paak – Malibu
Childish Gambino – “Awaken, My Love!”
Andrew Bird – Are You Serious
Car Seat Headrest – Teens Of Denial
Hamilton Leithauser + Rostam – I Had a Dream That You Were Mine

Introspect

Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
J Cole – 4 Your Eyez Only
Alex Cameron – Jumping The Shark
Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker
David Bowie – Blackstar

Bonus (for Fe)

Beyoncé – Lemonade

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