Notable releases 2015

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Great albums released this year, A-Z with favorites are in bold.

(Updated Dec 18, 2015)


Album β™« 🍏
Adam Bryanbaum Wiltzie – Travels in Constants Vol. 24 β™« 🍏
Anthony Child – Electronic Recordings from Maui Jungle Vol. 1 β™« 🍏
Arca – Mutant β™« 🍏
Bang on a Can All-Stars – Field Recordings β™« 🍏
Beirut – No No No β™« 🍏
BjΓΆrk – Vulnicura β™« 🍏
Chilly Gonzales – Chambers β™« 🍏
Demdike Stare – Testpressing #007: Rathe/Patchwork β™« 🍏
Father John Misty – I Love You, Honeybear β™« 🍏
Four Tet – Morning/Evening β™« 🍏
Godspeed You! Black Emperor – β€˜Asunder, Sweet and Other Distress’ β™« 🍏
Grimes – Art Angels β™« 🍏
Holly Herndon – Platform β™« 🍏
Inventions – Maze of Woods β™« 🍏
Jamie xx – In Colour β™« 🍏
Jeff Bridges – Sleeping Tapes β™« 🍏
Jenny Hval – Apocalypse, girl β™« 🍏
Jim O’Rourke – Simple Songs β™«
Joanna Newsom – Divers β™«
Jon Hopkins – Late Night Tales β™« 🍏
Kurt Vile – b’lieve i’m goin down… β™« 🍏
Lubomyr Melnyk – Rivers and Streams β™«
Luke Abbott – Music For A Flat Landscape: Original Soundtrack to β€˜The Goob’ β™« 🍏
METZ – II β™« 🍏
Max Richter – From Sleep β™« 🍏
Nava MamΔƒ – Nava MamΔƒ β™«
Nils Frahm – Late Night Tales β™« 🍏
Nils Frahm – Solo β™« 🍏
Noveller – Fantastic Planet β™«
Oneohtrix Point Never – Garden of Delete β™« 🍏
OZmotic & Fennesz – AirEffect β™« 🍏
Protomartyr – The Agent Intellect β™« 🍏
Rachel Grimes – The Clearing β™« 🍏
Richard Hawley – Hollow Meadows β™« 🍏
Richie Hawtin – From My Mind To Yours β™« 🍏
Sleaford Mods – Key Markets β™« 🍏
Sleater-Kinney – No Cities to Love β™« 🍏
Squarepusher – Damogen Furies β™« 🍏
St Germain – St Germain β™« 🍏
Sufjan Stevens – Carrie and Lowell β™« 🍏
Sunn O))) – Kannon β™« 🍏
Tame Impala – Currents β™« 🍏
The Gurdjieff Ensemble, Levon Eskenian – Komitas β™«
Tigran Hamasyan – Luys i Luso β™«
Viet Cong – Viet Cong β™« 🍏
Wil Bolton – Marram β™«
William Basinski – The Deluge/Cascade β™« 🍏
Wolfgang Voigt – RΓΌckverzauberung 10 / Nationalpark β™« 🍏
Yuta Nagashima – White Sleep β™« 🍏

Other years: 2014, 2016

A few other year-end lists:

+ Largehearted Boy’s excellent meta-list.

Earlier: Walking in Walden

Later: Eight Versions of Satie’s Gnossienne No. 1 (1890)