Best of 2013

 Parquet Courts

11. Light Up Gold
- Parquet Courts

"Both instantly addictive and lastingly rewarding" 5/5 The Guardian
• Buy: CD ( £9.00) | MP3 ( £7.19)| Vinyl ( £19.87)

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Deafheaven

12. Sunbather
- Deafheaven

"It's bold, intelligent, and demanding" 10/10 Absolute Punk
• Buy: CD ( £8.21) | MP3 ( £6.93)| Vinyl ( £28.54)

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Laura Marling

13. Once I Was An Eagle
- Laura Marling

"A beautiful achievement" Clash
• Buy: CD ( £4.99) | MP3 ( £7.49)| Vinyl ( £18.04)

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Laura Mvula

14. Sing to the Moon
- Laura Mvula

"An extraordinary sensation of light, air, and space" The Independent on Sunday
• Buy: CD ( £4.89) | MP3 ( £6.99)| Vinyl ( £28.13)

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Nick Cave

15. Push The Sky Away
- Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

"An aquatic, slow-moving work of hushed beauty" 9/10 Uncut
• Buy: CD ( £9.99)|MP3 ( £6.98)| Vinyl ( £13.32)

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Owiny Sigoma Band

16. Power Punch
- Owiny Sigoma Band

"...creating an electronic age album with a very real, always fun-loving, human pulse" The Guardian
• Buy: CD ( £8.87) | MP3 ( £6.59)| Vinyl ( £16.13)

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Sigur Ros

17. Kveikur
- Sigur Ros

"Kveikur is the band’s noisiest and most muscular record yet" Beats Per Minute
• Buy: CD ( £9.69) | MP3 ( £7.49)| Vinyl ( £20.20)

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Disclosure - Settle

18. Settle
- Disclosure

"A brilliant debut album" Pitchfork
• Buy: CD (From £4.99) | MP3 ( £3.99)| Vinyl ( £19.74)
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Vampire Weekend

19. Modern Vampires Of The City
- Vampire Weekend

"Warm, airy, low-gimmick pop" Pitchfork
• Buy: CD ( £8.99) | MP3 ( £7.49)| Vinyl ( £12.83)

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra

20. II
- Unknown Mortal Orchestra

"nifty and direct lyrics that charm with morbid honesty" Drowned in Sound
• Buy: CD ( £7.99) | MP3 ( )| Vinyl ( £20.14)

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The National

21. Trouble Will Find Me
- The National

"Exquisite" The Guardian
• Buy: CD ( £10.75) | MP3 ( £7.49)| Vinyl ( £15.22)

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The Knife

22. Shaking the Habitual
- The Knife

"A musical manifesto advocating for a better, fairer, weirder world - 8.4/10" Pitchfork
• Buy: CD ( £11.33) | MP3 ( )| Vinyl ( £22.30)

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Young Fathers

23. Tape Two
- Young Fathers

"Uniquely imaginative and scattered"
All Music Guide
• Buy: CD ( £7.59) | MP3 ( )| Vinyl ( £15.84)

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Lorde

24. Pure Heroine
- Lorde

"An intimidatingly assured opening shot from a major new talent" Q Magazine
• Buy: CD ( £4.00) | MP3 ( £4.99)| Vinyl ( £14.60)

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Janelle Monae

25. The Electric Lady
- Janelle Monae

"What a wild and wonderful listening experience this is" 5/5 The Telegraph
• Buy: CD ( £7.50) | MP3 ( £7.99)| Vinyl ( £28.80)

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Tamikrest

26. Chatma
- Tamikrest

"Chatma is a polished set" Q Magazine
• Buy: CD ( £9.99) | MP3 ( £5.69)| Vinyl ( £22.74)

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Deerhunter

27. Monomania
- Deerhunter

"...it sounds pretty astonishing cranked up loud" Drowned in Sound
• Buy: CD ( £9.99) | MP3 ( £7.49)| Vinyl ( £18.31)

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Mikal Cronin

28. MCII
- Mikal Cronin

"Cronin's shiny, happy second album packs a surfeit of melody - 4/5" The Guardian
• Buy: CD ( £10.58)| Vinyl ( £21.82)

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Foals

29. Holy Fire
- Foals

"Sharp. Emotive. Massive - 9/10" NME
• Buy: CD ( £4.50) | MP3 ( £5.99)| Vinyl ( £18.99)

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Queens of the Stone Age

30. Like Clockwork
- Queens of the Stone Age

"A return to form" Q Magazine
• Buy: CD ( £8.99) | MP3 ( £7.49)| Vinyl ( £31.23)

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