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The debut album from Weaves is a delightful riff on bands like Pixies and Velvet Underground, and certainly one of the best debut albums of the year. Punk-y alt-rock hasn’t sounded this good since Nirvana. Read more.
The new Gojira record is their best in a while, and perhaps the best metal record album of the year at the moment. A streamlined sound and emotional weight make it an easy recommendation, even for non-metal fans. Read more.
The debut album for The Shelters is a Tom Petty-produced slab of vintage guitar pop that brings the genre into the modern world with a sense of style. Read more.
Kaytranada’s debut album feels almost conservative compared to some of the more aggressive electronic releases this year, but it’s such a polished album that it’s impossible to ignore. Read more.