Year-End Lists

Notable, browsable lists of the year's best music, movies, books, and TV shows. Year-end lists are fingerprints; aggregate statistics are smudges. Therefore, we make no tallies. Follow the link for each list to see essential commentary from its authors, at the source.

Tiny Mix Tapes: 50 Favorite Music Releases of 2017

18 December 2017

Tiny Mix Tapes: 50 Favorite Music Releases of 2017

[see also 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011]

  1. Mount EerieA Crow Looked at Me
  2. Yves TumorExperiencing the Deposit of Faith
  3. ArcaArca
  4. Charli XCXNumber 1 Angel
  5. KleinTommy
  6. Kendrick LamarDAMN.
  7. Laurel HaloDust
  8. LordeMelodrama
  9. Playboi CartiPlayboi Carti
  10. MhysaFantasii
  11. Felicia AtkinsonHand In Hand
  12. various artistsMono No Aware
  13. Ryuichi Sakamotoasync
  14. MiloWho Told You To Think??!!?!?!?!
  15. various artistsSounds of Sisso
  16. DJ EscrowUniversal Soulja Vol. 1
  17. SZACtrl
  18. GasNarkopop
  19. Chief KeefThot Breaker
  20. MESHHesaitix
  21. BjörkUtopia
  22. JlinBlack Origami
  23. various artistsTwin Peaks (Music from the Limited Event Series)
  24. various artistsTwin Peaks (Limited Even Series Soundtrack)
  25. Chino AmobiParadiso
  26. SlowdiveSlowdive
  27. various artistsClub Chai Vol. 1
  28. Big ThiefCapacity
  29. Leo Hoffsaes & Loto RetinaEarly Contact
  30. cupcakKeQueen Elizabitch
  31. Lawrence EnglishCruel Optimism
  32. Young ThugBEAUTIFUL THUGGER GIRLS
  33. Khaki BlazerDidn’t Have To Cut
  34. Konrad SprengerStack Music
  35. Giant ClawSoft Channel
  36. woopheadclrmsMeeting Room + Rare Plants
  37. Richard DawsonPeasant
  38. Pan DaijingLack
  39. Upgrayedd SmurphyHYPNOSYS
  40. ActressAZD
  41. Kara-Lis CoverdaleGrafts
  42. Amnesia ScannerAS Truth
  43. PharmakonContact
  44. Julie ByrneNot Even Happiness
  45. Toiret StatusNyoi Plunger
  46. Bell WitchMirror Reaper
  47. ColleenA flame my love, a frequency
  48. NmeshPharma
  49. Tara Jane O’NeilTara Jane O’Neil
  50. Sun ArawThe Saddle of the Increate
  51. Perfume GeniusNo Shape