Best Of 2016 Top 40

The Top 40 albums of 2016 as compiled by Crash staff, based on our opinions, customer feedback and sales in the shop and online. Obviously there is plenty of debate when putting together a list like this and it wasn’t easy narrowing it down to 40 albums,  especially with so many strong contenders this year.  We think we’ve covered a fairly broad mix of genres though.

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No:1 David Bowie – Blackstarwild-beastsNo:3 Wild Beasts – Boy Kingspring-kingNo:5 Spring King – Tell Me If You Like Tolast-shadowNo:7 The Last Shadow Puppets – Everything…le matos

No:9 Le Matos – Chronicles Of The Wastelandgoat-requiem-3600

No:11 Goat – Requiembat-for-lashesNo:13 Bat For Lashes – The Bridedanny-brownNo:15 Danny Brown – Atrocity ExhibitionPolicaUC_Cover_01

No:17 Policia – United Crushersbon iver

No:19 Bon Iver – 22, A Millionpixies-head-carrier

No:21 Pixies – Head CarrierwretchNo:23 Wretch – Self TitledradioheadNo:25 Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Poolpj-harveyNo:27 PJ Harvey – The Hope Six Demolition Projectmr-oizoNo:29 Mr Oizo – All WeteagullsNo:31 Eagulls – Ullageschristine-and-the-queensNo:33 Christine & The Queens – Chaleur Humanedinosaur-jrNo:35 Dinosaur Jr – Give A Glimpse Of …margo-price No:37 Margo Price – Midwest Farmer’s Daughtersavages-adoreNo:39 Savages – Adore Life




No:2 Perturbator – The Uncanny Valleyskeletonkey-640x640No:4 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – Skeleton Treemetallica

No:6 Metallica – Hardwired… To Self Destructleonard-cohen

No:8 Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darkerthee-oh-sees-a-weird-exits-new-album

No:10 Thee Oh Sees – A Weird ExitsBlossoms

No:12 Blossoms – Self Titledcar-seat-headress

No:14 Car Seat Headrest – Teens Of DenialanohniNo:16 Anohni – HopelessnessAF_2016_LP_Jacket_PRINT.inddNo:18 American Football – Self Titledboys-noizeNo:20 Boys Noize – MaydaymetronomyNo:22 Metronomy – Summer ’08parquet_courts_-_human_performance-jpgNo:24 Parquet Courts – Human Performancetinder-sticksNo:26 Tindersticks – The Waiting RoomanchorsongN0:28 Anchorsong – CeremonialIggyPop-Post-Pop-Depression

No:30 Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depressionsurvive

No:32 S U R V I V E – RR7349yakNo:34 Yak – Alas SalvationdaughterNo:36 Daughter – Not To Disappearweezer white

No:38 Weezer – Self Titled (White Album)empire-of-sunNo:40 Empire Of The Sun – Two Vines









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