The Best Albums of 2015

The Best Albums of 2015

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This list was painstakingly curated by our contributors. We left out our reviews of each album because we want our readers to listen to at least 1-2 songs from each of these albums and come to your own conclusions. We assure you that if you like the genres listed below each artist/album that you will enjoy the album. Happy listening!

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Genre: Indie rock, Alternative rock, Electropop, Alternative dance
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Giorgio Morder – Deja-Vu
Disco, pop, EDM
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Med, Blu and Madlib – Bad Neighbor
Rap, Hip-Hop, Funk, R&B

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White Reaper – White Reaper Does It Again
Rock, punk, post-punk

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Multi-Love
psychedelic pop, psychedelic rock, R&B, garage rock, Lo-fi music

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Toro Y Moi – What For?
Indie pop, electronic, synthpop, chillwave

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Szymon – Tigersapp
indie rock, folk, electronic

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Panda Bear – Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper
Experimental pop, electronic, psychedelia

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Mark Ronson – Uptown Special
R&B, alternative, funk, soul

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The Bohicas – The Making Of
Alternative Rock, pop-rock

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Gardens and Villa – Music For Dogs
Indie rock, psychedelic rock, alternative

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Joywave – How Do You Feel Now?
Indie rock, alternative rock, indie pop, electronic

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Neon Indian – VEGA Intl Night School
Chillwave, synthpop, lo-fi, neo-psychedelia, indie electronic

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Madonna – Rebel Heart
Pop, dance, edm

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Diane Coffee- Everybody’s A Good Dog
Rock, Alternative Rock, Indie Rock

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Deerhunter – Fading Frontier
Indie rock, noise pop, shoegaze, garage rock, neo-psychedelia, ambient, post-punk

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Grimes – ArtAngels
Synthpop, art pop, experimental pop, dream pop, electronica, dance-pop

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Courtney Barnett – Sometimes I Sit and Think, and Sometimes I Just Sit
Indie rock

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Sufjan Stevens – Carrie and Lowell
Indie folk, baroque pop, indie pop, psychedelic folk, electronica

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Oberhofer – Chronovision
Indie rock, psychedelic pop, noise pop, new wave, dance-punk

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De Lux – Generation
Indie rock, alternative, funk, electronic, pop

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Tame Impala – Currents
Psychedelic rock, psychedelic pop, neo-psychedelia, indie rock

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One Comment

  1. Tame Impala’s new CD is the best of the year, though you forgot Suljan Stevens and Courtney Barnett. Great list, Chris. You want me to write a top 5?

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