These are our favourite records released since January 1 – voted for by our contributors
40. Half Waif
Nandi Rose Plunkett’s second album of skilled synth work about isolation in America.
Read Mike Vinti’s full review.
38. La Luz
The LA group’s third album of blackened surf rock.
Take a look at Susan Darlington’s album review.
37. The Voidz
Julian Casablancas’ best, maddest work this side of ‘First Impressions of Earth’.
It kinda blew Edgar Smith’s mind at the time it came out – see the review.
36. Marie Davidson
Working Class Woman
Canadian techno about the stresses and strains of working Berlin’s clubland.
Check out Oli Rankine’s interview with Marie.