Großbritannien: Die besten Alben 2018

Im United Kingdom ticken die Uhren der rock- und popmusikalischen Printmedien schneller. Der Schlussstrich unter ein Jahr wird in Großbritannien bereits Ende November gezogen.
Deshalb hier schon mal einige 2018er Listen aus dem Vereinigten Königreich.

Mojo End Of Year Recordings 2018

1. Kamasi Washington - Heaven And Earth
2. Arctic Monkeys - Tranquillity Base Hotel & Casino
3. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever - Hope Downs
4. Janelle Monae - Dirty Computer
5. Christine And The Queens - Chris
6. Idels - Joy As An Act Of Resistance
7. Ryley Walker - Defman Glance
8. Courtney Barnett - Tell Me How You Really Feel
9. Spritualized - And Nothing Hurt
10. Breeders - All Nerve
11. Fatoumata Diawara - Fenfo
12. Pusha T - Daytona
13. Kurt Vile - Bottle It In
14. Paul Weller - True Meanings
15. Tracy Thorn - Record
16. Cypress Hill - Elephants On Acid
17. Gaz Coombes - World's Strongest Man
18. Young Fathers - Cocoa Sugar
19. Low - Double Negative
20. Let's Eat Grandma - I'm All Ears
21. Parquet Courts - Wide Awake!
22. Field Music - Open Here
23. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour
24. Oh Sees - Smote Reverser
25. Cat Power - Wanderer
26. Elvis Costello - Look Now
27. Paul McCartney - Egypt Station
28. Eleanor Friedberger - Rebound
29. Gwenno - Le Kov
30. Khruangbin - Con Todo El Mundo
31. Anna Calvi - Hunter
32. Gruff Rhys - Babelsberg
33. Ry Cooder - The Prodigal Son
34. Insecure Men - Insecure Men
35. Suede - The Blue Hour
36. Sleep - The Sciences
37. The Goon Sax - We're Not Talking
38. Ty Segall - Freedom's Goblin
39. Stephen Malkmus - Sparkle Hard
40. Maisha - There Is A Place
41. Richard Thompson - 13 Rivers
42. Prince - Piano And A Microphone 1983
43. Chris Carter - Chris Carter's Chemistry Lessons Volume 1
44. Yo La Tengo - There's A Riot Going On
45. Wye Oak - The Louder I Call, The Faster I Run
46. Binker & Moses - Alive In The East?
47. Imarhan - Temet
48. Phosphorecent - C'est La Vie
49. Villagers - The Art Of Pretending To Swim
50. Hookworms - Microshift
51. Belle & Sebastian - How To Solve Our Human Condition
52. Confidence Man - Confident Music For Confident People
53. Courtney Marie Andrews - May Your Kindness Remain
54. Go-Cart Mozart - Mozart's Mini Mart
55. Mudhoney - Digital Garbage
56. Swamp Dog - Love, Loss And Auto Tune
57. John Grant - Love Is Magic
58. Laura Veirs - The Lookout
59. Cedric Burnside - Benton County Relic
60. Jon Hassell - Listening To Pictures
61. Jon Hopkins - Singularity
62. Mitski - Be The Cowboy
63. Sons Of Kemit - Your Queen Is A Reptile
64. Jim James - Uniform Distortion
65. Bjork - Utopia
66. Lump - Lump
67. Willie Nelson - Last Man Standing
68. Johnny Marr - Call The Comet
69. Jungle - For Ever
70. Neil Young & Promise Of The Real - The Visitor
71. Shame - Songs Of Praise
72. Hailu Mergia - Laal Belu
73. Jack White - Boarding House
74. Candi Staton - Unstoppable
75. Gorillaz - The Now Now

Re Issues

1. Bobbie Gentry - The Girl From Chickasaw County
2. The Beatles - The Beatles (White Album)
3. John Coltrane - In Both Directions At Once: The Lost Recordings
4. Neil Young - Roxy: Tonight's The Night
5. Felt - Ignite The Seven Canons
6. Love - Forever Changes
7. Teenage Fanclub - Bandwagonesque
8. Bob Dylan - More Blood, More Tracks
9. The Beta Band - The Three E.P's
10. Gene Clark - Sings For You
11. Roxy Music - Roxy Music
12. Various Artists - When The Day Is Done: The Orchestrations Of Robert Kirby
13. Alice Coltrane - Spritual Eternal
14. The Kinks - …Are The Village Green Preservation Society
15. Wire - 154
16. Primal Scream - Give Out But Don't Give Up: The Memphis Sessions
17. Bob Seeger - Heavy Music: The Complete Camio Recordings
18. Pet Shop Boys - Introspective
19. Suede - Suede
20. The Rolling Stones - On Air

Jazz

1. Kamasi Washington - Heaven And Earth
2. Binker & Moses - Alive In The East?
3. Maisha - There Is A Place
4. Onyx Collective - Lower East Suite
5. Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids - An Angel Fell
6. Sons Of Kemit - Your Queen Is A Reptile
7. Joe Armon-Jones - Starting Today
8. Makaya Mccraven - Universal Beings
9. Ingrid Laubrock - Contemporary Chaos Practices
10. Summers Sons & C Tappin - Uhuru

Electronica

1. Leon Vynehall - Nothing Is Still
2. Oliver Coates - Shelly's On Zenn-La
3. Dj Koze - Knock Knock
4. Pariah - Here, From Where We Are
5. John Hopkins - Singularity
6. Nils Frahm - All Melody
7. Matt Karmil - Will
8. Martyn - Voids
9. Alva Noto - Unieqav
10. Joseph Shabason - Anne

Folk

1. Karine Polwart - Laws Of Motion
2. Lisa O'neil - Herd A Long Gone Song
3. Sam Sweeney - The Unfinished Violin
4. Grace Petrie - Queer As Folk
5. John Smith - Hummingbird
6. Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar - Utopia & Wastland
7. Jackie Oates - The Joy Of Living
8. Norna Waterson, Eliza Carthy & The Gift Band - Anchor
9. Shooglenifty & Dhun Dhora - Written In Water
10. Olivia Chaney - Shelter

Americana

1. Cowboy Junkies - All That Reckoning
2. Ry Cooder - The Prodigal Son
3. The Lost Brothers - Halfway Towards A Healing
4. John Prine - The Tree Of Forgiveness
5. Dave Alvin & Jimmy Dale Gilmore - Downey To Lubbock
6. Grant-Lee Phillips - Widdershins
7. Mary Gauthier - Rifles And Rosary Beads
8. I See Hawks In La - Live And Never Learn
9. Trampled By Turtles - Life Is Goon On The Open Road
10. Priscilla Renea - Coloured

Uncut Albums Of The Year 2018

1. Low - Double Negative
2. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever - Hope Downs
3. Ty Segall - Freedom's Goblin
4. Spritualized - And Nothing Hurt
5. You La Tengo - There's A Riot Going On
6. Janelle Monae - Dirty Computer
7. Gruff Rhys - Babelsberg
8. Beak> - Invada
9. Christine And The Queens - Chris
10. Sons Of Kemet - Your Queen Is A Reptile
11. Richard Thompson - 13 Rivers
12. Neko Case - Hell-On
13. Young Fathers - Cocoa Sugar
14. Ry Cooder - The Prodigal Son
15. Elvis Costello & The Imposters - Look Now
16. Ezra Furman - Transangelic Exodus
17. Courtney Barnett - Tell Me How You Really Feel
18. The Breeders - All Nerve
19. Cowboy Junkies - All That Reckoning
20. Jack White - Boarding House Ranch
21. Kamasi Washington - Heaven And Hell
22. Father John Misty - God's Favourite Customer
23. Kurt Vile - Bottle It In
24. Paul Weller - True Meanings
25. Courtney Marie Andrews - May Your Kindness Remain
26. John Prine - The Tree Of Forgiveness
27. Idles - Joy As An Act Of Resistance
28. Dirty Projectors - Lamp Lit Prose
29. Let's Eat Grandma - I'm All Ears
30. Melissa Laveaux - Radyo Siwel
31. Gazelle Twin - Pastoral
32. Gwenno - Le Kov
33. Connan Mockasin - Jassbusters
34. Hookworms - Microshift
35. Go Kart Mozart - Mozart's Mini Mart
36. The Lemon Twigs - Go To School
37. Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks - Sparkle Hard
38. Calexico - The Thread That Keeps Us
39. Eleanor Friedberger - Rebound
40. Arctic Monkeys - Tranquillity Base Hotel + Casino
41. Cat Power - Wanderer
42. Melody's Echo Chamber - Bon Voyage
43. Tracy Thorn - Record
44. Ryley Walker - Deafman Glances
45. Anna Calvi - Hunter
46. Kathryn - From When I Wake The Want Is
47. Julian Holter - Aviary
48. Laura Veirs - The Lookout
49. Mary Lattimore - Hundreds Of Days
50. The Necks - Body
51. Gwenifer Raymond - You Never Were Much Of A Dancer
52. Willie Nelson - Last Man Standing
53. David Byrne - American Utopia
54. Tune-Yards - I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life
55. Jess Williamson - Cosmic Wink
56. Dawn Landis - Meet Me At The River
57. Elephant Micah - Geneicana
58. Mary Gauthier - Rifles And Rosary Beads
59. Stick In The Wheel - Follow Them True
60. Us Girls - In A Poem Unlimited
61. Laurie Anderson & The Kronos Quartet - Landfall
62. Angelque Kid Joe - Remain In Light
63. Israel Nash - Lifted
64. Suede - The Blue Hour
65. Blood Orange - Negro Swan
66. Arve Henriksen - The Hight Of The Reeds
67. Phosphorescent - C'est La Vie
68. Richard Swift - The Hex
69. Natalie Prass - The Future And The Past
70. Harmony Rockets - Lochesis/Clotha/Atropos
71. Jon Hopkins - Singularity
72. Oliva Chaney - Shelter
73. Kacey Musgraves - Golden Hour
74. Beach House - 7
75. Fatoumata Diawara - Fenfo

Uncut Re Issues of 2018

1. John Coltrane - Both Directions At Once
2. Prince - Piano & A Microphone 1983
3. Neil Young - Roxy: Tonight’s The Night Live 1973
4. Felt - Reissues
5. Roxy Music - Roxy Music
6. The Beatles - The Beatles
7. Teenage Fanclub - Bandwagonesque
8. Tom Petty - An American Treasure
9. The Fall - I Am Kurious Oranj
10. Bob Dylan - More Blood On The Racks: Bootleg Series Vol. 14
11. Liz Phair - Girly-Sound To Guyville: The 25th Anniversary Box Set
12. Wire - Pink Flag/Chairs Missing/154
13. Bobby Gentry - The Girl From Chickasaw County
14. The Kinks - The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society
15. Stereolab - Switched On
16. Bert Jansch - A Man I'd Rather Be Part 1
17. Brian Eno - Discreet Music
18. Various Artists - Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs Presents: Paris In The Spring
19. The Beta Band - The Three Ep's
20. David Bowie - Loving The Alien (1983-1988)
21. Love - Forever Changes 50th Anniversary Edition
22. Pet Shop Boys - Behavior
23. Super Furry Animals - At The Bbc
24. Cocteau Twins - Treasure Hunting: The Fontana Years
25. Dave Evans - The Words In Between
26. Harumi Hosono - Hosono House
27. Judee Sill - Songs Of Rapture And Redemption
28. David Sylvian & Holger Czukay - Plight & Premonition/Flux & Mutabilion
29. Zuider Zee - Zeenith
30. Alice Coltrane - The Complete Warner Brothers Studio Recordings

NME Albums Of The Year 2018

1. The 1975 – A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships
2. Arctic Monkeys – Tranquility Base Hotel & Casino
3. IDLES – Joy As An Act Of Resistance
4. Sunflower Bean – Twentytwo In Blue
5. Pusha T – Daytona
6. Shame – Songs of Praise
7. Kali Uchis – Isolation
8. Cardi B – Invasion of Privacy
9. Mitski – Be the Cowboy
10. Christine and the Queens – Chris
11. Robyn – Honey
12. Blood Orange – Negro Swan
13. Dream Wife – Dream Wife
14. Snail Mail – Lush
15. Kids See Ghosts – Kids See Ghosts
16. BROCKHAMPTON – Iridescence
17. Parquet Courts – Wide Awake!
18. Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – Hope Downs
19. Travis Scott – Astroworld
20. Slaves – Acts of Fear & Love
21. Ariana Grande – Sweetener
22. Deafheaven – Ordinary Corrupt Human Love
23. SOPHIE – Oil of Every Pearls Un-Insides
24. Young Fathers – Cocoa Sugar
25. Tommy Cash – ¥€$
26. Matt Maltese – Bad Contestant
27. Jon Hopkins – Singularity
28. Ezra Furman – Transangelic Exodus
29. Troye Sivan – Bloom
30. Vince Staples – FM!
31. Amen Dunes – Freedom
32. J. Cole – KOD
33. Years & Years – Palo Santo
34. Kanye West – ye
35. Turnstile – Time and Space
36. Janelle Monáe – Dirty Computer
37. Parcels – Parcels
38. Mac Miller – Swimming
39. Soccer Mommy – Clean
40. Spiritualized – And Nothing Hurt
41. Tirzah – Devotion
42. Tom Misch – Geography
43. Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Sex & Food
44. David Byrne – American Utopia
45. The Story So Far – Proper Dose
46. Father John Misty – Gods Favourite Customer
47. Gorillaz – The Now Now
48. The Prodigy – No Tourists
49. Rejjie Snow – Dear Annie
50. Jack White – Boarding House Reach
51. Ross From Friends – Family Portrait
52. Maribou State – Kingdoms In Colour
53. Pale Waves – My Mind Makes Noises
54. Confidence Man – Confident Music For Confident People
55. Mastersystem – Dance Music
56. Fucked Up – Dose Your Dreams
57. Viagra Boys – Street Worms
58. Kurt Vile – Bottle It In
59. Earl Sweatshirt – SRS
60. Architects – Holy Hell
61. Agar Agar – The Dog & The Future
62. Lil Peep – Come Over When Youre Sober Pt II
63. Courtney Barnett – Tell Me How You Really Feel
64. Connan Mockasin – Jassbusters
65. Kacey Musgraves – Golden Hour
66. The Breeders – All Nerve
67. Lets Eat Grandma – Im All Ears
68. Jpegmafia – Veteran
69. Manic Street Preachers – Resistance Is Futile
70. Muse – Simulation Theory
71. Superorganism – Superorganism
72. The Garden – Mirror Might Steal Your Charm
73. The Good The Bad The Queen – Merrie Land
74. Nine Inch Nails – Bad Witch
75. U.S. Girls – In A Poem Unlimited
76. Greta Van Fleet – Anthem Of The Peaceful Army
77. Iceage – Beyondless
78. Ghetts – Ghetto Gospel (The New Testament)
79. Octavian – Spaceman
80. Noname – Room 25
81. Jay Rock – Redemption
82. Goat Girl – Goat Girl
83. Nakhane – You Will Not Die
84. Florence + the Machine – High As Hope
85. Leon Vynehall – Nothing Is Still
86. Eminem – Kamikaze
87. Blossoms – Cool Like You
88. Lykke Li – So Sad, So Sexy
89. Vein – Errorzone
90. Anderson .Paak – Oxnard
91. The Carters – Everything Is Love
92. Kamasi Washington – Heaven & Earth
93. Vinyl Williams – Opal
94. Rosalía – El Mal Querer
95. Hovvdy – Cranberry
96. Genghar – Where Wildness Grows
97. Peace – Kindness Is The New Rock And Roll
98. Rae Morris – Someone Out There
99. Natalie Prass – The Future and The Past
100. Interpol – Marauder