Year-End Lists

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Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Albums of 2013

29 December 2013

Tiny Mix Tapes: Favorite 50 Albums of 2013

[see also 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011]

  1. Oneohtrix Point NeverR Plus Seven
  2. Dean BluntThe Redeemer
  3. Julia HolterLoud City Song
  4. PharmakonAbandon
  5. Kanye WestYeezus
  6. Autre Ne VeutAnxiety
  7. Graham Lambkin & Jason LescalleetPhotographs
  8. 18+MIXTAP3
  9. Arca&&&&&
  10. Forest SwordsEngravings
  11. Tim HeckerVirgins
  12. MohammadSom Sakrifis
  13. Sean McCannMusic for Private Ensemble
  14. Laurel HaloChance of Rain
  15. D/P/IFresh Roses
  16. Lucrecia DaltSyzygy
  17. James FerraroNYC, Hell 3:00am
  18. The KnifeShaking the Habitual
  19. Dean BluntStone Island
  20. DJ RashadDouble Cup
  21. Andrew PeklerCover Versions
  22. Bill OrcuttA History Of Every One
  23. My Bloody Valentinembv
  24. Dirty BeachesDrifters/Love Is the Devil
  25. James BlakeOvergrown
  26. Inga CopelandHigher Powers
  27. Danny BrownOld
  28. Stara RzekaCień Chmury Nad Ukrytym Polem
  29. The BodyChrists, Redeemers
  30. Bill CallahanDream River
  31. Matana RobertsCoin Coin Chapter Two: Mississippi Moonchile
  32. NmeshNu.wav Hallucinations
  33. Lee NobleRuiner
  34. The Flaming LipsThe Terror
  35. Julianna BarwickNepenthe
  36. Wolf EyesNo Answer: Lower Floors
  37. Colin StetsonNew History Warfare, Vol. 3: To See More Light
  38. AhnnuWorld Music
  39. Chief KeefAlmighty So
  40. Jenny HvalInnocence Is Kinky
  41. Death GripsGovernment Plates
  42. Huerco SColonial Patterns
  43. The Dead CArmed Courage
  44. GrouperThe Man Who Died In His Boat
  45. EarnHell on Earth
  46. Paisley ParksБh○§†
  47. These New PuritansField of Reeds
  48. Frog EyesCarey’s Cold Spring
  49. FoodmanShokuhin
  50. Lil Ugly ManeThree Sided Tape (Volumes One and Two)