Favorite Albums of 2013

Better late than never...

No. 10
In Solitude - Sister Cover
In Solitude
Sister
October 1, 2013
Metal Blade

 

Highlights: A Buried Sun, He Comes, Lavender

No. 9
Arcade Fire - Reflektor Cover
Arcade Fire
Reflektor
October 28, 2013
Merge

 

Highlights: Here Comes the Night Time, Porno, Supersymmetry

No. 8
David Bowie - The Next Day Cover
David Bowie
The Next Day
March 8, 2013
Columbia

 

Highlights: Where Are We Now?, The Stars (Are Out Tonight), So She

No. 7
Neko Case - The Worse Things Get... Cover
Neko Case
The Worse Things Get...
September 3, 2013
ANTI

 

Highlights: Local Girl, Ragtime, Wild Creatures

No. 6
Boards of Canada - Tomorrow's Harvest Cover
Boards of Canada
Tomorrow's Harvest
June 5, 2013
Warp

 

Highlights: Reach for the Dead, Cold Earth, Sundown

No. 5
The Ocean - Pelagial Cover
The Ocean
Pelagial
April 30, 2013
Metal Blade

 

Highlights: Bathyalpelagic I: Impasses, Demersal: Cognitive Dissonance, Abyssopelagic II: Signals of Anxiety

No. 4
Tim Hecker - Virgins Cover
Tim Hecker
Virgins
October 14, 2013
Kranky

 

Highlights: Virginal I, Black Refraction, Stigmata II

No. 3
Jon Hopkins - Immunity Cover
Jon Hopkins
Immunity
June 4, 2013
Domino

 

Highlights: Open Eye Signal, Collider, We Disappear

No. 2
Deafheaven - Sunbather Cover
Deafheaven
Sunbather
June 11, 2013
Deathwish

 

Highlights: Vertigo, Dreamhouse, Sunbather

No. 1
The National - Trouble Will Find Me Cover
The National
Trouble Will Find Me
May 17, 2013
4AD

Amazingly, I think this might be their best album...

Highlights: Don't Swallow the Cap, Humiliation, Pink Rabbits