With wide-reaching arms and hungry ears, each of our writers has compiled his or her top albums of the year, for you to peruse our eclectic, atypical, and only occasionally overlapping tastes. You'd be well-served to check out every single record here.
- dance, indie, pop, psychedelic, electronic
- metal, electronic, experimental, ambient
- pop, soul, electronic, ambient
- electronic, ambient, instrumental, pop
- ambient, metal, garage, indie
- dance, electronic, indie, pop, hip-hop