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Top 25 Albums of 2008


In my opinion, anyway. I didn't include any comps, live releases, tapes/CD-Rs, hip-hop (sorry, Kanye) or jazz (which I will likely make a separate list for). Thanks to all the people who rip and upload, listen and recommend and generally help to spread the music. Happy Holidays.

25. Cloudland Canyon - Lie In Light (Electronic, Kraut, Pyschedelic)

24. Times New Viking - Rip It Off (Lo-fi, Indie Rock)

23. Porn/Merzbow - And The Devil Makes Three (Noise)

22. Hair Police - Certainty Of Swarms (Noise Rock)

21. Expo 70 - Black Ohms (Drone, post-rock, kraut)

20. Head of Wantasquet - Mortagne (Freak Folk)

19. Koen Holtkamp - Field Rituals (Ambient Folk)

18. Burning Star Core - Challenger (Ambient, experimental)

17. Yellow Swans - Deterioration Yellow Swans (Drone, psychedelic)

16. Magic Lantern - High Beams (Psych rock)

15. Emeralds - Solar Bridge (Psychedelic, experimental, drone)

14. Eternal Tapestry - Mystic Induction (P…