The Best Album 2020 So Far

The Best Album 2020 So Far

久々に上半期ベストをやりました。まだ半年経ってないですが、今週末から強めなリリースが出てくるし、年間だと入ってこなそうなのも多そうなんで、このあたりで一区切りしときましょう。

コメントはありません、年間チャートよりは少なめ40枚、順不同、アルファベット順です。

ではどうぞ!


Andy Shauf – The Neon Skyline
ARTIST : Andy Shauf
TITLE : The Neon Skyline
LABEL : Anti-
RELEASE : 1/24/2020
GENRE : ssw, softrock, softpop
LOCATION : Canada


Anna Burch – If You’re Dreaming
ARTIST : Anna Burch
TITLE : If You’re Dreaming
LABEL : Polyvinyl Records
RELEASE : 4/3/2020
GENRE : indiepop, folk, ssw
LOCATION : Detroit, Michigan

Car Seat Headrest – Making A Door Less Open
ARTIST : Car Seat Headrest
TITLE : Making A Door Less Open
LABEL : Matador Records
RELEASE : 5/1/2020
GENRE : indierock, indiepop
LOCATION : Seattle, Washington


Choir Boy – Gathering Swans
ARTIST : Choir Boy
TITLE : Gathering Swans
LABEL : Dais Records
RELEASE : 5/8/2020
GENRE : synthpop, dreampop
LOCATION : Salt Lake City, Utah


Cindy Lee – What’s Tonight To Eternity
ARTIST : Cindy Lee
TITLE : What’s Tonight To Eternity
LABEL : W.25TH
RELEASE : 2/14/2020
GENRE : psychedelic, indierock, experimental
LOCATION : Toronto, Ontario


CMON – Confusing Mix Of Nations
ARTIST : CMON
TITLE : Confusing Mix Of Nations
LABEL : Mexican Summer
RELEASE : 4/3/2020
GENRE : dance, indiepop, soul
LOCATION : Los Angeles, California


Coriky – Coriky
ARTIST : Coriky
TITLE : Coriky
LABEL : Dischord Records
RELEASE : 6/12/2020
GENRE : postcore, punk
LOCATION : Washington, D.C.


Deeper – Auto-Pain
ARTIST : Deeper
TITLE : Auto​-​Pain
LABEL : Fire Talk
RELEASE : 3/27/2020
GENRE : diy, indierock
LOCATION : Chicago, Illinois


Disheveled Cuss – Disheveled Cuss
ARTIST : Disheveled Cuss
TITLE : Disheveled Cuss
LABEL : Sargent House
RELEASE : 6/12/2020
GENRE : altrock, indierock
LOCATION : Los Angeles, California


Dope Body – Home Body
ARTIST : Dope Body
TITLE : Home Body
LABEL : Drag City
RELEASE : 5/1/2020
GENRE : noiserock, grage, psychrock
LOCATION : Baltimore, Maryland


Drab City – Good Songs For Bad People
ARTIST : Drab City
TITLE : Good Songs For Bad People
LABEL : Bella Union
RELEASE : 6/12/2020
GENRE : dreampop, triphop
LOCATION :


Flat Worms – Antarctica
ARTIST : Flat Worms
TITLE : Antarctica
LABEL : God?
RELEASE : 4/10/2020
GENRE : punk, garage, noiserock
LOCATION : Los Angeles, California


Golf Alpha Bravo – The Sundog
ARTIST : Golf Alpha Bravo
TITLE : The Sundog
LABEL : Treasured Recordings
RELEASE : 6/12/2020
GENRE : softpop, folk, ssw
LOCATION : Los Angels, California


Happyness – Floatr
ARTIST : Happyness
TITLE : Floatr
LABEL :
RELEASE : 5/1/2020
GENRE : lofi, indierock, shoegaze, grunge
LOCATION : London, England


Hazel English – Wake UP!
ARTIST : Hazel English
TITLE : Wake UP!
LABEL : Polyvinyl Records/Marathon Artists
RELEASE : 4/24/2020
GENRE : indiepop, folk, psychpop
LOCATION : Champaign, Illinois


I Break Horses – Warnings
ARTIST : I Break Horses
TITLE : Warnings
LABEL : Bella Union
RELEASE : 5/8/2020
GENRE : dreampop
LOCATION : Stockholm, Sweden


Jerry Paper – Abrakadabra
ARTIST : Jerry Paper
TITLE : Abrakadabra
LABEL : Stones Throw
RELEASE : 5/15/2020
GENRE : indiepop, bedroom, soul
LOCATION : Los Angeles, California


Kate NV – Room for the Moon
ARTIST : Kate NV
TITLE : Room for the Moon
LABEL : RVNG Intl
RELEASE : 6/12/2020
GENRE : artpop, electronic, experimental
LOCATION : Moscow, Russia


Katie Von Schleicher – Consummation
ARTIST : Katie Von Schleicher
TITLE : Consummation
LABEL : Full Time Hobby
RELEASE : 5/22/2020
GENRE : altfolk, indierock, ssw
LOCATION : New York, New York


Kyle Forester – Hearts in Gardens
ARTIST : Kyle Forester
TITLE : Hearts in Gardens
LABEL :
RELEASE : 2/21/2020
GENRE : folk, indiepop, ssw
LOCATION : New York, New York


Lithics – Tower of Age
ARTIST : Lithics
TITLE : Tower of Age
LABEL : Trouble In Mind Records
RELEASE : 6/5/2020
GENRE : postpunk
LOCATION : Portland, Oregon


Melkbelly – PITH
ARTIST : Melkbelly
TITLE : PITH
LABEL : Wax Nine Records
RELEASE : 4/3/2020
GENRE : punk, diy, indierock
LOCATION : Chicago, Illinois


The Memories – Pickles & Pies
ARTIST : The Memories
TITLE : Pickles & Pies
LABEL : Gnar Tapes
RELEASE : 5/29/2020
GENRE : lofi, folk, garage, indiepop
LOCATION : Los Angeles, California


Mo Troper – Natural Beauty
ARTIST : Mo Troper
TITLE : Natural Beauty
LABEL : Tender Loving Empire
RELEASE : 2/14/2020
GENRE : ssw, indierock, lofi
LOCATION : Portland, Oregon


Nadia Reid – Out of My Province
ARTIST : Nadia Reid
TITLE : Out of My Province
LABEL : Spacebomb
RELEASE : 3/6/2020
GENRE : folk, indiefolk, ssw
LOCATION : New Zealand


No Age – Goons Be Gone
ARTIST : No Age
TITLE : Goons Be Gone
LABEL : Drag City
RELEASE : 6/5/2020
GENRE : punk, postpunk, indierock,
LOCATION : Los Angeles, California


Peel Dream Magazine – Agitprop Alterna
ARTIST : Peel Dream Magazine
TITLE : Agitprop Alterna
LABEL : Slumberland Records, Tough Love
RELEASE : 4/3/2020
GENRE : shoegaze, kraut, indierock
LOCATION : New York


Pet Shimmers – Face Down In Meta
ARTIST : Pet Shimmers
TITLE : Face Down In Meta
LABEL :
RELEASE : 1/31/2020
GENRE : shoegaze, indierock
LOCATION : Bristol, England


Porridge Radio – Every Bad
ARTIST : Porridge Radio
TITLE : Every Bad
LABEL : Secretly Canadian
RELEASE : 3/13/2020
GENRE : indierock, artrock
LOCATION : London, England


Public Practice – Gentle Grip
ARTIST : Public Practice
TITLE : Gentle Grip
LABEL : Wharf Cat Records
RELEASE : 5/14/2020
GENRE : postpunk
LOCATION : New York, New York


Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever – Sideways to New Italy
ARTIST : Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever
TITLE : Sideways to New Italy
LABEL : Sub Pop
RELEASE : 6/5/2020
GENRE : Melbourne, Australia
LOCATION : postrock, indierock


Snarls – Burst
ARTIST : Snarls
TITLE : Burst
LABEL : Take This To Heart Records
RELEASE : 3/6/2020
GENRE : indiepop, indierock, diy
LOCATION : Columbus, Ohio


Soccer Mommy – Color Theory
ARTIST : Soccer Mommy
TITLE : color theory
LABEL : Loma Vista Recordings
RELEASE : 2/28/2020
GENRE : indiepop, indierock
LOCATION : Nashville, Tennessee


Sorry – 925
ARTIST : Sorry
TITLE : 925
LABEL : Domino
RELEASE : 3/27/2020
GENRE : artpop, altpop
LOCATION : London, England


The Stroppies – Look Alive!
ARTIST : The Stroppies
TITLE : Look Alive!
LABEL : Tough Love
RELEASE : 6/5/2020
GENRE : indiepop, guitarpop
LOCATION : Melbourne, Australia


Tennis – Swimmer
ARTIST : Tennis
TITLE : Swimmer
LABEL :
RELEASE : 2/14/2020
GENRE : indiepop, softpop, retropop
LOCATION : Denver, Colorado


TOPS – I Feel Alive
ARTIST : TOPS
TITLE : I Feel Alive
LABEL : Musique TOPS
RELEASE : 4/3/2020
GENRE : softpop, dreampop
LOCATION : Montréal, Québec


Waxahatchee – Saint Cloud
ARTIST : Waxahatchee
TITLE : Saint Cloud
LABEL : Merge Records
RELEASE : 3/27/2020
GENRE : indierock, ssw
LOCATION : Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Westerman – Your Hero Is Not Dead
ARTIST : Westerman
TITLE : Your Hero Is Not Dead
LABEL : Partisan/PIAS
RELEASE : 6/5/2020
GENRE : artpop, ssw
LOCATION : London, England


Yumi Zouma – Truth or Consequences
ARTIST : Yumi Zouma
TITLE : Truth or Consequences
LABEL : Polyvinyl Records
RELEASE : 3/13/2020
GENRE : dreampop,indiepop,dance
LOCATION : New Zealand