2009 Albums Ranked By Rating



St. Vincent, Actor
Animal Collective, Merriweather Post Pavilion


Animal Collective, Fall Be Kind [EP]
The Antlers, Hospice
P.O.S., Never Better
The Field, Yesterday and Today
Mos Def, The Ecstatic
Passion Pit, Manners


Pomegranates, Everybody, Come Outside!
Morrissey, Years of Refusal
The Harlem Shakes, Technicolor Health
The Flaming Lips, Embryonic
Lady Gaga, The Fame Monster
Pissed Jeans, King of Jeans
Lily Allen, It's Not Me, It's You
The xx, xx
DOOM, Born Like This
Burial/Four Tet, Moth/Wolf Cub [EP]
Arctic Monkeys, Humbug
British Sea Power, The Soundtrack to the Man of Aran
Modest Mouse, No One's First and You're Next [EP]


Neko Case, Middle Cyclone
The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Smoking Acid [EP]
Yeah Yeah Yeahs, It's Blitz!
Phoenix, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix
Tim Hecker, An Imaginary Country
Jim O'Rourke, The Visitor
Fuck Buttons, Tarot Sport
Dirty Projectors, Bitte Orca
Zomby, One Foot Ahead of the Other [EP]
Camera Obscura, My Maudlin Career
Mirah, (a)spera


Girls, Album
Jarvis Cocker, Further Complications
Tim Exile, Listening Tree
FaltyDL, Love Is a Liability
Sufjan Stevens, The BQE
Major Lazer, Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do
HEALTH, Get Color
Atlas Sound, Logos
Real Estate, Real Estate
Micachu & the Shapes, Jewellery
Double Dagger, More
Andrew Bird, Noble Beast
Telefon Tel Aviv, Immolate Yourself
Truckfighters, Mania


Sonic Youth, The Eternal
MSTRKRFT, Fist of God
Grizzly Bear, Veckatimest
Cymbals Eat Guitars, Why There Are Mountains
Jon Hopkins, Insides
The Films, Oh, Scorpio
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Dinosaur Jr, Farm
Mokira, Persona
The Horrors, Primary Colours
Art Brut, Art Brut vs. Satan
Blank Dogs, Under and Under
Wilco, Wilco (The Album)
The Veils, Sun Gangs
Slayer, World Painted Blood
Architects, Hollow Crown
Vetiver, Tight Knit
Polly Scattergood, Polly Scattergood


Metric, Fantasies
U2, No Line on the Horizon
Julian Casablancas, Phrazes for the Young
Junior Boys, Begone Dull Care
Basement Jaxx, Scars
Asobi Seksu, Hush
Franz Ferdinand, Tonight: Franz Ferdinand
Bowerbirds, Upper Air
1990s, Kicks
The Breeders, Fate to Fatal [EP]
Mount Eerie, Wind's Poem
Tortoise, Beacons of Ancestorship
Akron/Family, Set 'Em Wild, Set 'Em Free


Sunn O))), Monoliths & Dimensions
Wavves, Wavvves
The Lonely Island, Incredibad
N.A.S.A., The Spirit of Apollo
The London Apartments, Signals & Cities Are Forever
The Thermals, Now We Can See
William Basinski, 92982
Regina Spektor, Far


Coconut Records, Davy
The-Dream, Love vs. Money
Kaki King, Mexican Teenagers [EP]
Boredoms, Super Roots 10 [EP]
Clues, Clues
Isis, Wavering Radiant
Röyksopp, Junior
Madeline, White Flag
Bat for Lashes, Two Suns
Mastodon, Crack the Skye
Fever Ray, Fever Ray


The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
DD/MM/YYYY, Black Square
Amesoeurs, Amesoeurs
Zola Jesus, New Amsterdam
AIDS Wolf, Pas Rapport
The Hours, See the Light


Black Moth Super Rainbow, Eating Us
The Papercuts, You Can Have What You Want
Richard Swift, The Atlantic Ocean