My favorite records from 2020

This year has seen a ton of new releases from musicians both familiar and unknown-to-me. I haven't got around to giving a proper listen to many albums I had on my radar, but here's a sampler of what I liked, or found interesting, in 2020.

And a few individual tracks:

Lists from around the www:

R.I.P. Harold Budd (1936–2020)